Day 6 | Jan 10, 2014 | 7:09

Survivorman shares his sub zero survival tips

Having camped in the freezing temperatures of the Arctic Les Stroud, also known as Survivorman, knows a few tricks that can help us deal with the recent cold that has engulfed our country. In a conversation with Brent, he shared some of his survival tips.

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Day 6 - Making sense of Canada's tumultuous year: the Parliament shootings and moreDec 24, 2014 | 14:24Day 6 Making sense of Canada's tumultuous year: the Parliament shootings and more Audio
Day 6 Making sense of Canada's tumultuous year: the Parliament shootings and more Dec 24, 2014 | 14:242014 was a difficult year in news for Canada. But did this year change how we see ourselves as Canadians? Brent puts those questions to author and philosopher John Ralston Saul, and to author and Macleans political editor Paul Wells.
Day 6 - Pam Palmater on Idle No MoreJan 5, 2013 | 8:19Day 6 Pam Palmater on Idle No More Audio
Day 6 Pam Palmater on Idle No More Jan 5, 2013 | 8:19The Idle No More movement began in the fall as a series of emails between four Saskatchewan women opposed to the omnibus budget bill known as Bill C-45. That bill is now a law - it was passed in mid-December. But that hasn't stopped the movement. The protests are no longer just about Bill C-45, but also funding cuts to First Nations people in Canada and other pieces of federal legislation that native groups believe trample on their treaty rights. Pam Palmater is a spokesperson for the Idle No More movement.
Day 6 - Day 6 Encore: Ralph Steadman on Hunter S. Thompson and "For No Good Reason"Jul 11, 2014 | 13:42Day 6 Day 6 Encore: Ralph Steadman on Hunter S. Thompson and "For No Good Reason" Audio
Day 6 Day 6 Encore: Ralph Steadman on Hunter S. Thompson and "For No Good Reason" Jul 11, 2014 | 13:42Earlier this year Brent spoke with Ralph Steadman, the artist who translated the late gonzo journalist Hunter S. Thompson's words into surreal visuals.
Day 6 - Franklin Expedition: Why native oral history was right all alongSep 12, 2014 | 8:29Day 6 Franklin Expedition: Why native oral history was right all along Audio
Day 6 Franklin Expedition: Why native oral history was right all along Sep 12, 2014 | 8:29The discovery of the Franklin expedition ship in the arctic has been hailed as a validation of Inuit oral history. But what exactly did that oral history say? Brent asks David Woodman, author of Unravelling the Franklin Mystery: Inuit Testimony.
Day 6 - New book reveals twisted originals of Brothers Grimm fairy talesNov 21, 2014 | 7:30Day 6 New book reveals twisted originals of Brothers Grimm fairy tales Audio
Day 6 New book reveals twisted originals of Brothers Grimm fairy tales Nov 21, 2014 | 7:30Editor Jack Zipes discusses some of the more gruesome stories from "The Complete First Edition of The Original Folk and Fairy Tales of The Brothers Grimm."
Day 6 - The man who can hear WiFiDec 5, 2014 | 6:55Day 6 The man who can hear WiFi Audio
Day 6 The man who can hear WiFi Dec 5, 2014 | 6:55Frank Swain hacked his iPhone and connected it to his hearing aid so he can hear WiFi signals. Freelance journalist Lily Ames takes a walk with him in the streets of London to find out what wireless networks sound like and why he's so intrigued by them.
Day 6 - Episode 211: No Limit Segregation, Phoney Online Science, U.S. Military and Torture and moreDec 12, 2014 | 54:00Day 6 Episode 211: No Limit Segregation, Phoney Online Science, U.S. Military and Torture and more Audio
Day 6 Episode 211: No Limit Segregation, Phoney Online Science, U.S. Military and Torture and more Dec 12, 2014 | 54:00CSC continues unlimited segregation of prisoners | Guantanamo guard says U.S. military complicit in torture |Six giant court battles in bringing Tolkien to the screen |Aboriginal rock rediscovered |Maggie Simpson and Edna Krabapple's scientific paper
