Rex takes the Torchwood team back to the US, intending for them help the CIA. But when Esther reveals to her Section Chief that she’s part of Rex’s rendition, she finds the CIA turning against her and has to go on the run.
Oswald, the ex-con, tries to enjoy his newfound freedom, and meets the mysterious Jilly Kitzinger. Meanwhile, Rex’s surgeon, Dr Vera Juarez, joins the Washington D.C. medical panels to investigate the Miracle, and the scientists discover that mankind is immortal but still aging.
Soon after discovering he is now mortal, Captain Jack is poisoned on the plane to the US. It’s a life and death struggle to save him—but who can be trusted?