MythBusters
49:46

MythBusters: Hair Of The Dog

Season 8 Episode 12 SBS April 4, 2011

Science

Physics

Design and Technologies

Critical Thinking

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
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A revisit of an earlier myth, Adam and Jamie investigate new suggestions for evading detection by a bloodhound. They test whether an escaped convict can outsmart and outrun a ...

A revisit of an earlier myth, Adam and Jamie investigate new suggestions for evading detection by a bloodhound. They test whether an escaped convict can outsmart and outrun a pursuing bloodhound by: crossing a river; spreading canned herring across his path; and disguising their scent. Meanwhile, Kari, Grant and Tory attempt to outwit some sniffer dogs by using household items to throw them off the scent.

Faces Of Earth
44:42

Faces Of Earth: Assembling America

Season 1 Episode 3 Discovery Science March 19, 2012

Geography

Earth and environment

Science

Physics

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
This is the explosion that formed planet Earth, and travel back in time to explore the evolution of the Earth we know today.

This is the explosion that formed planet Earth, and travel back in time to explore the evolution of the Earth we know today.

MythBusters
49:39

MythBusters: Titanic Survival

Season 10 Episode 14 SBS April 22, 2013

Science

Physics

Design and Technologies

Critical Thinking

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Was Jack's death at the end of the 1997 film Titanic preventable? In the second episode of the explosive new series, Adam and Jamie recreate the scene - first with surrogates, ...

Was Jack's death at the end of the 1997 film Titanic preventable? In the second episode of the explosive new series, Adam and Jamie recreate the scene - first with surrogates, and then with each other - to find out.

MythBusters
49:37

MythBusters: No Pain, No Gain

Season 8 Episode 5 SBS November 26, 2012

Science

Physics

Design and Technologies

Critical Thinking

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
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Are some types of people (women or natural redheads, for example) more tolerant to pain? Adam, Jamie and a range of volunteers subject themselves to some painful stimuli to ...

Are some types of people (women or natural redheads, for example) more tolerant to pain? Adam, Jamie and a range of volunteers subject themselves to some painful stimuli to find out.

MythBusters
49:02

MythBusters: Mini Myth Medley

Season 10 Episode 18 SBS May 13, 2013

Science

Physics

Design and Technologies

Critical Thinking

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
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Tonight, the Mythbusters team mixes it up with a medley of viewer requested myths and hit a home run with baseball legend Matt Cain. First, Adam and Jamie investigate how ...

Tonight, the Mythbusters team mixes it up with a medley of viewer requested myths and hit a home run with baseball legend Matt Cain. First, Adam and Jamie investigate how well-acquainted people really are with the backs of their own hands, before finding out if it is impossible to ride a bicycle underwater. Meanwhile, Kari, Grant and Tory test whether a needle can be thrown through a glass pane without shattering it, before they debate the effectiveness of the 'potty dance'.

MythBusters
50:06

MythBusters: Spy Car 2

Season 9 Episode 7 SBS December 12, 2011

Science

Physics

Design and Technologies

Critical Thinking

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
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In this epic episode, Jamie and Adam do battle with each other, while the Build Team are consumed in a brawl against mother nature. First up, Adam and Jamie put some more spy ...

In this epic episode, Jamie and Adam do battle with each other, while the Build Team are consumed in a brawl against mother nature. First up, Adam and Jamie put some more spy car gadgetry under the microscope. Last time round, they tested mythical evasion techniques but this time it's all about attack. They test all the weapons you need to eliminate the bad guys.

MythBusters
48:51

MythBusters: Blind Driving

Season 6 Episode 18 SBS February 28, 2011

Science

Physics

Design and Technologies

Critical Thinking

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
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It's a tough job separating truth from urban legend, but the MythBusters are here to serve. Tonight, is it really possible to drive a car completely blind? And do metal cleats ...

It's a tough job separating truth from urban legend, but the MythBusters are here to serve. Tonight, is it really possible to drive a car completely blind? And do metal cleats on golf shoes really attract lightning?

Mythbusters
50:18

Mythbusters: Down and Dirty/Earthquake Survival

SBS July 29, 2013

Science

Physics

Design and Technologies

Critical Thinking

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
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This week Adam and Jamie get down and dirty to test if using a bathroom's hand dryer is better than a paper towel, before they check out which public restroom stall is the ...

This week Adam and Jamie get down and dirty to test if using a bathroom's hand dryer is better than a paper towel, before they check out which public restroom stall is the cleanest.

MythBusters
49:43

MythBusters: Battle of the Sexes, Round 2

Season 11 Episode 5 SBS July 1, 2013

Science

Physics

Design and Technologies

Critical Thinking

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
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Tackling four more classic gender-based cliches, the MythBusters once again battle for the supremacy of the sexes!

