The Enterprise encounters a powerful energy force that has apparently killed all human life in a solar system with over one billion inhabitants. They identify the culprit as a small space probe that had its origins on Earth. Called Nomad, it merged with another and, as a result, took on a new mission to destroy all biological beings as being imperfect. It believes Captain Kirk to be its creator and, as such, has spared the Enterprise and its crew, at least temporarily. Written by
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Nomad was launched from Earth in 2002. See more
During Nomad's initial attack on the Enterprise, the bridge crew react to the "hit" so violently that the helm/navigation console is lifted clear off the ground and almost tipped over. See more
[referring to Uhura
What d'you do to her?
That unit is defective. Its thinking is chaotic. Absorbing it unsettled me.
That "unit" is a woman.
A mass of conflicting impulses.