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DAILY PLANET Celebrates Facebook’s 10th Birthday During “Invent This!” Week, Feb. 3–7 on Discovery

Canada’s favourite science show spotlights eureka moments from around the globe – including a celebration of Facebook’s 10th anniversary – on DAILY PLANET’s “Invent This!” Week, beginning Monday, Feb. 3 at 7 p.m. ET through Friday, Feb. 7 on Discovery. Tag along with co-hosts Ziya Tong and Dan Riskin as they meet the inspired men and women turning great ideas into great products – from a Back to the Future- ...

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Discovery’s HUNT FOR A SUPER COMET Tracks Comet ISON, December 4

HUNT FOR A SUPER COMET is the story of Comet ISON – a sungrazer with a potentially deadly fate and on a trajectory to slingshot around the Sun. Premiering Wednesday, December 4 at 7 p.m. ET on Discovery and hosted by DAILY PLANET’s Dr. Dan Riskin – the one-hour special presentation features Discovery cameras travelling around the globe tracking the latest information about this icy rock's journey into the i ...

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CANADA’S WORST DRIVER EVER – Season 9 – Premieres October 2

For eight seasons, Canadians have wondered “did that guy ever get any better after CANADA’S WORST DRIVER? Did she give up her licence for good?” Whatever happened to those drivers left standing in the final episode of each season, the ones bestowed with the title of “Worst” and the runners-up? Find out when “the worst of the worst” return to Driver Rehab for the epic ninth season of CANADA’S WORST DRIVER EV ...

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More Than 8.3 Million Canadians Took the Bait! Discovery’s SHARK WEEK 2013 Stands as the Channel’s Best Week Ever

From Snuffy to SHARKNADO, “Shark Week 2013” broke audience records every day during the now-iconic summer event.  “Shark Week 2013” – the 18th for Discovery Canada – boasted more than 24 hours of shark-themed specials, a nightly talk show, and capped off the week with a Saturday night movie double-feature. ...

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Following Last Month’s Oklahoma Tornado Tragedy, Discovery Presents MILE WIDE TORNADO: STORMCHASERS TRIBUTE, July 10

Honouring the lives of STORMCHASERS Tim Samaras, Carl Young, and Paul Samaras – who were killed during the May 31 tornado outbreak in Oklahoma, near El Reno – Discovery presents MILE WIDE TORNADO: STORMCHASERS TRIBUTE on Wednesday, July 10 at 8 p.m. ET/9 p.m. PT. The three men were featured in a Discovery special, MILE WIDE TORNADO: OKLAHOMA DISASTER, that captured the devastation of the storms that ripped ...

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Discovery Captures Nik Wallenda’s Historic Tightrope Crossing Over the Grand Canyon

Tightrope walker Nik Wallenda, “The King of the High Wire,” has made history by becoming the first person ever to cross over the Grand Canyon.  This was the highest tightrope walk ever attempted by Wallenda -- towering 460 metres above the Little Colorado River, a height greater than the Empire State Building.  Discovery’s SKYWIRE LIVE WITH NIK WALLENDA aired live across Canada, the U.S., and in 223 countri ...

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Unparalleled Access to the Grey Cup and Toronto’s All-New Four Seasons Hotel When Discovery’s NERVE CENTER Returns for Season 3, June 26

Discovery’s NERVE CENTER makes a sizzling summer return with all-new episodes, boldy beginning with a two-hour premiere spectacular featuring one of the most highly anticipated hotel launches in Canadian history, the new Four Seasons Hotel in Toronto, and TSN’s incredibly challenging live broadcast of the 100th  annual Grey Cup. ...

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Tightrope Legend Nik Wallenda to Walk Across Grand Canyon – His Highest Stunt Ever – LIVE On Discovery, June 23

It will be one of the most daring and captivating LIVE events in history – Nik Wallenda, known as “The King of the High Wire,” will traverse the majestic Grand Canyon, without using a harness. Discovery presents SKYWIRE LIVE WITH NIK WALLENDA on Sunday, June 23 at 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT, capturing every thrilling moment of the nail-biting, play-by-play live event. Breathlessly capturing every nerve-wracking st ...

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Road Rules? What Road Rules? Andrew Younghusband Navigates the World’s Worst Driving Cities When DON’T DRIVE HERE Premieres June 17 on Discovery

After nearly a decade behind the wheel of Discovery’s CANADA’S WORST DRIVER, Andrew Younghusband really thought he’d experienced the worst-case driving scenarios ever. Terrible drivers are one thing -- and they’re everywhere – but what happens on the roads in the most challenging and congested urban centres on the planet? Premiering Monday, June 17 at 10 p.m. ET/PT on Discovery, DON’T DRIVE HERE finds Young ...

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