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1704
Naked Time, The
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Spock and Joe Tormolen beam down to planet Psi 2000 to pick up a research party before the planet disintegrates. They find everyone has died, frozen when life support was turned off. Even...

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Riley, Kevin Thomas
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Reily served as navigator aboard the U.S.S. Enterprise, under the command of James T. Kirk. Early in his life, Reily witnessed the massacre of his parents, and 4,000 others, on Tarsus IV by Kodos...

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Tormolen, Lieutenant Joe
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Crew member aboard the U.S.S. Enterprise. Tormolen accidentally brought the Psi 2000 virus back to the ship. Sulu and Kevin Riley tried to prevent Tormolen's virus-induced suicide and became...

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warp drive
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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...

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1709
Balance of Terror
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The marriage of Angela Martine and Robert Tomlinson is interrupted when a Romulan bird-of-prey attacks and destroys Outpost 4, which guards the Neutral Zone between Federation and Romulan space....

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bird-of-prey, Romulan
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See: Romulan bird-of-prey

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Centurion
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Nameless officer aboard a Romulan bird-of-prey, which the the U.S.S. Enterprise encountered in 2266. The Centurion and his ship crossed the Romulan Neutral Zone and were destroyed when the...

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Commander (male), Romulan
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A Romulan whose ship crossed the Neutral Zone in 2266, touching off a confrontation with the U.S.S. Enterprise. Acting under orders, the Romulan commander's incursion was meant to test the...

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Decius
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Junior officer aboard the Romulan bird-of-prey that crossed the Romulan Neutral Zone into Federation space in 2266. Although mid-ranked aboard that vessel, Decius had relatives in high places in...

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Hansen, Commander
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Starfleet officer stationed on Earth Outpost 4, an asteroid in Sector Z-6, monitoring the Romulan Neutral Zone in 2266. Hansen detailed Romulan weaponry capabilities to Captain Kirk before being...

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Lenard, Mark
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The very first role that New York-based actor Mark Lenard picked up when he arrived in Hollywood was that of the noble Romulan Commander in Star Trek’s debut of that culture,...

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Martine, Ensign Angela
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In 2266, Angela served aboard the U.S.S. Enterprise as one of several phaser-control officers. Plans to marry her superior officer, Robert Tomlinson, ended with his death during a battle with the...

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Neutral Zone, Romulan
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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...

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Remus
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Sister planet of Romulus and one of the two planets gripped by a bird's talons in the Romulan Empire insignia. Although a neighbor to Romulus, Remans bear little physical resemblence to the more...

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Romulan bird-of-prey
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Romulan warship of the 23rd century used to test Federation fighting tactics and technology during the 2266 Romulan incursion. It could not use shields or weapons whenever cloaked. Its underside...

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Romulans
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Planets: Romulus and Remus (aka Romii). Until stardate 1709.2 when the U.S.S. Enterprise NCC-1701 under the command of Captain James T. Kirk had an unfriendly run-in with a Romulan ship. Very...

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Stiles, Lieutenant Andrew
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In 2266, Stiles served aboard the U.S.S. Enterprise as navigator during a Romulan incursion. Stiles had lost relatives during an earlier Romulan war and accused Spock of being a Romulan spy.

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Tomlinson, Lieutenant Robert
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In 2266, Tomlinson served aboard the U.S.S. Enterprise's as the ship's phaser-control officer. Kirk was in the act of marrying Tomlinson and Angela Martine until a red alert regarding an encounter...

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2124
Bonaparte, Napoleon
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Infamous French military leader from 18th-century Earth. Known more commonly as Napoleon, the being known as Trelane considered himself a student of Bonaparte's tactics.

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DeSalle, Lt.
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Crew member aboard the U.S.S. Enterprise in 2267 who served as navigator and later as an assistant chief engineer.

