‘Breaking Bad’ to Get the ‘MythBusters’ Treatment

LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) – Finally, the world might find out if it’s truly a bad idea to dissolve a body with hydrofluoric acid in a bathtub. Discovery Channel’s reality show “MythBusters” – which re-enacts scenarios from movies, TV and urban legend to test their accuracy with scientific methodology – is filming a “Breaking Bad“-themed episode, […]

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Jamie Hyneman and Adam Savage of "Mythbusters" (Discovery Channel)

‘Mythbusters’ Hosts Apologize for Blasting Cannonball Through Neighborhood

UPDATE 12/9/11: “Mythbusters” hosts Jamie Hyneman and Adam Savage visited the neighborhood that got blasted by the wayward cannonball and apologized for the incident, according to the San Francisco Chronicle. Though the hosts weren’t at the bomb range when the incident happened, they were mortified and promise the footage won’t air. “Honestly, the feeling of […]

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Steve Jobs Documentary ‘iGenius’ to Debut on Discovery

By Kimberly Potts LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) – Discovery Channel has announced a quickly-produced new documentary that will look back at the many ways Apple visionary influenced modern life. “MythBusters” hosts Adam Savage and Jamie Hyneman will host the documentary “iGenius: How Steve Jobs Changed the World,” which will premiere on Discovery Channel on October 16. […]

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President Obama to Appear on Episode of ‘Mythbusters’

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama will appear on an episode of ‘Mythbusters,’ a television show that uses science to determine the truth behind urban legends. The White House says the episode will air Dec. 8 on the Discovery Channel. Discovery says the episode considers this question: Did Greek scientist Archimedes set fire to an invading […]

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