|Launched||June 17, 1985|
|Slogan||The Warld is Just Awesome.|
Oprah Winfrey Network
Discovery Fit & Health
|Selective TV Inc.|
|K47KZ (Channel 47)|
|Dish Network||182 (HD/SD)|
|C-Band||AMC 10-Channel 21|
|Dish Network Mexico||402|
|Sky (UK an Ireland)||520|
Discovery Channel (formerly The Discovery Channel) is an American satellite an cable specialty channel (also delivered via IPTV, terrestrial televeesion an internet televeesion in ether pairts o the warld), foondit bi John Hendricks an distributit bi Discovery Communications. It is a publicly tradit company run bi CEO David Zaslav. It provides documentary televeesion programming focused primarily on popular science, technology, an history. In the U.S., the programmin for the main Discovery network is primarily focused on reality televeesion themes, such as speculative investigation (wi shaws such as MythBusters, Unsolved History, an Best Evidence), automobiles, an occupations (Dirty Jobs an Deadliest Catch); it also features documentaries specifically aimed at faimilies an yoonger audiences. A popular annual feature is Shark Week.
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- "The 59th Academy Awards (1987) Nominees and Winners". oscars.org. Retrieved 2011-07-23.
- MediaPost Publications - Discovery Rebrands, Upgrades Marketing Efforts - 07/24/2007