ADDITIONAL NOTES: completed airing its first season on 5/19/14; has yet to be renewed for a second season
DESCRIPTION: (from National Geographic Channel's press release, March 2014) Let's jump-start your brain. You fill an ice bucket with a bottle of bourbon, mix in several dollar bills and strike a match. What happens when the heat hits the bourbon? A. Nothing, the match goes out. B. It burns, the bills are unharmed. C. It burns, the bills are destroyed. D. NONE OF THE ABOVE? Correct answer revealed below. In National Geographic Channel's new series None of the Above, host Tim Shaw challenges viewers to predict the outcome of spectacular experiments before breaking down the science behind the always-surprising results. These "man-on-the-street" experiments involve physics and engineering and will blow your mind or at least make you hold your breath. None of the Above will premiere March 24 at 9:00 p.m. ET/PT on National Geographic Channel. Immediately following at 9:30 p.m. ET/PT, new series The Numbers Game with host Jake Porway, a data scientist and National Geographic Emerging Explorer, will reveal the surprising and fascinating statistical science at work behind everyday situations.