What Could Possibly Go Wrong?
Many viral videos show people putting science to the test and often failing with hilarious consequences. Hosts Kevin Moore and Grant Reynolds examine these crazy stunts and attempt to re-create them with a bit of homemade science.
- 1. Trash Can RocketeersFebruary 7, 201542minTV-PGSubtitlesEnglish [CC]Audio languagesEnglishThe physics of flight are tested when the ultimate trashcan rocket is constructed. A solar powdered death ray is built using TV parts, the sun and a little ingenuity. Also, the guys try to execute the perfect powerslide.
- 2. In-Human SlingshotFebruary 14, 201542minTV-PGSubtitlesEnglish [CC]Audio languagesEnglishKevin and Grant create a fast motorized trike and turn a childhood game into a risky test of distance and accuracy with their uber water slide. The rapid-fire action of a meatball Gatling gun takes culinary arts to a new level.
- 3. Lawnmower Jousting RoyaleFebruary 21, 201542minTV-14SubtitlesEnglish [CC]Audio languagesEnglishGrant and Kevin challenge each other to lawnmower jousting for backyard glory. Competition is fierce in the inaugural mini-weapon challenge, and the guys attempt to build a water, shock and bullet resistant cell phone case.
- 4. Homemade Hovercraft HijinksFebruary 28, 201542minTV-14SubtitlesEnglish [CC]Audio languagesEnglishKevin and Grant test their skills and build a homemade hovercraft capable of crossing land and sea. Next, they make a merry-go-round produce Top Gun g-forces and use magnetic boots to attempt to defy gravity.
- 5. Concrete Canoe ChallengeMarch 7, 201542minTV-14SubtitlesEnglish [CC]Audio languagesEnglishKevin and Grant attempt to reach 30-mph riding an improvised rocket skateboard, and build a catapult for a basketball shooting competition. Kevin is convinced the power of buoyancy will float a 400-lb concrete canoe.
- 6. Backyard Volcano BlowupMarch 14, 201542minTV-14SubtitlesEnglish [CC]Audio languagesEnglishKevin and Grant try to survive a 30-mph ride in their off-road Soap Box racers, and a homemade volcano gets expanded into a three-stage eruption. Aerodynamics and a 46-year old gridiron record are challenged by a football cannon.
- 7. Jumbo Paper PlaneMarch 21, 201542minTV-PGSubtitlesEnglish [CC]Audio languagesEnglishGrant and Kevin create a giant paper airplane that can fly over 200 yards. They try to stop a moving car with no brakes using their James Bond car brake, and they use pneumatics to create the ultimate beer delivery.
- 8. Deadly Donuts of FireJune 24, 201542minTV-14SubtitlesEnglish [CC]Audio languagesEnglishKevin and Grant turn a blast of air into a ring of fire when they build a vortex cannon. They use magnets, superconductors and quantum physics to send a levitating racer around a track and make a frosty bulletproof glass mug.
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