Investigation Discovery Takes on ‘Cropsey’ Urban Legend for Friday the 13th

What happens when an urban legend becomes reality? Tonight, Friday the 13th, at 9pm ET, Investigation Discovery premieres Cropsey: The Urban Legend — a spine-tingling ID Films documentary about one of New York’s most disturbing unsolved mysteries. When five children go missing on Staten Island, filmmakers Joshua Zeman and Barbara Brancaccio realize that the cautionary tales of their youth may have come true. In the documentary, Zeman and Brancaccio delve…

It’s a Family Feud on TLC’s ‘American Chopper’

Tonight, TLC brings back the ever-popular American Chopper for 13 new episodes that follow the feuding Teutuls — Paul Sr. and Paul Jr. — and their competing Orange County motorcycle shops. American Chopper: Senior vs. Junior, airing Thursdays at 9pm ET/PT, picks up where last season ended: with the father firing the son from Orange County Choppers (OCC). The series will capture the renewed rivalry as Paul Sr. continues to build world famous…

Science Channel Explores the ‘Wonders of the Solar System’

Tonight, Science Channel kicks off a fascinating series about some of the most interesting questions about our solar system in its newest series, Wonders of the Solar System. Could Titan, Saturn’s largest moon, be home to our closest alien neighbors? Are there lessons to be had about our own planet from new similarities between Earth and Mars? What about those space volcanoes that spew ice instead of lava and fire? Thanks to increasingly…

‘The Colony’ Returns to Discovery Channel

Discovery Channel’s The Colony began its second season last week, exploring whether a group of colonists can survive and rebuild in a world without electricity, running water, government or outside communication. The series is not a competition, but rather a controlled experiment that places volunteers (ordinary people) in a simulated post-catastrophic environment as a test of their personal will and survival skills. This season, The Colony participants are placed in…