Ring in the New Year with Your Favorite Shows from Discovery Nets…Now on Hulu!

In December, Discovery Communications and Hulu announced a new deal bringing entertaining programming — from Deadliest Catch to Say Yes to the Dress — to Hulu’s Plus subscribers. And what better way to kick off 2015 than enjoying some of your favorite shows from Discovery, TLC, Animal Planet, Investigation Discovery and more? Click on the links below to access programs from across Discovery’s TV portfolio now available to U.S. Hulu…

Discovery Channel Celebrates the Best of 2014 with Virtual Advent Calendar

Discovery Channel is celebrating the end of another action-packed year by looking back on its shows’ best moments, and fans are invited to join in on the fun! A virtual advent calendar is now live as a companion to the network’s “Best of Discovery 2014” programming. Marathons of well-loved series and specials – from Gold Rush to Shark Week – are airing now through January 1. By using the hashtag…

This Week In…Discovery Buzz

Fridays are usually one of the more lively days in the office as the weekend looms near, but this Friday in particular is especially buzzy as we all head into some much-welcomed time off for the holidays. (It’s also possible that employees are literally buzzing from all of the cookies, cupcakes, fudge, buckeyes and other sugary treats that have been passed around the last few days!) This week we shared…

Discovery’s ‘MythBusters’ Joines Forces with White House, NIH in Ebola PSA

Discovery has teamed up with the White House and the National Institutes of Health to create a PSA with MythBusters hosts Adam Savage and Jamie Hyneman, who encourage viewers to “get the facts and find reliable information” about Ebola. In the 30-second PSA, Adam and Jamie acknowledge that there are “a lot of rumors and false information popping up” about the deadly virus, and while the virus should certainly be…

‘American Chopper’ Returns to Discovery Tonight in Shaq-Sized Special Episode

Fans of American Chopper can rejoice: the beloved Discovery show is back with a special episode tonight that is as tremendous as its guest star, Shaquille O’Neal. The 7’1” basketball legend has enlisted the help of Paul Teutel Sr. and the Orange County Chopper team to build him not just any ordinary bike, but a special Superman themed one. The custom chopper is the largest the team has ever built,…

Discovery Channel Kicks Off Mega Week With “Eaten Alive”

Kicking off on Sunday, December 7, Discovery Channel is bringing viewers a week of jam-packed, super-sized programming with Mega Week. The epic week will kick off on Sunday at 8PM ET/PT when James Franco and Seth Rogen attempt to survive 21 days Naked and Awkward. The 21-day survival challenge, complete with nightly spooning to keep warm, is a Naked and Afraid not to be missed. Later, viewers will finally get to…

Discovery Channel Ranks #1 in Beta Research Satellite Dish Subscriber Study for 19 Years in a Row

The 2014 Beta Research Satellite Dish Subscriber Evaluation Study results were released today, and once again, Discovery Channel leads in top rankings. For the 19th year in a row, the network ranked #1 in importance to the enjoyment of satellite service among total adults. Discovery Channel also ranked #1 for the second year in a row for importance among adult satellite subscribers who would definitely switch providers if the channel…

This Week In…Discovery Buzz

Happy Friday! Here at Discovery, we’re welcoming the weekend with open arms after a long week of walking wires, announcing a new Chief Creative Officer for Discovery Networks International and Creating Change. Here are some other things that have happened this week, in case you missed it: TLC’s ‘Little Couple’ to Return in December (The Wrap) Inside 19 Kids & Counting Stars Jessa Duggar and Ben Seewald’s Wedding (People) Discovery…

The Boys Are Back! Discovery’s ‘Moonshiners’ Returns for Fourth Season

Moonshiners fans everywhere can rejoice, as the fan-favorite program makes its triumphant return for a fourth season tonight at 9pm ET/PT on Discovery Channel. The black market for white lightening is thriving, but that doesn’t mean the road is easy going for the boys. This season, Tim’s distilling legally, but production is quickly stopped in its tracks when Limestone Distillery is the target of arson. Meanwhile, Tickle, Tyler and Chico…

Are You Ready to Walk the Wire with Nik Wallenda in Discovery’s ‘Skyscraper Live’?

It’s getting down to the wire! In three days, the world will be watching as Nik Wallenda faces his most audacious challenge yet in Skyscraper Live. While the idea of walking hundreds of feet above the bustling streets of downtown Chicago on a wire ¾ of an inch wide – the approximate width of a human finger – would make most of us run for the hills (and solid ground!),…