Recuperating from the traumatic and alarming meeting with Massive Dynamic founder William Bell, Agent Dunham consumes a powerful “fringe” concoction that Dr. Bishop prescribes to stimulate her memory.
Meanwhile, the Fringe Division investigates a series of robbery cases that are tied to shape-shifting. As clues are tracked and memories are jogged, another woman experimented on by Dr. Bishop is introduced and a flashback reveals more about Olivia’s visit to the alternate reality. Fringe case file # 204-10809
original airdate--October 08,2009 rating--5.83 million
songs; "Fringe Main Title Theme" by JJ Abrams
Victims: 3 Elias Cryonic guards, 2 Shapeshifters, Joe [redacted]
Trivia: This episode features the running joke where Walter can't quite correctly recall Astrid's name. Here he calls her 'Aspirin'.
Observer Sighting--The Observer watches Olivia and Charlie's conversation outside of Massive Dynamic Headquarters.