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MythBusters
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Cast of 'MythBusters'

  • Adam Savage
  • Jamie Hyneman

MythBusters

So exactly how hard is it to find a needle in a haystack, anyway? And can water dripping on your forehead really drive you nuts? Those are the kinds of questions, myths and urban legends that are put to the test in this humorous series that seeks to find out which myths are true and which are not.

Premiere:
Jan 23, 2003
Original Network:
The Discovery Channel
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Square Wheels

S08, E23  (First Aired: Apr. 8, 2012)
Adam and Jamie try to reinvent the wheel; a date night movie myth.
  • Sun 6/26
  • 7:00PM-8:00PM
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Duct Tape Hour

(First Aired: Sep. 6, 2013)
The team rolls out the sticky carpet for the most versatile implement in the toolbox while tackling a trio of tall tales about duct tape.
  • Sun 6/26
  • 8:00PM-9:00PM
  • 170
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Traffic Tricks

S09, E33  (First Aired: Aug. 7, 2014)
Questions about congestion; testing shockwave jams; roundabout vs. four-way stop sign; driving or flying; changing lanes.
  • Sun 6/26
  • 9:00PM-10:01PM
  • 170
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Hollywood Car Crash Cliches

S09, E21  (First Aired: Jan. 18, 2014)
Hollywood crash clichés; driving through glass; plowing throw traffic; firing an RPG at an SUV.
  • Sun 6/26
  • 10:01PM-11:02PM
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Duct Tape Hour

(First Aired: Sep. 6, 2013)
The team rolls out the sticky carpet for the most versatile implement in the toolbox while tackling a trio of tall tales about duct tape.
  • Sun 6/26
  • 11:02PM-12:02AM
  • 170
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Traffic Tricks

S09, E33  (First Aired: Aug. 7, 2014)
Questions about congestion; testing shockwave jams; roundabout vs. four-way stop sign; driving or flying; changing lanes.
  • Mon 6/27
  • 12:02AM-1:03AM
  • 170
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Hollywood Car Crash Cliches

S09, E21  (First Aired: Jan. 18, 2014)
Hollywood crash clichés; driving through glass; plowing throw traffic; firing an RPG at an SUV.
  • Mon 6/27
  • 1:03AM-2:04AM
  • 170
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Square Wheels

S08, E23  (First Aired: Apr. 8, 2012)
Adam and Jamie try to reinvent the wheel; a date night movie myth.
  • Mon 6/27
  • 2:04AM-3:04AM
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Paper Crossbow

S04, E05  (First Aired: Jan. 11, 2006)
Adam and Jamie try to make a deadly weapon out of newspaper and underwear. Hosts: Jamie Hyneman and Adam Savage.
  • Wed 6/29
  • 6:00AM-7:00AM
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Elevator of Death

S03, E04  (First Aired: Oct. 6, 2004)
Hosts test urban legends: falling elevator; homemade levitation machine.
  • Wed 6/29
  • 7:00AM-8:00AM
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22,000 Foot Fall

S04, E30  (First Aired: Dec. 13, 2006)
Jamie and Adam detonate their largest explosion to test a World War II myth.
  • Wed 6/29
  • 8:00AM-9:00AM
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Confederate Steam Gun

S05, E25  (First Aired: Dec. 5, 2007)
Adam and Jamie test a mythical Confederate weapon; Kari, Grant and Tory try to beat a lie detector.
  • Wed 6/29
  • 9:00AM-10:00AM
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Buster Special

S03, E13  (First Aired: Feb. 2, 2005)
Buster's greatest moments from the show, ranging from the elevator of death to the bridge jump. Hosts: Jamie Hyneman and Adam Savage.
  • Wed 6/29
  • 10:00AM-11:00AM
  • 170
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Bullets Fired Up

S04, E11  (First Aired: Apr. 19, 2006)
Adam and Jamie test to see if bullets fired up in the air can kill when falling back to earth.
  • Wed 6/29
  • 11:00AM-12:00PM
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Shattering Subwoofer

