TV Schedule

Wednesday, February 13, 2019

Morning

6:02 am
Ella the Elephant
Grandma's Visit
Ella finds out her grandmother was a Trunk Trooper and sets out to help her get the one and only troop stamp she didn't manage to earn.
6:15 am
Doki
Skateboard Showdown / Lion Problem
Fico is eager to prove to his cousin Rico that he is the better skateboarder. So they all head to a skate park in Shanghai, China, to enter a big competition! But they discover that it's a team event. To compete, Fico must teach the rest of Team Doki, who are novices, how to skate. As they practice, they find that each of them has a different learning style. --- When Doki boasts about 'taming a lion', it seems a harmless fib... until they're contacted by a WEC friend with a lion problem. Gulp! Now Doki has to back up his boast - but how can I help with a lion problem? It's off to Nairobi, Kenya, to find out! It turns out that lions are trying to prey on their friend Richard's cattle, and they need to find a way to discourage them. The Team try several possible solutions, but none of them work. Doki finally admits he has no lion experience, and apologizes to everyone. Luckily, by now Richard has been inspired to invent a clever device to solve the problem...
6:37 am
Ping and Friends
Go Loud and Soft
Mr. Prickles schedules his yoga day on the same day as Ping & Pong's punk rock concert. Mr. Prickles, Ping and Pong eventually compromise to find a solution agreeable to all.
6:45 am
Tee & Mo
Perfume
Mo is upset when Tee accidentally spills her favourite perfume. Tee is now determined to cheer her up by making her some new perfume from ingredients found around the house. Lucky Mo!
6:52 am
Zerby Derby
Turn! Turn! Turn!
Axle's new racecourse has Zack stumped. It's just a bunch of turns, but no matter what he does he can't do it without flying off the course. Lily and Axle help him figure out what's going wrong.
6:59 am
Odd Squad
The O Team
Security Agents Owen & Ohio secretly provide backup to Olympia & Otis so they can have a pizza party.
7:14 am
Paw Patrol
Pups Save the Runaway Turtles
When Daring Danny X starts his own sporting goods delivery service, he mistakes a turtle eggs for some golf balls. It's up to Paw Patrol to rescue Danny and the baby turtles when the eggs start to hatch.
7:28 am
Wild Kratts
Aqua Frog
While the Wild Kratts explore the life cycle of the Bull Frog, they uncover a plot by Zach Varmitech to destroy the frogs' habitat. With the help of some Wild Kratts kids, the team moves quickly to stop Zach.
7:55 am
Abby Hatcher
Hearts and Hugs Day / Teeny Terry's Treehouse
Otis wants to find a special way to show his love on Hearts and Hugs Day. --- Teeny Terry wants a special hideaway of his own, just like all the other Fuzzlies.
8:18 am
Raven's Quest
Jerome
Jerome is a 9-year-old Cree boy from Timmins, Ontario. Jerome comes from a hunting family and shows us all around his grandpa's hunting lodge. He explains how his people eat the food they gather from hunting. Jerome loves to play hockey no matter what time of year it is!
8:26 am
Splash and Bubbles
Stormy Waters
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.
8:38 am
Space Racers
Star Power
Captain Cosmos fever grips Stardust Space Academy, as filming of a live-action movie version of the show is announced. Even more thrilling, they're coming to Stardust Bay to shoot the movie - and they plan to cast a cadet as actor Peacock J. Thunderbird's sidekick, ,Buzzard Boy., All the Cosmos fans get competitive but it's Eagle who lands the coveted role! His ego soaring, Robyn and Hawk feel very relegated to the sidelines. When filming begins near an active volcano, Eagle quickly learns about stunt doubles... but Starling and Crow mistakenly assume he's capable of his (make-believe and carefully choreographed) on-screen feats. Eager to emulate Eagle, the pair gets stuck inside the volcano's dangerous ash plume. Needing Hawk's and Robyn's help to rescue them, Eagle learns about staying humble - and remembering who your friends are.
8:50 am
Can You Imagine That!
Museum Curator
Cyrus wants to be a museum curator and imagines all the cool things he can collect from all around the world. In his museum, Cyrus would build scenes from different places and times so visitors could see what it was like to live a long, long time ago. The best part of being a museum curator would be experiencing what it would have been like to be, say, a Knight, working in a castle, wearing a heavy suit of armour and participating in a Knights tournament. Wow!
