Military Channel Brings Tank Battles to Life Tonight

Tonight at 10pm ET/PT, Military Channel debuts a new series that allows technology to bring the intensity of a tank battle to ultra-realistic life, something that has always been mission impossible for filmmakers who must always take a safe position at the edge of the battlefield. Using ultra-realistic CGI animation to recount step-by-step maneuvers, Greatest Tank Battles brings to life the most gripping battles ever fought on the front lines with…

Tuesdays on TLC Are a Lot More Fashionable Now with ‘What Not to Wear’

Fridays are soooo 2010… Tuesdays are the new fashionable nights on TLC, as What Not to Wear moves to a new home on Tuesdays at 9pm ET/PT starting tonight. And tonight’s episode looks like it will be a memorable one: So, tune in for more of Stacy and Clinton’s expert advice, as well as stunning transformations, as What Not to Wear moves to its new time on Tuesdays at 9pm.…

Discovery Channel’s ‘Gold Rush: Alaska’ Stakes Its Claim on Friday Nights

Discovery Channel has a hit in its new show Gold Rush: Alaska, which delivered over 2.9 million viewers with its premiere episode last Friday night. Gold Rush: Alaska was the #1 primetime cable program among key demographics that night, and marked Discovery Channel’s highest delivery among viewers aged 25-54 since Shark Week last August. Gold Rush: Alaska was also the top program in all television networks among men 25-54. It had the best…

‘The Hollywood Reporter’ Puts the Spotlight on Discovery Channel’s 2011 Schedule

We’re excited about our upcoming programming on the Discovery Channel, and it’s always nice to hear that others are too. Today, The Hollywood Reporter wrote an article about Discovery’s 2011 schedule, which includes 15 returning and 25 new series, the most in the network’s history. Some of the new series include: Desert Car Kings, about the McClures, an Arizona family that searches for and restores classic vehicles; Treasure Nation, about an…

‘American Chopper’ Returns to Discovery Channel, All-New Episode Tonight

As you may have heard last week, American Chopper is back back where it began…on Discovery Channel, airing Mondays at 9pm ET/PT.  In tonight’s all-new American Chopper: Senior vs. Junior, Paul Sr. struggles with whether or not to attend Junior’s wedding. He says he’s “damned if I do, damned if I don’t,” since he’d be attending a wedding where no one would be talking to him. Here’s a sneak peek…

This Thanksgiving, We’re Gonna Hurl…Pumpkins

Thanksgiving is a time for family, friends, food and, in the case of Discovery Channel and Science Channel, high-flying pumpkins and splat-filled feats of engineering and science. Following the 2010 World Punkin Chunkin Championship, Punkin Chunkin explores every angle of the intense competition from growing special, aerodynamic pumpkins and determining the perfect pumpkin’s mass to the mechanics of the air cannon and the physics of catapults. Is this a small,…

Give Back with Animal Planet’s ‘You Watch. We Give.’ This Weekend

If you want to do good this weekend, but you’re feeling lazy after a big Thanksgiving dinner, then we have just the opportunity for you. You can actually make the world a better place just by sitting on your couch and watching TV. Animal Planet has announced that it will donate up to $50,000 to the Villalobos Rescue Center, a nonprofit organization featured in Pit Bulls and Parolees, based on…

Explore the World & Share a Pint with Discovery Channel’s ‘Brew Masters’

This Sunday, November 21, Discovery Channel will premiere Brew Masters, a new series that follows craft brewer Sam Calagione and the Dogfish Head Brewery team as they explore regions of the country and world in the search of inspiration for the perfect brew. Last Friday, we shared info about the launch of the new Brew Masters Facebook page and Meetup site… and now we’re excited to announce a new social…

TLC’s ‘Homemade Millionaire’ Celebrates Entrepreneurship

How many times have you come up with a solution for an everyday problem and thought to yourself, “If I could only sell this, I would be rich!”? There are a lot of smart women out there with useful inventions and business ideas but who don’t have the resources to catapult their creations to the next level. TLC has teamed up with Kelly Ripa to help those women on Homemade…

OWN Reveals Premiere Weekend Lineup for January 2011

As you may have heard, OWN: The Oprah Winfrey Network is launching on January 1, 2011. Last week, the OWN team shared a little bit more about what we’ll be seeing on the air come launch time. If you’re an OWN Insider (this page will tell you how to sign up), you can get access to the OWN Insider Screening Room, which has  clips from a number of shows airing…