After a disagreement over Kes, Neelix and Tom Paris are trapped together on an alien planet and must work together so that they and their alien baby ward can survive.

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Lieutenant B'Elanna Torres (as Roxann Biggs-Dawson)
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Neelix gets jealous of all the time Tom Paris is spending with Kes, and the two males end up getting in a fist fight over it. However, the two are forced to learn to deal with each other when their shuttle craft crashes on an alien planet, and they take a newly hatched, reptilian alien baby under their wing. Written by Anonymous

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The inhospitable planet featured in this episode is nicknamed "Planet Hell" by the crew of Voyager. This is the same nickname the Star Trek production crews used for the soundstage at Paramount where most of the planet surface scenes were shot ever since Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987). See more »

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Neelix and Paris establish the alien infant is cold-blooded yet it is seen shivering and Neelix wraps it in a blanket, Both are useless as cold-blooded creatures don't shiver as it wouldn't generate body heat and since it doesn't have any body heat, the blanket wouldn't contain its warmth. See more »

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Tom Paris: I'm famous for my dirty tricks.
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Features Star Trek: Voyager: Eye of the Needle (1995) See more »

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Star Trek: Voyager - Main Title
Written by Jerry Goldsmith
Performed by Jay Chattaway
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Despite Neelix's annoying jealousy, this is a pretty good episode.
12 February 2015 | by (Bradenton, Florida) – See all my reviews

When the show begins, Neelix is doing what he usually does on the show during season 2--he's VERY jealous and very much like an overly controlling boyfriend. However, this is the first time that he actually might be right--after accusing Paris of horning in on his girl in the past, Paris is starting to have some feelings towards her. But, he's too honorable to act on these feelings. However, Neelix is the jealous idiot type and begins a physical fight with Paris in the mess hall. Naturally, that means that the Captain will soon ask the two of them to go on a mission!

The mission involves the pair going to a nasty planet to see if there is any food. Unfortunately, the mismatched pair are stuck there--and an alien ship attacks Voyager. What's next is pretty clever and cute-- and it makes the show worth seeing.

This isn't exactly a brilliant episode but it is not stuck on the ship and there is an alien--things you just didn't see enough of in the series. Worth seeing.


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