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Canadian Cave diver and filmmaker Jill Heinerth on what drives her to explore the depths of the earth. Former Prime Minister Joe Clark on why he fears Canada has lost its way. Journalist Ryan Jacobs on why so many Icelanders believe elves are real.

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