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Kari Byron And The Rest Of The M7 Build Team Are Leaving ‘Mythbusters’

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Kari Byron, Tory Belleci, and Grant Imahara are all leaving "Mythbusters" as the show plans to reboot for 2015.

#COMMERCIALS

Snuffy The Seal: Suspect Wanted

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Discovery's followup to the super viral <a href="http://clipnation.com/snuffy-seal-shark-week-commercial/">Snuffy The Seal commercial</a> they're using to promote Shark Week.

#COMMERCIALS

Snuffy the Seal (Shark Week Commercial)

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Here's a brand new ad Discovery is using to promote Shark Week's return on August 4.

#Batman

Let's Celebrate Shark Week With Funny Pictures, Shall We?

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Shark Week is nearly over, and we aren't going to let an opportunity to post funny shark pictures pass us by.

SUN TZU

The 25th Anniversary Shark Week Schedule Is Out, Is Full of Sharks

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Discovery's Shark Week celebrates its 25th anniversary this year, and while they haven't announced the host for the festivities yet, they have released the schedule.

UNCHAINED REACTION

A Rube Goldberg Game Show Judged By The Mythbusters?

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Rube Goldberg contraptions -- like the one in OK Go's "This Too Shall Pass" <a href="http://www.uproxx.com/gammasquad/2010/03/we-get-it-ok-go-youre-cooler-than-well-ever-be">video</a> and Purdue University's <a href="http://www.uproxx.com/gammasquad/2011/04/244-step-rube-goldberg-machine-sets-world-record">world record holding</a> one -- are undeniably awesome.

#Documentaries

What’s On Tonight: Rebuilding Ground Zero

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The Rising: Rebuilding Ground Zero (Discovery) -- With the ten-year anniversary of 9/11 just around the corner, the first three hours of this six-part documentary air tonight at 8:00 Eastern.

RUTH ENGLAND

Discovery to Air Another Lost-at-Sea Enema

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Every year, Discovery faces a drop-off in ratings once Shark Week ends.

shark week

Nice! The Shark Week Drinking Game

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As you surely know, Sunday night marked the beginning of Discovery's annual <a href="http://www.uproxx.com/tv/tag/shark-week">Shark Week</a>, and what better way to celebrate a ratings-grabbing TV event than by drinking yourself blind.

WEED WARS

Discovery Gets High With ‘Weed Wars’

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Today's lamest headline is thanks to Discovery, which will soon announce a new docu-series called "Weed Wars," featuring marijuana activist Steve DeAngelo and his work at the Oakland Harborside Health Center, the country's largest pot dispensary.

MAN VS WILD

A Little Somethin’ for the Ladies

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As you probably noticed, I was bubbling for weeks about Jake Gyllenhaal's appearance on last night's season premiere of "Man Vs Wild," because there's nothing I enjoy more than injecting homoeroticism into a scene between two hunky men.

MAN VS WILD

Video: Bear Grylls and Jake Gyllenhaal Get Cozy in Iceland

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As I noted last week, Bear Grylls and Jake Gyllenhaal shared an Icelandic snow cave while filming the season premiere of "Man Vs.

#Documentaries

Discovery Orders SEAL Team 6 Doc

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Capitalizing on America's love affair with the black-ops execution of terrorists, Discovery has ordered a documentary about DevGru, better known as SEAL Team Six, the unit responsible for the daring raid that killed Osama bin Laden.

PLANET EARTH

Follow-Up to ‘Planet Earth’ and ‘Life’!

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If you've never seen the BBC/Discovery specials "Planet Earth" or "Life" (the British versions with David Attenborough narrating, not <a href="http://www.uproxx.com/tv/2010/04/people-really-hate-oprah" target="_self">the crappy Oprah one</a>), then you're missing the apex of smoking weed and watching HD television.

#Comics

Ready for ‘Shark Week’ The Comic?

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The Blowing Stuff Up Discovery Channel manages, every year, to appeal to our need to see extremely large predators munching on seals, surfers, and anybody else who annoys us, and it's always incredibly successful.

TLC

Discovery Rejected James Lee’s Lousy Reality Show Pitch

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James Lee, the <a href="http://www.uproxx.com/tv/2010/09/here-are-the-discovery-hostage-takers-insane-and-retarded-demands" target="_self">extreme environmentalist</a> who <a href="http://www.uproxx.com/tv/2010/09/yikes-hostage-taken-at-discovery-hq" target="_self">took hostages</a> at the Discovery Networks headquarters before being <a href="http://www.uproxx.com/tv/2010/09/rip-james-lee-discovery-gunman" target="_self">shot to death</a> yesterday, had previously pitched a reality show to Discovery that the cable channel rejected.

OF COURSE THE SQUIRRELS

‘And, of Course, The Squirrels’

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Discovery Channel gunman James Lee stormed into our TV-loving lives yesterday, then went out just as quickly in a hail of deadly gunfire.

TLC

R.I.P. James Lee, Discovery Gunman

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James Jay Lee, the militant environmentalist who took hostages at Discovery Networks headquarters in Silver Spring, Maryland today, was shot and killed by police today just before 5 p.


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