Ladies and gentlemen, the Los Angeles Lakers. Nah, MythBusters tested if a tank car can implode because of a vacuum. After two failed attempts, they succeeded by using a damaged and old car. The funny part? They could’ve confirmed the myth with a YouTube search.
As part of their latest Star Wars episode, Jamie and Adam wanted to know if it’s actually possible to avoid the projectile from the series’ blasters. They estimated a blaster bolt’s speed then built an equivalent weapon for testing.
(SPOILERS) In their Breaking Bad special, Mythbusters recreated Walt’s lethal junk in the trunk from the TV show’s finale. Series creator Vince Gilligan dropped by to see if the trap would be busted or confirmed.
Chris Hadfield may already have returned to Earth, but before he left the ISS, Jamie Hyneman and Adam Savage designed a zero-G game for the astronauts for their rare bit of downtime. Care for a round of Space Darts?
Mythbusters’ Kari Byron and Tory Belleci join S.F. Giants’ rockstar pitcher Matt Cain as he destroys objects flung into the air with his precision fastball. Best line: “Oh, god. The cheese!”