Gordon calls Claudia. He believes they may have more luck interpreting the signals if they do so while in-line with Hercules.
They don't, but rather than think he is mistaken, he decides to go for more data.
Ramsey comes to see Gordon to tell him that he and Hussinger are going to have a press conference to announce their conclusions—he is a little worried that bringing Gordon into things will discredit their results but also worried about insulting Gordon.
Gordon believes the strength of their experiments alone should suffice and tells Ramsey to announce without Gordon's name being attached.
Cooper runs into Gordon, working way late in the lab. There's some super small talk, and Cooper mentions that Lakin wants to know what Gordon is doing in here.
Penny and Gordon discuss how Gordon was pretty weird at her parents' house. Penny also lets him know he got a call from New York.
Gordon receives a message telling him to leave a note inside a safety deposit box courtesy of one Ian Peterson.
Gordon finds a bank offering free safety deposit boxes with the opening of an account, and he does exactly that.