Dreams of the Future

Dreams of the Future

Friday, February 6, 2015 at 3 PM

Dr. Jennifer Gardy explores current scientific research that will impact us all in the future looking at everything from 3D printing body parts to driverless car and tree cloning.

The Mystery of the Monsoon

The Mystery of the Monsoon

Friday, January 30, 2015 at 3 PM

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

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.

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.

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.

Emperor’s Lost Harbour

Emperor’s Lost Harbour

Saturday, October 11, 2014 at 3 PM

In Istanbul, Turkey, workers building a railway tunnel make a remarkable discovery - an ancient harbour, buried and shrouded in mystery ...until now. Will archaeologists be able to uncover the treasures of the past before it is buried again?

Making Wild Canada

Making Wild Canada

Thursday, September 25, 2014 at 8 PM

Making the incredible Wild Canada series. Meet Jeff Turner, the series director, and see stories from the field.

Polar Bear: A Summer Odyssey

Polar Bear: A Summer Odyssey

Saturday, September 20, 2014 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.

Wild Canada: The Heartland

Wild Canada: The Heartland

Wednesday, September 17, 2014 at 8 PM

From the prairies to Canada's vast boreal forest that stretches almost from coast to coast, we reveal a huge wilderness of extremes that has been shaped over millennia by both humans and wildfires.

Wild Canada: The Wild West

Wild Canada: The Wild West

Tuesday, September 16, 2014 at 8 PM

Journey from the secret world of Canada's wettest and most biologically diverse landscape, the temperate rainforest to the snow-capped peaks of the Rocky Mountains.

Wild Canada: The Eternal Frontier

Wild Canada: The Eternal Frontier

Monday, September 15, 2014 at 8 PM

Go on an extraordinary journey from the spectacle of humpback whales feeding on capelin off Newfoundland to the world's largest intact temperate rainforest in British Columbia that is home to the rare 'white' black bear.

How To Be A Wild Elephant

How To Be A Wild Elephant

Thursday, September 11, 2014 at 8 PM

Orphan elephant Sities must learn how to be a wild elephant when she leaves the safety of a Kenyan sanctuary to begin her journey back to freedom.

Nuts About Squirrels

Nuts About Squirrels

Saturday, September 6, 2014 at 7 PM

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

Survival of the Fabulous

Survival of the Fabulous

Thursday, September 4, 2014 at 8 PM

Gay filmmaker Bryce Sage has had a big question on his mind ever since he came out of the closet-how is evolution compatible with the existence of gay men? Bryce sets out on a very personal journey to find out if scientists have come up with a definitive answer to this gay conundrum.

Meet the Coywolf

Meet the Coywolf

Sunday, August 31, 2014 at 2 PM

A remarkable new creature has slipped unnoticed into our cities. Part coyote, part wolf this new hybrid is both fascinating and baffling scientists. We share our parks, our streets even our backyards with these wild animals, but few of us have ever seen one. Meet your new neighbour.

Geologic Journey II: The Pacific Rim: Americas

Geologic Journey II: The Pacific Rim: Americas

Saturday, August 30, 2014 at 3 PM

As the exploration of the Pacific Rim continues, Prof. Nick Eyles will travel along the west coast of North America, in The Pacific Rim: The Americas. Following the shore, we'll travel from Alaska to California to Chile discovering how tectonic rhythms threaten the people living along the two continents' coastlines.

The Beetles are Coming

The Beetles are Coming

Saturday, August 23, 2014 at 7 PM

The great Northern Boreal Forest, one of the world's richest ecosystems and one of its greatest carbon sinks, is face to face with a grave threat - a plague of insects, each the size of a grain of rice.

Invasion of the Brain Snatchers

Invasion of the Brain Snatchers

Thursday, August 14, 2014 at 8 PM

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

Brain Magic: The Power of Placebo

Brain Magic: The Power of Placebo

Thursday, August 7, 2014 at 8 PM

Brain Magic: The Power of Placebos pulls back the curtains on the proof that placebos can have powerful – and real – effects on our mind and body.

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