Kirk and a landing party beam down to what seems to be an ideal, Eden-like planet. They soon find however that the planet is ruled by a powerful computer that keeps its local inhabitants - primitive and simple tribesmen - happy and healthy. With the Enterprise locked in a tractor beam and slowly being dragged into the planet's atmosphere, Kirk and Spock must find a way to disable the computer. Realizing the threat to its existence, the computer orders the tribesmen to kill the visitors. Written by
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"The Apple" was the forbidden fruit eaten by Adam and Eve in Genesis chapter 3 which caused them to be cast out of Paradise. The fruit was never identified in the text, but popular culture regards it as an apple. See more
A number of times Spock is shown using the tricorder backwards with the screen facing away from him. This reveals the screen to be blank with no information on it. See more
Dr. McCoy's potion is acting like all his potions - turning my stomach.
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