Eye of the Needle
Episode 6 of 15 within Season One. Item 6 of 171 overall.
Production number 40840-107.
Hilary J. Bader - Story
Jeri Taylor - Teleplay
Winrich Kolbe - Director
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Stardate: 48579.4--The Voyager crew think they've found a way home when Kim discovers a small wormhole in space. 

However, their way home is blocked by a stubborn Romulan, and a time rift disrupts their attempts to call for help.

original airdate--February 20,1995 rating--7.7 million

network--UPN           

music--theme by Jerry Goldsmith

 

Log Entries:

  • "Captain's log, stardate 48579.4. The crew has been scanning constantly for anomalies that might help us shorten our journey home. Ensign Kim has reported an exciting discovery – a subspace disturbance which may be a wormhole."
  • "Captain's log, supplemental. Encouraged by his success in transmitting a signal to the Alpha Quadrant, Mr. Kim is investigating the possibility of establishing a voice link with whoever is at the other end of the wormhole."

Trivia: The Emergency Medical Hologram was in the middle of preparing a culture to test Lt. Hargrove for Arethean flu when Ensign Kyoto deactivated him.

Factoid: The Emergency Medical Hologram was in the middle of preparing a culture to test Lt. Hargrove for Arethean flu when Ensign Kyoto deactivated him.

Alien Races: Romulan

 

"Unhappy with a new treaty, Federation colonists along the Cardassian border have banded together. Calling themselves 'The Maquis' they continue to fight the Cardassians. Some consider them heroes, but to the governments of the Federation and Cardassia, they are outlaws." 

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regional titles

Dutch
Unknown
English
Eye of the Needle
French
Par le chas d'une aiguille
German
Das Nadelöhr
Irish
Unknown
Italian
La cruna dell'ago
Spanish
El hoyo negro