The extraordinary untold story of the heroism and sacrifice of the NYPD's elite rescue squad - the Emergency Service Unit - on 9/11.
Discovery’s new series #BikerLive premieres on Monday, May 12 at 10PM ET/PT. Hosted by Discovery’s Christo Doyle, #BikerLive invites viewers to put the pedal to the metal, harnessing the power of Twitter, to vote on America’s best motorcycles.
In the show's second season, Discovery Channel continues to explore the high adrenaline, “cat and mouse” world of airplane repossession, with higher altitudes, higher stakes and new faces.
ALASKA: THE LAST FRONTIER, back for its fourth season on Sunday, October 5th at 9pm ET/PT, catches viewers up with the Kilcher family and their isolated community outside Homer, Alaska.
Deep in the Alaskan wilderness lives a newly discovered family who was born and raised wild. These are the ALASKAN BUSH PEOPLE. Billy Brown, his wife Ami and their seven grown children are so far removed from civilization that they often go months without seeing an outsider. They are unlike any other family in America.
Discovery Channel and award-winning actor/director Robert Redford present ALL THE PRESIDENT'S MEN REVISITED, a landmark television event looking back at Watergate - the original game changer of American politics.
Discovery is teaming up with Mike Barwis, one of the best strength training coaches out there for new series AMERICAN MUSCLE. At the Barwis Methods Training Center, Barwis and his staff of dedicated, blue collar trainers take on everyone from NFL players, to Wild West bull riders, to paraplegics looking to walk again.
In the new season of AMISH MAFIA Levi struggles to keep outside forces from infiltrating the Amish community. Both old and new rivals are lurking nearby, determined to take away Levi's power and bring him down once and for all.
For hundreds of years, the marshes of Louisiana have been plagued by mysterious creatures intent on causing mass destruction. Some believe that these creatures are ones of myths, others think there are more scientific explanations for the levels of destruction in the area over the years. Whose theory will be proven true?
The summer dredging season is in full swing and a modern day gold rush hits Nome, Alaska, as fortune seekers from all walks of life race for the gold. The real challenge is finding it - deep at the bottom of the frigid and unpredictable Bering Sea.
The summer dredging season has officially kicked off in Nome, Alaska - ground zero of the great American gold rush. With warmer weather, brings jam-packed claims, unexpected storms and rising tempers where gold fever is a family affair. Despite the obstacles, this season brings in a record-setting haul.
The ambitious fortune seekers of Nome, Alaska, are back at it again. It is winter in Nome, Alaska, and nothing will stop them from searching for gold – even if it’s located at the bottom of the Bering Sea beneath four feet thick sheets of ice.
When it comes to gigantic swords, no one makes them bigger and badder than Irishman Michael Craughwell. Irish Mike is putting it all on the line to make his passion his profession by attempting to make a living designing and building these larger-than-life works of art.
In the US premiere of the Discovery Channel/BBC co-production BRAZIL GONE WILD viewers get an in-depth look at capuchin monkey, giant otter and coati families all struggling to survive in the unforgiving climates and rugged terrains of Brazil.
NEW DISCOVERY CHANNEL SERIES ‘CATCHING MONSTERS’ HEADS DEEP INTO THE NORTH ATLANTIC IN SEARCH OF THE WORLD’S BIGGEST AND MOST VALUABLE FISH All New Series Kicks off Friday, June 5, at 10 PM ET/PT on Discovery
Yusuf and Antonio are not your typical car hunters. They work in places no other car collector would dream about stepping foot – traveling inside lawless countries in search of rare, vintage cars owned by the local underworld. The payoff can be huge but so are the risks.
Deep in the Ozark Mountains of northern Arkansas lies the town of Hardy. Two of the town's oldest families-the Russells and the Evans'-are locked in a feud that dates back many generations, and continues to cause hostility even to this day. Whose side will you be on?