Day 6 - Joe Sacco on Journalism and War Reportage ComicsJun 29, 2012 | 10:57Day 6 Joe Sacco on Journalism and War Reportage Comics Audio
Day 6 Joe Sacco on Journalism and War Reportage Comics Jun 29, 2012 | 10:57Joe Sacco is a pioneer of the genre of war reportage comics. He joins Brent Bambury for a chat about his new collection "Journalism".
Day 6 - New Mafia Kingpins - The 'NdranghetaOct 6, 2012 | 11:25Day 6 New Mafia Kingpins - The 'Ndrangheta Audio
Day 6 New Mafia Kingpins - The 'Ndrangheta Oct 6, 2012 | 11:25xplosive allegations of organized crime's power in Quebec dominated the headlines again this week. So far at the at The Charbonneau inquiry we've been hearing a lot about the Cosa Nostra group which has strong ties to Sicily. But now another name is emerging -- The 'Ndrangheta. And their power base is in Calabria, the toe of Italy's boot. The organized crime group dominates in Europe and now we're learning just how much power and pull they have in Ontario. We'll dig deeper with mob watcher Antonio Nicaso and former RCMP chief superintendent Ben Soave.
Day 6 - Contrarian Investing: Why does Prem Watsa see profit Blackberry?Sep 27, 2013 | 6:59Day 6 Contrarian Investing: Why does Prem Watsa see profit Blackberry? Audio
Day 6 Contrarian Investing: Why does Prem Watsa see profit Blackberry? Sep 27, 2013 | 6:59Behavioural finance expert Hersh Shefrin explains why Prem Watsa is investing in BlackBerry, despite its financial struggles.
Day 6 - How David Sedaris' fans helped him cope with a family tragedyJun 13, 2014 | 14:15Day 6 How David Sedaris' fans helped him cope with a family tragedy Audio
Day 6 How David Sedaris' fans helped him cope with a family tragedy Jun 13, 2014 | 14:15Best-selling essayist David Sedaris joins Brent for an intimate and surprisingly frank discussion about his relationship with his readers, what he chooses to reveal about his personal life in his work, and how he dealt with a recent suicide in his family.
Day 6 - Potent Pot: How marijuana got so strong and what it means for legalizationNov 14, 2014 | 14:05Day 6 Potent Pot: How marijuana got so strong and what it means for legalization Audio
Day 6 Potent Pot: How marijuana got so strong and what it means for legalization Nov 14, 2014 | 14:05Experts explain why modern marijuana is so potent and what this may mean for legalization efforts.
Day 6 - Episode 209: Cosby accuser Barbara Bowman, New Stories from Brothers Grimm, 10 Years of World of Warcraft and moreNov 21, 2014 | 54:00Day 6 Episode 209: Cosby accuser Barbara Bowman, New Stories from Brothers Grimm, 10 Years of World of Warcraft and more Audio
Day 6 Episode 209: Cosby accuser Barbara Bowman, New Stories from Brothers Grimm, 10 Years of World of Warcraft and more Nov 21, 2014 | 54:00Barbara Bowman describes her ordeal with Cosby |How World of Warcraft changed peoples' lives | Bill Cosby, rape, and the media |Terrifying new stories from Brothers Grimm | Why you might never see the Justin Bourque confession video
Day 6 - Episode 21: Lyme Disease Controversy, Bad Restaurant Reviews, Remembering Beliveau and moreDec 5, 2014 | 54:00Day 6 Episode 21: Lyme Disease Controversy, Bad Restaurant Reviews, Remembering Beliveau and more Audio
Day 6 Episode 21: Lyme Disease Controversy, Bad Restaurant Reviews, Remembering Beliveau and more Dec 5, 2014 | 54:00Conflict over Lyme disease |The joys of bad restaurant reviews |Remembering Beliveau | The guy who hears WiFi | Putin's very bad week
Day 6 - Five battles waged over Peter Jackson's Tolkein moviesDec 12, 2014 | 7:59Day 6 Five battles waged over Peter Jackson's Tolkein movies Audio
Day 6 Five battles waged over Peter Jackson's Tolkein movies Dec 12, 2014 | 7:59On the eve of the release of the new Hobbit film, entertainment lawyer Jonathan Handel talks to Brent about the five epic battles that have been fought by director Peter Jackson and others in the effort to adapt JRR Tolkein's stories to the big screen.

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