Broken Tail’s Last Journey

Broken Tail’s Last Journey

Sunday, December 7, 2014 at 2 PM

A personal quest to discover the truth behind the disappearance of a captivating tiger, one of the world's leading tiger cameramen, tracks the escape and subsequent wanderings of a male tiger, named Broken Tail, from Ranthambore National Park.

The Great Butterfly Hunt

The Great Butterfly Hunt

Thursday, December 4, 2014 at 8 PM

Canadian scientist Fred Urquhart unravels the mystery of the monarch's winter home.

Mini Monsters of Amazonia

Mini Monsters of Amazonia

Sunday, November 30, 2014 at 2 PM

A look at the astonishing and complex relationships of the "mini monsters", insects of the Membracidae family - treehoppers that live amid one of the richest ecosystems on the planet, one so mysterious most people don't even know that it exists.

Two of a Kind

Two of a Kind

Thursday, November 27, 2014 at 8 PM

Director Leora Eisen asks why her identical twin was diagnosed with leukemia and she wasn't. A look at how twins are solving medical mysteries as researchers examine the differences between them.

The Secret Life of Pigeons

The Secret Life of Pigeons

Thursday, November 20, 2014 at 8 PM

Over the centuries, we've relied on pigeons for everything from food, to vital communications to entertainment and to brain science. A look at these humble but amazing creatures in a new and beautiful light.

Chasing Snowflakes

Chasing Snowflakes

Thursday, November 13, 2014 at 8 PM

Scientists are unraveling the delicate mysteries of the snowflake. And what they’re learning is amazing.

Mysteries of the Animal Mind

Mysteries of the Animal Mind

Sunday, November 9, 2014 at 2 PM

Scientists explore the mysteries of animal consciousness and find growing evidence of compassion, cooperation, altruism, empathy, intelligence and communication in all sorts of different species.

Decoding Desire

Decoding Desire

Thursday, November 6, 2014 at 8 PM

From preening peacocks to promiscuous primates, what do animals reveal about our own sexual behaviour? Explore how sexual diversity and the experience of pleasure itself may be the key to species survival.

Arctic Meltdown: Adapting to Change

Arctic Meltdown: Adapting to Change

Sunday, November 2, 2014 at 2 PM

A look at two different Arctics - one that is the storybook land of ice, snow and polar bears and the other that is covered with petroleum plants and pipelines carrying fossil fuels.

Gone Sideways

Gone Sideways

Saturday, November 1, 2014 at 3 PM

A light-hearted look at serendipity in science, from life-saving cancer cures to the x-ray machine and the discovery of North America.

The Cholesterol Question

The Cholesterol Question

Thursday, October 30, 2014 at 8 PM

If high cholesterol equals heart attacks, why do half of the victims have “normal” levels?

Dreams of the Future

Dreams of the Future

Thursday, October 23, 2014 at 8 PM

Dr. Jennifer Gardy explores current scientific research that will impact us all in the future looking at everything from 3D printing body parts to driverless car and tree cloning.

Arctic Meltdown: The Arctic Passages

Arctic Meltdown: The Arctic Passages

Sunday, October 19, 2014 at 2 PM

Until recently, only a few ships braved travel through these ice-strewn waters. More and more ships cross these seas each year and with more traffic come higher risks.

Return of the Prairie Bandit

Return of the Prairie Bandit

Saturday, October 18, 2014 at 3 PM

The black-footed ferret, once the most endangered species in the world, is now being reintroduced back to Canada's prairie landscape.

Gorilla Doctors

Gorilla Doctors

Thursday, October 16, 2014 at 8 PM

A team of veterinarians provide extreme medical care to save the wild mountain gorillas of Africa from extinction.

Emperor’s Lost Harbour

Emperor’s Lost Harbour

Saturday, October 11, 2014 at 3 PM

In Istanbul, Turkey, workers building a railway tunnel make a remarkable discovery - an ancient harbour, buried and shrouded in mystery ...until now. Will archaeologists be able to uncover the treasures of the past before it is buried again?

NEW SEASON: Stonehenge Uncovered

NEW SEASON: Stonehenge Uncovered

Thursday, October 9, 2014 at 8 PM

The biggest archaeological survey ever conducted of the Stonehenge landscape finds new evidence of a lost civilization.

Code Breakers

Code Breakers

Saturday, October 4, 2014 at 3 PM

Who were the first peoples of North America? Anthropologist Niobe Thompson embarks on a voyage of scientific discovery, using the latest in DNA analysis techniques to unlock the secrets behind humanity's earliest appearance in the Americas.

A Dog’s Life

A Dog’s Life

Thursday, October 2, 2014 at 8 PM

An exploration of the senses, mind and behaviour of our four-legged friends.


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