The Mythbusters: From Sharks to Space Rockets
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Best of Shark Week: Mythbusters Jaws Special
The MythBusters test the validly of the shark's execution in Steven Spielberg's Jaws.
HowStuffWorks Shark Attack Commercial
HowStuffWorks.com goes prime time with our first ever television advertising campaign. Check out this clip featuring Buster from MythBusters as he does his best to protect himself in a shark feeding frenzy and Keep Asking great questions.
Large, Dangerous, Rocket Ships: Mr. Smiley
A father and son team up to win glory at Large, Dangerous Rocket Ships 2010! Brian, a sixteen year old science prodigy, is the youngest competitor in the field, but don't count him out!
Large, Dangerous, Rocket Ships: Rocket Man
It doesn't have to look like a missile to be a rocket! These guys will make a rocket out of anything... including old toilets!
Large, Dangerous, Rocket Ships: Space Rocket
This husband and wife team fell in love with rockets and each other! Together they are looking to take the competition by storm!
Mythbusters Clips: 737 Angle 1
Check out this exclusive clip from Mythbusters to get a first-hand glimpse of a drive-by experiment.
Mythbusters Clips: 737 Angle 2
Check out this exclusive clip from Mythbusters to get a first-hand glimpse of a drive-by experiment.
Mythbusters Clips: 737 Angle 3
Check out this exclusive clip from Mythbusters to get a first-hand glimpse of a drive-by experiment.
Mythbusters Clips: 737 Angle 4
Check out this exclusive clip from Mythbusters to get a first-hand glimpse of a drive-by experiment.
Mythbusters Clips: 737 Angle 5
Check out this exclusive clip from Mythbusters to get a first-hand glimpse of a drive-by experiment.
Mythbusters Clips: 737 High Speed
Take a look at this exclusive Mythbusters clip to get a closer look at the 'High Speed' experiment.
Mythbusters Clips: 738 High Speed
Take a look at this exclusive Mythbusters clip to get a closer look at the 'High Speed' experiment.
Mythbusters Clips: 739 High Speed
Take a look at this exclusive Mythbusters clip to get a closer look at the 'High Speed' experiment.
Mythbusters Clips: 740 High Speed 1
Take a look at this exclusive Mythbusters clip to get a closer look at the 'High Speed' experiment.
Mythbusters Clips: 740 High Speed 2
Take a look at this exclusive Mythbusters clip to get a closer look at the 'High Speed' experiment.
Mythbusters Clips: 740 Real Cannon
What's it like to fire a real cannon? Find out in this clip from Discovery's Mythbusters.
Mythbusters Clips: Blowing Off Steam
Take a look at this exclusive Mythbusters clip to get a closer look at the 'Blowing Off Steam' episode.
MythBusters Clips: Boat Jump
In this "MythBusters" clip, Adam Savage replicates the boat jump from the Bond movie "Live and Let Die" to see if it's feasible or not.
MythBusters Clips: Confederate Rocket
Did the Confederate Army really launch a rocket from Richmond, Virginia to Washington, D.C.? In this video, the "MythBusters" crew tests out this myth, and gets explosive results.
Mythbusters Clips: Drink Test
Take a look at this exclusive Mythbusters clip to get a close up look at their latest experiment.
MythBusters Clips: Electromagnetic Watch
In this clip from Discovery Channel's "MythBusters," Jamie Hyneman and Adam Savage test out a James Bond movie myth: Can an electromagnetic watch deflect bullets?
MythBusters Clips: Escape from Alcatraz
In this segment of "MythBusters," Jamie Hyneman and Adam Savage tackle a myth that's close to home: Did prisoners really escape from Alcatraz on a raft made of raincoats in 1962?
Mythbusters Clips: Fake Helicopter, Real Test
Sure, the helicopter's fake ... but the experiment is real. Check it out in this exclusive clip from Discovery's Mythbusters.
Mythbusters Clips: Heli-Wind
Sure, the helicopter's fake ... but the experiment is real. Check it out in this exclusive clip from Discovery's Mythbusters.
Mythbusters Clips: Heroes Rescue
Take a look at this exclusive Mythbusters clip to get a closer look at the 'Heroes Rescue' episode.
Mythbusters Clips: Massage for Heroes
Take a look at this exclusive Mythbusters clip to get a closer look at the 'Heroes Rescue' episode.
MythBusters Clips: Ninja Special
Watch as MythBusters Adam Savage and Jamie Hyneman work with a shadow warrior to explore some amazing feats in slow motion.
Mythbusters Clips: Of Wind and Dummies
Take a look at this exclusive Mythbusters clip to get a close up look at their latest experiment.
Mythbusters Clips: Reunion
Take a look at this exclusive Mythbusters clip to get a closer look at the cast during a reunion.
Mythbusters Clips: Setting Up the Drink Test
Take a look at this exclusive Mythbusters clip to get a close up look at their latest experiment.
MythBusters Raw: Adam's Big Mini-Gun
The MythBusters explain the purpose and use of miniguns and clown ammo, but what do those things have to do with fish and a barrel?
MythBusters Raw: Creaming the Cube
Watch as Adam Savage and Jamie Hyneman attempt to solve a Rubik's cube in unorthodox ways in this video from Discovery Channel's "MythBusters."
MythBusters Raw: Stun Gun
Watch as Tory and Eric see if using a stun gun on their tongues will hurt in this video from Discovery Channel's "MythBusters."
MythBusters Slow Motion: Slap Happy
With six drinks in his belly, Adam Savage submits to a potentially sobering slap from Jamie Hyneman in this video from Discovery Channel's MythBusters." Be sure to check out the slow-motion clip for a closer look.
MythBusters Slow Motion: The Slap
After consuming 7.5 ounces of alcohol in 45 minutes, Adam faces the wrath of Jamie's approaching hand in this video from Discovery's MythBusters.
MythBusters: 100mph Impact
What happens during a 100mph impact? Tune in and find out.
MythBusters: 40 Fan Handshakes
Is Jamie Hyneman getting sick after shaking hands with fans? Adam Savage has the very confusing ... non-answer.
Mythbusters: 742 High Speed
Check out this clip for a closer look at a Mythbusters experiment.
MythBusters: 750 High Speed
Tune in and catch a closer look as the MythBusters gang tests another popular assumption.
MythBusters: 866 High Speed
Watch high speed footage of free-falling object dropping from a helicopter before crashing into water.
MythBusters: 866 Multi Angle Sequence
Get multiple angles of the object hitting the water for the surviving a fall without a parachute myth.
MythBusters: A Date With Danger
You asked whether a tire can be reseated and inflated using nothing but starter fluid, and the MythBusters are nothing if not accommodating. (It doesn't hurt that accelerants are involved, though).
MythBusters: A Dropped Pot
Jamie explains the idea behind the myth that dropping a heavy pot on burning C4 will cause an explosion.
MythBusters: A MythBusters Playground
Tune in for an exclusive clip from Discovery's MythBusters series.
MythBusters: A Nightmare Operation
In the pre-Bird Balance testing, Tory Belleci -- and copilot Grant Imahara -- struggles to find the precise balancing point --or tipping point -- of his car ... perched on a cliff, no less.
MythBusters: Adam and Grant on Science Fight
Who would win in a fight between Alexander Graham Bell, Nikola Tesla and Thomas Edison? Adam Savage and Grant Imahara weigh in.
MythBusters: Adam as No-Face
Adam Savage describes walking the Comic Con 2011 floor as No-Face from Spirited Away, and how a fan figured him out.
MythBusters: Adam Honored
The University of Twente in Holland issues honorary doctorates to the MythBusters for their contribution to science and technology.
Mythbusters: Adam Savage Swearing Test
Witness Adam Savage's unedited swearing-test footage for the "does profanity make you more tolerant to pain?" myth.
MythBusters: Adam's Man Cave
Adam Savage reveals that he is actually a high-functioning hoarder who, inspired by his friend, Hellboy director Guillermo del Toro, converted his shop into a man cave.
MythBusters: Adams Nightmare
An audio myth gives Adam nightmares.
MythBusters: Anyone Can Be A Scientist
Adam Savage inspires students to pursue a career in science by giving them historic examples of new discoveries.
MythBusters: Appliances in the Bath MiniMyth
The MythBusters take on that filmmaker favorite: Will dropping an electrical appliance in the bathtub kill the bather? Find out why -- or why not -- it's a myth.
MythBusters: Armor Test
Using a block of clay and an ancient Chinese weapon, the Mythbusters pit steel armor against paper armor.
MythBusters: Attack of the Tacks
Jamie Hyneman and Adam Savage lay out their spy-car escape-weapon designs.
MythBusters: Awning Safety Net
In this video, the MythBusters find out if a series of awnings will break your fall should you jump out a window.
MythBusters: Ballistics Barrel
In this episode of the Mythbusters Aftershow, Kari, Grant an Tory talk about the Ballistics Barrel myth, reminding fans that failure is always an option.
MythBusters: Ballistics Breakthrough
Could you really shoot your way through the floor like Kate Beckinsale did in "Underworld?" The MythBusters find out in this clip from Discovery Channel.
MythBusters: Based In Alameda
One of the locations used the most by Mythbusters is Alameda runway.
MythBusters: Bedlam Proof Bedliner
Kari, Grant and Tory respond to questions about the Bedliner myth, including how Tory felt during the dog attack test and if there's any pain involved in crashing a car at 6 miles per hour.
