Login

Database

1312
Scott, Montgomery "Scotty"
View article
Share this article
(Portrayed by James Doohan)STARFLEET HISTORICAL FILE: Scott, Montgomery "Scotty" Mid-level Biography Brief Mode Final Rank: Captain Serial Number: SE-197-54T Year of birth: 2222 Education:...

Read More

1513
Kirk, James T.
View article
Share this article
(Played by William Shatner) STARFLEET HISTORICAL FILE: Kirk, James T. Mid-level Biography Brief Mode Final Rank: Captain Full Name: James Tiberius Kirk Date of birth: March 22, 2233 Place of...

Read More

McCoy, Leonard H.
View article
Share this article
(Played by DeForest Kelley) STARFLEET HISTORICAL FILE: McCoy, Leonard H. Mid-level Biography Brief Mode Final Rank: Admiral, retired Full Name: Leonard H. McCoy, M.D. Year of birth: 2227...

Read More

Spock
View article
Share this article
STARFLEET HISTORICAL DATABASE: Spock Full Biography Mode Rank: Captain, retired Serial number: S179-276SP Full Name: Spock (lineal Vulcan name unpronounceable) Year of birth: 2230 Place of...

Read More

Sulu, Hikaru
View article
Share this article
(Portrayed by George Takei) STARFLEET HISTORICAL FILE: Sulu, Hikaru Mid-level Biography Brief Mode Rank: Captain Date of birth: 2237 Place of birth: San Francisco, Earth Education: Starfleet...

Read More

1704
warp drive
View article
Share this article
The main propulsion system for most starships that is capable of faster-than-light travel. The core of the warp drive uses  to control the annihilation of matter and antimatter. This...

Read More

3045
warp factor
View article
Share this article
Warp factor is the unit used to measure faster-than-light travel, where 'c' is equal to the speed of light. Each increase of one warp is computed geometrically. Warp ten is theorized to be...

Read More

3372
Chekov, Pavel
View article
Share this article
(Portrayed by Walter Koenig) STARFLEET HISTORICAL FILE: Chekov, Pavel Andreievich Mid-level Biography Brief Mode Final Rank: Commander Full Name: Pavel Andreievich Chekov Serial number:...

Read More

3614
Argelians
View article
Share this article
Planet: Argelius II. Despite the hedonistic nature of the natives of Argelius II, their planet has long been known as a friendly shore-leave spot for Starfleet — even after the murderous...

Read More

4523
Tribble
View article
Share this article
Origin: unspecified. A small animal characteristically soft, furry, and pleasing to most humanoids (with the exception of Klingons). Tribbles give off a soft purring sound that is...

Read More

D7-class battle cruiser
View article
Share this article
The workhorse of the Klingon fleet during the 2260s, the D7 preceeded the K't'inga-class. Koloth's ship was the I.K.S. Gr'oth.

Read More

Dulmur
View article
Share this article
Humorless field agent from the Federation Department of Temporal Investigations. Dulmur and partner Lucsly interrogated Sisko about the Defiant's time-travel jaunt to 2267, where he and his crew...

Read More

Gr'oth, I.K.S.
View article
Share this article
Klingon battle cruiser, D7-class. In 2267, commanding officer Captain Koloth and his crew took shore leave on Deep Space Station K-7.

Read More

Lucsly
View article
Share this article
One of the Department of Temporal Investigations investigators assigned to debrief Sisko after the U.S.S. Defiant's voyage to 2267. Lucsly took notes and had a basic knowledge of Bajorans.

Read More

Star Trek: Deep Space Nine Synopsis
View article
Share this article
Star Trek: Deep Space Nine (DS9) focuses on the 24th century adventures of Captain Benjamin Sisko on space station Deep Space 9, an outpost situated near the mouth of a stable wormhole on the far...

Read More

Trials and Tribble-ations
View article
Share this article
The Defiant is returning from Cardassian space with the Bajoran Orb of Time. A Klingon named Arne Darvin, surgically altered to look human, has come aboard as a passenger. He uses the Orb to send...

Read More

Waddle, Barry
View article
Share this article
False name used by Arne Darvin upon disembarking at Deep Space 9 in 2373. Waddle was supposed to be a human salesman hawking a line of kevas and trillium.

Read More

Watley, Lieutenant
View article
Share this article
Woman who joined the U.S.S. Enterprise's crew roster in 2267 after an assignment on the U.S.S. Lexington NCC-1709. Watley may have been Julian Bashir's great-grandmother.

Read More

5523
Kang
View article
Share this article
Legendary Klingon commander whose exploits ensured him a place in the Hall of Heroes, as told in G'Trok's poem 'The Fall of Kang', an epic so important it is required reading at Starfleet Academy....

