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"Things Past" was the 106th episode of Star Trek: Deep Space Nine, the 8th episode of the show's fifth season, first aired during the week of 18 November 1996. The episode was written by Michael Taylor and directed by LeVar Burton.


Benjamin Sisko, Jadzia Dax, Odo and Garak find themselves on Terok Nor during the Occupation of Bajor—and appear as Bajorans to the people there.



Julian BashirBelarBenten VekBrin TuskBroikJadzia DaxSkrain DukatElim GarakGrammHorisIshan ChayeJillur GuetaJonesKara PolusKira NerysLoboMarat KobarMiles O'BrienOdoOkalaPelinQuarkRomaraThrax Sa'katBenjamin SiskoTimor LandiWorf, son of MoghDeep Space 9 personnel (Deep Space 9 residents)
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BajorDeep Space 9/Terok NorInfirmaryPromenadeQuark's
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Bajoran wormholeMusilla ProvinceRakantha Province

Starships and vehicles[]

Janitza-class (in opening credits) • USS Leeds (Nebula-class explorer, in opening credits) • USS Rio Grande (Danube-class runabout)

Races and cultures[]

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States and organizations[]

Bajoran MilitiaCardassian GuardCardassian UnionStarfleetUnited Federation of Planets
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Bajoran ResistanceFoundersGreat LinkObsidian Order

Other references[]

Cardassian languageCardassian lawcerebral cortexconstabledelta wavedimensionenvironmental controlgulholosuitekanarlanding padlatinumMaraji crystalmorphogenic enzymeOccupation of Bajorplasma grenadeplasma stormshapeshiftersoupspoonheadStarfleet uniformStarfleet uniform (2366-2373)telepathytime traveltransporter room


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published order
Previous episode:
Let He Who Is Without Sin...
DS9 episode produced Next episode:
The Ascent
Previous episode:
Let He Who Is Without Sin...
DS9 episode aired Next episode:
The Ascent
chronological order
Previous Adventure:
Pocket Next Adventure:
Forgotten Light

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