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A Type K5 star only 68 light-years from Sol, named and sighted as one of the brightest in the night sky by Earth's ancients. Aldebaran is known by its old Earth Bayer classification: Alpha Tauri. It has...
Neutral Zone, Romulan
An area of space between the United Federation of Planets and the Romulan Star Empire that measures approximately one light year and serves as a "buffer" zone. Any incursion into the Romulan Neutral...
A popular mid-22nd century bar and hang-out in Mill Valley, California, especially frequented by Starfleet trainees and officers from facilities in nearby San Francisco. Trip Tucker and Malcolm Reed both...
Oklahoma city located along the foothills of the Ouachita Mountains. In 2151, the Klingon Klaang encountered Farmer Moore after a shuttle crash, making Broken Bow the site of first contact between Klingons...
The Class-M homeworld of the spacefaring, humanoid Denobulan species, the lone planet of the star Denobula Triaxa. It contains only one large continent. Dr. Phlox, who served aboard the Enterprise NX-01...
Planetary system in the Alpha Quadrant. The arctic terrained Rigel X is the site of a trading complex where many species interact, and was the last known location of the Klingon Klaang before he crashed...
Branch of the United Federation of Planets assigned to the exploration of space and the resulting scientific, diplomatic and defensive duties. Starfleet began as an Earth agency dedicated to space exploration....
The location on a starship where artificial gravity is not fully effective. This results in a micro-version of a zero-G environment. The sweet spot is usually about halfway between the grav-generator and...
According to Dr. Phlox, Denobula has many Kaybin bars, which are often open all night. Phlox informed his friend and colleague Dr. Jeremy Lucas that there were several along the river near Lucas' living...
Vulcan designation for a planet suitable for humanoid life. Upon encountering a new planet in 2152, T'Pol suggested launching automated probes to the surface to ascertain whether or not it was Minshara-class.
Ancient, sacred Vulcan monastery. The 3,000-year-old P'Jem served as a sanctuary for meditation and the ritual purging of emotion known as the "Kolinahr." Andorian commandos took control of the temple...
Homeworld of the Valakians and the Menk. The Valakians were devastated by a mysterious plague, while the Menk seemed to be immune. Dr. Phlox determined that the Menk would eventually become the dominant...
Alpha Quadrant Federation colony. Space boomer Travis Mayweather was born on the cargo ship Horizon halfway between Vega Colony and the planet Draylax. In 2154, the U.S.S. Enterprise under Capt. Pike...
This location on Risa is good for rock-climbing — the cliff face changes pitch and the hand-holds actually move. Travis Mayweather was eager to try it out, but ended up breaking his leg while climbing.
Alpha Quadrant planet and the homeworld of the Mazarites. In 2152, the Enterprise NX-01 was ordered to pick up Vulcan ambassador V'Lar on Mazar. V'Lar was on a mission to expose corrupt government officials,...
The bleak, barely habitable Class-M world where a colony of more than 1,000 Xindi-Primates and Xindi-Arboreals work to build the Xindi superweapon,. An outer defense perimeter protects the project. Project...
A tiny island in Earth's South Pacific Ocean, made infamous in the 1950s by the United States' testing of atomic bombs nearby (and its subsequent status as namesake of a revealing women's two-piece swimsuit)....
A G-type star within the Delphic Expanse in the Xindi region, orbited by six planets and hundreds of moons. Discovered by the NX-01 using a marked shipment of Xindi kemocite, it is the system where Degra's...
A region of space almost 2000 light-years across. Sometimes likened to Earth's "Bermuda Triangle," the Expanse is home to many strange anomalies and dangerous species — sometimes even the laws of physics...
The organizational term for Earth Starfleet's highest administrative panel in the mid-22nd century, which includes Admiral Forrest. After a few days of non-response to treatment for the mutiphasic parasites...
Hoshi Sato's favorite pizza parlor, located on Fountain Street in San Francisco. The lonely alien exile Tarquin tries to woo her by recreating the recipe, and others, after finding them in her memories.
Acronym for "Military Assault Command Operations,? a specially trained combat wing of the Earth military, apart from the Starfleet space service and its security officers. A unit of MACOs under Major Hayes...
mining planet, Expanse
This star system is the namesake of a nearby Mutara Nebula. One of the last human convoys of survivors is massacred there by the triumphant Xindi after they wipe out Earth itself — in the future timeline...
Orassin distortion fields
A Class M world in the Delphic Expanse where Skagarans brought humans as slaves from Earth some 300 years ago, or ca. AD 1853, only to be overthrown and subjugated themselves. The human colony numbered...
Starfleet flight school
The apparent barrier to exit from the Delphic Expanse — a rough ride for entry, but fatal for those leaving if unshielded by trellium-D. The barrier claimed one of the two Osaarian ships trapped there,...
Subterranean home city of the Loque'eque, a species that lost the ability to reproduce centuries ago and created a mutagenic virus in order to transform other species into their own. After contracting...
Xindi Council planet
The original Xindi homeworld where six sentient but diverse species all evolved; one race, the Xindi-Avians, later died out. The planet was destroyed about 120 years before the Xindi's Earth contact; only...
Class-M planets, various
Planets that are highly supportive of organic life. Both Earth and Vulcan are Class-M planets. In the Alpha/Beta Quadrants, one otherwise unnamed world among several Class-M planets in the Mar Oscura...
Orbiting the star M34 Alpha, Ekos is the home of a humanoid native race which was corrupted by unauthorized Federation hstorian John Gill into adopting the Nazi credo and attacking neighbor world Zeon,...
Star with at least four planets and the namesake of its sector, adjoining the Bajor sector, three days journey from DS9 and visible from the Cestus region. Relinquished by the Klingons along the Federation...
Alpha Carinae V
Alpha Majoris I
Alpha Proxima II
Coridan is the collective name of a group of inhabited worlds in the Coridan system, whose admission to the United Federation of Planets was debated and ultimately approved during the Babel Conference...
One of the most beautiful vistas in the known galaxy, the Beta Lyrae system contains a panoply of giant red and yellow stars, a blue dwarf star, and blue gas clouds. The region is also home to a small,...
A Class-M planet, otherwise unnamed, located in a dense asteroid belt and home to a colony of Native Americans that were transported there from Earth by an ancient race known as the Preservers centuries...