Stardate: unknown--When the senior crew reminisces about their respective ancestors, Capt. Janeway tells about one of her ancestors that became famous working on the first successful self-sustaining enclosed civic environment, the Millennium Gate.
However, upon further investigation of this famous ancestor, Shannon O'Donnell, and the Millennium Gate project, Janeway learns some surprising facts about Shannon that causes her to feel less enamoured of her hero.
original airdate--May 05,1999 rating--3.2 million
music--theme by Jerry Goldsmith
Trivia: According to the "Countdown to Midnight" of Channel 3, three minutes pass between Henry Janeway entering his shop with supplies (at around 12 mins) and leaving it again when going after Jason. In screen time, the two time indexes are exactly three minutes apart.
Factoid: Before the Twenty-second Century, the Great Wall of China and the Millennium Gate were two of the only manmade objects that could be seen from Earth's orbit.
"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."