January 2020 Primetime Schedule
The Nile: 5000 Years of History
Ep. 1
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In this first episode Bettany Hughes visits Egypt's gateway to the world - the Nile's mouth - before boarding her fabulous 'dahabiya' and meeting the crew that will guide her upstream, the length of Egypt.
The Nile: 5000 Years of History
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A hundred miles south of Cairo, Bettany Hughes starts this second episode on a stretch of Nile that few visitors ever get to see
The Nile: 5000 Years of History
Ep. 3
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Traffic on the Nile is building as this third episode begins, signaling Bettany Hughes' arrival into Luxor - the 'world's greatest open-air museum'.
The Nile: 5000 Years of History
Ep. 4
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In this final episode, Bettany Hughes reaches the Egyptian Nile's southernmost parts. Once upon a time there was a risk of being eaten by crocodiles here. Today, this stretch of the Nile is just startlingly beautiful.
Striking Balance
Ep. 7 - Fundy
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The Inner Bay of Fundy's population of Atlantic salmon is teetering on the edge of extinction, but people are determined to bring it back.
Chasing Perfection
Ep. 1 - From Birth to the Starting Line
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Michael Johnson examines how athletes' performance is affected by science and technology.
Chasing Perfection
Ep. 2 - From Starting Line to Podium
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Michael Johnson explores the difference between the crowd at the starting line and the serial champions who end up on the podium time and time again.
NFB Shorts
Flawed
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From Andrea Dorfman's vivid imagination, "Flawed" is a charming little film about attraction, self-esteem and the uneasy possibility of love.
National Geographic
Breakthrough: The Age of Aging
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To enhance our quality of life, pioneering researchers are trying to extend the healthy years of our lifespan.
Ontario Hubs
The Future of Beekeeping
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The Agenda discusses the beekeeping program at Niagara College.
National Geographic
Breakthrough: More than Human
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Chances are you either know, or you are, a cyborg: a person who is aided or enhanced by embedded technology.
Atikokan Calming Project
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Ontario Hubs producer Jeyan Jeganathan talks to two passionate teachers in Atikokan who transformed their school into calming place to learn.
Striking Balance
Ep. 7 - Fundy
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The Inner Bay of Fundy's population of Atlantic salmon is teetering on the edge of extinction, but people are determined to bring it back.
Some Sort of Judas
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Ostracized for breaking a code of silence and testifying against a friend, Kevin Williams is released from prison into an uncertain future.
The Lost Highway
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Once the main road between Toronto and Ottawa, Ontario's Highway 7 is now a black ribbon of failed businesses and derelict properties.
Lands of the Monsoon
Ep. 1 - Waiting for the Rains
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Travelling from the northern shores of Australia to the peaks of the Himalayas, this episode reveals how the monsoon works.
The Truth About Getting Fit
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What's the least amount of exercise you can do and still live a long, healthy life?
Never Be Boring: Billy Wilder
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Archival footage and wide-ranging interviews offer insight into a cinematic genius whose immigrant experience shaped the images he created on screen.
Brilliant Ideas
The Iconic Public Sculpture Art of Jaume Plensa
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Born in 1955 in Barcelona, Plensa is a renowned sculptor and public artist.
Striking Balance
Ep. 8 - Waterton
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Grizzlies are increasingly protected in Alberta, challenging the ranchers of the Waterton Biosphere Reserve to find new ways to coexist with them.
Never Be Boring: Billy Wilder
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Archival footage and wide-ranging interviews offer insight into a cinematic genius whose immigrant experience shaped the images he created on screen.
Brilliant Ideas
The Iconic Public Sculpture Art of Jaume Plensa
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Born in 1955 in Barcelona, Plensa is a renowned sculptor and public artist.
Lands of the Monsoon
Ep. 1 - Waiting for the Rains
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Travelling from the northern shores of Australia to the peaks of the Himalayas, this episode reveals how the monsoon works.
There Is A House Here
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Toronto filmmaker Alan Zweig's documentary navigates issues of culture and identity as he travels to Nunavut with musician Lucie Idlout.
Brilliant Ideas
Ali Banisadr's Impassioned Landscapes
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Combining Iranian and American influences, Ali Banisadr is known for his intricate, abstract paintings.
Only Me Generation
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Did China's one-child policy really create a generation of spoiled, privileged, selfish young adults?
