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.

Ticked Off: The Mystery of Lyme Disease

Thursday, July 10, 2014 at 8 PM

Lyme disease, a mysterious tick-borne illness, has become one of the fastest-spreading vector borne diseases in North America. Explore how climate change has hastened the spread this devastating disease, one that is often misdiagnosed and mistreated, and is mired in media controversy.

The Great Butterfly Hunt

Thursday, July 3, 2014 at 8 PM

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

MS Wars: Hope, Science and the Internet

Saturday, June 28, 2014 at 7 PM

Multiple sclerosis patients use social media to engage in an unprecedented battle with the Canadian medical establishment for access to a controversial treatment.

Arctic Meltdown: A Changing World

Sunday, June 8, 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.

Lights Out!

Thursday, June 5, 2014 at 8 PM

Our planet is lit up 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. We're addicted to light and we just can't get enough of it. But like anything else that's addictive, could too much be a bad thing?

American Savannah: The Perfect Lawn

Sunday, June 1, 2014 at 2 PM

Our lawns are one of our simplest pleasures. Grass is a luxury that represents relaxation, freedom, time off and of course, time away from the world of tarmac and concrete. A wild and quirky ride into the world of one of America's longest-standing obsessions, the perfect lawn.

Save My Lake

Sunday, May 18, 2014 at 2 PM

Is it too late to save one of the largest freshwater lakes in the world?

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