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'Mythbusters' Star Grant Imahara, Electrical Engineer And Robotics Wiz, Dies At 49

Imahara was best known as a member of the "Build Team" on the Discovery Channel's Mythbusters. A constant tinkerer, he was undaunted by even the most outlandish technical challenges.

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Shannon LaNier poses at the Smithsonian's National Museum of American History in Washington, D.C. in 2012. LaNier is a descendant of Thomas Jefferson and Sally Hemings. Manuel Balce Ceneta/AP hide caption

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Thomas Jefferson Descendant Reflects On His Ancestor's Memorial And Legacy

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'Mythbusters' Star Grant Imahara, Electrical Engineer And Robotics Wiz, Dies At 49

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