Experiments

Mythbusters Database

posted: 09/05/14
  • 1,000 Bees
    The Mythbuster asked: Can 1,000 bees really make a laptop lift off? See for yourself whether 1,000 bees really could make a laptop lift off.
  • 10 Percent of Brain
    The Mythbusters asked: Do most people really use only 10 percent of their brain? Learn whether most people really use only 10 percent of their brain.
  • 360-Degree Swing
    If you push hard enough, can you get a swing to go all the way around? Find out whether you can get a swing to all the way around if you push hard enough.
  • 5 Second Rule With Food On Floor
    Is food that's been on the floor less than 5 seconds really safe to eat? Visit MythBusters to find out whether the 5 second rule is a myth or fact!
  • AC vs Windows
    Is driving with the windows down or with the A/C on more fuel efficient? See if the MythBusters were able to solve the A/C vs. windows roadside riddle.
  • Airbag Detonation Can Blow Your Thumbs Off
    Can airbag detonation cause thumbs or other digits to be blown off? Learn whether airbag detonation can cause thumbs to be blown off.
  • Ancient Batteries
    The Mythbusters ask the question: Did ancient people have batteries? Find out whether ancient people had batteries.
  • Ancient Voices Recorded Onto Pottery
    Could ancient voices have been recorded into pottery? Visit Discovery MythBusters to find out if ancient voices could have been recorded into pottery.
  • Antigravity Device
    The Mythbusters ask: Will we ever be able to control gravity like a light switch? Find out if we will ever be able to control gravity like a light switch.
  • Appliances/Bath
    Can you be killed by household appliances falling into your bath? Learn whether you can be killed by household appliances falling into your bath.
  • Are the Apollo moon landing photos fake?
    The Mythbusters tackle the myth: Are the Apollo moon landing photos fake? Find out whether the Apollo moon landing photos are fake.
  • Arrow Machine Gun
    Did the ancient Greeks create the world's first machine gun? Find out if the ancient Greeks created the world's first machine gun.
  • Backward Sports Car
    Is a sports car more aerodynamically efficient going backward than forward? Find out whether a sports car is more aerodynamically efficient going backward!
  • Balloon/Child Fly
    The Mythbusters wondered: Can enough fairground balloons make a child fly? Learn whether enough fairground ballons could make a child fly.
  • Baseball Player's Eye Black Cuts Out Glare
    Does eye black really absorb light and prevent glare as some players suggest? Learn whether eye black really absorbs light and prevents glare.
  • Beans Increase Flatulence
    Can eating beans cause excessive flatulence? Find out whether eating beans can really cause excessive flatulence.
  • Beat A Lie Detection Test
    The Mythbusters ask the question: Is it possible to beat a lie detector test? See whether it is possible to beat a lie detector test?
  • Beat Bloodhound
    Can you throw a bloodhound off a scent as easily in reality as it's portrayed in movies? Learn whether you can really throw a bloodhound off a scent.
  • Beer Goggles Make A Person More Attractive
    The Mythbusters ponder the question: Is there any truth to the term, beer goggles? Read on to see whether there is any truth to the term beer goggles.
  • Beer in the Clear, Liquor Never Been Sicker
    The Mythbusters pose the question: Will mixing beer with liquor make you sick? Learn whether mixing beer with liquor will make you sick.
  • Better Gas Mileage With Homemade Fuel Cell
    Can a homemade fuel cell really help you get better gas mileage? Learn whether a homemade fuel cell can really help you get better gas mileage.
  • Blind Person Can Drive With Instruction
    The Mythbusters discover whether it is possible for a blind person to drive with instruction. Find out whether a blind person can drive with instruction.
  • Bottle Bash
    Is getting hit with an empty beer bottle worse than getting hit with a full one? See if getting hit with an empty beer bottle is worse than a full one.
  • Bridge Collapse
    Is there a specific frequency that would cause a bridge to collapse? Learn whether there is a specific frequency that would case a bridge to collapse.
  • Brown Note
    The Mythbusters ask the question: Is there really a brown note? Check out whether there really is a brown note as determined by the Mythbusters.
  • Bug Bombs
    The Mythbusters wondered: Can bug bombs make a house explode? Explore whether bug bombs can actually make a house explode with the Mythbusters.
  • Build and Float A Boat Made Of Ice
    The Mythbusters were curious if it is possible to build and float a boat made of ice. Find out if it is possible to build and float a boat made of ice.
