When an alien probe self-destructs after scanning Earth, the Enterprise backtracks its trail. An alien ship comes along, encases the Enterprise in a force globe, and transports McCoy, Scott, Kirk and Ensign Walking Bear inside where they meet Kukulkan, an ancient winged serpent. He once visited and influenced Earth but now returns in a high snit over having been forgotten.
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No insignias appears on Kirk, Scott, McCoy or Walking Bear when Kukulkan puts them in the menagerie setting at 13:28. See more
Good heavens! This is a Capellan power-cat. No one's ever been able to keep one alive.
They hate captivity. You try to put more than one hand on them and they throw off a charge of 2,000 volts.
How did you ever capture it?
It was an infant and easily controlled - as you were when I visited Earth.