This Week in Discovery Buzz…

Happy Friday, Discovery family! Here in Silver Spring, it’s been a hot one – both on and off air. With temperatures breaking 100, the start of Comic-Con, a batch of fuzzy visitors, and Honey Boo Boo‘s season premiere, we’ve barely had a chance to breathe! Here’s a roundup of what’s kept been buzzing this week: Comic-Con: Science Channel Investigating the Unexplained Watch n’ Sniff a Hit for Honey Boo Boo…

‘Firefly’ Fans Rejoice: 10th Anniversary Special on Science This Sunday

If there is one thing my time at Comic-Con taught me, it’s that Firefly fans are seriously devoted to their love of all things Serenity. Science is putting that love to the test, asking fans to tweet #FireflyNov11 in honor of Science’s Firefly: Browncoats Unite 10th anniversary special. For every 5,000 #FireflyNov11 Tweets, a new, never-before-seen Firefly video will be revealed to fans. Firefly fans have already unlocked two awesome…

Discovery Communicatons Takes On Comic-Con 2012

As a Comic-Con newbie, I was unsure of what to expect when I packed my bags last week. If you’ve never been to San Diego Comic-Con, it’s some parts magic, some parts mayhem, and all parts awesome. The magnitude of the event cannot be overstated, as 130,000 people pack the San Diego Convention Center dressed in costume, waiting in line for hours to see their favorite panels. It’s definitely a…

Happy ‘Firefly’ Fourth!

Apple pie, BBQ and Firefly: nothing says “America” like a good old-fashioned space Western. As we head into the July 4th holiday here at Discovery, it wouldn’t be a holiday if we didn’t have some killer marathons for you, and Science is not going to disappoint. For us space geeks, what better way to celebrate Independence Day than with an all-day Firefly marathon? Starting at 8am ET, you can catch…

Discovery Channel & Science Travel to San Diego for Comic-Con 2011

Discovery Channel and Science have invaded Comic-Con 2011 with a full slate of panels and activities at the annual fan gathering in San Diego: Today, Penn & Teller kick things off with a panel at 7pm PT and a sneak peek of their new Discovery Channel series, Tell a Lie. On Friday, from 6-7pm, Rod Roddenberry will be joined by fellow panelists to talk about taking the Roddenberry Star Trek…