A life form begins to spontaneously develop aboard the Enterprise through a network of semi-intelligent circuit nodes. The ship’s systems begin to malfunction as this emergent life form attempts to create a body for itself. The crew discover that mish-mash of holodeck programs all running at once represent the life forms subconscious, and by interpreting the strange imagery in this “daydream” are able to help the life form and save their own lives.
Attempting to help a Romulan ship in distress, Geordi and Ro are apparently killed in a transporter accident. In reality, they have been sent out of phase, becoming invisible and intangible to the crew. Continue reading Star Trek: The Next Generation – The Next Phase [5.24]