The cast of the television series MythBusters perform experiments to verify or debunk urban legends, old wives' tales, and the like. Tory Belleci, Scottie Chapman and Mythtern Christine Chamberlain make their first appearances this season. Folklorist Heather Joseph-Witham makes her final appearance this season.
Retest: Ice Bullet, Chicken Gun, Peeing on the Third Rail, Exploding Breast implants, Goldfinger, Cell Phone Destruction, Biscuit Bazooka
Can a scuba diver be sucked up in a fire fighting helicopter? The MythBusters test various car myths.
Can mirrors be used to make a death ray? What is really effective against skunk smell? Is bulletproof glass really bulletproof?
Can someone survive a multi-story elevator fall by jumping right before the elevator hits the bottom of the shaft? Is it possible to make a hovercraft with a vacuum motor?
If someone falls off a building, can that person glide to safety using a sheet of plywood? The MythBusters test various methods to beat radar detectors.
Can a person be sucked down by "killer quicksand"? Can a tattoo explode in an MRI scan? Can appliances really electrocute people if they fall in the bathtub?
Can a superheated jawbreaker explode when bitten down upon? Can a PVC pipe build enough static electricity to kill? Can a playing card kill a person if thrown with enough power?
How many balloons are needed to lift a 40-lb child off the ground? Can a sunken boat be lifted to the surface with ping-pong balls?
Is it possible to make a catapult with a boom-lift cherry-picker? Does a person save more gas by driving with the AC on instead of having the windows down?
Can too many bug bombs blow up a house? How hard is it to find a needle in a haystack? Will talking to plants help them grow?
Can a person be launched by rockets strapped to a chair, like in the Ming Dynasty tale? The MythBusters test various free energy devices from the internet. Can jumping into a ceiling fan cause a person to lose his head?
Will putting a silver spoon in a champagne bottle keep it fizzy? Does a snowman melt faster with its clothes on ... or off?