This is another one of my favorite episodes. It shows the circumstances under which many of the Heroes discovered their abilities, which is always cool.
Six months before Homecoming, Chandra Suresh arrives in New York to search for individuals with special abilities and meets a watch-maker who is desperate to be special. Niki's abusive father visits, causing Jessica to emerge. Claire joins the cheerleading squad and discovers her powers. Peter agrees to help Nathan prosecute Linderman, which means trouble for their family. Mr. Bennet and the Haitian meet Eden for the first time. Hiro travels back in time and attempts to stop Sylar from killing the waitress.