In case you’re wondering, this doesn’t involve shrink ray technology, those aren’t mini-clones successfully created for the show, and those aren’t little people who happened to look like Adam Savage and Jamie Hyneman. So what’s up here?
Maxwell Hinton is a seven-year-old boy from Fresno, California. His wish? To blow something up. With heavy explosives. “I watch MythBusters and they inspired me to blow a building up,” he said. So the Make-a-Wish Foundation made it happen.
Producers for Mythbusters say the crew was shooting cannonballs for an upcoming episode when one of them went awry and blasted into a nearby residence. Luckily no one was hurt.