CUBAN CHROME chronicles the adventures of A Lo Cubano Car Club as they go to extreme measures to preserve their treasured cars and pass them down from generation to generation. Through the club’s innovative car restorations and repairs, the series explores the challenges and joys of life in Cuba, presenting an authentic
From the visionary mind of Discovery's founder John Hendricks comes an unprecedented series that brings the ‘I wonder?’ moment to television.
Massive storms, a super typhoon and new regulations will change all the rules. With great risks come even greater opportunities - and for those willing to put it all on the line, it means an even bigger payoff. From Original Productions, the 13-time Emmy Award-winning series DEADLIEST CATCH returns for its 11th season
It's a bike club. It's a brotherhood. For the first time Discovery goes inside the world of motorcycle clubs with the members of San Diego's Laffing Devils.
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Benton County, Tennessee is home to the country’s richest supply of mother of pearl. Here, a fiercely independent breed of divers carries on a tradition of risking their lives to harvest valuable mussel shells. It’s a competitive, high-risk, high-reward business and these guys wouldn’t dream of doing anything else.
Two people with drastically different backgrounds and survival strategies take on some of the planet's most unforgiving terrain to demonstrate how the right skills and creative thinking can keep you alive in the most dangerous situations.
The ultimate survival game, DUDE, YOU'RE SCREWED, features five friends – who happen to be a handful of the most elite survivalists in the world - to play the ultimate game. Each week one guy is ambushed by the other four as they monitor his every move in the wild.
A struggling economy has given rise to a new breed of tradesmen who barter for a living. Deep in the Appalachia, these barterers spend their time scouring flea markets and junkyards for items to sell at the auction. The series will take viewers inside this world, where one man’s trash is another man’s treasure.
EDGE OF ALASKA follows those holding on to their isolated town, surrounded by extreme wilderness, as they struggle with new settlers who are trying to bring their home into the 21st century. The series returns to Discovery Channel on Friday, August 14th at 9PM ET/PT.
EVEREST AVALANCHE TRAGEDY, will include unprecedented access and eyewitness accounts from the rescue and recovery efforts that took place after the avalanche struck the Khumbu Icefall, the area just above Mt. Everest base camp, during the morning of Friday, April 18, killing 13 and leaving three missing.
This season goes into overdrive when Richard sees an opportunity to restore one of the rarest cars in the world, the Ferrari F-40. Start your engines for FAST N’ LOUD on Discovery Channel Monday, June 10 at 9 PM ET/PT.
FAT N' FURIOUS: ROLLING THUNDER follows the antics of the hilarious, large-and-in-charge car junkies of Christmas Automotive as they boost business by hunting down left-for-dead cars and bringing them back to life.
GAME OF STONES, featuring the real life global adventures of rare stone hunter Don Kogen and his crew, premieres on Discovery Friday, Feb. 28 at 10PM ET/PT.
Discovery's ambitious gold miners are back at it again and the stakes have never been higher. Who's in and who's out? This season, everything has changed - new miners, new claims, new machines and new ways to pull gold out of the ground. But will big risks lead to an even bigger pay out?
Every guy’s ultimate four-wheel fantasy becomes his worst nightmare when he is forced to choose between the cash he desperately needs and the classic ride he always knew his clunker could become in Discovery Channel’s all new series, HIGHWAY TO SELL.
KILLING FIELDS, set to debut in 2016, is an all new series that will reveal the deep history attached to isolated and idyllic areas in America that are killing fields – locations where crimes have occurred and have gone undetected due to their geography and outside elements that have erased the scene of the crime.
Based on actual events, KLONDIKE tells the story of the last great Gold Rush in history. In 1897 two friends make the perilous journey through North American wilderness to the Klondike boom town Dawson City, "The Paris of the North” where murder, revenge, riches and redemption await.
Kodiak chronicles the lives of three families: the Mays, the Hollands and the Cusacks, who converge together every fall to run Bob May's remote hunting and fishing lodge in one of the most dangerous archipelagos in the world that is teeming with the largest land carnivore on earth: The Kodiak Brown Bear.
A team of experts braves the frozen forests of Russia seeking to track one of the world’s rarest, most secretive and most endangered animals, the Siberian tiger.
