Sheldon is intrigued with the of beta testing an MIT designed machine that purports to help read people’s emotions. Leonard tries to hide his anger when Penny announces that her brother is coming to town and staying with them and Raj invites his ex-girlfriends to give him dating advice.moreless
The gang talks about what they did over the holidays. Sheldon and Amy go to visit Sheldon's mom, who is thrilled that they are living together, which confuses Sheldon. Leonard and Penny go through a hard time getting their Christmas tree and Howard and Bernadette have a hard time getting their baby to stop crying.moreless
The time comes for Howard and Bernadette to have their baby and the gang all wait together at the hospital. Meanwhile, it is Amy's birthday and she and Sheldon plan on having their annual night of romance.moreless
Sheldon and Leonard fight when it comes to dividing up their joint possessions while Raj and Stewart trip over themselves in helping Bernadette during the final weeks of her pregnancy.
A geologist coworker's MacArthur Genius fellowship award leaves Sheldon stone cold jealous. Meanwhile, Howard stumbles upon a remote-control Stephen Hawking action figure that he invented. Hawking appears as himself.
A successful gene experimentation leaves Sheldon excited to procreate with Amy, and he pulls out all stops to get her on board. Meanwhile, Raj is reluctant to reveal what the new woman in his life does for a living.moreless
Sheldon finds out that the repairs to Amy's apartment have been completed for weeks, while Leonard discovers that Penny has been removing his collectibles from the apartment.
Feeling his fetal offspring kick sends Howard on a baby-items buying binge with Raj; Sheldon and Amy host a brunch in their new digs; and Penny, by virtue of her performance in Serial Ape-ist, is invited to a sci-fi convention.moreless
While her apartment is being fixed due to a flood, Amy decides to move in with Sheldon, who sees this as a scientific experiment. Meanwhile, Howard and Bernadette find out that Raj knows what sex their baby is and they wonder whether or not they want to know.moreless
While trying to meet the Air Force deadline, Sheldon tries an energy drink for the first time and starts to believe he has become an addict. Meanwhile, Amy takes Penny to a party thrown by one of her colleagues and Bernadette thinks something is wrong with her as she's not as excited for her new baby as everyone else is.moreless
The guys heads are in a spin when an Air Force bigwig approaches them about their revolutionary gyroscope invention; and Bernadette is upset with Penny after she accidentally leaks a secret to Bernadette's coworkers about her being pregnant.moreless
As the chaotic possibility of a looming romantic relationship between Lenard's father and Sheldon's mother causes strife amongst the families, Howard's paranoia grows as he contemplates the desires of the U. S. Air Force towards him and his invention.moreless