MythBusters: Beefed-Up Blasts
"I clearly need more power" becomes M5's mantra as Adam begins work on his super-sized fire extinguisher and Jamie starts on his military-grade flamethrower.
Mythbusters: Beer Googles MiniMyth
Do the people around you become more attractive the drunker you get? Adam Savage, Kari Byron and Jamie Hyneman drink alcohol for science.
MythBusters: Best of the Banana Peel High Speeds
See all the super slow motion footage of Adam Savage slipping on banana peels and Tory, Grant and Kari using explosives to create diamonds.
MythBusters: Big Balls
Using a combination of hardened steel, rebar, concrete and naval buoys, the MythBusters build their very own 20,000 pound Newton Cradle. One false swing would be enough to maim but the key question here is will it work?
MythBusters: Bike vs. Car Aftershow 1
Jamie and Adam defend their controversial methodology, including their choice of car and bike models, weighting of pollutants, and lack of consideration for the environmental impact of vehicle production.
MythBusters: Bike vs. Car Aftershow 2
Find out why Adam describes this myth as "a real butt-kicker," why Jamie decided to add the bubble bike to the mix, and how the MythBusters are environmentally conscious in real life. (Plus, see Adam get distracted.)
MythBusters: Bird Balance
Kari, Grant and Tory answer fan questions in the aftershow for the Bird Balance and Fireworks Man myths, including their thoughts on destroying a limo and strange bird calls.
MythBusters: Bird Balance Aftershow
Kari, Grant and Tory address, among other things, the challenge of balancing a car, Rochambeau, scary hawks, gagging, bird health plans and best off-camera pranks.
MythBusters: Bird Balancing
In bird balance, Kari, Tory and Grant investigate a classic Hollywood-meets-physics conundrum.
Mythbusters: Bite of a Guard Dog
In this clip from Discovery Channel's "Mythbusters," see a demonstration of how a guard dog stops people.
Mythbusters: Bloodhound and Scent
The scents a bloodhound detects are the millions of skin cells we continually shed. Learn more about how a bloodhound can track scent on Discovery Channel's "Mythbusters."
Mythbusters: Bloodhound River Crossing
Can you escape a bloodhound by crossing a river? Learn the answer on Discovery Channel's "Mythbusters."
Mythbusters: Bloodhound Smelling Capabilities
The bloodhound's olfactory is about the size of a handkerchief. Learn more about a bloodhound's smelling abilities on Discovery Channel's "Mythbusters."
Mythbusters: Bloodhounds
What is the toughest environment for a bloodhound to track? Learn that answer on Discovery Channel's "Mythbusters."
MythBusters: Blow Your Own Sail
In the aftershow of Blow Your Own Sail, Kari, Grant and Tory discuss problems of riding the jet-engine powered skateboard, sailing, and the story behind the bright pink swamp boat.
MythBusters: Blowing Bulbs
Does spraying drain cleaner onto a light bulb really cause it to explode? Adam tests this technique from a classic MacGyver episode.
MythBusters: Blue Ice Aftershow
Why wasn't "real toilet matter" used in the "Blue Ice" experiment? How impressed -- or not -- was NASA with the MythBusters' results? Kari, Grant and Tory take you behind the scenes.
Mythbusters: Bombed by an Airbag
Can an airbag really bomb a person in an accident? Watch this video from the Discovery Channel's MythBusters to find out the answer.
MythBusters: Bouncing Bullets
Jamie Hyneman and Adam Savage test whether a bullet can bounce off three steel surfaces, returning to kill the shooter.
MythBusters: Brain Tech
Grant Imahara asks Dr. Manley to describe the best methods to measure brain activity.
MythBusters: Break Beard Bye-Bye
Adam Savage invites you to join him for a personal ritual: the shaving of his "break beard," which he grows during the MythBusters filming hiatus.
MythBusters: Breakstep Bridge MiniMyth
The MythBusters explore whether the rhythm of soldiers marching together will indeed cause a bridge to collapse.
MythBusters: Bubble Trouble Aftershow
Watch this aftershow, if only to hear Jamie Hyneman and Adam Savage discuss "chillaxin'" and how "laziness is a powerful motivator."
MythBusters: Budget Bulletproofing
Kari Byron and Tory Belleci see how many phonebooks it takes to stop an M14's bullet.
Mythbusters: Bullet Proof Belt Buckle
In this MythBuster's clip, Jamie and Adam test the urban legend that a police officer's life was saved by his belt-- before being joined by Deputy Osbourne himself.
MythBusters: Bullets and Rockets
Kari, Tory and Grant head to MythBusters Rocket Ground Zero, A.K.A New Mexico Tech, and there they literally launch a full scale investigation on the myth that a bullet can set off an RPG rocket and hurt someone in harms way.
MythBusters: Bumper Car Aftershow
This myth? Intense. Kari, Grant and Tory reveal why (complete with sound effects), and then Kari reveals her weirdest and most awkward fan encounter.
MythBusters: Buried in Concrete MiniMyth
Jamie Hyneman and Adam Savage attempt to solve a mafia mystery by searching for the body of union boss Jimmy Hoffa, allegedly buried in the concrete under Giants Stadium.
Mythbusters: Bus Flip High Speed
Does shifting the center of gravity in a bus going 50 mph enable it to make sharp turns without flipping over (like in that famous movie)? The MythBusters are on the case.
MythBusters: Bus Jump
Is it possible for a bus to safely leap from one side of an unfinished overpass to the other, as seen in Speed? Tory, Grant and Jessi are on the case.
MythBusters: Buster in the House
Before seeing whether a house coated with truck bedliner offers more protection, Kari, Grant and Tory use C4 to do a little remodeling on a plain wood wall.
MythBusters: Buster Speaks
What would happen if a taxicab drove behind a commercial airliner as it was preparing to take off? The MythBusters attempt to answer that question and receive spectacular results.
MythBusters: C-4 Shockwave
Witness Jamie Hyneman and Adam Savage set up their test of the injurious distance of C-4.
MythBusters: C4 Cook-Off Aftershow
Jamie and Adam discuss everything from working with C4, eating fiddlehead ferns, building the foot-stomper in record time, and yearning after aircraft carriers. (And don't miss Jamie's interjection around 4 minutes in.)
MythBusters: C4 No Boom
Will a bullet fired directly at flaming C-4 cause an explosion? What about an incendiary bullet?
MythBusters: Car Chase in the Dark
Can technology work where biology fails? Jessi, Grant and Tory test their syrup-smuggling skills on a darkened go-cart track.
MythBusters: Car Drop MiniMyth
See why this scene of a car being dropped from nearly a mile in the air as a car on the ground races it to the target zone is one of MythBusters executive producer Dan Tapster's faves.
Mythbusters: Car Drop Test
This behind-the-scenes video shows just how complicated crafting the experiment to test the car-drop myth was for Kari Byron, Tory Bellici and Grant Imahara. Watch this video from Discovery Channel's "Mythbusters."
MythBusters: Car Punch High Speed
Watch in super slow motion as the MythBusters take on Hellboy: Is it possible to punch the hood of a moving car with so much force that the vehicle somersaults?
MythBusters: Car Punch Multiangles
Our many cameras show you -- from all angles -- whether it's possible to punch the hood of a moving car with so much force that the vehicle somersaults, a la Hellboy.
MythBusters: Car Skip High-Speed
Watch in slow motion what happened when the MythBusters put the car-skip scene from Cannonball Run to the test.
MythBusters: Cement Build-Up
Is it possible to remove dried cement from the inside of a cement truck using only manual labor? The MythBusters find out, but are not happy about it.
MythBusters: Chicken Gun MiniMyth
We know that chicken carcasses are used to test the durability of airplane windshields. But does it matter if the chicken is frozen? See what the MythBusters initially found in 2004.
MythBusters: Commencement Speech
Adam Savage addresses the University of Twente and shares his surreal experience as a MythBuster.
Mythbusters: Compact-Compact Mash-Up
Our mash-up shows the most dramatic scenes -- including behind-the-scenes footage -- from the tale of a two-truck head-on collision, and the wee car caught in-between.
MythBusters: Concussion Confidential
While Adam Savage builds a rig that can bash a brain, Jamie Hyneman reveals exactly how concussions occur.
MythBusters: Confederate Cannon
Before building their leather cannon, Kari, Grant and Tory experiment with a Confederate cannon known as a Parrott rifle.
MythBusters: Corner-Shot MiniMyth
Kari, Grant and Tory take on the movie Wanted: Can a gun really shoot around a corner?
MythBusters: Counter Intuitive
Do bubbles make a difference to the density of water? Adam does a small-scale experiment to find out if there is any truth behind this myth.
MythBusters: Crazy Stuff
What the CRAZIEST thing the MythBusters have EVER done? Kari Byron takes on a young fan's question at Comic Con 2011.
Mythbusters: Creation of Neck Man
Can glass whipped up by a tornado decapitate a human? Tory Belleci and Kari Byron use a pig to create a scary-looking human analog for the big test.
MythBusters: Cue the Deluge
What happens when you add water to thousands of antacid tablets sealed in a concrete prison? Jamie Hyneman and Adam Savage are on the case.
MythBusters: Curve a Bullet MiniMyth
Watch the Mythbusters examine a mini myth about bullets.
