Paris, Tuvok, and The Doctor are stranded on a hostile planet within a gravity well that has a significant time differential.
In an effort to steer a toxic Malon ship away from harm before it explodes, Voyager’s away team is under siege by a mutant creature.
5-03: Extreme Risk
The crew is concerned about a disenchanted B’Elanna while they engage in a space race against the Malon to retrieve a valuable probe.
Traveling through a 2-year void, Janeway faces a tough decision when their shortcut home would jeopardize the lives of an entire species, who are dying of theta radiation from the Malon.