Are you curious about the world? Do you want to be smarter? You want to be up-to-date on the latest breakthroughs and cutting-edge technologies and understand the meaning behind the headlines everyone is talking about. If you want to grasp the ...Read more
Are you curious about the world? Do you want to be smarter?
You want to be up-to-date on the latest breakthroughs and cutting-edge technologies and understand the meaning behind the headlines everyone is talking about. If you want to grasp the world, then Discovery News is the app for you.
From the people who bring you the Discovery Channel, Discovery News (also available on the web at DiscoveryNews.com) is the collective effort of a team of experienced journalists dedicated to satisfying the curiosity of our readers and to bringing them stories and perspectives they won't find anywhere else.
With the Discovery News app, you will be constantly updated with news articles, video stories, special features and more - with a primary focus on explaining the world through a lens of curiosity.
Discovery News features:
* Over 300 new stories and special features every month, updated every day by our staff of news producers. * A "Top Stories" section featuring unique news stories of the day from our international team of reporters. * A "Video" section with dozens of video stories produced by the world's first and finest team of science video journalists. * Premiering "The Discovernator" -- our brand-new random amazing fact generator that will blow your mind. * The ability to "Search" for topics that interest you from our vast archive of news content. * In the "More" area, get news delivered to you the way you want it. Choose from Earth, Space, Tech&Gadgets, Animals, History, Human or Adventure.
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UPDATED ON: Mar 18, 2013
INSTALLATIONS: 500,000 - 1,000,000
LATEST VERSION: 1.0.3
REQUIRED ANDROID VERSION: 2.2 and up
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