Originally Posted by Capt Dunsel
I thought about this on the train ride home from the theatre - but the ending was brilliant. Kirk / Spock convinces the Narada to follow them at warp away from Earth, thereby neutralizing the threat on earth and triggering his insane revenge genes. They had the trap in place and sprung it on the Narada.
There was still an eventual "out" to this - as the Narada was getting blasted and injected into a black hole - was there a chance it would emerge from the BH at some point in the future or past to influence time lines again? Dunno - to be determined.
It is my sincere hope that I have seen the last of things "emerging from black holes" in the Star Trek universe:-)