Discovery Education and Intel Corporation Extend ‘Curiosity’ to the Classroom

Discovery Education and Intel Corporation today launched an extension of Discovery Channel‘s groundbreaking series Curiosity designed to satisfy students’ curiosity through some of the learning concepts from the series.  Curiosity in the Classroom will examine a variety of topics and seek to answer some of life’s greatest questions. CuriosityintheClassroom.com, an interactive, science-based educational tool, brings concepts from the Curiosity series to life with curriculum examining such topics as artificial intelligence, communications, computers, nanotechnology and…

Curiosity Debuts with Special Cross-Network Simulcast Tonight

When Discovery Channel first hit the air in June 1985, our Founder and Chairman, John Hendricks, had a simple mission: satisfying our curiosity about the world around us through nonfiction television. Over the years, Discovery has grown to include over 130 networks in over 210 countries around the world, and today the company launches the first episode of Curiosity — the company’s largest multi-platform initiative to date. Curiosity is a…

Meet the Man Behind Discovery & Our Curiosity

This Sunday, August 7, at 8pm ET/PT, Discovery Channel will debut the first installment of Discovery Communications most ambitious multi-platform project ever: Curiosity. Tackling some of the biggest questions of our time as a part of Discovery’s mission to satisfy curiosity about the world around us, Curiosity was envisioned by our Founder and Chairman, John Hendricks. A cornerstone of the project, beyond the television series with big questions and big…

Are We Too Connected? Curiosity.com Tackles That & More

Last week, Discovery launched the first phase of the multi-year, cross-platform Curiosity initiative — Curiosity.com. The online platform brings together great minds (our Curiosity Luminaries) and burning questions and results in an enriching experience that builds upon our company’s heritage and mission. Each week, the site’s “wonderwall” homepage will feature three new Luminaries covering a range of topics. Today, you’ll find Webby Awards founder and filmmaker Tiffany Shlain front and…

Calling All Curious Minds!

Satisfying curiosity is at the core of our company, and Discovery Channel’s Curiosity (coming to TV later this year) is all about stoking the natural desire to question our world and discover more about it. From exploring whether there is a creator to what happens to your body under the influence of drugs, Curiosity is already in the air and online at Curiosity.com. We’ll keep you posted on Curiosity as…