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

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.

Wolverine: Ghost of the Northern Forest

Wolverine: Ghost of the Northern Forest

Sunday, June 10, 2018 at 8 PM

The wolverine is a creature of myth and misunderstanding. Filmmaker Andrew Manske sets out with his camera to uncover the truth about them.

SongbirdSOS

SongbirdSOS

It seems inconceivable that we have lost almost half the songbirds that filled our skies only 40 years ago. SongbirdSOS takes a journey with the birds to discover why this is happening and what we can do about it.

Think Like An Animal

Think Like An Animal

Sunday, May 20, 2018 at 8 PM

New research dispels old myths about animal intelligence.

Mommy Wildest

Mommy Wildest

Lions, elephants, and baboons: Three sisterhoods of the savannah, where the mothers rule, and the daughters inherit the wilderness.

What Trees Talk About

What Trees Talk About

Sunday, November 26, 2017 at 8 PM

A revealing look at the secret life of trees - how they communicate, wage war, and work together to transform our world.

Secrets from the Ice

Secrets from the Ice

Sunday, November 5, 2017 at 8 PM

The climate is changing and the ancient ice of the Yukon’s southern mountains is disgorging a missing chapter of human history.

ADHD: Not Just For Kids

ADHD: Not Just For Kids

Saturday, September 23, 2017 at 3 PM

Can you have ADHD and not know it? Learn the telltale signs.

Vital Bonds

Vital Bonds

Saturday, September 16, 2017 at 3 PM

A fascinating journey inside the evolving science of transplants, where breakthrough discoveries are solving the organ crisis and transforming the future of medicine.

Manufacturing the Wild

Manufacturing the Wild

Sunday, September 3, 2017 at 3 PM

For generations, we've tried to preserve wilderness, and the amazing creatures that live there. But what if we could make new wilderness? Even new wild creatures? What if we could bring back the wild of the ancient past? A radical new movement called Rewilding aims to do just that.

Wild Canadian Year

Wild Canadian Year


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