"Live Fast and Prosper" was the 142nd episode of Star Trek: Voyager, the 21st episode of the show's sixth season, first aired on 19 April 2000. The episode was written by Robin Burger and directed by LeVar Burton.


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Lydia AndersonAyalaChakotayDalaThe DoctorPatrick GibsonKathryn JanewayHarry KimMobarNeelixOrekTom ParisSeven of NineB'Elanna TorresTuvokVarnZarunnamed Telsiansunnamed USS Voyager personnel

Starships and vehiclesEdit

USS Voyager (Intrepid-class cruiser) • Delta Flyer (Flyer-class shuttle) • Delta Flyer (impostor)Telsian freighter
Referenced only 
USS Al-Batani (Excelsior-class cruiser)


Telsius Prime, Telsius Prime mining colony (Telsius star system, the galaxy's Delta Quadrant) • Wyanti star system (the galaxy's Delta Quadrant)
Referenced only 
Indiana, Earth (Sol star system, sector 001, the galaxy's Alpha Quadrant) • Grenna star system (the galaxy's Delta Quadrant) • Narva, Narva colony (the galaxy's Delta Quadrant)

Shipboard areasEdit


Races and culturesEdit

BorgDala's speciesHologramHumanKlingonTalaxianTelsianVarn's speciesVulcan
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HirogenPolonianSpecies 8472

Technology and weaponsEdit

photon torpedotorpedophaserphaser cannoncombadgecommunicatorbio-neural circuitryheating coiltransportertransport enhancertractor generatorsonic showersensorspulse drillplasma flareoptronically targeted phasermulti-spectrum shieldinghydroponic podintegrated circuitrystarshipspacecraftannular confinement beam

Materials and substancesEdit

atmospheregasambizineantiviral proteinbolomitebreadwatercoffeedilithium

States and organizationsEdit

FederationFederation CouncilStarfleetTelsian SecurityStarfleet Command

Ranks and titlesEdit

ambassadorastrometric officercaptainchief engineerchief medical officercommanding officercookdoctorengineerensignFederation Starfleet ranksFederation Starfleet ranks (2360s-2370s)first officerflight controllerlieutenantlieutenant junior gradelieutenant commandermedical practitionermorale officerofficeroperations managersecond officersecurity chieftactical officerweapons officerBrotherChief of Mining OperationsclericSister

Other referencesEdit

bootcaptain's logcaptain's log, USS Voyagercaptain's log, USS Voyager, 2376clothinglog entrylifeformhumanoidraces and culturesnation-statejacketjumpsuitshirtpantsgovernmentranktitlespacetimeuniformsupernaturalgremlinStarfleet uniformStarfleet uniform (2366-2373)universeweapontechnologyblightblinkingcockpitconcentric search patterndeitydiagnosticDirective 927diseaseextortionfarmgeostrataimpersonating a Starfleet officerkilotonlive long and prosperlogicmattermalnutritionmarkmirrorminingmother shipneutronic stormomega radiationomega radiation therapyoptical subroutineOracle of K'Talorphanpajamaspilgrimagepractical jokeprisonpsoriasisRedeemer of LightreparationssanctuaryscansectSelnia Primeshell gamesombrerosporetalismantera nutfoodThe Cleansingthieftorturetradingtransmission logtransport recordwig


prior in the year 2376 
The thieves begin impersonating the crew of Voyager. (prior to episode)
stardate 53849.2, 2376 (2370s chronology, Voyager's journey
Voyager travels in the path of those who have been impersonating them.


Related storiesEdit



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Voyager episode produced Next episode:
Life Line
Previous episode:
Good Shepherd
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chronological order
Previous Adventure:
Pocket Next Adventure:
Stone and Anvil

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