3: Mission Log: Year One, Selected Crew Analysis
Season One's Crew Overview
Monday, September 28th, 1987
4: Mission Log: Year One
DVD Special Features: September 28, 1987 "The Making Of A Legend"
Monday, September 28th, 1987
5: Mission Log: Year One, Memorable Missions
Season One's Memorable Missions
Saturday, May 21st, 1994
1: Journey's End: The Saga of Star Trek The Next Generation
A behind the scenes look at TNG during its final days. Included are discussions of the history of TNG, some of what to expect in All Good Things, and the movie Generations, and a few words about Voyager, which kicked off a year later.
Tuesday, September 8th, 2020
2: Star Trek Day 2020: Picard & The Next Generation
Star Trek: The Next Generation alums Sir Patrick Stewart, Jonathan Frakes, and host Wil Wheaton reunite to reminisce about TNG and what it was like to reprise their roles for Star Trek: Picard. They elaborate on just how influential their Star Trek family has been in their personal and professional lives.
Monday, September 28th, 1987
1: Encounter at Farpoint (1)
Stardate: 41153.7 The new captain of the recently built U.S.S. Enterprise-D, Captain Jean Luc Picard, takes the crew on their first mission: to discover the secret of Farpoint Station. During their journey, they encounter an omnipotent being known as Q, who accuses humanity of barbarism, and places them on trial. Jean-Luc must prove otherwise, or the human race will be annihilated.
Monday, September 28th, 1987
2: Encounter at Farpoint (2)
Monday, October 5th, 1987
3: The Naked Now
Stardate: 41209.2 The crew of the Enterprise are infected with a virus they contracted while examining the mysterious deaths of the entire crew onboard the Starship Tsilkovsky.
Monday, October 12th, 1987
4: Code of Honor
Stardate: 41235.25 Tasha Yar must fight for her life, and a vaccine, to save a race of people when she is kidnapped and forced to battle with her abductor's wife.
Monday, October 19th, 1987
5: The Last Outpost
Stardate: 41386.4 A powerful entity disables the Enterprise and a Ferengi ship. Their only means of escape is if they can correctly answer the riddles he asks.
Monday, October 26th, 1987
6: Where No One Has Gone Before
Stardate: 41263.1 The Enterprise is flung across space into a distant galaxy billions of light years away when a propulsion engineer, and his mysterious companion, attempt to re-design the ship's engine systems.
Monday, November 2nd, 1987
7: Lonely Among Us
Stardate: 41249.3 Picard's mind is taken over by an energy field that the Enterprise passes through.
Monday, November 9th, 1987
Stardate: 41255.6 Picard is forced to choose between friendship and the Prime Directive when Wesley Crusher is sentenced to death for accidentally breaking the law on Rubicon III.
Monday, November 16th, 1987
9: The Battle
Stardate: 41723.9 The Ferengi hand over an old ship which Picard once captained: the U.S.S. Stargazer. However, a mind altering device that has been planted on board alters Picard's mind to make him think that he is reliving a past battle, and the target is the Enterprise.
Monday, November 23rd, 1987
10: Hide and Q
Stardate: 41590.5 Q places the senior crew of the Enterprise in a war game that pits them against a boar-faced, Napoleonic enemy.
Monday, November 30th, 1987
Stardate: 41294.6 Lwaxana pays a surprise visit to the Enterprise and announces the pre-arranged marriage of Deanna to the son of her late husband's best friend.
Monday, January 11th, 1988
12: The Big Goodbye
Stardate: 41997.7 Picard, Dr. Crusher and Data are placed in great danger when the holodeck malfunctions while they are running a Dixon Hill program, which pits them against 1940's mobsters.
Monday, January 18th, 1988
Stardate: 41242.4 The crew of the Enterprise find android parts that are identical to Data's while they are exploring his homeworld. When assembled, an 'evil' twin of Data is created and named 'Lore'.
Monday, January 25th, 1988
14: Angel One
Stardate: 41636.9 The Enterprise discovers the male crew of a crashed Federation freighter are hiding as fugitives on the planet Angel One, which is dominated and ruled by women.
Monday, February 1st, 1988
Stardate: 41365.9 While undergoing repairs, the Bynar Engineers steal the Enterprise to save their planet from destruction.
Monday, February 8th, 1988
16: Too Short a Season
Stardate: 41309.5 The aging and terminally ill Starfleet Admiral Mark Jameson, who is negotiating the release of hostages, suddenly begins growing younger through an unexplained phenomenon.
Monday, February 15th, 1988
17: When the Bough Breaks
Stardate: 41509.1 The children of the Enterprise, including Wesley Crusher, are abducted by a race of sterile people who are unable to have children of their own.
Monday, February 22nd, 1988
18: Home Soil
Stardate: 41463.9 The members of an away team investigating the death of an engineer encounter vengeful microscopic life forms.
