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Mythbusters to end next season

After 14 seasons of debunking and proving various scientific phenomenons, Mythbusters is coming to an end.

Discovery's most popular show — and one of the longest running series in cable history — will see co-hosts Adam Savage and Jamie Hyneman hang up their goggles after a whopping 248 episodes, Entertainment Weekly reported on Wednesday.

Within that time, the two conducted close to 3,000 experiments, taking on popular myths that audiences had asked about for years. Questions like "Could Rose have actually made room for Jack on that floating door after the Titanic had sunk?" The answer, by the way, was no.

In an interview with the magazine, Savage confirmed he had known the end was nigh since the beginning of 2015, but added that having having extra time has allowed he and Hyneman to come up with the best final experiments they could for the last season.

"Three or four years ago we started wondering more if we were going to get renewed," Savage said. "It's not like it's unexpected."

Some of those final experiments include exploding a cement truck with 4.5 tons of ANFO (an industrial use explosive mixture) and "crushing a 60-ton train tanker with steam implosion" according to EW, but Savage promises the finale will be an absolutely memorable one.

The scientist turned television personality also confirmed that just because the show was ending, didn't mean he was done with television or video production. He'll be working on future shows — both in front of and behind camera — and is joining for an unspecified role.

As for whether or not he and Hyneman will ever appear on television together again, the latter said it's probably not going to happen.

"We sort of managed to tolerate each other," Hyneman said when asked about his troubled relationship with Savage. "I think it's probably safe to say that continuing our on-screen relationship is probably not happening."

Still, the two have announced they'll be executive producing a scripted show together at CBS, although details on what exactly that show entails have yet to be released.

The final season of Mythbusters will premiere on Jan. 9, 2016. Fans who want to see Savage and Hyneman together one last time can also catch the duo on their final Mythbusters Live tour, which begins on Nov. 13.

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