The Big Bang Theory, arguably TV’s most popular comedy today, captured an adorable, life-affirming moment in its latest episode when three of the characters listened to an unborn baby’s heartbeat together.

 The April 7 episode showed expecting parents Howard and Bernadette sitting together on the sofa with Howard’s best friend Raj. Howard moves a special microphone over his wife’s stomach that allows them to hear the baby’s heart beating. The three friends sit in awe as they listen to the unborn baby’s heart thump through the speaker.

“Isn’t that the best?” Bernadette says.

“You guys made a person!” Raj adds, smiling in awe.

Howard snuggles close to his wife and says, “We did.”

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