MythBusters - Season 2 Episodes

MythBusters - Season 2

MythBusters - Season 2

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.

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Episode 1

Myths Revisited

Retest: Ice Bullet, Chicken Gun, Peeing on the Third Rail, Exploding Breast implants, Goldfinger, Cell Phone Destruction, Biscuit Bazooka

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Episode 2

Best Explosions

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Episode 3

Scuba Diver, Car Capers

Can a scuba diver be sucked up in a fire fighting helicopter? The MythBusters test various car myths.

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Episode 4

Ancient Death Ray

Can mirrors be used to make a death ray? What is really effective against skunk smell? Is bulletproof glass really bulletproof?

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Episode 5

Elevator of Death, Levitation Machine

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?

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Episode 6

Beat the Radar Detector

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.

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Episode 7

Quicksand, Bathtub Electrocution, MRI Rays and Tattoos

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?

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Episode 8

Exploding Jawbreaker

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?

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Episode 9

Pingpong Rescue

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?

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Episode 10

Boom Lift Catapult

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?

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Episode 11

Exploding House

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?

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Episode 12

Ming Dynasty Astronaut

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?

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Episode 13

Christmas Special

Will putting a silver spoon in a champagne bottle keep it fizzy? Does a snowman melt faster with its clothes on ... or off?