  • Bull in a China Shop
    The Mythbusters ask: Would a bull really cause destruction in a china shop? Find out whether a bull would really cause destruction in a china shop.
  • Bulletproof
    The Mythbusters were curious about whether anything is really bulletproof? Find out whether anything is really bulletproof with the Mythbusters.
  • Bulletproof Water
    The Mythbusters pondered the question: Is water bulletproof? Learn from the Mythbusters whether water is bulletproof.
  • Bullets Fuse
    The Mythbusters posed the question: Can bullets fuse in mid-air? Consider the possibility that bullets could fuse together in mid-air with the Mythbusters.
  • Bumpy Ride
    The Mythbusters asked: Can you make a bumpy drive smoother by driving faster? Find out if you can make a bumpy drive smoother by driving faster.
  • Bus Rolling Over While Turning At High Speed
    Is it possible to keep a bus from rolling over while turning at high speed? See if it is possible to keep a bus from rolling while turning at a high speed.
  • Can a snow-plow blade split a car in half?
    The Mythbusters asked the question: Can a snow-plow blade split a car in half? Learn from the Mythbusters if a snow-plow blade can split a car in half.
  • Can Christmas Tree Lights Cause House Fires
    The Mythbusters wonder: Can Christmas tree lights really cause house fires? Check out whether Christmas tree lights can really cause house fires.
  • Can drinking coffee help a person sober up?
    Can drinking coffee help a person sober up? The Mythbusters wanted to find out. Learn whether drinking coffee can help a person sober up.
  • Can Golfers Clear A Tree By Hitting It With A Golf Ball?
    Can golfers clear a tree by hitting it with a golf ball? Discover whether golfers can clear a tree by hitting it with a golf ball.
  • Can Hypnosis Improve Memory Recall
    The Mythbusters posed the question: Can hypnosis improve memory recall? Learn whether hypnosis can really improve memory recall with the Mythbusters.
  • Can Lava Lamps Explode With Lethal Force
    The Mythbusters posed the question: Can lava lamps really explode with lethal force? See if lava lamps can really explode with lethal force.
  • Can Semi-Trucks Stick Together In Collision
    Can two semi-trucks get stuck together when in a head-on collision? See if two semi-trucks can get stuck together when in a head-on collision.
  • Can Vodka Cure Bad Breath
    The Mythbusters wanted to test theory that vodka can cure bad breath. Take a swig of vodka with the Mythbusters and learn whether it can cure bad breath.
  • Can Yodeling Trigger An Avalanche?
    The Mythbusters posed the question: Can yodeling trigger an avalanche? Discover whether yodeling can trigger an avalanche with the Mythbusters.
  • Can You Cushion Fall with Fabric Awnings
    The Mythbusters ask the question: Can you use fabric awnings to cushion your fall? Check out whether it is possible use fabric awnings to cushion a fall.
  • Can You Really Hold Onto The Roof of A Speeding Car?
    The Mythbusters asked: Can you really hold onto the roof of a speeding car? Find out if you can really hold onto the roof of a speeding car.
  • Can you really slip on an old banana peel?
    The Mythbusters posed the question: Can you really slip on an old banana peel? See if you can really slip on an old banana peel with the Mythbusters.
  • Can You Use Salami As Rocket Fuel?
    The Mythbusters wondered: Can you use salami as rocket fuel? Learn whether it is possible to use salami as rocket fuel with the Mythbusters.
  • Can't Teach Old Dog New Tricks
    The Mythbusters wondered: Is it possible to teach an old dog new tricks? Find out from the Mythbusters if it is possible to teach an old dog new tricks.
  • Car Grave
    If you were buried in a car could you survive an underground explosion? See if you could survive an underground explosion if you were buried in a car.
  • Cell Phone Driving
    Is talking on a cell phone while driving just as dangerous as drunk driving? See if talking on a cell phone while driving is as dangerous as drunk driving.
  • Cell Phones Interfere with Plane Instruments
    The Mythbusters investigate the myth that cell phones interfere with plane instruments. Learn whether cell phones really interfere with plane instruments.
  • Cereal Boxes More Nutritious Than Cereal
    Myth: Are some cereal boxes more nutritious than the cereal they hold? Find out whether some cereal boxes are more nutritious than the cereal they hold.