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Jaeger, Leiutenant Karl
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Geologist on the U.S.S. Enterprise NCC-1701 in 2267. After James Kirk was kidnapped to Gothos by Trelane, Jaeger was one of three sent to ascertain Kirk's status.

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Ross, Yeoman Teresa
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Starfleet crew member aboard the U.S.S. Enterprise in 2267. Ross was one of several crew members abducted by Trelane, a powerful entity, and taken to the planet Gothos.

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Squire of Gothos, The
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The U.S.S. Enterprise must cross an empty sector of space on their way to deliver supplies to colony Beta VI. In this space, they find an uncharted planet whose presence can't be explained. After...

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Trelane, Squire
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A powerful noncorporeal lifeform playing the 18th-century gentleman to a captive audience from the U.S.S. Enterprise. Trelane was sent to bed by his parents for mistreating lower lifeforms.

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2151
Latrelle, Mark
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Starfleet lieutenant and long-time friend of Enterprise NX-01's Malcolm Reed. Hoshi Sato contacted Latrelle in an attempt to learn what Reed's favorite food was, so that she could prepare it for...

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2254
Boyce, Dr. Phillip
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Chief medical officer of the U.S.S. Enterprise under the command of Captain Christopher Pike in 2254. Boyce was of the opinion that there are things a man will tell his bartender that he would...

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Cage, The
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Thirteen years before James T. Kirk takes command of the U.S.S. Enterprise, Captain Christopher Pike and his starship crew receive a distress signal from the planet Talos IV and beam down to...

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Class-M planets, various
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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...

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Colt, Yeoman J.M.
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Officer aboard the Enterprise-1701, under Captain Christopher Pike. Yeoman Colt and Number One were kidnapped by the Talosians, who hoped Pike would take one of the as a mate. She was also...

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Columbia, S.S.
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This Federation vessel crashed on Talos IV in 2254 during a scientific expedition. The only survivor was crew member Vina, who was cared for by the Talosians.

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Enterprise, U.S.S.
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Launched in 2245, the original and illustrious starship U.S.S. Enterprise NCC-1701 was built in the San Francisco Yards orbiting Earth. The Constitution-class starship was previously captained by...

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Haskins, Dr. Theodore
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Scientist with the American Continent Institute who died in 2236 when his craft, the S.S. Columbia, crashed on Talos IV. An illusion of Dr. Haskins was created by the Talosians in 2254 to make...

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heading
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In celestial navigation, a mathematical expression describing a direction with relationship to the center of the galaxy. A heading is composed of two numbers measuring an azimuth value and an...

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Kaylar
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Powerful, but slow humanoid warrior on Rigel VII. Christopher Pike killed him in a deserted fortress in 2254. Crew casualties numbered three dead, seven wounded. The Talosians later forced Pike to...

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Keeper, The
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Leader of the mentally advanced Talosians who captured U.S.S. Enterprise Captain Christopher Pike and attempted to convince him to live a life in captivity. Although failing at this task and being...

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laser weapons
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Defensive directed-energy technology -- an acronym for Light Amplification by Stimulated Emissions of Radiation -- used within sidearms by the Federation before the advent of the phaser. By the...

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log
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Record of activities aboard Federation starships and starbases, recored for official archives. Individuals often keep personal logs as well, proteced for privacy as they wish.

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nacelle
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That part of a starship's hull that houses the warp drives -- usually an outboard pair of symmetrical cylinders or pods, and in Federation designs running parallel to the ship's line of flight....

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Number One
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Human female lieutenant and second-in-command under Captain Christopher Pike on the Enterprise NCC-1701. Number One boasted a confident, unflappable manner, even in dangerous situations. In one...

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Talos IV
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Class-M planet, home of the Talosians. Thousands of centuries ago, a nuclear war nearly wiped out the entire civilization; the survivors lived underground where they became dependent on...

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Talosians
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Planet: Talos IV Humanoids dependent upon illusion; their civilization was nearly wiped out by war thousands of centuries ago. They are only now beginning to rebuild.

