Having solved the problem of breathable air, the crew now has to deal with the dwindling power reserves on Destiny as the ship begins shutting down.
- Hair-Trigger Temper Rush spends much of the episode extremely stressed and angry, and shoves Sgt. Riley into a wall when Riley bothers him a second time.
- Heroic BSoD until he collapses from a combination of caffeine withdrawal, nicotine withdrawal, lack of sleep, and overwork. After sleeping 10 hours, he gets back up and starts right back on working on the problem.