Ever wonder how things are made? Find out how the everyday objects people use become the things they are. Watch as How It's Made reveals the methods and materials of everyday items in a behind-the-scenes look at the manufacturing process.
The most comprehensive dog encyclopedia on television. With over 800 dog breeds recognized worldwide, the spotlight will fall on the adorable, the feisty and the unexpected. A graphics-heavy rundown of everyone's favorite dog breeds from Airedale Terrier to Zuchon, this series will survey these top 50 breeds for their behavioral quirks, genetic history, most famous examples and wildest trivia. Episode 1- French Bulldog, Poodle, Airedale, Chihuahua, Labrador : Can the Poodle actually read? Is the French Bulldog the loudest snorer? Did John Wayne's Airedale give him his nickname? Do Labs swim faster than ducks? And is the Chihuahua actually related to a fox?. These questions and more will be answered on this episode of Dogs 101, the series that celebrates man's best friend. Learn the history and unique traits of the French Bulldog, the Airedale, the Labrador, the Chihuahua, and the Poodle. Prepare to be amazed as these breeds live out their legacies as heroes, healers, friends, and brainiacs. You'll never look at your pooch the same way again. Episode 2- Rottweiler, Boston Terrier, Basset Hound, Shar Pei, St. Bernard: Can a dog use its ears to smell? What breed has a sixth sense about avalanches? Does this breed really sneeze in reverse? How did wrinkles and a magazine cover save this dog from extinction? And what breed is so aggressive it is banned in some towns, yet inspired a children's book? Find out the answer to these questions and more on this episode of Dogs 101, the series that celebrates man's best friend. Take a walk in the paws of the Rottweiler, the Boston Terrier, the Basset Hound, the Shar-Pei, and the St. Bernard and get a dog's eye view at the incredible bond shared by people and their pups. Whether help comes on four legs or two, whether your hero dives under the kitchen table for scraps, nurses you back to health, or digs through an avalanche to find you, the strength of a canine-human relationship is something to behold. Episode 3- Jack Russell, Golden Retriever, Pembroke Corgi, Vizsla, German Shepherd: What canine breed can do 'the moonwalk'? Can this dog out jump every other breed? Which is the quietest breed of all? What pooch moves like a cat, but doesn't smell like a dog? What breed has the strongest jaws in the dog world? These questions and more will be answered on this episode of Dogs 101, the series that celebrates man's best friend. Experience an encyclopedic view of the German Shepherd, the Jack Russell Terrier, the Golden Retriever, the Vizsla, and the Pembroke Welsh Corgi. Prepare to be inspired as these pooches protect and defend, break world records, brave the water, cheer their owners on, and dance the night away - all for some belly rubs and a pat on the head. Episode 4- Boxer, Bichon Frise, Newfoundland, Beagle, Dachshund: Which canine breed is an internationally certified lifeguard? What pooch was worn around royalty's neck, like jewelry? Which breed came first the 'hot dog' or the dog that 'looks' like a
Following in the footsteps of Planet Earth and Life, this epic eight-part blockbuster is a breathtaking celebration of the amazing, complex, profound and sometimes challenging relationship between humankind and nature. Humans are the ultimate animals the most successful species on the planet. From the frozen Arctic to steamy rainforests, from tiny islands in vast oceans to parched deserts, people have found remarkable ways to adapt and survive. We've done this by harnessing our immense courage and ingenuity; learning to live with and utilize the other creatures with which we share these wild places. Human Planet weaves together eighty inspiring stories, many never told before, set to a globally-influenced soundtrack by award-winning composer Nitin Sawhney. Each episode focuses on a particular habitat and reveals how its people have created astonishing solutions in the face of extreme adversity. Finally we visit the urban jungle, where most of us now live, and discover why the connection between humanity and nature here is the most vital of all.
EXCLUSIVE! It can get cold out there on the water. Travel around the world with host, biologist and extreme angler Jeremy Wade to explore freshwater mysteries, local folklore. Myth or fisherman's tale, debunk these myths and track down these harrowing tales with Jeremy Wade and River Monsters. Show your love with the River Monsters Jeremy Heather Grey Hoodie.
