Also, an overeager Walter struggles with his emotions while adjusting to his new relationship with Paige and Ralph is worried the relationship won't survive long on the island. Meanwhile, Sylvester decides to audition for in order to win enough money to buy the naming rights for the new pediatric wing at Megan's hospital so that it can be named after her, but he is nervous to be in front of the cameras. Meanwhile, Walter tries out his newfound emotional state on Paige when she and Tim break up after he decides to accept an eight-month contract extension in Jordan. They are helped by their new neighbor Flo, a chemist, who devises a formula that dissolves plastic. Meanwhile, Paige confronts her feelings for Walter and helps him prepare for the case by giving him a lesson in flirting.
Meanwhile, Cabe and Toby try to alleviate tension between Tim and Walter. But it is not a team holiday without a problem. Later, on Cabe's advice, Walter must face the reality that he is not emotionally ready for Paige, deciding to make amends with her and Tim. Meanwhile, Ralph is getting bullied at school and takes matters into his own hands by becoming a celebrity on the news for getting accepted to multiple prestigious colleges. However, he has more important matters to attend to when he has to help rescue Walter and Paige when they're stranded in the middle of the Pacific Ocean after their boat explodes from an electrical problem.
Paige's advice proves to work and Paige makes amends with Florence and Walter though a planned romantic night suffers an unfortunate interruption. However, things go wrong when Toby's antics causes the container to be swallowed by an alligator. Throughout the episode, Paige and Walter argue about when their first kiss was. Paige risks her life to keep Kenny safe until the plane makes a bumpy landing where Kenny is taken to the hospital and expected to make a full recovery. The team tries to protect Ralph by running a background check on Drew, who is a struggling minor league baseball player. Also, Walter needs a distraction and takes on a new hobby— around town at night. Season 3, Episode 10 December 12, 2016 Season 3, Episode 10 December 12, 2016 Walter's forced to swim through the deadly La Brea Tar Pits in order to save a woman who's trapped in the tar before she runs out of oxygen.
They are tricked by a foreign diplomat posing as the vineyard owner, and she forces them to make American counterfeit money for her country, the fictional Norteguay of which her brother is dictator, that intends to ruin the U. This causes Toby to give them behavior lessons. While working on the rocket, a lightning strike launches Walter into space. During the mission, Allie visits Cabe, who stayed behind, to inform him that her boss will be stripped from his position as alderman for accepting bribes and that Sylvester will be able to take his place. After a drunken run-in with the police in an attempt at temporary freedom from her and the hospital, Megan meets the team, who are taken aback that Walter would even bring his sister to the garage in the first place. Season 3, Episode 11 December 19, 2016 Season 3, Episode 11 December 19, 2016 The team's electronics-free getaway in the mountains on Christmas Eve takes a dangerous turn when they encounter a group of gunrunners who kidnap Ralph. She enlists Scorpion to help her move Ada, who has a severe brought on by , and the sterile bubble that protects her weak immune system to a germ-free location after a severe storm leaves her home surrounded by dangerous debris.
Now in desperate need of funds, Scorpion agrees to fly to Africa to stop a cabal from targeting rhinos. To his surprise, she feels the same way and they share a not-so-intimate moment. Meanwhile, since Drew has to miss the holiday with Ralph for a baseball try-out in , Paige tries to bring the Christmas spirit to the team by decorating, giving them gifts and hosting a holiday dinner at the garage. However, on his lawyer's advice, Paige convinces him otherwise and he is sentenced to court-mandated community service by picking up trash in town, where he meets a new friend named Ray. At the same time, Cabe attempts to capture Mark Collins with Sly's help after they receive a lead. The test proves the tank was defective, giving Ray the peace of mind to go back into the world again, leaving Scorpion headquarters. A mistake in the gas they receive causes the situation to worsen, so Walter decides to use an explosion to harmlessly launch the warhead into the countryside, where it can safely be recovered later.
In the aftermath, the team comes to realize that Collins had planned all along to use the extinction event to escape and Cabe is arrested for instigating Collins' escape. An attempt to bring the fuel through the minefield during a places Walter and Happy in danger, but they ultimately succeed. Toby visits Mark Collins in prison to ask him about Happy's husband and, instead of an answer, he gives Toby a riddle. It is turning the now dangerous building into a burning death trap for all inside, including three children, one of whom is the head of security's son. Later she apologizes to him for her juvenile behavior.
. After Walter is stabilized in the hospital but on strong pain medication, Paige kisses him and expresses her feelings by saying she cares about him. Paige and Walter race after him and rescue Ralph. The incident causes Happy to experience some doubts about having children after seeing the criminal family, but she is soothed by Toby. Able to affect repairs but unable to leave the town in time, Scorpion enacts a plan to dissipate the tsunami before it can reach land and the remaining towns people. Walter sees a heist about to happen, but he is accused of masterminding the robbery and is sent to jail. While out searching for a Christmas tree to cut down, they encounter gunrunners in the woods holding an agent hostage.
Later, Veronica, after reading Walter's good intentions, declares that he is what is best for her daughter, not Tim — and that she will help him get her back. The others successfully regain control over the destroyers, only to find out there is also a nuclear submarine under the hackers' control. Meanwhile, Allie helps Sly out with his campaign by getting him an interview with a teenage reporter for the West Altadena Shopper. Cabe's trial is a overseen by a judge with a history of handing down harsh sentences. The dream gives Walter a new perspective on the team and his dream marriage to Florence intrigues him. With help from Ralph and Cabe, who the keep outside, they spread the bacteria through the water standpipes and save those trapped inside.
Also, in order to be more social in their daily lives, Walter and Cabe decide to go together, but they are unsuccessful. Later, not wanting to admit he was in an emotional state that led to resulting in his car accident, Walter wants to plead , but may wind up in jail. For her , Happy starts reading Toby's rival Quincy Berkstead's book, Your Essential Strategies for Saying Yes to Life to be a little more positive and a little less mean and sarcastic, while Walter tries to be more social and Cabe gives up coffee to lower his blood pressure. Sly's efforts to help results in his only answering about seventy percent of the questions before running out of time. To avoid personalized advertising based on your mobile app activity, you can install the.