Read More

8130
Alixia
View article
Share this article
Talaxian who grew up on Rinax, a moon of Talax. Alixia and her brother Neelix often went exploring in such places as the Caves of Touth and the equatorial dust shrouds, and they even hunted...

Read More

Beach, Commander
View article
Share this article
Officer serving aboard the U.S.S. Reliant in 2285 during its planetary survey mission in the Mutara Sector for Project Genesis. When the ship was hijacked by Khan Noonien Singh, Beach was among...

Read More

dynoscanner
View article
Share this article
A type of sensor that can establish the presence of low-level molecular activity.

Read More

Genesis Device
View article
Share this article
Torpedo mechanism intended for use in Project: Genesis testing. In 2285, Khan Noonien Singh stole the device and activated it in an attempt to destroy the U.S.S. Enterprise, and his enemy, Admiral...

Read More

Joachim
View article
Share this article
Genetically superior blonde-haired young man serving under Khan in 2285. Joachim urged, unsuccessfully, Khan to stop battling James Kirk. Loyal to Khan, Joachim died with his master aboard the...

Read More

Kobayashi Maru
View article
Share this article
Federation freighter that served as part of the Kobayashi Maru scenario, a simulated Starfleet Academy training exercise wherein cadets had to decide what command decisions to make after receiving...

Read More

Marcus, Dr. Carol
View article
Share this article
(Played by Bibi Besch)Molecular biologist made famous in 2285 by her planet development process, Project Genesis. In the 2260's a relationship with James T. Kirk produced her son, David.

Read More

Marcus, Dr. David
View article
Share this article
(Played by Merritt Butrick) Along with his mother, Dr. Carol Marcus, a key scientist on Project Genesis in 2270-80s, and the only son of her and James T. Kirk. David introduced unstable...

Read More

Miranda-class starship
View article
Share this article
This type of Federation starship was introduced prior to 2285. The Miranda-class are similar to Soyuz-class ships, and have nacelles below their saucer sections. The Reliant and Saratoga were...

Read More

Moby Dick
View article
Share this article
Legendary white whale pursued by Captain Ahab in a 19th-century Earth novel. Apparently well-read throughout the galaxy, officers as diverse as James T. Kirk, Jean-Luc Picard, Tom Paris and Khan...

Read More

Mutara Nebula
View article
Share this article
A large diffuse nebula used for cover by Admiral Kirk in his damaged U.S.S. Enterprise while pursued in a dogfight by vengeance-seeking renegade Khan Noonien Singh in the commandeered U.S.S. Reliant.

Read More

prefix code
View article
Share this article
The prefix code in Federation starship's locks control of that vessel to a unique code, accessed by authorized personnel. This code prevents unsecured control of key ship's systems through...

Read More

Preston, Peter
View article
Share this article
In 2285 this very young engineer's mate gave his life to save the U.S.S. Enterprise NCC-1701. Preston — a nephew of Chief Engineer Scott — remained at his post when the other cadets ran.

Read More

Project Genesis
View article
Share this article
Project Genesis was a theoretical process to terraform dead planets by means of a genetic explosion that would reduce the surface of a planet to its elementary particles. Under the direction of...

Read More

Regula One
View article
Share this article
A space lab in orbit of the planet Regula, Regula One housed the research facilities for Project: Genesis. The project, lead by Doctors Carol and David Marcus, created "life" from...

Read More

Reliant, U.S.S.
View article
Share this article
Miranda-class starship, registry no. NCC-1864; commanded by Captain Clark Terrell; first officer, Commander Pavel Chekov. Its final mission occurred in 2285, when the Reliant was assigned to the...

Read More

retina scan
View article
Share this article
A more reliable way of detecting a persons identity, by scanning an individuals blood vessel pattern within the retina. Kirk had to submit to a retina scan to gain access to the Project Genesis files.

Read More

Saavik
View article
Share this article
(Played by Kirstie Alleyand Robin Curtis)Female Vulcan and protégée of Spock, Saavik enrolled at Starfleet Academy in 2285. She took part in the Kobyashi Maru training simulation, a...

Read More

Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan
View article
Share this article
In 2285 at Starfleet Academy, Admiral Kirk is busy training new cadets. Among the cadets is Saavik, a young protégé of Spock's, who feels that she has failed the Kobayashi Maru...

Read More

Terrell, Captain Clark
View article
Share this article
Commander of the U.S.S. Reliant. In 2285, Terrell was subjugated by Khan Noonien Singh's brain-eating Ceti eel. The information was used to help steal Project Genesis. Terrell later killed himself...

