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MythBusters Summer Return Date Set; Watch Explosive Premiere Teaser

The sun is shining, temperatures are climbing and Discovery Channels MythBustersis headed outdoors. The cablers long-running science series will return for its summer season on Saturday, July 18, at 9/8c, TVLine has learned exclusively. In the midseason premiere, Adam Savage and Jamie Hyneman attempt to blow a boat out of the water using 1,000 pounds []

Mythbusters Recreate Doom Level for Upcoming Episode

ID Software joins Adam and Jamie to figure out if it's possible to carry the average FPS arsenal.   Read More...

Mythbusters Sneak Peek: Adam Savage Recreates Indiana Jones' Boulder Scene

If youve ever watched theIndiana Jonesmovies and thought, That could never happen, youre in good company with theMythbusters. In fact, Discovery Channels truth-seeking duo is specifically targeting the Harrison Ford franchise in Saturdays episode (9/8c), and TVLine has an exclusive first look at the shot-for-shot madness. Stepping into Indys iconic garb, Adam Savage recreates the []

'Mythbusters' meets 'The Simpsons' and finds actual science in Springfield

"Mythbusters" co-host Jamie Hyneman admits that the initial impetus for doing a "Simpsons"-themed episode was "because it's a popular show." Twelve years and 240-plus episodes in, you do what you can to keep things fresh and draw viewers.But, Hyneman and co-host Adam Savage say, once they got into the science of the episode, they found what they think are both rewarding outcomes and good TV."For us the original story isn't as important as what we're going to be learning when we go there," Savage said Thursday (Jan. 8) at the 2015 winter TV press tour. "No one really needs to know whether toilets in Springfield explode when Bart throws a cherry bomb, but the idea of what we think might happen and what actually will happen is the tension that builds every narrative of every 'Mythbusters' episode."RELATED: 'Mythbusters' look back at 2 surprising experimentsSince "The Simpsons" is a cartoon, Savage says the "Mythbusters" team had...

MythBusters Test the Science of The Simpsons

Adam Savage and Jamie Hyneman - the MythBusters - talk about their new Simpsons episode and doing the show without The Build Team.

"MythBusters" Kicks Off the New Year with All-New Episodes Beginning Saturday, Jan. 10th

The new season explodes with a very special episode featuring myths from one of the greatest television shows of all time, "The Simpsons."  Read More...

Critics Notebook: Marathons of The Twilight Zone, The Simpsons and More

There are a number of ways to spend New Years Eve that involve television but wont expose you to those trying to replace Dick Clark these days.

Mythbusters Will Tackle The Simpsons in Its Season Premiere

  They'vetaken on the science of Breaking Bad and the zombies of The Walking Dead , and now they're taking on ... Bart Simpson? Mythbusters hosts Adam Savage and Jamie Hyneman will tackle the myths of The Simpsons in Mythbusters ' Season 13premiere next month, reports Entertainment Weekly .   Read More...

'Mythbusters' Holiday Marathon to Run from Wednesday December 24-Friday, January 2 on Science Channel

Science Channel is about to bust open your holiday season with a mega marathon so big it takes (almost) ten days to complete. The network that dares to question everything will air MYTHBUSTERS.  Read More...

Three MythBusters Stars Leaving the Show! Learn Whos Going

Unfortunately, theres nothing mythical about this story: Three stars from the hit series MythBusters are leaving the show. Whos bidding adieu to the Discovery Channel show? Read on to find out!   Read More...