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The First World War: Canada Remembers

The First World War: Canada Re...

They called it "The Great War" and "The War to End All Wars" - though of course it didn't. When hostilities erupted in E...

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Deadly Skies: Canada's Most Destructive Tornadoes

Deadly Skies: Canada's Most De...

A tornado is the stuff of nightmares. Amid heavy rain and hail, huge thunderclouds roll in and the skies turn greenish-b...

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Mercury Rising: The Poisoning of Grassy Narrows

Mercury Rising: The Poisoning ...

Between 1962 and 1970, natives in two northwest Ontario communities sat down to daily meals of poison. Their staple food...

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On This Day

1971: Bluenose II donated to Nova Scotia

1971: Bluenose II donated to Nova Scotia

The Bluenose II, replica of Canada's most famous schooner, is sold to the government of Nova Scotia for one do...

CBC Programs

Writers & Company: The Jane Austen panel

Writers & Company: The...

Three writers debate the merits of a new crop of film adaptations of t...

Great Interviews

Baseball star Jackie Robinson talks race relations

Baseball star Jackie R...

Former baseball player Jackie Robinson talks about his early days in M...

Guess Who?

Who is this youthful trio?

Who is this youthful t...

Do you know who these three boys are?