Thread: Insurrection
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Old December 1 2012, 06:08 AM   #33
sonak
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Re: Insurrection

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... and the federation can just build a science station in orbit of the planet and study the rings so they can duplicate the radiation ...
Picard: "Let my people look at the technology."
Doughterty: "Our best scientific minds already have. We can't find any other way to do this."
Doughterty was speaking to Picard, both Starfleet officers, "our best ..." means Starfleet science officers. The Federation had already looked at the rings,
No they looked at the collector they did not study the rings. I would also think that an in depth study of the rings would take a longer time which they have plenty of now that the Son'a want to do the peaceful coexistence thing.

your "happy ending" of reconciliation involves many Son'a dying before the particles can take effect. Forgot that part? That's okay, the movie does too. The important thing is that the pretty white Baku had their stagnant, selfish community preserved.
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