A geological survey ship is sent to the nearby, presumed dead, planet as some seismic activity was detected. The station is depending on it's gravitational pull, and as a massive power surge emerges from the planet core, questions arise on whether or not the planet is stable, and indeed, uninhabited. Meanwhile, troublesome news reaches the station, there is a civil war brewing on Mars. Garibaldi is having problems reaching his loved ones. Ambassador Delenn recieves a surprise visit from an old friend from Minbari. The joy of seeing a dear old friend is sadly dampened by the reason he arrived.