*Captain's Log, Stardate 46235.7. Ensign Ro, Keiko O'Brien, Guinan and I are returning to the Enterprise after a fascinating visit to the planet Marlonia.
*First Officer's Log, supplemental. We have reached the Ligos system. We have begun to search for the missing science team. Dr. Crusher reports no progress on a cure for the shuttle crew.
*Captain's Log, Stardate 46236.3. We've taken Lurin and his men into custody. The Ferengi Alliance has denied any knowledge of these renegades. With the mining operation closed and our crew on board, we can now turn our attention to other problems.
The Director, Adam Nimoy, is the son of actor Leonard Nimoy.
David Birkin, who plays the "young" Jean-Luc, played his nephew, Rene, in the return-to-home episode, Family (04x02)
, where Picard deals with his experience at the hands of the Borg.