The Avatar Returns is the Pilot episode in the series Star Trek: Refuge The Avatar Returns. After being woken up from another sleep, Aang and the Gang try to fit in with the people of Paragon City. While the grown ups try to find a home for themselves, the kids try to get to know the 24th Century versions of themselves.
The episode starts when the Fire Nation is chasing Aang, Sokka, Katara, Toph, Longshot, Smellerbee, The Duke, Pipsquick, Haru, Teo, Zuko, Iroh, Ty Lee, Suki, and Mai on Appa. Then, Aang brings them to the North Pole were he freezes them once again. Many years later, an archeology party journeys to the north pole and finds ancients ruins. Then the team (comprising of three Andorians, two Tellarites and a Gorn) find Aang and the others trapped in a ball of Ice.
The first act starts with a news article going out across North Dakota. In a television store, there was an Andorian and two Rigelians watching the news. The news guy explains that an ice sphere has been found to contain sixteen lifeforms. Fourteen of which appear to be human. In the back of a meuseum. A vorta, Klingon, Bajoran and Kazon come in to take a look. They find the ice sphere and Kilana uses her telekenetic powers to break the ice.