MythBusters

MythBusters is an Emmy-nominated educational television program on the Discovery Channel. The show aims to uncover the truth behind popular myths, with hosts Adam Savage and Jamie Hyneman using elements of the scientific method to test the validity of rumors, myths, and scenes from the big screen.

MythBusters has been widely praised for its accessible, enthusiastic presentation of skepticism, which mixes the scientific method with gleeful curiosity. With its mainstream appeal, MythBusters goes a long way to present scientific skepticism in a positive light, and encourages viewers not to take extraordinary claims at face value.