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
Game night leaves Jackie with second thoughts about her friendship with Debbie, so they head out for makeovers that result in a new hairdo for Debbie. Amber and Reggie continue to probe their genetic differences. Larry learns about Earth's healthcare system after Marty is injured participating in Dick's plan to get him back in shape.moreless
When Gustavo won't let the boys go camping, the boys go "camping" with Jo, Camille and the Jennifers inside a movie studio. Meanwhile, Katie and Mrs. Knight camp overnight outside an electronics store to buy a new tablet.moreless
When remains are discovered in the middle of the woods, the team is called in to determine the how and why this trucking company employee was murdered. Meanwhile, Hodgins has caught the shopping bug, and seems to think he has an unlimited budget, as he augments his lab with high-tech toys. At home, Booth copes with Parker's return from England and the realization he's no longer an "only."moreless
Special Agent Genny Shaw pitches in at the agency with Booth, while Brennan reduces her activities – sort of – on her first day back to work when the team is asked to solve the case of an extreme couponer who was dragged to her death by a big rig. Elsewhere, Cam is unhappy with Michelle's involvement with Finn.moreless
Booth is not happy when Brennan, in her advanced state of pregnancy, decides she is the only scientist who can solve the mystery of a prisoner's corpse found miles from the prison in the sewer system. Unfortunately, her determination to work as usual puts them in danger and results in a surprise arrival in a location only Brennan can appreciate.moreless
Melinda has a hard time helping a troubled teenage ghost while She deals with drastic changes to her personal life.