's mission to determine Star Trek's best-ever episode continues, and the votes are in on our third preliminary round, with fans choosing from: "Blink of an Eye," "Carbon Creek," "Chain of Command," "Darmok," "Equinox," "Far Beyond the Stars," "The Inner Light," "Living Witness," "Scorpion" and "Tapestry." Nearly 10,000 fans voted and here are the results...

"The Inner Light" (27%)

"Darmok" (15%)

"Far Beyond the Stars" (14%)

"Chain of Command" (12%)

"Scorpion" (9%)

"Tapestry" (7%)

"Blink of an Eye" (6%)

"Carbon Creek" (5%)

"Equinox" (4%)

"Living Witness" (1%)

As previously reported, we started with 40 episodes from across the franchise, with the episodes having been "seeded" based on previous "Best Of" polls we've conducted over the past few years. We're holding four (4) preliminary rounds of 10 episodes each. Based upon votes from you, our readers, the top two episodes in each round will move on to the finals, with the two remaining episodes that elicit the most votes serving as wild card entries in the finals. Let's find out what the options are for Round 4!


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