MythBusters

  • Score 9.2
  • Premiered: Jan 2003
  • Episodes: 294
  • Followers: 2875
  • Rank #268
  • Ended
  • Science Channel
  • Wednesday at 9

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Season 2004 Discuss
2004x2
Explosive Decompression, Frog Giggin', Rear Axle
Air date
Jan 11, 2004
Can a bullet hole in the hull of an airplane cause explosive decompression that destroys the plane? Can a .22 caliber gun cartridge attached to a car ignition be used as a fuse? Can a car be ripped off its rear axle?
2004x1
Chicken Gun
Air date
Jan 18, 2004
Can a cooked and raw chicken flying toward an airplane interfere with its flight or will the jet engine just blow it away? The team makes a huge pressurized cannon and shoots a chicken .. show full overview
2004x3
Sinking Titanic, Goldfish Memory, Trombone Explosion
Air date
Jan 25, 2004
Will a sinking ship suck you down as it goes under? Can fish actually remember things? What happens when you throw a firecracker down the neck of a trombone?
2004x4
Breakstep Bridge
Air date
Jan 25, 2004
Can a marching band make a bridge collapse? Can bacteria from a toilet settle in a toothbrush? Can a person water ski behind a rowboat?
2004x5
Buried in Concrete
Air date
Feb 15, 2004
Is Jimmy Hoffa buried in the concrete under Giant's Stadium? Do Daddly-Long Leg Spiders have poison venom? Can a jet engine launch a taxi into the air?
2004x6
Best Animal Myths
Air date
Mar 21, 2004
At request of the fans, the best myths related to animals will be shown again in this episode.
2004x7
Best Electric Myths
Air date
May 06, 2004
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2004x8
Myths Revisited
Air date
Jun 08, 2004
In this episode, Adam and Jamie re-test some myths hearing the publics suggestions and complaints. Myths tested: -"Peeing on the Third Rail" -"Goldfinger" -"Chicken Gun" (which gave .. show full overview
2004x9
Best Explosions
Air date
Jun 29, 2004
The Best Booms and Bangs so far from the series!
2004x10
Scuba Diver, Car Capers
Air date
Jul 27, 2004
Adam and Jamie investigate the urban legend of a scuba diver who is dumped in the middle of a forest fire by a fire-fighting helicopter. Can a scuba diver get sucked up and spit out like .. show full overview
2004x11
Ancient Death Ray
Air date
Sep 29, 2004
Did the ancient Greek scientist Archimedes destroy a Roman fleet by building a heat ray that used only mirrors and sunlight? What is the best way of getting rid of a Skunk's odor? Can a bullet proofshield really stop a bullet?
2004x12
Elevator of Death, Levitation Machine
Air date
Oct 06, 2004
If you are in an elevator when it falls, can you save yourself by jumping up just before it hits the bottom? Is it possible to create a home-made levitation machine?
2004x13
Beat the Radar Detector
Air date
Oct 13, 2004
Did a construction worker survive a fall off a building by holding plywood? Can you beat the radar gun using different materials on your car LEGALLY?
2004x14
Quicksand, Bathtub Electrocution, MRI Rays and Tattoos
Air date
Oct 20, 2004
Can quicksand really pull you under? Is it really possible to kill someone by dropping an electrical appliance into a bathtub? Can an MRI explode a tattoo that has traces of metal within it?
2004x16
Pingpong Rescue
Air date
Nov 03, 2004
Can a sunken ship be lifted from the ocean floor using only ping-pong balls? How many balloons does it take to lift a three-year-old off the ground.
2004x17
Boom Lift Catapult
Air date
Nov 10, 2004
Buster lends a hand as the MythBusters explore the myth of the boom-lift catapult. Will Buster overcome the raw power of a 30,000-pound piece of machinery, or will the boom-lift turn .. show full overview
2004x18
Exploding House
Air date
Nov 16, 2004
Just how hard is it to find a needle in a haystack? Can you really blow up a house through misusing a bug bomb? Does talking to your plants actually help?
2004x15
Exploding Jawbreaker
Air date
Nov 18, 2004
Is it possible to throw a regular playing card fast enough to inflict bodily harm? Jamie and Adam put the "killer card" myth under the microscope, then look into whether a heated .. show full overview
2004x19
Ming Dynasty Astronaut
Air date
Dec 05, 2004
Buster makes the ultimate sacrifice as he's chosen to test the myth of a Ming Dynasty astronomer who strapped rockets to his chair in a bid to launch into space. Then, Adam and Jamie try .. show full overview
2004x20 Season finale
Christmas Special
Air date
Dec 22, 2004
On this special episode, Jamie and Adam present the winners from our fall 2004 favorite-myths online poll. So, did you guys vote for Stinky Car? Or will Pop Rocks and Coke emerge .. show full overview

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