Season Three Episode Guide

Basics, Part 2

Episode #: 301
Air Date: 09.04.96
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With the crew stranded and struggling to survive on a primitive planet, the Doctor and Crewman Suder are the only ones left on Voyager to retake the ship from Seska and the Kazon.


Episode #: 302
Air Date: 09.11.96
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Janeway tries to help Tuvok explore a repressed memory through a mind-meld, and learns of his first assignment on the Excelsior, under the command of Captain Sulu.

The Chute

Episode #: 303
Air Date: 09.18.96
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Kim and Paris are convicted of a crime they did not commit, and struggle to find a way to escape -- and survive -- a life sentence in a pit full of criminals.

The Swarm

Episode #: 304
Air Date: 09.25.96
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Kes and Torres fight to save the Doctor's memory circuits from deteriorating, while the rest of the crew plans to cross an area of space swarming with hostile alien beings.

False Profits

Episode #: 305
Air Date: 10.02.96
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When Voyager finds a pair of Ferengi posing as gods on an alien planet, the crew attempts to outwit them and remove them from the planet.


Episode #: 306
Air Date: 10.09.96
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While Voyager delivers a group of peaceful telepaths to their home, Torres experiences vivid dreams of another woman's love affair.

Sacred Ground

Episode #: 307
Air Date: 10.30.96
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A mysterious alien energy renders Kes comatose, and Captain Janeway undergoes an ancient alien religious rite to save her life.

Future's End, Part 1

Episode #: 308
Air Date: 11.06.96
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A ship from the 29th century accidentally pulls Voyager back to the year 1996, where a high-tech business mogul is using advanced Federation technology for personal gain.

Future's End, Part 2

Episode #: 309
Air Date: 11.13.96
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Trapped in the 20th century, Voyager's crew races to stop a technology mogul from causing the destruction of Earth.


Episode #: 310
Air Date: 11.20.96
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Kes is possessed by the consciousness of a deposed alien ruler, bent on seizing control of his world once again.

The Q and the Grey

Episode #: 311
Air Date: 11.27.96
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When Q arrives on the ship to convince Janeway to mate with him, the Captain is thrust into the middle of a civil war within the Continuum.


Episode #: 312
Air Date: 12.11.96
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Janeway goes on the offensive to exterminate a terrifying hive of macroviruses that have infested the ship.

Fair Trade

Episode #: 313
Air Date: 01.08.97
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Neelix inadvertently drags Voyager into a deadly narcotics ring while trying to secure a map to a region he knows little about.

Alter Ego

Episode #: 314
Air Date: 01.15.97
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Kim and Tuvok meet an alluring holodeck character, who becomes obsessed with Tuvok and threatens to destroy the ship.


Episode #: 315
Air Date: 01.29.97
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Janeway and Chakotay are caught within a time loop, which continually ends in the captain's death. But as Janeway begins to accept her fate, she discovers that all may not be as it seems.

Blood Fever

Episode #: 316
Air Date: 02.05.97
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B'Elanna is telepathically connected to Vorik's intense Vulcan drive to mate, which she must endure as she and Paris try to find their crewmates and escape a hostile alien planet.


Episode #: 317
Air Date: 02.12.97
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Chakotay is taken in by a group of various species who were kidnapped and left to fend for themselves -- and who share a dark, secret past. Voyager discovers a Borg cube adrift in space.


Episode #: 318
Air Date: 02.19.97
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Kes takes an interest in an alien pilot, and considers leaving Voyager. The Doctor experiments with new personality subroutines, with disastrous consequences.


Episode #: 319
Air Date: 02.26.97
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Voyager's crew try to help a planet avoid a natural disaster. Neelix and Tuvok crash land and fight to return to the ship, but find an alien conspiracy at work.

Favorite Son

Episode #: 320
Air Date: 03.19.97
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Harry is drawn to a seemingly perfect alien society that claims he is a distant relative, and must decide whether to stay on Voyager.

Before and After

Episode #: 321
Air Date: 04.09.97
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Kes discovers that she is moving backward in time, through various periods in her future life, and must stop the process before she ceases to exist.

Real Life

Episode #: 322
Air Date: 04.23.97
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While Paris embarks on a dangerous mission into the eye of a space storm, the Doctor creates an idyllic holographic family for himself.

Distant Origin

Episode #: 323
Air Date: 04.30.97
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An alien scientist secretly observes Voyager's crew -- then kidnaps Chakotay to prove his theory about the true origins of his species.

Worst Case Scenario

Episode #: 324
Air Date: 05.07.97
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The crew discovers an anonymous holodeck program playing out a scenario where Chakotay stages a mutiny and takes over the ship. But they do not know that a very real threat has been programmed in by an old enemy.


Episode #: 325
Air Date: 05.14.97
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Voyager's crew is slowly replaced by members of an alien species and sent to an idyllic prison, and soon learn that the mysterious transfer is part of a plan to seize the ship.

Scorpion, Part 1

Episode #: 326
Air Date: 05.21.97
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Voyager comes face-to-face with the Borg, only to learn that the seemingly unstoppable cybernetic race is being decimated by a powerful enemy from another realm: Species 8472.