Monday, March 14th, 1988
19: Coming of Age
Stardate: 41416.2 While Wesley takes the entrance exam to Starfleet Academy, the Enterprise is investigated by the Inspector General's office and Picard's competency is questioned.
Monday, March 21st, 1988
20: Heart of Glory
Stardate: 41503.7 Two Klingons, rescued by the Enterprise, try to take over the ship.
Monday, April 11th, 1988
21: The Arsenal of Freedom
Stardate: 41798.2 The crew encounters bizarre phenomena while searching for the missing U.S.S. Drake.
Monday, April 18th, 1988
Stardate: Unknown Picard attempts to break an ancient co-dependency between two species on one planet without violating the Prime Directive.
Monday, April 25th, 1988
23: Skin of Evil
Stardate: 41601.3 When Troi's shuttle crashes on an alien planet, a new being is discovered: an entity that thrives on the suffering of others.
Monday, May 2nd, 1988
24: We'll Always Have Paris
Stardate: 41697.9 Picard meets an old flame, whose husband has created a haywire dimensional experiment.
Monday, May 9th, 1988
Stardate: 41775.5 The strange behavior of high-ranking officers leads Picard to uncover a twisted alien conspiracy within Starfleet.
Monday, May 16th, 1988
26: The Neutral Zone
Stardate: 41986.0 A derelict satellite is found with cryonically frozen humans aboard as the USS Enterprise is sent to investigate the destruction of outposts near Romulan space.
Monday, November 21st, 1988
1: The Child
Stardate: 42073.1 Troi undergoes a mysterious pregnancy when the Enterprise tries to escape from a system that has recently fallen victim to a deadly plague.
Monday, November 28th, 1988
2: Where Silence Has Lease
Stardate: 42193.6 A mysterious life form known as the 'Nagilum' threatens the life of the crew in his attempt to understand humanity.
Monday, December 5th, 1988
3: Elementary, Dear Data
Stardate: 42286.3 Data and Geordi become involved with a holodeck program about Sherlock Holmes and his investigations, when they create Sherlock's arch nemesis, Moriarty; however, modifications to the Moriarty character include the capability of out-smarting Data, which leads to some unexpected consequences.
Monday, December 12th, 1988
4: The Outrageous Okona
Stardate: 42402.7 The Enterprise is placed in a compromising situation when the captain of a disabled starship places the crew in the middle of a love triangle.
Monday, January 9th, 1989
5: Loud as a Whisper
Stardate: 42477.2 A deaf-mute mediator meets with disaster while being escorted by the Enterprise.
Monday, January 23rd, 1989
6: The Schizoid Man
Stardate: 42437.5 Data is possessed by the consciousness of a brilliant scientist. However, it has a disturbing impact on Data's personality.
Monday, January 30th, 1989
7: Unnatural Selection
Stardate: 42494.8 A mysterious hyper-ageing sickness kills the crew of a Federation cargo ship, and Dr. Pulaski must race against time to find a cure.
Monday, February 6th, 1989
8: A Matter of Honor
Commander Riker participates in an officer's exchange program which lands him an assignment on a Klingon Bird-of-Prey. Meanwhile, a Benzite ensign has trouble assimilating to the routines of the Enterprise.
Monday, February 13th, 1989
9: The Measure of a Man
Stardate: 42523.7 When Data's rights as a sentient individual are placed under trial, Starfleet forces Riker into a position where he must prove that Data is only an Android.
Monday, February 20th, 1989
10: The Dauphin
Stardate: 42568.8 Wesley falls in love with a passenger the Enterprise is escorting, who has the secret ability to shape-shift.
Monday, March 20th, 1989
Stardate: 42609.1 A strange power source disables the Enterprise's computer systems, damages Data's programming and leaves the ship and crew vulnerable to a Romulan attack.
Monday, March 27th, 1989
12: The Royale
Stardate: 42625.4 An away team is trapped in an alien environment based around a novel entitled 'The Hotel Royale.'
Monday, April 3rd, 1989
13: Time Squared
Stardate: 42679.2 Picard encounters his double from six hours in the future, whose Enterprise had been destroyed.
Monday, April 24th, 1989
14: The Icarus Factor
Stardate: 42686.4 Riker is promoted to Captain of another Federation ship. Worf must confront his past and his Klingon heritage.
Monday, May 1st, 1989
15: Pen Pals
Stardate: 42695.3 Wesley must investigate the causes of strange tectonic activity on the planet where Data's pen pal lives.
Monday, May 8th, 1989
16: Q Who?
Stardate: 42761.3 Q hurls the Enterprise into the Delta Quadrant and introduces the Federation to a powerful new enemy that may destroy the Alpha Quadrant: The Borg.
Monday, May 15th, 1989
17: Samaritan Snare
Stardate: 42779.1 A race known as the Pakleds kidnap Geordi La Forge. Picard must face surgery when he is left in a near-dead state.
