Visual Effects & Animation
Began co-hosting the popular series "MythBusters."
Worked as a model maker on the film "Home Alone 3."
Appeared in the music video for Billy Joel's "You're Only Human (Second Wind)."
Did his first acting job, providing the voices for animated characters in segments his father produced for "Sesame Street."
Began learning how to repair his own bike as a teenager, leading to a lifelong love of riding, repairing, and customizing bicycles.
Held an honorary doctorate from The Netherlands' University of Twente.
Was a regular speaker at the annual Maker Faire, sponsored by Make Magazine.
Wore a hearing aid on his left ear due to a congenital hearing condition.