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The Aquabats! Celebrate Their 20th Anniversary at Comic-Con as They Ponder the Group's Next Move

Jim Hill | Posted 07.24.2014 | Entertainment
Jim Hill

First the good news ... The Aquabats are celebrating their 20th anniversary as a band this year. And thanks to their Emmy Award-winning television series, The Aquabats! Super Show! on HUB Network, the 'Bats have greatly expanded their audience over the past three years.

Discovery Just Bought A TV Channel For Your Dog

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 04.11.2014 | TV

Finally, there's a way for your dog to relax after a ruff day. Discovery Communications, which owns Discovery Channel, TLC and Animal Planet, just ...

What's STEM Got to Do With It?

Julie Kantor | Posted 07.24.2013 | Technology
Julie Kantor

So what does STEM got to do with it? Why should 'we the people' care about STEM? It ties to everything, education, skills and to where the jobs are and will be

Discovery's Revision3 Doubles Down on Video Game Coverage

Andy Plesser | Posted 05.30.2013 | Media
Andy Plesser

MONACO - With its acquisition earlier this year by Discovery Communuications, the San Francisco-based digital video network is expaning its video ...

WATCH: Oprah FREAKS Out

Posted 08.06.2012 | Media

Oprah could barely contain herself on Sunday's "Lifeclass," as she waited for a guest to come to what she considered to be an obvious realization. ...

TV Show Exclusively About Fast Food To Debut

The Huffington Post | Rachel Tepper | Posted 05.25.2012 | Food

Love fast food? You'll want to watch "Fast Food Mania," a new show from Discovery Communications network that debuts June 3. It'll appear on an entire...

Video: Revision3 To Be Acquired by Discovery Communications

Andy Plesser | Posted 05.31.2013 | Media
Andy Plesser

Revision3, the popular technology and geek lifestyle original video network will be acquired by Discovery Communications, the company announced to...

The Discovery Channel's Shameful Self-Censorship

Daniel Souweine | Posted 06.25.2012 | Media
Daniel Souweine

But there was one thing missing from the final installment of Frozen Planet: in 45 minutes, not a word was uttered about why all that Arctic ice is melting. Discovery has admitted to wanting to avoid criticism from climate change deniers.

'19 Kids And Counting' Extortion Attempt

AP | Posted 02.15.2012 | TV

DAVENPORT, Iowa (Associated Press) -- An Iowa woman is charged with extortion in an alleged plot to get Discovery Communications Inc. to cancel the TL...

Misdirected Ire: Why I'll Keep Using Kayak

Paul Brady | Posted 02.14.2012 | Travel
Paul Brady

Travel booking site Kayak.com won't be advertising on future episodes of All-American Muslim, and I couldn't care less.

Oprah's Network Still Struggling

Posted 01.02.2012 | Media

The Oprah Winfrey Network (OWN) is still losing money, according to the New York Post. While parent company Discovery Communications poured $15 mi...

News Corp., Discovery, K-Swiss Among Riskiest Companies: Report

Posted 12.13.2011 | Business

Investors looking for a low-risk investment likely know to stay away from News Corp. -- Rupert Murdoch’s media empire that was rocked by a phone hac...

Time Warner Cable Drops Some Channels From iPad App

AP | By JOELLE TESSLER | Posted 05.31.2011 | Media

WASHINGTON -- Time Warner Cable Inc. will drop a dozen cable channels from its iPad app after three big programmers complained that the company does n...

Discovery Channel Seeks 'Chief Shark Officer'

Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Now here's a job offer you don't see every day: the Discovery Channel is seeking a "Chief Shark Officer" to promote its iconic Shark Week coverage. T...

Oprah Network Expects To Hit A Big Milestone A Year Early

Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

The Oprah Winfrey Network is expected to turn a profit in its first year, the New York Times reports. That's about a year before previous forecasts pr...

Meet The Man Behind Oprah's New Network

forbes.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

David Zaslav is a longtime TV exec, but his new Oprah Winfrey Network will define him--one way or another. ...

Discovery Channel Hostage Situation: Gunman Holed Up In Building

AP | SARAH BRUMFIELD | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

SILVER SPRING, Md. — A man who railed against the Discovery Channel's environmental programming for years burst into the company's headquarters ...

Dear Oprah: So Long, Farewell, Auf Wiedersehen... Good-bye Already

Meredith C. Carroll | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Meredith C. Carroll

When Oprah announced this would be the last season of her celebrated talk show, millions of rabid viewers prayed it was just a ploy. And now, it's feeling painfully like her show might actually never end.

'Martha Is A Personality; Oprah Is A Way Of Life'

Hollywood Reporter | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

[Discovery Commuications COO Peter] Liguori: Martha is a personality; Oprah is a way of life. Oprah's intention is for everyone she touches to live th...

Mental Illness Policy Forces Police to Shoot Mentally Ill James Jay Lee at Discovery Channel

DJ Jaffe | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
DJ Jaffe

If you are mentally ill in Maryland, you are over 2 ½ times more likely to be arrested for it than treated for it.

Greensburg, Kansas: From Green-town to Clean-town

Michael DeJong | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
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Michael DeJong

After a tornado destroyed 95% of the town, Greensburg, Kansas reinvented itself by striving to become the greenest community imaginable.

Discovery Channel Insider: Sarah Palin's Show Is "a New All Time Low for Discovery"

Cenk Uygur | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Cenk Uygur

According to an inside source at Discovery Channel, people who viewed the promo for Sarah Palin's new show were "rolling their eyes, snickering, and even laughing."

Discovering Sarah Palin

Lee Schneider | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Lee Schneider

It's surprising that The Discovery Channel, known for their stunning wildlife-focused shows, would choose to embrace a controversial and anti-wildlife persona such as Sarah Palin.

Discovery Chairman Defends Sarah Palin Show

DailyFinance | JEFF BERCOVICI | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

"We've had success in the past where we've had people who've had an obvious connection to a region or a state," said Henricks. "Like, we did a travelo...

Discovery Communications, David Zaslav Darlings Of Both TV Industry And Wall Street

New York Times | BRIAN STELTER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

That is a big endorsement of Discovery, especially considering that it is just one-ninth the size of Mr. Murdoch's company, the News Corporation. It i...