MythBusters: Cut To the Chase
Jamie designs a tire slashing device with the intent of taking out Adam's tires during a car chase.
MythBusters: Daddy Longlegs MiniMyth
Is the daddy longlegs the most poisonous spider in the world? Jamie Hyneman and Adam Savage discover just how venomous your frequent house guest is.
MythBusters: Dangerous Liaisons
Watch as the MythBusters reveal how they stay safe while swimming with sharks and filming a TV show in this video from Discovery Channel.
MythBusters: Date Night
Kari, Grant and Tory discuss how they use their acquired stunt driving skills and who drives the craziest outside of work in the aftershow for the "Date Night" myth.
MythBusters: Debunking the Bunker
Hitler survived a bomb in his conference room, but what if it had detonated in his bunker? Jamie Hyneman and Adam Savage reveal their elaborate test of the Valkyrie myth.
MythBusters: Depth Charge Disaster Aftershow 1
See what a walk-in cooler has to do with the tank Jamie Hyneman built, and watch Adam Savage jinx any future attempt to waterproof ANYTHING.
MythBusters: Depth Charge Disaster Aftershow 2
Adam Savage defends his satisfaction with the Depth Charge Disaster results, then Jamie Hyneman discusses his beret. (Which, when new, can "put Adam off a little bit.")
Mythbusters: Diet Coke and Mentos
Find out the science behind the famously explosive cola-candy combo in this video from Discovery Channel's "Mythbusters."
MythBusters: Dimpled Car MiniMyth
Adam Savage and Jamie Hyneman take the expression "golf-ball effect" on a car to a whole new level ... and are surprised by the results.
MythBusters: Dive to Survive Set-Up
Jamie Hyneman and Adam Savage walk you through the complicated test of whether jumping into water can save you from an explosion, a Hollywood staple.
MythBusters: Do Be So Sensitive
Adam and Jamie use sensitivity sensors to monitor one last blast in the underwater explosion myth.
MythBusters: Dodge a Bullet Aftershow
Jamie Hyneman explains his dodge technique.
MythBusters: Dog Tricks
Join the MythBusters staff backstage as Kari shows off her pet dogs Gertrude and Smash.
MythBusters: Don't THINK!
Jamie and Adam explain their confusion why, during Crash Landing, the plane simulator kept telling them, "Don't THINK." (It's because that's NOT what the plane was saying.)
MythBusters: Dont Quarry About It
In this clip, Adam and Jamie recall some of their best quarry moments.
MythBusters: Dorodungo
Adam Savage and Jamie Hyneman really get down and dirty as they test the delightful idiom that states: You can't polish poop. Learn more in this clip from Discovery's "MythBusters" series.
MythBusters: Drain Disaster
In the aftershow for Drain Disaster, Adam and Jamie answer fan questions from why they didn't visit a sewer themselves, the role of obstacles in the small-scale tests and what fascinated them about this myth.
Mythbusters: Duct Tape Barrier Aftershow
Kari, Grant and Tory respond to questions about Kari's new favorite episode, Duct Tape Hour 2, including why they tested the myth in the first place.
MythBusters: Duct Tape Island
The MythBusters describe their latest duct-tape adventures, which includes repairing an airplane and surviving on a deserted island.
MythBusters: Duct Tape Island Aftershow
Was this episode difficult to film? Did Jamie cheat when making the solar still? Which was the hardest build? And why no duct-tape toilet? Jamie and Adam revisit Duct Tape Island ... and virtual monkeys.
MythBusters: Duct-Tape Plane Aftershow
Did you find this test particularly dangerous? Kari, Grant and Tory address your concerns, revisit their favorite duct-tape myths and reveal THE ONE myth they'd like to retest.
MythBusters: Dust Devil Aftershow
Kari, Grant and Tory discuss dangerous driving, helicopter heights, actual spy drones, bunking in the Black Rock Desert and whether Grant REALLY hit Tory's car by accident.
MythBusters: Dust Storm Folly
Can Grant and Tory safely drive through a simulated dust storm in a tight circle?
MythBusters: Dynamite Ax Aftershow
How could the MythBusters be certain there wasn't any wildlife left in that tree? And did they use for a dynamite substitute? Kari, Grant and Tory explain.
Mythbusters: Eating Contest
Three guys, five powder doughnuts, three minutes and NO lip-licking. Who will win? Watch this video from Discovery Channel's "Mythbusters."
MythBusters: Electromagnetic Turkey
Kari, Grant and Tory see if the heat generated from a TV satellite van can be used to cook a turkey.
MythBusters: Episode 841
What's the worst animal interaction Kari, Grant and Tory have ever had while riding? Did they feel bad killing bugs for the special? The MythBusters answer YOUR questions.
MythBusters: Excavator Exuberance Aftershow
Adam and Jamie reveal what scared -- and what THRILLED -- them about these "surprisingly dangerous" tests, and why they deviated from the original barge-excavator YouTube video.
MythBusters: Excavator Waterboarding High-Speed
Our high-speed footage captures Jamie Hyneman wakeboarding behind an excavator AND gleefully waving his beret ... for the first time ever. (That's right, it's a can't-miss.)
MythBusters: Experimenting With Alcohol
Kari, Grant and Tory test whether heated wine exposed to heat can send the cork flying a distance of one hundred feet.
MythBusters: Expert Sound
The Mythbusters consult an audio expert to discover the secret behind movie sound effects.
MythBusters: Exploding Jawbreaker MiniMyth
Can a heated jawbreaker be more than a sweet treat? Jamie Hyneman and Adam Savage find out what it takes to make this candy explode (reminder: DO NOT try this at home).
Mythbusters: Exploding Lighter
Adam and Jamie are burning to know if disposable lighters can actually explode under the proper conditions.
MythBusters: Exploding Pants
In this clip from Discovery Channel's "MythBusters," the team tests whether or not certain chemicals will make trousers explode.
Mythbusters: Exploding Pants
Wait. What's that sound? Its exploding pants.
MythBusters: Exploding Propane Tank
In this clip from Discovery Channel's "MythBusters," the team tests whether or not shooting a propane tank will trigger an explosion.
MythBusters: Exploding Stomach MiniMyth
Will consuming Diet Coke and Mentos together produce a torn tummy? Kari Byron, Grant Imahara and Tory Belleci take on a viral video.
MythBusters: Exploding Tattoo MiniMyth
Will your tattoo, which contains traces of metal, explode during an MRI? See what Kari Byron, Tory Belleci and Scottie Chapman discovered in 2004.
MythBusters: Exploding Turkey
Tory Belleci cooks up his own version of a holiday turkey...MythBusters style.
MythBusters: Exponential Effect
In exploring whether a prisoner could escape using only a plastic bag, tap water and antacid tablets, Jamie Hyneman and Adam Savage discover the exponential effect of antacids.
MythBusters: Extended V MiniMyth
Could airplanes save fuel by flying in a more realistic -- and safer -- EXTENDED V-formation? See what Kari, Grant and Tory concluded.
MythBusters: Favorite Technologies
Over the years, the MythBusters have built and relied on a LOT of technology. See which items (a flying WHAT?) have been their favorites.
MythBusters: Favorite Tool
Adam Savage shares what his two must-have tools are: the portable band-saw and a multi-tool.
MythBusters: Fever Pitch Aftershow
Jamie Hyneman and Adam Savage reveal whether they get sick more often now that they're famous, and whether the results of this episode changed their behavior at all.
MythBusters: Field Trip!
Based in San Francisco, the MythBusters are no more than a day's drive from any climate they could possibly need. So what necessitated the trip to South AFRICA?
MythBusters: Fire And Ice
Adam, armed with an enormous fire extinguisher, faces off against Jamie's massive flame-thrower.
MythBusters: Fire vs Ice Aftershow
Find out whether Adam was scared when he got engulfed by flames, how many permits it took to build that flamethrower, and who "won" the informal fire vs. ice competition: Adam or Jamie.
MythBusters: Fire-Extinguisher Firepower
After examining the firepower of an average fire extinguisher in a viral video, Adam Savage puts one to the test with very surprising results.
MythBusters: Fireball Stun Gun Aftershow
Adam Savage and Jamie Hyneman address their cameo on CSI, whether viewers can expect future flamethrower myths, the failed pig test and more.
MythBusters: Fireball Stun Gun MiniMyth
Does pepper spray plus stun gun equal fireball, a la CSI? Yup.
MythBusters: Fireworks Man, Aftershow
Did the MythBusters use the biggest fireworks in the United States? Was this myth hard to call? Kari, Grant and Tory answer viewer questions about Fireworks Man.
MythBusters: Fireworks Man, High Speed
Watch in slow motion as Buster is launched by hundreds of powerful fireworks.
MythBusters: Fireworks Man, High Speed 2
High-speed cameras catch the action when hundreds of fireworks attached to Buster are then lit.
Mythbusters: Five Second Rule
We've all heard of the five-second rule, but is there any evidence to back it up? Tune in and learn more in this clip.
MythBusters: Fixing a Flat Aftershow
Adam Savage and Jamie Hyneman admit they missed something BIG in this episode. See what it is (and know that they're sorry).
MythBusters: Flamethrower Fun
Adam Savage unleashes an Army flamethrower on his own cardboard likeness.
MythBusters: Flaming Reel Aftershow
Trust us: You'll learn a TON from this aftershow, from Tory's family background to Kari's hidden stick-shift talents to Grant's fatal error on the fishing boat.
