The Psychopath Next Door

The Psychopath Next Door

Saturday, March 26, 2016 at 2 PM

Most of us think of the psychopath as a serial killer, but most are not physically violent criminals and they live among us, undetected. Charming, manipulative and ruthless, these are the “snakes in suits” who don’t rob the bank, but instead become a director of it.

Deluged by Data

Deluged by Data

Saturday, March 12, 2016 at 2 PM

For better or worse, we’re bombarded with information in today’s digital age. Is this flood of data a blessing or a curse? A new way to understand our lives – or just a way to miss out on living them? Can we learn to control our data, before it controls us?

Vietnam: Canada’s Shadow War

Vietnam: Canada’s Shadow War

Saturday, January 16, 2016 at 2 PM

On the 40th anniversary of the fall of Saigon, we look at Canada's role in America's war in Vietnam and how this country was changed by the experience.

The Mystery of the Bell

The Mystery of the Bell

Saturday, January 2, 2016 at 2 PM

From Ontario to Alberta, we follow a trail of clues through four generations of suspects in the search for one of the most sought after objects in Canadian history.

Angry Kids & Stressed Out Parents

Angry Kids & Stressed Out Parents

Saturday, January 2, 2016 at 2 PM

What if we could cure most of society’s problems by investing in kids under the age of 6? Angry Kids & Stressed Out Parents proves it can be done.

Weather Gone Wild

Weather Gone Wild

Saturday, December 26, 2015 at 2 PM

Summer snowstorms. Disastrous flooding. Devastating wind and ice storms. Rampaging wildfires. Ruinous drought. Our weather has taken a turn for the extreme. And it’s going to get worse. As intense and unpredictable weather becomes the new normal, how can we adapt and survive?

Life Below Zero

Life Below Zero

Saturday, October 17, 2015 at 2 PM

We shatter the postcard image of Canada as a nation of hearty winter warriors, and explore how we can regain our winter edge.

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

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.

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