Search
Cookie Usage Statistics Colour Key Sudden Death Monthly Poll Caption Comp eMail Author Shops
Ships Fleets Weaponry Species People Timelines Calculators Photo Galleries
Stations Design Lineage Size Charts Battles Science / Tech Temporal Styling Maps / Politics
Articles Reviews Lists Recreation Search Site Guide What's New Forum
People
Jonathan Archer Dahj Asha Doctor Soji Asha Reginald Barclay Julian Bashir Chakotay Christine Chapel Pavel A. Chekov Pavel Chekov Zefram Cochrane Beverly Crusher Wesley Crusher Damar Daniels Data Dax Richard Daystrom Degra Gul Dukat Michael Eddington Elnor Emergency Medical Hologram Admiral Forrest Elim Garak Gowron Guinan Kathryn Janeway Doctor Agnes Jurati Kahless the Unforgettable Kes Harry Kim Major Kira Nerys James T. Kirk James T. Kirk Geordi La Forge Leeta Lore General Martok Travis Mayweather Leonard McCoy Leonard H. McCoy Morn Raffaela Musiker Narek Admirall Alynna Nechayev Neelix Nero Nog Keiko O'Brien Miles Edward O'Brien Odo Thomas Eugene Paris Phlox Jean-Luc Picard Christopher Pike Doctor Katherine Pulaski Q Quark Janice Rand Malcolm Reed William T. Riker Cristobal Rios Rom Alexander Rozhenko Worf Rozhenko Sarek Sarek Hoshi Sato Montgomery Scott Scotty Seska Seven of Nine Shran Silik Benjamin Lafayette Sisko Jake Sisko Doctor Noonien Soong Ambassador Soval Spock Spock Hikaru Sulu Hikaru Sulu Surak B'Elanna Torres T'Pau T'Pol Deanna Troi Lwaxana Troi Charles Tucker III Tuvok Nyota Uhura Nyota Uhura Weyoun Winn Adami Natasha Yar Additional People
Crew Manifests
The Original Series The Next Generation Deep Space Nine Voyager Enterprise La Sirena Star Trek XI Enterprise

The Loss

ReviewImagesDatapointsQuotesMorals
TimelinePreviousNextYour View
Title :
The Loss
Series :
The Next Generation
Rating :
2
Disc No :
Episode :
83
First Aired :
31 Dec 1990
Stardate :
44356.9
Director :
Year :
Writers :
Season :
Main Cast :
Guest Cast :
YATI :
Near the end of the episode, Data claims that the evidence supports the idea that it is gravity that is pulling the ship and the 2-D lifeforms into the string. Yet all the way through we are told that the ship is drifting at a constant speed towards the string. If gravity is pulling at the ship, then it would be accelerating rather than moving at a constant speed.
Great Moment :
Guinan needling Troi about applying for her job.
Body Count :
Zero.
Factoid :
At one point the writers of this episode considered making Troi's loss of her empathic abilities permanent.

Plotline

Troi must strugle to adapt after loosing all her empathic powers. But she may not have the time - for the Enterprise is being dragged to certain doom by something it cannot see.
© Graham & Ian Kennedy Page views : 31,147 Last updated : 18 Aug 2013