Vital Bonds

Vital Bonds

Saturday, September 16, 2017 at 3 PM

A fascinating journey inside the evolving science of transplants, where breakthrough discoveries are solving the organ crisis and transforming the future of medicine.

Manufacturing the Wild

Manufacturing the Wild

Sunday, September 3, 2017 at 3 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.

Pompeii’s People

Pompeii’s People

Sunday, September 3, 2017 at 8 PM

David Suzuki journeys to ancient Pompeii to learn how cutting edge technology is unveiling the city’s deepest secrets.

The Great Wild Indoors

The Great Wild Indoors

Sunday, August 27, 2017 at 8 PM

The hidden, wild world of insect life in our homes is revealed when a family lets a team of bug experts explore their home.

While You Were Sleeping

While You Were Sleeping

Saturday, August 26, 2017 at 7 PM

Dr. Jennifer Gardy takes an incredible journey deep into the mysterious world of sleep to discover the secrets that could change our lives

It Takes Guts

It Takes Guts

Saturday, August 26, 2017 at 3 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?

Think Like An Animal

Think Like An Animal

Sunday, August 20, 2017 at 8 PM

New research dispels old myths about animal intelligence.

The Cholesterol Question

The Cholesterol Question

Saturday, August 19, 2017 at 7 PM

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

Giraffes: The Forgotten Giants

Giraffes: The Forgotten Giants

Saturday, August 19, 2017 at 3 PM

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

Programmed to be Fat?

Programmed to be Fat?

Saturday, July 15, 2017 at 3 PM

New science links man-made chemicals to the global obesity epidemic. Man-made chemicals may be programming us to be fat - before we're even born.

Wasted

Wasted

Saturday, June 24, 2017 at 3 PM

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

Trapped in a Human Zoo

Trapped in a Human Zoo

Saturday, June 17, 2017 at 3 PM

A forgotten diary tells the story of Labrador Inuit trapped in the world of human zoos in Europe, in the 19th century. Now a new chapter is about to be written.

Safe Haven for Chimps

Safe Haven for Chimps

Sunday, June 11, 2017 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.

The Perfect Runner

The Perfect Runner

Saturday, November 12, 2016 at 3 PM

Did we run before we could think? As scientists discover that the first humans were endurance runners unparalleled on the Africa savannah, The Perfect Runner asks what today's runners can learn from our evolutionary past.

Smarty Plants: Uncovering the Secret World of Plant Behaviour

Smarty Plants: Uncovering the Secret World of Plant Behaviour

Sunday, June 4, 2017 at 3 PM

A luscious exploration of the natural world, Smarty Plants effortlessly integrates pioneering science with a light hearted look at how plants behave, revealing a world where plants are as busy, responsive and complex as we are.

The Nano Revolution: Will Nano Save the Planet?

The Nano Revolution: Will Nano Save the Planet?

Saturday, June 3, 2017 at 3 PM

The Earth's environment faces some great challenges, and it doesn't take much to realize there's no time to waste. Some scientists believe that nanotechnology may be the key to overcoming the biosphere's environmental problems. But are we creating a new kind of pollution?

The Nano Revolution: More than Human

The Nano Revolution: More than Human

Saturday, May 27, 2017 at 3 PM

Imagine a science that promises radical developments in cell re-generation, our ability to repair lost or damaged tissues. Imagine a science that could extend life, revolutionize medical practice. But, what new issues will we face?

The Nano Revolution: Welcome to Nano City

The Nano Revolution: Welcome to Nano City

Saturday, May 13, 2017 at 3 PM

We're at the beginning of a revolution that will harness the world of the infinitesimally small... the nano universe. But most of us will never notice its arrival because this technology is invisible.

The Beaver Whisperers

The Beaver Whisperers

Saturday, April 29, 2017 at 3 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.

Polar Bear: A Summer Odyssey

Polar Bear: A Summer Odyssey

Saturday, April 22, 2017 at 3 PM

The story a young polar bear's epic migration through the icy waters of Hudson Bay and his subsequent adventures on land.

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