8:56 am
Paw Patrol
Pups Save the Woof and Roll Show / Pups Save an Eagle
Luke Stars is coming to Adventure Bay! The whole town is looking forward to the pop stars show, especially Rubble and a star struck Mayor Goodway. On the big day, the pups wake up to a mess as a storm has blown the whole town apart, including the stage. The Paw Patrol is busy at work fixing the stage and corralling the eager audience when Luke calls to say the bridge is out. Ryder sends Zuma and Skye to airlift Luke and his equipment from one side of the bridge to safety of Ryder's ATV, then to the stage where he wows the audience, with a little help from Rubble. --- While enjoying a hike in the woods, Mayor Goodway's backpack slips down the side of a cliff, with Chickaletta in it! The backpack is perched way out on a limb, with an eagles nest not far away and Mayor Goodway is sure Chickaletta will be the eagles lunch! Ryder calls Chase to winch the backpack and EMT Marshall just in case the chicken falls. No sooner do the pups rescue Chickaletta than they discover the eagle is caught in twine and tied to her own nest. Skye swallows all her fear and rescues the eagle by executing some sneaky maneuvers to get close enough to bite the twine to free the majestic bird. That pups gotta fly!
9:19 am
Shutterbugs
Drain Pain
Odd noises are coming from the Marsh's drains, and the Shutterbugs are sent underground to investigate.
9:31 am
Box Yourself Minis
Winter Girl
Øistein makes a skiing girl toothbrush holder.
9:35 am
Rob the Robot
Show and Share
Rob and friends are playing show and share, but soon realize they have nothing new to show! They travel to Discovery Planet to find new items...but not all of their finds are what they seem!
9:48 am
Ruff-Ruff, Tweet & Dave
A Bowling Adventure
Ruff-Ruff, Tweet and Dave go bowling in the jungle with Bobby the Monkey. Using coconut bowling balls and special jungle pins, they learn how to be champion bowlers!
9:59 am
Miffy's Adventures: Big and Small
Daddy the Plumber
Miffy finds a dripping tap, and Daddy's attempts to fix it - despite Miffy's warnings! - almost lead to a watery disaster. Boris saves the day, but will Daddy learn his lesson?
10:06 am
Tee & Mo
Puzzle
Tee races to complete his Action Ape jigsaw puzzle only to discover that there's one piece missing. It's now up to Tee and Mo to find a creative way of completing the jigsaw picture.
10:13 am
Bing
Hide and Seek
Bing is playing Hide and Seek with Sula, Pando and Coco. Bing doesn't go to the toilet with all the others before the game starts and when he needs to go before he is found he has to decide whether to give up his hiding place or try and hold on.
10:21 am
Are You Ready?
Packing My Backpack
Our friend shows us how he packs up his school backpack all by himself.
10:23 am
Lily's Driftwood Bay
My Fair Hen
Hatsie decides that she needs help to become a little more refined and Lord Stag is happy to give her lessons in being posh! The new Hatsie, however, is impossible to understand and everyone agrees that they prefer unrefined Hatsie, just as she is.
10:31 am
Zou
Zou the Inventor
Zou decides he wants to be an inventor when he grows up but his fist attempts at inventing are not very successful. Dad is also having trouble building something, so Zou and Grandpa join in to help. Using some wheels from Zou's kart and adding some other bits and bobs from the garage, they end up inventing the world's first remote-controlled tea-trolley.
10:42 am
Zou
Zou the First Aider
When Zak hurts himself on the way back from school, Zou watches Mrs. Zolli bandage his ankle. Zou decides that he wants to be a first-aider. At first all goes well, but when he bandages Grandpa to a chair in the garage and then accidentally sticks Poc to a table in the living , he realizes that first-aiding is not as simple as it seems.
10:54 am
Ping and Friends
Pop Goes the World
Pong's latest musical invention, the "Popcorn Pinger" goes berserk!
11:01 am
Frankie and Frank
The ABC's
After Frank finally gets the hang of the ABC's, he doesn't want to stop singing them!
