Simmons becomes infected with an alien virus after exposing herself to a group of people that have come into contact with a Chitauri helmet.
Did You Know?
The Chitauri helmet prop had to be created from scratch because all the Chitauri soldiers seen in The Avengers
(2012) were purely computer-generated. See more
After examining a fried brain, Simmons says it's been hit by 2,000 mega Joules of electricity, and notes that is almost double the power of a lightning bolt. Albeit there is no real minimum or maximum power for a lightning bolt. All lightning bolts vary wildly in power so the concept of double the power of a lightning bolt makes no sense. See more
I wanted it to be a person, some super-powered psychopath - someone I could hurt, someone I could... punish. That I could do. What I can't do is protect you guys from stuff I can't even see or understand.
References The Big Lebowski
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. Theme Song
Written by Bear McCreary See more