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The third season of the reimagined science fiction television series Battlestar Galactica premiered on the Sci-Fi Channel  in the United States on October 6, 2006, and concluded on March 25, 2007. Unlike the previous season, it was not split into two parts and did not have an extended hiatus during the middle of the season. The third season contained 20 episodes.



Season 3 – Episode 1: “Occupation”

Four months into the Cylon occupation of New Caprica, the resistance continues to attack both Cylons and collaborators. Meanwhile, Adama and Apollo argue over the plan to rescue the colonists.

Original Airdate: October 6, 2006
Survivor count: ?bsg season 3 cover

Season 3 – Episode 2: “Precipice”

The morality of suicide bombings is debated among the resistance leaders as the Cylons enact harsh measures on the civilian population in an effort to quell the growing insurgency.

Original Airdate: October 6, 2006
Survivor count: ?

Season 3 – Episode 3: “Exodus (Part 1)”

Both the resistance fighters on New Caprica and those within the fleet make final preparations for the evacuation of the planet, while Number Three has strange dreams which lead her to a human oracle.

Original Airdate: October 13, 2006
Survivor count: ?

Season 3 – Episode 4: “Exodus (Part 2)”

With the return of the Galactica, the insurgents on New Caprica begin an all-out uprising in an attempt to evacuate the stranded colonists.

Original Airdate: October 20, 2006
Survivor count: ?

Season 3 – Episode 5: “Collaborators”

The Circle, a secret tribunal onboard Galactica, decides the fate of Colonials who collaborated with the Cylons during the occupation of New Caprica.

Original Airdate: October 27, 2006
Survivor count: 41,435

Season 3 – Episode 6: “Torn”

As Starbuck and Tigh seed discontent among Galactica’s crew, Baltar attempts to help the Cylons deal with a virus spreading among their race.

Original Airdate: November 3, 2006
Survivor count: 41,422

Season 3 – Episode 7: “A measure of Salvation”

With the discovery of a dying Cylon Basestar, Adama and Roslin debate the morality of deploying a biological weapon against the Cylons with the intention of eradicating them.

Original Airdate: November 10, 2006
Survivor count: 41,420

Season 3 – Episode 8: “Hero”9781845764784

Adama confronts one of the darkest moments of his career when “Bulldog” Novacek, a pilot who was thought to have died years ago during a secret mission, escapes the Cylons and arrives on Galactica.

Original Airdate: November 17, 2006
Survivor count: 41,421

Season 3 – Episode 9: “Unfinished Business”

In order to ease tensions among the crew, Galactica holds boxing matches between various crew members, while flashbacks detail Apollo and Starbuck’s falling out on New Caprica.

Original Airdate: December 1, 2006
Survivor count: 41,422

Season 3 – Episode 10: “The Passage”

When the fleet’s food supply is contaminated, Galactica’s pilots must lead the ships through a hazardous star cluster. Meanwhile, Kat must suddenly confront a dark secret from her past.

Original Airdate: December 8, 2006
Survivor count: 41,420

Season 3 – Episode 11: “The Eye of Jupiter”

While collecting algae on a barren planet to use as food, Tyrol discovers the Temple of Five, built by the thirteenth tribe. However, a tense standoff ensues when the Cylons arrive looking for the temple.

Original Airdate: December 15, 2006
Survivor count: 41,402

Season 3 – Episode 12: “Rapture”

The human-Cylon standoff over the mysterious Eye of Jupiter has reached a breaking point. On the algae planet, D’Anna, Baltar, Brother Cavil, and a team of Centurions prepare to assault the Temple of Five, where the Eye supposedly lies hidden.

Original Airdate: January 21, 2007
Survivor count: 41,401

Season 3 – Episode 13: “Taking a Break from All Your Worries”

Baltar is interrogated aboard Galactica, while a makeshift bar called “Joe’s” in the hangar deck becomes popular and the relationship problems of Apollo, Dualla, Starbuck and Anders unfold.

Original Airdate: January 28, 2007
Survivor count: 41,403

Season 3 – Episode 14: “The Woman King”

Helo investigates a doctor tending to civilian refugees that may be harming Sagittaron patients.

Original Airdate: February 11, 2007
Survivor count: 41,401

Season 3 – Episode 15: “A Day in the Life”

Cally and Tyrol are trapped in an area with a dangerous hull breach; Adama struggles with troubling memories of his wife on their anniversary.

Original Airdate: February 18, 2007
Survivor count: 41,398

Season 3 – Episode 16: “Dirty Hands” gaius baltar

After an accident nearly kills President Roslin, Tyrol defies Adama to demand safer working conditions throughout the fleet – and makes himself the rallying point for a strike.

Original Airdate: February 25, 2007
Survivor count: 41,400

Season 3 – Episode 17: “Maelstrom”

Starbuck’s past comes back to haunt her when Adama has doubts about her fitness for duty.

Original Airdate: March 4, 2007
Survivor count: 41,400

Season 3 – Episode 18: “The Son Also Rises”

When Baltar’s representatives face assassination attempts, Adama asks Apollo to protect Baltar’s lawyer.

Original Airdate: March 11, 2007
Survivor count: 41,399

Season 3 – Episode 19: “Crossroads (Part 1)”

Tensions mount as Baltar’s trial begins. Caprica Six stirs memories of Colonel Tigh’s wife.

Original Airdate: March 18, 2007
Survivor count: ?

Season 3 – Episode 20: “Crossroads (Part 2)”

Gaius Baltar’s trial concludes. The fleet jumps into the Ionian nebula, and four of the final five Cylons discover their own true identities.

Original Airdate: March 25, 2007
Survivor count: ?

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