We’re all doing our part in slowing down the spread of COVID-19 by staying home. If you want to make sense of the pandemic that’s sweeping the world, Discovery Channel (Singtel TV Ch 202) has two documentaries that might enlighten you on the subject. Scroll to the bottom to learn find out how you can watch these shows for free.
COVID-19: Battling the Devil
Premieres: Apr 5 (Sun), 9pm
What is it about? The events leading up to and during the lockdown of Wuhan, the Chinese city at the epicenter of the COVID-19 pandemic, as told by the frontline fighters. What can the rest of the world learn from this massive lockdown about the containing the fast-spreading coronavirus?
Premieres: Apr 26 (Sun), 9pm
What is it about? A look at how governments around the world are tackling the COVID-19 crisis and testing and treating the patients. The one-hour special also traces the outbreak in the US to Patient Zero in Seattle and how the situation escalated from there.
Discovery is one of the many free channels offered by Singtel TV via its streaming app CAST, from Apr 1 to June 30. You can access over 45,000 hours of content.
To watch on your desktop, log in with your CAST account at cast.sg. To watch on your mobile device, open the CAST app and log in with your CAST account. Then just click on any channel under “Free Live TV” and you’re good to go.