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In the Star Trek episode " The Ultimate Computer ", Dr. McCoy refers to an alcoholic drink known as the " Finagle's Folly ," apparently a reference to " Finagle's Law.
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The 1982 science fiction film Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan used " Amazing Grace " amid a context of Christian symbolism, to memorialize the death of Mr. Spock but more practically, because the song has become " instantly recognizable to many in the audience as music that sounds appropriate for a funeral " according to a Star Trek scholar.
Star Trek and Sacred Ground: Explorations of Star Trek, Religion, and American Culture, State University of New York Press, ISBN 0-585-29190-X
The subspace radio, best known today from Star Trek and named for the method used in the series for achieving faster-than-light travel, was the most commonly used name for such a faster-than-light communicator in the science fiction of the 1930s to the 1950s.
* In the episode " 11: 59 " of Star Trek: Voyager's fifth season ( original air date: May 5, 1999 ), Earth's first self-contained ecosystem known as " The Millennium Gate " is referenced and described as one kilometer tall and having begun construction in 2001.
* In the television series Star Trek: The Next Generation, one of the Enterprise-D's Shuttlecraft is named after Sakharov, and is featured prominently in several episodes.
This follows the Star Trek tradition of naming Shuttlecraft after prominent scientists, and particularly in The Next Generation, physicists.
It was during this period that a number of simple computer games were written in BASIC, most notably Mike Mayfield's Star Trek.
He played a Starfleet member in the Star Trek: Deep Space Nine episode " The Siege of AR-558 " ( November 1998 ).
Caltech undergraduates have historically been so apathetic to politics that there has been only one organized student protest in January 1968 outside the Burbank studios of NBC, in response to rumors that NBC was to cancel Star Trek.
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A well-known example of a non – carbon-based life-form in science fiction is the Horta in the original Star Trek episode " Devil in the Dark ".
The Tholians of " The Tholian Web " are depicted and described, in that episode and later in the Star Trek: Enterprise episode " In a Mirror, Darkly " as being primarily of mineral-based composition and thriving only in superheated conditions.
" The Disease ", an episode of Star Trek: Voyager featured some artificially-engineered silicon-based parasites, and an Enterprise episode, " Observer Effect ", also presented a lethal silicon-based virus.
** USS Enterprise ( NCC-1701-C ), appears in the Star Trek: Next Generation episode " Yesterday's Enterprise "
** USS Enterprise ( NCC-1701-J ), appears in the episode of Star Trek: Enterprise " Azati Prime " in the 26th century
An unfortunate episode in fanzine history occurred in 1981 when Star Wars director George Lucas threatened to sue fanzine publishers who distributed zines featuring the Star Wars characters in sexually explicit stories or art.
His short story " The New Accelerator " was the inspiration for the Star Trek episode Wink of an Eye.
Alexander appeared on Star Trek: Voyager on the episode " Think Tank " playing a genius alien named Kurros who was trying to get Seven of Nine to serve on his ship.
Klingon is sometimes referred to as Klingonese ( most notably in the Star Trek: The Original Series episode " The Trouble With Tribbles ", where it was actually pronounced by a Klingon character as " Klingonee " ) but, among the Klingon-speaking community, this is often understood to refer to another Klingon language called Klingonaase that was introduced in John M. Ford's 1988 Star Trek novel The Final Reflection, and appears in other Star Trek novels by Ford.
Though mentioned in the original Star Trek series episode " The Trouble With Tribbles ", the Klingon language first appeared on-screen in Star Trek: The Motion Picture ( 1979 ).
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In 2002, Lego released a 3, 104-piece Imperial-class Star Destroyer building kit for their Ultimate Collectors ' Series line.
Phantasy Star also appears as an unlockable game in Sonic's Ultimate Genesis Collection for the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 by beating the first boss on Sonic the Hedgehog 2 with two controllers ( Two-player mode has no bosses, so choose one-player ).
* USS Lexington ( NCC-1709 ), a Constitution-class starship from Star Trek: The Original Series " The Ultimate Computer "
He also did the English voice acting for the parts of Sig and Count Veger in the Jak and Daxter video game series as well as voicing several characters in the game Marvel: Ultimate Alliance, as well as the voice of Gadon Thek in Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic.
A number of successful viewings have been claimed in The Ultimate Time Machine by Joseph McMoneagle and Reading the Enemy's Mind: Inside Star Gate America's Psychic Espionage Program by Paul H. Smith.
Currently, several regional professional leagues exist: the Continental Indoor Football League is concentrated in the Great Lakes region, the American Professional Football League plays in the eastern Great Plains region, the Professional Indoor Football League plays in the Southern United States, both the Independent Indoor Football Alliance and Lone Star Football League play in Texas ( with the former playing at a near-amateur level ), the Ultimate Indoor Football League, backed by former AIFL founder Andrew Haines, plays in Southeastern United States, and American Indoor Football operates two regional divisions, one in the west and one in the Mid-Atlantic.
In animation, she dubs the voices of Star Sapphire and Morgaine le Fey in Justice League ( 2001 ) and Justice League Unlimited ( 2004 ); Tak in Invader Zim ( 2001 – 02 ); Jane Porter in The Legend of Tarzan ; Jedi Master Luminara Unduli in Star Wars: The Clone Wars ( 2008 ); Carol Ferris in Green Lantern: First Flight ( 2009 ), Sonya Blade in Mortal Kombat: Defenders of the Realm ( 1996 ) and Natalia Romanoff-Black Widow in Ultimate Avengers II, The rise of the Panther ( 2006 ).
" The Ultimate Computer " is a season two episode of Star Trek: The Original Series, first broadcast on March 8, 1968 and repeated June 28, 1968.
* In his 1999 essay " The Future is Already Here ," science fiction author Robert J. Sawyer writes, " In the original Star Trek, we saw women and black people in important positions ... the ship's computers, as seen in " The Ultimate Computer ," were designed by a Nobel Prize-winning black cyberneticist, played with equal dignity by William Marshall.
Image from Star Trek: The Original Series episode, The Ultimate Computer © 1968 Paramount Pictures, produced by Gene Roddenberry.
Phantasy Star IV is also part of the Sega Genesis Collection on the PlayStation 2 and PlayStation Portable and on Sonic's Ultimate Genesis Collection for Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3.
JAKKS is an award-winning licensee of several hundred nationally and internationally known trademarks including Disney, Warner Bros., Nickelodeon, Star Wars, Hello Kitty, Ultimate Fighting Championship, Total Nonstop Action Wrestling, Graco, Cabbage Patch Kids and formerly Pokémon and World Wrestling Entertainment.
A small Lego model of the Tantive IV is included with the Ultimate Collector series 3, 000-piece Star Destroyer, which at the time of its 2002 release was Lego's largest set.
He has also appeared in videogames like Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic, Baldur's Gate, Ultimate Spider-Man, Everquest II and Final Fantasy XIV.