The Nature of Things | Season 2012-2013, Episode 2 | Jul 4, 2013 | 45:15

Babies: Born To Be Good?

Psychologists have made breakthroughs in our understanding of what babies might be thinking, and what they could possibly know about justice, helping, honesty, fairness. Even before they learn to talk!

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The Nature of Things - Zapped: The Buzz About MosquitoesJul 24, 2014 | 45:12The Nature of Things Zapped: The Buzz About Mosquitoes Video
The Nature of Things Zapped: The Buzz About Mosquitoes Jul 24, 2014 | 45:12The story of our ongoing struggle to conquer a blood-suckering little insect that is both delicate and deadly.
The Nature of Things - Carpe Diem: A Fishy TaleJul 19, 2014 | 44:43The Nature of Things Carpe Diem: A Fishy Tale Video
The Nature of Things Carpe Diem: A Fishy Tale Jul 19, 2014 | 44:43The threat of the Asian Carp, and the scientific and unorthodox methods being utilized against them.
The Nature of Things - Untangling Alzheimer'sJul 17, 2014 | 44:45The Nature of Things Untangling Alzheimer's Video
The Nature of Things Untangling Alzheimer's Jul 17, 2014 | 44:45David Suzuki has a very personal interest in the disease of Alzheimer's because his mother, aunt and two uncles died of it. We join David on an intimate journey as he explores the newest breakthroughs in understanding this devastating disease as well as his own chances of contracting the cruel condition.
The Nature of Things - Ticked Off: The Mystery Of Lyme DiseaseJul 10, 2014 | 44:43The Nature of Things Ticked Off: The Mystery Of Lyme Disease VideoClosed Captions available
The Nature of Things Ticked Off: The Mystery Of Lyme Disease Jul 10, 2014 | 44:43The tick that carries Lyme disease has been spreading across Canada with alarming speed. From the micro world of the tick and its disease-causing bacteria, to the macro world of human infection, Ticked Off explores a disease that can have devastating effects, is often misdiagnosed and mistreated, and continues to be mired in a medical controversy.
The Nature of Things - The Great Butterfly HuntJul 3, 2014 | 44:43The Nature of Things The Great Butterfly Hunt VideoClosed Captions available
The Nature of Things The Great Butterfly Hunt Jul 3, 2014 | 44:43The remarkable Monarch migration, the most incredible insect migration on Earth, and the determined Canadian scientist who spent 40 years trying to discover exactly where the butterflies mysteriously disappeared when they flew south for winter.
The Nature of Things - Nuts About SquirrelsJun 8, 2014 | 45:12The Nature of Things Nuts About Squirrels Video
The Nature of Things Nuts About Squirrels Jun 8, 2014 | 45:12Revealing the hidden world of the urban squirrel with help from robotic squirrels, GPS-tracked acorns and citizen scientists.
The Nature of Things - Lights Out!Jun 5, 2014 | 45:14The Nature of Things Lights Out! Video
The Nature of Things Lights Out! Jun 5, 2014 | 45:14We explore how the type of light we are exposed to in the hours between dusk and bedtime can play tricks on our bodies and cancel the healthful benefits naturally triggered by the absence of light.
The Nature of Things - David Suzuki's Andean AdventureMay 17, 2014 | 44:59The Nature of Things David Suzuki's Andean Adventure Video
The Nature of Things David Suzuki's Andean Adventure May 17, 2014 | 44:59In unexpected places, David Suzuki finds radical new ideas about energy, the environment, and doing things differently. Will they catch on? UPDATE: Unfortunately in August 2013, Ecuador cancelled the pioneering conservation plan that attempted to raise funds from the international community instead of drilling for oil in a pristine corner of the Yasuni national park. Drilling is set to commence in 2016.
The Nature of Things - The Norse: An Arctic MysteryMay 15, 2014 | 45:13The Nature of Things The Norse: An Arctic Mystery VideoClosed Captions available
The Nature of Things The Norse: An Arctic Mystery May 15, 2014 | 45:13An intrepid Arctic archaeologist is on the verge of proving that the first meeting between Europeans and North Americans happened centuries before Christopher Columbus. There are the tantalizing bits of evidence, like the Norse ship station in Newfoundland. But nothing has been found there or anywhere else to suggest that Arctic peoples and the Norse met face to face a thousand years ago... Until now.
The Nature of Things - Making Wild CanadaApr 10, 2014 | 44:44The Nature of Things Making Wild Canada Video
The Nature of Things Making Wild Canada Apr 10, 2014 | 44:44Behind the scenes look at the extensive process of making the Wild Canada natural history documentary.
The Nature of Things - Making Wild CanadaApr 10, 2014 | 44:44The Nature of Things Making Wild Canada Video
The Nature of Things Making Wild Canada Apr 10, 2014 | 44:44Behind the scenes look at the extensive process of making the Wild Canada natural history documentary.
The Nature of Things - Wild Canada - Interview with Jeff TurnerApr 8, 2014 | 16:29The Nature of Things Wild Canada - Interview with Jeff Turner Video
The Nature of Things Wild Canada - Interview with Jeff Turner Apr 8, 2014 | 16:29David Suzuki interviews Wild Canada series director, Jeff Turner.
The Nature of Things - Wild Canada: Eps. 4 - Ice EdgeApr 3, 2014 | 44:45The Nature of Things Wild Canada: Eps. 4 - Ice Edge VideoClosed Captions available
The Nature of Things Wild Canada: Eps. 4 - Ice Edge Apr 3, 2014 | 44:45The Arctic is populated by survivors. Here caribou calves dance across the tundra and polar bear cubs discover ice for the first time in the country's harshest climate.
The Nature of Things - Wild Canada: Eps 3 - The HeartlandMar 27, 2014 | 44:43The Nature of Things Wild Canada: Eps 3 - The Heartland VideoClosed Captions available
The Nature of Things Wild Canada: Eps 3 - The Heartland Mar 27, 2014 | 44:43Here are landscapes of extremes: pronghorn antelopes race across the prairies and elusive wolverine enjoy the boreal winter snow scape.
The Nature of Things - Wild Canada: Eps 2 - The Wild WestMar 20, 2014 | 44:48The Nature of Things Wild Canada: Eps 2 - The Wild West VideoClosed Captions available
The Nature of Things Wild Canada: Eps 2 - The Wild West Mar 20, 2014 | 44:48Intimate and epic stories of wilderness from salmon-eating wolves to battling bighorn sheep high in the Rockies, and ice-covered grizzly bears in the far north.

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