Re: Weird Thing in "The Naked Time"
But then, that would have negated several plots concerning "alien illness"
At the time of TOS, the Latex Spacesuit trope
had yet to be realized. If those same episodes were remade today, the crew would wear environment suits as part of their everyday uniform. (Think Lt. Ellis in Gerry Anderson's UFO.)
The live-action movie SPACE BATTLESHIP YAMATO realized the costumes seen in the original anime as everyday environment suits. With the addition of a few extra pieces, they'd be ready to board their Black Tigers or Cosmo Zeroes for a little vacuum party with Desla/Gamilas.
"No, I better not look. I just might be in there."
—Foghorn Leghorn, Little Boy Boo