EXCLUSIVE! MythBusters Ultimate Fan Set features MythBusters Season 7 DVD and MythBusters Adam Savage Talking Bobblehead & MythBusters Jamie Hyneman Talking Bobblehead!! Show you're a true fan with this MythBusters Ultimate Fan Set! Adam Savage and Jamie Hyneman are special effects experts who will stop at nothing to find the truth. Using modern day science, they put everyday myths and urban legends to the test to determine what's busted...and what's confirmed. Joined by fellow MythBusters Tory Belleci, Kari Byron and Grant Imahara, this team is always ready to take it to the next level...with explosive results! MythBusters Season 7 DVD Disc #1 Ep. 132) Dumpster Diving: On this Episode of Mythbusters we plumb the depths and hit great heights with a double diving extravaganza! Ep. 133) Antacid Jail Break: On this felonious episode of MythBusters, we tackle two highly dangerous tales from the wrong side of the tracks. Then, is a crime more discreet when it's done in the dark? That's what Grant, Jessi and Tory aim to find out in Driving in the Dark. Ep. 134) Unarmed and Unharmed: On this episode of MythBusters Adam and Jamie return to the Old Wild West for a quick draw gun-slinging story, while Grant, Tory and Jessi hop on board the Mythbus for another manic myth from the movie Speed. Hang onto your ten-gallon hats! Ep. 135) Hidden Nasties: On this Episode of Mythbusters, it's cops and swabbers as Adam and Jamie turn dirt detectives to get to the bottom of two frighteningly filthy myths, while Tory, Grant and Jessi skip the lake fantastic with a manic movie myth. Ep. 131) Mini Myth Mayhem: It's Mini Myth Mayhem as six fan-requested fables are put to the test. Can Adam and Jamie send a coconut with an engraved address through the mail and is it possible to light a match with a bullet? Adam and Jamie tackle those and several more. Disc #2 Ep. 136) Boomerang Bullet: On this high-speed episode of Mythbusters, we tackle one myth from the present day and another from an age when warfare was anything but fair. Ep. 137) Soda Cup Killer: Hang on, because on this episode of MythBusters the team have a killer cocktail of lethal littering and high-flying movie action. Ep. 138) Dive to Survive: On this Episode of MythBusters we lock, load and explode for two myths inspired by Hollywood hi-jinks. Ep. 139) Spy Car Escape: On this episode of MythBusters, it's spy versus spy as Adam and Jamie investigate the best way to lose a tail in Spy Car Escape. In Vector Vengeance, Kari, Grant and Tory take their myth from a fascinating physics thought experiment. Ep. 140) Bottle Bash: On this episode of MythBusters Adam and Jamie get feisty with a bar fight fable while Kari, Grant and Tory investigate a ballistic material mystery from history. Disc #3 Ep. 142) No Pain, No Gain: On this episode of MythBusters, Adam and Jamie both become lab rats for science. In No Pain, No Gain, they test a myth that touches us al
The MythBusters crew wants you! Join the club of Jamie, Adam and the rest with this exclusive, grey MythBusters Logo Hat. Wear it on a fun day out, or when you want to bust some myths of your own. The MythBusters Logo Hat is one size fits all and 100% cotton, and has an adjustable closure at back.
This set is exclusive to the Discovery Channel Store. An unflinching look at the unsung American worker, and the unusual but vital vocations that must be done. There's a lot to learn as host Mike Rowe introduces us to an elite assortment of men and women who make their living doing the most unthinkable jobs. EPISODES: Animal Rendering - Mike takes a trip to the La Brea Tar Pits in Los Angeles to find out about the important work being done in Pit 91. Then Mike travels north where he learns about rendering and discovers how much of a farm animal can be recycled. Goose Down Plucker - Mike heads to Meridian, California to find out what it takes to harvest walnuts. Then he spends some time in Tulelake where he learns how to make goose down pillows and comforters. Diaper Cleaner - Mike journeys to Queen Creek, Arizona to press olives into oil and then heads to Sacramento, California to clean dirty diapers. Spider Pharm - Mike ventures to Payette, Idaho to learn how to make high quality bird food. Then he heads to Yarnell, Arizona to collect spiders from the desert to milk them for their venom. Locomotive Builder - Mike heads to MotivePower in Boise, Idaho to build and restore locomotives for his 200th dirty job. Sled Dog Breeder - Mike ventures out to discover what it takes to breed and train sled dogs at the Happy Trails Kennels in Big Lake, Alaska. Mattress Recycler - Mike heads to Miami to recover and crush abandoned boats. Then he heads to San Francisco to pick up and recycle used mattresses. Camel Rancher - Mike heads to a unique dairy farm in Ramona, CA where he learns how to milk, care for and breed dromedary camels. Toilet Crusher - Mike treks to a creek in Arkansas to perform tests on endangered Alligator Snapping Turtles. Then, he travels to San Francisco where he removes and recycles toilets. Rocky Reach Dam - Mike journeys to Wenatchee, Washington to help maintain a hydroelectric dam. Then he explores a fish bypass system where he catches and tags fish and winds up wading through a pool of fish poop. Fireworks Technician - Mike travels to Addison, Pennsylvania to learn what it takes to be a specialty fireworks technician. Then he heads off to Arkansas State University to check out a cow with a hole in its stomach. Glass Maker - Mike goes to Jonesboro, Arkansas to perform dung beetle research. Then he heads to Williamstown, West Virginia to try his hand at making glass art. Marble Maker - Mike goes to Hawaii to learn how to make dirt shirts at The Original Dirt Shirt Company. Then he heads off to Reno, Ohio to learn how to make marbles. Soo Locks Technician - Mike heads to Sault Saint Marie, Michigan, to work with the Soo Locks maintenance crew. Reindeer Farm - Mike goes to Kentucky to try his hand at shrink-wrapping a houseboat. Then he heads off to Palmer, Alaska to spend a day working at a reindeer farm. Maple Syrup Maker - Mike travels to San Francisco to par
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