Discovery Channel

American basic cable and satellite television channel

Discovery Channel (known as The Discovery Channel from 1985 to 1995, and often referred to as simply Discovery) is a cable television channel about science, history, and nature. It has programs such as Man vs. Wild, A Haunting, The Last Day of the Dinosaurs, MythBusters, and Dirty Jobs.

Discovery Channel
2019 Discovery logo.svg
CountryUnited States
Broadcast areaNationwide
HeadquartersSilver Spring, Maryland
Programming
Language(s)
  • English
  • Spanish (with SAP)
Picture format1080i HDTV
(downscaled to 480i letterbox for the SDTV feed)
Ownership
OwnerWarner Bros. Discovery
ParentWarner Bros. Discovery Networks
Sister channels
History
LaunchedJune 17, 1985; 37 years ago (1985-06-17)[1]
Former namesThe Discovery Channel (1985–1995)
Links
Websitewww.discovery.com
Availability
Streaming media
FuboTV, Sling TV, YouTube TV, Philo, Hulu + Live TV

ReferencesEdit

  1. "The 59th Academy Awards (1987) Nominees and Winners". oscars.org. Archived from the original on April 2, 2015. Retrieved July 23, 2011.