Tuesday, August 4, 2020

Morning

6:02 AM
Splash and Bubbles - Kindergarten
When a big storm passes over Reeftown, the friends experience rain and stormy conditions. They learn they don't need to be afraid, but it's good to stay close to home in a storm and take shelter. --- The kids' old friend Scoot, a juvenile sea turtle, stops by the reef to see Splash and the gang. While there, he explains that he is getting older and wants to scout for some potential places to settle, so the kids show him everything that Reeftown has to offer!
6:28 AM
Dino Dan
While on a sightseeing tour of Niagara Falls with his Grandma, Trek finds a seemingly lost baby Spinosaurus. While Trek and Grandma tour Niagara Falls, Trek spots a Plesiosaur, a Deinosuchus and, finally, the baby's Momma Spinosaurus.
6:39 AM
Ping and Friends - K-2 Arts
While getting ready for a picnic Ping and Pong enjoy some reggae without realizing that a friend was feeling left out.
6:49 AM
Tee and Mo - Kindergarten
Tee's friends Tomo and Lily seem to be the best at everything, Tee wonders what he is the best at?
6:57 AM
Xavier Riddle and the Secret Museum - Gr 1-3 Social Studies
Xavier is disappointed when he gets what he considers to be the worst job of all at the museum: greeter. He wanted to do something amazing, something important. To the Secret Museum! Our heroes are sent back in time to meet someone who knew a thing or two about doing important things: Eleanor Roosevelt. We first meet Eleanor as she makes the most of her dance lessons by teaching impoverished kids in the neighbor-hood, then as she uses her position as First Lady of the United States to help millions of people around the world. Watching Eleanor inspires Xavier to head home and turn his job as greeter into a way to help people, because you should take every chance you get to help others.
7:09 AM
Bamboo Love - Kindergarten
It's morning and her alarm clock rings but Bamboo Love isn't waking up. Time ticks by and even the chirping of friendly birds doesn't stir her. Luckily for Bamboo Love, these birds have a playful way to wake her from her deep sleep.
7:12 AM
Top of the Tops - Gr 1-3 Social Studies
Top 4 Traditional Homes around the World 4- The Yurt 3- Manyatta 2- Houses on Stilts 1- Tree Houses
7:15 AM
Paw Patrol - Kindergarten
Bettina the cow is restless! When Farmer Al's truck gets stuck on top of the broken bridge, it's up to the pups to lower them to safety and find out what's wrong with Bettina.
7:27 AM
Wild Kratts - Gr 1-4 Science
When Aviva makes a Flamingo Creature Power Suit, the color doesn't work - the suits are completely white!!! The gang can't figure out why. All the DNA is correct. There's nothing wrong. So where does the flamingo's pink come from?! The gang is on a quest to solve the Mystery of the Flamingo's Pink. Science Concept: Foods. Your body uses the nutrients and minerals from the foods you eat.
7:55 AM
Bitz and Bob - K-2 Science
Bitz and Bob's junk stall sells out of everything including Bob's helmet! Bob is horrified. The gang try all sorts of substitute helmets; Bitz's craft box, a traffic cone, even a knitted helmet. When they try making a helmet out of a piece of cardboard it isn't quite right. But Bob accidentally squashes the craft box and Bitz figures out they could use its flattened shape as a pattern by drawing round it, cutting it out and folding it in the same way. But Zip and Pop may have a surprise for Bob!
8:06 AM
You Can Do It Too! - Kindergarten
Did you know that flat card can be turned into standy-up boxes? Bitz, Bob and the children are making the perfect treasure chests AND their own robo-helmets; just like Bob's! With a few folds and some tape you're a 2D to 3D engineer.
8:10 AM
Numberblocks - K-2 Math
The number friends all want to do different things today, so rocket Ten finds a clever way to do them all.
8:15 AM
Yeti Tales - Kindergarten
Yetili reads us the story of The Bat and the Weasel.
8:20 AM
16 Hudson - K-2 Social Studies
When "Fix-it Sam" gets too big for his britches, it's his friendships that wind up needing the biggest fix.
8:27 AM
Let's Go Luna - K-2 Social Studies
Leo wants to ride with his favorite cowboy uncle in Sydney, but first must overcome his secret fear of horses.
