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** Eventually Tom kidnaps [[Kathryn Janeway|Janeway]] and escapes with her at Warp 10, only for them to be found on a planet a short distance away, where they've mutated into giant newts, mated, and produced some smaller newt-things.  The Doctor is able to completely reverse their mutations off-screen, with no side effects.
 
** Eventually Tom kidnaps [[Kathryn Janeway|Janeway]] and escapes with her at Warp 10, only for them to be found on a planet a short distance away, where they've mutated into giant newts, mated, and produced some smaller newt-things.  The Doctor is able to completely reverse their mutations off-screen, with no side effects.
 
* The test [[shuttle]] flies away from ''Voyager'' at Warp 10 at least twice, but both times it ends up just a short distance from ''Voyager''.
 
* The test [[shuttle]] flies away from ''Voyager'' at Warp 10 at least twice, but both times it ends up just a short distance from ''Voyager''.
* Technically, the experiment is a success: they can achieve Warp 10 and use it to get home, they just need someone to use the Doctor's medical procedure at the destination to reverse the mutations they develop.  Nonetheless, the whole Warp 10 idea is completely [[technology of the week|dropped without further comment]].
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* Technically, the experiment is a success: they can achieve Warp 10 and use it to get home, they just need someone to use the Doctor's medical procedure at the destination to reverse the mutations they develop.  Nonetheless, the whole Warp 10 idea is completely [[technology of the week|dropped without further comment]], and it is [http://tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pmwiki.php/Main/BLAMEpisode never mentioned again] (admittedly an understandable choice).
** And it is [http://tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pmwiki.php/Main/BLAMEpisode never mentioned again] (admittedly an understandable choice)
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* The plot can be interpreted as a horribly mangled sexual initiation story.
 
* The plot can be interpreted as a horribly mangled sexual initiation story.
 
** Excited talk about getting over the "threshold" -- CHECK
 
** Excited talk about getting over the "threshold" -- CHECK

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