Destination America Shows NYC What Happens ‘When Ghosts Attack’

On Tuesday night as the temperatures dropped in New York City, Destination America kicked off Halloween season with a spooky sneak peek screening of its new series, When Ghosts Attack, premiering Saturday, October 20 at 10PM ET/PT. General Manager Marc Etkind kicked off the evening of frightful fun, which began with a spooktacular screening of the series’ premiere episode before an audience that included members of the press, ad sales…

Discovery Celebrates Manufacturing Day

On Friday, Discovery Communications and Science Channel are celebrating the second annual Manufacturing Day with special on-air programming and local community events. Science Channel will feature a day-long marathon of How It’s Made, while we open our doors at Discovery for a public open house at our media production factory, the Discovery Creative and Technical Center (DCTC), in Silver Spring. Visitors will have the chance to explore Discovery’s 50,000-square-foot, world-class Production…

Adoptable Pets Invade Discovery Headquarters on Thursday; Expected to Disarm All With Cuteness

 Adopt-A-Shelter-Dog Month continues here at One Discovery Place, as we gear up for Thursday’s R.O.A.R. event, Adopt-A- Palooza, with the Animal Planet and Petfinder teams. More than 30 adorable, adoptable cats and dogs will be here at the Discovery Communications’ Sensory Garden in Downtown Silver Spring, hoping to find their fur-ever home. The event is open to the public so, if you or someone you know is looking to adopt a…

Stars Come Out for Discovery Communications’ Upfront

Yesterday, Discovery Communications returned to Jazz at Lincoln Center in New York City to host its annual Upfront for an audience of advertisers and press. While I shared news yesterday here about new and returning series coming to our networks, we wanted to give you a glimpse at the action — on stage and backstage — through the photos below. I’ve been fortunate to attend several Upfront presentations and what…

Get Your Geek on at a Science Channel Meetup

Scientific fact: we have lots of passionate fans of our networks. Whether it’s Deadliest Catch fans who travel to Seattle for the annual Catch Con or Beekman Boys watchers who build Lego versions of the farm featured on Planet Green, we love them all. In order to bring together another group of dedicated viewers, Science Channel is hosting a Washington, D.C. meetup for the premiere of Sci Fi Science on…

Discovery Channel & Science Channel Take Comic-Con by Storm

Today’s post is from guest blogger David Tra, Digital Publicist for Discovery Channel & Science Channel, who just came back from San Diego to fill us (and you) in on all the mayhem at Comic-Con. What do Comic-Con International 2010 and Discovery Communications have in common? Discovery Channel and Science Channel both had a presence at the four-day event held in San Diego. Discovery Channel hosted panels for MythBusters and…