817 'The Colonization Application' Ratings Posted March 6, 2015

817 'The Colonization Application' Ratings

Last night's episode of The Big Bang Theory posted week-to-week gains to finish as Thursday's most-watched and highest-rated show.

"The Colonization Application" was watched by 18.17 million people, adding one and a half million people over last week's episode. The Big Bang Theory had a more than 8m viewer lead on the nearest competing program. The show had a 4.8/16 rating in the adults 18-49 demographic, up three tenths from the previous episode's 4.5/15.

More about the episode

'The Colonization Application' - Season 8, Episode 17
Aired March 5, 2015 at 8/7c on CBS.

As Sheldon and Amy choose to buy a pet turtle, Amy is angered to learn that Sheldon has applied for a one-way mission to colonize Mars. Meanwhile, Leonard and Penny take a step forward in the bedroom when Leonard makes an adult purchase, while Raj worries about Emily's reaction when she finds out he's been snooping in her apartment.

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