  • Chinese Invasion Alarm
    Did the Chinese originally create sonar invasion alarms from sunken drums? See if the Chinese originally created sonar invasion alarms from sunken drums.
  • Climb Air Duct With Magnets
    The Mythbusters ask: Is it possible to climb an air duct with magnets? Discover whether it is possible to climb an air duct with magnets.
  • Cockroaches Survive Nuclear Explosion
    The Mythbusters pose the question: Could roaches really survive a nuclear explosion? Find out whether roaches could really survive a nuclear explosion.
  • Cold Feet
    The Mythbusters posed the question: When you have cold feet, do your feet actually get cold? See if your feet actually get cold when you have cold feet.
  • Contagious Yawning
    The Mythbusters asked the question: Is yawning contagious? Investigate with the Mythbusters whether yawning really is contagious.
  • Corked Bat Makes Baseball Fly Farther
    You may have heard the myth: A corked bat makes a baseball fly farther. So does cork equal clout? Learn whether a corked bat makes a baseball fly farther.
  • Cure Personal Afflictions With Self Hypnosis
    The Mythbusters ask: Is it possible to cure personal afflictions with self-hypnosis? See if it is possible to cure personal afflictions with self-hypnosis.
  • Daddy Longlegs/Deadly
    The Mythbusters pondered the question: Are daddy longlegs really deadly? Examine whether daddy longlegs are really deadly with the Mythbusters.
  • Dangerous Using Phone in Thunderstorm
    The Mythbusters asked: Is using a phone in a thunderstorm dangerous? Check out whether using a phone in a thunderstorm is dangerous with the Mythbusters.
  • Diet Coke and Mentos Makes Stomach Explode
    The Mythbusters want to know: Can diet coke and mentos make your stomach explode. See whether a diet coke and mentos can make your stomach explode.
  • Dirty Cars Are More Fuel Efficient
    The Mythbusters wonder: Is a dirty car more fuel efficient than a clean car? Check out whether a dirty car is more fuel efficient than a clean car.
  • Do chili peppers work as shark repellant?
    The Mythbusters scrutinize the following myth: Do chili peppers work as shark repellant? Find out whether chili peppers work as shark repellant.
  • Do Fainting Goats Really Exist?
    The Mythbusters asked the question: Do fainting goats really exist? Find out whether fainting goats really exist with the Mythbusters.
  • Do flashlights really attract sharks?
    The Mythbusters asked the question: Do flashlights really attract sharks? Check out whether flashlights really do attract sharks with the Mythbusters.
  • Do Plants Have Feelings?
    The Mythbusters posed the question: Do plants have feelings? Find out whether plants actually have feelings with the Mythbusters.
  • Does double-dipping really spread germs?
    The Mythbusters were debating the question: Does double-dipping really spread germs? Find out if double-dipping really spreads germs with the Mythbusters.
  • Does the color red really make bulls angry?
    The Mythbusters ask: Does the color red really make bulls angry? Discern whether the color red really makes bulls angry with the Mythbusters.
  • Drive Shaft/Pole Vault
    Will a broken drive shaft cause a car to pole vault? Investigate whether a broken drive shaft would cause a car to pole vault with the Mythbusters.
  • Driving With Tailgate Up Is Fuel Efficient
    The Mythbusters were curious about whether driving with the tailgate up is more fuel efficient. See if driving with the tailgate up is more fuel efficient.
  • Duct Tape Bridge
    The Mythbusters asked: Can you make a bridge out of duct tape? Check out whether the Mythbusters were able to make a bridge out of duct tape.
  • Duct Tape/Car
    Can duct tape keep a car from going to pieces? The Mythbusters were determined to test this myth. Learn if duct take can keep a car from going to pieces.
  • Duct Tape/Stop Car
    Is there anything duct tape can't do? Can duct tape stop a speeding car in its tracks? See if duct tape can stop a speeding car in its tracks.
  • Dynamite/Cement Truck
    Fans of the Mythbusters asked: Will dynamite clean out a cement truck? Examine whether dynamite will clean out a cement truck with the Mythbusters.
  • Electromagnetic Watch Deflects A Bullet
    The Mythbusters pondered whether an electromagnetic watch could deflect a bullet. Learn if an electromagnetic watch could deflect a bullet.
  • Elephants Are Afraid of Mice
    The Mythbusters wondered if elephants are afraid of mice. Check out what the Mythbusters learned when they tested whether elephants are afraid of mice.
