The Borg are a fictional pseudo-race of cybernetic organisms depicted in the Star Trek universe. "Resistance is Futile"

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How could the Borg be patrolling the border of fluidic space?

In "Unimatrix Zero", Axom says he's on a scout ship patrolling the border of fluidic space. I thought that fluidic space was in another dimension/ parallel universe and can only be entered through a ...
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Did Seven of Nine always know about the Borg Queen?

Did Seven of Nine always know there was a Borg Queen? She never mentioned it before, but in Dark Frontier when she was confronted by the Queen she didn't seem surprised at all.
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Is there an in-universe explanation as to why the Borg look and behave differently in The Next Generation than in First Contact/Voyager? [duplicate]

Is there an in-universe explanation, not just about the way they look, but for the fact the Borg behave differently in The Next Generation, compared to First Contact and Voyager? Guinan's comments ...
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Could you fit a Borg cube in the Voth city-ship?

Would the Voth city-ship be able to hold a Borg cube inside of it? It's obvious it would be able to hold hundreds of Galaxy-class ships or even a few Deep Space Nines, so would it be able to fit a ...
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Is the Borg Sphere in Voy: Drone that same as the ones seen in Voy: Dark Frontier or First Contact

In the episode "Drone", the sphere that was on the way to intercept them was described as a long range tactical vessel with ablative hull armor. Is this Borg Sphere identical to the Sphere ...
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Does the destruction of the Borg transwarp Hub have any effect on the other transwarp conduits?

At the end of "Endgame," the Borg transwarp hub was destroyed. Does that have any effect on the transwarp conduits that are generated using the transwarp coils on Borg vessels?
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Do the Borg have treaties with more advanced species?

Do the Borg have non-aggression pacts with more advanced species, with the queen or other kinds of Borg hierarchy acting as spokesperson?
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Are the Borg aware of the Q?

Is the Borg Collective aware of the Q continuum? The Borg cube near System J-25 in the Delta Quadrant, must have seen the Enterprise disappear in front of them and completely off long range sensors. ...
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Did the Borg Queen order the Voyager/Borg alliance?

Is there any evidence the Borg Queen was the one who agreed to the alliance between Voyager and the Borg against Species 8472? The Borg were acting their usual selves when Janeway approached them ...
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Could the Borg Queen be freed from the Collective?

Could the Borg Queen to be freed from the Collective? She’s the same as every other drone: abducted and assimilated against her will when she was a child. Can assume that it would be a similar case ...
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Is there a link between the Vogon's “Resistance is Useless” and the Borg's “Resistance is Futile”?

In the Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy we read: FORD: Alright, just stop panicking! ARTHUR: Who said anything about panicking?!? This is still just a culture shock. FORD: Arthur! ...
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Does Picard have his arm removed?

In Best of Both World's Picard is shown to have a prosthetic arm. Was his real arm removed, or was the prosthetic simply ontop of his real arm/hand? If his hand/arm was removed, does he then ...
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How was Seven of Nine the seventh of nine people to be assimilated?

As a girl, Annika Hansen was assimilated into the Collective, along with her parents, and named Seven of Nine. Who were the other six people who were assimilated along with them?
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Why is there no Borg threat in the DS9 series?

The Borg are a major threat in Star Trek: TNG and Star Trek: Voyager (I haven't watched the latter, but looking at this it seems is). Those two series happen at roughly the same time as DS9, but the ...
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TNG Episode Best of Both Worlds Part One, Joret 4: are they standing in the right place?

Let me set a scene. Riker and co. beam down to jouret 4. Behind them is rock/plant wilderness (no sign of blast damage), and in front of them is a giant mat painting of a miles wide crater. Riker asks ...
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Why do The Borg refer to themselves simply as 'Borg'?

Here we see the assimilated Captain Picard as Locutus I am Locutus of Borgemphasis mine Why do The Borg refer to themselves simply as Borg? Linguistically challenged or just ultra cool? ...
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Why didn't the Borg have/use cloak technology?

