Trapped in a Human Zoo
A forgotten diary tells the story of Labrador Inuit trapped in the world of human zoos in Europe, in the 19th century. Now a new chapter is about to be written.
Thursday, February 11 at 8 PM
David Attenborough’s Great Barrier Reef
When David Attenborough first visited the Great Barrier Reef almost sixty years ago it seemed to be an ancient and permanent structure, but now it faces its greatest challenge, the devastating impacts of human activity.
Sunday, February 14 at 7 PM ET
The Mad World of Donald Trump
British journalist Matt Frei enters the colourful world of presidential hopeful Donald Trump whose meteoric political rise comes amid one of the most controversial political campaigns America has ever seen.
Sunday, February 14 at 10 PM ET/PT
This Changes Everything
Seven powerful portraits of communities on the front lines of climate change inspired by author Naomi Klein's best-seller non-fiction book.
Thursday, February 18 at 8 PM

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