Adam Savage


Adam Savage is a renowned industrial designer, television presenter, and public speaker, known for his infectious passion for making and creating. He began his career as a set designer and model maker for movies and television shows, including Star Wars, The Matrix Reloaded, and Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines. He is best known for co-hosting and co-producing the popular Discovery Channel series MythBusters, where he tested the validity of popular myths and legends with his colleague Jamie Hyneman.

In addition to his work on MythBusters, Adam has hosted numerous television programs, including MythBusters Jr.,, and Savage Builds. He is also a passionate educator and public speaker, known for his TED Talks and appearances at major technology and design conferences worldwide.

Adam is an advocate of the maker movement, encouraging people to embrace their creativity and passion for making. He is also a dedicated supporter of STEM education and has been a frequent guest on educational programs and podcasts to promote hands-on learning.

Adam's contributions to the world of design, innovation, and education have been recognized with numerous awards and honors, including the Outstanding Lifetime Achievement Award in Cultural Humanism from Harvard University in 2018.