How Costumers and Artists Build the Wardrobe of Syfy’s The Expanse

Adam recently went behind the scenes of Syfy’s The Expanse, visiting the production and exploring the props, costumes, and sets created for the show. One of Adam’s favorite places was the costume department, where costume designer Joanne Hansen let him get up close to the custom armor and outfits worn by the cast. Plus, a visit to the costume breakdown and aging room for a look at weathering!

Episode 384 – Dark Rides – 1/26/17

Norm’s back from vacation and can’t stop talking about the technology of theme park rides. We also talk about the new Star Wars movie title, discuss how artificial intelligence could win at poker, and get angry in a Moment of Science. Plus, what’s the best desktop screensaver of all time?

Adam Savage’s One Day Builds: Ping Pong Machine Gun!

One Day Build time! Using some materials left from a previous ping pong-related build, Adam makes a ping pong machine gun that he’s wanted to make since he was a teenager. This rapid-fire prop was used in Adam and Michael Steven’s touring show Brain Candy Live!

Shot and edited by Joey Fameli
Music by Jinglepunks