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The Big Bang Theory: The Discovery Dissipation

Sheldon's disgust at his accidental discovery and subsequent fame reach a level that compels Leonard and Amy to try to mollify him. Raj needs a temporary place to stay for a week so Howard invites him to stay with he and Bernadette.

Episode Info

Episode number: 7x10
Production Number: 4X5310
Airdate: Thursday December 05th, 2013

Alternate Airdates:

CA (CTV) Dec 05, 2013
IE (RTÉ TWO) Dec 17, 2013
AU (Nine Network) Feb 18, 2014
DE (Pro7) Mar 10, 2014
UK (E4) Apr 03, 2014
NZ (2) Apr 16, 2014
NL (Veronica) May 14, 2014
DK (Kanal 5) May 15, 2014


Special Guest Stars
Wil WheatonWil Wheaton
As Himself

Guest Stars
Ira FlatowIra Flatow
As Himself
John Ross BowieJohn Ross Bowie
As Barry Kripke
Main Cast
Johnny GaleckiJohnny Galecki
As Leonard Leakey Hofstadter
Jim ParsonsJim Parsons
As Sheldon Lee Cooper
Kaley CuocoKaley Cuoco
As Penny
Simon HelbergSimon Helberg
As Howard Joel Wolowitz
Kunal NayyarKunal Nayyar
As Rajesh Ramayan Koothrappali
Mayim BialikMayim Bialik
As Amy Farrah Fowler
Melissa RauchMelissa Rauch
As Bernadette Marianne Rostenkowski
Episode Quotes
Sheldon: You know, I don't need to sit here and take this, Flatow. It is because of bullies like you, every day more and more Americans are making the switch to television.

Howard: I know what the problem is. It's him!
Rajesh: Oh, what did I do?
Howard: You made us feel like we're not trying hard enough.
Bernadette: Yeah, we were totally fine half-assing our marriage till you showed up.

Other Episode Crew

CreatorChuck Lorre  |  Bill Prady
Executive ProducerChuck Lorre  |  Bill Prady  |  Steven Molaro
Co-Executive ProducerDavid Goetsch  |  Eric Kaplan  |  Jim Reynolds  |  Faye Oshima Belyeu  |  Steve Holland  |  Maria Ferrari
Supervising ProducerPeter Chakos
ProducerKristy Cecil
Co-ProducerMary T. Quigley
Associate ProducerRyan Berdan  |  Robinson Green
Production DesignerJohn Shaffner
EditorPeter Chakos
CastingNikki Valko  |  Ken Miller (2)
Unit Production ManagerJay O'Connell
First Assistant DirectorAnthony Rich
Second Assistant DirectorNicole Lorre
Costume DesignerMary T. Quigley
HairstylistSylvia Surdu  |  Faye Woods
Key GripDavid Pearce
Set DecoratorAnn Shea (2)
Property MasterScott L. London
Production Sound MixerBruce Peters
Script SupervisorJulie Fleischer
Re-Recording MixerCharlie McDaniel, III  |  Bob La Masney
GafferJohn Greene
Director of PhotographySteven V. Silver
Story EditorTara Hernandez
Coordinating ProducerSuzanne McCormack
Associate DirectorGay Linvill
Executive Story EditorAnthony Del Broccolo
Costume SupervisorSara Markowitz
Transportation CaptainBrian Steagall
Casting AssociateTara Treacy
Makeup ArtistPeggy Nichols  |  Vikki McCarter
Theme Song Written And Performed ByBarenaked Ladies
Science ConsultantDavid Saltzberg Ph.D.
Post Production ServicesTechnicolor
Sound Services ByWarner Bros. Post Production Services
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