Read More

8390
Ambassador, Klingon
View article
Share this article
In 2286, the Klingon Ambassador to the Federation tried to extradite James T. Kirk to the Klingon homeworld for crimes against his people, which included the theft of a Klingon vessel. The...

Read More

Briggs, Bob
View article
Share this article
Director of the Cetacean Institute in Sausalito, California, on planet Earth in 1986. Briggs oversaw the release of two humpback whales, George and Gracie, to the open sea because the institute...

Read More

Cartwright, Admiral
View article
Share this article
Starfleet officer, based at the San Francisco Headquarters of Starfleet. When a mysterious probe of unknown origin threatened planet Earth in 2286, Cartwright was in charge of emergency...

Read More

Enterprise (aircraft carrier), U.S.S.
View article
Share this article
Twentieth century U.S. Naval warship, registry CVN-65.   Chekov and Uhura took high-energy photons from this nuclear-powered vessel in order to recrystallize the dilithium on their Klingon...

Read More

Enterprise-A, U.S.S.
View article
Share this article
The second Federation starship to bear the name U.S.S. Enterprise. Under the command of recently-demoted Captain James Kirk, the ship was launched in 2286, after Kirk and crew saved Earth from an...

Read More

Federation President, 2286
View article
Share this article
(Played by Robert Ellenstein) The elder human male who was in office in 2286 and presided over the Federation Council when it heard the Klingon Ambassador argue for the extradition of James Kirk...

Read More

Huey 204
View article
Share this article
Atmospheric transport used on Earth circa the late twentieth century. Commander Sulu borrowed a Huey while on a time-traveling visit to Earth's past, in order to aid in constructing the tank...

Read More

Huey 204
View article
Share this article
This rotor-winged aircraft, or "helicopter," was used on Earth in the late 20th century. In 1986, Sulu used one such vehicle to deliver Plexiglas panels to the time-traveling Klingon...

Read More

Macintosh
View article
Share this article
Personal computer model used on Earth in the twentieth and twenty-first century. Chief Engineer Scott had trouble determining what the mouse accessory was for and found using the keyboard "quaint."

Read More

Nichols, Dr
View article
Share this article
Human engineer living in San Francisco in 1986. As Plexicorp's plant manager, Nichols gave Dr. McCoy and Montgomery Scott a tour and then fabricated transparent aluminum to Scott's specifications.

Read More

Probe, The
View article
Share this article
An alien space probe of unknown origin, the Probe wreaked ecological havoc on planet Earth when, in 2286, it came searching for humpback whales. The Probe wanted to contact the intelligent...

Read More

Robbins, Harold
View article
Share this article
1916-1997. North American male novelist from Earth, famous for writing "The Carpetbaggers." James Kirk peppered his own vocabulary with colorful metaphors and profanity based on Harold Robbins's...

Read More

Rogerson, Commander
View article
Share this article
Twentieth-century Naval officer in charge of the U.S.S. Enterprise CVAN-65, docked in the port of Alameda, California on 1986 Earth. The Enterprise was the first nuclear-powered aircraft carrier....

Read More

Saratoga, U.S.S. (NCC-1937)
View article
Share this article
This Miranda-class starship was patrolling the Neutral Zone when it was disabled by an alien space probe. The Saratoga's registry was NCC-1937.

Read More

Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home
View article
Share this article
In 2286, Kirk and company wait in self-imposed exile on Vulcan, monitoring Spock's progress as he remembers his past. On Earth, the Federation Council is urged by the Klingon Ambassador to produce...

Read More

Susann, Jacqueline
View article
Share this article
1921-1974. Human novelist whose wildly successful novels, including "Valley of the Dolls," became James Kirk's vocabulary reference for 1986 Earth, ensuring his conversations contained the...

Read More

T'Plana-Hath
View article
Share this article
One of the founders of Vulcan philosophy. Her principle beginning, "Logic is the cement of our civilization..." was part of Spock's retraining in 2286. A Vulcan ship, the first to make contact...

Read More

Taylor, Dr. Gillian
View article
Share this article
(Played by Catherine Hicks)Whale expert in 1986 working with the two humpbacks, George and Gracie, that James Kirk needs to bring back to the 23rd century in order to answer the call of a...

Read More

transparent aluminum
View article
Share this article
Material commonly used in the twenty-third century as a common construction component. It was invented by Dr. Nichols of Plexicorp, a company located in San Francisco on twentieth century Earth....

Read More

Trillya, Lt. (J.g.)
View article
Share this article
  (Played by Jane Wiedlin)A near-humanoid female junior communications officer aboard the USS Shepard when it it is disabled, like so many other Starfleet vessels, by the passing...

