American sci-fi drama set in the picturesque fictional town of Eureka. It is inhabited by geniuses and their families and they mostly work for Global Dynamics, a research facility responsible for developing major technological breakthroughs. US Marshal Jack Carter (Colin Ferguson) stumbles upon Eureka when he crashes his car while transporting his fugitive daughter, Zoe (Jordan Hinson), back to her mother's home in Los Angeles. When a faulty experiment cripples the town's sheriff, Carter is chosen to fill the vacancy. He spends his days investigating accidental or intentional misuses of technology. "A Town Called Eureka" premiered on Sky1 in 2006 and ran for five seasons.