CBC Digital Archives

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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Seasonal Stories from Fireside Al

Seasonal Stories from Fireside...

During his time as co-host for CBC Radio's As It Happens, Al Maitland became known affectionately as Fireside Al and Fro...

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On This Day

1941: Japanese attack Canadian troops in Hong Kong

1941: Japanese attack Canadian troops in Hong...

Outnumbered and outgunned, Canadian soldiers are overwhelmed in their first major battle of the Second World W...

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?