‘Outrageous Acts of Science’ Back on Science Channel Feb. 28

Science Channel series Outrageous Acts of Science starts a new season February 28. The sixth season will feature a man pulling a car with his eye sockets, a dive to the bottom of the world’s deepest pool, a homemade tank and a skydive from a drone.

Each episode of Outrageous Acts of Science counts down the zaniest videos from 20 to 1. A team of experts shares the science behind the stunts and experiments. That includes astrophysicist Hakeem Oluseyi, physicist Debbie Berebichez and inventor Eric Gradman.

Outrageous Acts of Science is produced for Science Channel by October Films. For October Films, Gareth Cornick and Denman Rooke are executive producers. For Science Channel, Kyle McCabe is executive producer.

Science Channel is part of Discovery Communications.

Michael Malone, senior content producer at B+C/Multichannel News, covers network programming, including entertainment, news and sports on broadcast, cable and streaming; and local broadcast television. He hosts the podcasts Busted Pilot, about what’s new in television, and Series Business, a chat with the creator of a new program, and writes the column “The Watchman.” He joined B+C in 2005. His journalism has also appeared in The New York Times, The Philadelphia Inquirer, Playboy and New York magazine.