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Naked and Afraid

Naked and Afraid logoDiscovery Channel takes the ubiquitous survival show theme to the next level by stripping it to its bare essentials. In ``Naked and Afraid,'' two complete strangers -- a man and a woman -- meet in a very unique way: They're stranded in a dangerous, desolate location, without food and water, and they're completely naked. Each episode follows the two as they attempt to survive on their own for 21 days, with nothing but one personal item each and the knowledge that the only prize is their pride and sense of accomplishment. Because there is no other choice, the couple quickly get to know each other -- and their surroundings -- and hope that their instincts, survival skills and intestinal fortitude will serve them well.

Navy SEALS - BUDS Class 234

Navy SEALS - BUDS Class 234 logoA Six Hour Series for The Discovery Channel that follows 80 candidates of Class 234 and their efforts to become US NAVY SEALS. You WILL feel the pain after watching the physical and mental challenges these candidates are faced with.

Never Ever Do This At Home

Never Ever Do This At Home logoDon't most people - secretly - want to know what would happen if they ignored the safety warnings? Why can't she garden with explosives, or heat tin cans directly on the stove? Why shouldn't he flood a second-floor room to test its threshold, or make moonshine in the garden shed? As Wilson and Sousa test these "nevers" and more, staging elaborate trials using conventional products, household appliances, volatile gases, and professional-grade explosives - essentially whatever they can get their hands on - they reveal the extreme dangers lurking behind commonplace warnings. NEVER EVER DO THIS AT HOME also features a team of special effects and fire safety professionals, plus experts from various fields of demolition, chemistry, and radiation, to maximize the consequences - and keep Wilson an...

New Home DIY

New Home DIY logoIn New Home DIY, Dave Wellman lends an expert hand to homeowners who have discovered some DIY dilemmas they weren't expecting in their new homes. In just 48 hours, Dave manages to put their house back in order, taking on whatever jobs need doing. Intrepid Dave has taken on challenges as diverse as uncovering and restoring a Victorian fireplace, re-pointing the entire back wall of a house and even installing a brand new staircase.

North America

North America logoFor many of us, North America is our home. We live in this extraordinary continent each and every day, but have we ever truly experienced first-hand the wide scope of incredible dangers challenging our diverse and tenacious continent? If you think you know North America, you can think again. In this unforgettable television event, Discovery Channel turns the lens toward its homeland and captures a land where life collides with hostile, untamed wilderness in the most diverse, deadly environment on Earth.

NYC: Inside Out

NYC: Inside Out logoNew York City is a remarkable place - popular with tourists and home to approximately eight million people. This bustling metropolis is dependant on complex transportation, a huge amount of electricity and a water and waste system sufficient enough to cope with the rising demand. This series explores the jaw-dropping science and mechanics that help to make New York City so incredible. Venture inside the train and subway systems and witness how 1.3 billion gallons of water is distributed for drinking, industry and sanitation. Meet the individuals engaged in some of the toughest and most dangerous jobs and see why - without their help - modern day life would come to a screeching halt.

On The Volcanoes Of The World

On The Volcanoes Of The World logoGeologist and 'volcano hugger' Guy de Saint Cyr organizes an around-the-world expedition for amateur volcano enthusiasts. Each trip in this four-part series provides a chance for adventure and discovery as Guy shows the earth as you've never seen it before.

One Man Army

One Man Army logoWhat do you get when you pit elite military, extreme sports and law enforcement operatives against one another? ONE MAN ARMY, a competition series which sees the toughest of the tough go head to head in events that would sideline regular contestants in an instant. Hosted by Mykel Hawke, U.S. Army Special Forces veteran and former Green Beret, ONE MAN ARMY makes its world premiere on Discovery Channel Wednesday, July 13 from 10-11PM ET/PT. In the dangerous, unpredictable world of covert operations, counterterrorism, elite combat and law enforcement, only the fastest, strongest and smartest survive. In each episode of ONE MAN ARMY, Hawke (Man, Woman Wild) puts four of the deadliest humans in America through three separate challenges of speed, strength and intelligence. One by one, they are e...

One Way Out

One Way Out logoA master escape artist engages in a battle with a fierce engineer as each tries to outdo the other in their areas of expertise. The engineer is tasked with designing enclosures that a Houdini-admirer would find it challenging to overcome.

Out of the Wild - The Alaska Experiment

Out of the Wild - The Alaska Experiment logoAfter a three-day crash course in fundamental survival skills, nine amateur hikers, campers and outdoor enthusiasts are flown into the rugged Alaska interior, given part of a map and some basic tools and told to hike to civilization -- ideally before harsh and potentially deadly winter weather sets in. It sounds like ''Survivor,'' but with a big difference: The participants signed on, not for a million-dollar prize (there isn't one), but simply for the chance of a lifetime to challenge themselves in tough yet breathtakingly beautiful terrain.
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