Fans of BBC series Planet Earth will once again be thrilled by the power of nature in HD as Discovery Channel airs the new series Frozen Planet
, made by the BBC Natural History Unit, which created the original series. Entertainment Weekly has a lengthy interview
with the series producer and director about Frozen Planet
and the making of the series. The series premieres on Discovery Channel on March 18 at 8pm.
posted by hippybear
on Mar 17, 2012 -
"The drama takes place on Darwin IV, a fictional planet 6.5 light-years from Earth, with two suns and 60 percent gravity. Having identified Darwin as a world that could support life, Earth sends a pilot mission consisting of the mothership and three probes." Discovery channel feature, Flash heavy site, via Pharyngula
posted by dhruva
on May 9, 2005 -
Not happy with the level of scientific discourse on The Discovery Channel
Fed up with missing out all those keynote addresses by top scientists at various conferences around the globe? Fear not! The Cable Science Network
is gearing up for launch. Billing itself as 'a C-Span for science'
they hope to use television to counter some of the crap
that usually rides the airwaves.
posted by PenDevil
on Nov 7, 2003 -
Evolution is a process
that hasn't stopped just because humans now rule the planet. What will animals look like in 200,000 years? The Discovery Channel's Animal Planet
asks experts to predict the future of life on Earth.
posted by hipnerd
on Dec 31, 2002 -
with a neato science lesson curve. Plus the mom claims to be "one of the ugleist women in Britain."
posted by thc
on Oct 14, 2000 -