11:05 am
Zerby Derby
Yoo Hoo / Axle's Hill / Balancing Boats and Floats
Zack and Lily take different paths to Zerby Town Marsh. When they get there they can't see each other. The Zerbies can talk to each other with their radios, but they still have to find each other. Lily tries honking her horn for Zack to find her, but the noise echoes, making it hard for Zack to figure out where it's coming from. Lily tries shaking a tree, but the only tree that's small enough for her to shake is too small for Zack to see. Finally, they hit upon the idea of using something they can both see (an old, dead tree) to drive towards until they find each other. --- Zack comes upon Axle who is struggling to drive up a hill with a large flag that he made. Axle's tires aren't very good at gripping the dirt. Zack's tires are very grippy but he doesn't have enough power to climb the hill with Axle's big flag. They call the strongest Zerby they know, Rex. But Rex can't climb the hill either, because he's a heavy truck and even all his power isn't enough to make it up the hill. Sandy the bulldozer comes by and the Zerbies learn that not only are Bulldozers super powerful, but the caterpillar treads grip the dirt even better than wheels. Sandy not only carries the flag to the top of the hill, but tows up Axle, Zack and Rex as well. --- Bob the Boat and Flynn the Float-Plane meet up with the Construction Zerbies, who, with the help of Fran the Ferry, are moving rocks across the lake. Bob and Flynn want to help move rocks. Bob has Strut place a rock on his front, but that just tips him forward. Flynn tries a rock on his back, but that just tips him backward. They both try their sides but that doesn't seem to work either. Zack comes by and shows them how he has his rock right in the middle - where it balances. Bob and Flynn decide to try, try again, this time with rocks right in the middle, where they feel they balance the best. Sure enough, when the rocks are in the right spot Bob and Flynn can carry them across the lake with no problem.
11:26 am
I'm a Fish
I'm a Parrot Fish
The Parrot Fish is the gardener of the ocean they clean the coral reef and try to keep it all nice and healthy.
11:29 am
Now You Know
Thunder and Lightning
Howie and Baboo visit scientist Greg at the Ontario Science Centre who shows them a van de graaff machine and explains how weather creates thunder and lightning.
11:36 am
Dino Dana
King of the Dance Floor
When Dana sees a T. Rex doing a dance, she just knows she has to get to the bottom of the dinosaur's weird behavior. Fortunately, her upstairs neighbor, and he might just have the answers Dana seeks.
11:47 am
Bitz and Bob
Rock & Roll
Bitz and Bob are helping famous artist La Purl move a very large rock across the beach, as she needs it for a mysterious work of art. They try rolling it, but it's too heavy. Expert rock movers Bevel, Zip and Pop arrive, but they can't move it either. Looking for things to help them, Bitz finds some logs to roll the rock, but Bevel stops to eat a banana and the rock rolls off out of control, causing the logs to go everywhere. But maybe floating the rock would work.
11:58 am
You Can Do It Too
Rock & Roll
We're exploring what floats and what sinks to figure out how to stop a stone from sinking in the water. The children engineer a raft from wooden lolly sticks and find the perfect balance for their home made floating fruit juice holders.

Afternoon

12:03 pm
Paw Patrol
Pups Save a Robo-saurus
When the Paw Patrol goes on a road trip, they stop at Mr. Wingnut's road side burger stand which features great big robotic dinosaur mascot. Later that night, the Robo-saurus "comes to life" and lumbers off, dragging a trailer with Mrs. Wingnut inside! The Paw Patrol has to help stop the Robo-saurus, rescue Mrs. Wingnut, and find out what's causing the Robo-saurus to go off on his crazy journey!
12:15 pm
Floogals
Project Caterpillar
Boomer's become very fond of the 3 stripy caterpillars the kids are keeping in the shed. Devastated when one disappears the Floogals stake out the container they are in and unfold the mystery of the disappearing caterpillars by getting to observe for themselves the astonishing phenomena of this natural metamorphosis into a butterfly!