Monday, May 22nd, 1989
18: Up the Long Ladder
Stardate: 42823.2 Picard must convince two dying civilizations that they must co-exist on the same planet to survive, however, they have other plans to ensure their survival: in the form of clones of the Enterprise crew.
Monday, June 19th, 1989
Stardate: 42859.2 While being escorted to a Federation conference by the Enterprise, Lwaxana hunts for a man to satisfy her needs when her sex-drive is quadrupled during a natural mid-life cycle.
Thursday, June 29th, 1989
20: The Emissary
Stardate: 42901.3 Worf is re-united with his former lover, K'Ehleyr, while the Enterprise is ordered to intercept a Klingon ship whose crew has been in stasis for a century.
Monday, July 10th, 1989
21: Peak Performance
Stardate: 42923.4 Trouble begins when a Ferengi warship stumbles over a war simulation between Riker and Picard, each on different ships, and begins attacking them.
Monday, July 17th, 1989
22: Shades of Gray
Stardate: 42976.1 Riker is infected with an alien organism that takes over his mind. Dr. Pulaski must force Riker's mind back to a state where it can access primitive survival skills.
Monday, September 25th, 1989
Stardate: 43125.8 A system-wide computer malfunction places the crew of the U.S.S. Enterprise in grave danger while they are escorting a scientist to a star in the process of exploding.
Monday, October 2nd, 1989
2: The Ensigns of Command
Stardate: 43133.3 A human colony is forced to evacuate a planet when the original inhabitants return and threaten the colonists with annihilation if they do not leave within four days.
Monday, October 9th, 1989
3: The Survivors
Stardate: 43152.4 The Enterprise discovers a planet that has had all life eradicated, except for two mysterious residents and their home, which has been left in perfect condition.
Monday, October 16th, 1989
4: Who Watches the Watchers
Stardate: 43173.5 An away team inadvertently breaks the Prime Directive and reveal themselves to a primitive culture on Mintaka III, causing the inhabitants believe that Captain Picard is a God.
Monday, October 23rd, 1989
5: The Bonding
Worf and Wesley must help a 12 year old boy cope with the death of his mother; an archaeologist killed during an away mission to a deserted planet.
Monday, October 30th, 1989
6: Booby Trap
Stardate: 43205.6 While investigating an ancient ship left adrift in space, the Enterprise accidentally trips the ancient booby trap that disabled the old vessel over 1000 years ago.
Monday, November 6th, 1989
7: The Enemy
Stardate:43349.2 A blind Geordie is trapped on a hazardous planet with a paranoid and severely injured Romulan. In orbit, a Romulan Warbird is preventing the Enterprise from attempting a rescue mission.
Monday, November 13th, 1989
8: The Price
Stardate: 43385.6 The Enterprise hosts the negotiations for the rights to a newly discovered, stable wormhole to the Delta Quadrant. One of the negotiators, Devinoni Ral, becomes attracted to Deanna Troi, but he holds a dubious secret.
Monday, November 20th, 1989
9: The Vengeance Factor
Stardate: 43421.9 The Enterprise crew tries to mend the relationship between a race known as the Acamarians and a faction known as the Gatherers.
Monday, January 1st, 1990
10: The Defector
Stardate: 43462.5 A defecting Romulan warns the Federation about an impending attack by the Romulans, who are secretly establishing bases within the Neutral Zone.
Monday, January 8th, 1990
11: The Hunted
Stardate: 43489.2 A potentially new member of the Federation enlists the help of the Enterprise to track down a wanted criminal who has a reputation for his excessive violence. However, the fugitive's actions may not be of his own will.
Monday, January 29th, 1990
12: The High Ground
Stardate: 43510.7 Dr. Crusher is abducted by a group of terrorists while delivering crucial medical supplies to a planet ravaged by civil war.
Monday, February 5th, 1990
13: Déjà Q
Stardate: 43539.1 A Calamarian starts attacking the Enterprise while seeking revenge on a powerless Q.
Monday, February 12th, 1990
14: A Matter of Perspective
Stardate: 43610.4 Riker is accused of murder when a scientist is killed in an explosion. Picard must recreate the recent events in the holodeck to prove his commander's innocence.
Monday, February 19th, 1990
15: Yesterday's Enterprise
Stardate: 43625.2 A rift in the space/time continuum brings the U.S.S. Enterprise - C forward into the 24th Century, and alters the timeline. In this future, the Federation is at war with the Klingons, Tasha Yar is on the bridge, Worf did not join the Federation, and only Guinan's unique perception of reality may restore the timeline.
Monday, March 12th, 1990
16: The Offspring
Stardate: 43657.0 Data becomes a father when he creates a Soong-type android in the form of a daughter named Lal. Issues are complicated when Lal starts showing signs of a more evolved consciousness, including the ability to feel emotions, which attracts the attention of Starfleet scientists who want to take her away from Data and examine her advanced systems.