  • Elevator Car Cut
    Could a car be cut in half by an elevator and still drive? See if riding up an elevator could cut a car in half and if the car could still drive after.
  • Exploding Jawbreaker
    The Mythbusters asked: Will heating jawbreaker candy make it explode? Learn whether heating jawbreaker candy will make it explode with the Mythbusters.
  • Exploding Port-a-Potty
    If you light a cigarette in a port-a-potty, will it explode? Learn whether lighting a cigarette in a port-a-potty will cause the port-a-potty to explode.
  • Exploding Trousers
    In 1930s New Zealand, did farmers' trousers suddenly start exploding? See if farmers' trousers suddenly started exploding in 1930s New Zealand.
  • Expoding Gas Tank
    The Mythbusters wondered: Can shooting at the gas tank of a car make it explode? Find out if shooting at the gas tank of a car can make it explode.
  • Fan Decapitation
    The Mythbusters asked: Can you be decapitated by a ceiling fan? Learn whether it is possible to be decapitated by a ceiling fan with the Mythbusters.
  • Finger In Gun Barrel Causes It To Backfire
    The Mythbusters ask: Does putting a finger in a gun barrel cause it to backfire? Learn whether putting a finger in a gun barrel will cause it to backfire.
  • Fingerprint Scanners Are Unbeatable
    The Mythbusters wanted to test the myth that fingerprint scanners are unbeatable. Learn whether fingerprint scanners are unbeatable with the Mythbusters.
  • Food Pyramids
    The Mythbusters asked: Can the powers of pyramids help keep food fresh? Discover whether the powers of pyramids can help keep food fresh.
  • Football Filled With Helium Will Fly Farther
    The Mythbusters were curious whether a football filled with helium will fly farther. See if a football filled with helium will fly farther.
  • Franklin Discovered Electricity with Kite
    The venerable Benjamin Franklin probably didn't fly his kite in a lightning storm. Learn where the legend of the kite-lightening experiment came from.
  • Free Energy
    The Mythbusters asked this question: Is it possible to get free energy? Discover whether it is possible to get free energy with the Mythbusters.
  • Freeze Your Tongue To A Pole In Cold Weather
    The Mythbusters asked if you can really freeze your tongue to a pole in cold weather. See if you can really freeze your tongue to a pole in cold weather.
  • Gas Rocket
    The Mythbusters wondered: Could a propane tank really become a gas rocket? Find out whether a propane tank really could become a gas rocket.
  • Gouge Shark's Eyes While In Its Jaw
    The Mythbusters ask: Is it possible to gouge a shark's eyes while you're in its jaws. See if it's possible to gouge a shark's eyes while you're in its jaws.
  • Hand In Water While Asleep Makes You Urinate
    Does placing a hand in water while asleep make you urinate? Discover whether placing a hand in water while asleep makes you urinate.
  • Harder To Hit Homerun With Humid Baseballs
    The Mythbusters asked: Is it harder to hit a homerun with humid baseballs? Find out if it is harder to hit a homerun with humid baseballs.
  • Hellboy Punch
    The Mythbusters ask: Can a superhuman punch make an SUV somersault? Check out whether a superhuman punch can make an SUV somersault with the Mythbusters.
  • Hitting Baseball Hard Knocks Hide Off
    The Mythbusters wondered if hitting a baseball hard enough could knock the hide off. See if hitting a baseball hard enough could knock the hide off.
  • Hurricane Winds Blow Straw Through Tree
    Can hurricane winds blow a piece of straw through a tree trunk? Find out whether hurricane winds could blow a piece of straw through a tree trunk.
  • Insect Impact
    Could a motorcyclist be fatally floored by an insect impact? Learn whether a motorcyclist could be fatally floored by an insect impact.
  • Is It Dangerous To Take A Shower During A Thunderstorm?
    The Mythbusters asked: Is it dangerous to take a shower during a thunderstorm? Learn whether is is dangerous to take a shower during a thunderstorm.
  • Is it possible to beat a thermal camera?
    The Mythbusters posed the question: Is it possible to beat a thermal camera? Discover if it is possible to beat a thermal camera.
  • Is it possible to beat a thermal camera?
    The Mythbusters posed the question: Is it possible to beat a thermal camera? Discover if it is possible to beat a thermal camera.
  • Is shooting fish in a barrel easy?
