Re: Problem I had with "By Any Other Name"
IIRC, the notion of the Kelvan-transmuted suspended-animation-distilled-tetrahedrons was attributed to Roddenberry in David Gerrold's "The World of Star Trek".
"The way that you wander is the way that you choose. / The day that you tarry is the day that you lose. / Sunshine or thunder, a man will always wonder / Where the fair wind blows ..."
-- Lyrics, Jeremiah Johnson's theme.