Discovery Communications Launches Science and Tech News Site

Discovery Communications is deepening its investment in online content with the launch of science and technology new site DiscoveryNews. Discovery is also launching a companion iPhone app, which costs $0.99 on the App Store.

Discovery News was previously a feature within Discovery Channel’s website. The standalone site will which focus on a variety of news relating in the Earth, Space, Tech, Animals, Dinosaurs, Archaeology, Human and History categories. The platform will include breaking news as well as in-depth features on sci-tech topics. The site will also feature regular contributions from, which Discovery acquired in 2007. Discovery previously acquired environmentally focused blog

A few months ago, Discovery Communications released a Discovery Channel app which includes video content, quizzes, photo galleries, programming schedules and updates from Discovery News.