As we know the Borg have assimilated thousands of species. Still none of the Borg vessels seems to have or use cloak technology. Cloak technology is not something that is THAT hard to develop. ...
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Why did the Federation gather at Wolf 359 to stop the Borg from reaching Earth?

In the episode The Best of Both Worlds, Part II an admiral says that the Enterprise has bought them valuable time so that they can amass a large fleet at Wolf 359. Wolf 359 is 7.795 light years away ...
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Why didn't Captain Picard destroy the Borg ship encountered in the “Q-Who” episode?

In the TNG Season 2 episode "Q-Who", Captain Picard frees the Enterprise-D from the Borg tractor beam with three damaging phaser blasts. Clearly the Enterprise inflicted significant damage on the ...
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How long did it take the Borg to get from Wolf 359 to Earth?

In the Star Trek: TNG episode, 'The Best of Both Worlds, Part 2' the Enterprise-d arrives at the site of the Battle of Wolf 359. They find the fleet completely destroyed. How long after the battle ...
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Would the Borg assimilate a 20 century Earth?

If the Borg found Earth in 20 century or early 21st century, such as 2015, would they assimilate humanity? If they thought Earth is too primitive to their use, would they just leave Earth alone for ...
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What does “The Best of Both Worlds” refer to?

Two of the most famous episodes of The Next Generation are "The Best of Both Worlds" Parts 1 and 2, in which Picard is assimilated by the Borg and Riker and the remaining crew are faced with the ...
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In ST: “First Contact” why weren't the Borg able to differentiate Picard and Lily from the other characters in the holodeck?

ST "First Contact": (they enter a nineteen-thirties night club pursued by two Borg) MAITRE D': I'm sorry, gentlemen but we're closing, and you do understand we have a strict dress code? So ...
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Could The Borg assimilate a changeling? [duplicate]

I was curious whether The Borg had ever encountered Odo's species, and would be possible to assimilate them?
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Do the Borg have any plans after assimilating all they want?

We know that the Borg's aim is to assimilate all worthy species to attain perfection. But the thought struck me: what then? The Borg seem to preoccupy themselves with assimilation, and this takes up ...
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Star Trek Voyager : Episode Scorpion, Red alert music when 8472 attack the Borg

I know this is an unusual question, I hope it is not closed. I am looking specifically for the ringtone used in series Star trek Voyager, episode Scorpion. It happens when 7of9, Janeway and Tuvok are ...
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Any idea why the Ferengi are classed as Species 180, by the Borg?

If we take it that the Borg assign species coding, based on contact, how are the Ferengi so low in the chart? I believe that 7of9 called them Species 180. Were the Borg in the Alpha Quadrant really ...
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Strange orders and plot-points in TNG: “Descent”

I just rewatched the Star Trek: The Next Generation episode "Descent" and I'm somewhat baffled. After Data goes missing, and Riker is already on the surface, this occurs: PICARD: I'm going to ...
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Do the Borg have a pre-programmed directive?

I always wonder why the Borg behave the way they do, and exactly how their collective thinks. Do they strive for dominance and perfection because they are programmed to do so, or is the collective ...
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Did anything ever become of the particular Borg resistance movement that was created in the Voyager episode “Unimatrix Zero?”

ST Voyager "Unimatrix Zero": JANEWAY: Well, Unimatrix Zero may be gone but it looks like the resistance is alive and kicking. With any luck, the Collective may never be the same. SEVEN: ...
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Did 7 of 9 ever hear from or meet up with Axum again after the Episode “Unimatrix Zero?”

JANEWAY: Well, Unimatrix Zero may be gone but it looks like the resistance is alive and kicking. With any luck, the Collective may never be the same. SEVEN: Korok said he would try to ...
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Did Tuvok, B'Elanna, and Janeway live the rest of their lives with Borg implants/technology inside of them?

ST Voyager "Unimatrix Zero": Chief medical officer's log, stardate 54014.4. It's been forty eight hours since the away team returned to Voyager. Thanks to the neural suppressant, I've been ...
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How was General Korok able to take control of a Borg Sphere, and in such a short amount of time?