Monday, March 19th, 1990
17: Sins of the Father
Stardate: 43685.2 Worf is reunited with his long-lost brother when their father is charged with treason for helping the Romulans. Together they make an appeal to the Klingon High Council to challenge the charges, and have them revoked.
Monday, March 26th, 1990
Stardate: 43714.1 Picard is secretly abducted and switched with an alien double. The crews' suspicions are raised when he starts exhibiting unusual behaviour, and is relieved of command.
Monday, April 2nd, 1990
19: Captain's Holiday
Stardate: 43745.2 While on vacation on Risa, Captain Picard encounters two Vorgons from the 27th Century who claim they are searching for a powerful weapon hidden somewhere on the planet.
Monday, April 23rd, 1990
20: Tin Man
Stardate: 43779.3 The Enterprise encounters a 'living' ship in the Neutral Zone, and risks breaking the Romulan Federation alliance in order to bring it into contact with a Betazoid emissary.
Monday, April 30th, 1990
21: Hollow Pursuits
Stardate: 43807.4 A nervous and insecure officer, Lt. Reginald Barclay, places the Enterprise in great danger when he neglects his duties in Engineering, and instead spends his time acting out his fantasies on the holodeck.
Monday, May 7th, 1990
22: The Most Toys
Stardate: 43872.2 The crew are shattered by the apparent death of Data in a shuttle explosion, and are prevented from carrying out a detailed investigation when Starfleet gives them orders for a new mission elsewhere. However, the crew don't realize that he was actually abducted and placed on display as part of a collection of rare and valuable items held by a disreputable character.
Monday, May 14th, 1990
Stardate: 43917.4 Spock's Vulcan father, Sarek, boards the Enterprise to negotiate political relations with the Legaran. However, Sarek has contracted Bendii syndrome, which causes a Vulcan to gradually lose control, and become overpowered with emotions.
Monday, May 28th, 1990
24: Ménage à Troi
Riker and Deanna, both on shoreleave, are unexpectedly joined by Deanna's mother, Lwaxana, on Betazed. Shortly, all three are kidnapped by the Ferengi who want to study Lwaxana's telepathic abilities.
Monday, June 4th, 1990
Stardate: 43957.2 Dr. Crusher becomes attracted to an injured alien with mysterious powers, who is being tracked down by his government like a wanted criminal.
Monday, June 18th, 1990
26: The Best of Both Worlds (1)
Stardate: 43989.1 An Starfleet expert on the Borg, Lt. Cmdr. Shelby, is assigned to the Enterprise to investigate the disappearance of a Federation colony. Picard is abducted by the Borg and assimilated into the Collective, which forces Riker to attempt a rescue mission.
Monday, September 24th, 1990
1: The Best of Both Worlds (2)
Riker must pull out all the stops in order to save Earth from a Borg invasion being lead by none other than Locutus - otherwise known as Captain Jean-Luc Picard.
Monday, October 1st, 1990
Picard meets with his older brother in France, and contemplates resigning his Starfleet commission after his ordeal with the Borg. Worf's adoptive parents spend time with their son on the Enterprise, and succeed in embarrassing him in front of his crewmates.
Monday, October 8th, 1990
While escorting a seriously ill boy to the closest Federation Starbase for treatment, Data mysteriously takes control of the Enterprise and takes it to a distant planet. He learns that his creator has summoned him for an important meeting that could change his life. However, Dr. Soong unknowingly summoned Data's twin brother Lore, into the bargain.
Monday, October 15th, 1990
4: Suddenly Human
A custody battle between Picard and a child's adoptive father arises when a boy showing evidence of abuse is discovered.
Monday, October 22nd, 1990
5: Remember Me
Dr. Crusher begins to question her sanity when members of the crew start disappearing one by one, and all evidence of their existence is erased.
Monday, October 29th, 1990
The Enterprise is caught in the middle of a civil war when they encounter Tasha Yar's long-lost younger sister, Ishara.
Monday, November 5th, 1990
Picard is asked to choose between two candidates to succeed the current Chancellor of the Klingon High Council as the new ruler of the Empire. Worf is disturbed by unexpected news when he is paid a visit by his former lover.
Monday, November 12th, 1990
8: Future Imperfect
Riker awakens one morning to discover he is suddenly 16 years in the future as the captain of the Enterprise, and negotiating a peace treaty with the Romulans with no recollection of how he arrived at that point in time, or of any recent events.
Monday, November 19th, 1990
9: Final Mission
Wesley must keep Captain Picard alive on the eve of his entrance exam to Starfleet Academy when their shuttle crashes on a barren moon.
Saturday, December 1st, 1990
10: The Loss
Troi loses her empathic abilities when the Enterprise is caught in the gravitational pull of a black hole.
