SG-1 learns that the whereabouts of Merlin's weapon (which should be able to defeat the Ori) is most likely on Atlantis, Daniel and Vala visit Earth's base team there. Meanwhile, its scientific top brain Dr. Rodney McKay is detailed back on the Odyssey with Lt. Colonels Sam Carter and Cam Mitchell, who are trying to reroute the super-Stargate through which they fear the Ori are about to send reinforcement ships, despite the danger of using nuclear explosions so close to a black hole. Daniel gets answers from the database, but figures out they don't come through a hologram but from an ascended Ancient: Morgan le Fay! Written by
Did You Know?
Ben Browder was first choice to play Sheppard in Stargate Atlantis. Joe Flanagan and Ben Browder, as Mitchell, share some scenes. Ben Browder was unable to commit to Stargate Atlantis as he was busy filming Farscape the Peacekeeper Wars with Claudia Black. See more
When Col. Carter is briefing the Atlantis team members regarding the Ori threat in the Milky Way, she says the threat was "here", which is impossible, as the Ori were unaware the Pegasus Galaxy was inhabited, so therefore had no interest in the Pegasus Galaxy. See more
Dr. Rodney McKay
I am just saying, the yield calculations can be extremely tricky if not borderline impossible. You may need me.
Vala Mal Doran
Colonel Carter said as much.
Lt. Col. Samantha Carter
Ooh... we weren't gonna tell him that.
Written by Joel Goldsmith
and David Arnold See more