MythBusters is a science entertainment program for television written and created by Australian producer Peter Rees for Discovery Channel. The idea behind the series is to investigate myths, rumors, news stories and movie scenes with the help of science in order to determine whether they are valid or not. Mythbusters is and/or has been broadcast on several international channels and on various Discovery Channels worldwide. MythBusters has never followed a fixed or consistent production schedule for the show's episodes. These are generally listed simply by the year in which they were transmitted. ?Each episode tends to focus on at least two myths that have been brought to the production team's attention by the cast and crew, or the show's fans.