A mysterious force seems to be taking control of crewmembers in an episode of Star Trek: Voyager that aired on this day in television history.
“Cathexis” is the 13th episode of the 1st season of Star Trek: Voyager. Written by Brannon Braga, with story by Braga and Joe Menosky, it first aired on May 1st, 1995.
In the episode, a shuttlecraft with Commander Chakotay and Lieutenant Tuvok onboard is attacked, leaving Chakotay seemingly brain-dead. At the same time, a mysterious force seems to have taken control of some of the crewmembers.