MythBusters

MythBusters

Trench Torpedo
Season 10  |  Episode 15  |  SBS  |  April 15, 2013

Jamie and Adam set out to test the theory that WWI trenches were designed with sharp right-angles in order to reduce the impact of an explosive shockwave, while Kari, Grant, and Tory test the hypothesis that a passenger in a car stuffed with helium balloons will survive a crash due to the balloons simulating an airbag.

Jamie and Adam set out to test the theory that WWI trenches were designed with sharp right-angles in order to reduce the impact of an explosive shockwave, while Kari, Grant, and Tory test the hypothesis that a passenger in a car stuffed with helium balloons will survive a crash due to the balloons simulating an airbag.

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