Blast Off! Science Channel to Air Live Space Launch Today

Today, March 27, NASA astronaut Scott Kelly and Russian Cosmonaut Mikhail Komienko will launch into a one-year mission on the International Space Station – and Science Channel is providing fans all-inclusive access to the gravity-defying event via SCISpaceLive.com. The mission, which is twice as long as standard U.S. missions, is being made in an effort to better understand the medical, psychological and biomedical challenges faced by astronauts during long-duration space…

Science Channel’s ‘Are We Alone?’ Week Returns Tonight

Out with the old, in with the…unknown? For many of us, February’s bow into March means that spring is only a few short weeks away, but for Science Channel, it’s not so much about green grass and daffodils and as it is about UFOs, space exploration and eerie, unexplained happenings. Science Channel’s Are We Alone? Week kicks off tonight, March 2 and runs through Friday, March 6. Now in it’s…

Science Channel Asks ‘Are We Alone?’

This week, Science Channel’s Are We Alone? week of programming returns with new premieres every night at 10PM ET/PT. This question has puzzled the world and gripped those who believe that life exists among the 22 billion habitable planets throughout space.  Science’s week of programming will look deep into the universe to answer some of the most important questions. On Wednesday, Through the Wormhole with Morgan Freeman asks “Is God…

‘Aliens: The Definitive Guide’ Premieres Tonight on Science

When you look up to the stars tonight, who is looking back at you? Tonight at 10pm ET/PT, Science Channel invites you to explore life beyond planet Earth with the premiere of Aliens: The Definitive Guide — a part of Are We Alone? Month?. Join a team of scientists as they travel to remote locations, both on Earth and throughout the universe, in an adventure to answer your most pressing…

Are We Alone? Month Kicks Off on Science

A question that has plagued curious thinkers for years – are we alone in this universe? – is at the center of Science Channel’s month of programming, kicking off on Tuesday, March 5th. Renewing its partnership with the SETI Institute, Science Channel will celebrate Are We Alone Month? with four world-premieres, featuring leading scientists on the hunt for alien life forms that lie beyond Earth. Every Tuesday in March, Science Channel…

Celebrating Discovery Channel Telescope’s ‘First Light’

This week, I celebrate my 10-year anniversary at Discovery Communications, and there are countless reasons why I and so many others have spent so many years at this company (I jokingly label them with numbers, as in “reason #164 I love working at Discovery.”) The launch of the Discovery Channel Telescope at Lowell Observatory is #165. On Saturday, a First Light Gala was hosted in Flagstaff, Arizona to celebrate the…