Terra Nova 1.06 "Nightfall" Recap: Meteors and Meat-Eaters

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Terra Nova continues past the half-way point of its first season eight-episode order with tonight’s "Nightfall," and with it darkness falls as a meteor's EMP knocks out all the colony's technology, leaving it vulnerable to attack. As the Sixers look to take advantage, Jim (Jason O'Mara) and Maddy (Naomi Scott) find themselves trapped away from the action while Elisabeth (Shelley Conn) fights to save the life of young Hunter (Sam Parsonson).

Didn’t get a chance to watch?  Well, read on for everything you need to know about Terra Nova’s "Nightfall"!

As the Shannons prepare for their upcoming day, Jim whisks young Zoe away to a special surprise as Maddy sneaks off for a romantic picnic outside the colony with her soldier boy Mark Reynolds (Dean Geyer).  Josh encounters Skye (Allison Miller)  on his way to work, clutching a distressed Hunter, who after a quick trip to the infirmary is revealed to have a giant parasite in his intestines!

Meanwhile, Jim takes Zoe to her surprise, an underground "eye" that acts as a holographic encyclopedia and simulator to show her anything she wishes to see!  Jim shows her the house in Chicago they had her illegally delivered, and even a ride on a roller coaster, but everything, from Maddy’s date to Hunter’s surgery to Jim and Zoe’s roller coaster gets interrupted when a meteor passes over Terra Nova, creating an EMP that disables all electronics and a sonic wave that nearly decimates the colony! Read More...



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