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This page contains information regarding Star Trek: Prodigy, and thus may contain spoilers.

For the DIS episode with a similar title, please see "Terra Firma, Part 1".

Marooned on a deadly planet, the crew must work together with their captive Gwyn to stay alive... except the planet isn't the only thing in pursuit.


Act One

Log entries

"Captain's Log, supplemental. Even though this planet tried to trip us up, we've almost reached the Protostar by following the stars, which was my brilliant idea with a little assist."

Memorable quotes

Background information



  • This episode marked the end of the first part of Season One. It was the first mid-season finale for a Star Trek series since DIS: "Into the Forest I Go".
  • This episode was released at the same time as DIS: "Kobayashi Maru". It was the first time two episodes were released simultaneously since 12 December 2019, when ST: "The Girl Who Made the Stars" and ST: "Ephraim and Dot" premiered. It was also the first time two episodes of separate Star Trek series were released at the same time since 26 May 1999, when DS9: "The Dogs of War" was premiering in syndication the same week UPN aired VOY: "Equinox".


Links and references




acid rain; aft; arts and crafts; beacon; beam; captain; captain's log, USS Protostar; command level authorization; compound fracture; constellation; constipation; coordinates; "copy that"; course; Dal R'El's family; Dal R'El's species; diagnostic; digestion; dream; emergency reserves (aka power reserves); escape shuttle; fire; food replicator; fugitives; full disinfection mode; fuzzy creature; gravimetric protostar containment (aka protostar containment/protostar engine); hail; heirloom; high-priority system; hill; Hirogen star system; hologram; Janeway, Kathryn; kilometer; Klingon; Klingon Bird-of-Prey (unnamed); lifeform; log; M class; main course; maximum warp; maze; mek'leth; mud; "Murder Planet" (aka "Larry"); name; nightmare; obsession; orbit; photonic ship scrubber; plasma coil; "play hardball"; primary power; progeny; protostar; Protostar, USS; Protostar-type; proto-warp; psychokinesis; rations; riddle; Rev-12; Runaway; science lesson; secondary power; sleeper ship stew; shooting star; Shuttle 06; shuttlebay doors; star; starship; steal; suit; terraforming; torch; tractor beam; tricorder; type 1 phaser; vine; vote; warp engine (aka warp drive); warp signature; warrior; Watcher; wind; woods

Console references

bridge; Bussard collector; calculator; captain's chair; communicator; conference suite; control panel; control station; environmental subsystem; flight status; galactic map; gas sensor; geography; gun turret; holding cell; media player; motion tracker; nacelle; observation lounge; phaser array; planet tracker; proto-engine; shuttlebay; shuttlecraft fuel storage; sickbay; subspace antenna; terrain; torpedo launcher; torpedo storage bank; viewscreen; warp core; workbee storage

External links

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