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Drone Discovers Abandoned Renaissance Faire Deep in Virginia Woods

Roadtrippers | Posted 01.23.2014 | Weird News
Roadtrippers

From the looks of the drone video, it's a pretty epic abandoned fairground, with loads of huge buildings still standing in pretty good condition, though a lot more weedy than before.

My Failed Acting Career -- and Why It Wasn't a Failure at All

Roxie Sarhangi | Posted 10.16.2013 | Los Angeles
Roxie Sarhangi

Then something happened when I turned 30. I suddenly felt like time was running out. It is no secret that Hollywood spits out women over 35. When I didn't get a callback, I took the rejection as more personal than ever.

Discovery

Eric Silfen, M.D. | Posted 12.08.2013 | Healthy Living
Eric Silfen, M.D.

I would suggest discovery has seven key elements we need to acknowledge and celebrate as we look for the next innovations that will allow us to live well and enjoy life.

Dick Cheney Stars In New Movie

AP | DAVID BAUDER | Posted 11.10.2013 | Entertainment

NEW YORK — The only man to hold both jobs says in a Discovery documentary that airs Wednesday that the White House chief of staff generally has ...

Risky Business Is Good Business

Rana Florida | Posted 10.24.2014 | Business
Rana Florida

It's surprising how few organizations encourage risk taking and foster a culture of outside-the box thinking. We are taught to set goals, achieve measurable results and assess success. But we are rarely encouraged to push the boundaries of new ideas and pioneering thoughts.

Discovery: Another Buzzword We're Wrestling to Understand

Penny C. Sansevieri | Posted 10.22.2013 | Books
Penny C. Sansevieri

The publishing industry (and any industry for that matter) loves to throw out buzzwords. A few years ago it was "platform;" now it's Discovery. You ca...

Shark Week Is a Disgrace

Chris Sosa | Posted 10.06.2013 | TV
Chris Sosa

I didn't like writing that headline an ounce more than you liked reading it. But viewers need to get angry, because Discovery's Shark Week is a travesty.

It's Amazing What You'll Discover Through New Eyes

Dennis Merritt Jones | Posted 09.21.2013 | Healthy Living
Dennis Merritt Jones

You really don't have to go all that far on your voyage of discovery to find something new. You just need to have new eyes.

Drama At Discovery

news-briefs.ew.com | Posted 08.14.2013 | TV

Discovery and the production company Anthropic Productions are being sued by the family of a woman killed in June 2012, when a pyrotechnic device malf...

20 Eerie TV Shows That Made Our Skin Crawl

Posted 10.18.2013 | Entertainment

Ah, the swamp. Home to marshland, moss-covered trees... and murder. Premiering Tuesday, June 4 at 10/9c on Investigation Discovery, Swamp Murders l...

TREASURE HUNT: Deep-Sea Artifacts Worth $10,000 Hidden In NYC

Posted 05.17.2013 | New York

Arrrrr you a good treasure hunter? Get your pirate booty in gear; a three-day, free-of-charge, public treasure hunt starts in New York City on May ...

Human After All: Daft Punk's Random Access Memories

Stereo IQ | Posted 07.13.2013 | Entertainment
Stereo IQ

Waves of nostalgia are sure to hit listeners when they first hear that familiar, practically watermarked Daft Punk vocoder in Get Lucky.

Happy Birthday to The New World.

Sidonie Sawyer | Posted 07.14.2013 | Arts
Sidonie Sawyer

500 years ago, Juan Ponce de Léon did not discover Florida. Traces were found of Spanish slaves coming from the Bahamas, who had visited first, without ever staying for long.

Killer Cave Lured Ancient Carnivores To Their Deaths, Scientists Say

Posted 05.02.2013 | Science

By: Tia Ghose, LiveScience Staff Writer Published: 05/01/2013 05:07 PM EDT on LiveScience A cavern in Spain may have lured ancient carnivores to t...

Life Is 'Brutiful'

Mike Robbins | Posted 07.01.2013 | Good News
Mike Robbins

As awful as the bombings, shootings, and manhunt were (and still are), there was (and still is) so much bravery, beauty, connection, and love that has come out of everything that has happened; which is often the case when something horrible like this occurs.

The Spark Lighting the Way

E. Gordon Gee | Posted 06.01.2013 | College
E. Gordon Gee

Curiosity is holy. The most brilliant mind of the 20th century held intellectual curiosity with an almost divine respect, regarding it as a true beacon of light for humanity illuminating a dark and ignorant world.

The Great Game of Music Discovery

Marc Ruxin | Posted 05.05.2013 | Media
Marc Ruxin

Perhaps "perfect" music discovery is an unsolvable dream. In a world of virtually infinite choice, how do you find what you don't yet know exists? This post-modern self-reflection lies at the heart of the lifelong pursuit of cultural satisfaction.

Why It's Time To Learn Something New

Posted 01.26.2013 | Healthy Living

By Art Markman Ph.D. for YouBeauty.com It is cold and gray out. The winter doldrums have set in. The excitement of the holidays is over. It is star...

WATCH: 'Dual Survival' Stars Debate Drinking Pee

Posted 12.28.2012 | TV

"Dual Survival" is back for a new season with "Dual Survival: Unbraided" and nothing is off the table, including pee drinking. Yep, pee drinking. ...

'Ted Nugent's Gun Country' Not Returning To Discovery

The Huffington Post | Chris Harnick | Posted 12.19.2012 | TV

Don't expect any more "Ted Nugent's Gun Country" on Discovery. The special, which aired in October 2012, was a one-time special and will not return fo...

A New Kind Of Amish Is Heading To TV

Posted 11.14.2012 | TV

"Breaking Amish" may not be airing this winter, but the mafia is prepared to fill its void. This December, Discovery will debut "Amish Mafia," a s...

Filmmaker Rafael Garcia's Thoughts On Mexico Travel

Joshua Berman | Posted 01.09.2013 | Travel
Joshua Berman

Mayan Blue, Garcia's feature length documentary film, explores the history of the Yucatan and surrounding regions -- often underwater in cenotes, lakes and other unique water features of the region. Mayan Blue also reveals the remarkable archaeological site of Samabaj, a pre-classic site that was flooded in a cataclysmic event on Lake Atitlan some 2000 years ago.

What Are Heroes Made of?

Lorie Karnath | Posted 01.07.2013 | Impact
Lorie Karnath

Heroes such as imagined by the ancient Greeks, and exemplified by individuals like Neil Armstrong -- whose actions shift paradigms and extend horizons -- are proving increasingly difficult to come by. At a number of levels this is due to the development of new technologies.

PHOTOS: Where Are All The Space Shuttles?

AP | Posted 01.02.2013 | Science

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. -- The last of NASA's space shuttles to fly, Atlantis, is the last to move to its new retirement home, just 10 miles away at Kenn...

'American Chopper': Jr. Worries Relationship With Sr. Will Go Bad

Posted 10.30.2012 | TV

Despite a slight blow-up last week when announcing that their two companies would be working on a joint venture, Junior and Senior moved forward. This...