Todd Sampson's Life On The Line

Season 1

Season 1, Episode 4 - Conservation Of Energy

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Todd Sampson puts the law of conservation of energy to the ultimate test by releasing a one-tonne wrecking ball centimetres from his face.

Season 1, Episode 3 - Friction

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Todd Sampson takes a leap of faith by bungee jumping with two interwoven phonebooks, and nothing but the friction between the pages arresting his fall.

Season 1, Episode 2 - Resistance

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Facing an AK-47 rifle underwater, Todd Sampson trusts the extraordinary power of resistance to stop a bullet before it hits him.

Season 1, Episode 6 (Buoyancy)

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Putting his faith in the science of buoyancy, Todd Sampson ties himself to a giant cluster of helium balloons in an attempt to defy gravity. #LifeOnTheLine (Final)

Season 1, Episode 5 (Air Pressure)

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Harnessing the incredible power of air pressure, Todd Sampson attempts to climb a 13-storey building with nothing but two vacuum cleaners strapped to his back. #LifeOnTheLine

Season 1, Episode 1 (Heat Transfer)

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Todd Sampson tests his faith in science in a series of epic experiments, trusting his life to the laws of physics. Todd goes feet first into an inferno with only a dousing of water to protect him. #LifeOnTheLine
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