12:26 pm
Trenders
Trenders - Style Fi
Amy and Adam are social media experts. Using a scientific method they help their resident inventor, Eureka, turn his crazy ideas into trending products. In this episode they make green hair fashionable
12:30 pm
Dinosaur Train
Zeppelin 1: Waterfalls / Zeppelin 2: Atoll
The Pteranodon kids are riding the Dinosaur Train with friend and fellow pterosaur, Quincy Queztalcoatlus. When they pass by a waterfall, Buddy comments on how big it is! Quincy's dad mentions a giant waterfall at the edge of the Western Interior Sea. Mr. Conductor gives a lesson about waterfalls and then suggests a unique and amazing way to view the giant falls - from above! They can fly in the experimental Dinosaur Train Zeppelin...if Thurston Troodon will agree to take them all there on the zeppelin's maiden voyage. Thurston does and our Pteranodon family gets to experience a spectacular zeppelin ride! The Queztalcoatluses fly alongside, impressing everyone with their flying abilities. After learning more about waterfalls, the Pteranodons catch lots of fish and dine before heading back to the Train via the one-of-a-kind Dinosaur Train Zeppelin! --- When the Pteranodon family spots Annie and her T. rex herd migrating to follow the food, the Pteranodon kids wonder if other creatures, even marine mammals, also migrate. The Conductor flies the Pteranodon family over the ocean in the Dinosaur Train Zeppelin to look for Polycotylus, a type of marine reptile that does migrate in the ocean. After spotting a pod of migrating Polycotylus from the sky, the Zeppelin lands in an atoll and our family meets Paulette and Polly Polycotylus, a mother and daughter (from what is modern-day Australia.) Our Pteranodon kids, and Mom, Dad and the Conductor learn all about Polycotylus migration and the reptile features. Then the whole group of new friends enjoys a fish-picnic on the reef of the atoll before the Pteranodon clan heads back home in the zeppelin.
12:59 pm
Ruff-Ruff, Tweet & Dave
A Honey Adventure
Ruff-Ruff, Tweet and Dave help Hatty find some honey for his breakfast toast. But where does honey come from? Which animal gives us this tasty treat? It's time for some fun down on the farm to find out!
1:10 pm
Mr. Moon
Wishing Star
Silva wants to visit the Wishing Star and discovers that it's Venus.
1:23 pm
Bing
Bake
Bing and Flop are making ginger bunny biscuits for Charlie and Coco. But when Charlie and Coco arrive Charlie's done a mega poo and in all the fuss cleaning him up nobody hears the chickie timer ring to tell them that the biscuits are cooked.
1:32 pm
Zou
Zou's Igloo
Zou's tries to build an igloo but it doesn't go well. Grandpa suggests pitching a tent instead and Zou loves his garden snow-house.
1:44 pm
Miffy's Adventures: Big and Small
Melanie's School Trip
The whole class has gone on a school visit to the farm. Miffy most wants to see the horse, but Melanie seems to want to see everything BUT the horse - why?
1:51 pm
The Day Henry Met...
The Day Henry Met... an Ice Cream Van
Today Henry meets an Ice cream Van at the seaside on the hottest day of the year! Everything at the seaside needs some ice cream to cool them down but the ice cream man has gone on his lunch break. Henry becomes an ice cream man and serves ice cream to some very happy bucket and spade, deck chair and lilo!
1:57 pm
GBB: This & That Shop
Jay takes This and That's photo for the newspaper.
Jay the Reporter arrives to the This and That Shop to take a picture for the Big Backyard Daily News. When This and That pose for their picture, Jay finds that they are too near to the camera, but when they move back they find that they are too far away. When they finally find the right position the phone rings, making the headline: "This and That too busy to stand still for a photo".
1:59 pm
Yeti Tales
Lian
Nina and Leon are chatting in an imaginary language they made up called Potatociao. Yetili joins the conversation, speaking Jokabilo, his own imaginary language. This leads them to think about travelling and Yetili decides to read a story from a far away place.
2:07 pm
Rob the Robot
Go Fly A Kite
Orbit has constructed amazing kites for the gang. Needing wind to fly them, they visit the Windy Planet. Once there, they're surprised to discover there is no wind on the Windy Planet. In fact not one of the numerous windmills they see is turning. Finally, thanks to Orbit's out of control remote control kite and Rob's keen observations, they realize that he windmills are actually giant fans and turning them on is what makes the Windy Planet windy.
2:20 pm
Zerby Derby
Turbo, Set, Ready
Lily and Zack find a path that has many natural obstacles. They decide to race the whole thing backwards. But they need to come up with a trick to remember all the obstacles in reverse order.