MythBusters: Flight Lesson
Tory Overcomes his fears and does a barrel roll at the same time!
MythBusters: Flip a Car Failures
When testing whether a car can be flipped with one punch (as seen in Hellboy), Kari, Grant and Tory learn that before success often comes failure. Many, many failures.
MythBusters: Flock Formation Aftershow
Was this myth TERRIFYING? Did Grant get sick? Why test the conga line formation? Will commercial planes ever fly in a V? Kari, Grant and Tory answer these questions and more.
MythBusters: Flu Fiction Minimyth
See how far Adam Savage's pseudo snot traveled over a single hour, and be very afraid the next time you're around a sick person.
MythBusters: Flying Anvils
Tory Belleci describes the sport of anvil shooting -- a 2011 Science Channel special he hosted -- and how it produced a horrific scene.
MythBusters: Flying Guillotine ... Ish
In search of the perfect flying guillotine, Kari, Grant and Tory use everything from a bear trap to an air-conditioning duct to build their prototypes. Check out what worked and what didn't.
MythBusters: Flying Guillotine Aftershow
Kung-fu fans Kari, Grant and Tory take you behind the scenes of this pop-culture classic, revealing their prototype close-calls and recreation ... um, issues. Then, find out their WORST subjects in school.
MythBusters: Flying Saucers
What happens when methane catches a spark in a sewer? Watch to see if Jamie and Adam will be able to blow this myth sky high.
MythBusters: Free Energy
Is there a way to get energy for free? MythBusters play with a live power line to find out. File this one under: "Don't try this at home."
Mythbusters: Fruit Stand Angle 1
Grant Imahara and Tory Belleci react to their test of whether a car that crashes into a fruit stand can zoom away unscathed, as it does in Hollywood. Watch this video from Discovery Channel's "Mythbusters."
Mythbusters: Fruit Stand Angle 2
In Hollywood, a car will crash into a fruit stand and continue on its merry way. Fiction ... or fact? Watch this video from Discovery Channel's "Mythbusters."
Mythbusters: Fruit Stand Angle 4
In Hollywood, a car will crash into a fruit stand and continue on its merry way. Fiction ... or fact? Watch this video from Discovery Channel's "Mythbusters."
MythBusters: Fruit Stand Angle 5
See an overhead shot of the MythBusters' test of a familiar Hollywood chase scene: Crashing your car into a fruit stand and continuing merrily on your way.
Mythbusters: Fruit Stand Angle 6
In Hollywood, a car will crash into a fruit stand and continue on its merry way. Fiction ... or fact? Watch this video from Discovery Channel's "Mythbusters."
MythBusters: Fruit Stand High Speed
In Hollywood, a car will crash into a fruit stand and continue on its merry way. Fiction ... or fact? Watch this high-speed video from Discovery Channel's "Mythbusters."
MythBusters: Fun With Gas
"MythBusters" host Adam Savage demonstrates how -- and explains why -- helium makes your voice high pitched, and sulfur hexafluoride makes your voice low. Take a look at this video to learn more about helium and sulfur hexafluoride.
MythBusters: Gas Dog
Does driving with your dog's head sticking out of the window reduce your fuel efficiency? Tory, Kari and Grant put this eco-question to the test in this exclusive webisode.
MythBusters: Gas Room Boom High Speed
See in slow motion the MythBusters' recreation of a scene room "Kiss the Girls": Can milk stop the muzzle flash of a gun from igniting a room full of methane?
MythBusters: Gassy Meat
In this clip from Discovery Channel's "MythBusters" find out what happens when the theory that giving a steak "the bends" will tenderize it is put to the test.
MythBusters: Geometry Rules
Gun angle is key when testing whether a bullet shot at ice will spin, so thank goodness for Tory Belleci's random test.
MythBusters: Goldfish Memory MiniMyth
What is the memory span of the average goldfish? Is it truly only 3 seconds? Jamie Hyneman and Adam Savage go head-to-head in search of the answer.
MythBusters: Good Wood
YOU may see a log, but Jamie Hyneman sees a tire ... an ugly labor-intensive tire, perhaps, but a tire nonetheless.
MythBusters: Grabbing the Shark by the Tail
Watch as the team tests -- carefully -- whether a shark must constantly swim to survive in this video from Discovery Channel's "MythBusters."
MythBusters: Grant Imahara on the Most Disgusting Myth
Far and away, the most DISGUSTING myth Grant Imahara has ever worked on -- and perhaps the most disgusting experience in his LIFE -- is ... well, watch and see.
Mythbusters: Grant Imahara Swearing Test
See Grant. See Grant swear and his face turn purple. Will profanity make him more tolerant of intense pain?
MythBusters: Gratuitious Bugzooka
After filming the Bug Special, Tory, Grant and Tory find themselves with extra bugs, a ballistic gel head and a bazooka gun. What would YOU do?
MythBusters: Great Walrus Tribe
Adam and Jamie reminisce about their coldest and wettest myth.
MythBusters: Grenade Blast Zone
The MythBusters test a grenade blast to see how far away you must be from the explosion for the shockwave to not kill you.
Mythbusters: Guard Dog Steak
Think you can distract a guard dog with a juicy steak? The theory is put to the test Discovery Channel's "Mythbusters."
MythBusters: Gun Cartridge Fuse MiniMyth
The MythBusters find out if two hunters could have used a loaded .22 gun cartridge as a replacement fuse in a truck's ignition, or if it will backfire in all the wrong places.
MythBusters: Guns & Explosives
Kari, Tory and Grant explore the myth that a car collision could set off binary explosives.
MythBusters: Head Rush
Did you know Kari Byron -- the new Mrs. Wizard -- has her own show on Science Channel? Hear more about Head Rush.
MythBusters: Hindenburg
In this clip from Discovery Channel's "MythBusters," the team attempts to determine the actual cause of the Hindenburg disaster.
MythBusters: Hit the Deck MiniMyth
Can you avoid grenade shrapnel by diving to the ground? Find out if "hitting the deck" will save you from a grenade throwing shrapnel at 22,000 feet per second.
MythBusters: Homemade Diamond High Speed
The MythBusters set off on one of their biggest blasts ever in their quest to see whether an intense explosion can instantly convert carbon to diamond.
MythBusters: Homemade Sky Rockets
In order to test the Fireworks Man myth, Kari, Grant and Tory first must custom-build an arsenal of European-strength sky rockets.
Mythbusters: Homemade Surround Speakers
Tory Belleci of Discovery Channel's "Mythbusters" uncovers the truth behind the YouTube viral video phenom. Can you make speakers for less than a dollar using a paper plate, tinfoil, a penny and a tiny jack?
MythBusters: Hot Chile Cures
Kari, Grant and Tory go out for a lunch that redefines hot, and compete to see who can stand the pain in this video from Discovery Channel's "Mythbusters."
Mythbusters: Hound Masking Scent
Can you get away from a bloodhound by masking your scent with coffee and perfume? Discovery Channel's "Mythbusters" tests the theory.
MythBusters: How It All Began
Adam Savage describes how he got his start as a MythBuster in 2002, and why they blow up so much stuff.
MythBusters: Hull to Hull
Which hull shape makes for a better torpedo? A deep V? Or a flat bottom? After weighing the pros and cons, Adam Savage and Jamie Hyneman choose their ... bottoms.
MythBusters: Human Night Vision
Find out how Grant Imahara used the science of human night vision to prepare to drive a go-cart around a pitch-black course.
MythBusters: Hyneman Hazards
Usually you FILL potholes. But in order put his and Adam's makeshift flat-tire fixes to the test, Jamie Hyneman DIGS some. And builds speed bumps. And dumps water. And ...
MythBusters: Hyneman Roulette 6000
Behold the mix of Hoosier ingenuity and utter insanity that is the double-handled pistol used to test the Unarmed and Unharmed myth.
MythBusters: In-House Competition
With Adam already proving that one can wakeboard via excavator, all Jamie had to do is prove he could do it better. (With a beret on.) Check out the results.
MythBusters: Inspiring Kids
Adam and Jamie never set out to inspire or educate kids with their show, but that's what happened.
MythBusters: Insurance No-No
Check out this clip for an exclusive look at the Mythbusters in action.
MythBusters: iOnion
Watch as Grant Imahara takes on the viral video depicting an MP3 player being charged by a white onion/sports drink combo in this video from Discovery Channel's "MythBusters."
MythBusters: Jamie Choo
In order to test whether a person can walk (or run) on water, Jamie Hyneman experimented with several shoe designs. See which didn't make the grade ... or the show.
MythBusters: Jamie DIGS It!
See Jamie Hyneman grin ear-to-ear as he tests out his bubble bike -- a motorcycle with an aerodynamic hood -- as part of the Bike vs. Car myth.
MythBusters: Jamie Hyneman on His Favorite Explosion
To Jamie Hyneman, an explosion is like a fine wine. Find out which he likes the best, and why.
MythBusters: Jamie Hyneman on the Most Disgusting Myth
The unflappable Jamie Hyneman recalls an early myth that made him ... flap. (Hint: It involves something he describes as a "hairy, greasy pudding.")
MythBusters: Jamie Hyneman Pinata
In response to viewer critiques, Adam Savage and Jamie Hyneman take on the car cling myth once more, this time with Adam behind the wheel.
