Brennan gives a keynote speech at a convention for forensic scientists, who are all eager to help when the remains of a body are discovered in a stairwell, but the Jeffersonian team are stunned when Hodgins becomes a murder suspect. Meanwhile, Brennan has an encounter with a rival; and Wendell returns to work with an update on his health.moreless
The team investigates after a body is found in a river. The wealthy games designer who was prone to manipulating friends, greatly increases the suspect pool that must be cleared. Elsewhere, Brennan and Booth plan for Christine's future.moreless
The remains of a right-wing radio host are found in a storm drain, and the investigation reveals some surprising extracurricular activities that narrow the search for suspects. Meanwhile, Agent Aubrey tries to get Booth to trust him, and Brennan worries about her husband's state of mind.moreless
Special Agent Aubrey helps the team with their quest to dig into a government conspiracy that goes back decades and find out who framed Booth for murder, but the case takes a surprising turn with the discovery of DNA evidence that's linked to the scandal.moreless
The team tries everything to get Booth out of jail and find the person who set him up. But it may put one of them in danger.
Booth's meeting with a conspiracy blogger is cancelled due to the man's death, and the Jeffersonian takes on the case. However, the investigation, with its ties to the Ghost Killer and a growing conspiracy, challenges Booth and puts his job and prospects in jeopardy.moreless
The remains of a swim coach at a community college are found at the bottom of a well, and the investigation reveals he may have been having an affair. Meanwhile, Booth prepares to testify before a Congressional subcommittee.moreless
Remains in a national park belong to a daughter of the wealthy McNamara family, and the investigation reveals she may have been murdered by the Ghost Killer and had a connection to a previous victim.moreless
A previously cryogenically frozen woman is found in a swamp, which leads the team to a cryogenic preservation facility. Elsewhere, Cam prepares to meet Arastoo's parents and Booth could get a life changing promotion.moreless
Remains found in a log in a forest belong to an art-school dropout who had lupus, and the investigation reveals marijuana use to ease her pain, but her work at a dispensary may have had something to do with her death. Meanwhile, Wendell Bray reveals information about his illness; and Booth gets ready for his FBI competency test.moreless
When a man who collects artifacts attends his own funeral, the team must determine who was cremated and put in the urn. The answer creates a new investigation to track down a possible multiple murderer. Elsewhere, Finn is successful in his business life, but less so in his personal one.moreless
A children's television star is murdered, and the team must look at backstage activities and the star's personal life to find the murderer. Meanwhile, Edison asks for opinions on his new novel, while Booth and Brennan plan Christine's first birthday party.moreless
A body in a septic tank has the team trying to identify the murderer, and people from his past become suspects. Meanwhile, Brennan considers hiring a Cuban defector as one of her interns, and she and Booth grapple with Christine and religion.moreless
Booth and CIA Agent, Danny Beck work together to track down an Afghani terrorist after a CIA informant is murdered. Meanwhile, Booth and Brennan deal with what might happen to their family if they work together in the field more.moreless
The remains of a kidnap victim are found buried at a park. Hodgins learns a secret about his family, and Booth and Brennan have to decide if they should split their money.
A famous chess master is found in pig slop, and Sweets goes undercover as a professional chess player to catch the killer. Meanwhile, Cam receives an award but is hesitant to take it because she believes Brennan deserves it. Dr. Douglas Filmore, a forensic podiatrist, returns as this week's intern.moreless
A country music singer's remains are found in a shallow grave. Meanwhile, intern Wendell Bray breaks his arm and Brennan discovers dreadful news while examining his injury.
The remains of Lana Brewster are sent to Booth and Brennan's house, they discover her death was a cover up from 18 years ago. Meanwhile, Pelant appears in Brennan's nightmares about another serial killer that might have killed Lana and others.moreless
Booth and Brennan investigate a gymnast's murder, but collecting the evidence is hindered by a lightning strike. Meanwhile, Booth is surprised and concerned by Brennan's rapport with the victim's father, and Cam faces her identity thief.moreless
Human remains in a school cafeteria's stew challenge the Jeffersonian team to not only identify the victim and killer, but immerse themselves in the food industry and its cutthroat practices. Elsewhere, Angela throws Brennan a belated bachelorette party that gets a little Angela-like.moreless
Brennan's reliance on pure logic is challenged when she convinces the jury on which she is serving to acquit the accused murderer. When the man's closest friend is subsequently murdered, Brennan tasks the team to uncover the real killer, even if it means proving her wrong.moreless
Booth and Brennan investigate the murder of a sperm donor, but lies he told increase the suspect pool exponentially. Back at the lab, Hodgins discovers unknown nurturing instincts when one of his specimens finds unusual lodging. Elsewhere, Brennan attempts to dampen her blunt side in favor of playing the publicity game when she is challenged by another author.moreless
Booth and Brennan choose mystery over a traditional honeymoon when they help a detective in Buenos Aires—one of Brennan's fans—with his murder investigation. Back home, Angela and Hodgins have their own troubles taking care of Christine.moreless
Booth and Brennan's wedding is finally here, but a murder and family conspire to ruin the event. A body discovered while the wedding rehearsal takes place threatens to split Brennan's attention from the wedding, so Cam and Angela do their best to keep it from her until the case requires all of the team. Meanwhile, Max comes to town for the wedding, but the bag full of money he brings with him seems to indicate he has other duties than walking the bride down the aisle.moreless
Booth and Brennan investigate a high school principal's murder, only to find that his terminal diagnosis spawned a second online career that provided inspiration to the paying masses, and one of the videos offers a clue. Elsewhere, Sweets faces a digital evolution that threatens his job, and Booth and Brennan have plans of their own to make.moreless
A plot to draw out Pelant requires intricate planning and a donation. Pelant, however, is already three moves ahead of the team, and Sweets suspects a member of betrayal.
Booth and Brennan investigate the charred remains of a gang member that were found in a burned-out car, and Sweets takes time off from his sabbatical to help out when it turns out the man's son is someone he knows.moreless
A management consultant's body is found, but the crime scene had been contaminated by bobcats. Evidence leads the team to a marriage retreat, so Booth and Brennan don old undercover identities to determine the killer. Elsewhere, Cam runs up against the law in a case of stolen identity, and Sweets makes a personal decision that will affect his career.moreless
The team investigates a body found in an air conditioning vent. When Booth discovers a familiar CIA agent at the victim's home, however, he knows there's more to the Department of State accountant than he realized. Elsewhere, Booth reaches out to a former priest to help him make sense of the chaos Pelant wreaked in his life, and Brennan deals with her disappointment and its effect on her relationship with Booth.moreless
Pelant has returned to play more mind games with the Jeffersonian team and has made Booth his new target.