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Can You Kill Someone With An Icicle? Slingshot Maniac Investigates

Everyone’s favourite vaguely Eastern European slingshot enthusiast is back again to endanger both himself and the people he loves. Except this time, Joerg is flinging ice — because winter is coming.


Mythbusters Is Heading Down Under For 'Behind The Myths'

Mythbusters is coming to Australia in August, causing general mayhem in a tour that takes the team around Melbourne, Adelaide, Perth, Sydney and Brisbane for a behind the scenes look at the production of the show.


More GTA Mythbusters For Your Viewing Pleasure

Because we all love blowing things up, testing weird theories and generally shooting at each other in video games, right? Thankfully, our curiosity is being satisfied once again thanks to the folks over at DefendTheHouse and their GTA V Mythbusters.


More GTA V Mythbusters To Blow Your Mind

Will a car with no fuel still explode when you set it on fire? Can you be blown back by the wash from a fighter jet? Do motorcycle helmets reduce damage when you ride head-first into a wall? These and many more myths are being challenged in the latest GTA V Mythbusters episode.


Grand Theft Auto V Mythbusters Is Blowing My Mind

This weekend I played through a bunch of Grand Theft Auto V, and I mainly stuck to the proper missions. But now that I’ve watched Episode 2 of GTA V Mythbusters, I realise that I’m totally doing it wrong. I need to mess about more and experiment with weird stuff!


How Does Superman Shave? Bill Nye, Kevin Smith, Mayim Bialik And The Mythbusters Have Theories

In the trailer for the new Superman movie, Man of Steel, our Kryptonian hero has a beard which later on disappears, prompting the resurrection of an age old debate: how does Superman shave? Gillette pulled together Mythbusters Jamie and Adam, The Big Bang Theory‘s resident neurologist Mayim Bialik, comic book super-geek Kevin Smith and the man who brought us all up on science with his brilliant bow-ties Bill Nye. Which theory do you believe?


Watch 10 Years Of Mythbusters' Explosions In Two Minutes

In January, we celebrated the 10th anniversary of Mythbusters — the show dedicated to busting scientific stupidity through a variety of means. Every episode, you’ll see a goddamn-huge explosion guaranteed to put a smile on your goofy dial. Here’s an awesome compilation of 10 years of Mythbusters’ explosions made by one very talented fan.


The Five Biggest Myths About Saving Energy In The Summer

This summer is a hot one. With money tight and temperatures high, there’s a temptation to test out unconventional ways to beat the the heat. But these odd home remedies can end up wasting energy and costing more money. Here’s how to know what really works when you want to keep cool for cheap.


Get A Peek Inside Mythbuster Adam Savage's Workshop

If your job is being a Mythbuster, well, you’re bound to have awesome stuff in your workshop. Tested visited Adam Savage in his shop and found some ridiculously awesome technology, like a 1981 1GB hard drive that weighed 34 kilograms.


I'm Adam Savage, And This Is How I Work

You probably know Adam Savage from MythBusters, the popular TV show that tests the validity of various mysteries against the power of science. When he’s not mythbusting, Adam is also an industrial designer, artist, educator and all-around Extremely Productive Person. We asked Adam to share how he works, from his favourite productivity playlist to the thing he does better than anyone else. Here’s what he said.