The Enterprise is stopped dead in its tracks by a powerful energy force that appears in the form of a human hand. Soon a being claiming to be Apollo orders Kirk and several others down to the planet below. Apollo claims to have visited Earth 5,000 years ago and Kirk theorizes that he may be telling the truth. Apollo's demand for unquestioned servitude however doesn't give the crew much choice and it becomes imperative that they locate and destroy his power supply. Written by
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At one point while Spock is trying to disengage the Enterprise from Apollo's "hand," he refers to Apollo by name. However, at no time has anyone on board the Enterprise been informed of Apollo's identity before communications are re-established. See more
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