Daniel attends the Chicago funeral of Dr. Jordan, the archeology professor whose most brilliant assistant ever he was before leaving to pursue his far-fetched alien-Egyptian theory and join the Stargate-program, but smells a rat after an explosion is his lab. Daniel brings in the team, soon realizing Jordan's last Egyptian expedition stumbled upon a unique grave, from which pieces are missing, actually holding the remains of at least one Goa'uld divinity: Osiris, god of the aftermath and first Pharaoh. Dr. Frazier's analysis of a canopic [mummy entrails-container] jar finds an amazingly well-preserved symbiont, but the trace of its counterpart reveals one of Jordan's present assistants, Dr. Steven Rayner, whom he suspected, took a golden amulet to open the unique tomb and fell prey there to the other goddess, Isis, who actually turns out to be incarnated in the other assistant, Dr. Sarah Gardner, who remains quite alive and murderous... Written by
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Dr. Steven Rayner (Ben Bass
) was named in homage to the DC Comics Green Lantern character, Kyle Rayner. See more
When Daniel, Sam, Sarah (Osiris) and Steven are in the Desert, Sarah asks where the 'Stargate' is but she could not know it by this name as she (the Goa'uld) has been entombed in the canopic jar for 2000 years and Daniel had not previously mentioned it. She/it should have referred to it by its Goa'uld name the Chappa'ai (Cha-Pa-Eye). See more
Written by Joel Goldsmith
and David Arnold See more