CuriosityStream is a subscription streaming service that offers 1,800+ documentaries and series on science, space, technology, nature, history, health, and more. The service was created by the Discovery Channel founder, John Hendricks, in 2015.
The streaming service includes both original and acquired content including those featuring Stephen Hawking, David Attenborough, Richard Dawkins, Peter Diamandis, and Richard Hammond.
The content is similar to the type of shows you may find on Discovery, The History Channel, Animal Planet, and The Science Channel.
CuriosityStream offers a two tiers: Standard for $2.99 per month ($20 per year) for HD streaming or Premium for $9.99 per month ($70 per year) for 4K streaming of 80+ shows. A small number of their episodes are available for free and presented by their sponsors.
CuriosityStream is compatible with Amazon Fire TV, Apple TV, Roku, Android TV, Android Phone/Tablet, iPhone/iPad, Web Browsers, Google Chromecast, and Xbox.
CuriosityStream has a wide variety of original documentaries and shows including the Emmy Award Winning — Stephen Hawking’s Favorite Places.
Other Series Include:
- David Attenborough’s Light on Earth
- Destination Mars
- Destination Pluto
- The Road to Singularity
- Digits (featuring Edward Snowden)
For U.S. subscribers, CuriosityStream has acquired a number of BBC productions including The Secret Life of Dogs, The Hawking Paradox, and Sex, Death, and the Meaning of Life with Richard Dawkins.
Other Series Include:
- Genius by Stephen Hawking
- Wild Weather with Richard Hammond
- The Nano Revolution
- Crusades, Viking, and the World of Stonehenge
As a subscriber, you can enable Kids Mode which will filter content inappropriate for young children. The settings will sync across all of your devices.
Kids Mode will filter explicit content, disturbing imagery, and explicit sexual content both in nature and in human interaction.
You will have to disable Kids Mode to start seeing all titles available on the service.
There is no restriction on concurrent devices. All members of your immediate family can stream different shows at the same time.
CuriosityStream recently lowered the price of their streaming service and added a single ad acknowledging their sponsors ahead of a streaming session.
However, there will be no ads during or after you starting viewing a series or documentary to disrupt your viewing experience.
CuriosityStream är kompatibel med följande enheter:
- Amazon Fire TV
- Apple TV (3rd Gen (AirPlay) / 4th Gen+)
- Android TV (4.1+)
- Android Phone/Tablet (4.0.3+)
- iPhone/iPad (iOS 7.0+)
- Web Browsers
- Google Chromecast
(Upp till 4K UHD)
De flesta videoströmmar är i 1080p HD. Vissa videoströmmar finns tillgängliga i 4K UHD.
De flesta videströmmar i 60 FPS.
Innehållet har stereoljud.
CuriosityStream har en okänd prestanda vid on-demand.