In 2043, Dr. Jones is in desperate need of a new Core if she is ever to find Cole. The only Core available is at Spearhead but Col. Foster has refused to give her theirs. Faced with few options, she tries one last time convince him to give it to her before she takes it by force. Ramse meanwhile tries to convince his girlfriend Elena to leave Spearhead with their young son. Cole is still in Chechnya but finds himself in 2017 with the virus in the process of destroying most of humankind. He sees Cassie in a TV broadcast and is soon reunited with her in Baltimore. In a scene in 2041, Ramse and Cole come across a group of men and are taken to Dr. Jones.