Investigation Discovery’s Injustice Files Returns with ‘Sundown Towns’

On the latest installment of Investigation Discovery’s Injustice Files documentary filmmaker Keith Beuachamp explores “sundown towns” – communities in America that didn’t allow African American people to live there or even be present once the sun went down. Tonight at 8PM ET/PT on Injustice Files: Sundown Towns, Beauchamp will visit three historic sundown towns in Indiana, Illinois, and Ohio. Beauchamp explains that sundown towns are largely a northern phenomenon born…

Cozy Up with Lil BUB Saturday Night on Animal Planet

Fresh off her appearance in Animal Planet’s record-breaking Puppy Bowl X, Internet cat-lebrity Lil BUB is returning to the network on Saturday in Lil BUB’s Special Special — joined by ‘bubbysitter” Amy Sedaris, Andrew W.K. and friends. We’re big fans of BUB here at Discovery (you may also know her from her Animalist talk show, Lil BUB’s Big Show) and we suspect many of you are, too. In Saturday’s Special…

‘AmeriCARna’ Premieres Tonight on Velocity

Tonight, Velocity will take automobile enthusiasts on a wild ride through American car history with new series, AmeriCARna, premiering at 8PM ET/PT. With three-time NASCAR champion Ray Evernham at the wheel, Velocity will lead viewers on a cross-country trek, chasing down the cars that had a profound impact on shaping America’s national identity. From the inception of American racing at the turn of 20th century, to the Woody wagons that defined California…

Discovery Channel Strikes It Rich with Klondike Premiere

On Monday, Discovery will premiere the networks’s first-ever scripted mini-series, Klondike. Featuring an all-star cast including Richard Madden (King of the North Robb Stark of Game of Thrones,  A Promise), Abbie Cornish (RoboCop, Limitless), Tim Roth (Pulp Fiction, Reservoir Dogs) and Sam Shepard (August: Osage County, Out Of The Furnace), Klondike tells the powerful story of the last great Gold Rush in our history. This epic six hour, three night television event kicks off…

Get in the Holiday Spirit with Discovery Unwrapped

The holiday season is officially upon us and Discovery Channel is giving the gift that keeps on giving – eight nights of fan-favorite series, some with a holiday twist, premieres and specials during Discovery Unwrapped. The week-long programming event kicks off Sunday, December 8 with a two-hour special episode of Naked & Afraid at 8PM ET/PT followed by the series premiere of the highly anticipated new series Dude, You’re Screwed…

Celebrate Thanksgiving With ‘Punkin Chunkin’

Happy (almost) Thanksgiving! Things around the office are starting to feel a little quieter as we inch towards time with family, friends, and of course, Punkin Chunkin. Every year, pumpkin-launching enthusiasts gather in Delaware for the World Championship Punkin Chunkin competition. Hosted by Mythbusters’ Kari Byron, Tory Belleci and Grant Imahara, Punkin Chunkin is part awesome science experiment and part genuine Americana, adding up to the biggest, loudest, greatest pumpkin hurling competition…

Penguins ‘Waddle’ Their Way Onto Discovery This Saturday

I, like many, have a soft spot in my heart for penguins so I was personally thrilled to learn that this Saturday, Discovery Channel is fulfilling my wish of a life with more penguins (and, really, is that so much to ask?) with its new BBC co-production, Penguins: Waddle All The Way. Premiering Saturday, November 23 at 9PM ET/PT, Penguins: Waddle All the Way is a two-hour special event dedicated…

Science Channel’s First Scripted Feature Film ‘The Challenger Disaster’ Premieres Saturday

Last night, the Science Channel invited more than 400 VIPs from around the world  gathered at the New York Times building in Manhattan to celebrate the premiere of The Challenger Disaster, the network’s first scripted feature film, telling the story of the Space Shuttle Challenger‘s fatal explosion in 1986. Event attendees included Academy Award-winning actor and star of The Challenger Disaster William Hurt; the cast of Science Channels’ Oddities; Peter…

Welcome to the Jungle: Gold Rush Returns to Discovery

Fans of Discovery’s Gold Rush can rejoice – the series is back for a fourth season, premiering Friday at 9PM ET/PT on Discovery. This season, Todd Hoffman has made the decision not to return to the Klondike as he and his crew head to warmer climates to find gold in the Guyana jungle. Meanwhile, Parker Schnable is doing “what Todd Hoffman couldn’t”, as he pushes into the Yukon to strike…

Spooktacular Fun: The Hub Celebrates Halloween with ‘Halloween Bash’

As pumpkins find their ways onto porches, we’re jumping into our countdown to the Halloween party of the year – The Hub Halloween Bash, premiering this Saturday at 8pm ET/7pm PT on The Hub. Hosted by Kenan Thompson of Saturday Night Live, The Hub’s First Annual Halloween Bash is a star-studded, two-hour special that includes performances by pop-stars Cody Simpson and Fifth Harmony, and illusionist Nathan Burton. In addition, Nancy…