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Season 2

14 Jan. 1996
A Stitch in Time
At least 17 men have been executed in the last two decades without a clear motive, with the same gun, and Special Agent Jaimie Pratt has to find how some of those murders were carried out when the gun had not yet been made.
14 Jan. 1996
In a future world populated only by robots two android scientists, Alicia and Martin, decide to clone a human being. Human have long been extinct on the planet but at one time were served by the androids. Today, it is a tightly controlled society where one android in particular, Moloch, commands an armed force that is continually searching out and ensuring there are no humans on the planet. After several months of study, their human creation sets off on his own to learn more about his past and in doing so learns about his future.
19 Jan. 1996
Unnatural Selection
Howard and Joanne Sharp are expecting a baby and are considering the possibility of black-market genetic enhancement which will result in a perfect baby or a 1 in 10,000 of creating a monster. But what do their neighbors keep in the basement?
26 Jan. 1996
I Hear You Calling
A reporter her over his phone hears about the "removal" of a controversial author. Despite official objections she finds herself in a deadly game with people with violet eyes and corpses that are reduced to a violet ash.
2 Feb. 1996
Mind Over Matter
A doctor uses a virtual reality device that gives him direct access inside the human mind to enter the mind of a colleague that has slipped into a coma.
9 Feb. 1996
Beyond the Veil
After memories of an alien abduction, Eddie Wexler finds himself at an institute where the staff makes patients with similar memories relive their experiences. Are the patients paranoid or is the institute infiltrated by with aliens?
16 Feb. 1996
First Anniversary
As a husband celebrates his first wedding anniversary, he must struggle with the strange, growing revulsion he feels when he touches, smells, tastes or sees his otherwise stunningly beautiful and talented wife.
23 Feb. 1996
Straight and Narrow
Two students discover an academy with an outstanding reputation for taming youthful rebellion is using brain implants to create political assassins.
1 Mar. 1996
Trial by Fire
The brand new President of the United States must deal with an approaching alien fleet of spaceships and determine whether to welcome them or destroy them, based on a limited amount of information.
22 Mar. 1996
Worlds Apart
An astronaut who was missing for 20 years contacts Earth from an alien planet. However, mere minutes have passed for him, and the wormhole that brought him there is unstable. What are the risks of a rescue operation?
5 Apr. 1996
The Refuge
A man walking through a snow storm suddenly finds himself at a refuge. They tell him that the entire world is covered in ice. Just as he begins to fall in love with someone, the people's personalities suddenly change. What's happening?
12 Apr. 1996
Inconstant Moon
When professor Stanley Hurst sees the moon suddenly shine brightly, he concludes that something must have happened to the sun. If it's gone nova, it means the end of the world. It's the middle of the night and few people know what's happened. He decides to contact Leslie, a woman he has known for many years - she runs a local bookstore he frequents - and ask her out for coffee. She thinks he's crazy but goes along. He's been in love with her for a long while and never had the nerve to ask her out, let alone tell her how he felt. Now he has only a few hours to make up ...
28 Apr. 1996
From Within
A town is attacked after ancient parasites are unearthed affecting the brain and causing madness. Their only hope is a mentally challenged boy who must learn to destroy the parasites.
5 May 1996
The Heist
While expecting a shipment of missiles, the militia receive a sealed cargo and messenger refusing to reveal what the deadly cargo is. Shortly afterward, an alien life-form begins a series of chilling attacks.
19 May 1996
In lieu of execution, Linden Stiles submits to a military experience where he is injected with alien DNA. Fighting to retain his humanity, he finds himself hunted after he escapes using his new found super human strength.
26 May 1996
The Deprogrammers
After the earth is conquered by aliens and programmed to be slaves, the human slave of the alien leader is kidnapped and deprogrammed by rebels. The slave assassinates his owner, with disastrous results.
16 Jun. 1996
Dr. Christina Markham has a mother suffering from Alzheimer's disease. When three apparently healthy young women age and die within hours, the Markhams are baffled and frightened. The solution comes after the older patients vanish.
23 Jun. 1996
The Light Brigade
Major Skokes returns (Quality of Mercy) to the war against the aliens. He's been stationed aboard a ship making a last ditch effort to destroy the alien home world as a Re-commissioned Prisoner of War. After the ship is attacked only a handful of survivors, suffering from lethal doses of radiation, attempt to complete the mission, and end the war.
30 Jun. 1996
Falling Star
Pop singer Melissa McCammon is about to commit suicide, but Rachel, an ardent fan from the future, wants to save her. Later the authorities show up from the future want Melissa dead to restore the time-line.
14 Jul. 1996
Out of Body
Rebecca Warfield escapes from her body during a scientific experiment, but, due to the meddling of her assistant, she is now trapped and must find a way to communicate with her associates.
21 Jul. 1996
Vanishing Act
Trevor wants to celebrate New Years in style. On his way back from the store with the champagne he has an accident. When he wakes, he hitches a ride home and finds his wife thinks he has abandoned her -- ten years ago.
4 Aug. 1996
The Sentence
When Dr. Jack Henson (David Hyde Pierce), an ambitious inventor comes up with a "virtual prison" government officials are interested in its cost efficiency. Rather than life sentences, criminals would only have to spend hours being subjected to harsh treatment. When an innocent man's life is at stake the doctor must submit himself to his own invention--while learning the true meaning of justice.

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