Animal Planet & Science Are NY-Bound for Comic Con

Discovery’s networks are no strangers to Cons – CatchCon, San Diego Comic-Con… not to mention those criminals on Investigation Discovery. So it’s logical that beginning tomorrow visitors to New York Comic-Con will be treated to panels and more courtesy of Animal Planet and Science. On Friday, the cast of Animal Planet’s Finding Bigfoot (Bobo, Cliff, Matt and Ranae) will be joined by 30 Rock‘s Judah Friedlander for an hour-long panel…

‘American Chopper’ Meets ‘Deadliest Catch’ Tonight on Discovery Channel

In a special crossover episode tonight at 9pm ET/PT on Discovery Channel, Paul Sr. and the Orange County Chopper crew from American Chopper head up to Alaska to meet up with Johnathan and Andy Hillstrand and their crew aboard the Time Bandit before building a Deadliest Catch bike. In addition to testing their sea legs, the OCC guys also participate in other local activities while in Alaska, including ice climbing, fishing…

‘Deadliest Catch’ Fans Converge in Seattle, Prepare for New Season

Seattle. It’s known for coffee, its signature climate and…CatchCon — the annual fan fest celebrating Discovery Channel’s Deadliest Catch and its dedicated viewers. On Saturday, I had the pleasure of attending my first CatchCon (now in its third year) with well over 1,000 Deadliest Catch fans from across the U.S. and beyond. Our guests began lining up as early as 4am at Bell Harbor in anticipation of the doors opening…

Employees ‘Creating Change': Meet Betsy Clawson

Last week, we introduced you to Beth Stewart, one of our many talented employees who will be volunteering their creativity and time to  Discovery Impact: Creating Change — a 12-hour marathon event benefiting nonprofits in need of marketing, communications and creative services. Today, we introduce you to Betsy Clawson from our Global Events team. Tell us about your current position at Discovery Communications. I am part of the Global Events…