After a Starfleet rescue ship, the Dauntless, is located when an alien visitor interprets a damaged data stream from Starfleet Command. The ship features a novel "slipstream" drive that offers quick trip home to earth. After her initial delight is tempered by suspicion and Seven of Nine proposes to remain in the Delta Quadrant Captain Janeway re-interprets the message and accosts the alien whom takes her and Seven-of-Nine away on the Dauntless. He reveals that her assistance to the Borg against Species 8472 led to Borg domination of a large portion of the Delta Quadrant and he intends to make her pay by returning to his home world inside Borg space. Faced with the real possibility of rejoining the collective, Seven-of-Nine reconsiders and agrees to help Janeway by allowing her to reconfigure her implants to penetrate the force field within which they are imprisoned. Seven-of-Nine admits that her desire to remain in the Delta Quadrant was based on fear of joining human society and ... Written by
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The events of this episode represent the seventh time (aside from the series premiere) that the Voyager crew has a possibility of returning home. See more
In this case the Voyager was able to cover 15 light years in 2 days, while catching up to the Dauntless. Based on that information. It was take Voyager 8000 days or 21.9 years to get home without any changes to the ship. Not the huge numbers that have been tossed around in other episodes. See more
The Borg Collective is like a force of nature. You don't feel anger toward a storm on the horizon. You just avoid it.
Star Trek: Voyager - Main Title
Written by Jerry Goldsmith
Performed by Jay Chattaway See more