The Reviews Are In: Don’t Miss ‘Frozen Planet’ This Sunday

Some of my favorite projects from my almost ten years at Discovery are the iconic series we’ve partnered with the BBC to produce — from Planet Earth (I rallied employes to create a giant mosaic and recorded it as time-lapse video) to Life (where we welcomed guests to our Twitter account for expert commentary each Sunday). This Sunday, you’ll be blown away again with the premiere of Frozen Planet. If…

Discovery Channel Explores Our ‘Human Planet’

If you are a fan of Discovery Channel‘s Life and Planet Earth, then get ready for Human Planet.  Like the other two series, Human Planet is a sweeping and visually stunning presentation, this time focusing on people’s incredible ability to survive and thrive in our planet’s most extreme environments. From oceans to jungles to deserts, Human Planet tells the story of the complex, profound and sometimes challenging relationship between humankind…

Spying on Polar Bears with Animal Planet

If you’re a fan of Discovery Channel’s Planet Earth and Life, make a note on your calendar to catch Animal Planet‘s Polar Bear: Spy on the Ice this Thursday night. As with the former series, Polar Bear: Spy on the Ice leverages production technology (in this case spy cameras) to capture animal behavior in a new and fascinating light. Premiering Thursday at 10pm ET/PT on Animal Planet, Polar Bear: Spy…

It’s Cyber Monday at DiscoveryStore.com

Today is Cyber Monday, the day that millions of people flock to their computers for holiday deals and steals. DiscoveryStore.com has gotten in on the action, with a number of fantastic online only deals that are valid through midnight ET tonight. For example,  get the Life and Planet Earth DVDs and Blu-ray sets at their lowest prices of the season today — up to 75% off regular price. Or do you…

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…