Stardate: 41463.9--The Enterprise is sent to investigate strange occurrences on a planet being terraformed by a Federation science team. Although the planet was designated as being lifeless by the Federation, recent events there question the veracity of this finding.
Especially after the strange death of one of the members of the science team who are carrying out the terraforming.The crew must find out if the scientist was murdered by one of his team members, or could there be another explanation.
original airdate: February 22,1988 rating: 9.0 million
music: Theme compose by Alexander Courage & Jerry Goldsmith
Alien races: Velarans
[Voice of Patrick Stewart as Captain Jean Luc Picard]
"Space, the final frontier. These are the voyages of the starship Enterprise. It's continuing voyages to explore strange new worlds, to seek out new life and new civilizations, to boldly go where no one has gone before!"