Grant Imahara, left, and Tory Belleci, right of "Mythbusters" (Photo: Noel Vasquez/Getty Images)

‘Mythbusters’ Stars Safe After Shooting at LAX

Grant Imahara and Tory Belleci, stars of the popular show “Mythbusters,” were at Los Angeles International Airport Friday when a gunman opened fire. The pair are now in a safe location. The Science Channel and the Discovery Channel issued a statement Friday afternoon: “Mythbusters” Grant Imahara and Tory Belleci were present in Terminal 3 at […]

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‘Mythbusters’ to Retest Case of Bifurcated Boat

“MythBusters” is having a do over. Discovery’s long-running series will reexamine one of the show’s experiments that took place in 2007 with the case of the “Bifurcated Boat.” Fans have been demanding a recount ever since the series examined the claims of a man who said he crashed a speedboat into a channel marker and […]

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‘Breaking Bad’ to Get the ‘MythBusters’ Treatment

LOS ANGELES ( – 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 ( – 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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