EXPERIENCE THE GREATEST ADVENTURE OF LIFE AND SURVIVAL IN NEW GROUNDBREAKING DISCOVERY CHANNEL SERIES “LIFE STORY” Six-Part Natural History Landmark Series from BBC Premieres Saturday, June 6 at 9 PM ET/PT on Discovery
Discovery Channel is going on the ultimate chase in a real-life game of cat-and-mouse, pitting ex-Navy SEAL Joel Lambert against the world's most elite military and law enforcement tracking teams in new series LONE TARGET.
Every year finding unrestored classic American cars is becoming a thing of the past. But there's a secret treasure trove of automotive relics that still exists: Car Hoards -- the last frontier of the American Classic Car. Hot rod guru, Rick Dore and WWE superstar Chuck Palumbo are out to rebuild legendary cars.
Dive into the frozen world of icebergs in Discovery Channel/BBC co-production MEGA BERG, premiering Saturday, June 27 (9:00-10:30 PM ET/PT) on the Discovery Channel. In the groundbreaking special, a team of adventurers and scientists put their courage to the test and embark on an action-fueled expedition into the Arctic
Prepare to see some of nature's tiniest creatures like never before in the U.S. premiere of the Discovery Channel/BBC co-production MINI MONSTERS, airing Saturday, May 31st at 9pm.
A spin-off of the hit series Fast N’ Loud, the #1 car show on television, MISFIT GARAGE features four mechanics who have all done business with Richard Rawling’s Gas Monkey Garage and join forces to create their own hot rod shop to rival Gas Monkey.
Discovery Channel is going back woods Tuesday nights, visiting two unique and fascinating groups of people, with very different occupations.
MYTHBUSTERS aims to uncover the truth behind popular myths and legends, mixing scientific method with gleeful curiosity and plain old-fashioned ingenuity to create their own signature style of explosive experimentation.
The survival genre strips down in Discovery's hit NAKED AND AFRAID, back with new episodes on Sunday, April 19th at 10pm ET/PT.
What do you get when you multiply Discovery Channel’s monster survival hit “Naked and Afraid” by six? A survival challenge unlike any other survival challenge attempted before. NAKED AND AFRAID XL will premiere Sunday, July 12th at 10pm ET/PT on Discovery Channel.
For the first time ever, all 20 living White House Chiefs of Staff come together to share their previously untold stories. The special spans nine administrations and 50 years.
Phoenix Arizona leads the nation in foreclosures but where some see a lost cause, others smell a diamond in the rough. Now 'bidder' rivals face off as homes go - sight unseen - on the auction block.
Discovery Channel announced today that they have acquired the domestic and international distribution rights to broadcast Academy Award®-winning director Louie Psihoyos’s documentary RACING EXTINCTION to a global audience after its world premiere at The 2015 Sundance Film Festival.
On the back roads of Appalachia there exists a subculture of car mechanics who are building mind-blowing vehicles made of old abandoned car bodies mashed with parts off of anything and everything known as rat rods. These teams risk it all to come out on top on REBEL ROAD.
RISE: THE PROMISE OF MY BROTHER’S KEEPER explores the lives and families of boys and young men of color from four programs around the U.S. that are living the principles of the My Brother’s Keeper (MBK) initiative.
RIVAL SURVIVAL (October 29 at 10PM ET/PT) ) features Sen. Jeff Flake (R-AZ) and Sen. Martin Heinrich (D-NM) putting their political differences aside to work together to find common ground through compromise to survive on an uninhabited island.
Billy Derian and Steve Reck have been friends for years with the same dream – working in a garage that fixes up and restores vintage cars and hot rods. Now their dream has become a reality with Da Rod Shop, located in the heart of Southern California’s car culture with bad ass cars and their owners.
Follow along as American explorer, Mike Libecki, traces clues and gathers compelling evidence suggesting the deaths of nine college students in the Ural Mountains could be the work of a creature thought only to exist in folklore.
