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Ridley Scott to produce gold digger TV miniseries ‘Klondike’

Deadline reports Discovery Channel has given the greenlight to a scripted TV miniseries "Klondike" (working title) about the Klondike Gold Rush of 1895. The series...

Animal Planet will take ‘Whale Wars’ to Season Five

Discovery Channel's "Whale Wars" will go another season on the Animal Planet network, giving Paul Watson and the Sea Shepherd additional fuel to chase down Japanese whaling ships. Discovery first premiered "Whale Wars" in November, 2008 and has since aired 31 episodes. Season Five will begin in June, 2012.

Discovery to release 8 titles on DVD – but no Blu-ray?

Oh, how we love Discovery shows in hi-def. And that's why we're surprised to find Gaiam Inc. will release eight Discovery titles on DVD this month, but not on Blu-ray Disc. "American Loggers," "How the Universe Works," "Dinosaurs: Perfect Predators" -- those are a few of the titles that will hit shelves throughout the month of June. They're all great shows which were probably shot in HD but unfortunately dropped to 480p for home release. I guess that's why they invented upscaling?

Discovery Channel to air special on Bin Laden’s death

Discovery Channel will air what will most likely be the first documentary on Osama Bin Laden's death. The one-hour special will examine the U.S. Special Forces' attack on Bin Laden's compound in Abbottabad, Pakistan which the CIA had been monitoring since last year.

Shark Week premieres with extreme HD footage

Discovery Channel starts Shark Week 2010 on Sunday, Aug. 1 at 9PM ET/PT. The premiere episode "Ultimate Air Jaws" features state-of-the-art filming using an...

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This week on Blu-ray, Season 5 of the hit Starz series Outlander arrives on Blu-ray Disc in both a Standard Edition and Limited Collector's...