Episodes

Friday January 21 In Your Face We see faces in everything. Facial recognition is an evolutionary superpower unique to humans. More »
Available on CBC Gem Curb Your Carbon The easy and effective ways we can all fight climate change ... and turn down the heat. More »
Available on CBC Gem Chef Secrets: The Science of Cooking The secret ingredient to becoming a better cook? Science! Top chefs and culinary experts explain the chemistry, physics and microbiology of cooking More »
Available on CBC Gem Wild Canadian Weather — Cold Canadians push the limits of cold endurance while baby harp seals brave icy water and flying squirrels cuddle. More »
Available on CBC Gem The New Human Disappearing tendons? Longer legs? Artificial body parts? What will humans look like in the future? More »
Available on CBC Gem The Machine That Feels Artificial intelligence is becoming more empathic, emotionally intelligent and creative. So what does it mean to be human? More »
Available on CBC Gem Nature’s Big Year When humanity hits pause, nature reboots. Scientists discover the surprising ways pandemic lockdowns affected our planet. More »
Available on CBC Gem Inside the Great Vaccine Race The inside story of the high-stakes race to defeat a killer virus and save millions of lives. More »
Available on CBC Gem Making Wild Canadian Weather Filming Canada’s most extreme weather: crews went to great lengths to bring the weather to us. More »
Available on CBC Gem Wild Canadian Weather — Sun The driving force behind all weather, sunlight creates a banquet for blue whales, helps vultures soar, and is essential for training some extreme athletes. More »
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