MythBusters: The Search
Kyle Hill - Host
Dr. Matrin Pepper
We’re putting Deflategate to the test! Do slightly deflated footballs give players an edge?
Are Deflated Balls Actually Easier to Catch?
Is it possible to fling a passenger out the side of a car, a la Fast and Furious style? Red Team is putting this myth to the test!
Building a Non-Rocket Powered Ejection seat
In an attempt to build a non-rocket powered ejection seat, Blue Team placed pre-pressurized air cannons in a car. Let’s just say… Buster wanted out. ASAP.
Buster’s Early Ejection
Look at Buster go!
Fast and Furious Slow Motions
Will they be able to pull it off? Are they fast and furious enough?
The Contestants Discuss Their First Myth
Our host is the science editor for Nerdist.com and a huge MythBusters fan. Kyle has credited the show as the reason he changed his career path from engineer to science communicator. For him, being a part of the legacy is an honor.
Meet Kyle Hill
A new generation is eager to carry on the tradition of busting myths wide open; but they’ll have to earn it. Search candidates will face a variety of mental, physical and skills tests; this video explains how it all works.
How MythBusters: The Search Works
Can you paint your house with explosives? We really, REALLY want this to be plausible.
This Myth Won’t Die
MythBusters: The Search isn’t just a reality show. It’s an honor to carry on the MythBusters torch. It’s showcasing a way of life for these contestants.
MythBusters: The Search - This is Why
After the first round of myth testing, we say goodbye to contestant Sarah.
Ejector Seat: Elimination
At the end of the second week of MythBusters: The Search, it’s time to say goodbye to Ben. He had the build skills, but lacked the communication skills.
Paint Explosion: Elimination
See what the contestants first reaction is to testing a myth that has been tested twice before. Will they get the same conclusion as Adam and Jamie?
Do The Contestants Think They Can Paint a Room with Explosives?
Can you paint a wall with explosives? No, but the myth testing sure is gorgeous!
Explosive Paint Slow Motions
The myth states that people become more creative when they’re drunk or tipsy. Alcohol lowers inhibitions and increases confidence, so is there a connection to art?
Does Drinking Make You More Creative?
In a quest to paint a room using c4, Blue Team has created a magnificent dandelion-like contraption.
Blue Team’s Dandelion of Doom
Green Team couldn’t decide on one idea, so they tested three. Allen and Jason’s put paint on the wall, but Hackett’s... did something else.
Hackett’s Paint Explosion Mishap