This Week In…Discovery Buzz

Happy Friday – and more importantly, Happy First Day of Spring! Like much of the northeast and Tri-State area, DC got some snow this morning, though I’d like to think that it was just winter’s way of having one last dance before making a reappearance nine months from now. Here are some stories you may have missed this week: Sony’s PlayStation Vue Is Introduced in 3 Cities (New York Times)…

Discovery Channel Celebrates the Best of 2014 with Virtual Advent Calendar

Discovery Channel is celebrating the end of another action-packed year by looking back on its shows’ best moments, and fans are invited to join in on the fun! A virtual advent calendar is now live as a companion to the network’s “Best of Discovery 2014” programming. Marathons of well-loved series and specials – from Gold Rush to Shark Week – are airing now through January 1. By using the hashtag…

Discovery Channel Kicks Off Mega Week With “Eaten Alive”

Kicking off on Sunday, December 7, Discovery Channel is bringing viewers a week of jam-packed, super-sized programming with Mega Week. The epic week will kick off on Sunday at 8PM ET/PT when James Franco and Seth Rogen attempt to survive 21 days Naked and Awkward. The 21-day survival challenge, complete with nightly spooning to keep warm, is a Naked and Afraid not to be missed. Later, viewers will finally get to…

This Week In…Discovery Buzz

Happy Friday from Discovery HQ! It’s been a week full of pet news – from Jackson Galaxy sharing how he uses his charisma to calm troubled cats to Animal Planet announcing it has picked up Disney’s “Howl-O-Ween” special, complete with 101 dogs in costume! Meanwhile, Shark Week’s record-breaking success this past summer was the focus of an article that discusses how millennials took part in the annual celebration. And speaking…

SXSW PanelPicker 2015 Is Open

It’s August, and that mean’s SXSW PanelPicker is again upon us! The SXSW Interactive Festival, held annually in Austin, brings together leaders in technology and digital creativity to showcase the best technologies of today and what’s to come tomorrow and Music explores the future of the music industry, while SXSWedu brings together leaders from the education landscape to collaborate, create and change how we teach and learn. This year, we’ve…

Join Richard and Aaron for ‘Fast N’ Live’ Tonight!

Tonight at 9/8c, Richard Rawlings and Aaron Kaufman of Fast N’ Loud invite you to grab a few beers and settle down for Fast N’ Live, broadcast from Gas Monkey Bar and Grill in Dallas, TX. Beer in hand, Richard and Aaron will relive the build of the ’32 Cabriolet, giving live commentary throughout the night. The guys will also be answering fans’ questions from Twitter during the episode.  Have a…

This Week in…DiscoveryBuzz

Happy Friday, family! It’s been a really fun week for us, with an explosive new web series and a fiery premiere in London – lots to share! Check out the stories below and then catch Mythbusters’ Tory Belleci blowing up a car – no better way to release stress before the weekend, right? Firefighters Called to Bear Grylls TV Show Launch Stunt After Flames PROJECTED on side of Battersea Power…

This Week in…Discovery Buzz

Happy Labor Day Weekend! We’ve had an exciting week, with a feline film festival, a commemorative ceremony for the 50th Anniversary of the March on Washington and the premiere of a very dreamy driver’s new show. Enjoy some of the highlights below before hitting up your next backyard BBQ! Discovery Bringing Facebook’s ‘I F***ing Love Science to Online Video and Science Channel (Variety) Tamron Hall Hosts New True-Crime Show in…

Vote Discovery to SXSW 2014!

It’s that time of the year again…PanelPicker voting for SXSW Interactive and SXSWedu 2014. If you missed us at SXSW last year, SXSW Interactive Festival, held annually in Austin, brings together leaders in technology and digital creativity to showcase the best technologies of today and explore what’s to come tomorrow, while SXSWedu brings together leaders from the education landscape to collaborate, create and change how we teach and learn. This…

‘Chopper Live’ Kicks Off Tonight on Discovery Channel!

The excitement is palpable here at Discovery’s broadcast center, where I just arrived to gear up for tonight’s kickoff to Chopper Live. When you’ve been prepping for a live event like tonight, the day always arrives with a mix of nervousness, excitement and a smidge of exhaustion. Tonight, fans will see Chopper Live: Road to Revenge, a two-hour special starting at 9pm ET/PT on Discovery Channel, chronicling the four teams…