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"Children of Time" was the 120th episode of Star Trek: Deep Space Nine, the 22nd episode of the show's fifth season, first aired during the week of 5 May 1997. The episode was written by René Echevarria, Gary Holland & Ethan H. Calk and directed by Allan Kroeker.

SummaryEdit

The crew of the Defiant encounter a planet populated by their descendants.

ReferencesEdit

CharactersEdit

Julian BashirBrotaJadzia DaxYedrin DaxGabrielJonesKira NerysLisaMollyMiles O'BrienMiranda O'BrienOdoParellQuarkBenjamin SiskoWorf, son of Moghunnamed USS Defiant personnel (USS Defiant personnel) • unnamed Gaia residents (Gaia residents)
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Bareil AntosDax (symbiont)Angie KirbyMoghKeiko O'BrienMolly O'BrienShakaar EdonJake SiskoRita TannenbaumTorvin

LocationsEdit

Gaia systemGaia IVGamma Quadrant
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Alpha QuadrantBajorBajoran wormholeDeep Space 9 (also in opening credits) • Golian SpaKenda ShrinePelios Station

Starships and vehiclesEdit

USS Defiant (Defiant-class escort) • Janitza-class (in opening credits) • USS Leeds (Nebula-class explorer, in opening credits) • Danube-class runabout, in opening credits

Races and culturesEdit

BajoranChangelingFerengiHumanKlingonTrill
Referenced only 
Prophets

States and organizationsEdit

Bajoran MilitiaStarfleetUnited Federation of Planets

Other referencesEdit

22nd centuryalternate timelineautopilotbaseballclass 4 probedestinyd'k tahgdollhouseenergy barriergelm breadgrave markerinertial dampenerkerripatemek'lethneural pathwayphaserportable generatorq'aplaregenerationraktajinoreplicatorsensor logshield generatorshield harmonicStarfleet uniformStarfleet uniform (2373-2386)Sto-vo-kortessipatetorgatricorderwindmillyar-bearyelg melon

AppendicesEdit

Related mediaEdit

  • The prologue of the Star Trek: Destiny novel Gods of Night begins soon after "Children of Time" and includes Jadzia recalling the events of the episode.
  • ST reference: Encyclopedia
    • Information about this episode is presented consistently in the third and fourth volumes.

Video releasesEdit

BackgroundEdit

Notable cast and crewEdit

CaptainSisko

Captain Benjamin Sisko.

ImagesEdit

ConnectionsEdit

TimelineEdit

published order
Previous episode:
Soldiers of the Empire
DS9 episode produced Next episode:
Blaze of Glory
Previous episode:
Soldiers of the Empire
DS9 episode aired Next episode:
Blaze of Glory
chronological order
Previous Adventure:
Distant Origin
Pocket Next Adventure:
I, Voyager


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