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The Tesla Recoil 

Howard and Leonard become upset after they discover that Sheldon has been working with the military without telling them; Bernadette asks Raj to investigate her suspicions that Ruchi is attempting to take her job away from her.

Director:

Anthony Rich

Writers:

Chuck Lorre (created by), Bill Prady (created by) | 7 more credits »
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Cast

Episode complete credited cast:
Johnny Galecki ... Leonard Hofstadter
Jim Parsons ... Sheldon Cooper
Kaley Cuoco ... Penny Hofstadter
Simon Helberg ... Howard Wolowitz
Kunal Nayyar ... Raj Koothrappali
Mayim Bialik ... Amy Farrah Fowler
Melissa Rauch ... Bernadette Rostenkowski
John Ross Bowie ... Barry Kripke
Swati Kapila ... Ruchi
Dean Norris ... Colonel Richard Williams
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Storyline

When Leonard and Howard find out that Sheldon worked with the military behind their backs, they are furious and ask Kripke to help them, much to Sheldon's annoyance. Meanwhile, Bernadette asks Raj to see if Ruchi is trying to steal her job.

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Genres:

Comedy | Romance

Certificate:

TV-PG | See all certifications »
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

16 November 2017 (USA) See more »

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Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

16:9 HD
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Trivia

This episode was taped on October 24, 2017. See more »

Goofs

Sheldon says that sonar is based on bats, but sonar is for marine use: bats use echolocation, which is a similar yet separate biological mechanism. See more »

Quotes

Raj Koothrappali: [about his ex lover] I can't believe she dumped me.
Penny Hofstadter: This is tough for me, 'cause I can.
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Connections

References The Kiss (1896) See more »

Soundtracks

History of Everything
(uncredited)
Written by Barenaked Ladies
Performed by Barenaked Ladies
[Series theme song played during the opening titles]
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