S04, E19  (First Aired: Aug. 16, 2006)
Can a car stereo destroy a car with just sound?; Australian tall tales.
  • Wed 6/29
  • 12:00PM-1:00PM
  • 170
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Breaking Glass

S03, E25  (First Aired: May. 18, 2005)
Glass is put to the test by a singer; building an explosive jet engine from vacuum cleaner parts. Hosts: Jamie Hyneman and Adam Savage.
  • Wed 6/29
  • 1:00PM-2:00PM
  • 170
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Exploding Lighter

S04, E26  (First Aired: Nov. 1, 2006)
Jamie and Adam test the explosiveness of a butane lighter.
  • Wed 6/29
  • 2:00PM-3:00PM
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Killer Tissue Box

S03, E30  (First Aired: Aug. 3, 2005)
The dangers of a tissue box in a car crash; the team tests whether an archer can split an arrow with another arrow.
  • Wed 6/29
  • 3:00PM-4:00PM
  • 170
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Ming Dynasty Astronaut

S03, E11  (First Aired: Dec. 5, 2004)
The ``Ming Dynasty Astronaut'' myth is tested with an explosive launch into space; Adam and Jamie search for free energy.
  • Wed 6/29
  • 4:00PM-5:00PM
  • 170
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Myths Reopened

S04, E12  (First Aired: Apr. 26, 2006)
Jamie and Adam revisit the cases of the split arrow, the Confederate rocket and the bulletproof water.
  • Wed 6/29
  • 5:00PM-6:00PM
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More Myths Reopened

S05, E07  (First Aired: Mar. 21, 2007)
Some myths go under the microscope for the second time.
  • Wed 6/29
  • 6:00PM-7:00PM
  • 170
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Flying Guillotine

S08, E17  (First Aired: Oct. 26, 2011)
Taking on the military myth that it's safe to use the explosive C4 as a cooking fuel as long as you don't drop anything on it; Chinese martial arts myth.
  • Fri 7/1
  • 7:00PM-8:00PM
  • 170
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Duct Tape: The Return

(First Aired: Mar. 6, 2016)
Attempting to save a Buster's life with their favorite mechanical cure all: Duct Tape.
  • Fri 7/1
  • 8:00PM-9:01PM
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Flying Guillotine

S08, E17  (First Aired: Oct. 26, 2011)
Taking on the military myth that it's safe to use the explosive C4 as a cooking fuel as long as you don't drop anything on it; Chinese martial arts myth.
  • Sat 7/2
  • 2:06AM-3:06AM
  • 170
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Exploding Steak

S06, E02  (First Aired: Aug. 6, 2008)
Jamie and Adam try to tenderize steak with explosives and test to see if a motorist uses more fuel when driving under stress.
  • Sun 7/3
  • 6:00AM-7:00AM
  • 170
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Moonshine Myths

S09, E20  (First Aired: Jan. 11, 2014)
Testing an exploding still; using ``hooch'' to fuel an unmodified car.
  • Sun 7/3
  • 7:00AM-8:00AM
  • 170
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Exploding Water Heater

S05, E21  (First Aired: Nov. 7, 2007)
Jamie and Adam test whether the steam a water heater creates can blast it through a roof.
  • Sun 7/3
  • 8:00AM-9:00AM
  • 170
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Cannonball Chemistry

S09, E06  (First Aired: Nov. 11, 2012)
Adam and Jamie test whether a mattress can really cushion a watery wipe out; Kari, Tory and Grant tackle a blast from the past as they test if cannonballs made of stone can really cause carnage.
  • Sun 7/3
  • 9:00AM-10:00AM
  • 170
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Confederate Rocket

S04, E01  (First Aired: Oct. 26, 2005)
Investigating the possibility of a Civil War steam-powered short-range missile.
  • Sun 7/3
  • 10:00AM-11:00AM
  • 170
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Exploding Bumper

S06, E19  (First Aired: May. 13, 2009)
The teams test two myths of locomotion from the reliable horse to the sometimes-unreliable motor car.
  • Sun 7/3
  • 11:00AM-12:00PM
  • 170
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Painting With Explosives; Bifurcated Boat

