have scotty lock on to it in mid flight. we have seen how objects in motion are frozen in the teleporter. mccoy can safely take its temperature and spock can message us here in 2008 using the guardian of forever. we need a real man here to catch it with his bare hands so we can stick a thermometer up its backside. anyone know clark kent's e-mail address? that water 'vaper' trail may not be from boiling. rather from condensation. compression of the water suspended in the air: as the path is cleared by the bullet the air moves away easier and faster leaving the water behind bunched up and visible.