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Outrageous Acts of Science

A fast-paced countdown of the world’s top 20 homemade science stunts and experiments found on the internet.

Each episode takes the cleverest, funniest, most daring, outrageous or just downright bizarre clips - and uses a cast of the world’s best science experts to explain them for us. With the help of amazing storytelling graphics, they explain the what, how and why of the science that makes these clips possible. Each episode focuses on a particular science theme and counts down to the crème de la crème, the number one Outrageous Acts of Science! From adrenaline junkies in 'Speed Freaks', eccentric inventors in 'Insane Inventions' and record breakers in 'No Limits' each episode will show you the definitive countdown from 20 to 1. It’s science but not as you know it. So don’t even think about trying this at home… these are Outrageous Acts of Science.

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Production Detail

Broadcaster: Science Channel / Discovery Networks International

Year: 2012 - 2016

Length: 45 minutes per episode (returning series)