Season 5 Episodes

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The Beginning in the End

Season 5, Episode 22 - Air Date: 5/20/2010
The team works to uncover clues buried under a life’s worth of possessions saved by a hoarder in order to solve the mystery of his death.
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The Boy with the Answer

Season 5, Episode 21 - Air Date: 5/13/2010
The trial of The Gravedigger hits close to home for members of the team, and everyone at the Jeffersonian must work overtime to uncover the forensic evidence to elicit a conviction.
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The Witch in the Wardrobe

Season 5, Episode 20 - Air Date: 5/6/2010
A cabin burns down in the woods revealing two bodies, one of a modern-day witch and one from the days of the Salem Witch Trials leading Booth and Brennan into the world of Wicca to find a killer.
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The Rocker in the Rinse Cycle

Season 5, Episode 19 - Air Date: 4/29/2010
Booth and Brennan investigate a death at a rock-n-roll fantasy camp where the murder weapon is a Gibson '57 Les Paul "Black Beauty.
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The Predator in the Pool

Season 5, Episode 18 - Air Date: 4/22/2010
When human remains are discovered in the belly of a shark, Brennan and Booth are brought in to identify the missing person.
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The Death of the Queen Bee

Season 5, Episode 17 - Air Date: 4/15/2010
The team’s latest case takes Brennan back to her alma mater, Burtonsville High School, where she and Booth investigate the discovery of an unidentified skull and upper torso.
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The Parts in the Sum of the Whole

Season 5, Episode 16 - Air Date: 4/8/2010
When Dr. Sweets' book gets published, both Booth and Brennan read it and tell him about the first time they met: 6 years ago.
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The Bones on the Blue Line

Season 5, Episode 15 - Air Date: 4/1/2010
When a subway train is thrown off the track by 60,000 galloons of flood water, a partially skeletonized body emerges out of the overflow.
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The Devil in the Details

Season 5, Episode 14 - Air Date: 2/4/2010
Brennan and Booth investigate a set of uniquely disfigured remains allegorizing biblical text. As they acquire more information about the victim, a former patient of Dr.
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The Dentist in the Ditch

Season 5, Episode 13 - Air Date: 1/28/2010
When a human skeleton is discovered in the trenches of an old Civil War battleground, Brennan and Booth are called to the case.
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The Proof in the Pudding

Season 5, Episode 12 - Air Date: 1/21/2010
Mr. White and his team of government agents put the Jeffersonian Lab on lock down and demand that Brennan and her forensics team determine a cause of death for an unidentified, but highly classified set of remains.
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The X in the File

Season 5, Episode 11 - Air Date: 1/14/2010
Brennan and Booth travel to Mexico to investigate human remains with extraterrestrial attributes; Angela and intern Wendell come clean about their relationship.
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The Goop on the Girl

Season 5, Episode 10 - Air Date: 12/10/2009
When a man dressed as Santa Claus blows himself up during a botched bank robbery, Brennan and Booth work to identify the bomber and determine his motives.
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The Gamer in the Grease

Season 5, Episode 9 - Air Date: 12/3/2009
When the remains of a competitive gamer are discovered in a grease truck, Brennan and Booth are called to investigate the case.
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The Foot in the Foreclosure

Season 5, Episode 8 - Air Date: 11/19/2009
Booth’s grandfather comes to live with him and tags along as Brennan and Booth investigate human remains that were found by a real estate agent while showing a property to prospective buyers.
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The Dwarf in the Dirt

Season 5, Episode 7 - Air Date: 11/12/2009
Stephen Fry returns as Dr. Gordon Wyatt. Booth, still suffering some lingering effects from his brain surgery, has to get re-certified for FBI marksmanship, but is not the accurate shot he was before going under the knife.
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Tough Man in the Tender Chicken

Season 5, Episode 6 - Air Date: 11/5/2009
Remains of a chicken farmer are found on the bank of a nearby river, and Booth and Brennan are called in to investigate.
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A Night at the Bones Museum

Season 5, Episode 5 - Air Date: 10/15/2009
Brennan and Booth are called to investigate what appears to be charred human remains on an electrical fence.
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Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood

Season 5, Episode 4 - Air Date: 10/8/2009
Brennan and Booth investigate human remains found at a neighborhood block party. Suburban politics and secret scandals give each neighbor in the cul-de-sac a motive, leaving Brennan, Booth and Sweets to sift through the drama to find their suspect.
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The Plain in the Prodigy

Season 5, Episode 3 - Air Date: 10/1/2009
When human remains are found alongside the railroad, Brennan and Booth are called to the case. The bones belong to Levi Yoder, a member of the Amish community who disappeared two months ago, during his Rumspringa, or exploration of the outside world.
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The Bond in the Boot

Season 5, Episode 2 - Air Date: 9/24/2009
Brennan and Booth are asked to investigate the death of a man who was murdered for the secret contents of his briefcase.
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Harbingers in the Fountain

Season 5, Episode 1 - Air Date: 9/17/2009
It's been six weeks since Booth and Brennan have seen each other. Booth has been recovering from brain surgery, and Brennan has been on a dig in Guatemala.