Mythbusters: Jamie Hyneman Swearing Test
Watch unedited footage of the normally immovable Jamie Hyneman experiencing great pain.
Mythbusters: Jamie Man of Steel
Will Jamie Hyneman be able to withstand one minute of increasingly extreme heat before pushing the red button? What do YOU think?
MythBusters: Jamie's Big Balls
May the jokes begin. Jamie Hyneman talks about his labor of love: supersizing a Newton's Cradle with giant steel balls.
MythBusters: Jamie's Solar Still
If you ever find yourself thirsty and deserted on an island when a pallet of duct tape washes ashore, you're in luck. Jamie Hyneman shows you why.
MythBusters: Jet Taxi
In this clip from Discovery Channel's "MythBusters," the team learns how much force it takes for a jet engine to flip a car.
MythBusters: Jumping a Gorge
In this clip, the MythBusters test out whether you could really jump a gorge in a car like the Dukes of Hazzard do.
Mythbusters: Kari - Swearing Test
Does swearing lessen an injured person's pain? Check out this clip as the Mythbusters crew cracks the case.
Mythbusters: Kari Byron on Being a MythBuster
Kari Byron talks about what it's like being the ONLY female MythBuster, and reveals the identity of her number-one fan.
MythBusters: Kari Byron on Costumes
Kari Byron's least favorite MythBusters costume? That smelly silver dress she wore in the James Bond special.
Mythbusters: Kari Byron Swearing Test
Watch Kari bleep a blue streak -- and for a very long time -- in an effort to see whether swearing makes pain more tolerable.
MythBusters: Killer Deck MiniMyth
Is it possible to throw a regular playing card fast enough to inflict bodily harm? Adam Savage and Jamie Hyneman tackle the myth of the Killer Card ... and draw blood.
MythBusters: Killer Laundry MiniMyth
Can your washing machine kill you? Jamie Hyneman, Adam Savage and Buster reveal whether this myth is a laundry load of ... you know what.
MythBusters: Killer Robots!
Amid his colleagues' many jokes about big balls and giant nuts, Grant Imahara describes the Science Channel robot-combat special he hosted.
MythBusters: Large Scale Bubbles
Jamie explains the thought process behind the large scale bubbler build. Adam revisits bad memories involving the irrigation tank.
MythBusters: Lean Pundulum
Kari, Tory and Grant put bed liner to the test in this behind-the-scenes clip involving pendulums, cars and dents.
MythBusters: Leather and Haste
Fact: Jamie Hyneman was riding a motorcycle before he had a driver's license. So, yes, Tablecloth Pull was AWESOME for him, especially when he exceeded 100 mph.
MythBusters: Leather Cannon Lesson
Sure, Kari, Grant and Tory were able to fire their leather cannon ... but would the blast actually HURT anyone?
Mythbusters: Left Hand Turn Aftershow
Grant, Tory and Kari answer viewer questions about the left-hand-turn-only driving myth and other fuel-efficiency experiments they've conducted.
Mythbusters: Lego Ball
Kari Byron, Tory Belleci and Grant Imahara test whether a giant Lego ball can roll down a hill and crush a car, as in the infamous YouTube video. Watch this video from Discovery Channel's "Mythbusters."
MythBusters: Let There Be Light Aftershow
This aftershow begins with, "You guys didn't test the same kind of beaten mirror used in the Mummy; isn't that a problem?" and ends with Jamie revealing his childhood dream. DO NOT MISS IT.
MythBusters: Let's Talk Buoyancy
The MythBusters test buoyancy and explain the science behind why boats float.
MythBusters: Lightning Strikes Twice?
Does lightning really never strike the same place twice? MythBusters Jamie Hyneman and Adam Savage lay doubts about the idiom to rest. Learn more in this clip from Discovery's "MythBusters" series.
MythBusters: Lunar Lunacy
Watch as Kari Byron tries to replicate the NASA footage of a feather and a hammer dropping -- and landing -- at the same time in this video from Discovery Channel's "MythBusters."
MythBusters: Lunber Car
Jamie and Adam test a fan-submitted myth involving 3,000 pounds of building materials, a small car and some twine.
Mythbusters: MacGyver Lock Pick
Will Jamie and Adam be able to channel MacGyver and escape from a locked room within 60 minutes ... with nothing but a light bulb to aid them?
MythBusters: MacGyverror Made
For one -- but ONLY one -- second, Tory Belleci actually thought that the ultralight he, Kari Byron and Grant Imahara had MacGyvered was going to fly.
Mythbusters: Machine of Death
For the Tornado Decapitation myth, Grant Imahara devises a terrifying machine capable of flinging glass at 70 mph.
MythBusters: Mad Men
Did Kari Byron enjoy torturing Tory Belleci and Grant Imahara during the Don't Drive Angry test? Yeah. Kinda.
MythBusters: Mad Trombonist MiniMyth
Ever wonder how much mayhem a firecracker would cause when inserted in a trombone? Wonder no more, courtesy of Jamie Hyneman, Adam Savage and Buster.
MythBusters: Meeting The President
Adam gives an insight into meeting President Obama and his involvement in a special Mythbusters episode.
Mythbusters: Men vs Women
Jamie Hyneman and Adam Savage reveal which gender can withstand pain better. Will women live up to their rep?
MythBusters: Military Consultants
Have the MythBusters ever consulted for the military outside the show? Why, yes. At Comic Con 2011 Jamie Hyneman and Adam Savage gave some examples.
MythBusters: Milk Muzzle Flash
Can milk alone stop a muzzle flash? See the experiment that didn't make the Gas Room Boom episode.
MythBusters: Mini Rig
Tune in for an exclusive clip from Discovery's MythBusters series.
MythBusters: Mona Lisa, Mona Lisa
Watch the robot Jamie Hyneman and Adam Savage built for Nvidia, which paints the Mona Lisa in 80 milliseconds in this video from Discovery Channel's MythBusters.
MythBusters: Most Fun Myth
Adam Savage experiences pain on the Waterslide Wipeout myth, but changes his attitude with the help of the stunt coordinator.
MythBusters: Mounting A Horse
Tori compares the difficulty of mounting a horse while in steel armor and paper armor.
MythBusters: MythBusters Gone Tipsy
Witness Jamie Hyneman giggle as Adam Savage and Kari consume great quantities of alcohol and exchange jokes in the name of science. Learn more in this clip from Discovery's "MythBusters" series.
MythBusters: MythBusters Invasion
Kari, Tory and Grant test a myth involving an exploding wine trunk. Did the wine vapors go to their heads? Decide for yourself in this web-exclusive short.
Mythbusters: MythBusters Watching MythBusters
The cast responds to Jamie eating hot peppers and RoboShark attacking Tory in this video from Discovery Channel's "Mythbusters."
MythBusters: MythBusting While Pregnant
Kari Byron reveals the challenges of being a pregnant MythBuster ... which, as you can imagine, involves vomit.
MythBusters: Nastier Than a Toilet
Adam Savage and Jamie Hyneman collect bacteria samples from keyboards, cell phones and other everyday items to find out if they are truly dirtier than a toilet.
MythBusters: Naval Base Part 1
Check out this unseen MythBusters footage of a naval base
MythBusters: Naval Base Take 2
It's take 2 of the unseen naval base footage from Discovery Channel's MythBusters!
MythBusters: Newton At Work
Grant Imahara and Tory Bellachi explain how Newtons laws relate to a myth about motion and boats.
MythBusters: Newton Confirmed
Kari, Grant and Tory, set up a small scale myth to settle a fansite argument concerning Newton's laws. Mainly, will a boat with producing its own wind source stall?
MythBusters: Newton's Cradle
Using a combination of hardened steel, rebar, concrete and naval buoys, the MythBusters build their very own 20,000 pound Newton Cradle. One false swing would be enough to maim but the key question here is will it work?
MythBusters: Newton's Crane Cradle Aftershow 1
Jamie Hyneman and Adam Savage reveal what went (heartbreakingly) wrong and whether they ever really expected their giant Newton's cradle to work.
MythBusters: Newton's Crane Cradle Aftershow 2
So, why didn't the MythBusters use REAL wrecking balls? How many "Jamie's ball" jokes hit the cutting-room floor? And why didn't Jamie wear a costume at Comic Con? Find out.
MythBusters: No Dodge
Can you dodge a sniper bullet? Jamie gives it a shot.
MythBusters: Nobody Knows Anything
Adam Savage reveals that they really don't know the outcomes of their experiments.
MythBusters: Nonworking Experiments
Adam Savage and Jamie Hyneman have a ready answer for a Comic Con 2011 attendee who wonders whether the MythBusters ever have to redesign their experiments midway through.
MythBusters: Not What It Looks Like
Find out the science behind water being as hard as pavement, then witness the indignities Buster had to endure during the pre-test preparations.
MythBusters: Octopus Pregnancy MiniMyth
Jamie Hyneman and Adam Savage explore the myth of a woman who claimed she swallowed an octopus egg while diving, then gave birth (through C-section) to an eight-legged offspring.
MythBusters: Oil
Check out this clip for an exclusive look at the Mythbusters in action.
Mythbusters: Old Dog and New Tricks
Ever heard the saying, "You can't teach an old dog new tricks?" Watch this clip on Discovery Channel's "Mythbusters" to see if it's true.
Mythbusters: Old Dog New Trick
Assuming that you can teach an old dog new tricks, can you make him show them off in front of an audience? Find out the answer on Discovery Channel's "Mythbusters."
