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Black Knight
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Medieval armor-clad horseman who appeared on the amusement park planet as a manifestation of the thoughts of Yeoman Tonia Barrows. The black knight was among the characters imagined by the...

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Caretaker (Amusement Park Planet)
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The overseer of a highly advanced amusement park planet in the Omicron Delta region of space, who ensures the smooth operation of this world's facilities. Visitors to the planet have their minds...

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Finnegan
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In 2252, during his days at Starfleet Academy, Finnegan was an upper-classman and arch rival of James Kirk. Finnegan delighted in playing practical jokes on Kirk. In 2267, a replica of Finnegan...

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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...

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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...

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Shore Leave
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A U.S.S. Enterprise landing party beams down to an uncharted planet. The planet seems like a perfect candidate for shore leave with its "Earth-type" characteristics. Kirk sends McCoy down with the...

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White Rabbit
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Character in the "Alice in Wonderland" children's stories of 19th-century English author Lewis Carroll, the White Rabbit appeared as a robotic construct on the amusement park planet in the Omicron...

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Archanis
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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...

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Arena
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The U.S.S. Enterprise is in pursuit of an unknown alien ship which has destroyed a Starfleet base on Cestus III. In an uncharted area of space, both the alien ship and the Enterprise are caught by...

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Captain, Gorn
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After Gorn forces destroyed the Earth outpost on Cestus III claiming it was an intrusion into their space, the captain of the Gorn vessel and Captain Kirk were transported by the Metrons to a...

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Cestus
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Star. Its system of at least three planets is eight weeks from DS9 at maximum warp.

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DePaul, Lt.
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Crew member aboard the U.S.S. Enterprise in 2267. DePaul sometimes served as helm officer or navigator.

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Gorn
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Origin: unknown. An intelligent, bipedal reptilian species who fought with Captain Kirk on stardate 3045.6 under the assumption that the Federation was threatening the Gorn claim to the planet...

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Harold, Lt.
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A survivor of the Gorn attack on Cestus III, Harold was found by Kirk and the landing party in the war zone that was once a starbase on the planet. Suffering from severe radiation burns, Harold...

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Metron
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Planet: Cestus III An extremely advanced humanoid species who intervene in Captain Kirk's battle with the Gorn on stardate 3045.6. Being surprised at the mercy Kirk shows to the Gorn, the Metron...

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shields
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Forcefields that protect space vessels from damage by natural hazard or enemy attack. Synonyms include deflectors, deflector shields, or screens. Transporters cannot operate through raised shields.

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Travers, Commodore
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Hospitable Starfleet commander based on Cestus III. In 2267, Travers and the outpost on Cestus III were completely destroyed by the Gorn.

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warp factor
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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...

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Alternative Factor, The
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While orbiting what should be a dead planet, the U.S.S. Enterprise experiences a moment of "nonexistence." Starfleet Command fears an enemy invasion and orders Kirk to find out what caused the...

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Barstow, Commodore
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Starfleet officer who, in 2267, ordered the U.S.S. Enterprise to investigate a galaxy-wide time warp distortion and determine if the phenomenon was natural or a prelude to invasion by an unknown...

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Lazarus
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The man who created the so-called door in the universe that granted egress to the antimatter universe. The door released a mad, anti-Lazarus who was stopped only by Lazarus's self-sacrifice.

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Masters, Lieutenant Charlene
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Officer on the U.S.S. Enterprise NCC-1701 in 2267. Lazarus started a fire in the dilithium control room where Masters was assigned. She and her assistant escaped without injury.

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Christopher, Captain John
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United States Air Force pilot from 1969 Earth who briefly encountered the U.S.S. Enterprise when the starship made an unscheduled trip back in time. Christopher was transported to the Enterprise...

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Christopher, Colonel Shaun Geoffrey
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Son of Captain John Christoper, Shaun led the first successful Earth-Saturn probe. As Shaun was not yet conceived when his father encountered the U.S.S. Enterprise in 1969, it was imperative that...

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Constitution-Class Starship
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Initially commissioned circa 2245, this type of Federation starship is one of the most well-known. The original U.S.S. Enterprise NCC-1701 is of this class. Others have included the U.S.S....

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Fellini, Colonel
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Security officer at Omaha Air Base in the United States, Earth, circa 1969. Fellini grilled Captain Kirk, who was briefly detained while returning USAF pilot John Christopher to the base and...

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Kyle, Mr.
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Member of the U.S.S. Enterprise NCC-1701 crew beginning in 2266 as a transporter technician and relief helm. Twenty years later he was a commander and communications officer on the U.S.S. Reliant.

