"Light and Shadows" is the 22nd episode of Star Trek: Discovery, the 7th episode of the show's second season, released on CBS All Access on 28 February 2019.


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Burnham goes to Vulcan in search of Spock, where she unearths surprising family secrets. In researching what is left of the Red Angel's signal over Kaminar, Pike and Tyler end up in battle with time itself. Georgiou has a few tricks up her sleeve for Leland and Section 31.

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Log entries[edit | edit source]

  • Personal log, Commander Michael Burnham. 
    My mother taught me the greatest mysteries come in threes. Birth, life, death. The past, the present, and future. That's where the Red Angel is from. We now have confirmation, thanks to Mr. Saru. The Angel is humanoid and wearing an exosuit made of future technology we've never seen. But whose future, and why? The only person who may be able to answer these questions is the one person nobody can find.

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Characters[edit | edit source]

AiriamR.A. BryceMichael BurnhamKeyla DetmerPhilippa GeorgiouAmanda GraysonLelandJoann OwosekunChristopher PikeGen RhysSarekSaruSpockPaul StametsSylvia TillyAsh Tyler

Starships and vehicles[edit | edit source]

USS Discovery (Crossfield-class)

Locations[edit | edit source]

KaminarVulcan

Races and cultures[edit | edit source]

HumanKelpienVulcan

States and organizations[edit | edit source]

United Federation of PlanetsStarfleet

Ranks and titles[edit | edit source]

captaincommander

Chronology[edit | edit source]

2250s decade (2250s chronology, Discovery voyages
Christopher Pike continues his investigation aboard USS Discovery, his new command.

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Connections[edit | edit source]

Star Trek: Discovery episodes
season 1 chapter 1 "The Vulcan Hello" • "Battle at the Binary Stars" • "Context Is for Kings" • "The Butcher's Knife Cares Not for the Lamb's Cry" • "Choose Your Pain" • "Lethe" • "Magic to Make the Sanest Man Go Mad" • "Si Vis Pacem, Para Bellum" • "Into the Forest I Go"
chapter 2 "Despite Yourself" • "The Wolf Inside" • "Vaulting Ambition" • "What's Past Is Prologue" • "The War Without, The War Within" • "Will You Take My Hand?"
season 2 "Brother" • "New Eden" • "Point of Light" • "An Obol for Charon" • "Saints of Imperfection" • "The Sound of Thunder" • "Light and Shadows" • "If Memory Serves" • "Project Daedalus" • "The Red Angel" • "Perpetual Infinity" • "Through the Valley of Shadows" • "Such Sweet Sorrow"
season 3 "That Hope Is You, Part 1" • "Far From Home" • "People of Earth" • "Forget Me Not" • "Die Trying" • "Scavengers" • "Unification III" • "The Sanctuary" • "Terra Firma" • "Su'Kal" • "There Is A Tide..." • "That Hope Is You, Part 2"

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