The brain busters continue tonight as Brain Games host Jason Silva pits animal against human and unleashes your imagination. In Animal v. Human, we explore who the top dog really is. Are we the most dominant species on the planet? While we’re not the strongest, fastest, or largest and don’t have the best sight, smell, or hearing, the secret to our supremacy is in…

Last week following the season finale of Life Below Zero, Sue Aikens answered fans’ questions about the crash and recovery process, living life off-the-grid, and being on the show. Check out these highlights! @TommyG_TX: We’re glad you are still with us. Just a mite sore for certain. Quite a crash. What did your ride hit, a rock?…

Antarctica is a continent that is entirely focused on science. Every single Antarctic resident is either engaged in pivotal scientific projects to learn more about the planet, or supporting this research. Between the extremes of the harsh continent itself and the focused dedication of the communities around the work, life on an Antarctic base is…

The biggest animal kingdom battle is back tonight and we’re facing off the top three craziest videos.  Now, it’s time for you to weigh in and tell us who YOU PICK as your favorite.  From some balancing goats, to giraffe that fights back and a sure-footed dog.  Let us know below and tune in tonight at 9/8c…

Brain Games Kicks Off Summer!

Brain Games started the summer season with a two-night special event featuring six new mind-boggling episodes. Last night, Host Jason Silva led on-the-street and in-the-lab experiments that explore a number of topics, the first being the power of the positive mind. In Positive Thinking, we mess with your mood by focusing on that little voice in your…

The silhouette of a hissing, hooded cobra has conjured nightmares for both animals and humans alike for thousands of years. A mythological figure in cultures worldwide, the snake is a powerful symbol, and members of the cobra family can be thought of as the ‘kings’ of the snake world. Combining both super-toxic venom and hollow…

Animal Cam exposes the hidden lives of animals like never before… from their point-of-view. Cutting-edge cameras strapped to various animal species reveal new and fascinating behavior, all from the animal’s perspective. Learn More About Crittercam technology >> Each creature takes viewers along for a ride in their world—from Florida swamps, to African plains, all the way…

“Quiet! The gorillas are near. They are scared, you must be quiet!” We were all knackered, we’d been hiking for eight hours to catch up with the gorillas and finally we were close. I looked around the rest of our crew: Todd with his hand in plaster after breaking a bone a week before we…

This week on Life Below Zero, our Alaskans face complications as they prepare for a successful future. In Kiwalik, the Hailstones are on another caribou hunt when Chip’s snow machine breaks down, posing a major setback in their quest for meat. In Chandalar, Glenn rushes to protect his remaining meat before a predator can discover it.…

June 25th is National Catfish Day so we’re shining the spotlight on one of the most impressive creatures of the monster fish family. With its diverse make-up ranging from the walking catfish to the massive Mekong, the catfish class is full of unexpected surprises. There’s something in the water, and it’s a force to be reckoned with.…