Celebrate the Holidays with Animal Planet L!VE

This holiday season, Animal Planet L!VE invites you to get into the spirit with several of their live animal cams featuring festive creatures. While your holiday dinner is in the oven, gather your friends and family to celebrate the holidays with: Turkey Cam: One of two new cams, Turkey Cam features turkeys and baby chicks enjoying life on the farm without worrying about ending up on anyone’s Thanksgiving table. Tryptophan-free…

The Baby (Penguin) Needs a Name!

On March 9, the stars of Penguin Cam, an Animal Planet L!VE cam based at the Audubon Aquarium of the Americas in New Orleans, welcomed some new family members. While William and Kate hold back on announcing the name of their little prince, Animal Planet L!VE and Audubon are putting the naming power of their penguin prince (in the shot below!) in the hands of the public. The contestants, and…

First Sharks, Then Penguins and Now Kittens. Animal Planet’s ‘Kitten Cam’ Is Here!

Here at Discovery, we’ve been buzzing for a while about the company’s next live animal cam, after great success with Discovery Channel’s Shark Cam and Penguin Cam. Well, brace yourself for something that can only be described by two words: Too Cute! Animal Planet’s Kitten Cam is live now on AnimalPlanet.com…and just what you needed to prepare for the return of Too Cute!face on Saturday, October 13 at 8pm ET/PT…

The Reviews Are In: Don’t Miss ‘Frozen Planet’ This Sunday

Some of my favorite projects from my almost ten years at Discovery are the iconic series we’ve partnered with the BBC to produce — from Planet Earth (I rallied employes to create a giant mosaic and recorded it as time-lapse video) to Life (where we welcomed guests to our Twitter account for expert commentary each Sunday). This Sunday, you’ll be blown away again with the premiere of Frozen Planet. If…

Penguins Just Got More Addictive: Play ‘Criminal Penguins’ Online

We’re just a week and a half away from the U.S. premiere of Frozen Planet (March 18 at 8pm ET/PT), and online people are buzzing about the series and the guilty pleasure that is Penguin Cam. If you can’t get enough penguins and you found yourself laughing at this clip from Frozen Planet, Discovery’s Criminal Penguins game is for you. Click on the image below to get started collecting rocks…

Waddle on Over to ‘Penguin Cam’

There are a few basic truths in life that we can all agree upon, such as bad news comes in threes or, despite all efforts, you will turn into your mother. Another one of those truths is that the Internet paired with adorable animals is irresistible. You probably remember Panda Cam (live from the Smithsonian National Zoo) and Shark Cam (brought to you by Discovery Channel and the Georgia Aquarium)…now,…