Season Three Episode Guide

The Search, Part 1

Episode #: 301
Air Date: 09.26.94
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Armed with a new Federation warship, the crew travels to the Gamma Quadrant on a mission to seek out and make contact with the leaders of the Dominion.

The Search, Part 2

Episode #: 302
Air Date: 10.03.94
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Sisko and the station's crew face the end of their work on DS9 when the Federation negotiates an uneasy peace with the Dominion. Odo explores his origins after finally making contact with his people.

The House of Quark

Episode #: 303
Air Date: 10.10.94
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After Quark claims to have killed a Klingon in a struggle in his bar the man's family comes looking for answers.


Episode #: 304
Air Date: 10.17.94
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Jadzia experiences memories and hallucinations, forcing her to return home to Trill -- and to confront a secret that could unravel Trill society.

Second Skin

Episode #: 305
Air Date: 10.24.94
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Kira's efforts to uncover a lost week from her past leads her to a Cardassian family, who claims that she is an undercover operative of the Obsidian Order.

The Abandoned

Episode #: 306
Air Date: 10.31.94
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Quark's latest deal comes with an unforeseen complication: an infant from the Gamma Quadrant, whose metabolism causes him to age rapidly.

Civil Defense

Episode #: 307
Air Date: 11.07.94
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The station faces immanent destruction when a hidden Cardassian security protocol is inadvertently activated.


Episode #: 308
Air Date: 11.14.94
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Jadzia falls in love with a man from a planet that periodically shifts between the Gamma Quadrant and a non-corporeal dimension, and hopes to stabilize the planet.


Episode #: 309
Air Date: 11.21.94
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Thomas Riker, a twin of the Enterprise first officer created in a transporter accident, poses as his Starfleet double to steal the Defiant, using the warship to invade the Cardassian DMZ.


Episode #: 310
Air Date: 11.28.94
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Station personnel experience amorous feelings for the most unlikely of people during a Bajoran festival. Miles and Keiko's relationship is put to the test by their extended separation.

Past Tense, Part 1

Episode #: 311
Air Date: 01.02.95
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A transporter accident sends Sisko, Bashir, and Dax to the twenty-first century, where San Francisco is fragmented by "sanctuary" zones where the poor are locked away from society -- and on the eve of a famous riot that will change the course of history.

Past Tense, Part 2

Episode #: 312
Air Date: 01.09.95
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Trapped with Bashir and Dax in 2024 San Francisco, Sisko assumes the identity of Gabriel Bell in an effort to save the hostages in a tense stand-off between the Sanctuary districts and the government, and put history back on track.

Life Support

Episode #: 313
Air Date: 01.30.95
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Vedek Bareil is mortally injured on the eve of groundbreaking peace negotiations with the Cardassians.

Heart of Stone

Episode #: 314
Air Date: 02.06.95
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Odo and Kira find themselves trapped on a barren moon while chasing a Maquis terrorist, and Kira is trapped in an expanding crystalline structure. Nog asks for Sisko's support in applying to Starfleet.


Episode #: 315
Air Date: 02.13.95
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Commander Sisko joins a Cardassian science team in establishing a communications relay in the Gamma Quadrant, despite a Bajoran prophecy warning that it will destroy the wormhole.

Prophet Motive

Episode #: 316
Air Date: 02.20.95
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Quark tries to get to the bottom of Grand Nagus Zek's sudden personality change when he rewrites the Rules of Acquisition and establishes a charity fund.


Episode #: 317
Air Date: 02.27.95
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Chief O'Brien finds himself jumping ahead five hours into his future, giving him a chance to prevent his own death -- and the destruction of the station.

Distant Voices

Episode #: 318
Air Date: 04.10.95
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Doctor Bashir is assaulted by an alien, and wakes up to find himself trapped inside his own mind, where the station is seriously damaged and almost completely abandoned.

Through the Looking Glass

Episode #: 319
Air Date: 04.17.95
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Commander Sisko is kidnapped and taken to the mirror universe, where he must convince his estranged wife to join the Terran resistance.

Improbable Cause

Episode #: 320
Air Date: 04.24.95
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When an assassin attempts to kill Garak, Odo's investigation leads deep into Garak's past and a secret Romulan plot.

The Die Is Cast

Episode #: 321
Air Date: 05.01.95
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With Garak having rejoined his mentor, the Cardassians and Romulans launch a preemptive assault on the Founders -- with Odo as their prisoner.


Episode #: 322
Air Date: 05.08.95
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Sisko constructs an ancient Bajoran space sailing ship to try and prove that the ancient Bajorans could have reached Cardassia, as their myth says. Doctor Bashir has to face the only person who beat him at the academy.

Family Business

Episode #: 323
Air Date: 05.15.95
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Quark and Rom return home when their mother is charged with the crime of earning profit as a female. Jake attempts to set up his dad with a freighter captain.


Episode #: 324
Air Date: 05.22.95
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Kira reluctantly agrees to visit her old Resistance commander on a mission from Kai Winn, but finds herself on the edge of a potential civil war.


Episode #: 325
Air Date: 06.12.95
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Jadzia faces each of her symbiont's previous hosts, with each of her friends volunteering to serve as temporary hosts to their consciences. But when Kerzon joins with Odo, he doesn't want to go back.

The Adversary

Episode #: 326
Air Date: 06.19.95
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Newly-promoted Captain Sisko leads an investigation of a coup among a Federation neighbor, only to find that a Changeling saboteur has stowed away on the Defiant and is trying to start a war in the Alpha Quadrant.