UESPA - Acronym seen on an Earth
Starfleet plaque seen on a wall in the NX-02 Columbia.
Ulis - SEE: Ferengi, Ulis
Ulysses - A work of classic
literature by James Joyce. While waiting for Enterprise to
pulled out a copy of this book. Tucker snorts at the choice, and Reed haughtily explains that
British schools have a "core curriculum"; while Americans probably spend all their time reading
comic books and "those ridiculous science fiction novels".
"Shuttlepod One" [ENT]
Uniform Patch - SEE: Uniforms, Ranks, & Insignia.
Union Station - Hoshi
compared the Enterprise's traffic to this train station in Washington
D.C. , Earth.
She was trying to delay Captain Sopek while the Enterprise launched a shuttle to save Captain Archer
and T'Pol. They had been kidnapped and were in a hostage situation on Coridan.
"Shadows of P'Jem" [ENT]
Universal translator - Highly
advanced computer program onboard Earth and Federation starships;
also integrated into communicators or combadges, to translate unknown alien languages into English,
including those that have never previously been encountered. The universal translator often doesn't
work perfectly, requiring manual assistance by an experienced linguist.
"Broken Bow" [ENT]
New languages typically take several seconds to be translated.
The effects of the Ent crew's translators are invisible to Riaan. Archer's translator is included in his
communicator. While skulking with Riaan, it breaks down, and her words suddenly come through
unaltered. To conceal his distress, he kisses her while fiddling with the controls. (She does not object.)
SEE: linguistic database, translation matrix, phonetic processor, communicator.
U'tani - A merchant said
that his Xindi customers had recently purchased two U'tani serpent
Utopia Planitia -
Colony established on Mars by humans.
"Terra Nova" [ENT]
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