Kirk and the derelict starship Defiant vanish into a spatial interphase between universes. To rescue him, Spock must maintain position despite a growing, violent hysteria aboard the Enterprise, like that which destroyed the Defiant's crew, as well as a force field being laid around the Enterprise by Tholian patrol ships. Written by
Did You Know?
This is the first time we see Lt. Uhura's quarters in the broadcast order. The first time via production order is in Star Trek: Elaan of Troyius
(1968), when the room was occupied by Elaan, Dolman of Elas, on the way to her wedding. See more
While transporting Kirk back onto the Enterprise there is a close-up of the transporter operator's hands. His rank has changed and he is missing a finger on the right hand - clearly those are Scotty's hands and rank. See more
[Scott has just reported seeing the Captain, who is presumed dead, in Engineering
In critical moments men sometimes see exactly what they wish to see.
Do you suppose they're seeing Jim because they've lost confidence in you?
I was merely stating a fact, Doctor.