President Barack Obama will introduce the much-hyped premiere of Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey, Fox announced Saturday. In the video message, Obama will invite a new generation of viewers to embrace the spirit of discovery and encourage...Show More Summary
Rare, prehistoric rock art which could be more than 4,000 years old has been discovered in the Brecon Beacons. The Bronze Age discovery was made late last year by national park geologist Alan Bowring. Experts claim the stone probably served as a way marker for farming communities. Show More Summary
Though not designed as an e-commerce site, Instagram can offer shoppers the thrill of discovery.
A surprise find from World War I and an intriguing one about Stonehenge make the list: Photo Leads to Lost Piece of WWI History : Archaeologists have uncovered a piece of WWI history some 80 miles south of London, all thanks to a 1951 photograph. A British conservation officer poring over...
John Schnabel is the surprise star of Discovery’s show Gold Rush, but fans on the internet have been clamoring to find out of the 93-year-old miner is dead. On Friday evening, shortly after the Part 1 of the Gold Rush season finale aired, thousands of fans took to the internet to find out of John... Show More Summary
Boeing’s 787 Dreamliner program seems never far away from controversy. In the latest snag to hit the program, Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, which makes the lightweight carbon fiber wing for the 787 at its plant in Nagoya, Japan has discovered small cracks on some of its newly built wings. Show More Summary
We've all heard stories of the miraculous tomb of King Tutankhamun, son of the rebel king Akhenaten who believed in monotheism. Trying to learn more, Egyptian scientists recently sequenced his DNA. Here's how their discoveries became racially and politically charged events. Read more...
I’m a bit of an Ernest Shackleton nut. I never tire of accounts describing his polar exploits. I also feel like a kindred spirit, because few expeditions test your endurance and require that same indefatigable lust for discovery more than a book tour.
THR has an exclusive look at what's planned for Joby Ogwyn's attempt at the first wingsuit flight off the summit of Mount Everest. read more
Comedian Josh Wolf is set to return to Discovery as the host of NAKED AFTER DARK, Discovery’s brand new Naked and Afraid after show.
Spotify purchased music discovery tool the Echo Nest this week. This could be one of the streaming music service’s smartest moves yet.
The media frenzy surrounding the supposed discovery of the Bitcoin creator continues. Dorian Satoshi Nakamoto the man Newsweek claims to be the creator of the currency denied having any involvement with Bitcoin and claimed he hadn’t heard of Bitcoin until recently. Show More Summary
A new discovery can make it far easier to check whether mussels have gone bad. Poisonous mussels contain the extremely dangerous and paralyzing neurotoxin saxitoxin. This neurotoxin is the cause of paralytic shellfish poisoning. The first symptoms include numbness in the mouth and lips, spreading to the face and neck. Show More Summary
A great cult movie is like a weird underground discovery, that feels so strange and wonderful, you suspect that you're the first person ever to appreciate it properly. But certain cult films have acquired fame and influence to rival any blockbuster, and have become part of our shared vocabulary. Show More Summary
Astronomers using the Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array (ALMA) telescope in northern Chile have today announced the discovery of an unexpected clump of carbon monoxide gas in the dusty disc around the star Beta Pictoris. This is a surprise, as such...
Land Rover is acting like it has something very big up its sleeve. Its Discovery, known as the LR4 on our shores, is celebrating its 25th birthday, and at the Geneva Motor Show, LR announced that "Discovery will become a family of vehicles...Show More Summary
Following last week's discovery that Mohamed El-Erian was "sick of cleaning up [Bill Gross's] shit" as tensions soared at PIMCO, the "bond king" has struck back blasting to Reuters that he's "so sick of Mohamed trying to undermine me," claiming El-Erian wrote the damaging WSJ article. Show More Summary
Judson Lovingood demands $14 million in damages over the way he was treated in the Science Channel's scripted TV movie. read more
Cancer care in France — an American daughter's discovery that the French system for health care is, well, humane.
Iddiction has announced that it is bringing its app discovery platform, Xplode, to iOS users. According to Andrej Nabergoj, Xplode is all about helping developers. “Xplode allows mobile app developers to get quality users for free by...Show More Summary