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November, 1966
coffee
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Earth beverage made from ground, roasted beans and valued for its caffeinated lift. It is often consumed in the morning. It was a beverage often served on Kirk's Enterprise bridge and programmed...

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Corbomite Maneuver, The
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While exploring an uncharted region of space, the U.S.S. Enterprise comes upon an alien space buoy which is cube-shaped and spins, warning ships away and blocking the starship's path. Kirk's...

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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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deflectors
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Manipulatable energy forcefield or shield that can be generated around space vessels and other facilities for protection from natural hazards and enemy weaponry.   Transporters are...

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Fesarius
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The First Federation flagship; first contact with this ship for the UFP was made by the original U.S.S. Enterprise in 2266.

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Howard, Clint
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He may be forever known as Ron Howard’s “little brother,” but Clint Howard is the only one in the family with three appearances on various Star Treks—including the...

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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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Menagerie, Part I, The
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The U.S.S. Enterprise and her crew are diverted by a signal from the former captain of the U.S.S. Enterprise on Starbase 11, and proceed to the call. When they arrive they find Captain Christopher...

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Menagerie, Part II, The
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The U.S.S. Enterprise and her crew are diverted by a signal from the former captain of the U.S.S. Enterprise on Starbase 11, and proceed to the call. When they arrive they find Captain Christopher...

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Mendez, Commodore Jose
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Starbase 11's top officer in 2267. An illusion of Mendez acted as one of the three command officers who court-martialed Spock for kidnapping Captain Pike and communicating with Talos IV.

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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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Pike, Captain Christopher
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(Played by Jeffrey Hunter; Sean Kenney (nonspeaking, as invalid) )Best known as commanding officer of the U.S.S. Enterprise NCC-1701, following the ship's original captain Robert April and just...

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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...

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tranya
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A delightful orange colored beverage used to welcome guests aboard the Fesarius by a member of the First Federation named Balok.   Since this drink was first introduced to members...

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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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Whitney, Grace Lee
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Grace Lee Whitney was born Mary Ann Chase in Ann Arbor, Michigan. Whitney started her entertainment career as a "girl singer" on Detroit's WJR radio. She soon opened in nightclubs for the likes of...

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December, 1966
Alice
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Title character of the Earth children's book "Alice in Wonderland," written by 19th-century author Lewis Carroll. A facsimile of Alice appeared on the so-called "amusement park planet" in the...

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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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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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Barrows, Yeoman Tonia
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Crew member of the U.S.S. Enterprise in 2267 who joined the landing party on the world that later came to be known as the "amusement park planet." Unaware that her fantasies would be instantly...

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

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Montaigne, Lawrence
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Lawrence Montaigne, a veteran character actor, played the Romulan, Decius, in the Star Trek: The Original Series episode "Balance of Terror" in 1966 and returned a year later to portray Stonn, a...

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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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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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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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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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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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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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January, 1967
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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February, 1967
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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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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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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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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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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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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Carroll, Lewis
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Nineteenth-century English author Charles Lutwidge Dodgson was best known by his pen name Lewis Carroll, under which he wrote many books. His most famous books were "Alice's Adventures in...

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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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Chandra, Captain
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Starship commander. Chandra served on the jury at James Kirk's court-martial trial at Starbase 11 in 2267.

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Cogley, Samuel T.
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Attorney who defended James T. Kirk at his 2267 court-martial on Starbase 11, where the captain was on trial for the murder of Ben Finney. Cogley won the case by proving that the Enterprise...

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Corrigan
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Starfleet officer who graduated from Starfleet Academy in the same class as James T. Kirk. Corrigan and Kirk crossed paths again in 2267 in a bar at Starbase 11, when the Enterprise was docked for...

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