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For the DS9 episode with a similar title, please see "Past Prologue".

Lorca plans to move forward with a coup against the Emperor, propelling Burnham to make a quick decision to save not only herself, but the USS Discovery.

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"What the hell are they doing? Is the containment field up?!"

- Ellen Landry, seconds before the USS Discovery destroys the ISS Charon

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bioweapon; black alert; Buran, ISS; Charon, ISS; clearing; containment field; emergency transport; emperor; flash grenade; forest; Harlak; hypergravity; ion storm; magnetic field; mirror universe; multiverse; mycelial energy; mycelial network; mycelial shockwave; mycelial spore; nanometer; pathway; Priors World; Starbase 46; subatomic analysis; super-mycelial reactor; superstructure; sword; terahertz

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Previous episode:
"Vaulting Ambition"
Star Trek: Discovery
Season 1
Next episode:
"The War Without, The War Within"