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    Inside Adam Savage's Cave: New Apollo EVA Gloves!

    Adam welcomes spacesuit replica maker Ryan Nagata back to the cave to share his latest iteration of Apollo 11 EVA gloves! Ryan's previous glove builds were already the best we've seen, but new measurements, materials, and fabrication techniques makes these even better. Adam and Ryan geek out over the details!

    Adam Savage's One Day Builds: Star-Lord's Walkman!

    Adam's latest prop build is a replica of Star-Lord's Walkman from Guardians of the Galaxy! This is a styrene scratch build using some of Adam's favorite modelmaking materials and techniques. And a few firsts for a One Day Build--the use of a vinyl cutter for the logos, as well as a minor injury mid-build!

    Adam Savage's Gorgeous Great Wall Armor!

    The latest armor in Adam's costume collection comes from the 2016 fantasy epic The Great Wall! Director Zhang Yimou's ambitious action film featured striking armor designs for its color-coded regiments, and Adam dons the golden armor of the Tiger Corps. This and over 180 other suits of armor and now up for auction for collectors and cosplayers! Find more of this armor and other film props at the Great Wall auction here!

    Adam Savage's New Leatherworking Box!

    Adam shares his latest shop upgrade and build: a leatherworking station and storage box for all his leather-related tools! This beautiful wooden box was made in the process of working on his Star-Lord costume belt, and replaces a previous acrylic toolbox. Adam guides us through this toolbox's form factor and its influences.

    Inside Adam Savage's Cave: Ryan Nagata's First Spacesuit!

    While visiting Adam's cave to collaborate on a project, spacesuit replica builder Ryan Nagata brought a blast from the past: the very first spacesuit he made when he was 14 years old. Adam and Ryan pore over the details of this suit, which includes snoopy cap, gloves, and helmet. It's a testament to Ryan's obsession, ingenuity, and attention to detail, all qualities which have carried trhough to his newest spacesuits.

    Adam Savage Wears the North Bergen High School Alien Play Spacesuit!

    Adam unveils the newest spacesuit being added to his collection: the Dallas spacesuit made for the North Bergen High School stage production of Alien! Adam could not be more thrilled to unbox this costume, getting a close look at the ingenuity and creativity in materials and build techniques used to make this recreation. And yes, he puts the spacesuit on!

    Help Peter Jackson Solve a WWI Mystery!

    While Adam was in New Zealand filming the laser-tag dogfight episode of Savage Builds, Peter Jackson tells him of a discovery his team made while restoring a World War 1-era airplane. Hidden in plane wings that were made a hundred years ago was a drawn portrait of an unnamed pilot. We need your help uncovering who this pilot was!

    Ask Adam: A Horrible Movie You Love

    In this Ask Adam Savage, Adam answers Kyle Carmichael's question: "How about a list of 'bad' movies you love? A movie you know isn't great but dang it you love it and watch whenever you come across it?" Ask your own question in the comments section below or on social media (tagged #AskAdamSavage)!

    Adam Savage's Zorg Industries ZF-2!

    Adam shows off the incredible ZF-2 he and his team made for the most recent episode of Savage Builds, and for the first time, compares it with his Zorg Industries ZF-1 replica. With the two pieces side by side, you get a sense of what it took to cram all of the artillery inside Adam's working prop, and why it's a whopping 40 pounds!

    Adam Savage's One Day Builds: LEGO Lunar Lander!

    Just in time for the 50th annivesary of the Apollo 11 moon landing, Adam speed builds the beautiful LEGO lunar lander set that was developed in cooperation with NASA! From moon craters to laser reflector panels, Adam is super impressed by the detail infused in this model. Now a question which shelf does it belong on: with space stuff or LEGO builds?

    Ask Adam: Those Awesome Leather Gloves

    In this Ask Adam Anything, Adam is delighted to address Wolfin Sylvermane's question, "I've been enjoying Savage Builds very much and I've noticed you've been wearing a beautiful pair of brown gloves. I'd really like to know which they are." Ask your own question in the comments section below or on social media (tagged #AskAdamSavage)!

    Adam Savage's One Day Builds: Cave Museum Display!

    Adam has a fondness for musem displays--the thoughtful and often meticulous ways in which objects are mounted and presented for view in custom cases, bell jars, and boxes. This week's build is a new shadow box display for a piece of memorabilia Adam received from his recent visit to the historic Radio City Music Hall.

    Inside Adam Savage's Cave: New Spacesuit Hardware!

    Adam gets more space stuff in the cave! With the 50th anniversary of the moon landing later this month, Adam shares a few new props made by fellow space enthusiast Ryan Nagata. First is a unique camera+propulsion system made for Gemini, followed by an Apollo-era bubble helmet of unsurpassed fidelity!

    Adam Savage's One Day Builds: Hero Prop for TV Show!

    Adam's latest build is a special treat: he's been tasked with making the hero prop for the new TV show Year of the Rabbit! For this Victorian-era procedural comedy, Adam is making the police truncheon for Matt Berry's Detective Inspector Rabbit character. It's also a build that has Adam experimenting with new processes like acid etching!

    Inside Adam Savage's Cave: Star Wars Tauntaun Statue!

    Adam is ecstatic to show off his newest acquisition: a Tauntaun statue based off of Phil Tippett's original design sculpture for the creature from The Empire Strikes Back. We take a close look at the gorgeous sculptural details of this 1:1 piece, which is produced by our friends at Regal Robot. Adam can't wait to paint it!

    Ask Adam: What is Savage Builds?

    Adam Savage explains what his new show, Savage Builds, is all about and what fans of Mythbusters and Tested can expect. Watch Savage Builds when it premieres Friday June 14th on Discovery Channel!