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
Morgan La Fey's "hologram" tells Daniel Jackson that the first human to enter Atlantis after the Ancients evacuated was Dr. Elizabeth Weir. However, in the Stargate: Atlantis pilot, the first person shown stepping foot into Atlantis is Col. Marshall Sumner, with Dr. Weir following a few seconds later. See more
Vala Mal Doran
Funny, he doesn't look excited.
Lt. Colonel Cameron Mitchell
Trust me. Like a kid who was up all night on Christmas Eve.
Vala Mal Doran
I thought we imposed a moratorium on cultural references I wouldn't understand.
Written by Joel Goldsmith
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