The Big Bang Theory is a comedy aired on CBS that features the lives of a group of scientists. Like many people, the characters in this show find it difficult to avoid taking their work home with them. Thus, most episodes are rich with research terminology and demonstrations. This paper details an activity that provides a fun means of introducing students to the role of theory in guiding research through the use of The Big Bang Theory.
Peck, Brittnie; Christen, Scott; and Kelly, Stephanie
"Explaining Theory-Guided Research through The Big Bang Theory,"
Discourse: The Journal of the SCASD: Vol. 1
, Article 7.
Available at: http://openprairie.sdstate.edu/discoursejournal/vol1/iss1/7