Attenborough's Fabulous Frogs
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There are more than 5,000 species of frogs and toads on the planet, in all shapes, colours and sizes.
The Truth About Healthy Eating
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We spend millions each year on products we're told are good for us, but does science back up the claims?
Heartbeat
Ep. 22 - House Rules
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Steve Crane's eccentric mother Babs arrives in Aidensfield, having burnt her bridges with her screenwriter boyfriend and grown tired of the London arts scene
The Missing
Ep. 1 - Eden
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The lives of a couple change forever when their five-year-old son goes missing on a family holiday to France.
The Fruit Machine
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Survivors of a decades-long homosexual witch-hunt recount their personal stories of dedication and betrayal at the hands of the Canadian government.
Heartbeat
Ep. 22 - House Rules
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Steve Crane's eccentric mother Babs arrives in Aidensfield, having burnt her bridges with her screenwriter boyfriend and grown tired of the London arts scene
The Missing
Ep. 1 - Eden
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The lives of a couple change forever when their five-year-old son goes missing on a family holiday to France.
Attenborough's Fabulous Frogs
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There are more than 5,000 species of frogs and toads on the planet, in all shapes, colours and sizes.
Much Too Young (Feature Version)
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What does it mean to be a young adult who becomes a caregiver for a parent with early-onset Alzheimer's?
Brilliant Ideas
Francesco Clemente Paints a Multicultural Landscape
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One of the world's most respected painters, Francesco was central to the art form's 1980s resurgence. Both figurative and abstract, his works explore the mysteries of human life.
National Geographic
Wild 24 - Ep. 3 - Brazil: Deadly Paradise
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Ravaged by the heat, deadly predators such as jaguars and caimans clash with prey around shrinking pools of water.
Coast New Zealand
Ep. 2 - Chatham Islands
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Neil Oliver visits living Moriori artefacts and Michael Stevens hears about the day the Germans infiltrated the islands' waters during World War 2.
Ontario Hubs
Rachel Romu: A Spotlight on Disability
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Ontario Hubs producer Jeyan Jeganathan talks with a model who is hoping to change the way people view disability.
The Gardener
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Nestled in the Charlevoix region of Quebec is gardener Frank Cabot's fabled Les Quatre Vents (The Four Winds), one of the world's most beautiful private gardens. Cabot reflects on the meaning of gardening and its impact on our lives.
My Millennial Life (Feature Version)
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A look through the eyes of a group of 20-somethings at the obstacles they face in making their mark on the world.
National Geographic
Wild 24 - Ep. 3 - Brazil: Deadly Paradise
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Ravaged by the heat, deadly predators such as jaguars and caimans clash with prey around shrinking pools of water.
Coast New Zealand
Ep. 2 - Chatham Islands
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Neil Oliver visits living Moriori artefacts and Michael Stevens hears about the day the Germans infiltrated the islands' waters during World War 2.
The Gardener
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Nestled in the Charlevoix region of Quebec is gardener Frank Cabot's fabled Les Quatre Vents (The Four Winds), one of the world's most beautiful private gardens. Cabot reflects on the meaning of gardening and its impact on our lives.
My Millennial Life (Feature Version)
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A look through the eyes of a group of 20-somethings at the obstacles they face in making their mark on the world.
National Geographic
Wild 24 - Ep. 3 - Brazil: Deadly Paradise
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Ravaged by the heat, deadly predators such as jaguars and caimans clash with prey around shrinking pools of water.
Atikokan Calming Project
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Ontario Hubs producer Jeyan Jeganathan talks to two passionate teachers in Atikokan who transformed their school into calming place to learn.
Midsomer Murders
Midsomer Murders 20th Anniversary Special
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Presented by John Nettles, the original DCI Barnaby, this anniversary special features stars past and present discussing the peculiar quirks of the delightful yet deadly county.
Midsomer Murders
Midsomer Murders - With Baited Breath
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Fishermen and women flock to the village of Solomon Gorge desperate to catch a giant fish that is said to lurk in the lake. Their plans are threatened however when hundreds of lycra clad sporting enthusiasts descend on the area for the Pyscho Mud Run
Everything Will Be
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Vancouver's once-thriving Chinatown is in the midst of a transformation playing out across many ethnic enclaves.
National Geographic
Wild 24 - Ep. 3 - Brazil: Deadly Paradise
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Ravaged by the heat, deadly predators such as jaguars and caimans clash with prey around shrinking pools of water.