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transporter
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Transportation device that converts objects or persons to energy, sends that energy to the destination, and reconstitutes the objects/persons back into matter.   Transporters cannot beam...

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transporter console
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Instrument housing electronic controls, consisting of displays and an input device that a transporter operator uses to monitor and control the transporter.

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Tyler, Jose
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Crew member aboard the U.S.S. Enterprise under the command of Captain Christopher Pike. In 2254, Tyler served as navigator.

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2534
Abrom
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Fought against the Nazi regime on planet Ekos in 2268 as a Zeon member of the resistance. With his brother Isak, he helped Spock and Kirk find John Gill, a Federation cultural observer.

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Daras
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Member of the underground resistance on planet Ekos. In 2268, posing as a government sympathizer, Daras pretended to betray her father to the Nazi party, and was presented the Iron Cross by Deputy...

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Ekos
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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...

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Ekosians
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Planet: Ekos. A humanoid race at war with a neighboring planet, Zeon. Ekosian society was based on World War II-era Nazi Germany on Earth due to a miscalculation by a Federation cultural observer...

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Eneg
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A Zeon rebel opposed to the dictatorship on planet Ekos. Eneg's work as an undercover operative within the planet's Nazi regime was instrumental in its eventual overthrow in 2268.

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Gill, John
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Federation cultural observer and noted professor of history. As a historian, Gill emphasized the study of causes and motivations, rather than dates and events. He was an instructor at Starfleet...

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Isak
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Young man who met Kirk and Spock in prison on planet Ekos. A native of peaceful Zeon, he worked to overthrow Ekosian brutality by introduced Kirk and Spock to the underground.

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Patterns of Force
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The U.S.S. Enterprise is sent to planet Ekos to investigate the disappearance of an old Academy professor of Kirk's — historian John Gill. The Enterprise is attacked by an armed probe with a...

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rubindium crystal
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A gemstone which provides one component of a subcutaneous transponder. When imprisoned on planet Ekos in 2268, Commander Spock used crystals from two transponders to create a primitive laser.

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subcutaneous transponder
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Starfleet-issue device inserted into the skin to enable the wearer of such a device to be tracked. In 2268, Dr. McCoy placed two such devices in Captain Kirk and Commander Spock before they beamed...

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Zeon
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The outer of two planets of M34 Alpha and home to a humanoid native race preyed upon by sister planet Ekos in rthe mid-2200s. The culture has rudimentary interplanetary travel.

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2712
Andrea
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Andrea, a beautiful female android, was built by archaeologist Roger Korby. Korby used technology left behind on Exo III by an ancient civilization called "the Old Ones," who were destroyed by...

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Brown, Dr.
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Android assistant to archaeologist Roger Korby on the planet Exo III. Brown had originally been human, but Korby used alien technology to imprint his personality into a manufactured body.

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Chapel, Christine
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STARFLEET HISTORICAL FILE: Chapel, Christine, MD. Mid-level Biography Brief Mode Final Rank: Commander Assignment: Director of Emergency Operations, Starfleet Full Name: Christine Chapel...

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Korby, Dr. Roger
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Renowned medical archeologist, authority on ancient android civilizations, and fiancé of Christine Chapel, whose corporeal form expired in 2266. Korby's consciousness survived for a time in...

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Matthews
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Security officer assigned, with Rayburn, to the caverns of Exo III in 2266. Matthews was shoved into an abyss by the ancient android, Ruk.

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Rayburn
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Security officer aboard the U.S.S. Enterprise. In 2266, Rayburn was killed by the android Ruk on Exo III.

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Ruk
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Large android from Exo III. Ruk was built by the Old Ones centuries ago. He was killed by another android, Dr. Roger Korby, in 2266.

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What Are Little Girls Made Of?
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The U.S.S. Enterprise arrives in orbit around Exo III, to search for exobiologist Dr. Roger Korby. When Kirk asks Spock if Korby could possibly still be alive, Spock glances at Christine, then...