Monday, January 7th, 1991
11: Data's Day
A Vulcan Ambassador being escorted by the Enterprise starts exhibiting suspicious behavior. Miles O'Brien marries his fiancée, Keiko Ishikawa in Ten-Forward.
Monday, January 28th, 1991
12: The Wounded
When the Cardassians start re-arming themselves, a Federation Captain takes it upon himself to remove a potential threat before it escalated. Now, Picard must fight for the Cardassians and stop the renegade from slaughtering innocents.
Monday, February 4th, 1991
13: Devil's Due
The crew of the Enterprise must defend the planet Ventax from a mythological Devil who re-appears when a 1000 year long era of peace comes to an end.
Monday, February 11th, 1991
Picard orders a secret investigation when the crew suspects Data of lying about the discovery of a wormhole.
Monday, February 18th, 1991
15: First Contact
Riker is abducted by a xenophobic race of aliens during a first contact mission. They believe the Enterprise is a scout for an invasion.
Monday, March 11th, 1991
16: Galaxy's Child
Geordi must work with the real Leah Brahms when she arrives on the Enterprise when a space-borne alien life form thinks the ship is its mother. Tensions rise when she learns that Geordi created a holographic version of her several months before in order to save the ship from danger.
Monday, March 18th, 1991
17: Night Terrors
Troi faces a recurring nightmare when the Enterprise is caught in a rift in space. Soon, the crew begins to slip into insanity through dream deprivation.
Monday, March 25th, 1991
18: Identity Crisis
Geordi and a former crew mate begin evolving into bizarre creatures when they return to a planet both of them were on during an Away Mission five years earlier.
Monday, April 1st, 1991
19: The Nth Degree
An alien probe transforms Barclay from a shy, awkward character into an arrogant super-genius who is able to interface with the Enterprise's computer through the holodeck.
Monday, April 22nd, 1991
Q places Vash and the senior Enterprise crew in a recreation of Robin Hood and his merry men.
Monday, April 29th, 1991
21: The Drumhead
Picard is accused of treason when an explosion aboard the Enterprise is investigated by a ruthless and paranoid Starfleet Admiral.
Monday, May 6th, 1991
22: Half a Life
Lwaxana Troi falls in love with a man who must return home to commit suicide, as is customary for their race when they reach a certain age.
Monday, May 13th, 1991
23: The Host
Dr. Crusher falls in love with a Trill Ambassador, until she discovers the Trill's symbiotic relationship.
Monday, May 27th, 1991
24: The Mind's Eye
While en route to Risa for shore leave, Geordi is abducted by the Romulans and brainwashed into becoming an assassin.
Monday, June 3rd, 1991
25: In Theory
Data experiences the complexities of love when a fellow crewmate becomes attracted to him.
Monday, June 17th, 1991
26: Redemption (1)
Worf must choose between his people and the Federation when a civil war threatens to destroy the Klingon Empire.
Monday, September 23rd, 1991
1: Redemption (2)
Stardate: 45020.4 - Picard suspects a Romulan influence in the recent Klingon civil war, and must force the Federation to intervene before the Empire collapses.
Monday, September 30th, 1991
Stardate: 45047.2 - Picard must find a way to communicate with the newly discovered Tamarians, who speak entirely in metaphors, when a Tamarian Captain is brutally killed.
Monday, October 7th, 1991
3: Ensign Ro
Stardate: 45076.3 - Picard exposes a planned genocidal attack on the Bajorans with the help of a new officer, Ensign Ro Laren.
Monday, October 14th, 1991
4: Silicon Avatar
Stardate: 45122.3 - Picard attempts communications with the Crystalline Entity - a life form responsible for hundreds of deaths throughout the Alpha Quadrant. However, a scientist on board the Enterprise has plans of revenge over the death of her only son at the hands of the Entity.
Monday, October 21st, 1991
Stardate: 45156.1 - A natural disaster leaves Troi in command of the Enterprise, Picard stuck in a turbo lift with three small children and Keiko O'Brien stuck in Ten-Forward giving birth with an anxious Worf.
Monday, October 28th, 1991
6: The Game
Stardate: 45208.2 - An addictive game is distributed among the crew of the Enterprise, however, it appears that this game interferes with a person's logic and reason, which leaves the crew open to manipulation. Only a young Ensign and a vacationing Wesley Crusher are able to think for themselves, and must find a way to reverse the damage before the ship falls into the wrong hands.
Monday, November 4th, 1991
7: Unification (1)
Ambassador Spock has disappeared and intelligence finds him on Romulus. Captain Picard is sent to Romulus to find Spock. Meanwhile, Riker and the rest of the crew investigate the fragments of a Vulcan ship discovered in the wreck of a Ferengi vessel.
Monday, November 11th, 1991
8: Unification (2)
Stardate: 45245.8 - Picard and Data find Spock and discover the reason behind the secret meetings. However, a darker scheme planned by the Romulans is also uncovered in the process.
