Channels

On the Britannica Online Premium home page you will notice different channels that highlight relevant articles from the Encyclopaedia Britannica. There are seven channels, and each one displays new featured articles on a daily basis.

The History & Society, Arts & Entertainment, Travel & Geography, and Science & Technology channels provide numerous articles pertaining to these subject areas. Simply click on the desired channel to view the featured articles.

Featured Video, Britannica Blog, and Advocacy for Animals make up the three other channels. Featured Videos are selected by our editors and cover a wide range of topics.

The Britannica Blog covers a wide range of topics, such as science, history, and current events. Authors on the Britannica Blog are selected for their ability to think, write, enlighten, and entertain.

Advocacy for Animals is devoted to the discussion of animal abuse, animal rights, and animal welfare around the world. Encyclopaedia Britannica presents this site as a source of information, a call for action, and a stimulus to thought regarding humanity's relationship with the animals with whom we share our planet. We support worldwide efforts to ensure humane treatment of animals, develop our understanding of their nature, promote their survival, and protect and restore the environment.

The number of selected articles for each channel is displayed under the main image on the home page. Use the “Pause” button to stop a particular article and the “Play” button to resume the scrolling. To read any of the articles displayed in the channels, click on the preview window and you will be taken to the article page.

To browse more article selections related to a specific channel, click on the "More Editor’s Picks and Blog Posts" link at the bottom of the channels window. Additional featured selections pertaining to the channel you are on (excluding the Featured Video channel) will appear in the More Editor’s Picks and Blog Posts window below.