Animal Planet, Yao Ming and ‘Saving Africa’s Giants’

I grew up as an animal lover, although in Oklahoma my exposure to wild animals was limited to the field or woods beyond my backyard and my time at the Oklahoma City Zoo as a junior curator. However, a few years ago, I had the opportunity to travel to Africa and experience the most real and impactful animal encounters of my life on safari in the Sabi Sand Game Reserve…

This Week In…Discovery Buzz

Happy Friday! This has been a news-filled week! Aside from our announcement about Laura Ling and Sony PlayStation®Vue, we shared the news earlier this week that Curiosity.com has spun-off from Discovery Communications. In other big – er, tall – news, Yao Ming will be on Animal Planet next Tuesday in Saving Africa’s Giants with Yao Ming. (And if you haven’t read his AMA on Reddit yet, it’s worth checking out…