Mainstreet NS | Jul 9, 2013 | 13:06

Our oceans guy on rowing across the Atlantic

Boris Worm talks to Stephanie about what Mylene Paquette is likely to see rowing across the Atlantic, and how her trip would have been different a hundred or five-hundred years ago.

Now Playing on CBC Radio Help Refresh

Live audio streams for phones and tablets: Radio One and CBC Music (Radio 2, Radio 3 and more)

CBC Radio One

Listen Live Ottawa change

CBC Radio 2

Listen Live Eastern change

CBC Radio 3

Listen Live Radio 3
Mainstreet NS - Clowning is Down in NSFeb 19, 2014 | 9:24Mainstreet NS Clowning is Down in NS Audio
Mainstreet NS Clowning is Down in NS Feb 19, 2014 | 9:24Milo "T" Clown talks about why he's concerned about the future of clowning in Nova Scotia.
Mainstreet NS - Screentime rules at homeFeb 26, 2014 | 11:09Mainstreet NS Screentime rules at home Audio
Mainstreet NS Screentime rules at home Feb 26, 2014 | 11:09Stephanie talks with a local mom about the rules she's had to make around screen time for her kids. We also hear from her two boys, ages seven and nine, about how they see those rules.
Mainstreet NS - Saunders' thesis advisor talks about murdered studentFeb 28, 2014 | 13:06Mainstreet NS Saunders' thesis advisor talks about murdered student Audio
Mainstreet NS Saunders' thesis advisor talks about murdered student Feb 28, 2014 | 13:06Darryl Leroux was Loretta Saunders' thesis advisor at St. Mary's University.
Mainstreet NS - Planes makes "terrifying" storm landing in HalifaxMar 27, 2014 | 11:20Mainstreet NS Planes makes "terrifying" storm landing in Halifax Audio
Mainstreet NS Planes makes "terrifying" storm landing in Halifax Mar 27, 2014 | 11:20Craig Jackson and his wife were passengers aboard a flight that made three harrowing attempts to land in Halifax, during a storm that saw high winds and whiteout conditions. He describes the experience.
Mainstreet NS - Our oceans guy on the ocean of water inside the Earth's mantleMar 18, 2014 | 10:43Mainstreet NS Our oceans guy on the ocean of water inside the Earth's mantle Audio
Mainstreet NS Our oceans guy on the ocean of water inside the Earth's mantle Mar 18, 2014 | 10:43Minerals preserved in a diamond from Brazil contain evidence that there may be as much water trapped deep inside the Earth as there is in all the oceans. Boris Worm tells us more.
Mainstreet NS - Dal political scientist: Premier's comments "bizarre"Apr 3, 2014 | 16:51Mainstreet NS Dal political scientist: Premier's comments "bizarre" Audio
Mainstreet NS Dal political scientist: Premier's comments "bizarre" Apr 3, 2014 | 16:51Mainstreet's Bill Roach talks to Katherine Fierlbeck about Bill 37; then reaction to the illegal strike Tuesday.
Mainstreet NS - UK branding expert says he doesn't quite get new Halifax logoApr 17, 2014 | 13:03Mainstreet NS UK branding expert says he doesn't quite get new Halifax logo Audio
Mainstreet NS UK branding expert says he doesn't quite get new Halifax logo Apr 17, 2014 | 13:03Mainstreet's host Stephanie Domet talks to Jonathan Gabay about Halifax's new logo, and branding cities.
Mainstreet NS - Greenwood woman seriously injured skydivingApr 17, 2014 | 9:15Mainstreet NS Greenwood woman seriously injured skydiving Audio
Mainstreet NS Greenwood woman seriously injured skydiving Apr 17, 2014 | 9:15Kenzie Markey, who grew up in Greenwood, was seriously injured this month after a skydiving accident in Arizona. Mainstreet interviews with her father, Joe Markey.
Mainstreet NS - Classic Wax - Rankin Family's Fare Thee Well LoveApr 21, 2014 | 30:45Mainstreet NS Classic Wax - Rankin Family's Fare Thee Well Love Audio
Mainstreet NS Classic Wax - Rankin Family's Fare Thee Well Love Apr 21, 2014 | 30:45Mainstreet's Stephanie Domet listens to some of Fare Thee Well Love with Jimmy Rankin. More Classic Wax at cbc.ca/mainhfx
Mainstreet NS - Classic Wax - Rankin Family's Fare Thee Well LoveApr 21, 2014 | 28:44Mainstreet NS Classic Wax - Rankin Family's Fare Thee Well Love Audio
Mainstreet NS Classic Wax - Rankin Family's Fare Thee Well Love Apr 21, 2014 | 28:44Mainstreet's Stephanie Domet listens to some of Fare Thee Well Love with Jimmy Rankin. More Classic Wax at cbc.ca/mainhfx
Mainstreet NS - Mattress King Interview: Part 1Apr 30, 2014 | 15:09Mainstreet NS Mattress King Interview: Part 1 Audio
Mainstreet NS Mattress King Interview: Part 1 Apr 30, 2014 | 15:09Hear how SMU grad Chen Qing went from selling used mattresses from his apartment, to running a successful mattress and furniture showroom in Halifax.
Mainstreet NS - Life Rolls On MartiniqueMay 29, 2014 | 8:50Mainstreet NS Life Rolls On Martinique Audio
Mainstreet NS Life Rolls On Martinique May 29, 2014 | 8:50A program that uses surfing to empower people with mobility disabilities is coming to Canada for the first time. Hear why Nova Scotia is its only stop.
Mainstreet NS - Ken Hansen on what's wrong with military procurement (part 1)Jul 8, 2014 | 12:10Mainstreet NS Ken Hansen on what's wrong with military procurement (part 1) Audio
Mainstreet NS Ken Hansen on what's wrong with military procurement (part 1) Jul 8, 2014 | 12:10Whether DND sets out to buy submarines, ships, stealth fighters, or helicopters, there seems to be no end of controversy around military procurement. Ken Hansen tells host Stephanie Domet there's a common cause to a lot of the problems.
Mainstreet NS - Ken Hansen on the future of the world's navies (part 2)Jul 9, 2014 | 11:14Mainstreet NS Ken Hansen on the future of the world's navies (part 2) Audio
Mainstreet NS Ken Hansen on the future of the world's navies (part 2) Jul 9, 2014 | 11:14Whether DND needs ships, helicopters, or stealth fighters, the Treasury Board insists the lowest price is the law. That means buying in bulk to lower per unit costs, and trying to predict your needs decades into the future. Ken Hansen tells host Stephanie
Mainstreet NS - Valerie Alexander and Women in SportJul 10, 2014 | 8:40Mainstreet NS Valerie Alexander and Women in Sport Audio
Mainstreet NS Valerie Alexander and Women in Sport Jul 10, 2014 | 8:40US soccer forward Landon Donovan isn`t the country`s all-time leading scorer... that title`s held by a woman.

2 of 7