Bones

**SEASON PREMIERE**
THU 8/7c SEP 25

Bones Episode Recaps

Show your Support on Facebook!

Spaceman in the Crater

Recap Image

Air Date 5/2/07

Agent Booth and Dr. Brennan are called out to the desert to investigate a strange crater. They find the remains of a human that must have fallen from a considerable height. The only thing they found in tact is a pair of brown men's loafers.

Back at the Jeffersonian lab the Bones and squints take some careful looks at the pile of clothed flesh and venture a few ideas as to the cause of death all the while skewering Hodgins about all his conspiracy theories. Dr. Brennan makes a final observation noting a significant amount of bone density loss congruent with someone 130 years old. Zach and Hodgins take a closer look at the evidence and conclude that lack of bone density is characteristic of an astronaut who spent a significant time in space. This is just enough info for Booth to get moving. He does a cursory investigation that lands on Colonel Cal Howard, who happens to match Angela's initial skull reconstruction. Since astronauts are evidently difficult to get a hold of, as they are potential terror targets, Booth tracks down Howard's wife for an interview.

Booth and Bones go to talk to Mrs. Howard. They learn Colonel Howard just left the previous day on a self-piloted flight and has yet return as scheduled. The Colonel was evidently training another astronaut to do his job since he was being decommissioned for medical reasons.


View Full Recap »

Latest Full Episodes

1DAY

Episodes appear online 1 day after airdate. Learn more

Season/
Episode
Episode Title Description Air Date Expires
9/24 The Recluse in the... (43:02)  
The Recluse in the ReclinerBooth becomes a target in an ongoing investigation.
05/19/2014 09/21/2014
9/23 The Drama in the... (43:58)  
The Drama in the QueenThe team investigates the murder of a man leading a double life.
05/12/2014 09/21/2014
9/22 The Nail in the... (42:51)  
The Nail in the CoffinThe team gets closer to discovering the identity of the ghost killer.
04/21/2014 09/21/2014
9/21 The Cold in the Case (43:21)  
The Cold in the CaseA murder victim is found cryogenically frozen.
04/14/2014 09/21/2014
9/20 The High in the Low (43:44)  
The High in the LowThe use of medical marijuana to treat pain affects the Jeffersonian team.
04/07/2014 09/21/2014

1 day

Episodes are available 1 day after airdate to subscribers of participating TV providers. Learn More

8 days

Episodes unlock 8 days after airdate.