Monday, November 18th, 1991
9: A Matter of Time
Stardate: 45349.1 - While on a mission to help a planet recently struck by an asteroid, the Enterprise is paid a visit by a man who claims to be from the future.
Monday, January 6th, 1992
10: New Ground
Stardate: 45376.3 - Worf's son, Alexander, unexpectedly arrives on the Enterprise to stay with his father. However, Alexander wants to stay permanently.
Monday, January 27th, 1992
11: Hero Worship
Stardate: 45397.3 - The Enterprise investigates the cause of an explosion which destroyed a small ship and its entire crew, except for a small boy.
Monday, February 3rd, 1992
Stardate: 45419.3 - While escorting a group of telepaths, crew members on board the Enterprise suddenly start to slip into comas.
Monday, February 10th, 1992
13: The Masterpiece Society
Stardate: 45470.1 - A natural disaster in the core of a system's sun threatens to destroy a colony of genetically engineered people on an otherwise desolate planet. However, the crew's intervention may cause more harm than good.
Monday, February 17th, 1992
Stardate: 45494.2 - The Enterprise crew unknowingly receives a new first officer who claims that the Federation is at war with another species.
Monday, February 24th, 1992
15: Power Play
Stardate: 45571.2 - While en route to the source of a subspace distress signal coming from a desolate moon, Data, Troi and O'Brien take over the bridge and force the ship to change course.
Monday, March 2nd, 1992
Stardate: 45587.3 - When Worf is paralysed in an accident he must undergo drastic back surgery. However, this experimental technique may cost him his life.
Monday, March 16th, 1992
17: The Outcast
Stardate: 45614.6 - While investigating the disappearance of a J'naii shuttlecraft, the crew finds reason to believe the missing ship is stranded in an abnormal pocket called "null space." Riker and Soren, a member of the J'naii race, begin preparing to rescue the craft, and the two strike up a friendship. Their relationship develops quickly as the pair question each other about mating habits, since the J'naii are androgynous and do not identify themselves as either male or female. Despite this difference, sparks begin to fly between them.
Monday, March 23rd, 1992
18: Cause and Effect
Stardate: 45652.1 - While exploring the Typhon Expanse, the Enterprise is caught in a time warp in which they are repeatedly destroyed while colliding with another starship.
Monday, March 30th, 1992
19: The First Duty
Stardate: 45703.9 - Wesley is involved in a cover-up at Starfleet Academy when a cadet is killed and five shuttles are destroyed during a forbidden maneuver performed by Starfleet Academy's best cadets.
Monday, April 20th, 1992
20: Cost of Living
Stardate: 45733.63 - Deanna's mother pays a surprise visit to the Enterprise with even more surprising news: she plans to marry a man she has never met. After destroying an asteroid, the ship becomes infected with parasites that eat away at the ship's hull.
Monday, April 27th, 1992
21: The Perfect Mate
Stardate: 45761.3 - The Ferengi try to abduct an empathic Metamorph who could bring peace between two warring worlds.
Monday, May 4th, 1992
22: Imaginary Friend
Stardate: 45832.1 - While exploring a strange form of energy in a region of space, a little girl's imaginary friend becomes real and places the Enterprise in great danger.
Monday, May 11th, 1992
23: I, Borg
Stardate: 45832.1 - An injured Borg is discovered and brought back to the Enterprise where he is 'repaired' by Dr. Crusher and befriended by Geordi, who names him 'Hugh.' Soon, Hugh starts showing signs of individuality while Picard must choose between destroying him or returning him to the collective.
Monday, May 18th, 1992
24: The Next Phase
Stardate: 45092.4 - While the Enterprise helps a Romulan science vessel, an accident occurs which forces Geordi LaForge and Ro Laren slightly out of 'phase', causing them to become undetectable to everyone but each other. As a result, the crew thinks they are dead and make arrangements for their funerals, even though they are closer than the crew realise.
Monday, June 1st, 1992
25: The Inner Light
Picard is struck by an energy beam from an alien probe, which renders him unconscious and places him in the life of a citizen on the planet Kataan, with his memory of the Enterprise intact. Although he searches for a way to return, he finally decides to live his life with his Kataan wife, have children & grandchildren, learning to play a flute and completely immersing in the Kataan culture...
Monday, June 15th, 1992
26: Time's Arrow (1)
Stardate: 45959.1 - Data's head is uncovered in an archaeological dig on Earth, where evidence is also found that aliens may have been on Earth as early as the 19th Century. Using modified technology, an away team follows Data into the late 1890s to investigate.
Monday, September 21st, 1992
1: Time's Arrow (2)
The away team's investigations are hampered by a nosy Samuel Clemens. Picard discovers that he originally met Guinan in the 1890s on Earth.
Monday, September 28th, 1992
2: Realm of Fear
Lt. Barclay's fear of using transporters is eerily justified when he sees bizarre aliens within the transporter beam.