MythBusters: One Vicious Car
Jamie Hyneman begins work on his "tire slasher from hell," recreating gadgetry seen in "Goldfinger" and "The Green Hornet."
MythBusters: Optical Doorway
You may have loved the movie Mission Impossible, but have you ever wondered how they created the Optical Doorway? Find out in this unseen MythBusters footage.
MythBusters: Paper Armor Aftershow
Tory Belleci apologizes for his profanity, but that Hero Pond was REALLY cold. And yes, Grant Imahara lives with robots (don't you?).
MythBusters: Paper Armor? Really?
Ancient Chinese warriors really wore armor made from paper? Yes. Yes, they did.
MythBusters: Paper Crossbow
Is it possible to build a working crossbow entirely from paper, plastic and elastic? Join the Discovery Channel's MythBusters team as they test this myth.
MythBusters: Paperback Rider MiniMyth
See whether Kari Byron, Grant Imahara and Tory Belleci were able to bulletproof a car using nothing but phonebooks.
MythBusters: Passed Out Driver
Can you use a vehicle safely stop another vehicle? Tori and Kari play the roles of passed out drivers while Grant puts his rescue skills as a driver to the test.
Mythbusters: Passing a Guard Dog
Can a disguised person get past a guard dog? Find out the answer on Discovery Channel's "Mythbusters."
MythBusters: Pepper Spray Fireball
Adam Savage and Jamie Hyneman test "nonflammable" pepper sprays, and confirm their suspicion that not all are created equal.
MythBusters: Pest Control
Check out fiery extras from the fire and ice myth in this Mythbusters webisode.
MythBusters: Phantom Power
How much power does your TV use when it's turned off? Tory, Kari and Grant put this eco-question to the test in this exclusive webisode.
MythBusters: Phone Book Freedom Aftershow
Kari Byron reveals how it felt coming back from maternity leave and almost immediately getting to shoot a 50-caliber weapon.
MythBusters: Phonebook Fiction Set-Up
Witness the lowest-tech build in MythBusters history, as Kari, Grant and Tory prepare to test whether a car can be made bulletproof using phonebooks.
MythBusters: Ping-Pong Balls and Sea Otters
A curious sea otter gets in the middle of a MythBusters experiment to raise a sunken boat with ping-pong balls.
MythBusters: Pirate Ball
In this pirate-filled aftershow, Jamie describes his bone-cage design and Adam discusses being pulled over by highway patrol while transporting a car with three-rockets strapped to its roof.
MythBusters: Pirate Pig Splinter Test
Are the splinters from a cannonball's impact more dangerous than the actual cannonball itself? The MythBusters definitively answer this long-standing question.
MythBusters: Plan of Atank
Having learned from a previous tank debacle, Adam Savage and Jamie Hyneman adjust their strategy for Depth Charge Disaster.
MythBusters: Plywood Builder
See what happens when the MythBusters crew recreates the urban myth about a construction worker who saved himself from a fall by "flying" a piece of plywood.
Mythbusters: Propane Rocket
How does a propane tank become a rocket? Let Tory Belleci and Grant Imahara walk you through the process.
MythBusters: Psychic Savage
In this video clip, Adam Savage predicts the outcome of his and Jamie's water heater myth revisit.
MythBusters: Randall's Busters
Step aside, Rob Lee. The MythBusters have a NEW narrator: RANDALL, of YouTube fame. And he's inspired some ... unusual behavior from our stars. [Editor's note: We're kidding, folks. Rob Lee isn't going anywhere.]
MythBusters: Randall's Busters
Step aside, Rob Lee. The MythBusters have a NEW narrator: RANDALL, of YouTube fame. And he's inspired some ... unusual behavior from our stars. [Editor's note: We're kidding, folks. Rob Lee isn't going anywhere.]
MythBusters: Rat-Pee Soda
Are most cans contaminated by rat urine, and if so, is drinking from one fatal ? Adam Savage and Jamie Hyneman put a popular chain letter to the test.
MythBusters: Real Legs
Tune in for an exclusive clip from Discovery's MythBusters series.
MythBusters: Rear Axle MiniMyth
Is it really possible to rip a rear axle off a car by tying it to a pole, as seen in American Graffiti? The MythBusters take on this Hollywood myth.
MythBusters: Red Bazooka Aftershow
Tory, Grant and Kari reveal why they didn't fire the RPG themselves (sadly), how they managed to MISS the Malkovich dummy, and why THEY got this awesome myth vs. Jamie and Adam. (PS, find out what they'd do if they had The Force.)
MythBusters: Relationship With Jamie
Adam Savage describes how he respects and dislikes his co-host, Jamie Hyneman.
MythBusters: Researching The Myths
Adam Savage discusses how they conduct the research for myths and how the experiments could change day to day.
MythBusters: Revenge Of The Myths
Adam and Jamie respond to fan questions related to the water heater cannon and excavator myths, including how what they'd do differently and what they will test next.
MythBusters: Reverse
The team has proven that one car can push a coasting car forward while staying on course but can they do the same in reverse?
MythBusters: Riding the Vortex
Ever wonder why birds fly in V-formation? Kari and Tory get the scientific scoop from Institute of Bird Populations biologist Peter Pyle.
MythBusters: RoboShark
In host Adam Savage's words, this 18-foot star of Shark Week 2008 "is pretty freakin' awesome." Check out this video from Discovery Channel's "MythBusters" to learn more.
MythBusters: Rocket Powered Chevy
Can a rocket powered Chevy actually work? Check out this video from Discovery Channel's "MythBusters" to find out.
MythBusters: Rocket Sled
Kari, Tory and Grant execute their final test in the myth that a car collision could set off binary explosives.
MythBusters: Rocket Sled Angle 3
Adam Savage and Jamie Hyneman use a rocket to test the old tale of a two-truck head-on collision, and the wee car caught in-between, in this video from Discovery Channel's "Mythbusters."
MythBusters: Rocket Sled Angle 4
Adam Savage and Jamie Hyneman use a rocket to test the old tale of a two-truck head-on collision, and the wee car caught in-between, in this video from Discovery Channel's "Mythbusters."
MythBusters: Rocket Sled Angle 5
Adam Savage and Jamie Hyneman use a rocket to test the old tale of a two-truck head-on collision, and the wee car caught in-between, in this video from Discovery Channel's "Mythbusters."
MythBusters: Rocket Sled Reaction
What the heck did Adam Savage and Jamie Hyneman see when testing the compact-car-sandwiched-between-two-trucks-during-a-head-on-collision myth to cause such a reaction?
MythBusters: Rocket Sled Revealed
Jamie and Adam are on a mission to find out just how compact a compact car can get. What happens when they add a little rocket fuel to the mix?
MythBusters: Rocket-Sled Mini Myth
Watch Adam Savage drool as he and Jamie discover just how compact a compact car can get.
MythBusters: Row Skiing MiniMyth
The MythBusters tackle that burning question: Can you water-ski behind a row boat? The answer -- and Jamie Hyneman -- may surprise you.
MythBusters: RPG 101
Can you believe the MythBusters have NEVER BEFORE shot an RPG (rocket-propelled grenade)? Don't miss, in Kari's words, "RPG vs. Trailer Just to See What It Does."
MythBusters: Rube Goldberg Christmas
Adam Savage and Jamie Hyneman celebrate the season by building a special holiday version of a Rube Goldberg machine, powered by Mentos and Coke.
MythBusters: Ruff Readies
For the Bumper Car Myth, the MythBusters call on Road Traffic Collision instructor Marvin Ruff to teach them some "very scary" stock-car racing techniques.
MythBusters: Running Out of Myths
What kind of job security is there in busting myths, especially when you've been at it since 2003? Kari Byron, Tory Belleci and Jamie Hyneman have their say.
Mythbusters: Safety Second
In order to see if a propane tank can become a rocket, Grant Imahara must first remove the safety value. Can you say "big boom"?
MythBusters: Savage Genius
Witness the invention that is Adam Savage's favorite among the many things he's built on the show.
MythBusters: Savage Skillz
Get Adam Savage's views on dogs in sweaters and a sense of his singing skills as he and Jamie Hyneman test whether bikes or cars are better for the environment.
MythBusters: Scientific Data? Really?
Yes. Jamie Hyneman and Adam Savage describe the two fall 2011 myths -- think methane and motorcycles -- whose data will actually be published.
MythBusters: Scream Two
Tory Belleci and Grant Imahara describe how they screamed like babies while testing whether a bird landing on a teetering car can send it falling down a cliff.
MythBusters: Serious Steel
The sparks fly -- and the forklifts groan -- as Tory, Kari and Grant connect two cars in preparation for the tandem-driving myth seen in the movie Date Night.
MythBusters: Seth Rogen Bloopers
You can imagine that when Seth Rogen comes to the MythBusters set, you'll get some pretty hilarious outtakes. Enjoy.
MythBusters: Seth Rogen Reflects
Admitting they "put no thought to reality" when writing the Green Hornet script, Seth Rogen takes you behind the scenes of the MythBusters Green Hornet Special and its surprising results.
MythBusters: Shark Vision
Can sharks really see -- and attack -- prey above the ocean's surface? In this video, the MythBusters team decides to find out.
MythBusters: Shock and Uhhhhh
The myth of a car surviving a drive under a semi seemed simple. The set-up was simple. But getting it to work? Not simple. Not simple at all.
