Brennan identifies the remains of a Jane Doe as belonging to her mother, who went missing along with Brennan's dad 15 years ago. Then Booth uncovers surprising information about her parents.
George interviews for a job in Colorado, but lies that it's just a vacation to the kids, who find their new environment not so different from L.A.
There are allusions to "The Wizard of Oz" galore when J.D. realizes there's no place like home after he's pulled into work on his day off. Meanwhile, Carla thinks she lacks the courage to have a child; and Elliot doesn't believe she's smart enough to hold an intensive Q&A lecture on endocrinology.
Fontana and Green investigate the murder of an aspiring journalist and learn that she was working undercover to try to expose a prostitution ring.