The Alphas investigate a man who travels at a high rate of speed. It turns out that Eli is an experiment by Stanton Parrish to see if Alphas can be created.
Nina continues to push the envelope and pushes Cameron and Rosen. She decides to quit.
Dr. Rosen is successful in getting the government out of their offices, and assigns the Alphas a new task: Stanton Parrish. The team is their only circle of trust, and their top priority is to learn more about Parrish.