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Old December 4 2010, 12:37 PM   #23
Deks
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Re: Quantum Slipstream V.S. Transwarp

Why not?
Being everywhere in the universe at the same time opens up pretty big possibilities.
Paris could have brought back a virus he picked up from phenomena that Federation would begin to dream of for the next thousand years.
Or simply could have been in a part of space that affects Human physiology in the way it did with him.
Coupled with effect of infinite velocity, it's possible this interaction and a combination of factors was precipitated in Paris 'evolving'.

TW as the Borg use it is actually quite similar to the QS technology as it was explained on-screen.
I would surmise BOTH are aspect that remove a ship from being able to interact with the known universe as Warp would allow.

TW that was achieved by Paris is a completely different beast apparently that the Borg never achieved.
And it's possible that the Voy and later on SF adopted a different explanation for what TW stands for.
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