Originally Posted by Indestructible Object
Ah you forget this time line diverged from the original during the Kelvin attack, so anything before the attack aka the events of Enterprise happened in both time lines. The borg exist and are on the way. But I think Spock has done enough time travel to realize that telling the Federation about the borg could have unforeseen and dire consequences. better to cut your losses and run rather then go for the big money and wind up mucking everything up.
That's what I'm trying to get at. Who says that if there are other timelines that each of those timelines plays out exactly the same as the rest until some hapless Vulcan comes along and, oops creats a gateway to one of them?