Nov 29, 2013 | 8:18Day 6 CSEC's Spy Palace Audio
Day 6 CSEC's Spy Palace Nov 29, 2013 | 8:18As CSEC remains silent on G20 spying allegations, it's making a loud statement in Ottawa, where it's erecting a billion-dollar spy palace. Why would a spy agency want to move into such a conspicuous spot? Reporter Ian MacLeod shares his ideas on Day 6.
Nov 29, 2013 | 8:45Day 6 James Fallon: family man and psychopath Audio
Day 6 James Fallon: family man and psychopath Nov 29, 2013 | 8:45Imagine studying psychopaths, then discovering that you are one. Brent talks to neuroscientist Dr. James Fallon about unintentionally discovering that he has the brain of a psychopath, and his new book, "The Psychopath Inside."
Nov 29, 2013 | 8:53Day 6 Disruptors series: Killer Robots Audio
Day 6 Disruptors series: Killer Robots Nov 29, 2013 | 8:53We continue The Disruptor's with Phil Coker who's helping develop weaponized robots. While killer robots can save lives on the battlefield, they can also distance soldiers from the act of killing. Coker talks to Day 6 about this controversial subject.
Nov 29, 2013 | 7:12Day 6 Is it time to do away with political polling? Audio
Day 6 Is it time to do away with political polling? Nov 29, 2013 | 7:12The polls projected very different results for this week's by-election, leading some to question Canada's polling industry. Lorne Bozinoff, president and co-founder of Forum Research talks to Day 6 about what went wrong and the polling process itself.
Nov 1, 2013 | 9:24Day 6 Calgary school axes honour roll Audio
Day 6 Calgary school axes honour roll Nov 1, 2013 | 9:24Some parents in Calgary aren't very happy with a local school's decision to get rid of things like the honour roll. The school cites the work of controversial author and Day 6 guest Alfie Kohn on why rewards can hinder rather than help learning.
Jan 26, 2013 | 6:55Day 6 Dawson Hacker Ahmed Al-Khabaz on Getting Expelled and Offered a Job Audio
Day 6 Dawson Hacker Ahmed Al-Khabaz on Getting Expelled and Offered a Job Jan 26, 2013 | 6:55Ahmed Al-Khabaz is a 20-year-old former computer science student who was expelled from Dawson College in Montreal. He discovered a gap in Dawson's online security that allowed access students' personal information, and reported it - but he landed in hot water when he ran a further software program checking for vulnerabilities. He's been expelled by Dawson, but offered a job and scholarship courtesy of security company SkyTech. Here's a link to Dawson's statement on the incident.
Nov 29, 2013 | 8:33Day 6 No Animals were Harmed Audio
Day 6 No Animals were Harmed Nov 29, 2013 | 8:33The Hollywood Reporter's Gary Baum revealed this week that animals were harmed in the making of popular films. Brent talks to Karen Rosa, the head of the American Humane Association's Film and TV Unit, who opposes the allegations made in that report.