MythBusters: Shock Wave Theory
Could Hilter have survived if the 1944 briefcase bomb was detonated in an enclosed space? Adam Savage tests what happens when shock waves are contained vs. released.
MythBusters: Shockwave Science
Adam Savage builds a bifurcated tank to compare a shockwave's trajectory in water vs. air, part of his test to see whether water can protect you from an explosion.
MythBusters: Shooting Locks
Is it really possible to shoot out a lock like they do in the movies? The MythBusters try their hands at lock shooting in this video clip.
MythBusters: Shooting Positions
Adam and Jamie test out this Hollywood myth to see if all the wild and wacky ways of handling a gun in movies would really make for an accurate shot.
MythBusters: Sinking Titanic MiniMyth
Will a sinking ship suck you down as it sinks? The MythBusters solve this myth once and for all.
MythBusters: Sky Rocket Flight
Kari, Grant and Tory determine the speed and thrust of some powerful consumer fireworks in order to create a control for the Fireworks Man test.
MythBusters: Slap-faced
Tune in for a closer look at MythBusters in this clip from Discovery.
MythBusters: Sleep Science
Compare Tory Belleci's brain waves when he's alert vs. when he's drowsy.
MythBusters: Slicing a Sword
In this clip, the MythBusters find out whether one sword can truly cut another in two.
MythBusters: Slow Starter
Do the new CFL bulbs take longer to turn on than standard incandescent bulbs? Tory, Kari and Grant put this eco-question to the test in this exclusive webisode.
MythBusters: Slow-mo In Action
In the Dodge a Bullet myth, Adam and Jamie attempt to test whether dodging a sniper's bullet by diving out of the way is possible--in hilarious slow-motion.
MythBusters: Small Scale Bus Jump
In order to test the truth of the bus jump from the movie Speed, Tory, Grant and Jessi must first build a perfectly scaled-down replica of the scene.
MythBusters: Small Scale Testing
Adam and Jamie get swinging for science with a giant-sized Newton's Cradle wrecking ball myth.
MythBusters: Small Scale Wheels
Adam experiments with wheel angles in small scale tests to find the smoothest ride.
MythBusters: Small-Scale Sewer
Will a methane explosion in a sewer send a manhole cover sky-high? Before going full-scale, Jamie and Adam give it a go in a small-scale -- and closed -- sewer system.
MythBusters: Small-Scale Skip
In order to test whether a car can bounce across the surface of a pond -- as seen in the Cannonball Run -- Tory Bellici must first go small-scale.
MythBusters: Small-Scale Tree Catapult
Grant, Tory and Jessi perfect their technique before attempting to launch Buster over a "castle" wall in "Conifer Catapult."
MythBusters: Smoke Evasion
Can a spy car escape in a puff of smoke? Jamie Hyneman and Adam Savage put Hollywood on the spot.
MythBusters: Sneezing for Science
Watch Adam Savage sneeze for science as he and Jamie Hyneman explore whether a sneeze can truly travel 100 mph.
MythBusters: Sneezing For Science
Adam Savage and Jamie Hyneman test the effectiveness of different sneeze-stopping techniques.
MythBusters: Snot Meter
Jamie Hyneman experiments with ways to measure the distance of snot expelled by Adam Savage when he sneezes.
Mythbusters: Snotty Savage Set-up
Will a sick and snotty Adam Savage infect his fellow partygoers?
MythBusters: Snow Fun At All
Kari, Grant and Tory brave severe wintery weather to test the spinning bullet myth. In this behind the scenes clip, the Mythbusters experience a wealth of malfunctions and hardship before testing of the myth even begins.
MythBusters: Snow Special
Can the MythBusters with the help of the Telluride ski patrol cause an avalanche? Watch them try.
Mythbusters: Snowplow Split
In Alaska, the MythBusters test whether a car that collides head-on with a snowplow will be split in two from bumper to fender.
MythBusters: So ... Sue Us
Jamie Hyneman and Adam Savage describe how random photos, videos and an Australian TV show informed how they tested Fixing a Flat ... and how a message-board comment forever changed Adam.
MythBusters: Sobering Exercise
Jamie Hyneman observes a drunk Adam Savage test "vigorous exercise" as a sobering technique in this video from Discovery Channel's "MythBusters."
MythBusters: Sounds Bogus
Adam and Jamie answer questions about the Sounds Bogus myth including the filming of the intro and why they opted to punch a pig instead of each other.
MythBusters: Sparks Will Fly
Do stun-gun barbs create potentially flammable sparks, even after becoming embedded in their target? Jamie Hyneman and Adam Savage put CSI to the test.
MythBusters: Spinning Ice Bullet Aftershow
How hard was the Spinning Ice Bullet shoot, and was the frozen lake REALLY necessary? Kari, Grant and Tory debate their answers, then address what they did while on hiatus.
MythBusters: Spy Car 2
Adam and Jamie respond to your questions about the Spy Car episode.
MythBusters: Spy Car Escape Aftershow
Jamie and Adam address why they didn't try hollow spikes or spray the oil, and explain how they built the car springs.
MythBusters: Spy Car Escape MinMyth
See whether Jamie Hyneman's spy-car escape weapon allows him to outrun Adam Savage.
MythBusters: Square Wheels Aftershow
In the Square Wheels Aftershow, Adam and Jamie discuss the worth of square wheels, the difficulty they faced with steering and a square-wheeled motorcycle.
MythBusters: Steak Dinner
A Mythbusters countdown wouldn't be complete without an explosion. Which myth combining water and explosives made the cut and why does it have to do with a steak dinner?
MythBusters: Steam Powered
Adam and Jamie remember building the steam-powered machine gun.
Mythbusters: Stone Cold Sober MiniMyth
Jamie Hyneman and Adam Savage test various getting-sober techniques, including drinking coffee, getting slapped in the face, dunking oneself in ice water and exercising vigorously.
MythBusters: Success In The Cold
The Mythbusters risk hypothermia to test the spinning bullet myth. After several failures, will Tory's idea of changing the angle yield the results they want?
MythBusters: Super Sniper
Holy cow. Watch Dave Liwanag -- a U.S. Army sniper for more than 30 years and the man the MythBusters turned to for the Dodge a Bullet test -- shoot an apple from 300 yards away.
MythBusters: Super-Charged Car Skip
Can a full-size car really skip over water like in the movie Cannonball Run? Tory, Jesse and Grant put their super-charged car to the test.
MythBusters: Super-Sized Snowplow Split Tease
In their revisit of this myth, Tory, Grant and Kari unleash 12 rockets and 75,000 pounds of thrust on an unsuspecting car. Will it be split in two THIS time?
MythBusters: Surprise Toothbrush MiniMyth
Do the bristles from your wet toothbrush provide an ideal surface for bacteria to develop ... especially given your nearby toilet? Find out ... if you dare.
MythBusters: Swimming In Circles
Could you swim in a straight line if blindfolded? Watch the MythBusters in action to find out.
MythBusters: Swimming in Syrup MiniMyth
Can you swim as fast in 12,000 gallons of syrup as you can in water? Jamie Hyneman and Adam Savage swim for science.
MythBusters: Swinging for Science
Rather than go straight to full-scale with the wrecking-ball Newton's Cradle, Adam Savage first examines how energy transfer works in small-scale. (Turns out it's way cool.)
MythBusters: Tasers in the Morning
It's never a dull morning at the MythBusters' office -- especially not when the staff discovers a taser. Check out this clip to learn more about the effects of tasers.
Mythbusters: Teaching Tricks to Old Dogs
Ever heard the saying, "You can't teach an old dog new tricks"? Watch this clip on Discovery Channel's "Mythbusters" to see if it's true.
MythBusters: That Uh Oh Feeling
Even the MythBusters get scared, especially when diving in waters "boiling" with sharks. Check out this video from Discovery Channel for a closer look.
MythBusters: The Endless Coast
How long does it take for a fully coasting car to go from 35 mph to a full stop? What the MythBusters discovered during their benchmark-setting just may surprise you.
MythBusters: The Final Distance
Jamie explains how sniping works.
MythBusters: The Fortunes of Fame
Watch as Jamie Hyneman and Adam Savage discuss the new experiences their MythBusters celebrity has brought them. Learn more in this clip from Discovery's "MythBusters" series.
MythBusters: The Funny One
Adam Savage explains how it's no coincidence that he's "the funny one" of the duo.
MythBusters: The Great Outdoors
The MythBusters try to navigate the great outdoors with very limited sight, while attempting to walk in a straight line.
MythBusters: The Setup
Kari, Grant and Tory go full-scale to test if dynamite arrows can split a tree in half.
MythBusters: The Sound of Failure
See what happens when Adam Savage and Jamie Hyneman think like ancient archaeologists -- and summer blockbuster heroes -- tasked with exploring a deep, dark underground tomb.
MythBusters: The Treacherous Toilet
Little did Jamie Hyneman know that replicating the infamous Lethal Weapon "toilet bomb" scene could cause such pain, not to mention serious medical issues.
MythBusters: Theres Your Problem
Adam and Jamie test the square-wheeled truck for the first time. Things seem to be going better than expected until the truck loses a wheel.
MythBusters: Third Time Charm
Adam and Jamie run into difficulties with the incendiary torpedo myth before finally getting the results they've been looking for and then some.
