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MythBusters Season 5 (2007)
|5x01 Hindenburg Mystery |
Adam and Jamie examine the Hindenburg disaster, using three replicas of the ill-fated airship to determine if chemical compounds on its exterior may have sparked the huge conflagra ...
|Jan. 10, 2007|
|5x02 Pirate Special |
Jamie and Adam investigate exactly what would happen if a pirate ship fired a broadside cannon barrage into another ship, working their way up from a small-scale cannon to a full-scale ...
|Jan. 17, 2007|
|5x03 Underwater Car |
Jaime and Adam examine the feasibility of escaping from a car that is underwater; Grant, Tory and Kari determine if it possible to fold a piece of paper in half more than seven tim ...
|Jan. 24, 2007|
|5x04 Speed Cameras |
Myths and facts about speed cameras---and ways to foil them---are tested by Adam and Jamie, including license-plate protectors, avoiding the camera's field of vision, and driving really, ...
|Mar. 07, 2007|
|5x05 Dog Myths |
Adam and Jamie attempt to teach a pair of untrained middle-aged Malamutes new tricks; Kari, Grant, and Tory investigate a myth about guard dogs.
|Mar. 14, 2007|
|5x06 More Myths Reopened |
Previous program topics with contentious outcomes are revisited.
|Mar. 21, 2007|
|5x07 Voice Flame Extinguisher |
Jamie and Adam try to put out a fire by yelling loudly at it; Kari, Tory and Grant examine four hypnosis hypotheses, including post-hypnotic suggestions and self-hypnosis.
|Apr. 11, 2007|
|5x08 Birds in a Truck |
In "Birds in a Truck," Adam and Jamie tackle Sir Isaac Newton's founding principle of thermodynamics and the law of conservation of momentum. They're looking into a physics' classroom ...
|Apr. 18, 2007|
|5x09 Walking on Water |
It's "East Meets West" in this episode of MythBusters. Shrouded in secrecy and mythology, not to mention cult popularity, ninjas are perfect fodder for the MythBusters. The whole team ...
|Apr. 25, 2007|
|5x10 Western Myths |
Adam and Jamie lay some Western myths to rest; Kari, Tory and Grant test automobile air bags.
|May. 30, 2007|
|5x11 Big Rig Myths |
Adam and Jamie try to find out if an exploding tire can kill; Kari, Tory and Grant check out how much fuel can be saved by drafting another car.
|Jun. 06, 2007|
|5x12 Grenades and Guts |
Investigation myths involving explosions, including Hollywood heroics and hand grenades and the adverse effects on swallowing cola and candies. Also, Grant, Kari and Adam try self- ...
|Jun. 13, 2007|
|5x13 Snow Special |
Snow myths are investigated, including whether yodeling or a machine gun can trigger an avalanche. Meanwhile, Kari, Tory and Grant investigate ice-driving techniques and if it is possible ...
|Jun. 20, 2007|
|5x14 Baseball Myths |
New York Yankees pitcher Roger Clemens joins the gang to bust baseball myths.
|Aug. 08, 2007|
|5x15 Viewer Special |
Viewer-suggested myths are put to the test. Can you sneeze with your eyes open? And if you do will your eyeballs pop out of their sockets? Can you stop a speeding car by putting it ...
|Aug. 15, 2007|
|5x16 Red Rag to a Bull |
During this episode they test the following myths*Bull in a china shop*Bull charges red or if color doesn't matter*Bullets & Guns in an oven*Bullets in a campfire*aerosol can in a fire*keg ...
|Aug. 22, 2007|
|5x17 Superhero Hour |
the following myths are tested in this Superhero based episodeleaving a ring shaped scar on someone's facetesting batman's grappling gungrappling hook shot from car at high speeds to ...
|Aug. 29, 2007|
|5x18 Myth Evolution |
the following myths are tested in this episodeninja swatting a bullet barehandedbreathing air from an underwater car tireairbag going off breaking thumbsseveral speed camera retestsRFID ...
|Sep. 05, 2007|
|5x19 Trail Blazers |
Adam and Jamie get on the trail of some flammable Hollywood fables while Kari, Grant and Tory break out the defibrillator for some electrifying action.
|Oct. 31, 2007|
|5x20 Exploding Water Heater |
There have been many stories over the years involving an exploding water heater, so Adam and Jamie decide to get involved and test the myth once and for all. Meanwhile, the build team ...
|Nov. 07, 2007|
|5x21 Supersized Myths |
This giant-sized, two-hour MythBusters special features great white sharks, jet taxis, rocket cars and cruise ship skiing. The team orders everything SUPERSIZED!
|Nov. 14, 2007|
|5x22 Shooting Fish in a Barrel |
We have heard it many times before, but is shooting fish in a barrel really that simple? Adam and Jamie decide to test this proverbial myth in order to determine the truth. Later, they ...
|Nov. 21, 2007|
|5x23 Pirates 2! |
In this piratical sequel, the MythBusters once again plunder and pillage for maritime myth, testing two Pirates of the Caribbean movie-inspired myths and the curse of a Sand Neck T ...
|Nov. 28, 2007|
|5x24 Confederate Steam Gun |
The MythBusters decide to test a myth that claimed to have taken place in the Civil War, as some believe that the confederates had created a steam gun that could shoot several hundred ...
|Dec. 05, 2007|
|5x25 Air Plane Hour |
Adam and Jamie decide to test whether or not someone with no experience can land a 747 by being instructed via a flight control tower. However, since they can’t crash any actual planes, ...
|Dec. 12, 2007|
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