Cooler heads prevailed during the standoff at the atmospheric sustainer and the acolytes are allowed to inspect the wreckage, determining that the false mechanicus team that set the bomb was signed for by a high ranking official. They learned that the psykers transfer to the black ships may not have been altogether legitimate. The team also gains access to the Volk estate blueprints, planning both to confront Governor Volk and investigate his dealings further.
Agnes, Lucindia, and Meggido brought the light of the emperor to some giant worms. Lucindia spoiled some meat with her brain.