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Holiday Treats

Holiday Treats

Tired of the holiday hustle and bustle? Pour yourself a cup of eggnog, pull a chair up to the warm glow of the computer ...

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Cold War Culture: The Nuclear Fear of the 1950s and 1960s

Cold War Culture: The Nuclear ...

With superpowers in the east and west testing powerful new weapons, the Canadian race for self-preservation took off in ...

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Supersized Sights of Canada

Supersized Sights of Canada

A giant hockey stick. A big nickel. An historic covered bridge. A history-changing oil well. People pass by these attrac...

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On This Day

1961: Transatlantic phone cable officially opened

1961: Transatlantic phone cable officially op...

Prime Minister John Diefenbaker in Ottawa speaks by telephone to Queen Elizabeth II at Buckingham Palace.

CBC Programs

Marketplace: Christmas tree ornament shock hazard

Marketplace: Christmas...

A Christmas tree ornament is a shock hazard; shopping for Super-8 came...

Great Interviews

Fidel Castro: after the revolution

Fidel Castro: after th...

Fidel Castro discusses revolution, freedom from dictatorship and his p...

Guess Who?

Who is this youthful trio?

Who is this youthful t...

Do you know who these three boys are?