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Old June 25 2012, 06:00 PM   #24
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Re: Extended Lifespan In The Trek Universe

KingDaniel wrote: View Post
Didn't one of Jean Lorrah's novels ("Vulcan Academy Murders" or "IDIC Epidemic") have a 300+ year old Vulcan?
I don't remember, but if the average is c. 250, then it stands to reason that the maximum could be as high as 300, which is only 20% greater. It would be the equivalent of a human living to 105 or more, which does occasionally happen.

T'Pau was also in a New Frontier novel. She must be approaching that age herself.
As stated above, her canonical birthdate was 2122. Thus, in 2382, she would be 260, just slightly above the average asserted in TMoST.
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