Tackling four more classic gender-based cliches, the MythBusters once again battle for the supremacy of the sexes!

Mythbusters
49:46

Mythbusters: Traffic Tricks

SBS July 22, 2013

Science

Physics

Design and Technologies

Critical Thinking

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
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Tonight, Adam and Jamie tackle key congestion questions and unlock the traffic gridlock. They find out if a minor unexpected braking incident can really cause a major ...

Tonight, Adam and Jamie tackle key congestion questions and unlock the traffic gridlock. They find out if a minor unexpected braking incident can really cause a major 'shockwave jam'. They also put the European roundabout up against the typical American four-way stop sign to see which is really the most efficient.

MythBusters
48:01

MythBusters: Driving This Crazy

Season 12 Episode 12 SBS May 12, 2014

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Physics

Design and Technologies

Critical Thinking

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Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
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Take the edge of your seat, buckle up, and hang on because the team is Driving This Crazy and solving three car crimes from Hollywood!

Take the edge of your seat, buckle up, and hang on because the team is Driving This Crazy and solving three car crimes from Hollywood!

MythBusters
48:36

MythBusters: Dangerous Driving

Season 13 Episode 10 SBS March 25, 2016

Science

Physics

Design and technologies

Critical thinking

9-10
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Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
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Adam and Jamie crank the controversy to the max as they find out if hands-free driving is really the solution to making that all important call at the wheel. First, they find ...

Adam and Jamie crank the controversy to the max as they find out if hands-free driving is really the solution to making that all important call at the wheel. First, they find out if driving while talking hands-free is really as bad as holding the phone? Then, they put their pedals to the metal, but in reverse, as they find out if it's really possible to drive backwards like a hollywood hero.

MythBusters
49:07

MythBusters: Alaska Special: Part 2

Season 7 Episode 2 SBS October 31, 2009

Science

Physics

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Critical thinking

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Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
In this blisteringly cold new episode the team gets some northern exposure as they pack up their sleds, their brass monkeys and their ingenuity for Alaska. Adam and Jamie kick ...

In this blisteringly cold new episode the team gets some northern exposure as they pack up their sleds, their brass monkeys and their ingenuity for Alaska. Adam and Jamie kick things off by testing the mythical properties of the legendary Pykrete - is it really bullet proof? Meanwhile, Kari, Tory and Grant split up! Well, not literally but they're testing a spectacular myth that's all about bifurcation.

MythBusters
48:33

MythBusters: Viewers' Special

Season 5 Episode 9 SBS December 19, 2009

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It's time for more viewer suggestions including the "Eye-Popping Sneeze" myth - requested by over 10,000 people, making it the most-requested myth ever.

It's time for more viewer suggestions including the "Eye-Popping Sneeze" myth - requested by over 10,000 people, making it the most-requested myth ever.

MythBusters
43:23

MythBusters: Alcohol Myths

Season 6 Episode 109 Discovery Channel June 25, 2017

Science

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Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
In this episode, the team apply some science to the theory that the more you drink the more attractive you are to the opposite sex.

In this episode, the team apply some science to the theory that the more you drink the more attractive you are to the opposite sex.

MythBusters
49:37

MythBusters: Buster Special

Season 2 Episode 14 SBS2 May 13, 2016

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Physics

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Adam and Jamie revisit some of Buster's old stunts. He tests the myth about the Exploding Toilet and the Hammer Jump. Jamie and Adam rebuild Buster and put him on a crane 180 ...

Adam and Jamie revisit some of Buster's old stunts. He tests the myth about the Exploding Toilet and the Hammer Jump. Jamie and Adam rebuild Buster and put him on a crane 180 feet high and test the myth without a hammer first and then add the hammer. Many more myths are also revisited that involved Buster.

MythBusters
48:49

MythBusters: Video Games Special

Season 13 Episode 4 SBS February 26, 2016

Science

Physics

Design and technologies

Critical thinking

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Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
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Adam and Jamie take myth busting to the next level challenging the science of the virtual world rendered in video games - it's game over for false physics!

Adam and Jamie take myth busting to the next level challenging the science of the virtual world rendered in video games - it's game over for false physics!

MythBusters
48:39

MythBusters: Unfinished Business

Season 13 Episode 12 SBS March 11, 2016

Science

Physics

Design and technologies

Critical thinking

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
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In this episode of Mythbusters, Adam and Jamie tackle four tall tales sent in by viewers. Can playing video games arm you with real world skills? Can you disable a spy car ...

In this episode of Mythbusters, Adam and Jamie tackle four tall tales sent in by viewers. Can playing video games arm you with real world skills? Can you disable a spy car courtesy of home-made road spikes? Can you derail a grenade detonation simply by getting a grip? And can you really do the miracle gun- magazine change from the movies?