Showing posts with label Discovery Family (Africa). Show all posts
Showing posts with label Discovery Family (Africa). Show all posts

Thursday, 20 June 2019

What's Coming Up In August 2019 On Discovery Family Africa

Dodo Heroes
From Monday 12 August at 18:30
For animal lovers everywhere, this family series features inspiring stories of animals in dire need from around the world — and the people who help them. Each episode reveals the deep bonds between all kinds of animals and the everyday individuals who protect and save them. Former British Royal Marine, Pen Farthing, has devoted his life to reuniting more than 700 street dogs with the soldiers who adopted them in Afghanistan. And, an Australian family whose mission is to rescue injured baby koalas from the disastrous winter cyclone season. Plus, Derrick Campana who works tirelessly to build custom prosthetics for animals of all sizes - from elephants to rabbits.

Child Genius Uk
From Tuesday 6 August at 20:10
16 of the country's brightest 8- to 12-year-olds battle for the title of the UK's cleverest child in this compulsive series. Quizmaster Richard Osman asks questions difficult enough for adults to struggle with! The participants will be tested over the course of four gruelling competition days, overseen by British Mensa - the exclusive society for those with a high IQ. The series also follows the family life of the remarkable competitors, revealing their exceptional talents and the dilemmas their parents face in raising gifted children. As the competition intensifies, the intellectual rivals know that ultimately only one can be crowned Child Genius.

Thursday, 16 May 2019

Brand New Series Did I Mention Invention? Debuts Later In July On Discovery Family Africa

Did I Mention Invention?
From Wednesday 24 July at 20:10
Host Alie Ward reveals fascinating stories of invention and introduces everyday innovators in this inspiring series. In each episode, Alie presents reports of human ingenuity from around the US - and beyond. From the man who invented the digital camera to examining how facial recognition is helping shopping, this is a voyage of discovery. In a quest for the most exciting minds, the series meets innovators young and old, finding out what it takes to bring their vision to life, and reveals little-known facts about the history and process of invention and innovation.

Strange Evidence
From Wednesday 10 July at 21:00
Worldwide, six billion cameras are watching us; on the street, at work, and in our homes. Sometimes, they capture things that seem impossible, that defy the laws of physics. In this series, experts carry out analysis of these unusual events to decipher whether these clips really defy explanation, or can science explain the inexplicable? From a girl seemingly thrown into the air as she walks along a pavement to a slab of meat that appears to be twitching on its own, scientists examine video footage to discover the truth behind some of the world's most bizarre and mysterious occurrences ever recorded on camera

Friday, 3 May 2019

Life On The Line Australia Premieres In June On Discovery Family Africa

From Wednesday 5 June at 19:20
The laws of physics are absolute, and while we rarely think about them, they govern everything we do. They bind us together, tether us to earth, and can stop a speeding bullet. In this series, Todd Sampson explores the fascinating world of physics and is joined by some of Australia’s leading physicists to explore these incredible forces. Along with a top construction and safety team, he conducts a series of astonishing, potentially deadly experiments where he puts his faith in physics to the ultimate test. Each episode is an epic journey, following the seed of an idea through to a daring experiment that will show physics in action on an incredible scale, and prove that it’s one thing to ‘believe’ in science – and another to trust it with your life.

Thursday, 14 March 2019

Strange Evidence And Xtreme Waterparks Continues In May 2019 On Discovery Family Africa

Strange Evidence
From Wednesday 1 May at 19:20
Worldwide, six billion cameras are watching us; on the street, at work, and in our homes. Sometimes, they capture things that seem impossible, that defy the laws of physics. In this series, experts carry out analysis of these unusual events to decipher whether these clips really defy explanation, or can science explain the inexplicable? From a girl seemingly thrown into the air as she walks along a pavement to a slab of meat that appears to be twitching on its own, scientists examine video footage to discover the truth behind some of the world's most bizarre and mysterious occurrences ever recorded on camera.

Xtreme Waterparks
From Friday 3 May at 15:10
Getting wet has never been wilder as this series embarks on a thrill-seeking quest for the most extravagant and exhilarating water rides in the world! From the world's tallest trap door slide in Benidorm, Spain; to a 50-mph loop in Montreux, Switzerland; and the world's most remote water slide that can only be reached by boat, mule and seven zip lines in Mexico, this series showcases the world's most insane water slides. Wherever they are, these wet and wild attractions will thrill even the craziest adrenaline junkies!

Thursday, 14 February 2019

Discovery Family Africa Sizzling Lineup For April 2019

Tricks on the Street
From Friday 12 April at 18:30
In this unique series, street magician, illusionist and mentalist Ryan Tricks uses his mind-blowing abilities to brighten up people's lives. Featuring a collection of exclusive tricks specially commissioned for this series, social media sensation Ryan travels around London - and his stage is wherever the mood takes him. From performing tricks to a group of young mums to soup kitchen staff, he works his own unique brand of magic on a diverse range of young people who really deserve a little lift to their day.

Chopped Junior
From Monday 1 April at 15:10
Little chefs with big culinary ambition are taking over the kitchen in this flavoursome series as ambitious children seek to make unforgettable meals from mystery ingredients under a ticking clock. Throughout the series, talented young chefs open their baskets to find mandatory mystery ingredients ranging from beef tongue to gummy candy and are challenged to create appetizers, entrees or desserts before the time runs out! Over the course of the season, the junior chefs show their incredible culinary skills as they transform their basket ingredients into masterpiece dishes, for a panel of celebrity judges. They'll bring their unbridled energy, big personalities and unstoppable originality, but only one can be the champion!

Thursday, 24 January 2019

Guy's Grocery Games Continues In March 2019 On Discovery Family Africa Alongside The Return Of Battle Bots - Discovery Family Africa March 2019 Highlights

Guy's Grocery Games
From Wednesday 13 March at 15:10
Host Guy Fieri sends four talented chefs running through the aisles in a high-stakes, high skills, grocery store cooking competition. From students to grannies to celebrities, the competition is always fierce! Each episode sees the chefs hit by real-world challenges like finding workarounds when all the essential ingredients are suddenly "out-of-stock," or having to create a masterpiece when they can only cook with "5 items or less" or on a $10 budget. In the end, the food does the talking, as the last chef standing has the chance to make some serious cash!

Battle Bots
From Wednesday 6 March at 18:30
It's ultimate robot carnage as mechanical gladiators battle it out in a tournament - for glory, mayhem and destruction! Sparks fly and robots will die in this ultimate battle of machine versus machine. This series brings all the thrills and nail-biting tension of a major sporting contest, coupled with the latest in robot engineering and larger-than-life inventors. Follow the action through 32 nail-biting rounds of competition all leading to a final that decides which home-made robot or 'Bot' is the baddest of them all, as teams of builders and fighters compete for the championship. Each episode gets fully immersed in the action with high tech on-board technology and cameras and combat analytics. Who will have what it takes to win the most epic robot competition of all time?