Target confirmed. It's a forty-meter sphere at the hub of a dense ring about a hundred and twenty meters in diameter.
We've scouted the surface, sir. There are no docking rings, hatches, or painted labels to facilitate access from the outside.This thing was NOT built to be boarded, sir.
That's why we are here with equipment that was built to allow us to board things that were built to not be boarded.
Right. How big a hole do you want?
Be gentle, commander. We have to be able to get answers without performing autopsies.