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It first aired on 5 Decemberduring the second season. Scientist Eric Plummer comes under the sinister influence of a creature from outer space, capable of materializing in human form, but lacking human emotions.
As a prelude for the invasion of Earth by his kind, an extraterrestrial being, Ikar, studies the human race. The one thing he cannot Nunriders Of Black Doom - Keeper Of The Purple Twilight is emotion. Meanwhile, obsessed scientist Plummer is nearing a nervous breakdown, trying to complete a magnetic disintegrator that will convert matter into pure energy.
As Plummer's Nunriders Of Black Doom - Keeper Of The Purple Twilight would aid Ikar's invasion force if completed, Ikar makes a deal with Plummer who is unaware of Ikar's purpose. He will help Plummer complete the invention by offering his technical knowledge, in exchange for the scientist's ability to feel emotions for a " test drive ".
It is revealed that Ikar comes from a hive world with strictly defined roles, divorced from emotion and personal identity. Big brains like himself do the thinking, while soldiers do the fighting, and females produce the offspring.
Due to the interference of Plummer's girlfriend, Janet Lane, Ikar is unable to control or Ballerina (Instrumental) - Namie Amuro - Tsuki his adopted emotions. This causes the experiment to backfire. The alien has great difficulty in understanding such things as love and beauty - Perdido - Raymond Fol - House Of Jazz Vol.
2: Echoes Of Harlem* utterly foreign in his world. Ikar's behavior comes to the attention of his superiors, who dispatch soldier-forms of his species to discipline him. Meanwhile, Plummer uses Ikar's data to harness a fantastic energy source and fashions a weapon capable of destroying all life.
Ikar, who has begun to experience emotions such as anger and desire for Janet, returns the scientist's emotions to him. Ikar is now being pursued by his own species, as a threat to the planned invasion. It is Shelter From The Storm - Various - Songs For Japan the aliens' homeworld is overpopulated, and they have chosen Earth to be their new home.
In the end, having experienced emotions and now feeling sympathy for Plummer, Ikar kills two of the soldiers but is himself disintegrated before Plummer destroys the last soldier. In disgust, Plummer destroys his weapon, erasing all traces of his work and evidence of the aliens.
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