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An animated series continuing Gene Roddenberry's Star Trek: The Original Series featuring most of the original cast. Use this tag with the [star-trek] tag.

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Why is Star Trek: The Animated Series not Canon?

Seriously, why not? It's good stuff. More aliens on the bridge. Worlds not limited by Special Effects budget. And in episode 4, Lt. Uhura takes command! Put another way, what in ST:TAS is ...
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Do "life support belts" exist outside of ST:TAS?

In the first episode of the animated Star Trek series, Beyond the Farthest Star, an away-team investigates an alien ship using "life support belts," which appear to protect the wearer with a force-...
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Has the phrase 'Beam me up Scotty' been used in TAS or any movies?

As most Trekkies know, the popular phrase 'Beam me up Scotty' was never actually spoken in any of The Original Series. As any good Trekkie knows though, TOS wasn't the only material where we had ...
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Why aren't "life support belts" used elsewhere in the Trek universe?

"Life support belts" have only ever been seen in the animated series (and apparently a non-canon video game as well). Is there any explanation for why?
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