Season 5 Episodes

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Time's Arrow, Part I

Season 5, Episode 26 - Air Date: 6/15/1992
Stardate: 45959.1 - Data's head is uncovered in an archaeological dig on Earth, where evidence is also found that aliens may have been on Earth as early as the 19th Century.
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The Inner Light

Season 5, Episode 25 - Air Date: 6/1/1992
Picard is struck by an energy beam from an alien probe, which renders him unconscious and places him in the life of a citizen on the planet Kataan, with his memory of the Enterprise intact.
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The Next Phase

Season 5, Episode 24 - Air Date: 5/18/1992
Stardate: 45092.4 - While the Enterprise helps a Romulan science vessel, an accident occurs which forces Geordi LaForge and Ro Laren slightly out of 'phase', causing them to become undetectable to everyone but each other.
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I, Borg

Season 5, Episode 23 - Air Date: 5/11/1992
Stardate: 45832.1 - An injured Borg is discovered and brought back to the Enterprise where he is 'repaired' by Dr.
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Imaginary Friend

Season 5, Episode 22 - Air Date: 5/4/1992
Stardate: 45832.1 - While exploring a strange form of energy in a region of space, a little girl's imaginary friend becomes real and places the Enterprise in great danger.
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The Perfect Mate

Season 5, Episode 21 - Air Date: 4/27/1992
Stardate: 45761.3 - The Ferengi try to abduct an empathic Metamorph who could bring peace between two warring worlds.
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Cost of Living

Season 5, Episode 20 - Air Date: 4/20/1992
Stardate: 45733.63 - Deanna's mother pays a surprise visit to the Enterprise with even more surprising news: she plans to marry a man she has never met.
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The First Duty

Season 5, Episode 19 - Air Date: 3/30/1992
Stardate: 45703.9 - Wesley is involved in a cover-up at Starfleet Academy when a cadet is killed and five shuttles are destroyed during a forbidden maneuver performed by Starfleet Academy's best cadets.
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Cause and Effect

Season 5, Episode 18 - Air Date: 3/23/1992
Stardate: 45652.1 - While exploring the Typhon Expanse, the Enterprise is caught in a time warp in which they are repeatedly destroyed while colliding with another starship.
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The Outcast

Season 5, Episode 17 - Air Date: 3/16/1992
Stardate: 45614.6 - While investigating the disappearance of a J'naii shuttlecraft, the crew finds reason to believe the missing ship is stranded in an abnormal pocket called "null space.
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Season 5, Episode 16 - Air Date: 3/2/1992
Stardate: 45587.3 - When Worf is paralysed in an accident he must undergo drastic back surgery. However, this experimental technique may cost him his life.
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Power Play

Season 5, Episode 15 - Air Date: 2/24/1992
Stardate: 45571.2 - While en route to the source of a subspace distress signal coming from a desolate moon, Data, Troi and O'Brien take over the bridge and force the ship to change course.
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Season 5, Episode 14 - Air Date: 2/17/1992
Stardate: 45494.2 - The Enterprise crew unknowingly receives a new first officer who claims that the Federation is at war with another species.
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The Masterpiece Society

Season 5, Episode 13 - Air Date: 2/10/1992
Stardate: 45470.1 - A natural disaster in the core of a system's sun threatens to destroy a colony of genetically engineered people on an otherwise desolate planet.
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Season 5, Episode 12 - Air Date: 2/3/1992
Stardate: 45419.3 - While escorting a group of telepaths, crew members on board the Enterprise suddenly start to slip into comas.
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Hero Worship

Season 5, Episode 11 - Air Date: 1/27/1992
Stardate: 45397.3 - The Enterprise investigates the cause of an explosion which destroyed a small ship and its entire crew, except for a small boy.
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New Ground

Season 5, Episode 10 - Air Date: 1/6/1992
Stardate: 45376.3 - Worf's son, Alexander, unexpectedly arrives on the Enterprise to stay with his father.
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A Matter of Time

Season 5, Episode 9 - Air Date: 11/18/1991
Stardate: 45349.1 - While on a mission to help a planet recently struck by an asteroid, the Enterprise is payed a visit by a man who claims to be from the future.
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Unification, Part II

Season 5, Episode 8 - Air Date: 11/11/1991
Stardate: 45245.8 - Picard and Data find Spock and discover the reason behind the secret meetings. However, a darker scheme planned by the Romulans is also uncovered in the process.
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Unification, Part I

Season 5, Episode 7 - Air Date: 11/4/1991
Ambassador Spock has dissapeared and intelligence finds him on Romulus. Captain Picard is sent to Romulus to find Spock.
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The Game

Season 5, Episode 6 - Air Date: 10/28/1991
Stardate: 45208.2 - An addictive game is distributed among the crew of the Enterprise, however, it appears that this game interferes with a person's logic and reason, which leaves the crew open to manipulation.
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Season 5, Episode 5 - Air Date: 10/21/1991
Stardate: 45156.1 - A natural disaster leaves Troi in command of the Enterprise, Picard stuck in a turbo lift with three small children and Keiko O'Brien stuck in Ten-Forward giving birth with an anxious Worf.
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Silicon Avatar

Season 5, Episode 4 - Air Date: 10/14/1991
Stardate: 45122.3 - Picard attempts communications with the Crystalline Entity - a life form responsible for hundreds of deaths throughout the Alpha Quadrant.
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Ensign Ro

Season 5, Episode 3 - Air Date: 10/7/1991
Stardate: 45076.3 - Picard exposes a planned genocidal attack on the Bajorans with the help of a new officer, Ensign Ro Laren.
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Season 5, Episode 2 - Air Date: 9/30/1991
Stardate: 45047.2 - Picard must find a way to communicate with the newly discovered Tamarians, who speak entirely in metaphors, when a Tamarian Captain is brutally killed.
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Redemption, Part II

Season 5, Episode 1 - Air Date: 9/23/1991
Stardate: 45020.4 - Picard suspects a Romulan influence in the recent Klingon civil war, and must force the Federation to intervene before the Empire collapses.