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CuriosityStream Strengthens Distribution Lineup with Launch on Sling TV

Several Deals Position CuriosityStream to Reach Millions of New Fans to Start Off 2018

SILVER SPRING, Md., Dec. 7, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- CuriosityStream, home to world-class original documentary features and series exploring science, space, technology, history, nature, health and more, is now available on Sling TV, the leading live and on-demand streaming television service.

CuriosityStream expands its reach with new distribution partners including Sling TV, Layer3 TV, VRV, and more.

CuriosityStream may be purchased as a premium add-on channel with select services, and its 1,500 titles will be available in Sling TV's on-demand library of more than 50,000 programs across all services.

Starting today, subscribers of "Sling Orange," "Sling Blue," and Sling TV's Spanish-language and International services have access to CuriosityStream's most popular and binge-worthy shows including the Emmy® award-winning Stephen Hawking's Favorite Places, David Attenborough's Light On Earth, Deep Time History and The Celts: Blood, Iron & Sacrifice.

Created by the founder of Discovery Channel, John Hendricks, CuriosityStream's immersive experiences entertain and inspire, featuring world-renowned experts, stunning visuals and unrivaled storytelling. CuriosityStream fills a void in a crowded media landscape for viewers searching for a trusted source of engaging shows, whether you want to explore Mars, travel back in time to when dinosaurs ruled the Earth, or discover the secrets behind the science of nutrition.

"We couldn't be more thrilled to launch on Sling TV, America's first live and on-demand television streaming service," said Clint Stinchcomb, CuriosityStream's Chief Distribution Officer. "Sling TV's elegant, user-friendly platform makes subscribing to CuriosityStream extraordinarily simple, and gives viewers the ultimate power in on-demand viewing."

Sling Orange subscribers and Sling Blue subscribers have access to a free preview of CuriosityStream already in their channel guide until Dec. 13, 2017. CuriosityStream on Sling TV is being offered as a standalone channel with eligible services for $6 per month. Sling subscribers can add CuriosityStream to their lineup by updating their account preferences at Sling.com. Once purchased, subscribers will see CuriosityStream appear in the channel guide.

About CuriosityStream

Launched by Discovery Communications founder and media visionary John Hendricks, CuriosityStream is the award-winning streaming and on-demand destination where viewers can journey through our world and beyond. Our immersive experiences feature experts from Stephen Hawking and David Attenborough to Veritasium's Derek Muller, stunning visuals, and unrivaled storytelling to demystify science, history, technology, nature, health, and more. With over 1,700 features and series, including exclusive originals, CuriosityStream is available in over 190 countries to watch on TV, desktop, mobile and tablets. Find us on the web and via Roku, Apple TV, Xbox One, Amazon Fire TV and Google Chromecast, iOS and Android, as well as Amazon Channels, Sling TV, VRV, Comcast Xfinity On Demand, Layer3 TV and the Sony, LG and Samsung smart TV platforms.

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