Broken Tail’s Last Journey

Broken Tail’s Last Journey

Sunday, February 1, 2015 at 2 PM

A personal quest to discover the truth behind the disappearance of a captivating tiger, one of the world's leading tiger cameramen, tracks the escape and subsequent wanderings of a male tiger, named Broken Tail, from Ranthambore National Park.

The Mystery of the Monsoon

The Mystery of the Monsoon

Thursday, January 29, 2015 at 8 PM

A look at the vast seasonal weather system that permeates and unifies India, shaping the conditions of existence for its billion-plus inhabitants.

Arctic Meltdown: A Changing World

Arctic Meltdown: A Changing World

Sunday, January 25, 2015 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.

Trek of the Titans

Trek of the Titans

Thursday, January 22, 2015 at 8 PM

A rare look at the leatherback turtle as it migrates between the chilly waters off Eastern Canada and the sunny beaches of the Caribbean.

Arctic Meltdown: The Arctic Passages

Arctic Meltdown: The Arctic Passages

Sunday, January 18, 2015 at 2 PM

Until recently, only a few ships braved travel through these ice-strewn waters. More and more ships cross these seas each year and with more traffic come higher risks.

The Adventurers: The Lost People of the Baja

The Adventurers: The Lost People of the Baja

Saturday, January 17, 2015 at 3 PM

Canadian paleo-pathologist Eldon Molto is leading the search for clues of the mysterious Pericu people of Baja California, Mexico - a fierce, primitive tribe that disappeared over a century ago, after being exposed to European disease. They left virtually nothing behind but their bones.

The Lion in Your Living Room

The Lion in Your Living Room

Thursday, January 15, 2015 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.

Darwin’s Brave New World: Publish and Be Damned

Darwin’s Brave New World: Publish and Be Damned

Saturday, January 10, 2015 at 3 PM

The extraordinary and often harrowing story of Charles Darwin's 30-year struggle to piece together the mystifying puzzle he saw in nature, and publish his theory on the evolution of life on earth. Part 3

Myth or Science 3: You Are What You Eat

Myth or Science 3: You Are What You Eat

Thursday, January 8, 2015 at 8 PM

Jennifer Gardy takes an extraordinary scientific journey to put food claims to the test and discover if they’re science fact or science fiction.

When North Goes South

When North Goes South

Sunday, January 4, 2015 at 2 PM

The earth has two North poles, the geographic and the magnetic. The magnetic pole is always moving, but could it be about to flip? What will be the impact?

Darwin’s Brave New World: Evolutions

Darwin’s Brave New World: Evolutions

Saturday, January 3, 2015 at 3 PM

The extraordinary and often harrowing story of Charles Darwin's 30-year struggle to piece together the mystifying puzzle he saw in nature, and publish his theory on the evolution of life on earth. Part 2

Darwin’s Brave New World: Origins

Darwin’s Brave New World: Origins

Saturday, December 27, 2014 at 3 PM

The extraordinary and often harrowing story of Charles Darwin's 30-year struggle to piece together the mystifying puzzle he saw in nature, and publish his theory on the evolution of life on earth. Part 1

The Great Butterfly Hunt

The Great Butterfly Hunt

Thursday, December 4, 2014 at 8 PM

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

Mini Monsters of Amazonia

Mini Monsters of Amazonia

Sunday, November 30, 2014 at 2 PM

A look at the astonishing and complex relationships of the "mini monsters", insects of the Membracidae family - treehoppers that live amid one of the richest ecosystems on the planet, one so mysterious most people don't even know that it exists.

Two of a Kind

Two of a Kind

Thursday, November 27, 2014 at 8 PM

Director Leora Eisen asks why her identical twin was diagnosed with leukemia and she wasn't. A look at how twins are solving medical mysteries as researchers examine the differences between them.

The Secret Life of Pigeons

The Secret Life of Pigeons

Thursday, November 20, 2014 at 8 PM

Over the centuries, we've relied on pigeons for everything from food, to vital communications to entertainment and to brain science. A look at these humble but amazing creatures in a new and beautiful light.

Chasing Snowflakes

Chasing Snowflakes

Thursday, November 13, 2014 at 8 PM

Scientists are unraveling the delicate mysteries of the snowflake. And what they’re learning is amazing.

Mysteries of the Animal Mind

Mysteries of the Animal Mind

Sunday, November 9, 2014 at 2 PM

Scientists explore the mysteries of animal consciousness and find growing evidence of compassion, cooperation, altruism, empathy, intelligence and communication in all sorts of different species.

Decoding Desire

Decoding Desire

Thursday, November 6, 2014 at 8 PM

From preening peacocks to promiscuous primates, what do animals reveal about our own sexual behaviour? Explore how sexual diversity and the experience of pleasure itself may be the key to species survival.

Arctic Meltdown: Adapting to Change

Arctic Meltdown: Adapting to Change

Sunday, November 2, 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.


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