Monday, October 5th, 1992
3: Man of the People
Deanna becomes attracted to an alien ambassador. Shortly thereafter, she starts ageing rapidly and starts becoming violent.
Monday, October 12th, 1992
Montgomery 'Scotty' Scott is discovered suspended in a transporter beam 75 years after he disappeared. After the Enterprise crew re-materialise him, he has a hard time adjusting to the new society.
Monday, October 19th, 1992
Members of the crew are secretly abducted from the Enterprise to be used in bizarre experiments where they are dismembered and re-assembled without anyone's knowledge - including their own. The only signs that anything is wrong is a strange form of tiredness and no recollection of having slept well the night before.
Monday, October 26th, 1992
6: True Q
A young intern visiting the Enterprise captures the interest of Q when she starts displaying Q-like powers.
Monday, November 2nd, 1992
A transporter accident transforms Picard, Ro Laren, Guinan and Keiko O'Brien into small children who appear to be about 12 years old. Matters are complicated when the Ferengi seize the Enterprise.
Monday, November 9th, 1992
8: A Fistful of Datas
Worf and his son, Alexander, become trapped in the holodeck when their Wild West program malfunctions. However, they must find a way to defeat the holographic bandits who have Data's appearance and abilities.
Monday, November 16th, 1992
9: The Quality of Life
Data discovers that the maintance robots built by Dr. Farallon may have become sentient.
Monday, December 14th, 1992
10: Chain of Command (1)
Picard resigns as Captain of the Enterprise to lead a top-secret espionage mission into Cardassia with Worf and Dr. Crusher.
Monday, December 21st, 1992
11: Chain of Command (2)
Picard is captured and tortured by the Cardassians, while Riker tries to prevent a Federation attack on Cardassia.
Monday, January 25th, 1993
12: Ship in a Bottle
While performing holodeck maintenance, Barclay accesses the stored hologram of Professor Moriarty, who wreaks havoc on board the Enterprise.
Monday, February 1st, 1993
Geordie falls in love with a lieutenant who is the prime suspect in a murder case.
Monday, February 8th, 1993
14: Face of the Enemy
Troi is abducted and surgically altered by the Romulans as part of a ploy to smuggle intelligence operatives into the Federation.
Monday, February 15th, 1993
A mortally wounded Picard is forced into re-living a time of his life when he was back in Starfleet Academy, with the intervention of Q.
Monday, February 22nd, 1993
16: Birthright (1)
While visiting Deep Space Nine, Worf learns that his father is still alive and being held captive in a secret Romulan prison camp.
Monday, March 1st, 1993
17: Birthright (2)
Worf is captured by the Romulans where he learns why the other captives did not attempt an escape years before.
Monday, March 29th, 1993
18: Starship Mine
The crew evacuates the Enterprise when the ship needs to be cleaned of particles that have built up over the ship's hull. However, Picard accidentally stumbles over a terrorist group who plan on destroying the ship. He only has a short time to stop their attempts before the ship is swept by a beam of radiation to remove the particles that is lethal to all forms of life.
Monday, April 5th, 1993
Picard must choose between love and command when he must make a decision that could place the woman he loves in a potentially deadly and high-risk mission.
Monday, April 26th, 1993
20: The Chase
Picard's old archaeology professor is found murdered, the crew try to complete his research. Soon, the crew must compete with Romulans and Klingons and Cardassians to uncover the truth behind his discoveries.
Monday, May 3rd, 1993
21: Frame of Mind
Riker questions his sanity when his reality seems to shift between an alien psychiatric hospital and a play he is performing with other members of the crew.
Monday, May 10th, 1993
Dr. Crusher puts her career on the line when she tries to clear the name of a murdered scientist whose invention could allow starships to pass through a sun's corona.
Monday, May 17th, 1993
23: Rightful Heir
While on a quest to summon a vision of Kahless, Worf questions his faith when the real Kahless rises from the dead to lead the Empire.
Monday, May 24th, 1993
24: Second Chances
Riker discovers that eight years ago, an exact clone of him was created when he beamed through a planet's surface while returning to his starship. This clone, named Thomas Riker, has secretly remained on the planet for the past eight years, and still has romantic feelings for Troi.
Monday, June 14th, 1993
Stardate: 46944.2 - Picard, Geordi, Troi and Data return from a Federation conference to find the Enterprise frozen in time and under attack from a frozen Romulan Warbird.
Monday, June 21st, 1993
26: Descent (1)
Stardate: 46982.1 - The Borg return to threaten the Federation under the new leadership of Lore. Data experiences a disturbing facet of human emotions - he feels pleasure after killing a Borg drone.
Monday, September 20th, 1993
1: Descent (2)
Data abducts Picard, Troi and Geordi and holds them prisoners of the Borg, while he derives pleasure from being evil. Dr. Crusher is left in command of the Enterprise as it comes under attack from a Borg vessel.