8:40 AM
Space Racers - K-2 Science
When Raven and Hawk are assigned to help Coot with repairs up at Fuel Station Alpha, Starling laments that she's never picked to do anything. Feeling her pain, Headmaster Crane assigns her an important task: to study space through the Observatory telescope and report any unusual activity. The excited junior cadet embraces her new job, reporting sightings of aliens, ,weird, stars and other imaginary incidents, all fueled by her obsession with My Lunar Pony, her favorite TV show. So when Starling finally spots something truly amiss - Fuel Station Alpha's tools floating loose in space, thanks to Raven's carelessness - no one believes her. She finally convinces Hawk, and the cadets blast off to collect the tools and restore them to the station's supply hatch. To atone for teasing her, Raven must now watch a five-hour My Lunar Pony marathon!
8:52 AM
I'm a Fish - K-2 Science
The sneaky Sheepshead Fish likes to use his sharp teeth to munch on several ocean creatures and to steal the bait off of fishing hooks.
8:54 AM
That TVOkids Show
Join TVOkids hosts Lucas, Laura and Greg every weekday as they talk to Ontario kids and have fun in their special blanket forts at home! Today, Laura tries to cheer up her friend Mochi the Monster who is in a grumpy mood and hates Mondays.
8:59 AM
Paw Patrol - Kindergarten
When the Pups and Cap'n Turbot camp out under the very rare Magical Mer Moon, magical things begin to happen. Lured by the mystical Mer pup song and then transformed into Mer pups themselves, Skye and Zuma and even water resistant Rocky perform an underwater rescue in a sunken old ship. Cap'n Turbot and Ryder help out by diving deep to bottom of the Bay in their Diving Bell to help a Mer Mom and pup.
9:24 AM
Book Hungry Bears - Kindergarten
Melody thinks she has discovered a magic hole with a magical fairy living in it. But when she learns it is a rabbit's hole, Melody wants to make friends with the grumpy rabbit but doesn't know how. She learns that a homemade gift is a good way to make friends and amends. BOOK: I Am an Artist A young girl makes wonderful scriptures and art out of objects she finds in nature - in the forest, on the beach; even in the rain and sky.
9:36 AM
Rob the Robot - Kindergarten
Rob and friends are reading about ancient Egypt, and decide to travel to the Pyramid Planet to learn more about Pharaohs and Mummies. When Rob decides to play a practical joke on his friends, he soon discovers it's not so funny being a mummy!
9:50 AM
Ruff-Ruff, Tweet & Dave - Kindergarten
Ruff-Ruff, Tweet and Dave take their Rollypods to the Rollypod Garage for a bubble makeover! They fix Dave's broken car-hooter, pump up their tyres so their Rollypods will go faster and polish up their paintwork until it sparkles. Then it's time to show off their shiny new vehicles in a friendly Rollypod race!
10:00 AM
Miffy's Adventures: Big and Small - Kindergarten
Dan's going to have his first ever sleepover at Miffy's house, and they're both very excited! So excited, in fact, that Dan's not sure he'll ever get to sleep - until Miffy works out what's wrong.
10:07 AM
Tee and Mo - Kindergarten
Mo wants Tee to try new food, but Tee is not convinced...AT ALL. Can Mo get him interested?
10:14 AM
Frankie and Frank
Frankie and Frank play one of their favourite games, Freeze Dance!
10:17 AM
Bing Season 2 - Kindergarten
Bing is brave for his vaccination as he is looking forward to the Hoppity Voosh sticker Dr. Molly will give him afterwards. But there are no more Hoppity Voosh stickers and Pando panics when he think's Bing's vaccination hurt.
10:25 AM
Yeti Tales - Kindergarten
Nina and Leon swap their button collections. This reminds Yetili of a story, about Ferdinand, who collects stones.
10:35 AM
Abby Hatcher - Kindergarten
A mama pelican thinks Teeny Terry is a baby bird... and adopts him! --- Mo and Bo discover tap dancing, but the sound is disturbing everyone in the hotel.
10:58 AM
Opie's Home - Kindergarten
When Opie gets a bug bite, he promises his Mom that he won't scratch, but when his bug bite begs him to scratch it Opie has to choose between satisfying his itch or breaking his promise.
11:05 AM
Pet Superstars - Gr 1-3 Social Studies
Basil is a superstar! Ad he has the hairstyle to match! Basil is a Miniature Scottish Highland Bull and he's best friends with Jasmine. Find out what makes Basil so special and why this little bull is such a great companion.
