The failed time machine Professor Farnsworth wasted years constructing is based on the "classic" model time machine made famous in "The Time Machine" (1960), starring Rod Taylor and based on the novel of the same name by H. G. Wells. See more »
Cubert claims scents cannot pass through the vacuum of space. There is actually no reason why scents, which are volatilized chemical compounds, cannot pass through a vacuum. It is only sound and conducted radiation (heat) that cannot pass through a vacuum. See more »
Okay, we'll tell them the professor escaped and we're bringing him back. Fry, you'll have to dress up like a 160-year-old.
I'm on it.
[lifts up his pants and acts old and frail]
Cubert J. Farnsworth:
My God, the illusion is so perfect. I almost forgot I was looking at an idiot!
Now they may ask for a DNA sample.
[hikes up his pants higher]
I'd like to see them find it.
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