Volunteers Unleashed

Volunteers Unleashed

Saturday, October 10, 2015 at 2 PM

Going overseas with good intentions does not guarantee good will be done. A look at 'voluntourism' — the fastest growing and most controversial travel sector.

Royals & Animals: Till Death Do Us Part

Royals & Animals: Till Death Do Us Part

Thursday, October 8, 2015 at 9 PM

Some they love to pet and pamper, others they love to shoot — the contradictory relationship between the British royals and animals.

The New Green Giants

The New Green Giants

Saturday, October 3, 2015 at 2 PM

Exposes the complex and controversial world of today's organic food industry.

Serving the Royals: Inside the Firm

Serving the Royals: Inside the Firm

Thursday, October 1, 2015 at 9 PM

Round the clock they toil, often thanklessly, to keep the monarchy humming. Stories of what the royal servants do and see behind palace doors.

A TV Renaissance

A TV Renaissance

Saturday, September 26, 2015 at 2 PM

In the online age, the death of television has been widely predicted. But guess what? TV is going through a renaissance, and Canadians at home and abroad are in the thick of it. From HBO to Netflix, TV has never been more popular.

Wild & Dangerous: The World of Exotic Pets

Wild & Dangerous: The World of Exotic Pets

Thursday, September 17, 2015 at 9 PM

A look into the relationships between people and their exotic pets, examining the issues that come with keeping undomesticated animals. Does love for a pet outweigh concern for public safety, endangered species and habitats at risk?

To The Rescue

To The Rescue

Saturday, August 29, 2015 at 2 PM

As more urban adventurers than ever before seek recreational thrills, search and rescue teams are pushed to the limit trying to save them. Doc Zone follows dramatic searches as they unfold, and finds a rescue system patched together with volunteers who risk their own lives to save others.

Transforming Gender

Transforming Gender

Thursday, August 27, 2015 at 9 PM

The era of transgender enfranchisement is upon us. Through personal stories we pull back the curtain on what it means to be — fundamentally and in your deepest core — in conflict with the gender you were assigned at birth.

Slaves to Habit

Slaves to Habit

Saturday, August 22, 2015 at 2 PM

Smoking, overeating, shopping, nail-biting — we all have a habit that we would like to get rid of, but where the brain is willing, the body is often weak. We take an in-depth look at habits and the new science on the interaction between brain chemistry and self-control.

Superstitious Minds

Superstitious Minds

Saturday, August 8, 2015 at 2 PM

We embrace our superstitions even though we live in the most scientifically advanced time in all of history. Is superstition the tonic we need to face a more frightening world?

8TH Fire: At the Crossroads

8TH Fire: At the Crossroads

Sunday, June 28, 2015 at 3 PM

How the Aboriginal community's feisty and self-confident youth; the "Seventh Generation" who are taking new pride in their heritage and pointing the way forward to a new relationship.

8TH Fire: Whose Land Is it Anyway?

8TH Fire: Whose Land Is it Anyway?

Sunday, June 28, 2015 at 2 PM

An evocative look at the role that land plays in the conflicted relationship with Aboriginal peoples and the rest of Canada.

How We Got Gay

How We Got Gay

Saturday, June 27, 2015 at 2 PM

HOW WE GOT GAY tells the incredible story of how gay men and women went from being the ultimate outsiders to occupying the halls of power.

8TH Fire: It’s Time

8TH Fire: It’s Time

Sunday, June 21, 2015 at 3 PM

Memorable people and stories from across the country illustrate why there's an economic, demographic and moral imperative to fix Canada's troubled 500-year relationship with Aboriginals.

8TH Fire; Indigenous in the City

8TH Fire; Indigenous in the City

Sunday, June 21, 2015 at 2 PM

Aboriginal Month. Meet the rich kaleidoscope of Aboriginal people who are fast joining the country's urban middle class and bringing their culture with them.

Dog Dazed

Dog Dazed

Saturday, June 6, 2015 at 2 PM

Dog Dazed explores the craziness, the conflicts and the potential solutions as humans work to integrate dogs into our urban life-style without driving them -- and our own species -- barking mad.

Boomer Revolution

Boomer Revolution

Saturday, May 30, 2015 at 2 PM

In the 60s, they changed the world. In their 60s, Baby Boomers just may do it again. The largest generation ever born is leading a massive shift in what it means to get old.

Mars & Venus Today

Mars & Venus Today

Saturday, May 23, 2015 at 2 PM

When Men are From Mars, Women are from Venus was first published in 1992, John Gray's self-help book landed on earth with a massive impact which still resonates today. But 20 years later, do Gray's conclusions about how men and women relate stand up to scrutiny?

Wind Rush

Wind Rush

Saturday, May 16, 2015 at 2 PM

In the rush to embrace wind power have we ignored the health consequences to those living among the wind farms?

Supervolcano: Yellowstone’s Fury

Supervolcano: Yellowstone’s Fury

Saturday, May 9, 2015 at 2 PM

There will be a very large-scale super volcanic eruption from Yellowstone National Park. The question is not if it will happen, but when.

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