Season 3 Episodes

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First Strike (1)

Season 3, Episode 20 - Air Date: 6/22/2007
An unstoppable energy weapon leaves Atlantis under seige after Earth launches a preemptive attack against a very powerful enemy's homeworld.
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Season 3, Episode 19 - Air Date: 6/15/2007
The Atlantis team investigates the disappearance of one of their allies, only to find an old enemy engineering a race of powerful monsters.
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Season 3, Episode 18 - Air Date: 6/8/2007
The team discovers an Ancient drilling station deep beneath the surface of the ocean, only to find that a Wraith queen is still alive there.
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Season 3, Episode 17 - Air Date: 6/1/2007
The team tries to relax during a mandatory day off, until an explosion leaves three people dead -- and reveals that one scientist is a walking time bomb.
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The Ark

Season 3, Episode 16 - Air Date: 5/18/2007
The team discovers the last of a civilization in suspended animation, whose survival is at risk when their station is critically damaged.
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The Game

Season 3, Episode 15 - Air Date: 5/11/2007
Sheppard and McKay discover that their competitive video game has been controlling a planet of real people, who now stand on the brink of war.
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Tao of Rodney

Season 3, Episode 14 - Air Date: 5/4/2007
After an Ancient device gives Rodney superhuman powers, his enhanced brilliance is checked only by his impending death -- unless he can learn how to ascend.
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Season 3, Episode 13 - Air Date: 4/27/2007
The team finds Lucius Lavin manipulating the people of another hapless planet, using Ancient technology to pose as an invincible hero.
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Season 3, Episode 12 - Air Date: 4/20/2007
The inhabitants of Atlantis begin to suffer ill effects when the planet's whale population begins migrating to the island city, bringing an unexpected harbinger of doom.
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The Return (2)

Season 3, Episode 11 - Air Date: 4/13/2007
The Atlantis team goes against orders to try and save Atlantis from Replicator control -- and to rescue General O'Neill and Richard Woolsey, who are trapped in the occupied city.
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The Return (1)

Season 3, Episode 10 - Air Date: 9/22/2006
The Atlantis expedition is stunned to learn that a ship full of Ancients is returning to reclaim their lost city.
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Season 3, Episode 9 - Air Date: 9/15/2006
Sheppard and Ronon are influenced by a mind-altering device created by the Wraith while on a mission to rescue a lost team.
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McKay and Mrs. Miller

Season 3, Episode 8 - Air Date: 9/8/2006
Rodney McKay is reunited with his estranged sister back on Earth, who has given up a brilliant career as a scientist to raise a family.
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Common Ground

Season 3, Episode 7 - Air Date: 8/25/2006
Colonel Sheppard finds himself the prisoner of a Genii commander, along with a desperately hungry Wraith who has been separated from his hive.
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The Real World

Season 3, Episode 6 - Air Date: 8/18/2006
Elizabeth Weir wakes up in a mental institution, where she is told that the expedition to Atlantis and the Stargate are figments of her imagination.
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Season 3, Episode 5 - Air Date: 8/11/2006
Weir and the team visit an advanced civilization that split off from the Lanteans thousands of years ago, but discover that they may not have left Atlantis in peace.
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Season 3, Episode 4 - Air Date: 8/4/2006
Ronon Dex is captured by the Wraith and returned to his homeworld, where he is haunted by his past as he is forced to once again become their prey.
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Season 3, Episode 3 - Air Date: 7/28/2006
Sheppard's team meets an obnoxious man who is adored by all thanks to a secret that he carries -- and who has an unexpected affect on them.
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Misbegotten (3)

Season 3, Episode 2 - Air Date: 7/21/2006
The Atlantis team must decide the fate of a colony of Wraith they have turned into humans. Dr. Weir must defend her leadership when she is evaluated by the I.
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No Man's Land (2)

Season 3, Episode 1 - Air Date: 7/14/2006
The team desperately attempts to stop two Wraith hive ships from reaching Earth. Sheppard must rely on an old foe to rescue McKay and Ronon.