Smash Lab

2007, TV Show

A team of maverick engineers break technology down to see how it works and modify it to be used differently.

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Paid | iTunes Aired: 5/1/2009

Season 2, Episode 7
It's the middle of winter and a pregnant couple is stranded in a snowdrift. To help them escape - Chuck and Gadget try out a jet powered snowplow - while Nathaniel & Deanne prototype hot air balloons.

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Paid | iTunes Aired: 9/16/2008

Season 2, Episode 6
A fully loaded logging truck skids out of control on a wet road in the Oregon mountains and spectacularly crashes! The Smash Lab crew turns to the world of motor racing and vacuum power to keep the truck on the road and prevent a rolling redwood disaster.

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Paid | iTunes Aired: 9/9/2008

Season 2, Episode 5
Inspired by the Poseidon Adventure, the Smash Lab crew find themselves trapped in a capsized boat. Chuck and Gadget decide the only way out is down and build a collapsible submarine, while Deanne and Nathaniel go up and cut their way to freedom.

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Paid | Amazon Instant Video Aired: 4/2/2008

Season 1, Episode 12
In Smash Lab, a science-minded team tests existing technology and then applies their genius to repurpose it into a whole new supre-sized safety application. The team includes: Chuck Messer, enginner; Kevin Cook, the ideas guy; Deanne Bell, scientist; and Nick Blair, designer. When the Smash Lab team does one of their amazing tests, everything changes in the blink of an eye. Detailed analysis of that instant could lead to a breakthrough in safety technology. The critical milliseconds are filmed with high-speed camera technology, making Smash Lab a visual feast of fireballs, explosions, crashes, collapses, collisions, and impacts.

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Premiered: December 26, 2007, on Discovery Channel
Rating: TV-PG
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Premise: A team of maverick engineers break technology down to see how it works and modify it to be used differently.

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