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.

The American Tiger

The American Tiger

Saturday, March 25, 2017 at 3 PM

Most tigers today are privately owned - experts estimate that the number of tigers living in the United States is nearly double of those in the wild. What's life like for the American tiger?

Fox Tales

Fox Tales

Thursday, March 23, 2017 at 8 PM

Bold and beautiful, the red fox can change its behaviour to make a home from deep in cities to far out on the Arctic tundra.

White Wolves: Ghosts of the Arctic

White Wolves: Ghosts of the Arctic

Thursday, March 9, 2017 at 8 PM

A family of arctic wolves struggles to raise their pups in the harsh and unforgiving landscape of Canada’s far north.

Moose: A Year in the Life of a Twig Eater

Moose: A Year in the Life of a Twig Eater

Sunday, March 5, 2017 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.

Dad and the Dandelions

Dad and the Dandelions

Thursday, March 2, 2017 at 8 PM

A filmmaker tries to unlock the mystery behind his father's cancer. Is there a connection to golf's manicured perfection?

The Lion in Your Living Room

The Lion in Your Living Room

Sunday, February 26, 2017 at 8 PM

Would you invite a wild animal into your living room? There may be one eyeing you with inscrutable golden eyes right now. A look at house cats as they’ve never been seen before.

Cracking Cancer

Cracking Cancer

Thursday, February 23, 2017 at 8 PM

Elation and despair as cancer patients pin hopes on an experimental trial.

PTSD: Beyond Trauma

PTSD: Beyond Trauma

Thursday, January 19, 2017 at 8 PM

Most people experience trauma at least once. For many, the memories fade with time. But for some, they make it impossible to move beyond trauma.

Zapped: the buzz about mosquitoes

Zapped: the buzz about mosquitoes

Saturday, January 14, 2017 at 3 PM

The story of our ongoing struggle to conquer a little insect that is both delicate and deadly.

The Secret Life of Owls

The Secret Life of Owls

Sunday, September 17, 2017 at 8 PM

A unique window into the mysterious world of the Great Horned Owl, taking us across North America to meet passionate owl experts, volunteers, scientists and the owls they love.

Nuts About Squirrels

Nuts About Squirrels

Sunday, January 8, 2017 at 2 PM

Revealing the hidden world of the urban squirrel with help from robotic squirrels, GPS-tracked acorns and citizen scientists.

The Curious Case of Vitamins and Me

The Curious Case of Vitamins and Me

Thursday, January 5, 2017 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.

The Man Who Tweeted Earth

The Man Who Tweeted Earth

Saturday, December 31, 2016 at 3 PM

Through pictures, music and poetry, Canadian Commander Chris Hadfield brings us a view of earth from space that we’ve never seen before.

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