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MythBusters

2003-2016 Science

A pair of special effects experts collect and test popular myths, folklore, film scenes, internet videos and news stories through the use of the scientific method to see if there is any degree of truth behind them. The duo conduct experiments aiming to recreate the conditions for the original story and if the experiment fails under the said set up, they go a step further and create the conditions necessary for it to succeed. Myths are subsequently labelled as Busted, Plausible and Confirmed based on the outcome of the tests.

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MythBusters Laws of Attraction

The MythBusters use sexy science to tackle five captivating clichés about the laws of attraction. These include if men really do prefer blondes, if pheromone sprays really work, if bigger boobs equal bigger tips and if a man's wealth really woos women.

3:00 PM on Discovery Channel (CAN)

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MythBusters *DO* Try This at Home

After more than 10 years of testing impossible, dangerous and downright crazy myths that you shouldn't or couldn't try at home, the MythBusters investigate a host of myths that maybe you can.

7:00 PM on Discovery Channel (CAN)

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MythBusters Traffic Tricks

The MythBusters tackle congestion questions: testing shockwave jams, if a roundabout is better than a 4-way stop sign, if it's faster to drive than fly when your trip is under 400 miles and if it's better to change lanes or stay put in heavy traffic.

3:00 PM on Discovery Channel (CAN)

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MythBusters Mythssion Impossible

The MythBusters test three impossible idioms: Can you herd cats? Can you catch a greased pig? And can you cram ten pounds of poop into a five pound bag?

7:00 PM on Discovery Channel (CAN)

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MythBusters Plane Boarding/ Bite the Bullet

Adam and Jamie buckle up and return their seats to the upright position to test what really is the best, most efficient way to board an airplane. Tory, Kari and Grant find out if a bullet made of teeth or even bone is non-traceable.

3:00 PM on Discovery Channel (CAN)

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MythBusters Bullet Baloney

The MythBusters take on five filmic firearm clichés: Will a bent-barreled shot gun fire? Can you fire a gun in space? Will a gun dropped in a deep fryer go off? What weird items will stop a bullet? And does a neon sign really explode when hit by a bullet?

7:00 PM on Discovery Channel (CAN)

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MythBusters Accidental Ammo

Stand by for some ballistic backyard bedlam and a gruesome glass guillotine in an episode devoted to accidental ammo.

8:00 PM on Discovery Science Canada

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MythBusters Accidental Ammo

Stand by for some ballistic backyard bedlam and a gruesome glass guillotine in an episode devoted to accidental ammo.

1:00 AM on Discovery Science Canada

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MythBusters The Simpsons Special

Adam and Jamie are tackling the greatest animated TV series of all time. Along for the ride is special guest Al Jean, executive producer and show runner of iconic show, 'The Simpsons.'

3:00 PM on Discovery Channel (CAN)

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MythBusters Accidental Ammo

Stand by for some ballistic backyard bedlam and a gruesome glass guillotine in an episode devoted to accidental ammo.

4:00 PM on Discovery Science Canada

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