The Genetic Revolution

The Genetic Revolution

Sunday, November 11, 2018 at 8 PM

Trailblazing scientists are making ground-breaking discoveries in the rapidly evolving world of genetic engineering.

Nuts About Squirrels

Nuts About Squirrels

Sunday, November 11, 2018 at 1 PM

Revealing the hidden world of the urban squirrel with help from robotic squirrels, GPS-tracked acorns and citizen scientists.

Spying on Animals

Spying on Animals

Sunday, November 4, 2018 at 8 PM

A look at how innovations in remote, unmanned cameras let us bear witness to animal behaviour 24/7, almost anywhere on earth.

Planet Hunters

Planet Hunters

Sunday, November 4, 2018 at 1 PM

Are we alone in the universe? Planet hunters are finding new planets far across our galaxy

Invasion of the Brain Snatchers

Invasion of the Brain Snatchers

Parasites brainwashing their hosts -- it sounds like something straight out of science fiction. But this is no horror movie, this is a fascinating, new field of study. From zombie ants to a creature that may be influencing whole human cultures, INVASION OF THE BRAIN SNATCHERS isn't afraid to dive in

The Memory Mirage

The Memory Mirage

Sunday, October 28, 2018 at 8 PM

Can we trust what we remember about our own lives? Memory scientists say most memories are full of distortions and errors.

The Real T. rex

The Real T. rex

Sunday, October 21, 2018 at 8 PM

Join an investigative journey around the world to uncover the mysteries of the most famous dinosaur super-predator: the Tyrannosaurus rex.

A Day In The Life of Earth

A Day In The Life of Earth

Sunday, October 14, 2018 at 8 PM

From volcanoes to earthquakes & dust migration to meteorites — scientists reveal how much the Earth changes in 24 hours.

Myth or Science: The Power of Poo

Myth or Science: The Power of Poo

Saturday, July 21, 2018 at 7 PM

Jennifer Gardy lifts the lid on poop to discover if it’s myth or science that we’re flushing a valuable resource down the toilet.

Making The Wild Canadian Year

Making The Wild Canadian Year

Sunday, July 15, 2018 at 7 PM

Watch the incredible feats of endurance and technical wizardry needed to capture the sequences featured in the landmark series THE WILD CANADIAN YEAR.

The Great Wild Indoors

The Great Wild Indoors

Saturday, July 14, 2018 at 7 PM

The hidden, wild world of insect life in our homes is revealed when a family lets a team of bug experts explore their home.

The Wild Canadian Year: Winter

The Wild Canadian Year: Winter

Sunday, July 8, 2018 at 7 PM

Lynx hunt snowshoe hares in the boreal forest and the ancient dance between wolves and caribou on Canada’s vast tundra reveal the harshest time of year when landscapes are transformed by the cruel and dramatic beauty of snow and ice.

The Wild Canadian Year: Fall

The Wild Canadian Year: Fall

Sunday, July 1, 2018 at 7 PM

Fall chronicles a remarkable season of change — young northern gannets leap off perilous cliffs as chipmunks race to gather winter supplies, and prairie rattlesnakes give birth to live young.

The Science of Magic

The Science of Magic

Saturday, June 30, 2018 at 7 PM

Explore why magic is a unique tool for gaining new insights into human cognition, neurobiology, and behaviour.

The Wild Canadian Year: Summer

The Wild Canadian Year: Summer

Sunday, June 24, 2018 at 7 PM

Killer whales and blue sharks are on the hunt and amorous fireflies light up the night forest with their dazzling display as summer reveals Canada’s landscape at the peak of its splendor.

Lost Secrets of the Pyramid

Lost Secrets of the Pyramid

Saturday, June 23, 2018 at 7 PM

New findings are unravelling one of the world's greatest ancient mysteries, how a skyscraper of stone was built without computers or complex machinery.

The Wild Canadian Year: Spring

The Wild Canadian Year: Spring

Sunday, June 17, 2018 at 7 PM

The first days of spring sees Arctic fox pups take their first steps and black bear cubs learn to climb trees after the long cold days of winter while female caribou make the dangerous trek to reach their calving grounds.

Wild Canadian Year

Wild Canadian Year


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