In the episode there are a small amount of Borg that are able to go to Unimatrix Zero and are able to retain their individuality while regenerating. ST Voyager "Unimatrix Zero": AXUM: You used ...
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Why weren't civilians evacuated before the fleet at Wolf 359 engaged the borg?

In the Star Trek: TNG two-parter Best of Both Worlds, Starfleet assembles a fleet of 40 ships to engage the Borg at Wolf 359. In Deep Space Nine's first episode, Emissary, we learn that civilians ...
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How is it possible that 7 of 9's 24th century ocular implant is better at detecting disruptions in space-time than a 29th century Federation timeship?

Star Trek Voyager "Relativity": BRAXTON: For some reason, I always think you'll remember. I'm Captain Braxton. This is Lieutenant Ducane. You're aboard the Federation Timeship Relativity. ...
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What species is Hugh?

What species is the Borg Hugh? (Slightly related: What species is the Borg Queen?)
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Why don't the Borg “adapt” to recognize Picard and his crew?

In the movie, Star Trek: First Contact, the Borg can "adapt" to withstand shots from the weapons that Picard and his crew carry. The Borg also ignore Picard and his crew until they are deemed a ...
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Why can Picard still hear the Borg?

Towards the end of the TNG episode "The Best of Both Worlds (Part 2)", we have the following dialogue concerning Picard's condition: CRUSHER: Life signs are stable. The DNA around the microcircuit ...
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Do the Borg speak English?

As the question states, do the Borg speak english, or is it a universal translator interpretation? Has this ever been addressed on screen? The Borg obviously have a few million cultures and languages ...
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Did the Borg originally have another name (and if so, what was it)?

According to information found, among other places, in this question, the name Borg is an abbreviated version of Cyborg, referring to the nature of the Borg. As can also be found in various sources, ...
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Borg Nanoprobes and shapeshifters/changelings [duplicate]

This question is mainly about if there was any canon occasion when the Borg tried to infect a founder/shapeshifter with nanoprobes and if there was, what was the result. If it did not occur, I'm also ...
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In-universe, what is the origin of the name “Borg”? [duplicate]

Is there an explanation anywhere of why the Borg have come to call themselves "the Borg", in-universe? Note : I am not asking about the origins of the Borg collective itself — only how ...
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Were the Borg inspired by Lord Dread?

Captain Power and the Soldiers of the Future was a dystopian science fiction television series that aired in North America for only one season (1987-1988), and which had J. Michael Straczynski as its ...
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Is Sisko referring to the events of First Contact here and if so how does it affect things?

DS9 "In Purgatory's Shadow (Part 1)": SISKO: A Dominion invasion of the Alpha Quadrant will affect Cardassia every bit as much as it's going to affect us. Besides, we need all the help we can ...
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What preparations had the Federation made to deal with the Borg before 'Best of Both Worlds Pt I'?

In Q, Who, the Federation are first properly introduced to the Borg (they had been exposed to the Borg before, but not formally introduced shall we say). When it came time a couple of years later ...
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Is the Borg's existence common knowledge outside of Starfleet?

The Borg, unlike the other civilized enemies and allies of the Federation, has single-handedly laid destruction to entire worlds. Nearly everyone we see speaks of the Borg in hush tones and fear. But ...
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Why do the Borg refer to Earth as 'Sector 001'?

A note for future readers of this question: this is based on an incorrect memory of the Voyager episode 'Dark Frontier'. The term 'Sector 001' indicates that it is a point of origin. Unless I'm ...
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How did the Borg come into being? [duplicate]

Pretty straight forward question. How did the Borg start? Is there anything in the STU, or in novels, or anywhere that deals with the creation of the Borg, Borg Queen, first Drone, etc.? Was there an ...
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Why are the Borg able to adapt so quickly to phaser fire but not to a punch?

In multiple episodes drones adapt quickly to phaser fire. Within a few shots they develop a shield that can block phaser blasts. How is it possible that they are susceptible to a physical punch? ...
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How long does it take for a Borg ship to assimilate a planet?

Let's take Earth for example. There might be thousands of drones on a Borg ship. But wouldn't a planet like Earth that has maybe 10 billion or more people on it pose a logistical problem. I realize ...