The X-Files

Season 2 Episode 6

Ascension (2)

Aired Wednesday 8:00 PM Oct 21, 1994 on FOX



  • Allusions

    • Krycek: You know, Chernobyl, Exxon Valdez, Three Mile Island...they were all linked to sleep deprivation.

      Chernobyl is the site of a nuclear power plant that exploded in 1986.
      Exxon Valdez is the name of an oil tanker which caused a massive oil spill in 1989 after hitting Prince William Sound's Bligh Reef before the coast of Alaska. Three Mile Island is the location of a nuclear power plant which suffered a partial core meltdown in 1979.