An astronaut crash lands on an alien planet thanks to an unstable wormhole, but is miraculously able to contact Earth. Unfortunately, what was minutes, maybe hours, for him was 20 years for Earth, and his former girlfriend has moved on from his disappearance and is now head of the space agency. As he endures attacks by an alien monster, the space agency discusses the merits and risks of a rescue operation. Written by
Did You Know?
The card reader swiped at the dinner table near the beginning of the episode is the same card reader used in "Straight and Narrow" (S02E08) for controlling the "Tether". See more
Robert Ito's character "Colonel Raymond" wears a Senior Airman rank insignia on his jacket sleeves. A Senior Airman is an E4 enlisted rank. A colonel's insignia would be worn on the collar, NOT the sleeve. See more
The Control Voice
The distances between us so vast and so close are so easily bridged not by what we make but by what we feel.
Someone to Watch Over Me
Music by George Gershwin
Lyrics by Ira Gershwin
Performed by Jean Louisa Kelly See more