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Where was humanity as of the 23rd Century

he Alpha Quadrant still largely unexplored...
Humanity on the verge of war with the Klingons, Romulans hiding behind every nebula.
the technology we take for granted was still in its early stages: no plasma weapons, no multi-phasic shields... Their ships were half as fast."


What defines this century

was a period of expansion for the United Federation of Planets, with Humans and other founding species, such as Vulcans, at the forefront of exploration


The Federation's exploration agency Starfleet would make first contact with numerous intelligent speices and civilizations, including who

the Talosians,
the First Federation,
the Gorn Hegemony.
the Metrons,
the Horta, and
the Excalbians


with whom did the federation have a long-running conflict with which begun in the 22nd century

the Klingon Empire


Other than the klingon Empire whom were the Federation hostile with

Romulan Star Empire


Who was Captain of the USS Enterprise (NCC-1701)

Captain James T Kirk


What year did relations between the Federation and the Klingon Empire degenerate starting a tense cold war



What was Invented in 2243

The duotronic computer is invented by Doctor Richard Daystrom, becoming the primary computing platform for all Starfleet vessels for the following eighty years


What year was the Federation Starship USS Enterprise launched



What did the Borg destroy in 2265

The El-Aurian homeworld


What Major Event occurred in 2266

After a century of isolation, the Romulan Star Empire engages in a series of unprovoked attacks on several outposts along the Romulan Neutral Zone


After the Romulans began unprovoked attacks on several outposts along the Romulan Neutral Zone, what was revealed

the first visual contact of the previously unseen Romulans themselves are made, revealing them to be an offshoot of Vulcans


What Year after After a century of isolation, did the Romulan Star Empire engages in a series of unprovoked attacks on several outposts along the Romulan Neutral Zone



How did Federation and Klingon relations improve in 2267

with the signing of the Treaty of Organia


What Powers established a "colony of galactic peace" on Nimbus III

Federation, Klingon and Romulan


What did the Federation, Klingon and Romulan Powers establish in 2267

a "colony of galactic peace" on Nimbus III


What led to the formation of the first artificially created Planet and what year did this happen

The detonation of the Genesis Device during the Battle of the Mutara Nebula in 2285


What happened in the end to Nimbus III

Due to the use of protomatter in the development of the device, however, the planet proves to be unstable and destroys itself soon after


What happened in 2286

Earth is again saved from being obliterated by a probe of unknown origin


What happened in 2293

the Khitomer Accords between the Federation and the Klingon Empire are signed on the Khitomer Conference to establish a lasting peace between the two powers


What year was the Khitomer Accords Signed



Alternate reality: What was destroyed in 2233

The USS Kelvin


Alternate Reality: How was the USS Kelvin destroyed

Battling the Narada


Alternate Reality: What did the Narada do in 2258

uses red matter to destroy Vulcan. The crew of the newly launched USS Enterprise prevents a similar fate befalling Earth


Alternate Reality: What happened in 2259

After a bombing in London, an attack on Starfleet Headquarters and a massacre on Qo'noS, the terrorist Khan Noonien Singh crashes the dreadnought USS Vengeance into San Francisco before being arrested by the Enterprise crew and returned to cryogenic sleep


Alternate Reality: What did Kirk do in 2260

gives a stirring speech about the principles of the Federation, and embarks on his historic 5 year mission aboard the Enterprise


Alternate Reality: What happened only 3 years into the Enterprises mission

the Enterprise was destroyed during the battle over the planet Altamid, when it was attacked by Krall and his Swarm ships


Alternate Reality: What was Discovered in 2263

The long-lost USS Franklin is discovered intact on Altamid by Montgomery Scott


What did a Vulcan Science mission discover in the mid 23rd Century

In the mid-23rd century, a Vulcan science mission discovers a subspace rupture in the Hanoli system.


How did the Vulcans attempt to seal a subspace rupture in the Hanoli System

with a pulse wave torpedo, but instead cause the rupture to expand exponentially.


What was the consequence of the Vulcans attmpt to seal a subspace rupture with a wave Torpedo

The entire star system, including the Vulcans, is wiped out


What was closely averted in the 2270's

An attack on Earth by a massive machine lifeform called V'ger


What was the alternate approach to the transporter

the Elway Theorem,


What did the Elway Theorm do

Instead of utilizing subspace as the medium for which matter and energy are transported from one location to another, this form of transporting uses dimensions of space


What did The Klingon empire relinquish

to the Archanis sector


What did the Kilingon Empire eradicate by the late 23rd Century

The Tribble Spieces


Who in the late 23rd century, desired to follow the way of the offlanders.

The Baku


What did the Baku attempt in the late 23rd century

They attempt to take over the Ba'ku planet, but fail and get exiled, thereby becoming the Son'a


Mirror universe: What happened to Spock sometime between 2267 and 2270

He became commander-in-chief of the Terran Empire and implements several major reforms


What Planet did the Terran Empire Occupy sometime around 2260



How did Spock's reforms leave the Empire

unprepared to fight against the Klingon-Cardassian Alliance. The Alliance conquers the entire Terran Empire, enslaving the Terrans and Vulcans