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  • SCIENCE OF STUPID

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"Science of Stupid" returns for a second series. We love to watch other people make a mess of things- preferably in spectacular fashion. "Science of Stupid" reveals through science experts exactly how & why adventure turned to misadventure.

EPISODE GUIDE

  • Science Of Stupid: Episode 1
    Richard Hammond reveals the science behind a whole host of new and spectacular mishaps. First, he explores the many ways to humiliate yourself when paragliding and riding dirt bikes.
  • Science Of Stupid: Most Unsporting Moments
    Most Unsporting Moments: From ice hockey to high-jumping, Richard Hammond reveals his favourite sporting mishaps in this special compilation episode.
  • Science Of Stupid: Most Painful Lessions
    Science's Most Painful Lessons: From jumping into a bin, to breathing fire and shooting paint balls, this special compilation episode features some of the most ill-advised stunts.
  • Science Of Stupid: Episode 2
    From sword tricks to pulling a wheelie, clips reveal that great stunts can often go terribly wrong. Richard Hammond reveals the science behind such extraordinary misadventures.
  • Science Of Stupid: Episode 3
    Street luge racing and cycling down steps can both have painful and humiliating consequences. Richard Hammond explores how things can go so spectacularly wrong.
  • Science Of Stupid: Episode 4
    Richard Hammond turns his attention to cliff diving, swinging a sledgehammer and riding a motorised scooter as he reveals the science behind dangerous and humiliating misadventures.
  • Science Of Stupid: Episode 5
    From attempting a tandem motorbike wheelie to trampolining with friends, Richard Hammond reveals the science behind a spectacular set of mishaps.
  • Science Of Stupid: Episode 6
    Richard Hammond explores why spectacular stunts often turn into embarrassing disasters. He takes a look at what can happen when you motorbike on sand and try to ski on metal rails.
  • Science Of Stupid: Episode 7
    Combining hard science with spectacular mishaps, Richard Hammond reveals why bouncing on beds and catapulting your friends into the air can both end in painful disaster.
  • Science Of Stupid: Episode 8
    Ever wondered why it is so easy to injure or humiliate yourself on a toboggan? Using clips of spectacular sledging mishaps, Richard Hammond investigates.
  • Science Of Stupid: Episode 9
    Richard Hammond investigates the science behind a host of new painful and humiliating mishaps, including a snowboard trick that ends in disaster.
  • Science Of Stupid: Episode 10
    Clips reveal that kayaking down rapids, scaling tall buildings and pulling handbrake turns can all have dangerous or humiliating consequences. Richard Hammond investigates why.
  • Science Of Stupid: Episode 11
    Extraordinary mishaps involving wakeboards, hoverboards and basketballs all come under the spotlight as Richard Hammond explores the science behind spectacular misadventures.
  • Science Of Stupid: Episode 12
    Richard Hammond explores the science behind more spectacular misadventures. This time, the perils of skiing and fishing come under the spotlight.
  • Science Of Stupid: Episode 13
    Flipping off a springboard and running through mud can both have disastrous consequences. But why? Richard Hammond explores the science behind embarrassing mishaps.
  • Science Of Stupid: Episode 14
    Richard Hammond examines more wince-worthy clips as he investigates why food fighting and diving from springboards can both have painful and embarrassing consequences.
  • Science Of Stupid: Episode 15
    Richard Hammond checks out more wince-worthy clips as he explores the possible perils of caravanning, breakdancing and trial biking.
  • Science Of Stupid: Episode 16
    Richard Hammond explores the science behind more spectacular misadventures. This time, he checks out clips of mishaps on ski lifts and explores the perils of wrestling in bubble wrap.
  • Science Of Stupid: Episode 17
    Clips reveal that firing a bow and arrow and loading up a trailer can both have dangerous or humiliating consequences. Richard Hammond investigates why.
  • Science Of Stupid: Episode 18
    Richard Hammond checks out the extraordinary misadventures of ordinary folk as he asks why BMX stunts so often go embarrassingly wrong.
  • Science Of Stupid: Episode 21
    Learn just how many ways there are to embarrass, injure and humiliate yourself when flying remote controlled aeroplanes or attempting to grind rails on a unicycle.
  • Science Of Stupid: Episode 22
    In this episode we learn just how many ways there are to embarrass, injure and humiliate yourself when off-roading, racing in a cycling peloton or attempting to jump between rooftops.
  • Science Of Stupid: Episode 23
    In this episode we learn just how many ways there are to embarrass, injure and humiliate yourself when attempting a bicycle wheelie, or driving through deep water.
  • Science Of Stupid: Episode 24
    In this episode we learn just how many ways there are to embarrass, injure and humiliate yourself when attempting a parkour 'wall spin', sprinting or trying to use an umbrella.
  • Science Of Stupid: Episode 25
    In this episode we learn just how many ways there are to embarrass, injure and humiliate yourself when dancing, sky diving or fire skipping.
  • Science Of Stupid: Episode 26
    Richard Hammond reveals how and why adventures turn to misadventures as he explores the science behind painful and humiliating mishaps.
  • Science Of Stupid: Episode 27
    In this episode we learn just how many ways there are to embarrass, injure and humiliate yourself when attempting a jump on a mountain bike, or cornering a long vehicle.
  • Science Of Stupid: Episode 28
    In this episode we learn just how many ways there are to embarrass, injure and humiliate yourself when parking a boat or attempting a rail grind on a bike.
  • Science Of Stupid: Episode 29
    Richard Hammond reveals how and why adventures turn to misadventures as he explores the science behind painful and humiliating mishaps.
  • Science Of Stupid: Episode 30
    In this episode we learn just how many ways there are to embarrass, injure and humiliate yourself when leaping out of trees, sumo wrestling or attempting a ramp jump on a moped.
  • Science Of Stupid: Episode 31
    In this episode we learn just how many ways there are to embarrass, injure and humiliate yourself when kayaking over waterfalls, cross country running or cycling down mountains.
  • Science Of Stupid: Episode 32
    In this episode we learn just how many ways there are to embarrass, injure and humiliate yourself when cycling through water, or spinning in a cyr wheel.
  • Science Of Stupid: Episode 33
    In this episode we learn just how many ways there are to embarrass, injure and humiliate yourself when climbing a fence, or trying to backflip off a swing.
  • Science Of Stupid: Episode 34
    In this episode we learn just how many ways there are to embarrass, injure and humiliate yourself when leaping off a sand dune, dribbling a football or driving a motorbike and sidecar.
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