The non-science of Fringe: Nothing As It Seems

Fringe | Season 4 | Episode 16 | “Nothing As It Seems”

Walter, Astrid and Lincoln check on how this person got past the TSA.

Walter, Astrid and Lincoln check on how this person got past the TSA.

A blast from the past this week as the porcupine monsters from The Transformation reappear and turn out to be connected to a David Jones plotline.

This episode is debunked at Polite Dissent and Cordial Deconstruction, and you can read more about it at Fox, IMDb and the A.V. Club.

Random thoughts

It was kind of hard to go along with the science (again) this week, and criticisms of it have been dealt with elsewhere. Not much that hasn’t been said before.

The glyph that appears on the boat door and on the cult members appears to be the Cuneiform sign NE, which in Sumerian means “fire”.

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