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Episode 101: “Second Contact” (Available to stream 8/6/20)

Series premiere. Ensign Tendi has her first day of work on Starfleet’s U.S.S. Cerritos, where she meets fellow support crew members, Ensigns Mariner, Boimler and Rutherford. Meanwhile, Boimler is tasked with a secret special assignment and Rutherford attempts to keep his dating life intact while a sci-fi disaster strikes the ship.

Written by: Mike McMahan

Directed by: Barry J. Kelly

Episode 102: “Envoys” (Available to stream 8/13/20)

After a high profile mission goes awry, Boimler is further plagued with self-doubt when Mariner proves herself to be a more naturally talented sci-fi badass than he. Rutherford quits his job in engineering and explores other departments on the U.S.S. Cerritos.

Written by: Chris Kula

Directed by: Kim Arndt

Episode 103: “Temporal Edict” (Available to stream 8/20/20)

A new work protocol eliminating “buffer time” has the Lower Decks crew running ragged as they try to keep up with their tightened schedules. Ensign Mariner and Commander Ransom’s mutual lack of respect comes to a head during an away mission.

Written by: Dave Ihlenfeld & David Wright

Directed by: Bob Suarez

Episode 104: “Moist Vessel” (Available to stream 8/27/20)

Captain Freeman seeks the ultimate payback after Mariner blatantly disrespects her in front of the crew. A well-meaning Tendi accidentally messes up a Lieutenant’s attempt at spiritual ascension and tries to make it right.

Written by: Ann Kim

Directed by: Barry J. Kelly

Episode 105: “Cupid’s Errant Arrow” (Available to stream 9/3/20)

Mariner is suspicious of Boimler’s new girlfriend. Tendi and Rutherford grow jealous of a bigger starship's gear.

Written by: Ben Joseph

Directed by: Kim Arndt