Apollo and Starbuck come across a vessel they think may have come from Earth and take it aboard the Galactica. On board are two adults and four children in a state of suspended animation. Adama disagrees with the Council of Twelve about opening the sleeping chambers, for that may mean endangering the humans within. When the adult male, Michael, wakes up, he finds it difficult to breath the air on board the Galactica. Apollo, Starbuck and Cassiopea decide to escort the Lunar Shuttle Avion to its destination, hoping to find out if the travelers home, Terra, may be related to the planet Earth. Written by
The TV Archaeologist
Did You Know?
The street scenes in the abandoned Paradeen capital city were filmed on location in Montreal, Canada in the leftover pavilions from Expo '67. The footage was later reused on the t.v. shows "Buck Rogers in the 25th Century" and "Quantum Leap". See more
When Apollo is debating with Adama about what to do with Sara, Michael, and the children, he says, "I'm sorry, but the lives of those six people do not belong to us," but his lips say "five" not "six." See more
Everyone we've encountered up till now, every colony or outpost, are, eh, drifters or pioneers who set out from our home planets. Terms, dress, technology, all familiar.
So, what are you saying, Boomer?
That if even a few of the humans we've run across were descendants from the lost 13th tribe, they were stragglers, left behind. Now, here on this ship for the first time, We've actually found human life forms from a technologically advanced civilisation. That's what the whole point of the voyage...