Strange World: Season 1

Episodes

# Air Date Title
1 Mar 08
1999

Pilot

Turner is summoned to investigate the disappearance of a small child. The parents are grief-stricken when they have to identify the body of a small boy which appears to be the…

2 Mar 09
1999

Lullaby

Turner discovers that the Japanese Woman’s superiors are using a pregnant girl (Monet Mazur), in Sydney’s care, as a pawn in a bizarre case of surrogacy.

3 Mar 16
1999

Azrael's Breed

Turner assists the Baltimore PD in tracking down a couple (Robert Knepper, Missy Crider) who get their thrills from brain tissue stolen from corpses.

4 Mar 01
2002

Spirit Falls

Turner uncovers a secret hidden behind the mass suicide of a reclusive community — and tests the loyalty of the Japanese Woman at the same time.

5 Mar 08
2002

The Devil Still Holds My Hand

Turner’s investigation of a possible viral outbreak leads him to a reunion with a former mentor whose antagonism of the Army matches Turner’s own.

6 Mar 15
2002

Skin

When Sydney is blamed for the death of a patient, she takes it upon herself to discover the real cause of his death and winds up stumbling onto a secret experiment instead.

7 Mar 22
2002

Man Plus

Reese (Turner’s boss) assigns Turner his first case when a prominent pianist’s death is linked to a mysterious implant in his brain.

8 Mar 29
2002

Rage

A series of unmotivated road rage incidents convinces Turner that some external force is causing the seemingly irrational violence.

9 Apr 12
2002

Aerobe

When a Gulf War vet asks Turner’s help in clearing his name, Turner flexes USAMRIID’s muscle to stop an insidious cover-up at a nuclear pl…

10 Apr 19
2002

Eliza

A series of apparent I-War attacks hit Washington, D.C., prompting Turner to join a Department of Defense team in tracking down the source of the attacks.

11 Apr 26
2002

Down Came the Rain

An ancient Native American ritual, a rare blood disease and an undiscovered species all come into play when Turner investigates a series of deaths in a Seattle high rise.

12 May 03
2002

Food

Turner’s vacation turns into work when a man’s death is linked to his genetically engineered crop.

13 May 10
2002

Age of Reason

The mysterious Japanese Woman calls on Paul one more time to investigate the abduction, six years ago, of a ““wunderkind”“ named Adam Wasserman.

About Strange World

After earning his medical and post-doctoral degrees from Johns Hopkins University, Dr. Paul Turner climbed quickly through the Army ranks, rising to the position of Captain with USAMRIID, the US Army’s Medical Research Institute of Infectious Diseases. It was during his tenure with USAMRIID that Turner served in the Persian Gulf war, where a sneak attack from an Iraqi soldier left Turner exposed to an unknown biological agent. Turner spent the next six years of his life struggling against Gulf War Syndrome and against the Army’s reluctance to accept responsibility for the countless veterans suffering from it. Despite the best efforts of Sydney MacMillan, his doctor at the VA, Turner lingered dangerously close to death… until a mysterious Japanese Woman visited Turner in the hospital and provided him with a serum that sent his illness (aplastic anemia)into instantaneous remission. She saved him then and she continues to provide him with the needed serum to keep the disease in r

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