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.

The Brain’s Way of Healing

The Brain’s Way of Healing

Saturday, February 4, 2017 at 5 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.

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.

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.

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?

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

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.

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?

Wild Canadian Year

Wild Canadian Year


Visit our website to watch the series online, discover extra behind-the-scenes stories and view Canada's nature scenes in 360. Visit Wild Canadian Year

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