MythBusters: Tiny Bubbles In The Pool
Adam goes swimming for science. In typical Mythbusters fashion, Jamie and Adam ramp up the test and crank the compressor to maximum power to test whether or not it's possible to swim in bubbly water.
MythBusters: TNT Party
In this webisode, the MythBusters crew attempts to learn how much TNT it takes to produce a surfable wave. Check out this clip to learn more about underwater explosions.
MythBusters: Toaster Tricks
The Mythbusters test a movie myth involving toasters, gas and explosions. Jamie Hyneman hotwires a toaster.
MythBusters: Toilet Bomb Aftershow
Jamie and Adam address the testing of "old, crap" movies, non-numb legs, cast-iron bathtubs, vaporized toilets and perhaps MOST importantly, their favorite Mel Gibson movie.
MythBusters: Torpedo Tastic Aftershow 1
Revealed: Yes, Jamie Hyneman and Adam Savage were frustrated working with the torpedoes, and yes, they were worried they'd get bonked.
MythBusters: Torpedo Tastic Aftershow 2
In part 2 of the aftershow, Jamie Hyneman and Adam Savage address a criticism that their conclusion was not objective and debate whether magic myths are appropriate MythBusters fare.
MythBusters: Torpedo Tastic High Speed
Watch the incendiary torpedo slam into the side of a boat with all the glory of a high speed camera.
MythBusters: Torpedo Tweaks
In this deleted scene, Jamie Hyneman and Adam Savage test -- and tweak -- their ancient torpedo prototypes. See which design was closer to perfect right off the bat.
MythBusters: Tory and Kari on the Funniest Myth
Find out how a pig's tongue, vomit and tarantula poop figure into Kari Byron and Tory Belleci's funniest MythBusters moments.
MythBusters: Tory Belleci in Haiti
Tory Belleci takes you inside the orphanage he visited while volunteering in post-earthquake Haiti during his break from filming MythBusters.
MythBusters: Tory Belleci on Being a Stuntman
Resident fall-guy Tory Belleci reveals his surprising inner feelings about his years of mythbusting stunt work.
MythBusters: Tory Get Attacked
Tory suits up in style with bed liner while mentally preparing himself to be attacked by a dog.
MythBusters: Tory Rides Again
Kari and Grant watch Tory ride a jet-powered skateboard. Will it be a repeat of the infamous bike incident or will Tory redeem himself?
MythBusters: Tough as Bottles
Before whacking Adam Savage in the head with a beer bottle, Jamie Hyneman first tests his bash technique on a dummy ... with very surprising results.
MythBusters: Tough Stuff
Tory Belleci doesn't want to give any conclusions away, but while testing whether truck-bed liners can stop an animal attack ... well, cars got crashed.
Mythbusters: Tricking A Guard Dog
Is it possible to sneak past a guard dog? Find out if a disguise will trick a guard dog on Discovery Channel's "Mythbusters."
MythBusters: Triple Ricochet
Tune in for an exclusive, behind-the-scenes look at the MythBusters crew as they conduct experiments.
MythBusters: Two Guns, Two Targets
Like a lethal game of patting your head and rubbing your belly, the Mythbusters try their hands at using two guns to shoot at two separate targets.
MythBusters: Ultralight
Is it possible to land an ultralight without the engine running? Watch as the MythBusters gang puts MacGyver's home-made ultralight design to the test in this webisode.
MythBusters: Um, Awkward!
There was no way around it: In order to test the "toilet bomb" myth from Lethal Weapon, Jamie Hyneman and Adam Savage had to get REALLLLLLY up close and personal.
MythBusters: Underwater Armor
Adam Savage unveils his unorthodox gear while Jamie Hyneman muses on the "prettiness" of sharks in this video from Discovery Channel's "MythBusters."
MythBusters: Vector Vengeance Set-Up
Will an object fired backward from a vehicle moving forward simply fall straight to the ground? Kari, Grant and Tory take on a "thought experiment."
MythBusters: Viewer Suggestions
Find out how many of the myths the MythBusters tackle actually come from YOU.
MythBusters: Violence of the Hams
In support of the Bottle Bash myth, a pig stand-in helps Adam Savage determine how fast he needs to swing a beer bottle in order to get it to break.
MythBusters: Wacky Jacky
To put the flaming-reel myth to the test, Tory, Kari and Grant got up at the crack of dawn. See what greeted them when they arrived at Fisherman Wharf.
MythBusters: Waiting Game
In their revisit of the original myth, Jamie Hyneman and Adam Savage must wait -- and wait ... and wait -- for their water heater to heat up to the point of explosion.
MythBusters: Water Stun Gun
Watch as Jamie Hyneman and Adam Savage's many failed attempts to replicate a water-driven electric stun gun leads them to one of the world's largest Tesla coils in this video from Discovery Channel's "MythBusters."
MythBusters: Water Torture
Can someone be tortured by water? Several of the crew from MythBusters would say, "absolutely."
MythBusters: Water vs. Pavement Aftershow
In the aftershow of Water vs. Pavement, the Mythbusters answer fans' questions.
MythBusters: Waterslide Wipeout
One of the most memorable water myths has to be waterslide wipeout. Adam talks about hitting the bulls eye after launching himself down a massive waterslide.
Mythbusters: Waterslide Wipeout Aftershow
Was it painful hitting the water? Why did Jamie bother jumping? What about a MythBusters theme park? Jamie and Adam reflect on the making of Waterslide Wipeout.
Mythbusters: Waterslide Wipeout, Angle 5
See Adam. See Adam fly.
MythBusters: Waxing Tory
Did leg-hair friction skew the MythBusters' Knock Your Socks Off results? Tory submits to a painful waxing to see.
MythBusters: What a Drag
If a fish on your line swims fast enough, will your rod burst into flames? A star drag reel gives Grant, Kari and Tory hope through some surprisingly hot results.
MythBusters: Wheel of MythFortune Aftershow 1
Jamie and Adam answer: What is Jamie's favorite game show? What's up with the red suit? Did Adam shoot better than Jamie because of his age? Are mini myths preferable to full myths? What do the MythBusters think of Penn and Teller?
MythBusters: Wheel of MythFortune Aftershow 2
Kari, Grant and Tory take on punny titles, meaty vs. mini, hitting the deck and Flaming Tire fears. Then, perhaps most importantly, they reveal which superpower they'd want if given the choice.
MythBusters: Wheely Difficult
Trying to fit a round tire on a square wheel may sound simple, but let's just say it's not ... not even for Jamie Hyneman and Adam Savage.
MythBusters: When Tory Met Grant
Tory Belleci and Grant Imhara go WAY back. Hear the story of -- and see the photos from -- their early ILM model-making days, which included work on Star Wars Episode 1.
MythBusters: White House Crashers
Jamie Hyneman and Adam Savage attend President Obama's unveiling of the "Educate to Innovate" initiative designed to improve science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) education for U.S. children.
MythBusters: Whup Wahhh!
Get reacquainted with the awesome -- and we do mean awesome -- powers of the explosive called C4, courtesy of Adam Savage.
MythBusters: Why M5?
Find out why Jamie Hyneman named his special-effects shop "M5 Industries" and why Adam Savage wants his $50, thank you very much.
MythBusters: Wine Not?
Could an on-fire wine truck start shooting out corks? Domaine Carneros Winery's Eileen Crane gives Kari Byron her expert opinion.
Mythbusters: Wood Pulp Strength
Is frozen wood pulp and water, a mix called Pykrete, strong enough to build a boat? Mythbusters Adam Savage and Jamie Hyneman test this World War II myth.
MythBusters: You Light Up My Tomb
Find out whether you should reach for polished metal or a glass mirror next time you're exploring a deep underground tomb without a flashlight.
MythBusters: YouTube Challenge
Watch as Adam Savage and Jamie Hyneman explain how you can suggest for a viral video to be busted on "MythBusters."
MythBusters: Zombie Dog
Witness Kari Byron create Zombie Dog, part of her test to see if falling turkeys are harmful to small pets.
Shark Week: How Sharks Grow
The MythBusters attempt to discover a method to accurately guage a shark's size by simply looking at it.
Shark Week: Shark Skin vs. Sandpaper
The MythBusters see if shark skin really is equivalent to sandpaper.
Shark Week: Sharks and Detecting Blood
The MythBusters find out if a shark really can detect a single drop of blood in a large pool of water.
Sniper Scope Revisited
Mythbusters Jamie and Adam redo their sniper scope myth test according to fan specifications.
Toyota Prius: Biodegradable Plastics Advertisement
Aside from being delicious, corn, potatoes, sugarcane and yams can all be used to produce biodegradable plastics. Join the crew of MythBusters as they break down the science behind the biodegradable plastics used in the Toyota Prius.
Toyota Prius: Solar Panel Advertisement
The Toyota Prius is chock-full of technological innovations, and they don't stop at the hybrid engine. Join the crew of MythBusters as they take a closer look at Toyota's solar-powered ventilation system
Unchained Reaction: Freeman Space Boat
Jamie and Adam watch and add input as the Freeman team argues about how best to proceed in the Space Boat build.
Unchained Reaction: Missing Link Reveal
With only one day left, the teams scramble to finish their builds and a curveball from Adam and Jamie complicates things.
Unchained Reaction: T-5 Catapult
Team T-5 decides to build a catapult as a creative method of releasing the lanterns.
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