"Star Trek" The Devil in the Dark (TV Episode 1967) Poster

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Referenced in 

Star Trek: The Next Generation: Home Soil (1988) (TV Episode)
The plot and the explanation for the monster are very similar. At this point Gene Roddenberry saw ST:TNG as a way to "remake" ST:TOS episodes with a bigger budget, but the fans considered it a waste of time to watch the same story in a different form, and that strategy was abandoned.
The Outer Limits: Hearts and Minds (1998) (TV Episode)
The soldiers call the energy source that is being mined pergium.
South Park: Spookyfish (1998) (TV Episode)
The goldfish writing the word "Kill" on the fish bowl
Mind Meld: Secrets Behind the Voyage of a Lifetime (2001) (Video)
Title mentioned by Leonard Nimoy, filming recounted by William Shatner
Jeopardy!: 2009 Teen Tournament Semifinal 3 (2009) (TV Episode)
Reference to McCoy's remark about not being a bricklayer in a $1,600 clue in the category "'Star Trek'"
Pioneer One: Alone in the Night (2011) (TV Episode)
A member of the medical staff says, "I'm a doctor, not a cryptographer." This (in a variety of denials) was an oft-repeated complaint by Dr. Leonard McCoy (DeForest Kelley).

Featured in 

Star Trek Logs: An MTV Big Picture Special Edition (1991) (TV Special)
Features McCoy's line 'I'm a doctor, not a bricklayer'
William Shatner's Star Trek Memories (1995) (Video)
Clips shown
Star Trek: Science vs. Fiction: Das Beamen (2006) (TV Episode)
clip from the episode is shown
Star Trek: Beyond the Final Frontier (2007) (TV Movie)
Bring Back... Star Trek (2009) (TV Movie)
Clips shown
Trek Nation (2011)
A clip of this episodes was shown among the montage of Original Star Trek episodes.
For the Love of Spock (2016)
A clip from this episode is shown.
The Toys That Made Us: Star Trek (2018) (TV Episode)
A clip from this episode is shown.

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