Read More

9521
Qo'noS
View article
Share this article
Native name for the Klingon homeworld, a planet of the star Klingon and the site of the Imperial Empire's capital First City. It is sometimes standardized as "Kronos." It includes a lone huge...

Read More

41153
Holodeck
View article
Share this article
The generic name, especially in use aboard Federation starships, for the "smart" virtual reality system as evolved by the 2360s — a technology that combines transporter, replicator and...

Read More

Q
View article
Share this article
(Played by John de Lancie) STARFLEET LIFEFORM FILE: "Q" Full Name: Q Date of birth: (ageless)Place of...

Read More

Worf
View article
Share this article
(Played by Michael Dorn) PERSONNEL FILE: Worf Last Starfleet Rank: Lieutenant Commander Current position: Federation Ambassador to Qo'noS; previously, strategic operations officer, Deep Space...

Read More

44246
Rozhenko, Alexander
View article
Share this article
Born in 2366, Alexander is the son of Worf and the late Federation Ambassador K'Ehleyr. Although Alexander spent his infancy with his mother, following her death he returned to Earth to live with...

Read More

44356
Breen
View article
Share this article
Planet: name unspecified. A humanoid species from a cold planet who operate in a politically non-aligned manner and are reputed to be aggressive, with outposts in Sector 97. It is presumed that...

Read More

44995
B'Etor
View article
Share this article
(Portrayed by Gwynyth Walsh) Younger, seductive and more volatile sister of Lursa who, after brother Duras' death in 2367, headed their powerful family in pursuit of leading the Empire. Leaving...

Read More

Lursa
View article
Share this article
(Portrayed by Barbara March) Older, more plotting sister of B'Etor who, after brother Duras' death, together headed their powerful family in pursuit of leading the Empire. She is the mastermind...

Read More

45076
Dolak, Gul
View article
Share this article
Commander of a Cardassian warship force, he led a 2368 effort to assassinate the Bajoran militant Orta through an assault on Orta's carrier-class spacecraft.

Read More

45236
tea, mint
View article
Share this article
Aromatic tea, with strong qualities that can help stimulate the digestive system.   Picard offered Sarek's second wife Perrin a cup of light-amber mint tea during her visit aboard ship. She...

Read More

45761
Kriosians
View article
Share this article
Planet: Krios. The tall, slender humanoid members if this species share similarities in their skin pigments — a dark-spotted, skin pattern along the hairline and down the neck and spine...

Read More

45854
biochips
View article
Share this article
Cybernetic inserts found in members of the Borg. Placed into the body via surgery, the chip enhance the physical capabilities of Borg individuals as well as generating organic material needed for...

Read More

46379
antilepton interference
View article
Share this article
Type of particle field that can interfere with subspace radio. In 2369, Cardassian forces jammed subspace communications between Deep Space Nine and Starfleet with antileptons.

Read More

Bajor
View article
Share this article
The Class-M homeworld of the humanoid Bajoran race is Earth-like in appearance with large, blue oceans and seas that appear a little more greenish than Earth's from orbit. A "day" is a 26-hour...

Read More

Bajoran interceptor
View article
Share this article
The interceptor is the primary defense craft of the Bajoran military. These ships are armed with phasers and equipped with tractor beams for towing . On Stardate 47391.2, a two-craft patrol with...

Read More

Bajoran Wormhole
View article
Share this article
Discovered on stardate 46379.1 by Deep Space Nine science officer Jadzia Dax, the Bajoran Wormhole is the first and only completely stable wormhole known to the Federation, with either end...

Read More

Bajorans
View article
Share this article
Planet: Bajor Humanoid race, distinguished outwardly only by extra wrinkles at the bridge of the nose, have wandered the galaxy and settled on various worlds ever since their homeland was...

Read More

Bardakia
View article
Share this article
Otherwise undescribed home world to a pronghorn moose whose call is known to be loud, obnoxious and mostly tuneless.

Read More

Bashir, Dr. Julian
View article
Share this article
PERSONNEL FILE: Bashir, Julian, M.D. Rank: Lieutenant Current assignment: Chief Medical Officer, Deep Space Nine Full Name: Julian Subatoi Bashir Year of birth: 2341 Parents: Richard and Amsha...

Read More

Bellerophon, U.S.S.
View article
Share this article
A Federation starship among those destroyed in the Battle of Wolf 359 with the Borg, as Commander Sisko recalled the incident on stardate 46379.1. The ship is named for the mythical Greek hero...

