This Week In…Discovery Buzz

We’re back from the Thanksgiving holiday and while we had our fill of turkey, stuffing and Grandma’s jokes, we can’t get enough of what’s going on here at Discovery Communications. Just this week, TLC’s The Little Couple returned for its seventh season, audiences around the country enjoyed Animal Planet Live!’s Reindeer Cam, and Josh and Anna Duggar announced they’re expecting their fourth child! Additionally, Discovery Digital Networks’ TestTube launched ‘MANthropology’,…

Animal Planet L!VE Springs Into Its Second Year With New Cams

As we all rejoice the long-awaited arrival of spring, Animal Planet L!VE, Animal Planet’s 24/7 live web cams celebrating the animal kingdom, is embracing the season (and its first birthday!) with three new cams – Bunny Cam, Hedgehog Cam, and the Pittsburgh Bald Eagle Cam. Bunny Cam– We’ve teamed up with the House Rabbit Society to put a hop in your step and a smile on your face with these cuddly, playful bunnies. Hedgehog Cam– Speed,…

The Baby (Penguin) Needs a Name!

On March 9, the stars of Penguin Cam, an Animal Planet L!VE cam based at the Audubon Aquarium of the Americas in New Orleans, welcomed some new family members. While William and Kate hold back on announcing the name of their little prince, Animal Planet L!VE and Audubon are putting the naming power of their penguin prince (in the shot below!) in the hands of the public. The contestants, and…

Animal Planet L!VE Launches, Exponentially Increasing Cuteness Levels Across the Nation

Productivity across the U.S. will see a sharp decline today as Animal Planet launches Animal Planet L!VE, a new experience that gives animal lovers a round-the-clock view into the habitats of whales, penguins, puppies, calves and more. In partnership with Audubon Nature Institute, explore.org, the National Aquarium, South Mountain Creamery and the Washington Animal Rescue League, Animal Planet L!VE will bring viewers into 11 different animal communities through live, 24/7 HD cams. Animal lovers can take…