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Savage, Adam

Overview
Works: 273 works in 433 publications in 1 language and 7,197 library holdings
Genres: Television programs  Science television programs  Educational television programs  Documentary television programs  History  Anecdotes 
Roles: Host, Speaker, Actor, Performer
Classifications: GR66, 791.4575
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Publications about Adam Savage
Publications by Adam Savage
Most widely held works by Adam Savage
MythBusters ( visu )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 574 libraries worldwide
Watch as pop culture's most baffling urban myths and legends are debunked, decoded and demystified in tests that separate the real from the really out there
MythBusters ( visu )
5 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 446 libraries worldwide
No theory is safe from the scrutiny of the MythBusters, who take on the Hindenburg disaster, Tesla's Earthquake Machine, the Mentos mint-Diet Coke Internet myth, and much more
MythBusters ( visu )
3 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 388 libraries worldwide
A large woman becomes stuck when she's suction-sealed onto an airplane toilet seat during a flight, requiring the crew to land before they could help her off-- myth or actual danger? Only two men are brave or foolish enough to find out: MythBusters Jamie Hyneman and Adam Savage. The foremost experts on myth busting, Jamie and Adam pit their thirty years of experience in special effects work against the most dangerous and bizarre theories and tales of all time. In this explosive collection of top-rated episodes from the first three seasons, the MythBusters go to unheard of lengths in their mission to ferret out the fallacious and the phony from the factual
Mythbusters ( visu )
2 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 345 libraries worldwide
From gadgets that give superheroes incredible powers to the enduring controversy over the NASA moon landing, the MythBusters' have a great time testing out urban legends, exposing fakery and trying TV and movie tricks themselves
Mythbusters ( visu )
5 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 302 libraries worldwide
Jamie and Adam, two special effects experts with over thirty years of experience, set out to methodically bust three urban legends in each episode. They test myths to prove or disprove what is real and what is truly urban legend. Includes ten episodes
Mythbusters ( visu )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 289 libraries worldwide
Could an awning have really broken the fall of Indiana Jones in the movie Temple of Doom? Is it possible to slice an opponent's sword in half with another sword? Can a locked door be opened with one gunshot? Watch as Hollywood's urban myths and legends are debunked, decoded, and demystified
Mythbusters ( visu )
3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 265 libraries worldwide
Time-honored legends, trivia, and even textbook theories: no myth is safe when Adam Savage and Jamie Hyneman put them to the test. The journey to the truth is full of explosive action and mind-blowing science
Mythbusters by Adam Savage( visu )
3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 227 libraries worldwide
Adam Savage and Jamie Hyneman are special effects experts who will stop at nothing to find the truth. Using modern day science, they put everyday mythis and urban legends to the test to determine what's busted, and what's confirmed. Joined by fellow MythBusters Tory Belleci, Kari Byron, and Grant Imahara, this team is always ready to take it to the next level with explosive results. Contains ten episodes
Shark week the great bites collection ( visu )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 221 libraries worldwide
Staying alive against the odds is nothing new, but learn how to survive a swimmer's worst fear. Amateur shark enthusiasts dive into the warm waters of the Caribbean to find out just how easy it is to wind up on the menu. Northeastern Australia boasts the world's largest concentration of sharks, but find out why that may be changing. Return to the water to take a bite out of some of the better-known shark myths. Whenever swimmers get into the ocean, they enter the domain of sharks, so learn what happens when victims break a few simple shark rules. Go ice-fishing in Canada's frigid far north to find what may be the world's most mysterious shark
Mythbusters ( visu )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 196 libraries worldwide
Adam Savage and Jamie Hyneman return in this eighth installment of the popular television series Mythbusters. Using modern day science to test everyday myths and urban legends, the special effects experts determine which myths are busted and which are plausible
Mythbusters ( visu )
2 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 194 libraries worldwide
Prepare yourself for the kind of fun that requires safety goggles as the team takes on tales of exploding pants, steam-powered machine guns, and jailbreak methods, and blasts a host of hoaxes to smithereens
MythBusters ( visu )
9 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and held by 170 libraries worldwide
Join Adam Savage and Jamie Hyneman on their quest to separate fact from fiction as they challenge commonly held beliefs. Throughout this popular series from the Discovery Channel, they debunk urban legends using modern-day science mixed with good-natured fun to separate the real ... from the really out there
Mythbusters ( visu )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 164 libraries worldwide
Adam Savage and Jamie Hyneman return in this ninth installment of the popular television series Mythbusters. Using modern day science to test everyday myths and urban legends, the special effects experts determine which myths are busted and which are plausible. In this collection, more of life's burning questions are answered including: Can bees lift a laptop? What's the most hygienic sneeze technique? and Can a hair weave really stop a speeding bullet?
MythBusters ( visu )
6 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 164 libraries worldwide
The Mythbusters explore urban legends, including if a penny dropped from a skyscraper could kill a pedestrian below, and if using a cell phone at the gas station could cause the pump to explode
Mythbusters ( visu )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 133 libraries worldwide
Your favorite madcap scientists deliver ten episodes that score a perfect ten in scientific silliness. Adam Savage and Jamie Hyneman, along with Kari, Grant, and Tory, will find the most fascinating myths from movies, legend, and social media and put them through the Mythbusting ringer
MythBusters ( visu )
13 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 130 libraries worldwide
Jaime Hyneman and Adam Savage, two special effects experts, set out to test urban legends, movie myths, and other commonly held beliefs, to decide whether they hold any truth or are busted
MythBusters ( visu )
9 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 93 libraries worldwide
The smash hit series investigating the bizarre claims of urban legends and modern misconceptions by putting them to the test
MythBusters ( visu )
7 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and held by 92 libraries worldwide
The smash hit series investigating the bizarre claims of urban legends and modern misconceptions, by putting them to the test
Mythbusters ( visu )
3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 78 libraries worldwide
Revisit Buster's greatest moments from Mythbusters history. He's taken more than a dummy can bear, but now Buster is ready for a rebuild down to the last battered nut and bolt. From his fateful trip in the Elevator of Death to the bridge Jump that claimed his last limbs, viewers will see the finest sacrifices of Buster's time. The Mythbusters don't just tell the myths, they put them to the test
Mythbusters ( visu )
8 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 66 libraries worldwide
Explores urban legends using modern-day science to separate myth and the impossible from what is truly possible
 
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