Darvin, a disgraced Klingon spy, travels back in time to alter some events to his likings. The DS9 crew must find what he's trying to change and prevent it without altering the time line. They'll have to blend in with the crew from Star Trek: The Original Series. Written by
Did You Know?
This episode, along with the Voyager episode Star Trek: Voyager: Flashback
(1996), were produced as part of a celebration of 30 years of Star Trek
(1966). Both stories involve a character who is old enough to remember the days of the original series (Dax and Tuvok). Also, although both stories integrated characters from classic Trek, there was no character overlap; Sulu and Rand, who appear in "Flashback", did not appear in Star Trek: The Trouble with Tribbles
(1967). See more
Chief O'Brien's hairstyle reverts back to his "normal" 24th Century hairstyle once He and Dr. Bashir beam over to the K7 space station from the Enterprise. Moments earlier, his hairstyle reflected the hairstyle (combover with part) as worn by the 23rd century human male crew members. See more
The nearest thing I can figure out is that they are born pregnant. Which seems to be quite a time saver!
On the DVD menu screen for this episode, the usual DS9 menu background noise of electronic humming and beeping is replaced by the chirping of Tribbles. See more
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Star Trek: Deep Space Nine - Main Title
Written by Dennis McCarthy
Performed by Dennis McCarthy See more