(CBS) — Ever wonder what it’s like on the set of a CBS hit drama? Mai Martinez got to find out first hand when she was flown out to LA to play a part in Monday night’s episode of Scorpion.

On the TV show Scorpion, geniuses use their intelligence and skills to solve crimes and keep the public safe. On Monday’s episode, the team is working to save the life of a little boy trapped after a rock slide at Zuma Beach in Malibu and Mai got to play a reporter covering the saga.

Check out the video above for a behind-the-scenes look into the episode, which airs Monday night at 8 p.m. on CBS 2.