MythBusters

2003, TV Show

Full Episodes(239)

Latest Episode: Household Disasters

Jul 17, 2014 Season 16 Episode 2 watch on (Paid)

The MythBusters test household myths: Could a vacuum cleaner explode while sucking up black powder? Could sunscreen scorch your skin? Could a piano crash through your roof? And finally could an exploding water heater extinguish a house fire?

Hollywood on Trial

May 12, 2005 Season 4 Episode 32

The MythBusters want to know --scratch that, they need to know-- just how Hollywood pulls off some of their most spectacular stunts and eye-popping effects. In addition, revisit a collection of Hollywood's biggest big screen myths from previous shows.
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Shop 'til You Drop

Mar 30, 2005 Season 4 Episode 31

Find out where to source an aircraft toilet, a dead pig, four cement trucks, or clothing fit for a Ming Dynasty astronaut. Adam and Jamie reveal their favorite secret shopping locations. Sit back and enjoy as Adam and Jamie shop till they drop.
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22,000 Foot Fall

Dec 13, 2006 Season 4 Episode 30

Jamie and Adam take the plunge on a myth that originated in WWll and detonate the biggest explosion in MythBusters history! In the meantime, the light and shade to the biggest MythBusters explosion ever is provided by Light's ON/OFF.
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Firearms Folklore

Dec 06, 2006 Season 4 Episode 29

Just when you think Adam and Jamie have tested every gun legend in history, they come up with three more myths. Meantime, Kari, Grant and Tori go to great lengths to see whether mankind's first and simplest tool could be far more dangerous than you think.
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Anti-Gravity Device

Nov 30, 2006 Season 4 Episode 28

Christmas comes once a year, but not on Mythbusters! They just can't wait for the silly season. And can you simply turn off gravity with the flick of a switch? Kari, Grant, and Tori test the claims of several anti-gravity devices.
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Exploding Lighter

Nov 01, 2006 Season 4 Episode 27

Jamie and Adam have a gas exploring the myth of the 'Exploding Lighter' -- that a small, disposable butane lighter can suddenly ignite with the force of several sticks of dynamite.
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More Myths Revisited

Nov 01, 2006 Season 4 Episode 26

Myths Revisited offers Jamie and Adam the chance to clear their name! Returning to the most controversial myths, they repeat them to see if their original answer was genuine or bogus.
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Air Cylinder Rocket

Oct 18, 2006 Season 4 Episode 25

In Air Cylinder Rocket, Adam and Jamie test the myth known to every high school metal-shop teacher: can a cracked valve on a compressed-air cylinder actually blast the tank right through a cinder-block wall?
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Concrete Glider

Oct 18, 2006 Season 4 Episode 24

Adam and Jamie test the old engineering challenge; like a lead balloon, you can't make a concrete glider fly. And there's nothing like a challenge to focus these Mythbusters' massive minds!
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Killer Cable Snaps

Oct 11, 2006 Season 4 Episode 23

Jamie and Adam explore the theory that if a high tension cable snaps it can slice a person in two. Also, Tory and Kari explore the myth of 'archaeo-accoustics,' that ancient pottery contains sounds from the past and can be played back and heard today.
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Diet Coke and Mentos

Aug 10, 2006 Season 4 Episode 22

Adam and Jamie are trying to figure out the theory behind the chaos when diet cola and mentos mix. Inspired by an Internet phenomenon, The Mythbusters take on the controversy surrounding these fizzy fountains.
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Earthquake Machine

Aug 31, 2006 Season 4 Episode 21

Adam and Jamie take on one of the greatest scientist/inventor and myth creator legends of all time, Nikolai Tesla and his Earthquake Machine. Tory and Kari investigate a lethal lava lamp.
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Deadly Straw

Sep 06, 2006 Season 4 Episode 20

Jamie and Adam answer the burning barnyard myth - can a hurricane blow the feathers off a chicken? Meanwhile, Grant, Tory and Kari embrace their sadistic sides and turn the workshop into a horticultural house of horrors.
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Shattering Subwoofer

Aug 16, 2006 Season 4 Episode 19

On this episode the guys ask, can a car stereo destroy a car with just sound? Adam and Jamie pump up the bass to find out. And the Tory, Kari, and Grant hit the road to take on two tall tales from down under.
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Crimes and Myth-demeanors 2

