When Lieutenant Junior Grade Tormolen brings aboard an infection that killed the science team on Psi 2000, the crew of the Enterprise soon find themselves unable to control their most pre-dominant emotions. Soon the entire starship is in a shambles and plummeting toward the self destructing planet.
The TV Archaeologist
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The budget-strapped show often made good use of the creativity of its prop staff in coming up with low-cost solutions to otherwise pricey items. Here, the "thermal suits" worn by Spock and Tormolen on the planet's surface were fashioned from 1960s art deco style shower curtains. See more
There seems to be no rhyme or reason to how the infection is spread. Sulu and Riley are infected from fighting with a fully-clothed Joe Tormolen (but they did have contact with Tormolen's blood after he stabbed himself), and Chapel by a calm Riley, but Uhura, despite being manhandled by a sweating, stripped-to-the-waist Sulu, is not infected. People's immune systems and tolerance levels vary. See more
[In a room alone, talking to the ceiling
Never lose you. Never.
Special Enhanced version Digitally Remastered with new exterior shots and remade opening theme song. A highlight of the new special effects is a new establishing shot of the outpost, replacing generic footage of a frozen landscape. See more
Spoofed in To Boldly Flee
Theme From Star Trek
Written by Alexander Courage See more