Mythbusters takes myths, tall tales and urban legends and gives them the scientific treatment to determine their validity. Myths are proved true, probable, possible, improbable or busted. Often after the real-world practical tests have proved or debunked a Myth, the team will take the experiment to the extreme, many times using more modern technology than the myth could have used or upping the black powder for impressive explosions. Written by
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Jamie Hyneman and Adam Savage are known for not being friends off-set. See more
At the beginning of the title sequence used during seasons 1-4, the formula for the area of a circle is shown as two times pi times the radius squared (A=2*PI*r2) but the actual formula for the area of a circle is pi times the radius squared (A=PI*r2). See more
[Jamie is holding a duck
Quack, damn you!
He looks like he's trying to collect a loan from the duck. Duck loan collection agency!
[in a mobster accent
We want to talk to you about some outstanding feed!