Star Trek: The Next Generation

Star Trek: The Next Generation

The Enterprise continues on its journey across the galaxy with the birth of a new member. Picard once again leads the team as unknown civilizations take notice of the ship and wishes to know more about the crew and their operations. Riker struggles with his loyalty to the Enterprise as his life is threatened and Data tries to become more human to understand his role upon the Enterprise. This season looks closer into the relationship of man vs. machine as Q once again tries to test Picard against a new enemy. The Ferengi threatens the Enterprise and the mystery of the holodeck pits the crew against the clock as lives hang in the balance. Standout episodes include "Q-Who", where the mysterious being sends the Enterprise into the future. And "Measure of a Man", where Data's rights are challenged in a court of law.
The Enterprise continues on its journey across the galaxy with the birth of a new member. Picard once again leads the team as unknown civilizations take notice of the ship and wishes to know more about the crew and their operations. Riker struggles with his loyalty to the Enterprise as his life is threatened and Data tries to become more human to understand his role upon the Enterprise. This season looks closer into the relationship of man vs. machine as Q once again tries to test Picard against a new enemy. The Ferengi threatens the Enterprise and the mystery of the holodeck pits the crew against the clock as lives hang in the balance. Standout episodes include "Q-Who", where the mysterious being sends the Enterprise into the future. And "Measure of a Man", where Data's rights are challenged in a court of law.

Season 2 (22 episodes)

  • 1. The Child

    Original air date: 11/21/1988 Runtime: 45:28 min.

    Original air date: 11/21/1988 Runtime: 45:28 min. While preparing to transport a deadly plague to a research lab, the crew is stunned by the announcement of Counselor Troi's pregnancy.

  • 2. Where Silence Has Lease

    Original air date: 11/28/1988 Runtime: 45:40 min.

    Original air date: 11/28/1988 Runtime: 45:40 min. The crew is held hostage in a mysterious void by a being who wishes to observe the many ways in which humans die.

  • 3. Elementary, Dear Data

    Original air date: 12/05/1988 Runtime: 45:35 min.

    Original air date: 12/05/1988 Runtime: 45:35 min. Data uses the holodeck to solve a mystery that threatens Dr. Pulaski's life.

  • 4. The Outrageous Okona

    Original air date: 12/12/1988 Runtime: 45:27 min.

    Original air date: 12/12/1988 Runtime: 45:27 min. While the Enterprise crew plays host to a witty, renegade captain, Data struggles to acquire a sense of humor.

  • 5. Loud As a Whisper

    Original air date: 01/09/1989 Runtime: 45:21 min.

    Original air date: 01/09/1989 Runtime: 45:21 min. The future of a warring planet depends on a deaf mediator, who suddenly loses his ability to communicate.

  • 6. The Schizoid Man

    Original air date: 01/23/1989 Runtime: 45:26 min.

    Original air date: 01/23/1989 Runtime: 45:26 min. A brilliant but terminally ill scientist seeks eternal life by transferring his mind into Data's body.

  • 7. Unnatural Selection

    Original air date: 01/30/1989 Runtime: 45:12 min.

    Original air date: 01/30/1989 Runtime: 45:12 min. The crew grapples with a mysterious disease which accelerates the aging process, causing humans to die of old age within a matter of days.

  • 8. A Matter of Honor

    Original air date: 02/06/1989 Runtime: 45:26 min.

    Original air date: 02/06/1989 Runtime: 45:26 min. Riker's loyalties are put to the test when he is assigned to a Klingon vessel which plans to attack the Enterprise.

  • 9. Measure of a Man

    Original air date: 02/13/1989 Runtime: 45:32 min.

    Original air date: 02/13/1989 Runtime: 45:32 min. When Data refuses to be disassembled for research purposes, Picard is enlisted to defend his rights in court.

  • 10. The Dauphin

    Original air date: 02/20/1989 Runtime: 45:26 min.

    Original air date: 02/20/1989 Runtime: 45:26 min. Wesley finds romance with the beautiful young ruler of Daled Four whose secret power could destroy the Enterprise and her crew.

  • 11. Contagion

    Original air date: 03/20/1989 Runtime: 45:28 min.

    Original air date: 03/20/1989 Runtime: 45:28 min. The Enterprise's computer system falls prey to a mysterious electronic "virus" which programs the ship to self destruct.

  • 12. The Royale

    Original air date: 03/27/1989 Runtime: 45:25 min.

    Original air date: 03/27/1989 Runtime: 45:25 min. Investigating the discovery of a piece of metal, the Away Team finds Itself trapped in the world of a novel come to life.

  • 13. Time Squared

    Original air date: 04/03/1989 Runtime: 45:27 min.

    Original air date: 04/03/1989 Runtime: 45:27 min. The U.S.S. Enterprise discovers a Federation shuttle containing an exact double of Captain Picard from six hours in the future.

  • 14. The Icarus Factor

    Original air date: 04/24/1989 Runtime: 45:26 min.

    Original air date: 04/24/1989 Runtime: 45:26 min. Riker's long-lost father reappears on the eve of his departure to become captain on a new starship.

  • 15. Pen Pals

    Original air date: 05/01/1989 Runtime: 45:26 min.

    Original air date: 05/01/1989 Runtime: 45:26 min. Data races against time to save the life of a little alien girl on a planet doomed for destruction.

  • 16. Q-Who?

    Original air date: 05/08/1989 Runtime: 45:25 min.

    Original air date: 05/08/1989 Runtime: 45:25 min. The crew is hurled into the future by the malevolent Q, who sets them up for destruction by a race of aliens known as the Borg.

  • 17. Samaritan Snare

    Original air date: 05/15/1989 Runtime: 45:27 min.

    Original air date: 05/15/1989 Runtime: 45:27 min. While Picard fights for his life in surgery, Geordi is held hostage by the leaders of an alien race.

  • 18. Up the Long Ladder

    Original air date: 05/22/1989 Runtime: 45:22 min.

    Original air date: 05/22/1989 Runtime: 45:22 min. The crew's rescue of a missing earth colony leads to the discovery of a civilization composed entirely of clones.

  • 19. Manhunt

    Original air date: 06/19/1989 Runtime: 45:22 min.

    Original air date: 06/19/1989 Runtime: 45:22 min. In her search for the perfect mate, Troi's mother beams aboard the Enterprise and sets her sights on Captain Picard.

  • 20. The Emissary

    Original air date: 06/26/1989 Runtime: 45:27 min.

    Original air date: 06/26/1989 Runtime: 45:27 min. Worf's former love is sent to the Enterprise to mediate a dispute between Klingons and the Federation.

  • 21. Peak Performance

    Original air date: 07/10/1989 Runtime: 45:27 min.

    Original air date: 07/10/1989 Runtime: 45:27 min. A simulated war game turns deadly when the crew is ambushed by a Ferengi battleship.

  • 22. Shades of Gray

    Original air date: 07/17/1989 Runtime: 45:26 min.

    Original air date: 07/17/1989 Runtime: 45:26 min. Commander Riker is struck down by a deadly microbe which invades his central nervous system and attacks his brain.