Animal Planet, Stuff You Should Know and Stuff to Blow Your Mind Honored with Webby Awards

After more than 12,000 entries submitted and more than one million votes cast, the results are in! The International Academy of Digital Arts & Sciences Webby Awards winners were announced this morning and we are thrilled that a few Discovery Communications projects were among the winners. Congratulations to all the winners of the 18th annual Webby Awards! You can check out some of the work we were honored for below:…

Discovery Channel, Animal Planet and HowStuffWorks Nominated for Webby Awards

Today, the prestigious Webby Awards’ Winners Gallery was announced, revealing its nominees and honorees across all categories and several Discovery projects were among them. Selected from more than 12,000 entrants from across the world, the projects below were chosen to represent the best of their field. Beginning today through April 24, fans can click the links below to vote for their favorite nominated projects to win a People’s Voice Award.…

Time to Cast Your People’s Voice Votes in the Webby Awards!

It’s Webby Awards season! Earlier in the month, Discovery Communications was recognized in several categories in the 17th Annual Webby Awards. We’re hoping to bring home top honors in the People’s Voice Awards, but we need your votes!  To cast your vote, just follow the links below by close of voting on Thursday, April 25: HowStuffWorks.com (General Website – Radio & Podcasts) Kids React from Fine Brothers Productions/Revision 3 (Online Film…

Animal Planet’s ‘Dog Park’ Wins People’s Voice Webby Award

As an aspiring dog owner at a company filled with many pet parents, I often ask my “I’d-love-to-get-a-dog-but-what-about-this?” questions to my pup owning co-workers. Growing up in Upstate New York (think farms, not fashion) I have had no previous experience at the dog park, but I had many questions about them (How do the people all know each other? When do you know if the dogs are play fighting vs.…

Discovery Honored by the Webby Awards: Cast Your People’s Voice Votes!

Last week, Discovery Communications‘ Digital Media team was acknowledged in several categories in the 16th Annual Webby Awards. And, in the case of our nominees, you can vote for them in the People’s Voice Awards through April 26…just click on the links below! Animal Planet’s Dog Park (Online Film & Video – Reality) TreeHugger.com (Web – Green) Also, a big congrats to our 2012 Honorees: TLC’s Parentables (Web – Family/Parenting)…

Are We Too Connected? Curiosity.com Tackles That & More

Last week, Discovery launched the first phase of the multi-year, cross-platform Curiosity initiative — Curiosity.com. The online platform brings together great minds (our Curiosity Luminaries) and burning questions and results in an enriching experience that builds upon our company’s heritage and mission. Each week, the site’s “wonderwall” homepage will feature three new Luminaries covering a range of topics. Today, you’ll find Webby Awards founder and filmmaker Tiffany Shlain front and…

Discovery Nabs Webby Award & Four People’s Voice Wins

The people have spoken… and Discovery’s Digital Media team has been honored with four People’s Voice wins from the International Academy of Digital Arts & Sciences as a part of the 15th Annual Webby Awards. Also, HowStuffWorks won a Webby Award in the Mobile/Education & Reference category. Congrats to the winners: HowStuffWorks iPhone App in Mobile/Education & Reference (Webby Award & People’s Voice) MythBusters iPad App in Mobile/Entertainment-Tablet (People’s Voice)…

Discovery Nominated for Four Webby Awards, Voting Open for People’s Voice Awards (Hint, Hint)

Last week, the International Academy of Digital Arts & Sciences announced the finalists for the 15th Annual Webby Awards, and Discovery’s Digital Media team was named recognized by being named a finalist in four categories: MythBusters iPad App in Mobile/Entertainment-Tablet HowStuffWorks iPhone App in Mobile/Education & Reference Petfinder iPhone App in Mobile/Utilities and Services Discovery News in Web/Science While the Academy selects the Webby Awards’ Winners, the online public chooses…