The Nature of Things | Season 2011-2012, Episode 14 | Sep 6, 2012 | 45:15

The Suzuki Diaries: Future Cities

In a new installment of "Suzuki Diaries", David and his daughter, Sarika, travel to some of Canada's biggest cities, seeking the most innovative and passionate initiatives which address our cities' vitality, growth and survival.

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