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    Ideas | Apr 14, 2014

    William Shakespeare was born 450 years ago this month, into a period when new ideas about the human body, the earth and the universe were threatening the old medieval worldview. Journalist and author Dan Falk examines the science of the Bard of Avon.

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    Writers and Company | Apr 13, 2014

    The launch of a new series, Brazil Inside Out. To start, Ana Maria Machado, one of the country's most respected writers. Also, Sergio Rodrigues makes connections between Brazilian's passion for soccer and their political history.

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    The Story From Here | Apr 16, 2014

    In this half hour; Atikokan's Mike Ranta on his cross country paddle; Ottawa's female bomb disposal expert; Edmonton man compiles best cities list to survive zombie attack, and what's up with the word skeet?

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    Q | Apr 15, 2014

    New York Times technology writer Farhad Manjoo warns that as the web grows, it grows less secure.

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    Under the Influence | Apr 11, 2014

    This week we air our annual book show. The research for Under The Influence requires a lot of reading, and listeners always ask for more information on the books we mention. So we take this opportunity to talk about the research books and tell stories.

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Points North - Sudbury librarian works for 47 yearsApr 11, 2014 | 6:44Points North Sudbury librarian works for 47 years Audio
Points North Sudbury librarian works for 47 years Apr 11, 2014 | 6:44Sudbury's Judy Viau has been working at the Sudbury library since 1967.
Points North - Sudbury ranks in the middle when surviving a zombie outbreakApr 11, 2014 | 4:41Points North Sudbury ranks in the middle when surviving a zombie outbreak Audio
Points North Sudbury ranks in the middle when surviving a zombie outbreak Apr 11, 2014 | 4:41A graph new circulating on social media ranks how likely people are to survive a zombie outbreak in Canada's 20 largest cities.
Points North - Sudbury volunteer honoured with civic awardApr 10, 2014 | 4:12Points North Sudbury volunteer honoured with civic award Audio
Points North Sudbury volunteer honoured with civic award Apr 10, 2014 | 4:12Sudbury's Alex Sirois is being recognized for her contributions along with other volunteers with a Civic Award from the City of Greater Sudbury.
Points North - Terry McGurrin coming to SudburyApr 10, 2014 | 6:08Points North Terry McGurrin coming to Sudbury Audio
Points North Terry McGurrin coming to Sudbury Apr 10, 2014 | 6:08The Wild at Heart Wildlife Refuge Centre is hosting their annual Wild About Comedy Night.
Points North - Posters show off the bittersweet side of SudburyApr 10, 2014 | 5:50Points North Posters show off the bittersweet side of Sudbury Audio
Points North Posters show off the bittersweet side of Sudbury Apr 10, 2014 | 5:50The bittersweet side of Sudbury is on display as part of a new art exhibit in downtown Sudbury.
Points North - Ottawa introduces First Nations education billApr 10, 2014 | 5:38Points North Ottawa introduces First Nations education bill Audio
Points North Ottawa introduces First Nations education bill Apr 10, 2014 | 5:38The federal government introduced a revised bill to invest in aboriginal education.
Points North - Climate change could lead to human extinction: researcherApr 9, 2014 | 8:00Points North Climate change could lead to human extinction: researcher Audio
Points North Climate change could lead to human extinction: researcher Apr 9, 2014 | 8:00Guy McPherson presented his talk called Climate Chaos where he outlines the timeline of climate change in Sudbury.
Points North - TVO talking about innovation in northern OntarioApr 9, 2014 | 4:50Points North TVO talking about innovation in northern Ontario Audio
Points North TVO talking about innovation in northern Ontario Apr 9, 2014 | 4:50Ontario's public broadcaster is going to be in North Bay for a special show all about northern Ontario.
Points North - Regional chief concerned about federal and provicial cutsApr 9, 2014 | 7:15Points North Regional chief concerned about federal and provicial cuts Audio
Points North Regional chief concerned about federal and provicial cuts Apr 9, 2014 | 7:15First Nations communities say there will likely be more delays with industry because of cuts to some of their organizations' operational funding.
Points North - Fatigue causes problems for workersApr 9, 2014 | 5:43Points North Fatigue causes problems for workers Audio
Points North Fatigue causes problems for workers Apr 9, 2014 | 5:43The one of the speakers at the mining health and safety conference in Sudbury talked about the impact of fatigue on workers.
Points North - Manitoulin Northshore Victims Services to hear stories from victims of violenceApr 9, 2014 | 8:34Points North Manitoulin Northshore Victims Services to hear stories from victims of violence Audio
Points North Manitoulin Northshore Victims Services to hear stories from victims of violence Apr 9, 2014 | 8:34Manitoulin Northshore Victims Services is hosting its Taking Action Conference as part of National Victims of Crime Awareness week.
Points North - Searchlight moving on to next roundApr 8, 2014 | 6:45Points North Searchlight moving on to next round Audio
Points North Searchlight moving on to next round Apr 8, 2014 | 6:45Searchlight is looking for Canada's best new musical group, and we need you to choose a local champion to vie for the title.
Points North - Green infrastructure discussed in SudburyApr 8, 2014 | 5:32Points North Green infrastructure discussed in Sudbury Audio
Points North Green infrastructure discussed in Sudbury Apr 8, 2014 | 5:32ReThink Green is hosting a panel discussion on green infrastructure.
Points North - Dan Melanson puts his name forward for mayorApr 8, 2014 | 7:56Points North Dan Melanson puts his name forward for mayor Audio
Points North Dan Melanson puts his name forward for mayor Apr 8, 2014 | 7:56Erik White looks at Sudbury city council.
Points North - Author shares her story about alcoholismApr 8, 2014 | 7:09Points North Author shares her story about alcoholism Audio
Points North Author shares her story about alcoholism Apr 8, 2014 | 7:09Ann Dowsett Johnston shared her personal struggle with alcoholism in the best selling book -- "Drink: The Intimate Relationship Between Women and Alcohol."

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