11:09 AM
Top of the Tops - Gr 1-3 Social Studies
Top 3 True or False quiz about Cold 3- water 2- teeth 1- catching a cold
11:11 AM
Zerby Derby - Kindergarten
Zack and Rex try to cross a mud pit on a log. But the log is wet from the rain and is too slippery for them to get across without falling in the mud. They try going slow, but that doesn't work. Rex tries dropping sand on the log, but the sand he drops when he drives forward doesn't get under his wheels and he falls off. When he tries dropping the sand by going backwards, he can't see where he's going and ends up in the mud again. When they go off looking for answers, Zack discovers that a second log placed against the first keeps them from falling off, no matter how slippery both logs are. With Strut's help they place a log alongside the first and it keeps them from sliding sideways.
11:19 AM
Zerby Derby - Kindergarten
After getting hot while playing in the sun, Zack and Rex decide to make a puddle they can splash through to cool off. They try putting water on the ground, but it just runs away. They call Fill the front loader to help them dig a pit to put the water in, but the water dries out in the sun. Zack realizes that they need to make the puddle in the shade so the water won't dry out as fast.
11:26 AM
Little Malabar
When playing with a big balloon, Little Malabar and his friend the Lemur are propelled out into the middle of the galaxy. They meet all kinds of stars: big ones, little ones, yellow ones, blue ones that explode, red ones that deflate... A real family portrait! Big stars shine intensely and then burn out quickly. Little stars like our Sun don't shine as brightly, but last for a much longer time.
11:30 AM
GBB: Jolly Reader
Pirate Gisele sails the seven seas with her motley puppet crew as they explore literacy building blocks. Spelling, Rhyming, phonics, sign reading, and critical thinking are all explored in this fun adventure series. In this episode The crew use clues to try and figure out what O'Spelly's favourite meal is. Concentration on word sounds (rhyming), letter recognition, and left to right directionality.
11:34 AM
Backyard Beats - Gr 1-3 Arts
Guest Anjelica offers some flamenco inspiration for Monica's castanets craft-strument. Junior Jammer Xander shows how he performs this Spanish percussion instrument, then they all come together for a jam with some special moves.
11:46 AM
Bitz and Bob - K-2 Science
Bitz, Bob and Purl are building a giant Mega Wheel in Craft City for Mayor Bevel and the local citizens are getting very excited. But Bitz has a problem, her tablet has gone missing and on it are all the instructions on how to finish the Mega Wheel. So while Mayor Bevel tries to keep the impatient crowd happy with his singing and skateboarding skills, Bitz has to try and find a way to finish the Mega Wheel and quickly. It's attention to detail that saves the day.
11:57 AM
You Can Do It Too! - Kindergarten
If you pay attention to the little details it's amazing what you can find! Join Bitz, Bob and the children for a game of grumpy kittens spot the difference.

Afternoon

12:02 PM
Bookaneers - Gr 1-2 Language
Bookaneers is a literacy series that teaches decoding and deciphering techniques for pronunciation and meaning. In this episode Skaggs and Fibber mistake the word DEED for DEAD
12:05 PM
Paw Patrol - Kindergarten
Impressed by the Paw Patrol rescues, Alex sets up his own mini-Patrol and recruits Chickaletta, Cali, Turtle, and Bunny. But when their actions attract the attention of a hungry Eagle, Alex has to work with Ryder and the Pups to rescue his own team. --- Alex loses his first tooth... then really loses it. He can't find it anywhere! The Paw Patrol is hot on the tooth's trail as it gets bounced, flown, and swatted around all over Adventure Bay. Everyone's determined to find it before the Tooth Fairy comes tonight.
12:30 PM
Floogals - Gr 1-3 Science
What is this plastic hoop thing? The Floogals are intrigued, especially when Girl Hooman keeps trying to wear it around her waist only for it to keep falling down.
12:41 PM
Cutie Pugs - Kindergarten
The pugs are lounging outside the Cutie Pugs house when Dee Dee comes in wearing a painting smock. What's she doing today? They follow her into the backyard where Mom has set up her easel, paints, and thick and thin brushes. Penny plays a trick on the pugs and hides behind a thick tree. Petey looks behind a thin tree. No sign of Penny! Poppy get frustrated but Dee Dee calls out to them, and Penny pops out. Mom and the pugs gather round to see Dee Dee's masterpiece.
