The geeky CBS sitcom The Big Bang Theory is rife with comic book and sci-fi references, but this week and last week’s episodes show that Star Trek is the closest to their hearts. In this week’s episode Sheldon revealed just how important Trek is to him in a potential crisis, and in next week’s episode, a flashback will show how Sheldon used Star Trek as a key test for his roommate Leonard. And you can watch video of both Trek refs below.
Preview: Sheldon’s Star Trek Test For Leonard
Next week’s episode of The Big Bang Theory will flashback to how Sheldon and Leonard met and became roommates. This required Leonard to pass a specific Star Trek test.
From Monday: Sheldon’s Emergency TOS
On this week’s episode Sheldon also showed his love for Star Trek. When he was going over all the features of his room he revealed that season two of the original Star Trek was a key part of his emergency survival kit, along with a crossbow. Watch it below.