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Rad, Tongo
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Young man who, in 2269, followed Dr. Sevrin's Eden movement. Tongo Rad's father was the Catullan ambassador.

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radans
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Troyian word for the dilithium mined on that planet, used as gemstones until its usefulness in warp drive was made known to their culture. The leader of Troyius gave Elaan, the Dohlman of Elas, a necklace...

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Rael
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Hailing from the hyperaccelerated world of Scalos, Rael tried unsuccessfully to freeze the crew of the U.S.S. Enterprise in 2268 in order to harvest the males for breeding purposes. Rael's desperate actions...

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Ramart, Captain
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Commander of the U.S.S. Antares, a Federation science vessel that transported a young Charles Evans to the U.S.S. Enterprise. The ship and crew were destroyed by Evans in 2266, soon after he was dropped...

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Rand, Yeoman Janice
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As a Starfleet officer, Rand started her career as a yeoman for Captain James T. Kirk, while serving aboard the U.S.S. Enterprise in 2266. Her Starfleet career covered many roles, including transporter...

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Rawlens
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Chief geologist aboard the U.S.S. Enterprise in 2268.

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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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recorder marker
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A buoy with data-storage capability, also known as a flight recorder, carried aboard space vessels as a record of its activities in the event of cataclysmic loss. In 2265, the U.S.S. Enterprise found a...

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Redjac
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Noncorporeal lifeform that has existed for centuries by journeying from planet to planet and feeding off fear. Among the murderous identities Redjac has held are Jack the Ripper on Earth, Kesla on Deben...

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refrigeration unit
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General name for the cryostasis generator added to the life-support system of the U.S.S. Enterprise NCC-1701 in 2268 by commandeering Scalosians, who meant to keep the crew in stasis until needed to help...

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Reger
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Resident of Beta III. In 2267 Reger helped shelter Kirk during Festival and later realized that this visitor was not under the spell of Landru. Later, Reger helped Kirk end Landru's computer-assisted reign....

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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 term to...

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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 Vulcan-like...

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Republic, U.S.S.
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Constitution-class Federation starship, registry NCC-1371. While serving aboard this vessel, Ensign James Kirk reported a careless mistake made by Ensign Ben Finney. Finney later claimed that this kept...

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Requiem for Methuselah
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Rigellian fever, an extremely deadly plague, strikes the U.S.S. Enterprise crew. Kirk, Spock and McCoy beam down to a supposedly uninhabited planet, Holberg 917-G, in search of the only known antidote,...

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Return of the Archons, The
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The U.S.S. Enterprise is investigating Beta III, where the U.S.S. Archon disappeared over 100 years before. When the landing party exhibits strange behavior, Kirk sends another party down to investigate....

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Return to Tomorrow
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The U.S.S. Enterprise tracks a mysterious SOS to an ancient planet presumed long dead. The crew hears a voice from a telepathic being named Sargon, who asks Kirk to beam down to the surface. When Kirk,...

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Rhada, Lieutenant
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Helm officer aboard the U.S.S. Enterprise in 2268.

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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 the Executioner....

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Ripper, Jack the
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Earth's elusive 19th-Century serial killer. In 2267, a non-corporeal life-form that fed on terror and jumped from body to body was tagged as the real Ripper and destroyed.

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Rizzo, Ensign
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Member of the security team aboard the U.S.S. Enterprise in 2268. Rizzo perished in the line of duty when a dikironium cloud creature consumed 60 percent of his red blood cells.

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Roddenberry, Gene
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In September 1987, Star Trek: The Next Generation continued the legend that Gene Roddenberry began 25 years prior. As creator and producer of the original Star Trek television series, he launched a phenomenon...

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Rodriguez
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Genetically enhanced human and loyal follower of Khan Noonien Singh who fought with him during Earth's Eugenics wars of 1996. He was also aboard the S.S. Botany Bay when it was recovered by the U.S.S....

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Rodriguez, Lieutenant Esteban
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Crew member aboard the U.S.S. Enterprise. In 2267, Rodriguez and other survey team members visited the amusement park planet where mere thoughts got reproduced into reality. Rodriguez's thoughts centered...

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Rojan
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Leader of a group of Kelvans who journeyed from the Andromeda Galaxy to the Milky Way and took human form in a conquest attempt in 2268. While in this form, Rojan and his crew succumbed to human weaknesses...

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Romaine, Mira
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Starfleet officer and crew member aboard the U.S.S. Enterprise. In 2269, Romaine oversaw the transfer of equipment to Memory Alpha, the Federation's storage station for all information on member planets. During...

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Romaine, Lydia
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Deceased mother of Starfleet officer Mira Romaine.

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Romaine, Jacques
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Starfleet engineer and father to Mira Romaine.

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Romulan battle cruiser
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The Romulans used this Klingon-style ship during a short alliance between the Klingons and Romulans in 2268.

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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 revealed...

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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 little was...

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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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Roykirk, Jackson
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Pioneering but erratic scientist who built a machine-intelligent space probe called Nomad in the 21st century. The probe was later discovered by the crew of the U.S.S. Enterprise, although it had altered...

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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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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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Ruth
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Former love interest of James T. Kirk, Ruth was a stunning blonde female who met the future Starfleet captain during his Academy days in 2252. A perfect re-creation of Ruth appeared on the amusement park...

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Ruthie (a.k.a. Ruth Bonaventure)
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In 2266, Ruthie was one of the three women Harry Mudd transported as "cargo" to serve as potential wives for settlers on Ophiucus III. Unforeseen circumstances, however, meant that Ruth and the two other...

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ryetalyn
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A vital mineral used in the cure of deadly Rigelian fever. In 2269 the fever -struck crew of the U.S.S. Enterprise was cured by a deposit of ryetalyn found on a small planetoid in the Omega system.  

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