12:48 PM
Ping and Friends - K-2 Arts
When Ping & Pong see Mr Prickles taking all his stuff out of his house, they think he's moving away because they accidently cut a rose in his garden. Then they collaborate on writing and performing a song, as does Matilda in dancing the flamenco style, in order to make him stay.
12:57 PM
I'm a Fish - K-2 Science
The Blobfish shows us that despite his unusual looks he has a fascinating life in the deepest parts of the ocean and can survive at a depth humans can not withstand
12:59 PM
Abby Hatcher - Kindergarten
Abby tries to kitty-sit Elvin, but the kitten keeps running off and disappearing
1:11 PM
Mr. Moon - Kindergarten
Sirius the Dog has taken to howling and is disturbing everyone until Mr Moon, Gold Star and Silva realize that Sirius needs exercise.
1:24 PM
Bookaneers - Gr 1-2 Language
Bookaneers is a literacy series that teaches decoding and deciphering techniques for pronunciation and meaning. In this episode Skaggs and Fibber learn the sound the letters AU make when together.
1:27 PM
Bing Season 2 - Kindergarten
Sula is painting Biteysaurus on Bing's face, starting with Bitey's signature green. When she accidentally adds purple, Bing wants Sula to go home. Flop adds teeth to Bing so he can really be Bitey!
1:34 PM
Ruff-Ruff, Tweet & Dave - Kindergarten
Ruff-Ruff, Tweet and Dave help Hatty find his matching green ice skate. Understanding that a pair is two things that look the same and go together, they have fun matching pairs by shape, size and colour. They eventually find Hatty's missing skate at the ice rink next to two a pair of identical snowmen. And there's still time to look for two pairs of hockey sticks and team up in pairs to enjoy a game of ice hockey!
1:45 PM
Miffy's Adventures: Big and Small - Kindergarten
All aboard! Captain Boris is taking the girls on a pirate adventure, complete with sea shanties, desert islands, treasure hunts... and shipwrecks! Oops!
1:54 PM
The Day Henry Met... - Kindergarten
Today Henry meets a friendly Violin in the foyer of a concert hall. All the instruments are excited for the big show but the conductor is nowhere to be found. Henry becomes a conductor and helps them put on a big orchestral performance!
2:00 PM
Lily's Driftwood Bay - Kindergarten
Salty's boat Delilah is showing her age and Lily is shocked to learn that Salty is replacing her with a brand new, high-tech vessel. The new boat proves much tricker to handle than Salty expected and, when a disaster occurs, Salty has to call on faithful old Delilah to save the day. Delilah is the only boat for Salty!
2:07 PM
Top of the Tops - Gr 1-3 Social Studies
Top 4 Contact Juggling Optical Illusions 4- Two-handed Isolation 3- The Yo-yo Illusion 2- The Floating Ball 1- The Push and Pull Illusion
2:10 PM
Book Hungry Bears - Kindergarten
Crystal expects a rooster to crow when the sun comes up but learns her new friend wants to finish his morning routine first. The Bears learn that routines can make you feel ready to accomplish your task. BOOK: It's Time for Bed A little girl needs to follow her bedtime routine, running and playing with her animal friends, before she can go to sleep.
2:21 PM
Zerby Derby - Kindergarten
Walter the wash truck is washing down the Zerbies who are all having fun playing in the mud. When he washes Lily, everywhere he washes keeps getting dirty and muddy again as he washes higher up. He goes to Mika the Mechanic and together they come up with a way to use more water to wash Zerbies. They try it on Zack but he just gets thrown upside-down by the water. They decide another answer must be out there. When they are looking Walter washes some dirt off Zack's roof. That's when he notices it's easier to wash from the top down because the water goes down, taking the dirt with it.
2:28 PM
Hi Opie! - Kindergarten
Opie shares his love of leaves with Sahnya, but finds out she loves counting.
2:35 PM
Mister Maker - Gr 1-3 Arts
Mister Maker uses tissue paper to print with, makes a jazzy pot in a minute and shows you how to make fantastic fake ice cream. Guess the answer to today's shape puzzle, and watch 'The Mister Maker Kid's' make an enormous octopus.
