Obama to appear on episode of 'Mythbusters'
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Barack Obama will appear on an episode of "Mythbusters," a television show that uses science to determine the truth behind urban legends.
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The White House says the episode will air Dec. 8 on the Discovery Channel.
Discovery says the episode considers this question: Did Greek scientist Archimedes set fire to an invading Roman fleet using only mirrors and the reflected rays of the sun?
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Officials say the president's appearance, which has already been taped, is part of a White House push to promote math and science education. On Monday, Obama hosts a White House science fair celebrating students who have won science, technology, engineering and math competitions.
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