Premier Date: December 22, 2004
While it will not explode, the turkey can cause the boiling oil to splash all over the place (which can be extremely dangerous) if it is dropped into the deep fryer improperly.
The spoon actually reduces the fizziness of champagne. In a blind taste test when compared to several controls (opened champagne, re-corked champagne and unopened champagne) both Adam and Jamie ranked the spooned champagne the lowest in terms of fizziness.
An icicle over 1.5 feet (45 cm) in length falling from about 15 feet completely penetrated a steak, showing that it is possible for a icicle to kill a person.
In the 80 °F (25 °C) San Francisco summer heat, the naked snowman melted considerably faster than the clothed snowman. The clothes on the snowman protected it from the heat and acted as insulation to help keep the temperature of the snow from rising.
When tested in a freezer at -70 °F (-50 °C) the fake urine stream the MythBusters used did not freeze in midair.
The area near the burning fire was around 1.5 °C colder than the rest of the room.
In this episode, Adam and Jamie also revealed the top ten myths (to date) as voted upon by fans. They were:
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