2:30 pm
Canada Crew
National Parks
Bebe and Mo fly their hot air balloon over Grasslands National Park to see Bison, meet Parks Canada interpreter Sheryl at Banff National Park, while Mo soaks in an outdoor hot spring, and Gavin meets a lobster at Cape Breton Highlands National Park.
2:37 pm
Mister Maker
Mister Maker 310
Mister Maker shows you how to make a hillarious rubber glove hand to surpirse your friends, uses stencils to make brilliant art and creates gorgeous glittery boxes in a minute. Guess the answer to today's shape puzzle and watch 'The Mister Maker Kids' make an amazing aeroplane.
2:56 pm
Ruff-Ruff, Tweet & Dave
A Hiccup Adventure
Ruff-Ruff, Tweet and Dave get the hiccups. Everyone they meet suggests a different way to stop them but Dave's blue panda hiccups need a very special cure!
3:07 pm
16 Hudson
Dress Up Mess Up
When the 16 Hudson kids' costumes need accessories for the Kooky Costume Contest, Luc borrows them around the building, but forgets the most important thing of all - asking permission.
3:15 pm
Let's Find Out
Making Money
This is a math series supporting a greater understanding of financial literacy. In this episode, Melissa and Shamus earn money doing chores around the house.
3:20 pm
Paw Patrol
Pups Save a Sleep Walking Bear / Pups Save Dude Ranch Danny
When an ice sculpture turns out to be a hibernating bear, the pups must get it safely home before it wakes up. --- Pups must rescue Daring Danny when the pony he's riding takes off.
3:44 pm
Ollie & Moon
Moon's Magic Wand
Moon drags skeptical Ollie to Merlin's cave in Cornwall to prove to him that real magic exists.
3:56 pm
What's the Big Idea?
Kindness
Lily and Felix explain Hugo all the different ways to be kind, like helping someone who is hurt and taking care of your pets. But when Hugo gives almost all of his balloons away to his friends, he wonders if he's been too kind.
3:57 pm
What's the Big Idea?
Kindness
Lily and Felix explain Hugo all the different ways to be kind, like helping someone who is hurt and taking care of your pets. But when Hugo gives almost all of his balloons away to his friends, he wonders if he's been too kind.
4:02 pm
Odd Squad
Who Is Agent Otis?
Olympia discovers a secret about her partner.
4:03 pm
Odd Squad
Who Is Agent Otis?
Olympia discovers a secret about her partner.
4:30 pm
Arthur
Carried Away / Dueling Detectives!
Kate and Mei Lin are thrilled to tour the solar system with Pal's cousin, Dr. Yowl. But Pal suspects his Plutonian relative is up to no good. --- Wally is missing and Elwood City's best detective is on the case. And that detective is...Binky?!? Not if Fern (aka Detective Virgule Watteau) has anything to say about it!
4:57 pm
Big Top Academy
Episode #18 - True Champions
Things go south during the qualifiers when Sir Rayne finds out about Max's Olympic training, Phoenix is hurt by Nicholas' betrayal, and Rosa can't perform without her lucky shoes.
4:58 pm
Big Top Academy
Episode #18 - True Champions
Things go south during the qualifiers when Sir Rayne finds out about Max's Olympic training, Phoenix is hurt by Nicholas' betrayal, and Rosa can't perform without her lucky shoes.
5:21 pm
Wild Kratts
Lemur Stink Fight
While in Madagascar, the Wild Kratts hear signs of a dispute between two troops of ringtailed lemurs. So they set out to figure out just what these two lemur groups are arguing about. Science Concept: Scent As Communication. Animals use scent as a type of communication.
5:22 pm
Wild Kratts
Lemur Stink Fight
While in Madagascar, the Wild Kratts hear signs of a dispute between two troops of ringtailed lemurs. So they set out to figure out just what these two lemur groups are arguing about. Science Concept: Scent As Communication. Animals use scent as a type of communication.
5:49 pm
Dino Dana
Dino Matchmaker
Dad recalls how he and Mom fell in love as Dana discovers the lengths a Sinornithosaurus must go to in order to attract a mate.
5:50 pm
Dino Dana
Dino Matchmaker
Dad recalls how he and Mom fell in love as Dana discovers the lengths a Sinornithosaurus must go to in order to attract a mate.
