Re: How did the Nero, his crew and ship escape Rura Penthe?
Well, whatever they were doing, Nero lost an ear tip during that time.[/QUOTE]
Probably ripped it off in frustration while waiting for Old Spock to appear.
Mike Tyson traveled through time to give Nero boxing lessons.
"Some drink from the fountain of knowledge; others just gargle."
Also, I am reminded of the immortal words of Socrates who said, "I drank what?"