A is for Anti-matter. B is for Bussard collectors. C is for Collective Intelli-gents. D is for Duotronics. E is for Earth. F is for Farpoint Station. G is for Gravimetric plating. H is for Holodeck malfunctions. I is for Isolytic weaponry, outlawed under the terms of the Second Khitomer Accords. J is for James T. Kirk. K is for Klingon defense perimeters. L is fo Lateral Sensor Array. Why starships orbit planets side-on towards the planet's surface.