A Murder of Crows

A Murder of Crows

Sunday, April 19, 2015 at 2 PM

A rare and intimate glimpse into the inner life of one of the most intelligent, playful and mischievous species on the planet.

A Dog’s Life

A Dog’s Life

Sunday, April 12, 2015 at 7 PM

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

Aliens of the Deep Sea

Aliens of the Deep Sea

Sunday, April 12, 2015 at 2 PM

The octopus is a close cousin of the oyster and snail. And yet, even by human standards the multi-limbed creature is considered highly intelligent. From Spain to Vancouver Island to Capri, Italy, scientists are testing the brain-power of the mysterious and mythic octopus.

To Bee or Not to Bee

To Bee or Not to Bee

Saturday, April 11, 2015 at 3 PM

Could bees be an early warning sign of a larger problem with our ecology? Are they the canary in the coal mine for the health of planet earth?

Raccoon Nation

Raccoon Nation

Sunday, April 5, 2015 at 2 PM

Is your garbage can making raccoons smarter? Stunning footage shot in the deep, dark of night combines with groundbreaking research in this fascinating documentary to explore the remarkable ways that city life is changing raccoons.

One Ocean: Mysteries of the Deep Sea

One Ocean: Mysteries of the Deep Sea

Saturday, April 4, 2015 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.

Jellyfish Rule!

Jellyfish Rule!

Thursday, April 2, 2015 at 8 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.

Franklin’s Lost Ships

Franklin’s Lost Ships

Thursday, April 9, 2015 at 8 PM

Last summer, 170 years after it left England, one of Sir John Franklin’s lost ships, HMS Erebus, was found in the Canadian Arctic. Our cameras were on board to witness this extraordinary underwater

Spirit Bear Family

Spirit Bear Family

Thursday, March 26, 2015 at 8 PM

Canada’s top nature documentarians spend a season with the fabled Spirit Bear of BC’s Great Bear Rainforest, capturing a mother spirit bear and her cubs.

SongbirdSOS

SongbirdSOS

Thursday, March 19, 2015 at 8 PM

'It seems inconceivable that we have lost almost half the songbirds that filled our skies only 40 years ago. SongbirdSOS takes a journey with the birds to discover why this is happening and what we can do about it.

Babies: Born to be Good?

Babies: Born to be Good?

Saturday, March 14, 2015 at 3 PM

A lively look at the moral trajectory of children from the first months of life onward. Blending scientific research and scenes of children in their own environments, we explore the question: where does our moral compass come from?

Safe Haven for Chimps

Safe Haven for Chimps

Thursday, March 12, 2015 at 8 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 Antibiotic Hunters

The Antibiotic Hunters

Thursday, March 5, 2015 at 8 PM

Increasing resistance to antibiotics has been called “the most pressing global health problem of our time”. A new documentary travels to an ocean reef, a rainforest canopy, a frigid cave and even the mouth of a giant lizard – all in the urgent search for new antibiotics.

The Norse: An Arctic Mystery

The Norse: An Arctic Mystery

Saturday, February 28, 2015 at 3 PM

A new documentary film reveals an archeological site that proves Europeans made contact with Native North Americans centuries before the arrival of Christopher Columbus.

The Great Human Odyssey: Journey’s End

The Great Human Odyssey: Journey’s End

Thursday, February 26, 2015 at 8 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.

Suzuki Diaries: Future City

Suzuki Diaries: Future City

Sunday, February 22, 2015 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.

The Great Human Odyssey: The Adaptable Ape

The Great Human Odyssey: The Adaptable Ape

Thursday, February 19, 2015 at 8 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.

The Great Human Odyssey: Rise of a Species

The Great Human Odyssey: Rise of a Species

Thursday, February 12, 2015 at 8 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”.

Suzuki Diaries

Suzuki Diaries

Sunday, February 8, 2015 at 2 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.

Surviving :) The Teenage Brain

Surviving :) The Teenage Brain

Saturday, February 7, 2015 at 3 PM

A look at the science deep within the teenage brain and a celebration of evolution's masterpiece - the years that bring us judgment, adaptation and innovation. In short the years that make us human.


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