Discovery Celebrates Teacher Appreciation Week

“A teacher affects eternity; he can never tell where his influence stops.”  – Henry Adams Almost everyone can credit at least one teacher who has served as inspiration to pave a new path, follow a dream or fight for the impossible. With incredible patience and compassion, teachers grow our next generation. As a daughter and granddaughter of teachers and superintendents, I’ve seen firsthand the patience, perseverance and love teachers bring…

Cake Boss Cafe Celebrates Official Grand Opening

New York City was treated to a sweet surprise this week with the official Grand Opening of the Cake Boss Cafe last week in New York’s Times Square. Throughout the week, Buddy Valastro, the Cake Boss himself, as well as family members, shared their passion for baking through events at the cafe. Our youngest Cake Boss fans enjoyed “How to fill a cannoli” and “How to decorate a cupcake” classes…

Introducing…Discovery Buzz

Happy Friday, Discovery family! I’m Anna Kowalczyk, the newest member of the Discovery Communications Digital Media Communications team and a new regular contributor to this blog. I fell in love with Discovery as an intern three summers ago, and I’m excited to be back on the team, just a few seats from my old spot. Looking forward to sharing my passion for Discovery with our community and hearing from all of…

Kal Penn’s ‘The Big Brain Theory: Pure Genius’ Premieres Tonight on Discovery Channel

Could the next Einstein be in our ranks? On The Big Brain Theory: Pure Genius, premiering tonight on Discovery Channel at 10pm ET/PT, host Kal Penn launches his search for the next great innovator that could change the future of our world. In each episode, Penn will present contestants with a seemingly impossible engineering challenge that must be solved in just 30 minutes. The judges will then choose the best engineering concept…