A special task force, mostly made up out of convicts, is dispatched to destroy a giant Cylon operated pulsar cannon on the planet Aracta directly in the Colonial Fleet's path. Having lost a cadet on the planet earlier, Starbuck is eager to join the expedition for once. Boxey and Muffit also join the group as stowaways.
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The original script explained that the Cylons had developed a method for turning asteroids into spacecraft with an undiscovered technology. It was edited out of the final product to save time. See more
When Athena checks the computer for crew members who are qualified for the secret mission, there are quite a few typos shown on her computer screen. However, when she prints out the list a few moments later, everything is spelled correctly on the printout. See more
We prefer the name Theta-class life forms.
Exploration/Theme from Battlestar Galactica
Composed and Conducted by Stu Phillips
Performed by The Los Angeles Philharmonic See more