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Tomorrow Is Yesterday
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When the U.S.S. Enterprise is thrown into a time warp by a black star, it ends up orbiting Earth in the 20th century. Omaha Air Base detects a peculiar UFO and sends a fighter plane, manned by...

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Webb
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Radar monitor technician at a 20th-century United States Air Force installation. Webb spotted the U.S.S. Enterprise NCC-1701 orbiting Earth in July, 1969, and scrambled Captain John Christopher to...

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City on the Edge of Forever, The
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McCoy accidentally injects himself with an overdose of cordrazine, a drug which makes him exhibit signs of paranoia and madness, while treating an ailing Sulu on the Bridge. Delirious, he beams...

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Cordrazine
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A potent stimulant, use in Starfleet medical practice since at least the 2260s. A treatment of 25cc is considered to be a deadly dosage and usually used only as a last resort in life-threatening...

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Guardian of Forever
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The Guardian of Forever is a powerful entity that described itself as both and neither machine or being. Its function was as a time portal, which Captain James T. Kirk discovered when a drugged...

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Keeler, Edith
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(Played by Joan Collins)In 1930, during the first part of Earth's 20th Century, Edith Keeler was a social worker who died in a street traffic accident. Centuries later, during a survey using the...

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mnemonic memory circuit
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Type of computer circuit used in modern databank access. A primitive circuit, composed of a variety of electrical and radio parts of the 1930s on Earth, was jury-rigged by Commander Spock to...

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bearing
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In celestial navigation, a mathematical expression describing a direction in space with relationship to a space vehicle. A bearing measures the angular difference between the current forward...

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Botany Bay, S.S.
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Nuclear-powered vessel of the DY-100 class, which was Earth's standard interplanetary transport of the late 20th century. Named after an infamous Australian penal colony, the S.S. Botany Bay was...

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Ceti Alpha V
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The rugged Class-M world is where Captain Kirk leaves Khan Noonien Singh, former Lieutenant Marla McGivers and Khan's band of Eugenics War-era "supermen" survivors from the Botany Bay to fend for...

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decompression chamber
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A treatment chamber aboard Federation starships for patients in need of exposure to non-class-M type atmospheric pressures.

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DY-100
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A late 20th century interplanetary vessel design built on Earth using nuclear powered engines and equipped with suspended-animation chambers for longer voyages during the pre-warp era, superceded...

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DY-500
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A sublight class ship of the 21st century, larger than the earlier DY-100 and in use for a century after being modified for early versions of warp drive. The S.S. Mariposa was of DY-500 class....

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Harrison
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A technician first-class on the U.S.S. Enterprise in 2267. Harrison nearly suffocated on the bridge when Khan cut the air supply. Captain Kirk's log reflected a commendation for him.

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Joaquin
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Eugenics Warrior who fled earth with Khan Noonien Singh and was rescued by James Kirk in 2267. Joaquin was exiled to Ceti Alpha V after trying to take Kirk's ship.

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McGivers, Lieutenant Marla
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Historian stationed aboard the U.S.S. Enterprise in 2267. She joined ex-dictator Khan Noonien Singh to commandeer the ship. McGivers ultimately joined Khan in exile on Ceti Alpha V, where a native...

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McPherson
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Genetically-enhanced human who escaped Earth on the S.S. Botany Bay in 1996 with Khan. After commandeering the U.S.S. Enterprise NCC-1701 in 2267, McPherson controlled a key section of the ship.

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Otto
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Eugenics specimen who fled Earth with Khan Noonien Singh. After trying to capture the U.S.S. Enterprise NCC-1701 in 2267, Otto, and Khan, were exiled to Ceti Alpha V.

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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...

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Singh, Khan Noonien
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(Played by Ricardo Montalban)One of history's most notorious dictators, Khan Noonien Singh was a genetically-bred "superman" of Earth's India in the late 20th century. Khan died in the 23rd...

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sleeper ship
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Spacecraft in which the crew hibernates in suspended animation or a reduced-metabolism coma during the journey, which is often slower-than-light. Khan's ship, the S.S. Botany Bay, was a sleeper...

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Space Seed
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A piece of one of history's great puzzles falls into place when Kirk's crew comes across the S.S. Botany Bay, an old-style, pre-warp sleeper ship from Earth that contains several bodies in stasis....

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Spinelli, Lieutenant
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Young crewman serving on the U.S.S. Enterprise NCC-1701 in 2267. Spinelli was with the captain when Khan cut the bridge's oxygen. Spinelli thought death imminent, but survived. Kirk noted his bravery.

