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FA status Edit

Nomination (18 June - 01 July 2004, Failed) Edit

Various people have contributed to this article and jointly created what i consider a very good overview of one of the most important locations in the Trek-universe. However, there are still numerous dead links among the cities and the orbital facilities. --BlueMars 20:55, Jun 18, 2004 (CEST)

  • True, but in the explination itself there are almost no dead links (one). Only in the "reference list". I think this could make a good nominated article, though there might still be some info added. Ottens 14:30, 22 Jun 2004 (CEST)
  • Seconded. If this article is featured, the dead links will fill up themselves. -- Redge 15:49, 22 Jun 2004 (CEST)
  • Oppose for now. Although the dead links are IMO not a good reason to deny featured article status, I still think there's more information that needs to be added to this article, particularly in the area of history and events in the Trek universe. -- Dan Carlson 20:27, 26 Jun 2004 (CEST)
    • I hadn't thought of that. Change my vote to oppose. -- Redge 21:37, 26 Jun 2004 (CEST)
  • It's a good article, but a lot of red/dead links need to be filled up first. For now, opposed. Ottens 21:54, 27 Jun 2004 (CEST)
  • Red links are definitely not a valid reason to oppose, IMO. But, the article could definitely do with expansion. -- Michael Warren 00:46, 28 Jun 2004 (CEST)
  • Yes, you are right. Sorry. However, I still think Star Trek's most important planet could have more info. Certainly concerning the events seen in Star Trek, there could be more info added. Now it looks more like a timeline/summery of events... Ottens 19:57, 28 Jun 2004 (CEST)

Appearance in "Shockwave" two-parter Edit

It seems to be mere speculation that Earth is the ruined planet that appears in ENT: "Shockwave" and "Shockwave, Part II". From what I can see, the planet is unnamed in both the episodes themselves and their final draft scripts. Is it referred to as Earth later in the series? --Defiant (talk) 14:36, October 26, 2015 (UTC)

Good observation. I don't know of any source either, maybe this ought to be moved to unnamed planets. -- Capricorn (talk) 18:14, November 4, 2015 (UTC)

The Scimitar Edit

In the "Attacks on Earth" section, it states "The Scimitar was destroyed by the USS Enterprise-E, IRW Valdore, and an unidentified Valdore-type warbird in the Battle of the Bassen Rift."

Technically, the Scimitar was destroyed by Data in an act of sabotage, not directly as a part of the starship battle. 09:05, April 25, 2016 (UTC)

Data was only there as part of the battle. He didn't 'sabotage' the ship, he destroyed it. 31dot (talk) 09:41, April 25, 2016 (UTC)

How many sentient creatures live on earth in star trek?