before the walk

Before the Walk

An Inside Look

As Nik Wallenda prepares for his most dangerous LIVE wire walk yet on Sunday in Chicago, revisit his past jaw dropping stunts and hear from members of his family and crew. It's all less than 24 hours before Skyscraper Live - Sunday beginning 7 ET/4 PT.

Take the Walk Yourself: 360 Degree Views

Behind the Scenes: The Days Before the Walk

before the walk
loaded for bear

Loaded for Bear

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After the Skyscraper walk, don't miss a new episode of Alaska: The Last Frontier! Atz Lee and Jane venture out on a risky hunt for black bear, but instead come face to face with a massive grizzly.

How to Homestead: 5 Steps to Get Unstuck

Behind the Scenes: Life on the Homestead Photos

grab life by the globe
big, bad c-10 build

Big, Bad C-10 Build

Part II

The plan to build Gas Monkey's coolest show truck continues as Richard hopes to deliver a 1976 Chevy C-10 to the Cattle Baron's Ball. Meanwhile, Richard also tries to flip a '66 Continental and a '51 Caddy.

Aaron's 101: Learn from the Pro!

Photos: Chevy C-10 Pickup

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You Can Take the Walk Too!

You Can Take the Walk Too!

It's almost here: Nik Wallenda will walk from skyscraper to skyscraper over 600 feet above the streets of Chicago LIVE tomorrow night on Discovery. Are you brave enough to take the walk yourself?

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Nik Wallenda's Faith Play

Nik Wallenda's Faith

What does it take for Nik Wallenda to summon up the courage to complete these death-defying walks? A lot of faith. In this clip, Nik opens up about the strength of family and his faith.

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Chicago Reacts - To Nik’s Walk Play

Chicago Reacts - To Nik’s Walk

For Skyscraper Live, Nik vey carefully chose Chicago, the city that gave birth to the very first skyscraper. In this clip, hear from the people of Chicago on what they think about Nik's walk.

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Shark Week: The Best of Megalodon Play

Shark Week: The Best of Megalodon

Megalodon was a monster prehistoric shark that grew over 60 feet in length and fed on whales. But does this prehistoric shark still roam the oceans? If you believe Collin Drake's evidence in Megalodon: The New Evidence, he sure does.

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