Season 3 Episodes

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The Adversary

Season 3, Episode 26 - Air Date: 6/25/1995
A Changeling sabotages the USS Defiant as it attempts to start a war in the Alpha Quadrant.
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Season 3, Episode 25 - Air Date: 6/18/1995
Jadzia Dax deals with feelings of inferiority as she encounters past hosts in a Trill ceremony.
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Season 3, Episode 24 - Air Date: 5/28/1995
Kai Winn needs Kira to convince her former resistance leader, now a farmer on Bajor, to return soil reclamators needed elsewhere.
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Family Business

Season 3, Episode 23 - Air Date: 5/21/1995
Quark returns to his home planet to confront his mother after hearing from the Ferengi Commerce Authority that she broke the law by earning profit.
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Season 3, Episode 22 - Air Date: 5/14/1995
Sisko and Jake build a solar sailing ship in an attempt to recreate a journey taken by the ancient Bajorans.
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The Die is Cast

Season 3, Episode 21 - Air Date: 5/7/1995
Garak must decide whether or not to kill Odo to please his mentor on the eve of a joint Romulan-Cardassian attack on the Dominion.
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Improbable Cause

Season 3, Episode 20 - Air Date: 5/7/1995
Garak's tailor shop is bombed, forcing Odo to investigate who is trying to kill the Cardassian exile.
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Through the Looking Glass

Season 3, Episode 19 - Air Date: 4/23/1995
Sisko is abducted by the Miles O'Brien from the mirror universe, and is forced to assume the identity of their Sisko in order to rebel against the Klingon-Cardassian Alliance.
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Distant Voices

Season 3, Episode 18 - Air Date: 4/16/1995
After an alien assault leaves Bashir unconscious, he is trapped inside his mind.
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Season 3, Episode 17 - Air Date: 3/5/1995
Exposure to radiation causes O'Brien to jump hours into the future for brief periods, as Deep Space Nine hosts Romulan and Klingon delegations.
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Prophet Motive

Season 3, Episode 16 - Air Date: 2/26/1995
In a shock revelation to Quark and Rom, the Grand Nagus reveals he has re-written the Ferengi Rules of Acquisition; a move which threatens to cripple the Ferengi Empire.
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Season 3, Episode 15 - Air Date: 2/19/1995
Despite a Bajoran prophecy of destruction, Sisko assists in a joint scientific venture with the Cardassians to open communications through the wormhole.
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Heart of Stone

Season 3, Episode 14 - Air Date: 2/12/1995
Searching for a Maquis raider on an unstable moon, Kira is trapped in an expanding crystal formation that threatens to engulf her if Odo cannot set her free.
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Life Support

Season 3, Episode 13 - Air Date: 2/5/1995
Bashir's ethics are put to the test as he keeps Vedek Bareil alive long enough to help Kai Winn complete negotiations for a peace treaty with Cardassia.
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Past Tense (2)

Season 3, Episode 12 - Air Date: 1/15/1995
Sisko assumes the role of a pivotal historic figure in order to restore the timeline.
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Past Tense, Part I

Season 3, Episode 11 - Air Date: 1/8/1995
A transporter accident sends Sisko, Bashir and Dax three centuries into Earth's dark past.
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Season 3, Episode 10 - Air Date: 12/4/1994
Lwaxana Troi pursues Odo during the Bajoran Gratitude Festival as members of the crew suddenly become infatuated with one another.
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Season 3, Episode 9 - Air Date: 11/27/1994
When Commander William T. Riker from the Enterprise arrives on Deep Space 9, he takes a liking to Kira, who gives him a tour of the Defiant.
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Season 3, Episode 8 - Air Date: 11/20/1994
Jadzia falls in love with a scientist on a planet whose inhabitants shift between this universe and a plane of pure energy every sixty years.
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Civil Defense

Season 3, Episode 7 - Air Date: 11/13/1994
Deep Space Nine is progressively locked down after O'Brien, Jake and Sisko accidentally activate an old automated Cardassian security program.
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The Abandoned

Season 3, Episode 6 - Air Date: 11/6/1994
A Jem'Hadar infant is found in salvaged spaceship wreckage and Odo strives to teach the rapidly maturing soldier to think for himself.
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Second Skin

Season 3, Episode 5 - Air Date: 10/30/1994
Kira is abducted and altered to look like a Cardassian in order to frame a Cardassian politician.
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Season 3, Episode 4 - Air Date: 10/23/1994
A secret from Dax's past could mean the end of the current host's life.
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The House of Quark

Season 3, Episode 3 - Air Date: 10/16/1994
Quark lies about killing a Klingon and is then forced to marry the widow.
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The Search (2)

Season 3, Episode 2 - Air Date: 10/3/1994
Odo begins to connect with his fellow Changelings as Sisko attempts to negotiate peace with the Dominion.
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The Search, Part I

Season 3, Episode 1 - Air Date: 9/26/1994
Sisko is assigned the mission of taking the Defiant into the Gamma Quadrant to make peaceful contact with the founders of the Dominion.