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Thule
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Technician first-class on the U.S.S. Enterprise. Thule, and all bridge personnel, received a commendation from James Kirk when it appeared they would perish after Khan withdrew bridge life-support.

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tractor beam
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Graviton force beam used by starships to manipulate objects outside the ship. Tractors are commonly used for towing other vessels and guiding shuttlecraft through landing and launches.

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Archon, U.S.S.
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An early Federation craft that vanished near the planet Beta III in 2167, when it was pulled from its orbit by the computer system Landru. The surviving crew was absorbed into Beta III's society...

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Bilar
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Citizen of the society on planet Beta III that was under the control of the computer-being known as Landru. In 2267, Bilar greeted the Enterprise landing party and asked if they had found...

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Hacom
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Native of Beta III. Hacom was loyal to the computer Landru that rigidly governed the planet's society.

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Landru
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Landru, an omniscient computer on the planet Beta III, had a near-tyrannical hold on Beta III's people until Captain Kirk put a stop to it. Kirk discovered Landru on a mission to learn what...

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Lindstrom (Starfleet)
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Sociologist and crewmember of the U.S.S. Enterprise NCC-1701. He was among the landing party to Landru's planet, Beta III, in 2267. He remained on Beta III to help rebuild the culture.  

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Marphon
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Beta III resident and government official who was actually a key figure in the clandestine resistance to the rule of Landru. Marphon also freed Spock and Kirk from the custody of the Lawgivers.

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O'Neil, Lieutenant Lisa
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Served aboard the U.S.S. Enterprise NCC-1701 in 2267. O'Neil investigated a missing starship crew on Beta III and was captured and absorbed. Later he betrayed his shipmates to Landru's lawgivers.

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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...

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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...

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Tula
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Young woman from Beta III, controlled by Landru. She resided in a rooming house with Hacom, Tamar and her father Reger. Tula returned home from Festival in hysterics.

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Anan 7
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Leader of the High Council of Eminiar VII and military commander in the 500-year-old war with neighboring planet Vendikar. Anan 7 enforced the agreement between the opponents to use computers to...

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Eminiar VII
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M-class planet with an advanced civilization that has been at war with its neighboring planet, Vendikar, for over 500 years. While on a diplomatic mission, the crew of the U.S.S Enterprise...

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Fox, Ambassador Robert
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In 2267, Fox, a Federation ambassador, was sent aboard the U.S.S. Enterprise on a diplomatic mission to establish contact with planet Eminiar VII. Fox disregarded a signal from the planet warning...

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Tamura, Yeoman
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Crew member aboard the U.S.S. Enterprise in 2267. Tamura was among the landing party personnel visiting Eminiar VII who were expected to step into a disintegration chamber. Tamura helped guard...

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Taste of Armageddon, A
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The U.S.S. Enterprise is ordered to pick up Ambassador Robert Fox, who is headed to planet Eminiar VII on a diplomatic mission. Upon arriving at the planet, the ship is warned away. Beaming to...

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Valiant, U.S.S.
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This Federation starship was a casualty of the computer-run, 500-year-old war between planets Eminiar VII and Vendikar in 2217.

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Appel, Ed
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In 2267, Appel served as an engineer at the underground pergium mining colony on Janus VI. Appel was one of the first to encounter the Horta, a "monster" that could burrow through solid rock, and...

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Devil in the Dark, The
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The U.S.S. Enterprise arrives to investigate reports of an unknown monster deep in the mining tunnels of Janus VI. The being is apparently destroying machinery and killing the miners, and has the...

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Engineer Vanderberg, Chief
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In 2267, Vanderberg served as Chief Processing Engineer, at the underground pergium mining colony on Janus VI. Vanderberg, along with fellow engineer/miner Ed Appel, helped defend the settlement...

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Giotto, Lt. Commander
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In 2267, Giotto was a member of the U.S.S. Enterprise security team dispatched to Janus VI. While there, Giotto lead a detail in search of the Horta. He also kept the growing team of miners at...

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Horta
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The Horta is a highly intelligent, silicon-based species, that is capable of tunneling through solid rock ike humans are able to walk through air. Discovered on the planet Janus IV, the Horta is...

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phaser type-1
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Starfleet handheld energy weapon in use since circa 2266. The Phaser Type-1 was commonly used when a show of force was not appropriate, such as in first contact and other off-ship missions...

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phaser type-2
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Larger handheld energy weapon used by Starfleet personnel since 2266. More powerful that the Type-1 variety, some Type-2 phasers were actually Type-1's mounted in a pistol grip. Like all phasers,...

