In Subspace Radio #36, Rob and I squint but fail to spot the USS Farragut in “Lost in Translation”, despite its soon-to-be first officer hanging around the Enterprise like he knows he’s going to work there someday! After a quick debrief on this week’s episode, they consider two other prominent instances of communication difficulties when encountering non-humanoid life: “Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home”, and “Home Soil” (TNG).