A new piece of research has revealed how the brain’s cleaning up mechanisms function in neurodegenerative diseases. This discovery opens up a new channel for exploring therapies that could palliate the effects of brain diseases.
On a recent episode of Discovery Channel‘s Daily Planet show Make It Real, engineer James Hobson (a.k.a. “The Hacksmith“) built an amazing fiery replica of Psylocke‘s (Olivia Munn) psychic sword from the newly released film X-Men: Apocalypse. We previously wrote about the electromagnet bracers that James built for his replica Captain America shield. A video […]
A new programming lineup, including four new original series and three returning shows, unspools next month at Investigation Discovery. The cable channel unveiled details and premiere dates for the new shows “American Monster” (June 1), “The Vanishing Women” (June 6), “I...
Since it's Towel Day, let me provide an important reminder that a towel is the most useful thing you can have in the universe. In fact, if I'm ever on the Discovery Channel show Naked and Afraid, my single survival item I'll bring with me will bring a towel, without question. Anyway, aside from the
A review of season two of Discovery Channel's The Last Alaskans, a stunning reality series you need to start watching immediately. Read this story »
Similar to the Discovery Channel’s hit series Killing Fields, this docu-series will focus on six women who have either gone missing or have been found dead in Chillicothe, Ohio, over the past few years. Although residents have begun to worry that a serial killer may be in their midst, police suggest that the women’s troubled... Show More Summary
We have a fairly long history with Joe Teti, the reality show personality on Discovery Channel’s Dual Survival program. We published his records about three years ago, he went nuts on us a few weeks later. It all began because David Canterbury, Lundin’s co-personality on the show was fired because of lies about his military […]
Usher steps out on his way to a dinner on Sunday (May 22) in New York City. The 37-year-old singer was seen riding his bike through the city the next day. Usher is set to be featured on the new Discovery Channel series Hello World! PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Usher The series [...]
The six-part series will take a closer look at the wonders of the natural world through the narration and music of such familiar faces as Ellie Goulding, Joan Jett and David Matthews. read more
The long-running Discovery Channel show "Shark Week" fest returns this year for more shark-filled specials with participation from popular personalities like Eli Roth of "Inglorious Basterds," who will return as host of the nightly wrap-up...Show More Summary
Discovery Channel released details today about its popular annual Shark Week programming event, which opens June 26. The network also posted a trailer for “Air Jaws: Night Stalker,” which you can see below. Programs that will air during the event,...
Kitchener, Ontario engineer James Hobson (aka The Hacksmith) is the main man behind Discovery Channel‘s Daily Planet show Make It Real. The Hacksmith builds working prototypes of items from movies and television shows that are requested by his viewers. In honor of Captain America: Civil War releasing in theaters, James built an electromagnet bracer for […]
Discovery has released the gory details of its annual feeding frenzy that is Shark Week. The toothy programming block turns 28 this year and again will be unleashed in prime beachgoing season — this time June 26-July 3. Just when you...Show More Summary
Get ready to party, shark style. 7-Eleven, a popular international convenience store chain, will release an exclusive collection of shark-themed goodies for Discovery Channel's annual Shark Week. The products are already in stores ahead...Show More Summary
Adam Savage and Jamie Hyneman spent 14 seasons as cohosts of Discovery Channel's wildly popular "MythBusters." But it turns out that their on-screen chemistry was caused by a lot of off-screen friction. The "MythBusters" series finale airs at 8 p.m. Show More Summary
Alaskan Bush People family patriarch Billy Brown’s marriage to Ami is not his first, and the children featured on the hit Discovery Channel show are not his only children, according to a report from Radar Online. He’s never spoken about his first marriage publicly, but Billy was previously married and had two children with his... Show More Summary
A photo posted by Nemo Gould (@nemomatic) on Apr 16, 2016 at 12:39pm PDT When San Francisco found object artist Nemo Gould was visited by Dr. Mike North from the Discovery Channel, he was able to show the world a glimpse of his incredible Megalodon, a sleek, silver shark made from a “discarded wing mounted […]
Back in January, Billy Brown, the patriarch of the family featured on Discovery Channel’s Alaskan Bush People, made a statement that many saw as an apology for his actions related to charges of receiving Alaska Permanent Funds dividends based on false information he provided on applications for the payments. Show More Summary
On December, 2, 2015 Discovery Channel premiered Louis Psihoyos' new film, Racing Extinction, in 220 countries around the world. This riveting film covers the planet's sixth and currently ongoing mass extinction, named the Anthropocene Extinction, which is largely the result of mankind. Show More Summary
Alaskan Bush People is back after months of discussion and controversy. The Discovery Channel kicked off the popular reality TV series’ fourth official season on May 6. While Alaskan Bush People quickly addressed the reality of the Browns’ criminal conviction worries, there is at least one mystery left to be solved. Show More Summary