2:54 PM
That TVOkids Show
Best of That TVOkids Show. Versus - Hamburger vs Sandwich (Nov 5)
2:57 PM
Ruff-Ruff, Tweet & Dave - Kindergarten
Ruff-Ruff, Tweet and Dave put on a show for Hilda the Cow, to thank her for all her hard work down on the farm. They make up a play about Hilda planning a dance party for all her friends and choose costumes, props and sound effects to help tell their story. Tweet directs the action, Ruff-Ruff plays Farmer Fred and Dave stars as Hilda the Cow. Despite some mishaps the show is a triumph and Hilda is inspired to throw a real party!
3:07 PM
Space Racers - K-2 Science
A faint radio signal is picked up in Stardust Bay... coming from the direction of the Sun. Flying off to investigate, Eagle, Robyn and Raven trace the signal to Mercury instead. It seems to be coming from MESSENGER, a spacecraft that was sent to explore Mercury ages ago - but everyone had long presumed the probe to be destroyed. Is it still functioning? The racers carefully touch down on Mercury's shaded side - a tricky feat thanks to its proximity to the Sun during its broadly elliptical orbit. When they finally find MESSENGER, what's left of him is very weak, and there's nothing they can do to help. But MESSENGER says he's okay about that, and asks them to bring his final images and research back to Earth while he lives out his days on Mercury. The kids bid a sad farewell to the probe, who will always be remembered for his landmark discoveries.
3:20 PM
Paw Patrol - Kindergarten
Luke Stars goes missing before his Royal Concert in Barkingburg and Sweetie attempts to take over the Concert! --- Animals are over running Barkingburg Castle while the Princess is away. It's up to Ryder and the Paw Patrol need to get them under control!
3:43 PM
The Ollie & Moon Show - Gr 1-3 Social Studies
When Ollie struggles to make a huge statue as a tribute to Moon, the friends go to Easter Island for inspiration.
3:55 PM
Blynk and Aazoo - Gr 1-3 Science
Our young inquirer, Serena, asks Blynk and Aazoo, "How could I talk to animals?" With the help of our intergalactic science expert, Jessie, discover how our we make sounds, how different animals make different sounds, and how scientists are decoding animal communication. Blynk's invention takes talking to a new level.
4:02 PM
Bookaneers - Gr 1-2 Language
Bookaneers is a literacy series that teaches decoding and deciphering techniques for pronunciation and meaning. In this episode Skaggs and Fibber learn the meaning of the suffix EST
4:05 PM
Xavier Riddle and the Secret Museum - Gr 1-3 Social Studies
Xavier is upset to realize that his friend in Japan will never get to experience his family's amazing museum. Bringing it all the way across the world seems impossible. Unless... To the Secret Museum! Our heroes are sent back in time to meet someone who had a lot of seemingly impossible ideas: inventor Nikola Tesla. We watch in amazement as Nikola first thinks up a water wheel that could power his whole farm, then actually invents one that can harvest the energy of Niagara Falls to power an entire town! Xavier is inspired to keep thinking up ways to bring the museum to his friend, because amazing things can happen when you think big. --- Yadina is determined to make her way around the whole playground structure, but she keeps getting stuck at one spot: the monkey bars. They're really high up and she's too scared to go across! What should she do?? To the Secret Museum! Our heroes are sent back in time to meet someone who refused to let tough challenges scare her off: Nellie Bly. Our trio go along with Nellie as she boldly sleds down a steep snowy hill, and then amazes millions as she boldly partakes in a race around the world! Watching Nellie helps Yadina work up the courage to face down those monkey bars, because when you really want to do something, you should be bold.
4:30 PM
That TVOkids Show
Join TVOkids hosts Lucas, Laura and Greg every weekday as they talk to Ontario kids and have fun in their special blanket forts at home! Today, Greg's Daily Challenge shows kids how to stay active at home and TVOkid Ethan shows us why he loves hockey.
4:34 PM
When I Grow Up! - Gr 1-4 Social Studies
Mikaela checks out a sweet job at an ice cream factory. Ice Cream Maker Keith gives a tour of the plant and helps Mikaela create her very own flavour of ice cream.
4:45 PM
Waffle the Wonder Dog - Gr 1-3 Health
Waffle, Simon, Doug, Evie and Ruby do a sponsored silence to raise money for the school. Mrs Hobbs suggests everyone can have silent fun completing a jigsaw but a piece is missing. Waffle finds it but can't tell anyone; he's not allowed to speak.
