Star Trek

Season 3 Episode 12

The Empath

Aired Unknown Dec 06, 1968 on NBC

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    • It's not clear how Spock determines that Gem couldn't have evolved on the planet. It's a Class M planet with no noticeable difference in atmosphere or gravity or lighting. It in fact appears a bit like Vulcan or a desert environment on Earth. The Vians presumably evolved there, and they don't look that substantially different from Gem other than larger heads.