    Is shooting fish in a barrel easy? Find out whether shooting fish in a barrel is easy with the Mythbusters as they put that idiom to the test.
  • Jet Engine/Taxi
    Can a jet engine cause a taxi to go flying through the air? Learn from the Mythbusters whether a jet engine can cause a taxi to go flying through the air.
  • Jet Engine/Vacuum Cleaner
    The Mythbusters pondered: Can you build a jet engine out of vacuum cleaner parts? See whether you can build a jet engine out of vacuum cleaner parts.
  • Jimmy Hoffa/Giants Stadium
    The Mythbusters investigated the question: Is Jimmy Hoffa buried under Giants Stadium? Discover whether Jimmy Hoffa is buried under Giants Stadium.
  • Jump/Falling Elevator
    If an elevator suddenly falls, can you survive by jumping up at the last minute? Learn whether you can survive an elevator's sudden fall by jumping.
  • Killer Brace Position
    The Mythbusters had heard of the killer brace position and wanted to test it. Learn what the killer brace position is and whether it is actually a misnomer.
  • Killer Quicksand
    The Mythbusters pondered: Is killer quicksand real? Find out if killer quicksand is real of if it is the stuff of Hollywood legends.
  • Killer Tissue Box
    Can a box of tissues in the back seat kill you in a car crash? See whether a box of tissues in the back seat can kill you in a car crash.
  • Knock Socks Off
    The Mythbusters posed the question: Could someone really knock your socks off? Check out whether someone could really, literally knock your socks off.
  • Launch Off Waterslide Into Pool
    Could you really launch yourself off a waterslide into a pool 115 feet away? See if you can launch yourself off a waterslide into a pool 115 feet away.
  • Leather Cannon
    The Mythbusters asked: Could you build a cannon using nothing but leather? Find out if you could build a cannon using nothing but leather.
  • Lethal Playing Card
    The Mythbusters posed the question: Can a playing card be used as a lethal weapon? See if a playing card could be used as a lethal weapon.
  • Levitation Machine
    Is it possible to build a levitation machine out of household appliances? See if it is possible to build a levitation machine out of household appliances.
  • Likely To Survive Shark Attack If Play Dead
    The Mythbusters asked: Will playing dead help you survive a shark attack? Learn whether playing dead will help you survive a shark attack.
  • Listen To Lock Clicks To Open Safe
    Is it possible to pick a safe by listening to the lock clicks? Discover whether it is possible to pick a safe by listening to the lock clicks.
  • Maneuver Around Laser Beam Alarm
    Is it possible to maneuver around a laser beam alarm? Learn whether it is possible to maneuver around a laser beam alarm with the Mythbusters.
  • Metal Golf Cleats Attract Lightning
    The Mythbusters were curious about whether metal golf cleats attract lightning. Discover whether metal golf cleats attract lightning.
  • Milk Best Cure For Spice of Hot Chilies
    The Mythbusters ask: Is milk really is the best cure for the spice of hot chilies. See whether milk really is the best cure for the spice of hot chilies.
  • Mind Control Is Possible
    The Mythbusters have been asked to determine whether mind control is possible. Discover whether mind control is possible with the Mythbusters.
  • Moods Can Affect Your Gas Mileage
    The Mythbusters were curious whether your moods could affect your gas mileage? Learn whether your moods could affect your gas mileage with the Mythbusters.
  • Motorcycle/Tablecloth
    The Mythbusters pondered: Can a motorcycle make a tablecloth disappear? See whether a motorcycle could make a tablecloth disappear with the Mythbusters.
  • MRI / Tattoo Explosion
    The Mythbusters posed the question: Do MRI machines make tattoos explode? Learn whether MRI machines make tattoos explode with the Mythbusters.
  • Needle in Haystack
    Is finding a needle in a haystack really that hard? Discover whether it is really that hard to find a needle in a haystack with the Mythbusters.
  • Nitroglycerin Heart Patches Explode
    Can nitroglycerine heart patches, worn by patients with angina, explode? See if nitroglycerine heart patches, worn by patients with angina can explode.
  • Old Hammer Exploding
    The Mythbusters posed the question: Can an old hammer actually explode? Examine whether an old hammer could actually explode with the Mythbusters.
  • Open The Door Of A Sinking Car
    The Mythbusters were curious whether it is possible to open the door of a sinking car. Learn whether it is possible to open the door of a sinking car.
