His subordinate hesitated for a second, then initiated the sequence that opened the double-sealed hatch.
"No!" Wesley screamed helplessly. Strong hands pined his arms to his sides and stuffed him inside the air-tight container.In the cramped confines, the boy's head struck a solid mass of tubing, dazing him, while his assailants sealed the pod.
When Wesley came to his sense, both men were gone. the ensign screamed and pounded on the smooth concave walls, but not even a whimper could be heard outside the class-zero unit. With horror, he realized that they could have killed him easily by programming the pod for a vacuum. But they had let him live ....
The U.S.S. Enterprise™. is stunned when famed scientist Lynn Costa is murdered in one of the ship's science labs. She and her husband Emil were known as science's greatest ongoing collaboration and, together had received the Federation's highest honors for their achievements in scientific research.
Determined to see the culprit brought to justice, Captain Picard assigns Lt. Worf and Counselor Deanna Troi to the case. their routine investigation of the ship's science lab soon reveals a dangerous web of deceit, betrayal, and madness. Now, Worf and Troi find themselves struggling against a ruthless assassin set on revenge -- for whom murder is only the beginning...
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When celebrated scientist Lynn Costa is murdered aboard the "Enterprise," Lt. Worf and Counsellor Deanna Troi are assigned to investigate the crime and uncover dastardly deeds in the ship's laboratories.