Season 2

Episode Guide

The Child

S2 E1
Nov 22, 1988
While preparing to transport a deadly plague to a research lab, the crew is stunned by the announcement of Counselor Troi's pregnancy.

Where Silence Has Lease

S2 E2
Nov 29, 1988
The crew is held hostage in a mysterious void by a being who wishes to observe the many ways in which humans die.

Elementary, Dear Data

S2 E3
Dec 6, 1988
Data poses as Sherlock Holmes to decipher a puzzle that threatens Dr. Pulaski's life.

The Outrageous Okona

S2 E4
Dec 13, 1988
While the Enterprise crew plays host to a witty, renegade captain, Data struggles to acquire a sense of humor.

Loud As A Whisper

S2 E5
Jan 10, 1989
The future of a warring planet depends on a deaf mediator, who suddenly loses his ability to communicate.

The Schizoid Man

S2 E6
Jan 24, 1989
A brilliant but terminally ill scientist seeks eternal life by transferring his mind into Data's body.

Unnatural Selection

S2 E7
Jan 31, 1989
The crew grapples with a mysterious disease which accelerates the aging process, causing humans to die of old age within a matter of days.

A Matter Of Honor

S2 E8
Feb 7, 1989
Riker's loyalties are put to the test when he is assigned to a Klingon vessel which plans to attack the Enterprise.

The Measure Of A Man

S2 E9
Feb 14, 1989
When Data refuses to be disassembled for research purposes, Picard is enlisted to defend his rights in court.

The Dauphin

S2 E10
Feb 21, 1989
Wesley finds romance with the beautiful young ruler of Daled Four whose secret power could destroy the Enterprise and her crew.


S2 E11
Mar 21, 1989
The Enterprise's computer system falls prey to a mysterious electronic "virus" which programs the ship to self destruct.

The Royale

S2 E12
Mar 28, 1989
Investigating the discovery of a piece of metal bearing a United States Air Force insignia, the Away Team finds Itself trapped in the world of "The Hotel Royale", a novel come to life.

Time Squared

S2 E13
Apr 4, 1989
The U.S.S. Enterprise discovers a Federation shuttle containing an exact double of Captain Picard from six hours in the future.

The Icarus Factor

S2 E14
Apr 25, 1989
Riker's long-lost father reappears on the eve of his departure to become captain on a new starship.

Pen Pals

S2 E15
May 2, 1989
Data races against time to save the life of a little alien girl on a planet doomed for destruction.


S2 E16
May 9, 1989
The crew is hurled into a distant part of the galaxy by the malevolent Q, who sets them up for destruction by a race of half-human, half-robot aliens known as the Borg.

Samaritan Snare

S2 E17
May 16, 1989
While Picard fights for his life in surgery, Geordi is held hostage by the leaders of an alien race.

Up The Long Ladder

S2 E18
May 23, 1989
The crew's rescue of a missing earth colony leads to the discovery of a civilization composed entirely of clones.


S2 E19
Jun 20, 1989
In her search for the perfect mate, Troi's mother beams aboard the Enterprise -- and sets her sights on Captain Picard.

The Emissary

S2 E20
Jun 27, 1989
An official mission becomes a personal matter when Worf's former love is sent to the Enterprise to mediate a dispute between Klingons and the Federation.

Peak Performance

S2 E21
Jul 11, 1989
A simulated war game suddenly turns into a real-life fight for survival when the crew is ambushed by a Ferengi battleship.

Shades Of Gray

S2 E22
Jul 18, 1989
Commander Riker is struck down by a deadly microbe which invades his central nervous system and attacks his brain.