The Wild Canadian Year

The Wild Canadian Year

From the creators of WILD CANADA, preview a new five-part series, which will follow Canada’s extraordinary wildlife through four distinct seasons.

I Got Rhythm: The Science of Song

I Got Rhythm: The Science of Song

Thursday, December 1, 2016 at 8 PM

Scientists and musicians explore the many ways that music profoundly affects the human body, the brain and human emotions.

Think Like An Animal

Think Like An Animal

Thursday, November 24, 2016 at 8 PM

New research dispels old myths about animal intelligence.

Babies: Born to be Good?

Babies: Born to be Good?

Saturday, November 19, 2016 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?

Vital Bonds

Vital Bonds

Thursday, November 17, 2016 at 8 PM

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

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.

Programmed to be Fat?

Programmed to be Fat?

Saturday, November 5, 2016 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.

Destination: Mars

Destination: Mars

Thursday, November 3, 2016 at 8 PM

Scientists, dreamers and billionaires are rushing to put humans on the red planet. Not just in the future, but now. Will Mars be our new home? The journey has begun.

Invasion of the Brain Snatchers

Invasion of the Brain Snatchers

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

Raccoon Nation

Raccoon Nation

Saturday, October 29, 2016 at 3 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.

The Brain’s Way of Healing

The Brain’s Way of Healing

Thursday, October 27, 2016 at 8 PM

The brain can not only change itself, but it can also heal itself in ways we never thought were possible. Dr. Norman Doidge looks at how energy — light, sound, electricity and motion — awaken the brain's own capacity to heal.

MS Wars: Hope, Science and the Internet

MS Wars: Hope, Science and the Internet

Saturday, October 22, 2016 at 3 PM

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

Running on Empty

Running on Empty

Thursday, October 20, 2016 at 8 PM

Forget Disneyland, Silicon Valley and Hollywood. Visit a California desperate after five years of withering drought.

The Kung Fu Meerkats

The Kung Fu Meerkats

Saturday, October 15, 2016 at 3 PM

A close-up look at a family of meerkats faced with surviving some of Africa's toughest drought conditions in the Kalahari desert.

Conversations with Dolphins

Conversations with Dolphins

Thursday, October 13, 2016 at 8 PM

What kind of intelligence is behind dolphin communication, and will humans one day be able to have a conversation with them?

The Autism Enigma

The Autism Enigma

Saturday, October 8, 2016 at 3 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 looks for clues to this baffling disorder.

Pompeii’s People

Pompeii’s People

Thursday, October 6, 2016 at 8 PM

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

Waking the Green Tiger

Waking the Green Tiger

Saturday, October 1, 2016 at 3 PM

By declaring that nature must be conquered in the name of progress, ChairmanMao ushered in an era of environmental degradation for China. Now, passionateactivists strive to preserve their natural wonders, educate their compatriots andencourage public debate. A look at the brave souls at the forefront of China's new revolution.

Moose: A Year in the Life of a Twig Eater

Moose: A Year in the Life of a Twig Eater

Thursday, September 15, 2016 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.

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