The USS Discovery crew is intrigued by new addition, Lt. Ash Tyler. Sarek seeks Burnham's help, rekindling memories from her past. Admiral Cornwell questions Lorca's tactics.
Did You Know?
The biological explosive that the Vulcan extremist uses to try to assassinate Sarek was first used in Star Trek: Enterprise season 3, episode 12 "Chosen Realm" by the religious extremists to take over the Enterprise. See more
In the beginning you see Sarek preparing to leave Vulcan. In the background you can see two large moons in the sky despite the fact that Spock has said that Vulcan has no moons in the original series. See more
May I inquire as to the nature of our diplomatic mission?
Allow me to be diplomatic and ask that you do not. In times of crisis, ignorance can be beneficial.