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Schmitter
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Pergium miner stationed on Janus VI. In 2267 Schmitter was killed by a native rock-eating creature called the Horta.

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Vandenberg, Chief Engineer
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Head of the pergium mining operations on Janus VI in 2267. The mining disturbed the subterranean Horta, who responded by killing 50 of Vandenberg's men. Vandenberg in turn summoned the U.S.S....

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Ayelborne
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Leader of the Council of Elders on planet Organia. Ayelborne, along with all Organians, welcomed representatives of both the Federation and the Klingon Empire to his planet in 2267. Ayelborne...

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Baroner
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False name given by Captain Kirk during an undercover mission to the planet Organia in 2267.

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Errand of Mercy
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Kirk and Spock beam down to the surface of planet Organia to negotiate for the erection of a Federation base on that planet. Hostilities between the nearby Klingon Empire and Federation have...

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Mind-sifter
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Klingon interrogation device that probes the minds of its victims. At high setting, the sifter causes irreversible brain damage. In 2267, Commander Spock was subjected to questioning by Klingon...

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Organia
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A planet of non-corporeal beings who stopped a war between the UFP and Klingon Empire in 2365 and enforced the first detente between them for years afterward. Kor led the Klingons' would-be...

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Organians
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Planet: Organia. On first appearance, a simple agrarian humanoid race that had no significant advancements for over 10,000 years. On stardate 3198.4, the true nature of the Organians revealed an...

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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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Trefayne
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A member of the tripartite Council of Elders on Organia in 2267. Trefayne reported escalating Klingon-Federation hostilities to Ayelborne. Trefayne, a noncorporeal lifeform, did not like being...

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collar of obedience
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Disciplinary choker-collars worn by drill thralls on planet Triskelion that would constrict the wearer's neck of when activated, causing pain.

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Gamesters of Triskelion, The
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During a routine transport to a planet, Captain Kirk, Lieutenant Uhura and Ensign Chekov are intercepted and abducted by a powerful and distant transporter beam. Arriving, literally, flat on their...

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Haines, Ensign
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Starfleet enlisted person, she served as a navigator aboard the U.S.S. Enterprise in 2268.

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Kloog
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Humanoid male among the drill thralls kidnapped to Triskelion. Kirk battled him in 2268. Though Kloog had size, strength, and experience, Kirk won with agility and by concentrating Kloog's weaker...

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Lars
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A male drill thrall on Triskelion. Lars was assigned to mate with Uhura and also prepare her for combat. Lars was accidentally killed by an Andorian teammate in 2268.

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Providers
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Planet: Triskelion. Members of a species who apparently were humanoid in appearance, but eventually evolved into disembodied brains due to their devotion to intellectual abilities. Three such...

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Shahna
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Female Drill Thrall on Triskelion. In 2268, Shahna acted as James T. Kirk's instructor.

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Tamoon
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Female gladiatorial fighting instructor owned by Provider 1. Though she had trouble pronouncing Chekov's name, Tamoon thought he was cute and wanted to be more than just his drill thrall.

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Cochrane, Dr. Zefram
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(Played by James Cromwell [1996] and Glenn Corbett [1967]) The renowned Terran American scientist and developer of warp drive on his world (AD 2030-2117?), an eccentric genius who became a...

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Companion
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Noncorporeal, cloudlike entity of a feminine nature who kept famed scientist Zefram Cochrane alive for 150 years past his normal lifespan. In 2117, the Companion discovered Cochrane drifting in...

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Companion, The
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An intelligent entity composed of noncorporeal energy in the forum of a sparkling cloud. It is apparently female gendered, and very inviting when ex-Federation scientist Zefram Cochrane (inventor...

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Hedford, Commissioner Nancy
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Assistant Federation commissioner who was assigned to mediate a peace agreement on planet Epsilon Canaris III in 2267 to avert an impending war. Hedford was forced to leave the negotiations...

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Metamorphosis
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Assistant Federation Commissioner Nancy Hedford has become ill while trying to stop a war on Epsilon Canaris III. The shuttlecraft Galileo is assigned to take her to the U.S.S. Enterprise, where...

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universal translator
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Device for translation of spoken languages in real-time communication. It operates by scanning brain-wave frequencies and using the results to create a basis for translation. Captain Kirk used a...

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Deneva
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M-class planet considered by many to be one of the most beautiful in the galaxy, colonized by humans in the 22nd century, later becoming a Federation world, and used as a freighting line base in...

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