Day 6·Episode 547

Vaccine hope, Gaza's medical system, citizen cicada scientists, Shrek at 20, libraries adapt to COVID and more

Day 6 for May 22, 2021.

Cause for hope as Canada approaches a 50 per cent first-dose COVID-19 vaccination rate; after 11 days of attacks, Gaza's medical system is struggling; a mother-daughter duo join the citizen science investigation into Brood X cicadas; how Shrek challenged Disney and changed animated movies forever; what libraries are doing to adapt to the pandemic; how Queen Victoria's rebellious and scandalous daughter Louise developed such close ties to Canada; and more.

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