Season 5, Episode 11January 14, 2010Brennan and Booth go to New Mexico to investigate the remains of a die-hard UFO believer---with extraterrestrial characteristics---but the work must be done via satellite when the local authorities won't give up the bones.
Season 5, Episode 5October 15, 2009The discovery of an Egyptian mummy missing from an exhibition precedes the murder of the Jeffersonian curator in charge; Brennan goes on a date with Booth's boss; Sweets' girlfriend (Carla Gallo) returns to the lab.
Season 5, Episode 6November 5, 2009When the remains of an heir to a controversial chicken farm turn up on a riverbank, a murder suspect may be found in the deceased's long list of enemies, including animal-rights activists and disgruntled neighbors.
Season 5, Episode 3October 1, 2009When the remains of an Amish youth are discovered near railroad tracks, Brennan and Booth suspect foul play after they learn the young man had been a piano prodigy but disappeared a short time before his Rumspringa, or exploration of the modern world.
Meanwhile, Booth helps Cam keep an eye on her stepdaughter.
Season 5, Episode 4October 8, 2009The discovery of human remains at a neighborhood block party tasks Brennan, Booth and Sweets with sifting through hidden scandals and petty agendas in their search for a suspect.
Meanwhile, Parker tries to find a mate for his dad, and Jeffersonian intern Arastoo reveals key facts about his background.
Season 5, Episode 1September 17, 2009In the fifth-season premiere, work resumes for Brennan, who's back from a dig in Guatemala, and Booth, anxious to return to duty six weeks after his brain surgery, when Angela's psychic (Cyndi Lauper) suggests there are bodies buried under a fountain in Washington, D. Season 5, Episode 2September 24, 2009The murder of a secret agent spawns a spook-filled investigation that may lead Brennan and Booth to the top of the CIA.
Meanwhile, the Jeffersonian team is in danger of losing an intern to a lack of funding, and the success of Brennan's latest book irks Booth.