  • Person With No Flying Experience Can Land
    Can you really land a plane if you have no flying experience? See whether the Mythbusters were able to land a plane having never had any flying experience.
  • Person With No Flying Experience Can Land
    The Mythbusters wondered if a person with no flying experience can land a plane. See if a person with no flying experience can land a plane.
  • Plywood Lifesaver
    Could plywood save the life of a construction worker blown off a roof? Find out if plywood could save the life of a construction worker blown off a roof.
  • Police Radars
    The Mythbusters pondered the question: Can you beat police radars? Check out whether it is possible to beat police radars and if so, how.
  • Poop Hits the Fan
    If you actually flung feces into a fan, would it go everywhere? Discover whether feces would go everywhere if you actually flung it into a fan.
  • Prisoners Escape from Alcatraz on Raft
    Did prisoners escape from Alcatraz using a raft made from jackets? Find out if prisoners escaped from Alcatraz using a raft made from jackets.
  • Products for Better Gas Mileage
    Are there products available that can help you get better gas mileage? Learn whether there are products available that can help you get better gas mileage.
  • Redhead/Pain Tolerance
    Do redheads have a lower pain tolerance than other people? Find out whether redheads have a lower pain tolerance than other people with the Mythbusters.
  • Rocket Chair
    Can you make a giant rocket chair blast you to the moon? See if it is possible to make a giant rocket chair that can blast you to the moon.
  • Rolling Stone
    The Mythbusters asked: Does a rolling stone really gather no moss? Study whether a rolling stone really gathers no moss with the Mythbusters.
  • Rowing Water-Skier
    Can a water-skier be pulled along by a team of rowers? Learn from the Mythbusters if a water-skier can be pulled along by a team of rowers.
  • Run in a Zigzag if Chased by A Crocodile
    If you're being chased by a crocodile, is it better to run in a zigzag? See if it's better to run in a zigzag if you're being chased by a crocodile.
  • Runny Nose
    The Mythbusters posed the question: Can a simple runny nose spread germs far and wide? See if a simple runny nose can spread germs far and wide.
  • Salsa Prison Escape
    The Mythbusters asked: Can salsa really eat through the bars of a jail cell? Discover whether salsa can really eat through the bars of a jail cell.
  • Scuba Dive/Tux
    Can a secret agent SCUBA dive to a formal party in a tuxedo? Find out if a secret agent could SCUBA dive to a formal party in a tuxedo.
  • Scuba Diver/Helicopter
    Could a SCUBA diver be sucked out of water by a fire-fighting helicopter? See if a SCUBA diver could be sucked out of water by a fire-fighting helicopter.
  • Shooting Through Liquid
    Can shooting through liquid stop the muzzle flash from a gun from igniting gas? See if shooting through liquid can stop a muzzle flash from igniting gas.
  • Skunk/Smell
    If you are sprayed by a skunk, how do you get rid of the smell? Find out how you could get rid of the smell if you are sprayed by a skunk.
  • Sliding Into Base Is Faster Than Running
    The Mythbusters wondered: Does sliding get you to a base faster than running? Discover whether sliding gets you to a base faster than running.
  • Sneeze Travels 100 mph
    The Mythbusters pondered: Can a sneeze really travel 100 mph? Learn from the Mythbusters whether a sneeze can really travel 100 mph.
  • Sneezing With Your Eyes Open
    Can sneezing with your eyes open make your eyeballs pop out? Discover whether sneezing with your eyes open can make your eyeballs pop out.
  • Sniper Scope
    The Mythbusters asked: Can you shoot down a sniper scope or a gun barrel? Discover whether you can shoot down a sniper scope or a gun barrel.
  • Speed Up When You Hit A Moose
    The Mythbusters pondered: Can speeding up when you hit a moose save your life? Discover whether speeding up when you hit a moose can save your life.
  • Spin A Tire So Fast It Bursts Into Flames
    Can spinning an ordinary tire cause it to burst into flames? See whether spinning an ordinary tire can cause it to burst into flames.
  • Stop Car By Shifting Into Reverse
    The Mythbusters wondered: Can you stop a car by shifting it into reverse? Discover if you can stop a car by shifting it into reverse.
  • Surfboard Killer
    The Mythbusters pondered: Can a surfboard become a lethal weapon? Find out from the Mythbusters whether a surfboard can become a lethal weapon.
