Deck The Halls with Animal Planet L!VE’s Holiday Cams

In case you’ve ever wondered if the kittens, puppies and chicks featured on Animal Planet L!VE could get any cuter, the answer is yes, they can, thanks to some cheerful holiday decorations and toys. While Santa is busy in the North Pole preparing for Christmas, he’s dispatched a couple elves to APL’s live cams, and they’ve made sure there is no shortage of seasonal laughter and joy for all everyone…

Animal Planet L!VE’s ‘Reindeer Cam’ Is Back Bringing 24/7 Online Holiday Cheer

Last week, people in all 50 states experienced freezing temperatures, and with more than half of the states seeing snow cover, I’d say winter has definitely arrived! While the quick freeze may be the tip of the seasonal iceberg, it also means the start of a warm holiday season – with family gatherings, festive dinners and plenty of laughter and cheer to go around. What better way to celebrate the…

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…

Happy Holidays!

Happy Holidays! The Discovery Blog will be on vacation starting December 22 and returning January 3, 2012. We wish all of our readers a very happy holiday and a wonderful new year — see you in 2012 for another year of satisfying curiosity! We leave you with this image of MythBusters‘ Buster and a friend celebrating in their own way. -Amber and Gayle  

Holiday Gift Guides from Animal Planet, TreeHugger and Parentables

Any procrastinators out there? If you’re still working on your holiday gift list and coming up short in the inspiration department, we have a few gift guides that might help you, even with the pickiest of recipients. Animal Planet has a series of gift guides for hipster pets, overindulged pets, dog and cat lovers, and even green pet lovers. My favorite is the DJ Cat Scratch Turntable from Perpetual Kid:   Meanwhile,…

Happy Holidays from Discovery Communications!

Today is Thursday, December 23, and we’re going to sign off for a few days to enjoy the holidays.  We wish all Discovery Blog readers a wonderful holiday and a creative, curiosity-filled 2011!! We’ll be back in January with the latest Discovery-related news. We’ll leave you with this Christmas picture of Dirty Jobs ‘ Mike Rowe and producer Dave Barsky (author of Barsky’s Blog).