Aug 23, 2006 Season 4 Episode 18

In Crimes and Myth-demeanors, the team is going up against the latest real-world alarm solutions to see whether they can live up to their claims.
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Crimes and Myth-demeanors 1

Jul 12, 2006 Season 4 Episode 17

It's Great Hollywood Heists as Adam and Jamie once again put movie myths to the test in a story so big it covers two episodes. Are Hollywood heists complete hocus pocus or can they really crack the tightest security systems in the world?
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Killer Whirlpool

Jul 26, 2006 Season 4 Episode 16

Everyone's going round in circles. Adam and Jamie get sucked in by a famous nautical myth-tery about killer whirlpools. Tory, Kari and Grant are in over their heads, snowed under by a snowplow.
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Steam Cannon

Jul 19, 2006 Season 4 Episode 15

In Archimedes Steam Cannon the results are truly spectacular as Adam and Jamie build the mother of all cannons . While in Breakfast Cereal, an eating competition with a difference beckons as Adam and Jamie put Mrs. Savage to the test!
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Exploding Pants

May 10, 2006 Season 4 Episode 14

Tory, Kari, and Grant investigate a fashion disaster when farmers' trousers suddenly explode. In the Great Gas Conspiracy, Adam and Jamie investigate whether the gas and car companies deliberately make gas guzzling cars to increase profits.
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Mind Control

May 03, 2006 Season 4 Episode 13

Adam and Jamie attempt to blow open a home improvement myth with dynamite. The 3 Mythkateers tackle mind control by manipulating someone's mind remotely.
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Water Stun Gun

Apr 26, 2006 Season 4 Episode 12

Secret agents are rumored to know how to convert a stun gun to water power, sending Jamie and Adam on a shocking search for the truth.
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Phone Book Friction

Apr 19, 2006 Season 4 Episode 11

A fan video inspires Jamie and Adam to test the theory that you can't pull apart two interlaced phone books, and a (fake) shark blows up real good.
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Viral Hour

Mar 25, 2006 Season 4 Episode 10

Everybody loves viral videos! They're hilarious, shocking and astounding, but Adam and Jamie want to know if they're the real deal.
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Franklin's Kite

Mar 08, 2006 Season 4 Episode 9

Testing the model of Ben Franklin for electricity and whether it can survive a manmade lightning strike of a million volts. Investigating the 2 top requested facts about flatulence.
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Helium Football

Feb 01, 2006 Season 4 Episode 8

In Helium Football, Adam and Jamie test out a myth that footballs filled with helium will fly further and hang longer than ones filled with regulation air. In Catching a Bullet in your teeth, the build team undertake tests in the firing line.
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Airplane on a Conveyor Belt

Jan 25, 2006 Season 4 Episode 7

After flying with radio-control planes and messing around with roaches, Jamie and Adam turn to something really juvenile: fraternity pranks.
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Shredded Plane

Jan 18, 2006 Season 4 Episode 6

In Shredded plane, Adam and Jamie investigate the cause of a shredded airplane. The other members put their survival skills to the test in Firestarter.
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Superhero Hour

Jan 11, 2006 Season 4 Episode 5

Jamie and Adam take on superheroes, or at least their superpowers. Can the MythBusting duo use their wits to create a few of their own?
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Seasickness - Kill or Cure

Nov 16, 2005 Season 4 Episode 4

Can electric shock therapy or homeopathic tongue tinglers cure seasickness? Does driving your pickup with the tailgate down save money? Can shoving your fingers into a gun barrel save life? The results may surprise you...
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Steel Toe Amputation

Nov 09, 2005 Season 4 Episode 3

Adam and Jamie test the ability of steel toe boots to protect against heavy objects. In Bottle Blast Off, the Build team fills a soda bottle and watches as it lifts off, testing Newton's third law: every action has an equal and opposite reaction.
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Vodka Myths

Nov 02, 2005 Season 4 Episode 2

Kari hosts some urban legends about Vodka and its impact on personal hygiene. According to this myth, trucks fused together upon impact, seal the unfortunate car and driver between them. The team needs a traffic-free stretch of freeway to test this one.
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Walking on Water

Oct 26, 2005 Season 4 Episode 1

Inspired by ninja movies, Adam and Jamie try to devise a method of walking on water, and their rival ideas lead to a heated competition.
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