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In season 1 episode "Fallen Hero" of Star Trek: Enterprise the NX-01 Enterprise is pursued and attacked at warp speed by the aliens of the week the Mazarites and attempts to fight back with spatial torpedoes. While proving helpful in showing that one can apparently fire projectiles at warp speed quite safely the torpedo does sod all in terms of damage as ...


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USS Vengeance catches up to USS Enterprise and attacks it while the latter is at warp in Star Trek: Into Darkness. They're effectively engaged in combat therein. You can watch the scene in question here.


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In short: Yes. Quark had a major setback in the past which left him broke QUARK: Listen, son. When I was a young man, no older than you, I had an apprentice position with the District Sub-Nagus. I licked his boots like you couldn't believe. He loved me. I was his golden boy. I was on the high road to the top of the Ferengi business world, and then it all ...


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It might be the case a normal viewscreen is more practical, as a dedicated piece of hardware. Technically many viewscreens are holographic so the image displayed is indeed a hologram, simply 2D viewed. In ST: Discovery the holo system was put into place and prone to glitches, which is why Captain Pike resorted to the old fashioned way of viewscreens. In the ...


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Time Dilation was never brought up specifically in any episode of the series. Time dilation affects all moving objects regardless of speed but at typical speeds like orbital velocity or a car for example they're so inconsequential they're measured in nanoseconds. Satellites have two clocks on board to adjust for the effect of time dilation to keep accurate ...


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Idioms last forever.Terms like "Behind Bars" or "Stone walls" or in the clink (the sound made when a door shuts). WHY use forcefields at all, they require constant energy, they fail in case of incident or power failure. Brigs using conventional doors are safer. In the voyager episode "Repentance" a ship attacks Voyager carrying a group of prisoners, the ...


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According to the Star Trek: Star Charts factbook, the population of Bajor is approximately 3.8 billion. According to Kira fifteen million Bajorans died during the 60 years of the Cardassian Occupation. This seems a surprisingly small death-toll given the damage the Cardassians are repeatedly stated to have caused to the planet's ecosystem. KIRA: So you ...


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A photon torpedo is a matter/antimatter warhead. The staple of fedeation/starfleet weaponry for nearly 200 years. The quantum torpedo was the next upgrade. It derives it's name because it works on the quantum level (below subatomic). According to the DS9 technical manual relies on rapid energy extraction from zero-point vacuum. This is established from an 11-...


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