Mythbusters By The Numbers
Ever wonder how many myths the MythBusters have busted or how many tons of explosives they've used? Now you can know these stats and more, courtesy of executive producer Dan Tapster.
Myth Grand Totals:
Years of filming: 8
Total number of episodes: 168
Total hours of programming: 195 (including specials)
Total number of myths: 769 myths (425 busted, 179 confirmed, 155 plausible)
Total number of experiments: Approx. 2,391
Total number of explosions: Approx. 744
Total number of hours filmed: Approx. 6,255
Number of vehicles destroyed 128
Poundage of explosives 12 tons
Note: Totals include episodes through June 2011.