Episode Titles: Polarization
You are viewing a list of 5 The Big Bang Theory episodes featuring "Polarization" in their title.
The Cooper-Hofstadter Polarization
Season 1, Episode 9 - Aired March 17, 2008
When Sheldon and Leonard are asked to present their work at a physics conference, Sheldon unilaterally decides not to. Leonard and Sheldon feud when Leonard decides to present their work alone in spite of Sheldon's objections. Penny's attempts at reconciling the pair only make matters worse.
The Panty Pinata Polarization
Season 2, Episode 7 - Aired November 10, 2008
When Penny inadvertently breaks one of Sheldon's rules by touching his food, she finds herself the victim of his "three strikes and you're out" policy. After being banished from the apartment, Penny seeks revenge on Sheldon, leading to all-out war between them.
The Table Polarization
Season 7, Episode 16 - Aired February 27, 2014
When Leonard buys a new dining room table for the apartment, Sheldon starts to reconsider the changes in his own life. Meanwhile, Bernadette doesn't know how to react when Howard is offered the chance to go into space again.
The Comet Polarization
Season 11, Episode 21 - Aired April 19, 2018
When author Neil Gaiman gives Stuart's comic book store a popularity boost, Sheldon is uncomfortable with the changes at the Comic Center. Meanwhile, Raj takes credit for an astronomical discovery made by Penny, putting their friendship at risk.
The Confirmation Polarization
Season 12, Episode 13 - Aired January 17, 2019
Sheldon and Amy are thrilled when two physicists from Fermilab prove their theory of super asymmetry, but their joy dissipates when Doctors Pemberton and Campbell try to take credit for the work. Meanwhile, Bernadette offers Penny the chance to head up the sales team for a drug she developed.