  • Swearing/Pain
    The Mythbusters wanted to know: Can cursing increase your ability to withstand pain? Check out whether cursing can increase your ability to withstand pain.
  • Swim Just As Fast In Syrup As In Water
    Is it possible to swim just as fast in syrup as you do in water? See whether it is possible to swim just as fast in syrup as you do in water.
  • Take Out Helicopter With A Stamp
    Is it possible to take out a helicopter with a stamp? Find out from the Mythbusters whether it is possible to take out a helicopter with a stamp.
  • Talking to Plants
    The Mythbusters wondered: Does talking to your plants help them grow? Discover whether talking to your plants really helps them grow.
  • The Hindenburg Disaster
    Did explosive paint rather than hydrogen cause the Hindenburg disaster? Learn whether explosive paint caused the Hindenburg disaster rather than hydrogen.
  • There Is A Way To Beat Police Speed Cameras
    The Mythbusters asked: Is there a way to beat police speed cameras? Learn whether there is a way to beat police speed cameras with the Mythbusters.
  • Toast Fall
    The Mythbusters pondered: Does toast always fall buttered-side down? Find out from the Mythbusters whether toast always falls buttered-side down.
  • Toothbrush Fecal Matter
    Do all toothbrushes contain fecal bacteria if they're in the bathroom? Find out whether all toothbrushes contain fecal bacteria if they're in the bathroom.
  • Tornado Protector
    The Mythbusters asked the question: Can you really build a personal tornado protector? Find out if you can really build a personal tornado protector.
  • Toy Car vs. Real Car
    In a race between a toy car vs. a real car which car wins? Can a toy car beat a real car on a slope? See which car wins in toy car vs. real car.
  • Trick A Bloodhound's Sense of Smell
    Is it possible to trick a bloodhound's sense of smell? Learn from the Mythbusters whether it is possible to trick a bloodhound's sense of smell.
  • Underinflated Tires
    The Mytherbusters pondered: Can underinflated tires inflate your fuel bill? Find out if underinflated tires can inflate your fuel bill.
  • Underwire Bra Can Mess with Defibrillator
    Can the underwire in a bra interfere with defibrillator performance? Learn whether the underwire in a bra can interfere with defibrillator performance.
  • Unlock Car With A Tennis Ball
    The Mythbusters were curious: Is it possible to unlock a car with a tennis ball? Learn if it is possible to unlock a car with a tennis ball.
  • Up To Your Neck In Sand
    If you're buried up to your neck in sand, is it possible to dig yourself out? See if it's possible to dig out if you're buried up to your neck in sand.
  • Use A Capsized Boat As A Submarine
    The Mythbusters asked the question: Can you use a capsized boat as a submarine? Learn from the Mythbusters if you can use a capsized boat as a submarine.
  • Vodka Removes Smell of Smoke
    Can vodka remove the smell of smoke from fabric? Learn from the Mythbusters whether vodka can remove the smell of smoke from fabric.
  • Voice/Glass
    The Mythbusters questioned: Can a human voice really shatter glass? Check out whether it is really possible for a human voice to shatter glass.
  • Water on Grease Fire Creates Fireball
    Can throwing a glass of water on a grease fire create a huge fireball? See if throwing a glass of water on a grease fire can create a huge fireball.
  • Water Torture
    The Mythbusters wanted to know: Is Chinese water torture effective? Understand whether Chinese water torture is effective with the Mythbusters.
  • Will drinking alcohol help you feel warmer?
    Will drinking alcohol help you feel warmer? Get out your snifters with the Mythbusters and learn whether drinking alcohol helps you feel warmer.
  • Will your RFID implant explode during an MRI?
    The Mythbusters asked: Will your RFID implant explode during an MRI? Learn if your RFID implant will explode during an MRI with the Mythbusters.
  • Windows Open In Hurricane Reduces Damage
    Will leaving your windows open during a hurricane reduce the damage to your home? See if leaving your windows open in a hurricane will reduce the damage.
  • Women/Pain
    The Mythbusters asked: Can women tolerate more pain than men? Discover whether it is true that women can tolerate more pain than men.
  • You Can Catch A Bullet In Your Teeth
    The Mythbusters challenge the myth: you can catch a bullet in your teeth. Check out whether it is possible to catch a bullet in your teeth.
  • You Can Extinguish Fires With Human Voice
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