Untrusting of outside law enforcement, some Amish in Lancaster County, PA turn to a small group of men for protection and justice. This Amish Mafia protects, maintains the peace, and ensures adherence to Amish principles.
Competitors will be given impossible engineering challenges to solve in just 30 minutes. The team with the best design will be safe, but the losing team members will face possible elimination. The winner will receive $50,000 and a one-year contract to work at WET.
Unassuming people enter the "Cash Cab" as simple passengers taking a normal taxi ride, only to be shocked when they discover that they're instant contestants on Discovery Channel's innovative game show!
It's the deadliest job on earth: crab fishing off the Alaska coast on the icy Bering Sea. These adventurers will battle Arctic weather, brutal waves, and a ticking clock for big money in this modern-day gold rush from which they may never return.
Adam Savage and Jamie Hyneman, two special effects experts whith over 30 years experience between them, methodically set out to bust three urban legends. And they don't just explain if something's true or false: through trial and error, they demonstrate it. Sometimes they crash things; sometimes they blow things up--all in the name of science.
This series enters the high risk world of New England's long line fishermen who risk all to catch an elusive prey in some of the most dangerous waters on the planet. They are uniformly tough and resilient and they need to be as every day could be their last.