Mythbusters testing the stud myth

Mythbusters testing the stud myth[1]

  • The Myth - When going to donate blood at the Red Cross, people are actually secretly having mind controlling microchips implanted into their bloodstream that can be detected with a Stud Finder.
  • Verdict - Busted
  • Notes - While a stud finder can find microchips (like those used to track pets) embedded in flesh, none were found after the pair donated blood at the Red Cross. [2]


  1. Zircon
  2. Escape from Alcatraz