6:02 pm
Creature Mania
Episode 8
Today on Creature Mania, we find out what's so sweet about a bitterling, get to know the ring tailed lemur and splash about with the humpback whale. We meet Ava and her dog Archie in Dog Tricks, and Marc and his bird in Pet and Tell. We have a laugh with Panda, Pony and the Two Bobs and get up close with the Racoon.
6:03 pm
Creature Mania
Episode 8
Today on Creature Mania, we find out what's so sweet about a bitterling, get to know the ring tailed lemur and splash about with the humpback whale. We meet Ava and her dog Archie in Dog Tricks, and Marc and his bird in Pet and Tell. We have a laugh with Panda, Pony and the Two Bobs and get up close with the Racoon.
6:30 pm
When I Grow Up!
Cosmetic Chemist / Urban Farmer
Mikaela's career quest brings her to Sharon, a cosmetic chemist who creates new kinds of make-up. Together they create Mikaela's very own purple lipstick. --- The city is fertile ground for Mikaela's introduction to urban farming. At an indoor facility, farmer Jonah shows her how to sow the seeds for this developing career.
6:53 pm
The Space
Lady Vocab - Analyze
Lady Vocab sings a song about the word of the day: Analyze

Evening

7:00 pm
Ep. 1 - Halley VI Research Stations
The award winning Halley VI Research Centre, created for the British Antarctic Survey in 2013, is situated on a floating ice shelf 900 miles from South Pole.
7:50 pm
Fuzzy Divide: The Rise of the Nectarine
The Agenda's Ontario Hubs reporter Jeyan Jeganathan looks at the next big fruit in Ontario, nectarines. More growers in Niagara are opting to grow nectarines in favour of their close relative, peaches. Not only are nectarines more profitable, but they're what consumers are demanding.
8:00 pm
Global Population Decline; The Future of Senior Care
Journalist John Ibbitson and political scientist Darrell Bricker join The Agenda to discuss global population decline, the topic of their book, "Empty Planet: The Shock of Global Population Decline." Then, a look at what's behind the growing movement to promote intergenerational activities to help seniors and young people alike.
9:00 pm
Ep. 1 - Dark Night of the Soul
If one work of art were to be picked to represent the modern age, it would be Edvard Munch's "The Scream." This episode reveals how Nordic landscapes are rarely just landscapes but instead are incredible paintings of the human mind, where dramatic mountains and seas echo the extremes of the psyche. Art historian Andrew Graham-Dixon explores the extraordinary works to come out of the dark Norwegian soul.
9:54 pm
Name That Town: Cobalt
Cobalt was the site of a historic silver rush. So why is the northeastern Ontario town named after another metal that, until recently, wasn't considered all that valuable?
10:00 pm
Ep. 2 - When Teens Run Off The Rails
The second episode looks at troubled teens - why some go bad and others come around. What happens when young people run off the rails? Youth offending is very common - almost everyone does dumb things and many of us break the law. This episode asks why young adolescents engage in juvenile delinquency, and why most of these delinquents desist whereas a few become violent career criminals.
10:45 pm
Fuzzy Divide: The Rise of the Nectarine
The Agenda's Ontario Hubs reporter Jeyan Jeganathan looks at the next big fruit in Ontario, nectarines. More growers in Niagara are opting to grow nectarines in favour of their close relative, peaches. Not only are nectarines more profitable, but they're what consumers are demanding.
10:52 pm
Climate Watch Shorts: Why ticks are moving north
Summer tick season used to be a problem only in the southern part of Ontario, but tick populations are moving north as the climate grows warmer. A parasitologist at the Ontario Veterinary College in Guelph explains how this migration is affecting people and their pets.
11:00 pm
Global Population Decline; The Future of Senior Care
Journalist John Ibbitson and political scientist Darrell Bricker join The Agenda to discuss global population decline, the topic of their book, "Empty Planet: The Shock of Global Population Decline." Then, a look at what's behind the growing movement to promote intergenerational activities to help seniors and young people alike.

Late Night

12:00 am
Ep. 1 - Dark Night of the Soul
If one work of art were to be picked to represent the modern age, it would be Edvard Munch's "The Scream." This episode reveals how Nordic landscapes are rarely just landscapes but instead are incredible paintings of the human mind, where dramatic mountains and seas echo the extremes of the psyche. Art historian Andrew Graham-Dixon explores the extraordinary works to come out of the dark Norwegian soul.