4:57 PM
TVOKids music videos.
Melissa, Daniel and Mickeey sing and dance with kids about having fun
5:00 PM
Odd Squad Mobile Unit - Gr 1-3 Math
The Mobile Unit is sent to New York City to fill in for the local Odd Squad agents, who are on strike because they don't like what's being served for lunch. It's up to Opal and Oswald to figure out what they would like to eat. Meanwhile, Orla and Omar must venture out into the city to solve oddness, and see the sights along the way. --- Agent-in-training Orpita decides to do her agent profile report on Omar, who is on creature duty, while the rest of the Mobile Unit goes out to defeat a giant robot. But when Orpita turns out to be too laidback, Omar must use fractions to feed the creature properly before it grows too big and escapes.
5:27 PM
Wild Kratts - Gr 1-4 Science
Chris is in the middle of organizing his creature power discs, when they get a call from Wild Kratts kid Manuel who lives in the Sonoran Desert. He says he has spotted an ocelot in his backyard. An ocelot in the desert? That's so rare, since these wild cats usually live in rainforests. Their Creature Mission - to "spot" an ocelot in the desert. Science Concept: Wild cat identification and habitat adaptation.
5:53 PM
Super Mighty Makers - Gr 1-3 Arts
Craft Kid Nora wants to help her grandmother Shahida organize her jewellery. With the help of Bondini and Super Mighty Maker Holly, Nora makes the "Bling Bling Birdie".
6:05 PM
It's My Party - Gr 1-4 Social Studies
A week-long party honouring African heritage, culminating in a feast and gift-giving is experienced by two kids who have never met.
6:27 PM
Big Top Academy - Gr 1-4 Health
Nicholas and Erica set out to steal the marble, April discovers why Max turned down a major role in the Showcase, and Celeste is so over-extended she's in danger of failing - of all things - science.
6:50 PM
Raven's Quest - Gr 1-3 Social Studies
Madison is a 9-year-old girl from Richibucto, New Brunswick. She's part of the Mi' kmaq Nation. She takes us on a tour of her school and introduces us to Acadian poutine. She goes on a clam digging adventure in her parents' fishing boat and shares her passion for fancy shawl dancing.

Evening

7:00 PM
They're beautiful - and deadly, with venomous spines that resemble a lion's mane. They're lionfish, a tropical reef species normally found in the Indo-Pacific. Now, they're wreaking havoc in the Caribbean and Atlantic - all thought to have descended from a handful of aquarium fish carelessly released into the sea. In these regions, they are potentially a greater threat to coral reefs and commercial fish populations than global warming or pollution.
7:46 PM
Indigenous communities who have fished, hunted, and lived in Ontario's north for generations have a unique understanding of how their environment is changing. Elders pass down environmental knowledge that simply doesn't exist anywhere else. The government and researchers are starting to recognize the value of what elders know and are launching projects to gather traditional knowledge.
7:52 PM
What does racism look like in Canada? In this web series called "First Things First," Cindy Blackstock, executive director of the First Nations Child and Family Caring Society of Canada, tells us the story of Jordan River Anderson and why she continues to fight the Canadian government to gain rights for Indigenous children.
8:00 PM
Two chiropterologists discuss why bats are essential to ecosystems and what is lost when they become endangered.
8:30 PM
While it sounds more like a futuristic, sci-fi title, "Dead Zones" exist in our water environments and are rapidly increasing. Why? A Dead Zone is a term used to describe a greatly reduced level of oxygen in water, which often causes marine life to die. Excess nutrients that run off land into nearby water habitats stimulate an overgrowth of algae that in turn decomposes and depletes the oxygen in water. Habitats that were once teeming with life are reduced to biological deserts.
9:00 PM
Despite having a Master's degree in Economics, Yang, a single mom who is blind, hasn't landed a paying job; Elias has Autism Spectrum Disorder and dreams of being a puppeteer.
9:53 PM
Of the 237 threatened species in Ontario, the Algonquin wolf is the only one that can be legally hunted in parts of the province. The Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry has come under fire for not doing enough. Ontario Hubs field producer Jeyan Jeganathan visits Algonquin Park, one of only a handful of places this keystone species calls home.