S09, E17  (First Aired: Jun. 26, 2013)
Snowflake of death; painting a room with a boom; the bifurcated boat myth.
  • Sun 7/3
  • 12:00PM-1:00PM
  • 170
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Myth Revolution

S05, E19  (First Aired: Sep. 5, 2007)
Kari, Tory and Grant put a radio-frequency identification conspiracy theory to the test; Adam and Jamie test two myths about weapons.
  • Sun 7/3
  • 1:00PM-2:00PM
  • 170
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JATO Rocket Car: Mission Accomplished?

S09, E09  (First Aired: May. 1, 2013)
The 10th anniversary starts off with the busting of JATO rocket car.
  • Sun 7/3
  • 2:00PM-3:00PM
  • 170
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Air Cylinder Rocket

S04, E24  (First Aired: Oct. 18, 2006)
Adam and Jamie test if a cracked valve on a compressed-air cylinder can blast through a cinder-block wall.
  • Sun 7/3
  • 3:00PM-4:00PM
  • 170
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Drain Disaster

S08, E18  (First Aired: Nov. 2, 2011)
A test to determine if lighting combustible sewer gas will turn a manhole cover into a missile; putting a truck bedliner to the test.
  • Sun 7/3
  • 4:00PM-5:00PM
  • 170
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Household Disasters

S09, E29  (First Aired: Jul. 17, 2014)
Testing household myths; exploding a vacuum cleaner with black powder; sunscreen scorching skin; piano through a roof; exploding water heater extinguishing fire.
  • Sun 7/3
  • 5:00PM-6:00PM
  • 170
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Accidental Ammo

S10, E09  (First Aired: Aug. 1, 2015)
Ballistic backyard bedlam; glass guillotine; accidental ammunition.
  • Sun 7/3
  • 6:00PM-7:00PM
  • 170
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Driven to Destruction

S11, E04  (First Aired: Jan. 30, 2016)
Adam and Jamie destroy cars using a vacuum cleaner and a massive amount of C4.
  • Sun 7/3
  • 7:00PM-8:00PM
  • 170
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Torpedo Tastic

S08, E05  (First Aired: May. 4, 2011)
Adam and Jamie search for the truth behind a report that the world's first torpedo hit a boat 800 feet away.
  • Sun 7/3
  • 8:00PM-9:01PM
  • 170
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Blow It Out the Water

S10, E07  (First Aired: Jul. 18, 2015)
Adam and Jamie blow up a boat with 1,000 lbs. of high explosive; homemade machine gun from the ``Breaking Bad'' finale.
  • Sun 7/3
  • 9:01PM-10:02PM
  • 170
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Rocketmen

S11, E07  (First Aired: Feb. 20, 2016)
Adam and Jamie test explosive technology.
  • Sun 7/3
  • 10:02PM-11:03PM
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Torpedo Tastic

S08, E05  (First Aired: May. 4, 2011)
Adam and Jamie search for the truth behind a report that the world's first torpedo hit a boat 800 feet away.
  • Sun 7/3
  • 11:03PM-12:04AM
  • 170
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Blow It Out the Water

S10, E07  (First Aired: Jul. 18, 2015)
Adam and Jamie blow up a boat with 1,000 lbs. of high explosive; homemade machine gun from the ``Breaking Bad'' finale.
  • Mon 7/4
  • 12:04AM-1:05AM
  • 170
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Rocketmen

S11, E07  (First Aired: Feb. 20, 2016)
Adam and Jamie test explosive technology.
  • Mon 7/4
  • 1:05AM-2:06AM
  • 170
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Driven to Destruction

S11, E04  (First Aired: Jan. 30, 2016)
Adam and Jamie destroy cars using a vacuum cleaner and a massive amount of C4.
  • Mon 7/4
  • 2:06AM-3:06AM
  • 170
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(First Aired: Jan. 23, 2003)
Hosts test urban legends.
  • Fri 7/8
  • 4:00PM-5:00PM
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