In the technological age, news travels fast! Sometimes, too fast–! News of a daring rescue spreads like wildfire once the crew returns to Alpha Centauri with Tara and Najimi in custody. Now Shola has no choice but to find the truth about Tara before things get really out of hand. Resuming her relationship with Adrian won’t be a piece of cake, either, since Tara is back in Imperial custody and up to her schedule book in debriefings. Meanwhile, Tayge and Lucky head back to Dhalak’s casino to face another unresolved issue, and are deep in trouble once again as everyone tries to find…the Heart of the Matter.