SCISEC Science Officer

A SCISEC briefing taking place in the James T. Kirk Lecture Hall.

Starfleet Academy SCISEC Brief 008: Temporal Vortex is a short episode in the DVD Extra series of Starfleet Academy SCISEC Briefs. In this episode, an unnamed Starfleet Science Officer examines the Borg's use of a temporal vortex.



Starfleet Science Officer
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Borg QueenZefram CochraneLily SloaneSolkar

Races and culturesEdit

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EarthGolden Gate BridgeSan FranciscoJames T. Kirk Lecture Hall, Starfleet Academy
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AustraliaBozeman, MontanaNew GuineaNorth America

Starships and vehiclesEdit

Type-6 shuttlecraftType-11 shuttlecraftType-15 shuttlepodUnnamed Federation shuttlecraft classes#24th century
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Borg cubeBorg sphereUSS Enterprise-E (Sovereign-class) • PhoenixT'Plana-Hath (T'Plana-Hath-class)

States and organisationsEdit

Borg CollectiveStarfleetStarfleet Command

Other referencesEdit

chronometric particleplanetspace-time continuumtemporal vortextime travel



Related storiesEdit


Stories set in Starfleet Academy
Comics Starfleet Academy ("Prime DirectivesLibertyLoyalty TestWar and PeaceLove and DeathPassagesHide and SeekReturn to the Forbidden PlanetA Prelude to WarJudgmentTelepathy War (Part One) • Parents' DayT'Priell Revealed (Part OnePart TwoPart Three) • Culture ClashMangHom qaDBetween Love And Hate") • Starfleet Academy!Starfleet Academy (Issue 1Issue 2Issue 3Issue 4Issue 5)
Movies Starfleet Academy SCISEC Briefs (SCISEC Brief 001: "Mystery Behind Voyager" • SCISEC Brief 002: "Mystery Behind Ceti Alpha VI" • SCISEC Brief 003: "Mystery Behind the Vulcan Katra Transfer" • SCISEC Brief 004: "The Whale Probe" • SCISEC Brief 005: "Nimbus III" • SCISEC Brief 006: "Praxis" • SCISEC Brief 007: "Trilithium" • SCISEC Brief 008: "Temporal Vortex" • SCISEC Brief 009: "The Origins of the Ba'ku and Son'a Conflict" • SCISEC Brief 010: "Thalaron Radiation")
Novels Video game novelization1990s series (Crisis on VulcanAftershockCadet KirkWorf's First AdventureLine of FireSurvivalLifelineThe Chance FactorQuarantine) • The Best and the BrightestAcademy: Collision Course2010s series (The Delta AnomalyThe EdgeThe Gemini AgentThe Assassination Game)
Short stories "The Bottom Line" • "Best Tools Available"
Video games Starfleet Academy Starship Bridge SimulatorStarfleet AcademyStarfleet Academy: Strategic CommandStarfleet Academy: Chekov's Lost MissionsAcademy TrainerCadet Training Facility
Live performances Star Trek LiveThe Starfleet Academy Experience
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