Read More

Cardassia Prime
View article
Share this article
The formal name of the Cardassian homeworld -- a world other than the third, fourth or fifth planet of the system -- although natives often informally drop the "Prime." Its capital city is awash...

Read More

Cardassian warship
View article
Share this article
The ships headed by Guls Dukat, Jasad and Dunar, though unspecified, were all likely of the top-of-the-line Galor-class. Dukat's, with amber-orange running lights at the midpoint top and at each...

Read More

Cardassians
View article
Share this article
Planet: Cardassia   Tall, long-necked, humanoid in appearance, marked by several bony protrusions and ridges: one from the shoulder to under the ears, whose bottom lobes in turn are more...

Read More

Changeling
View article
Share this article
Origin: Gamma Quadrant Little is known about this strange race. They call themselves Changelings, a name adopted from others' use. The Changelings are the highest order in a Gamma Quadrant...

Read More

Cochrane, U.S.S.
View article
Share this article
The ship that escorted Admiral Satie to the U.S.S. Enterprise for a security breach investigation on stardate 44769.2. The ship also transported Dr. Julian Bashir to Deep Space Nine. Named for the...

Read More

Danube-class runabout starship
View article
Share this article
See: runabout

Read More

Dax, Curzon
View article
Share this article
Male Trill who was the seventh host to the Dax symbiont, a noted Federation dignitary, aficionado of Klingon culture, and something of a womanizer (which ultimately killed him). Joined from 2285...

Read More

Deep Space Nine
View article
Share this article
Previously called by its original creators "Terok Nor," this old Cardassian mining station orbiting the planet of Bajor was built in 2351 and abandoned 18 years later as the Cardassian occupation...

Read More

Denorios belt
View article
Share this article
A charged plasma field in or near the Bajoran system that hosts the Alpha Quadrant end of the Bajoran wormhole. Though ships have always avoided it, a stranded Kai Taluno had first reported odd...

Read More

Doran
View article
Share this article
Female officer aboard the U.S.S. Saratoga when it was attacked in 2367 by the Borg at the battle of Wolf 359. Later, a Bajoran Prophet used Doran's image to communicate with Sisko.

Read More

Dukat, Gul
View article
Share this article
The former Cardassian prefect of Terok Nor (renamed Deep Space Nine by the Federation), Dukat has proven himself a survivor as well as an expert tactician at political intrigue and combat. He has...

Read More

Emissary, Part I
View article
Share this article
For six days during Stardate 43997, Captain Jean-Luc Picard of the Starship Enterprise was held captive by a sinister race called the Borg. The Borg altered the captain's appearance and mind and...

Read More

escape pod
View article
Share this article
A space-faring version of a lifeboat, the escape pod is often used in emergency situations, when the crew of a starship (or other vessel) is required to abandon ship. On stardate 43997, during...

Read More

Ferengi
View article
Share this article
The homeworld of the Ferengi species is Ferenginar. The Ferengi have a culture which is based entirely upon commerce. They follow a code of conduct known as "The Ferengi Rules of Acquisition."...

Read More

Frunalia
View article
Share this article
Otherwise undescribed world (pronounced froo-NAIL-ee-uh) with a strong interest in science and the Bajoran wormhole. It sends three science ships to study the phenomenon immediately upon its...

Read More

Frunalian
View article
Share this article
Origin: the Alpha Quadrant. An alien species which took an early scientific interest in the discovery of the Bajoran wormhole near the Deep Space Nine space station. This species has also...

Read More

Gage, U.S.S.
View article
Share this article
A sister starship to the U.S.S. Saratoga in the Battle of Wolf 359 with the Borg on stardate 44001.4 — in the second wave with the U.S.S. Kyushu. All ships which fought at Wolf 359 were...

Read More

Gamma Quadrant
View article
Share this article
That quarter of the Milky Way Galaxy appearing to be located between 9 and 12 o'clock if the great plane of the galaxy is viewed as a clockface and the 6 o'clock position bisects the Sol system....

Read More

Ganges, U.S.S.
View article
Share this article
One of Deep Space Nine's three original Danube-class runabout vessels dropped off by the U.S.S. Enterprise NCC-1701-D in 2369 and destroyed the next year by a T'Lani munitions cruiser; it was...

Read More

holosuite
View article
Share this article
Terms for the recreational holodeck facilities located on the second floor of Quark's bar on Deep Space Nine.

Read More

Idran
View article
Share this article
A Gamma Quadrant ternary star (pronounced "EE-drahn") that includes a supergiant orbited by twin O-type companions is the closest one to the Bajoran wormhole in its quadrant, only 4.7 light-years...

Read More

Next page
Continue Reading Below