For centuries, Boston has been run by tough neighborhood crews that are in a constant battle for ultimate control and power. Now, for the first time ever, Discovery Channel is taking viewers to the front lines of this never-ending turf war between Boston’s oldest rival crews.
SHARK WEEK'S hit late-night talk show SHARK AFTER DARK will return for its third consecutive year with an all new host, award-winning film director, producer, writer and actor Eli Roth. Shark After Dark airs Sunday, July 5 to Thursday, July 9 (11:00-11:30 PM ET/PT) on Discovery.
Shark Week 2013 kicking off August 4th!
SHARK WEEK, television's longest running must-see summer TV event, returns to Discovery Channel on Sunday, August 10. Building upon last year's 11 shark-filled specials, a whopping 14 hours of brand new SHARK WEEK programs coupled with a live talk show each night gives this year's SHARK WEEK the most number of programs.
SHARK WEEK, television’s most anticipated week of shark filled television, kicks off this year on July 5, 2015 (through the 12th), earlier than ever before.
DISCOVERY EXTENDS SHARK WEEK WITH FIRST-EVER “SHWEEKEND” FEATURING SPECIAL, ALL-NEW SHARK PROGRAMMING AIRING SATURDAY, AUGUST 29 AND SUNDAY, AUGUST 30
SIBERIAN CUT, premiering on the Discovery Channel Tuesday, June 3 at 10PM ET/PT, follows Sean as he puts everything on the line for the opportunity of a lifetime in deepest Siberia.
Nik Wallenda, “The King of the Highwire” is back at it again. This time, he is heading to the historic “Windy City” of Chicago to attempt his most audacious and challenging tightrope walk yet. And like the legendary Wallenda family tradition, he will do it all without a net or harness.
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 at 1,500 feet above the Little Colorado River, a height greater than the Empire State Building.
The Red Jacket Firearms crew returns with an all new drama-filled season of SONS OF GUNS which premieres Friday, March 21 at 9 PM ET/PT.
New Discovery Channel series SONS OF WINTER answers call of the wild in the ultimate coming-of-age survival tale. Epic family journey begins Tuesday, April 28 at 10pm ET on Discovery.
Discovery Channel is buckling up for a wild ride inside the world of American street racing with STREET OUTLAWS on Monday, June 10th at 10pm ET/PT
Discovery Channel’s newest take on survival, adventure series TETHERED, premiering on Sunday, October 5 at 10 PM, tests human’s ability to survive in some of the most extreme environments on the planet while enduring psychological torment like never before- being bound to complete stranger by a six foot tether.
The Moonshine adventures continue on Discovery with the all new series TICKLE, featuring Tickle from Discovery's series, Moonshiners.
Discovery Channel documents never-before-seen tiger behavior in TIGRESS BLOOD
Hidden somewhere off the south eastern coast of Brazil, could lie hundreds of millions of dollars-worth of lost Incan gold. Discovery Channel will viewers along the journey of a team of treasure hunters with a new theory on where this legend treasure lies – a remote spot home to 1,000s of deadly vipers.
TRUFFLE FORAGERS BATTLE MOTHER NATURE AND EACH OTHER TO FIND BURIED TREASURE IN NEW DISCOVERY CHANNEL SERIES ‘UNEARTHED’ Ultimate Treasure Hunt for World’s Most Precious Delicacy Begins Friday, May 1 at 10 PM ET/PT on Discovery
From the network behind Planet Earth, Life, Frozen Planet, Africa and North America, Discovery Channel presents Elevation Weekend, taking viewers to rarely seen, striking destinations, following men and women on their journey to conquer the elements. A weekend of epic documentaries, Elevation Weekend documents new confli
Steve Darnell and his team of specialists work out of a sprawling garage on the outskirts of Las Vegas re-building one-of-a-kind Mad Max-style "rat rod" cars out of hidden treasures.
Just 60 miles from the Arctic Circle lies a town on the edge of civilization: Tanana, Alaska. A frozen village of 200 people at the junction of two powerful rivers, with no roads in or out, where wolves howling through the frigid night air remind the residents how isolated they really are.