The Kingdom: How Fungi Made Our World
The evolutionary story of how fungi shaped all terrestrial life — including us.
Sunday, April 15 at 8 PM
Fungi Paved The Way For Mammals To Evolve In The Aftermath Of A Deadly Asteroid Strike
Protected by their high temperatures mammals thrived in a fungi dominated world.
Six Things Poop Can Do For Us
Most of us really try to avoid thinking about poop. Maybe we shouldn’t.
Canada’s Most Iconic Wildlife Species in 360
We decided to place 360 cameras amidst all the action to capture the sights of real Canadian nature.

Recent New Episodes

Myth or Science: The Power of Poo

Myth or Science: The Power of Poo

Jennifer Gardy lifts the lid on poop to discover if it’s myth or science that we’re flushing a valuable resource down the toilet. Watch Full Episode

The Science of Magic

The Science of Magic

Explore why magic is a unique tool for gaining new insights into human cognition, neurobiology, and behaviour. Watch Full Episode

Champions vs Legends

Champions vs Legends

Sports scientist challenges top winter athletes to compete in vintage gear against legends of the past. Watch Full Episode

Behind the Lens Blog

6 Totally Adorable Baby Animals from The Nature of Things

6 Totally Adorable Baby Animals from The Nature of Things

Need a little pick-me-up? Let these cute baby puffins, foxes and beluga whales put a smile on your face.

Spring Sexytime in the Canadian Wilderness

Spring Sexytime in the Canadian Wilderness

As the weather becomes more hospitable, members of the animal kingdom return from their winter hideouts, and they’re on the hunt for appealing hook-ups.

Five Ways Climate Change Is Already Affecting Canada

Five Ways Climate Change Is Already Affecting Canada

More fire and less food, The Nature of Things has told stories of how climate change is affecting all of us.

Drones Help Tell New Stories From Above

Drones Help Tell New Stories From Above

Cameramen and scientists are picking up the latest tech fad to tell better stories and make new discoveries

When to Watch

CBC Television
Sundays 8 p.m.
Saturdays 3 p.m.
CBC News Network
Saturdays 7 p.m. ET
Sundays at 4 a.m. ET
Sundays at 6 p.m. ET

The Wild Canadian Year

Wild Canadian Year


Visit our website to watch the series online, discover extra behind-the-scenes stories and view Canada's nature scenes in 360. Visit Wild Canadian Year