10:00 PM
In Ontario, 44% of those arrested eventually have their charges dropped, but the arrest and judicial process leave many with permanent damage. Toronto lawyer Davin Charney fights for the wrongly charged, demanding justice and compensation.
11:00 PM
Two chiropterologists discuss why bats are essential to ecosystems and what is lost when they become endangered.
11:30 PM
While it sounds more like a futuristic, sci-fi title, "Dead Zones" exist in our water environments and are rapidly increasing. Why? A Dead Zone is a term used to describe a greatly reduced level of oxygen in water, which often causes marine life to die. Excess nutrients that run off land into nearby water habitats stimulate an overgrowth of algae that in turn decomposes and depletes the oxygen in water. Habitats that were once teeming with life are reduced to biological deserts.

Late Night

12:00 AM
Despite having a Master's degree in Economics, Yang, a single mom who is blind, hasn't landed a paying job; Elias has Autism Spectrum Disorder and dreams of being a puppeteer.
12:53 AM
Ontario Hubs - Interstitials
Imagine if fruit had a longer shelf life. Rotting and spoiled fruit is a problem consumers, retailers, and farmers have to deal with regularly. As Ontario Hubs field producer Jeyan Jeganathan explains, a team of scientists at the University of Guelph are hoping to fix that with a naturally occurring chemical commonly used in the flavour industry.
1:00 AM
In Ontario, 44% of those arrested eventually have their charges dropped, but the arrest and judicial process leave many with permanent damage. Toronto lawyer Davin Charney fights for the wrongly charged, demanding justice and compensation.
2:00 AM
They're beautiful - and deadly, with venomous spines that resemble a lion's mane. They're lionfish, a tropical reef species normally found in the Indo-Pacific. Now, they're wreaking havoc in the Caribbean and Atlantic - all thought to have descended from a handful of aquarium fish carelessly released into the sea. In these regions, they are potentially a greater threat to coral reefs and commercial fish populations than global warming or pollution.
2:47 AM
Ontario Hubs - Interstitials
At forest schools, children spend most of their day outdoors exploring and learning, while taking more risks and getting more familiar with nature than they would in a traditional classroom setting. To learn more, Ontario Hubs field producer Jeyan Jeganathan gets his boots dirty at the Ottawa Forest and Nature School.
2:53 AM
Francis Pegahmagabow was a feared sniper in World War I - credited with 378 kills. Ontario Hubs field producer Jeyan Jeganathan looks at why Pegahmagabow, the most highly decorated First Nations solider for bravery in Canadian military history, is worth remembering.
3:00 AM
Historian Lucy Worsley examines the extraordinary reign of Catherine the Great and the traumatic conflict with Napoleonic France that provides the setting for the novel War and Peace. She begins in the 18th century, when the great palaces of the Romanovs were built. But in Romanov Russia, blood was always intermingled with the gold, and these splendid interiors were the backdrop to affairs, coups and murder.
4:00 AM
Few Canadians know that 20,000 Canadian soldiers killed in the Great War are still missing. Some lie in unnamed graves others vanished on battlefields in France and Belgium. Norm Christie reveals why so many men disappeared. He solves a 90 year old mystery finding 44 men lost at the Battle of Vimy Ridge.
4:51 AM
Smoked meat sandwiches weren't the only attraction at Nate's Deli. The man behind the counter of this famous deli was none other than Dave Smith, whose kindness has reverberated across the city of Ottawa.
4:55 AM
Is hanging Indigenous art in an office "reconciliation?" In this web series called "First Things First," Indigenous experts take a look at what it really means to reconcile after generations of systemic racism against Indigenous peoples.
5:00 AM
Two chiropterologists discuss why bats are essential to ecosystems and what is lost when they become endangered.
5:30 AM
While it sounds more like a futuristic, sci-fi title, "Dead Zones" exist in our water environments and are rapidly increasing. Why? A Dead Zone is a term used to describe a greatly reduced level of oxygen in water, which often causes marine life to die. Excess nutrients that run off land into nearby water habitats stimulate an overgrowth of algae that in turn decomposes and depletes the oxygen in water. Habitats that were once teeming with life are reduced to biological deserts.
5:56 AM
Hansen Township is a small wilderness area near Killarney, Ont. It is named in honour of a Canadian who inspired people around the world with a historic global tour. But it used to be named after someone much more sinister. Find out more in this short video, part of TVO's Name That Town series.