Episode Title: "THE SWARM"
Production Number: 849
Original Air Date: 09-25-96
The Emergency Medical Hologram has been singing opera on the holodeck in his spare time. After being in continuous operation for so long, the E.M.H.'s program begins to degrade, so Torres turns to a holographic projection of his creator, Dr. Zimmerman on Jupiter Station, for help.
The Voyager enters a region of space inhabited by 'The Swarm,' which attacks intruders with its vast fleet of small ships.
Factoid: Ensign Freddy Bristow has a crush on B'Elanna Torres.
Factoid: Giuseppina Pentangeli was the greatest soprano lirico of the Twenty-second Century.
Dr. Zimmerman Diagnostic Program: "It wasn't programmed to be a tenor. It was programmed to be a physician."
Dr. Zimmerman Diagnostic Program: "I have pointed out over and over, I am a diagnostic tool, not an engineer."
Guest Characters: [Dr. Lewis Zimmerman]
Alien Races: *Mislenite, *'The Swarm'
KEY: [brackets]=illusions *star=first appearance