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Shark Series Part 1

SidneyAnne Stone | Posted 09.17.2013 | Green
SidneyAnne Stone

Recent movies like the highly sensationalized Sharknado and the not-so-recent, Jaws series tend to villainize sharks. The truth is sharks are phenomenal creatures at the absolute top of the food chain and so much of their makeup is a mystery.

The Dirty Job America Must Now Embrace -- Closing the Skills Gap

Julie Kantor | Posted 08.28.2013 | Business
Julie Kantor

We forgot how to just make something that America could sell and many 'dirty jobs' were viewed as beneath us in our quest to work smart but not necessarily hard.

A Fight Leads To A Firing On 'Deadliest Catch'

Posted 08.26.2013 | TV

For once, the danger on "Deadliest Catch" wasn't due to the forces of nature -- it was a fight on the boat. On the Wizard, greenhorn Dane was sick...

This Week's Surprising Huge Hit

AP | Posted 08.24.2013 | TV

LITTLE COLORADO RIVER GORGE, Ariz. — Aerialist Nik Wallenda's tightrope walk over a gorge near the Grand Canyon drew nearly 13 million viewers t...

Maggie Furlong

Watch 'MythBusters' Recreate A Major Movie Crash

HuffingtonPost.com | Maggie Furlong | Posted 06.12.2013 | TV

Ten years on the air, and the "MythBusters" aren't showing any signs of slowing down ... and neither are the cars they're crashing in this week's epis...

What Is Milshakin'?

Posted 06.11.2013 | TV

In case you hadn't noticed, hillbillies are cashing in on their 15 minutes of fame on reality TV. From "Duck Dynasty" to "Moonshiners" to "Here Comes ...

Discovery To Air Tribute To Storm Chasers Killed In Oklahoma Tornado

AP | Posted 06.03.2013 | TV

LOS ANGELES -- Discovery Channel says it will honor three veteran storm chasers who died in Oklahoma with a special airing this week. The program, "M...

The Photo Book White Pride: Confronting the Dangers of Blanket Characterization

K.J. Wetherholt | Posted 04.22.2013 | Media
K.J. Wetherholt

Oscar Wilde once said, "The truth is rarely pure and never simple." He also said, "Man is least himself when he talks in his own person. Give him a m...

Mike Hogan

Redford: It's Gotten Worse Since Watergate

HuffingtonPost.com | Mike Hogan | Posted 04.23.2013 | TV

In his new comedy special, "Oh My God," the comedian Louis CK ridicules young viewers who think they've experienced political drama in their lifetimes...

Maggie Furlong

John Goodman's Got A New TV Gig

HuffingtonPost.com | Maggie Furlong | Posted 04.19.2013 | TV

John Goodman is coming back to TV -- or at least his voice his. The Huffington Post has exclusively learned that the Emmy- and Golden Globe-winning ac...

Meet The Discovery News Producer Who's Afraid Of Sinkholes

The Huffington Post | Brandon Wetherbee | Posted 03.13.2013 | DC

Who: Trace Dominguez, producer at Discovery Neighborhood: Lives in Columbia Heights, works in Silver Spring Years in D.C.: 4 Current Gig: Pro...

15 Weapons Stolen From Shop On 'American Guns'

AP | Posted 05.02.2013 | Denver

WHEAT RIDGE, Colo. — Police in suburban Denver say 12 handguns and three rifles were taken from the gun shop featured on Discovery Channel's "Am...

10 Tips For Travelers To Vietnam

Malerie Yolen-Cohen | Posted 04.02.2013 | Travel
Malerie Yolen-Cohen

If you have a phobia of thousands of motorbikes coming at you from all directions, think twice about Saigon. There are hardly any stoplights in the city, and a constant stream of traffic.

20 Musts In Thailand

Malerie Yolen-Cohen | Posted 03.30.2013 | Travel
Malerie Yolen-Cohen

Get a massage.

Aha! Moment for Oprah Saves OWN and Her Legacy

Tanya Young Williams | Posted 03.27.2013 | Media
Tanya Young Williams

The Oprah Winfrey Network is not only about Oprah, but she is the foundation. When a foundation does not do what it is designed to do -- provide support and structure -- the house can not stand.

My Fascination With The Amish Mafia

Christian Piatt | Posted 03.19.2013 | Religion
Christian Piatt

As several of the folks interviewed on the show indicate, the Amish people are held up by many as a stereotype of humble, innocent simplicity. And while this is true in many cases, there are also darker sides to the culture.

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...

Discovery Cancels 'American Guns'

Posted 12.18.2012 | TV

"American Guns" will not return to Discovery. According to Deadline.com, Discovery has pulled repeats of the series as well. The reality series fol...

FIRST LOOK: Discovery Channel's Extraordinary New Series 'Africa'

Posted 12.17.2012 | TV

This January, Discovery Channel will take its viewers on a journey into the African wild. In the seven part series, "Africa" will chronicle what i...

David Moye

WATCH: Harvard Psychiatrist Says Understanding Zombie Bra-a-ains Is Key To Preventing Apocalypse

HuffingtonPost.com | David Moye | Posted 12.15.2012 | Weird News

Anyone with half a brain wouldn't be a zombie. Experts say that in order for a person to go from being a normal functioning member of society into ...

Amish Mafia Shows Deplorable Depths of Discovery Channel

Michael Shank | Posted 02.02.2013 | Entertainment
Michael Shank

There's much to tell about the Amish and Mennonite communities. The stories are voluminous and varied and an American audience would enjoy the telling of them. Too bad Hollywood won't be there for the discovery of it, nor America for the learning of it.

EXCLUSIVE VIDEO: Mike Rowe Explores 'How Booze Built America'

Posted 09.20.2012 | TV

In "How Booze Built America," Mike Rowe explores ... well, how booze built America. The new Discovery Channel series sees the "Dirty Jobs" star discus...

Hunter Goes Missing On 'Yukon Men'

Posted 09.14.2012 | TV

Discovery's "Yukon Men" is a reality show that chronicles the rugged lives of hunters in the remote town of Tanana, Alaska. And in this clip from the ...

The 2012 Fall TV Schedule (Or Something Like It)

Spencer Green | Posted 11.04.2012 | Comedy
Spencer Green

Mondays, 8-9: NBC - Launching the Careers of Mediocre Singers As Though the Fate of Western Civilization Depended On It And, At This Point, It Probably Does