MythBusters

TV review by Emily Ashby, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 9+

Witty team puts urban legends to the scientific test.

Parents say

age 8+

Based on 35 reviews

Kids say

age 8+

Based on 101 reviews

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age 10+

So educational, I am now majoring in computer science!

I watched this show as a little kid. I rate this age 10+, but I started watching it a lot younger than that. This show is very educational with science being the main focus. It helps students think critically about science. Today, I am in college working towards earning my degree in computer science, and Mythbusters has played a role in that! I highly recommend as they make science fun!

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Too much swearing
age 18+

When they lied.

In a show that reproduced a move segment had a mercury comet where the rear end was Toren off by being hooked to a structure by a chain. That make of car had a leaf spring rear suspension. The vehicle in the show was a front wheel drive with a coil spring suspension. The effect in the movie could not be duplicated with a front wheel drive car.

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