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In 3189 she participated in the takeover of the USS Discovery. During that time, she was assigned to assist in the capture of Michael Burnham. She confronted an injured Burnham in a Jefferies tube, but Burnham managed to activate the fire-suppression system, venting the contents of the tube into space. Kanak was blown into space and killed. (DIS: "There Is A Tide...")