Monday, September 27th, 1993
During an exchange program, Picard's shuttle crashes on an unknown planet where he is rescued by the sole survivor of another crash.
Monday, October 4th, 1993
Geordi defies direct orders from Captain Picard in an attempt to rescue his mother who had recently been reported as missing.
Monday, October 11th, 1993
4: Gambit (1)
An away team investigates the apparent death of Jean-Luc Picard who was supposedly killed in a bar fight. When Riker is abducted by a band of criminals who loot archaeological digs, he is shocked to find Picard alive and well, and undercover as a renegade archaeologist.
Monday, October 18th, 1993
5: Gambit (2)
Picard and Riker covertly work together in an attempt to find out why the criminals are looting archaeological digs.
Monday, October 25th, 1993
Data's new dream subroutine causes him to experience nightmares which provide a unique insight into strange events that are occurring on board the Enterprise.
Monday, November 1st, 1993
7: Dark Page
Lwaxana Troi collapses with a repressed memory related illness. Her only chance for survival is if Deanna can probe her subconscious and find out what is killing her. However, the secret Lwaxana holds is deeper than Deanna imagined.
Monday, November 8th, 1993
While on a a diplomatic mission, Dr. Crusher and Picard are captured and imprisoned. As a result, they are linked together via a telepathic device.
Monday, November 15th, 1993
9: Force of Nature
The Enterprise is drawn to a region of space where many starships have been mysteriously disabled. They soon learn that a brother and sister team has been working together to bring attention to the fact that frequent high-warp travel is damaging the very fabric of space/time.
Monday, November 22nd, 1993
Data is disturbed by the claims of a woman who says she is Noonien Soong's ex-wife.
Monday, November 29th, 1993
Worf returns from a Klingon competition to find that he is shifting through different realities.
Monday, January 17th, 1994
12: The Pegasus
Riker is placed on a covert mission to find the missing starship he was once a member aboard, but the mission holds a secret that could destroy the peace treaty between the Federation and the Romulans.
Monday, January 17th, 1994
Worf's adoptive brother violates the Prime Directive to save an alien society whose planet is dying.
Monday, January 31st, 1994
14: Sub Rosa
Dr. Crusher attends her grandmother's funeral, to find that she had been in romantic encounters with a mysterious man who had been haunting the Howard family women for generations.
Monday, February 7th, 1994
15: Lower Decks
Four young ensigns compete for a promotion that only one of them will receive. However, they are soon placed on a top secret mission that places some of their lives in danger.
Monday, February 14th, 1994
16: Thine Own Self
Data find himself mysteriously stranded on a planet with no recollection of who he is or how he arrived there. Soon he is accused of spreading a plague among the inhabitants. Troi takes the bridge officer's test in an attempt to gain the rank of Commander.
Monday, February 21st, 1994
The Enterprise is slowly transformed into an ancient alien temple when Data discovers an alien archive full of information about an ancient culture. Shortly after opening the archive, Data becomes possessed with several different personalities.
Monday, February 28th, 1994
18: Eye of the Beholder
While investigating the mysterious suicide of a crew member, Troi and Worf begin to show romantic feeling towards one another.
Monday, March 21st, 1994
Upon returning from an away mission, Picard and Data find the ship drifting in space, and the crew de-evolving into their animal ancestors.
Monday, March 28th, 1994
20: Journey's End
Under the terms of the new Federation/Cardassian alliance, Picard is ordered to evacuate a colony of native Americans, but protests from Wesley hamper the process. Wesley's destiny is finally revealed to him when the Traveler returns.
Monday, April 25th, 1994
A disinterested Alexander must face his first Right of Ascension passage, but a mysterious warrior by the name of K'Mtar brings with him a disturbing request.
Monday, May 2nd, 1994
Picard tries to save his newly-discovered son from the retaliation of a vengeful Ferengi whose only son was killed by Picard during the Battle of Maxia many years before.
Monday, May 9th, 1994
The Enterprise's computer systems starts having repeated malfunctions, leading the crew to believe that it may be evolving into a new life form.
Monday, May 16th, 1994
24: Preemptive Strike
Fresh from Starfleet's Advanced Tactical Training course, Ro Laren is assigned to infiltrate the Maquis. However, over time she begins to sympathize with them, which forces her to choose between her loyalty to the Federation, and her new friends in the Maquis.
Monday, May 23rd, 1994
25: All Good Things... (1)
Shortly after Picard is diagnosed with a long-term, potentially debilitating brain disorder, he starts experiencing bizarre shifts into three main time periods: 25 years into the future, a few days before the Enterprise-D is sent on its mission to Farpoint station, and the present...
Monday, May 23rd, 1994
26: All Good Things... (2)
After his encounter with Q, Picard assembles the senior staff, and wonders if Q is actually giving him a chance to save humanity by showing him that the spatial anomaly also exists in the past...