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Old 05-30-2008, 11:41 AM
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Cool...looks like Sternbach was thinking on that one!
Sternbach--along with Mike Okuda--were consultants to the writing staffs on TNG, DS9, & VOY. Basically, they were responsible for much of the "Treknological" terms used on those shows. A lot of the scripts they were handed simply had sections of dialogue labled as [TECH] and it was up to them to come up with some technobabble term to fill it...
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Oh, yeah. The TNGTM (I refuse to call it the TNG Technical Manual anymore--saves a lot of typing, doncha think?) does mention that if the shields could reduce warp engine efficiency up to 32% if things aren't balanced right.
46% if you turn on a hair dryer and the microwave at the same time.
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Sternbach--along with Mike Okuda--were consultants to the writing staffs on TNG, DS9, & VOY. Basically, they were responsible for much of the "Treknological" terms used on those shows. A lot of the scripts they were handed simply had sections of dialogue labled as [TECH] and it was up to them to come up with some technobabble term to fill it...

Well overall, not too bad of a job!
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