Mysteries of the Animal Mind

Sunday, September 14, 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.

One Ocean: Mysteries of the Deep Sea

Saturday, September 13, 2014 at 3 PM

Starting in the deepest part of the ocean, take a secret and magical world of bizarre creatures and new discoveries deep beneath the surface.

How To Be A Wild Elephant

Thursday, September 11, 2014 at 8 PM

Orphan elephant Sities must learn how to be a wild elephant when she leaves the safety of a Kenyan sanctuary to begin her journey back to freedom.

Autism Enigma

Sunday, September 7, 2014 at 2 PM

Seventy per cent of kids with autism also have severe gastrointestinal symptoms. Could autism actually begin in the gut? An international group of scientists look for clues to this baffling disorder.

Nuts About Squirrels

Saturday, September 6, 2014 at 7 PM

Revealing the hidden world of the urban squirrel with help from robotic squirrels, GPS-tracked acorns and citizen scientists.

One Ocean: Birth of an Ocean

Saturday, September 6, 2014 at 3 PM

Explore the ocean's tumultuous history and how the ocean transformed the earth into the livable, blue planet it is today.

Survival of the Fabulous

Thursday, September 4, 2014 at 8 PM

Gay filmmaker Bryce Sage has had a big question on his mind ever since he came out of the closet-how is evolution compatible with the existence of gay men? Bryce sets out on a very personal journey to find out if scientists have come up with a definitive answer to this gay conundrum.

Meet the Coywolf

Sunday, August 31, 2014 at 2 PM

A remarkable new creature has slipped unnoticed into our cities. Part coyote, part wolf this new hybrid is both fascinating and baffling scientists. We share our parks, our streets even our backyards with these wild animals, but few of us have ever seen one. Meet your new neighbour.

The Beaver Whisperers

Saturday, August 30, 2014 at 7 PM

A growing number of scientists, conservationists and grass-roots environmentalists see the beaver as a much overlooked tool when it comes to reversing the disastrous effects of global warming and world-wide water shortages.

The Allergy Fix

Thursday, August 28, 2014 at 8 PM

Scientists are attacking food allergies in new and inventive ways, driven by the alarming increase in the number of people, particularly children, who suffer from them – and can die from them.

The Beetles are Coming

Saturday, August 23, 2014 at 7 PM

The great Northern Boreal Forest, one of the world's richest ecosystems and one of its greatest carbon sinks, is face to face with a grave threat - a plague of insects, each the size of a grain of rice.

Planet Hunters

Sunday, August 17, 2014 at 2 PM

Are we alone in the universe? Planet hunters are finding new planets far across our galaxy

Invasion of the Brain Snatchers

Thursday, August 14, 2014 at 8 PM

Parasites brainwashing their hosts -- it sounds like something straight out of science fiction. But this is no horror movie, this is a fascinating, new field of study. From zombie ants to a creature that may be influencing whole human cultures, INVASION OF THE BRAIN SNATCHERS isn't afraid to dive in

Brain Magic: The Power of Placebo

Thursday, August 7, 2014 at 8 PM

Brain Magic: The Power of Placebos pulls back the curtains on the proof that placebos can have powerful – and real – effects on our mind and body.

Where Am I?

Saturday, August 2, 2014 at 7 PM

Explore the skills we use to find our way around. Some of us seem to always know where we are, while others rarely do. What makes the difference?

Suzuki Diaries: Future City

Sunday, July 20, 2014 at 2 PM

In a new instalment of Suzuki Diaries, David and his daughter, Sarika, set out to discover whether some of Canada's biggest cities are ready for the challenges of the future.

Carpe Diem: A Fishy Tale

Saturday, July 19, 2014 at 7 PM

Asian Carp are here to stay - and within 100 km of invading the Great Lakes. Despite best efforts in shooting, electrocuting, poisoning and angling them, they multiply like rabbits. It makes them a substantial threat to fresh water eco-systems.

Untangling Alzheimer’s

Thursday, July 17, 2014 at 8 PM

David Suzuki has a very personal interest in the disease of Alzheimer's because his mother died of it. We join David on an intimate journey as he explores the newest breakthroughs in understanding this devastating disease as well as his own chances of contracting the cruel condition.

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