Eagles Next Door

Eagles Next Door

Thursday, February 4, 2016 at 8 PM

Bald Eagles have gone from the brink of extinction to record highs in fifty years - and landed right in our backyards.

The Great Human Odyssey: Journey’s End

The Great Human Odyssey: Journey’s End

Saturday, January 30, 2016 at 3 PM

Early humans eventually colonized Australia, the South Pacific and the Americas. But how did our ancestors master the oceans? Learn how new discoveries in ancient DNA research are changing our understanding of the earliest sea voyages, from Easter Island to the Bering Strait.

Call of the Baby Beluga

Call of the Baby Beluga

Thursday, January 28, 2016 at 8 PM

A journey through the amazing world of the endangered St. Lawrence beluga whales and the scientists who have worked for decades against long odds to help them.

Wasted

Wasted

Thursday, January 21, 2016 at 8 PM

Follow psychotherapist and alcoholic-in-recovery Mike Pond as he discovers the best new evidence-based addiction research and treatment.

The Great Human Odyssey: The Adaptable Ape

The Great Human Odyssey: The Adaptable Ape

Saturday, January 16, 2016 at 3 PM

How did we become our planet’s only global species, at home in every environment on Earth? Learn how our ancestors found a way through the deserts and out of Africa; explore the meeting of Neanderthals and humans; and discover how we survived the Ice Age.

Myth or Science 4: In the Eye of the Storm

Myth or Science 4: In the Eye of the Storm

Thursday, January 14, 2016 at 8 PM

Dr. Jennifer Gardy risks it all by stepping into the storm to put weather claims to the test to discover whether they’re myth or science.

Ocean Magic at Night

Ocean Magic at Night

Thursday, January 7, 2016 at 8 PM

Cameraman and marine biologist Rick Rosenthal captures for the first time on camera, Earth's biggest migration — the nightly movement of billions of animals from the ocean's depths to its surface and back.

The Great Human Odyssey: Rise of a Species

The Great Human Odyssey: Rise of a Species

Saturday, January 2, 2016 at 3 PM

Like other kinds of human who once shared our world, Homo sapiens should have died away. Discover how our species faced near-extinction in Africa, and then found a place to rebuild. Explore the birth of language and art at archeological excavations scientists are now calling “the cradle of the human mind”.

Jellyfish Rule!

Jellyfish Rule!

Saturday, December 26, 2015 at 3 PM

No brains, no backbone, no problem! 600 million years ago jellyfish ruled the oceans. Now these mysterious and magnificent creatures may be taking over the oceans once again. Only this time, they’re doing it with our help.

Manufacturing the Wild

Manufacturing the Wild

Thursday, November 26, 2015 at 8 PM

For generations, we've tried to preserve wilderness, and the amazing creatures that live there. But what if we could make new wilderness? Even new wild creatures? What if we could bring back the wild of the ancient past? A radical new movement called Rewilding aims to do just that.

Puffin Patrol

Puffin Patrol

Thursday, November 19, 2015 at 8 PM

Travel from Newfoundland’s rocky shores to Maine and Wales to meet the colourful and intriguing Atlantic puffin and learn what these intriguing little birds can teach us about the dangers facing our natural world.

Sonic Magic: The Wonder and Science of Sound

Sonic Magic: The Wonder and Science of Sound

Thursday, November 12, 2015 at 8 PM

Though our world is full of sound, we only notice the noise. Sound can thrill, delight, warn, and scare us. But there's much more to the story. Sound can cure the sick and make the blind see. Yes, it really can. Oh, and change the taste of food too. Sonic Magic indeed.

Giraffes: The Forgotten Giants

Giraffes: The Forgotten Giants

Thursday, November 5, 2015 at 8 PM

A look into the secret life of giraffes and how scientists are racing to understand them before they disappear.

It Takes Guts

It Takes Guts

Thursday, October 29, 2015 at 8 PM

Eat less, move more. That’s the simple solution to losing weight – or so we’ve been told. But what if there was another hidden reason behind our obesity epidemic? And what if we had the “guts” to actually do something about it?

The Curious Case of Vitamins and Me

The Curious Case of Vitamins and Me

Thursday, October 22, 2015 at 8 PM

Intrepid filmmaker and health-freak Bryce Sage travels from Washington, D.C. to San Francisco to find out why we really need vitamins and if we should be using supplements.

Safe Haven for Chimps

Safe Haven for Chimps

Saturday, October 17, 2015 at 3 PM

The touching story of how some very special chimpanzees find sanctuary and a new family when they are retired from a life in the lab.

Moose: A Year in the Life of a Twig Eater

Moose: A Year in the Life of a Twig Eater

Thursday, October 15, 2015 at 8 PM

Experience a calf’s first year of life as it grows up in Jasper National Park amid some of the most striking scenery on the planet.

When North Goes South

When North Goes South

Saturday, October 10, 2015 at 3 PM

The earth has two North poles, the geographic and the magnetic. The magnetic pole is always moving, but could it be about to flip? What will be the impact?

The Allergy Fix

The Allergy Fix

Thursday, October 8, 2015 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 — and can die from — them.

Suzuki Diaries

Suzuki Diaries

Saturday, October 3, 2015 at 3 PM

David Suzuki and his daughter Sarika head out on a road trip across Europe to see sustainability in action and meet the people who are working towards restoring the equilibrium between human needs and planetary limits.

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