MythBusters: Reflected Energy DVD
If you thought death rays belonged only in futuristic science fiction, think again. The Greeks are said to have built one to set fire to invading Roman ships 2,000 years ago. Adam and Jamie decide to shed some light on this legend to find out if it could be true.
Is it fact or fiction? Special effects experts Adam Savage and Jamie Hyneman take urban legends and put them to the scientific test. The concepts presented in each video will have students looking at science in a whole new way.