New ‘Seeker’ Feeds Bright, Curious Minds Through Original Online Programming

There are more than 90 million millennials around the world, each with different passions, perspectives, beliefs and desires. The all-new Seeker is a digital network for this generation, designed to reach and engage these bright, curious minds with a variety of entertaining and insightful content offerings. Seeker was created for those who believe that wisdom is gained by experiencing, observing and exploring, and for those who are always looking for a way to apply their curiosity and…

This Week In…Discovery Buzz

Happy Friday! Here’s what we’ve been buzzing about this past week: For Staff on ‘Naked and Afraid,’ Work is Just a Blur (New York Times) EXCLUSIVE: Scott Foley Has an Emotional Moment Upon Learning His Ancestor’s Ties to George Washington — Watch (Entertainment Tonight) I (Sort Of) Hosted a Show with President Obama! (Popular Science) President Obama Set as Weeklong Guest Host for Science Channel Nightly News Segment (Mashable) Matt and Amy Roloff…

‘Science Presents DNews’ Welcomes President (and Science Enthusiast) President Obama

Science has been a part of Discovery’s DNA since we first launched in June 1985, and it continues to be a priority for us…and one of our neighbors down the road in D.C. In December, Science Channel debuted Science Presents DNews, nightly nuggets of science goodness hosted by DNews’ Trace Dominguez and Amy Shira Teitel. But this week, Science Presents DNews will welcome a special guest host: President Barack Obama.…

“Alexa, What’s the News?” ‘DNews’ Comes to Amazon Echo

Are you a news junkie and crave daily doses of science and pop culture? DNews, Discovery Digital Networks’ online source of news and science that reaches more than 1.7 million subscribers on YouTube and millions more across multiple platforms and social channels, is now available on Amazon Echo. Released in late 2014, Amazon Echo is a Bluetooth smart speaker and voice command device made by Amazon that turns any home…

This Week In…Discovery Buzz

Happy Friday, everyone! This week has been a little chaotic coming off the heels of the TCAs, (you can read our recap of the event here), so needless to say, this weekend is especially sweet for some of us. The TCAs were buzzworthy, but they weren’t all-encompassing. Here is some other news from this past week you may have missed: Under New Leader, Discovery Channel’s Brand Reboot Shows Promise (The…

Discovery Digital Networks Takes VidCon 2015 by Storm

If you had any doubt if YouTube, Vine and online video in general is a “thing,” go ahead and mark your calendar for VidCon 2016! Just a few short days ago, about 20,000 attendees converged on Anaheim, California for the sixth annual VidCon, a three-day conference that brings together top YouTube creators, online video leaders and, most importantly, the community of fans that make the interwebs so great. This was…

Don’t Miss Discovery Digital Networks at This Week’s VidCon!

In just a few days, thousands of online video talent, professionals and fans will descend upon Anaheim, CA for the sixth-annual VidCon. Kicking off on Thursday, July 23 at the Anaheim Convention Center, the event will celebrate the web video community with a series of panels, meet-and-greets, stage performances and events, and Discovery Digital Networks will be a big part of the celebrations. If you’ll be in Anaheim, don’t forget…

This Week In…Discovery Buzz

Happy Friday the 13th! For the superstitious among us, check out this article from DNews of 13 things you shouldn’t do today. (The article is also with little known facts. Did you know that some traditions call for mirrors to be covered up around the sick and dying, or that salmon, in certain cultures, is the Fish Who Must Not Be Named?) While you’ve been busy taking your cat’s glamour…

Meet Discovery Digital Networks’ Latest Millionaire: ‘DNews’

DNews, an original web series that explores the fascinating world of science, is the latest channel from Discovery Digital Networks to reach the one million subscriber milestone on YouTube. Hosted by Trace Dominguez and Tara Long, episodes address a range of subjects – from hot topics surrounding the headlines of the day (like Ebola) to curious questions you always asked yourself and head-scratching facts you didn’t even know you wondered…

Discovery Digital Networks Takes to VidCon

When most people hear “Anaheim,” they think of Disneyland. For me, Anaheim is synonymous with VidCon, the annual gathering of online video creators, leaders and viewers that’s now in it’s fifth year. Tomorrow I’ll join our San Francisco- and Los Angeles-based Discovery Digital Networks teams and talent for three packed days — from meetups and signings to panels and one epic game of Ninja led by Phil DeFranco. It’s been…