Put Science’s ‘An Idiot Abroad’ on Your Bucket List

Two words: Karl Pilkington. Yes, that’s right, Ricky Gervais’ favorite round-headed friend is returning to Science on Saturday, January 21, at 10pm ET/PT in An Idiot Abroad 2: The Bucket List. After following Karl to the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World in the first season (and spending Saturday night’s Tweeting along with fellow fans for Science), I know there’s no better cure for the winter blahs than a dose…

Science Debuts ‘Trek Nation,’ Miso Sideshow Experience

Science is celebrating the 45th anniversary of Star Trek by delving into the life of its creator, Gene Roddenberry, with Trek Nation. This two-hour tribute, Wednesday at 8pm ET/PT, follows Gene’s son, Rod, as he explores the deep impact of his father’s singular vision of the future. Through interviews with fans, including George Lucas, J.J. Abrams and Seth MacFarlane, Trek Nation chronicles a son’s journey to discover his father’s work…

Social TV: Check-Ins, Stickers, Fan Rewards…Oh My!

Hi. My name is Amber, and I’m a TV junkie. (Let’s all say, “Hi, Amber.”) While I don’t think I’m in need of an intervention, as a fan of television and member of Discovery’s Social Media team, I have been spending more time talking TV on Facebook, Twitter and, more recently, on new social platforms that let us connect with fellow fans by checking into favorite shows (and much more).…