10/06/99 This engaging sci-fi drama focuses on three teen survivors of the famed 1947 UFO crash who have quietly lived in Roswell, N.M., for 16 years. In the intriguing opener, the aliens' secret is jeopardized when Max uses his powers to save the life of Liz, a girl he has secretly admired for years. His actions lead Liz to discover the truth about Max, his sister Isabelle and their friend, Michael.
The Morning After
10/13/99 A mysterious teacher probes Michael's life and Sheriff Valenti is pestered by the FBI. Meanwhile, Michael contemplates breaking into Valenti's office.
10/20/99 The tension mounts between Isabelle and Maria .
After Maria and Isabelle are involved in a minor traffic accident with Sheriff Valenti, Maria's nerves are on edge in the lawman's presence. Her increasing anxiety leads Isabelle to question whether she can keep the alien's secret under wraps, so Isabelle invades one of Maria's dreams to discover whether or not the alien trio can trust her resolve. Meanwhile, Max's search for information about his ancestors heats up when he meets a curious curator with an intense interest on finding aliens.
10/27/99 Liz's grandmother is rushed to the hospital after suffering a stroke, prompting Liz to reach out to Max for comfort. When Max arrives, Kyle tells him to stay away from his girlfriend.
11/03/99 Liz's journal, which contains information about the alien trio, disappears-leading to a desperate search for the thief. Meanwhile, Topolsky's true profession is revealed.
11/10/99 Michael hijacks Maria's car-and Maria-and heads to Texas in search of the dome that he's had visions of since stealing the mysterious key from Valenti's office.
11/17/99 With Topolsky closing in on the hidden room at Atherton's dome in Texas, the gang narrowly escapes with files and a pendant that Isabel spots on a small statue.
11/24/99 Max is injured in a car accident and taken to a hospital, where a sample of his blood is drawn, forcing Michael and Liz to find a way to replace the sample with a vial of Alex's blood.
12/01/99 Unseasonably hot weather sparks romance as Michael's relationship with Maria heats up, and Kyle finds a new girlfriend---just as Liz's infatuation for Max intensifies. Elsewhere, Sheriff Valenti courts Maria's mother, who he once arrested for interfering with a structural demolition, and Isabel enters into one of Alex's dreams, only to find her likeness already there.
Max and Liz share their first kiss. Alex Learns the Truth about Max , Michael and Isabel.
12/15/99 Michael discovers a picture of the cave drawings in Max's notebook and sets out to find Riverdog, only to return home sick after participating in a Native American ritual. Meanwhile, Max and Liz go on their first date, and Alex slips up in front of Milton.
The Toy House
1/19/00 Max's mother gets a glimpse of him using his powers to put out a grease fire that threatens her life, and she begins to question his secretive nature. Meanwhile, Liz tends to Kyle after he's injured during a basketball game, which makes Max jealous; and Isabel pressures Max to reveal their secret to their mother.
Into the Woods
1/26/00 A bright flash of light in the sky is witnessed by several people in the woods near Riverdog's reservation, leading Max and Isabel to investigate the incident during a school camping trip. Liz is forced to endure the outing with her father and pays Maria to accompany them.
The (UFO) Convention
2/02/00 A convention at the UFO Center attracts an alien hunter who claims to know what really happened the night of the 1972 murder that ended the career of Sheriff Valenti's father. Meanwhile, Max takes on extra duties at the center to help keep his mind off of Liz; and Maria's mother organizes a wrestling match that features Micahel as the mystery performer, to save Amy's business.
2/09/00 Liz wins a radio contest and her prize is a blind date with a guy the station selects using her criteria. The catch---the couple's activities are reported live by an annoying DJ who accompanies them. Meanwhile, Maria joins Alex's band and immediately takes over, making major changes just before an important tryout. Max and Kyle get drunk and Max tells Liz how he really feels.
2/16/00 Michael shows up at school with a black eye after a violent encounter with his foster father. Isabel urges him to report the incident, but Michael is reluctant to draw attention to himself. After it all blows up he goes to Maria for comfort. Meanwhile, Maria and Liz experience an embarrassing run-in with Sheriff Valenti when they catch him making out with Maria's mother.
3/01/00 Liz and Max give in to their feelings for each other, and their kisses connect them telepathically. Liz sees images that may be Max's memories of his trip to Earth, while Max experiences visions of Liz's past. Meanwhile, Michael and Maria experiment with their own make-out sessions, and Isabel despairs in her solitude.
4/10/00 FBI agent Topolsky returns to warn Liz that a covert alien hunter inside the Bureau is pursuing Max and his friends---and that he will stop at nothing to get what he wants. In another plotline, Isabel befriends a new female student who immediately arouses Max and Michael's suspicions.
Tess, Lies, and Videotape
4/17/00 Max develops an uncontrollable attraction to Tess that includes intense sexual daydreams, and Sheriff Valenti learns that Topolsky was killed in a suspicious fire. Meanwhile, someone has secretly placed a video camera inside Michael's apartment.
4/24/00 Here we learn Tess is one of the Pod Squad. Harding finds the video camera hidden in his house and gives it to Valenti. The lawman then tells Max that his safety depends upon his willingness to share information. Meanwhile, Tess reveals a personal secret to Isabel.
Max to the Max
5/01/00 Tess's book suggests that she and Max are predetermined mates, as are Michael and Isabel, who thinks she might be pregnant---with Michael's baby. Meanwhile, Nasedo disguises himself as Max and kidnaps Liz as part of a plan to trap FBI agent Pierce. In the end Max is Captured by the FBI.
5/08/00 Max finds himself in a white room with no windows or doors, facing questions by Agent Pierce. Isabel telepathically contacts Max, who leaves her clues to his location. Michael, Isabel and Tess then set out on a rescue mission. Sheriff Valenti helps to rescue Max as he and Michael are leaving with Max he shoots Agent Pierce.
5/15/00 Max tells Liz everything he knows about Tess, including the fact that she may be his intended mate; Tess learns Nasedo might not have made it out of the military base. Elsewhere, Michael uses his powers in front of Sheriff Valenti. Michael kills Agent Pierce, while Max has to heal Kyle from a gunshot wound. Nasedo is healed and poses as Agent Pierce to protect the 4. The Pod Squad set off the orbs and recive a message from their mother . Liz has to leave Max because he is destined to be with Tess.