Discovery Goes Brainy All Night

Get your science on by tuning in to Discovery Channel tonight.  Starting at 7 p.m. (CT) you can cheer on competing scientists and inventors with a new episode of “The Big Brain Theory: Pure Genius,” followed by “Outrageous Acts of Science.” Then stay put for a new episode of “MythBusters.” 

On “Big Brain Theory,” competitors take on an Olympian challenge: design a robot that can tackle three athletic events.

“Outrageous Acts of Science” takes science to the streets, as amateur and professional scientists conduct experiments and post their exploits online, competing with other backyard scientists to go bigger and bolder.

“MythBusters” burns rubber at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway testing racing myths.

Discovery Channel is available to all Suddenlink customers who have what is commonly known as Expanded Basic TV service.

Watergate Documentary Debuts Sunday on Discovery

 

All The President’s Men Revisited” premieres Sunday, 7p.m. CT.  The documentary features archival Watergate footage and recordings, as well as new interviews with the criminals and investigators, and the actors who played them in the 1976 film.   

Discovery Channel is available to all Suddenlink customers who have what is commonly known as Expanded Basic TV service.

‘Deadliest Catch’ Crew Shares Superstitions

deadliest catch boat

Did you know fishermen have long considered suitcases bad luck? The captains of Discovery Channel’s “Deadliest Catch” reveal this and several other onboard rituals and superstitions.

Deadliest Catch” can be seen Tuesdays, 8 p.m. CT, on Discovery.  Discovery is available to all Suddenlink customers who have what is commonly known as Expanded Basic TV service.

Play ‘Deadliest Catch’ Fantasy Crew Game

In conjunction with the ninth season of “Deadliest Catch,” which premieres tonight at 8 p.m. CT,  Discovery is sponsoring a “Who’s Your Crew?” fantasy competition.  

Choose your ultimate “Deadliest Catch” crew for a chance to win one of two Discovery Adventures. Weekly prizes will also be awarded. The fantasy game is split into two seasons, King Crab and Opilio, with a grand prize awarded for each.

Discovery Channel is available to all Suddenlink customers who have what is commonly known as Expanded Basic TV service.

‘Auction Kings’ Marathon Tonight on Discovery

Immerse yourself in Discovery Channel’s “Auction Kings” tonight, with back-to-back episodes until 11 p.m. CT, including a new show at 8 p.m. that features Paul deciding to sell the pair of larger-than-life bronze horses that have stood guard at Gallery 63 for years. Rare letters from Norman Rockwell and Helen Keller also go on the block.

Discovery Channel is available to all Suddenlink customers who have what is commonly known as Expanded Basic TV service.

Discovery Previews Show With Pi Day Celebration

Today is Pi Day, the annual celebration of the ratio of a circle’s circumference to its diameter. To celebrate, Discovery Channel is previewing its upcoming show, “The Big Brain Theory,” and inviting website visitors to enter a Pi Day contest for a chance to win a prize pack. The contest runs through April 1.

Discovery Channel is available to all Suddenlink customers who have what is commonly known as Expanded Basic TV service.

Discovery Airing ‘Yukon Men’ Preview Tonight

Tonight at 9 p.m. CT, Discovery Channel airs a sneak preview of the second season of “Yukon Men,” which starts Friday, Feb. 22. The preseason special features never-before-seen footage from last year’s harsh winter and previews what challenges await the 200 villagers of Tanana, Alaska, located just 60 miles from the Arctic Circle. Villagers make their living by hunting and trapping game.

Discovery Channel is available to all Suddenlink customers who have what is commonly known as Expanded Basic TV service.

‘Auction Kings’ Appraiser Visits Lubbock

Dr. Lori Verderame, one of the recurring expert appraisers on Discovery Channel’s “Auction Kings” reality TV series, recently visited Suddenlink-served Lubbock, Texas. During an event at the Museum of Texas Tech, she placed values on an array of products ranging from pocket knives and pottery to clocks and paintings.

Valderame joined the series in season three, which is airing in reruns this week.

Discovery Channel is available to all Suddenlink customers who have what is commonly known as Expanded Basic TV service.

Discovery’s ‘North America’ Sweepstakes Ends Today

Today is your last chance to join the Discovery Channel in the making of its natural history series, “North America,” which premieres this spring. Cast a vote for your favorite North American destination and you will be entered in a sweepstakes for a chance to win a 12-day trip to explore historic national parks in the Southwest. Votes will help decide the ranking of a countdown episode highlighting the best the continent has to offer.

Discovery Channel is available to all Suddenlink customers who have what is commonly known as Expanded Basic TV service.

‘Africa’ Debuts on Discovery Tonight

The creators of “Life,” “Frozen Planet,” and “Planet Earth” debut their newest project tonight at 9 p.m. CT on Discovery Channel.  The production team spent 1,598 days on location in 27 countries to produce “Africa,” a seven-part documentary series that explores the continent’s wonders and wildlife.
 

Discovery Channel is available to all Suddenlink customers who have what is commonly known as Expanded Basic TV service.