Episode Title: "THE GIFT"
Production Number: 870
Original Air Date: 09-10-97
After the Voyager escapes the Borg Collective, most of Seven of Nine's cybernetic implants are removed and she must adapt to life as a human.
Kes's mental powers increase rapidly and she must leave the Voyager before she loses control. Before her atoms break down and she enters a subatomic realm of energy and thought, Kes uses her powers to throw the Voyager 9.5 thousand light-years away, ten years closer to Earth and safely out of Borg space.
Factoid: The Borg assimilated autonomous regeneration sequencer technology in Galactic Cluster Three from Species 259. Galactic Cluster Three is a transmaterial energy plane intersecting 22 billion omnicordial life forms.
Factoid: Annika Hansen was born on Stardate 25479 at the Tendara colony.
Guest Characters: Kes
Alien Races: Ocampan
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