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2713
hypospray
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Common Starfleet medical implement used to deliver medication to a patient subcutaneously by using an extremely fine, high-pressure aerosuspension delivery system. Hypospray...

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Jahn
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A boy several centuries old, nearing puberty in 2266 on a planet where a so-called Life Prolongation Project kills adults. Jahn and the other children — called "onlies" — endangered...

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Life Prolongation Project
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Failed experiment attempted by scientists on the so-called Miri's planet, originally designed to create an age-retarding virus for use in humans. Instead, the virus killed the entire adult...

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Medical Tricorder
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Older tricorder versions simply featured more specialized programming for medical users, but by the 2360s the tricorder sported a dedicated attachment to the standard tricorder which featured an...

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Miri
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The U.S.S. Enterprise answers an old distress signal to find an unnamed planet that is almost an exact duplicate of Earth in the 1960s. A landing party beams down and discovers that 300 years...

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Miri
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Miri was a several hundreds-year-old girl, entering puberty, when the U.S.S. Enterprise discovered her plague world in 2266. Miri's crush on Kirk nearly doomed the landing party.

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2715
Adams, Dr. Tristan
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Assistant warden of the Tantalus V penal colony. In 2266, Adams took control of the colony after director Simon Van Gelder went insane from exposure to a neural neutralizer device he had been...

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Dagger of the Mind
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When Dr. Simon van Gelder of the psychiatric staff at the Tantalus Penal Colony escapes to the U.S.S. Enterprise exhibiting signs of manic insanity, an enraged McCoy insists that Kirk investigate...

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Lethe
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A criminally ill female sentenced to the penal colony on Tantalus V. By 2268, Lethe had received treatments on the neural neutralizer which gave her an eerily soporific demeanor.

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Mind-Meld, Vulcan
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A touch technique that allows a Vulcan to merge his or her mind with the essence of another's mind purely by using specialized contact via fingertip-points -- on a humanoid, usually around the...

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neural neutralizer
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Invented by Doctor Simon Van Gelder in 2266, the purpose of this device was to aid rehabilitation of criminals through the specific removal of thoughts related to their criminal acts.  The...

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Noel, Dr. Helen
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Crew member of the U.S.S. Enterprise NCC-1701 in 2266. Noel was a psychiatrist, with a background in rehabilitative therapy, and was Kirk's technical expert while examining facilities at Tantalus V.

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Van Gelder, Dr. Simon
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Administrator of the Tantalus V penal colony until 2266, when his sanity collapsed after testing an experimental neural nuetralizer. When he recovered, Dr. Van Gelder replaced his deputy and...

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Astral Queen
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Captain Jon Daily commanded this Federation passenger craft in 2266. When the ship didn't make a scheduled stop at Planet Q, the Karidian Company of Players was forced to seek passage on the...

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Conscience of the King, The
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Twenty-two years before stardate 2817.6, the governor of Tarsus IV, Kodos, evoked emergency martial law and ordered half of the planet's population executed. His intent was to address a severe...

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Daily, Jon
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Captain of the passenger vessel Astral Queen. In 2267 Daily bypassed a scheduled stop at Planet Q at the request of Captain Kirk. This forced the Karidian Company of Players to request passage...

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Karidian, Anton
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Formerly known as Kodos the Executioner, due to his history of killing over 4,000 colonists while he was Governor of Tarsus IV in 2246. He staged his own "death" and became Anton Karidian, a...

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Karidian, Lenore
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Beautiful and talented daughter of Anton Karidian. She tried to eradicate anyone who might identify her father as Kodos the Executioner. After accidentally killing him and going mad, she was...

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Kodos the Executioner
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In 2246, Kodos served as governor of the planet Tarsus IV, who had seized power and declared martial law when an exoitc fungus destroyed the colony's food supply. He earned the name "Kodos the...