12:53 am
Big Ideas for Big Box Stores
What happens when big box stores such as Sears and Target close up shop? Ontario Hubs field producer Jeyan Jeganathan talks about a recent trip to Hamilton where locals are filling the void.
1:00 am
Ep. 2 - When Teens Run Off The Rails
The second episode looks at troubled teens - why some go bad and others come around. What happens when young people run off the rails? Youth offending is very common - almost everyone does dumb things and many of us break the law. This episode asks why young adolescents engage in juvenile delinquency, and why most of these delinquents desist whereas a few become violent career criminals.
1:45 am
Flawed
From Andrea Dorfman's vivid imagination, "Flawed" is a charming little film about very big ideas. Tracing her encounter with a potential romantic partner, Dorfman questions her attraction and the uneasy possibility of love, but ultimately, whether a girl can accept herself, imperfections and all.
2:00 am
Ep. 1 - Halley VI Research Stations
The award winning Halley VI Research Centre, created for the British Antarctic Survey in 2013, is situated on a floating ice shelf 900 miles from South Pole.
2:50 am
Climate Watch Shorts: Water quality at Ontario's beaches
The water quality at Durham Region's 14 beaches is monitored weekly for E. coli contamination - something that is becoming worse because of climate change. Hotter temperatures and more frequent severe storms help create the conditions for E. coli in the water. We speak with the vice-president of Lake Ontario Waterkeeper, a scientist, and a Durham Region health inspector about this phenomenon.
2:54 am
Combatting Carp with Christmas Trees
The Royal Botanical Gardens is using old Christmas trees to build a barrier to keep the invasive common carp out of Hamilton's marshes and ponds. As Ontario Hubs field producer Jeyan Jeganathan explains, there is need for more trees after record high water levels across Ontario last year.
3:00 am
Ep. 5 - Onions, Steak, Olives
Matt Tebbutt wants to know how it's possible for British onions to be sold in supermarkets year-round. The answer lies not in the soil, but in an aircraft hangar. Also, is expensive aged steak worth the wait? Jimmy Doherty visits a top butcher to find out how aged beef is produced and whether it's possible to dry-age your own steaks at home. Kate Quilton is intrigued about what goes into a stuffed olive.
3:24 am
Climate Watch Shorts: Farming in a changing climate
New discoveries from Vineland Research and Innovation Centre, located in Niagara, helps farmers deal with the changing climate. With longer, hotter summers come more frequent droughts and new kinds of pests. We look at how Vineland is helping farmers handle the changing climate.
3:30 am
Ep. 6 - Stout, Watercress, Mustard
Jimmy Doherty wants to know what gives stout its smooth texture. Kate Quilton is on the trail of the ultimate superfood. And why is English mustard hot while the Dijon variety is relatively cool?
3:53 am
Climate Watch Shorts: Wineries
Prince Edward County's growth as a wine region is closely intertwined with climate change. Declared a Designated Viticultural Area in 2007, the region has gone from one vineyard in 2000 to more than 40 today. Climate change is making growing seasons longer in Ontario, making the climate more hospitable for grapes. But the changes also threaten to introduce new pests. Wine producers in the County work together to adapt and grow. Meanwhile, climate change elsewhere opens up opportunities for Ontario wines. While things in this province are becoming more hospitable on average, elsewhere droughts and wildfires threaten long-established vineyards.
4:00 am
Ep. 3 - John Torode's Argentina
Celebrity chef John Torode fulfils a lifelong ambition to go to Argentina, where eating beef is a national obsession. After savouring street food from the barbecues, or asados, in Buenos Aires, he travels across the vast pastures of the pampas to the foothills of the Andes. His mission: to find the best piece of steak in the world and the best way to cook it. Along the way, he discovers modern industrial farming has changed the landscape and threatened a way of life unchanged for centuries.
5:00 am
Global Population Decline; The Future of Senior Care
Journalist John Ibbitson and political scientist Darrell Bricker join The Agenda to discuss global population decline, the topic of their book, "Empty Planet: The Shock of Global Population Decline." Then, a look at what's behind the growing movement to promote intergenerational activities to help seniors and young people alike.