Star Trek: The Next Generation – Homeward [7.13]

Worf’s adopted brother, Nikolai, tricks the Enterprise into helping a village from a doomed pre-warp civilization, in violation of the prime directive.  This forces Picard into allowing Nikolai to attempt to trick this village into thinking it is making a perilous journey to a new land, when they are in fact only on the holodeck awaiting re-location to a new planet.  Continue reading Star Trek: The Next Generation – Homeward [7.13]

Star Trek: The Next Generation – Descent, Part II [7.1]

Data, under Lore’s thrall, conducts experiments on Geordi as part of Lore’s vision to destroy all organic life forms.  Realizing that in addition to feeding him emotions, Lore has also has dismantled Data’s ethical programming, Picard and the others attempt to find a way to restore it.  Continue reading Star Trek: The Next Generation – Descent, Part II [7.1]

Star Trek: The Next Generation – Descent [6.26]

During a battle with the Borg, Data unexpectedly finds himself experiencing a flash of anger.  Confused and concerned by his newly discovered capacity for emotions, Data finds himself lured by a Borg prisoner to set him free and escape with him to join his mysterious leader.  Continue reading Star Trek: The Next Generation – Descent [6.26]

Star Trek: The Next Generation – Ship in a Bottle [6.12]

The Moriarity-hologram program from Elementary, Dear Data is accidentally re-activated, and amazes everyone when he is able to leave the holodeck and continue to exist.  He is able to take control of the ship in an attempt to force Picard to find a way to allow his beloved Countess Barthalomew to also leave the holodeck.  Picard, Data, and Barclay eventually figure out that they are still on the holodeck, trapped in an elaborate simulation created by Moriarity to make him believe that he has left the holodeck.  Continue reading Star Trek: The Next Generation – Ship in a Bottle [6.12]

Star Trek: The Next Generation – Relics [6.4]

The Enterprise encounters an enormous structure in space known as a Dyson Sphere, upon which they find a crashed Federation ship from 75 years prior.  On board, they find one survivor who has kept himself alive via a jury-rigged transporter:  Montgomery Scott – “Scotty” from the Federation’s first USS Enterprise. Continue reading Star Trek: The Next Generation – Relics [6.4]