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Leighton, Martha
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Wife of Dr. Thomas Leighton, Martha lived with her husband on the Planet Q. In 2266, a touring acting troupe visited their planet. Her husband believed that the troupe's lead actor, Anton...

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Leighton, Dr. Thomas
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Leighton was a researcher living on Planet Q with his wife, Martha. In 2246, Leighton's face was scarred during the massacre on Tarsus IV. In 2266, Leighton was killed by Lenore Karidian, fearing...

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Matson, Lieutenant
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Officer on the U.S.S. Enterprise NCC-1701. He was in the recreation room when a lonely Kevin Riley asked for some friendly conversation. Matson suggests Uhura entertain him with a song.

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Molson, E.
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Colonist on Tarsus IV in 2246 during the mass murder by Kodos the Executioner. By 2266 Molson was one of a handful of living witnesses to this heinous event.

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2821
Boma, Lt.
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Crew member from the U.S.S. Enterprise who was aboard the shuttlecraft Galileo when it crash-landed on Taurus II while investigating the Murasaki 312 quasar phenomenon.

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Columbus, Shuttlecraft
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A shuttlecraft on board the U.S.S. Enterprise NCC-1701, named after the explorer, Christopher Columbus (1451-1506). In 2267, this craft took part in a visual search for the crashed Galileo on the...

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Ferris, Galactic High Commissioner
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Federation official in charge of the Enterprise's 2267 emergency medical supply mission to planet Makus III. The assignment was delayed by a Spock-led science survey, despite Ferris' objections.

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Gaetano, Lt.
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Gaetano served aboard the U.S.S. Enterprise, under Captain Kirk's command. In 2267, Gaetano was aboard the shuttlecraft Galileo when it crashed on the planet Tarsus II, while studying the...

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Galileo Seven, The
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On its way to deliver medical supplies to plague-ridden Makus III, the U.S.S. Enterprise passes Murasaki 312. Since they are under Starfleet orders to inspect galactic phenomena such as this...

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Galileo, Shuttlecraft (NCC-1701-7)
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One of the shuttlecraft on board the U.S.S. Enterprise NCC-1701. The craft was lost in 2267 near Taurus II during its investigation of the Murasaki Effect and replaced with a same-numbered craft...

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hangar deck
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The shuttlecraft landing and storage facility found aboard Federation starships, derived from terran naval parlance. More modern usage of the 24th century has referred to the area as a shuttlebay.

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Immamura, Lieutenant
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Member of landing party number two, under Lieutenant Commander Kelowitz, searching for shuttlecraft Galileo on Taurus II in 2267. Immamura was injured by indigenous humanoids, suffering a...

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Kelowitz, Lieutenant Commander
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Officer serving on the U.S.S. Enterprise NCC-1701. He was tapped for landing party duty as a security officer on Cestus III and Taurus II, and mutinied to Omicon Ceti III.

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Latimer, Lieutenant
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Latimer served aboard the U.S.S. Enterprise in 2267. Latimer was navigator on the Shuttlecraft Galileo. During a mission, commanded by Mr. Spock, Latimer survived the shuttlecraft's crash on...

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Mears, Yeoman
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Female crew member aboard the Shuttlecraft Galileo in 2267 when it crashed on Taurus II. Mears was a survivor of the incident, returning to duty on the U.S.S. Enterprise NCC-1701.

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O'Neill, Ensign
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A member of Kelowitz's search team on Taurus II. O'Neill died from a spear through the chest during a surprise attack by the large furry humanoids living on the planet.

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Regulan Blood Worm
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Origin: unspecified. This amorphous, pulpous creature rates such a low status to the Klingon people, that name is used to insult people who are thought to be weak. The Klingon, Korax uses this...

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2947
Alpha III
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Origin of the civil liberties document cited by Samuel T. Cogley during Captain Kirk's court-martial on stardate 2947.3.

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