Walls to Bridges
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Inmates at the Grand Valley Institution for Women gain confidence and earn degrees in mixed classes with undergraduate students.
Midsomer Murders
Midsomer Murders 20th Anniversary Special
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Presented by John Nettles, the original DCI Barnaby, this anniversary special features stars past and present discussing the peculiar quirks of the delightful yet deadly county.
Midsomer Murders
Midsomer Murders - With Baited Breath
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Fishermen and women flock to the village of Solomon Gorge desperate to catch a giant fish that is said to lurk in the lake. Their plans are threatened however when hundreds of lycra clad sporting enthusiasts descend on the area for the Pyscho Mud Run
Everything Will Be
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Vancouver's once-thriving Chinatown is in the midst of a transformation playing out across many ethnic enclaves.
If Walls Could Talk
Ep. 4 - The Kitchen
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Lucy Worsley ends the series by looking at what was once considered the most dirty, dangerous and undesirable room in the house.
Digging for Britain
Ep. 1 - West
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Archeologists gather at the Salisbury Museum to look at finds from Marden Henge, Durotriges, Trellech, Kent's Cavern, Jersey, and Staffordshire Hoard.
The Agenda with Steve Paikin
A Millionaire's Murder Mystery; Salman Rushdie
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Charlotte Gray discusses her book, "Murdered Midas." Then, Salman Rushdie talks about his book, "Quichotte," a modern-day retelling of Don Quixote.
The Genius of George Boole
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Mathematician and unsung hero George Boole is now recognized as the forefather of the information age.
The Story of Egypt
Ep. 1 - The Road to the Pyramids
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Joann Fletcher goes in search of the building blocks of Egyptian civilization.
The Agenda with Steve Paikin
A Millionaire's Murder Mystery; Salman Rushdie
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Charlotte Gray discusses her book, "Murdered Midas." Then, Salman Rushdie talks about his book, "Quichotte," a modern-day retelling of Don Quixote.
The Genius of George Boole
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Mathematician and unsung hero George Boole is now recognized as the forefather of the information age.
The Story of Egypt
Ep. 1 - The Road to the Pyramids
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Joann Fletcher goes in search of the building blocks of Egyptian civilization.
Digging for Britain
Ep. 1 - West
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Archeologists gather at the Salisbury Museum to look at finds from Marden Henge, Durotriges, Trellech, Kent's Cavern, Jersey, and Staffordshire Hoard.
A Cook Abroad
Ep. 1 - Dave Myers' Egypt
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Hairy Biker Dave Myers travels to Egypt, home to some of the oldest recipes known to man.
A Cook Abroad
Ep. 2 - Tony Singh's India
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Scottish chef Tony Singh travels to India to discover whether his mother's Punjabi cooking is the real deal.
The Agenda with Steve Paikin
A Millionaire's Murder Mystery; Salman Rushdie
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Charlotte Gray discusses her book, "Murdered Midas." Then, Salman Rushdie talks about his book, "Quichotte," a modern-day retelling of Don Quixote.
City Wildlife Rescue
Ep. 1
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A duck lays eggs on a roof patio, and a fox cub struggles with a mystery illness. Also, how do you get close enough to a snapping turtle to treat it?
City Wildlife Rescue
Ep. 2
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A family of baby rabbits needs help after a dog attacks the nest.
The Agenda with Steve Paikin
The Persistence of Bullying; Arctic Challenges
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The Agenda discusses how schools can curb incidences of bullying. Then, how will Canada approach issues in the Artic?
Nefertiti's Daughters
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This film examines the role of women's revolutionary street art during the Egyptian uprisings.
Waterlilies
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In their sixties, seven women have decided to learn how to swim. Out of their comfort zone, they reveal what drives them to keep striving for more.
17 and Life Doesn't Wait
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Exploring the challenges faced by three teenage girls in their final year of high school. Expectations clash with reality and things don't always go as planned, but these teens are determined to find a place for themselves in the world.
The Agenda with Steve Paikin
The Persistence of Bullying; Arctic Challenges
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The Agenda discusses how schools can curb incidences of bullying. Then, how will Canada approach issues in the Artic?
Nefertiti's Daughters
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This film examines the role of women's revolutionary street art during the Egyptian uprisings.
Waterlilies
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In their sixties, seven women have decided to learn how to swim. Out of their comfort zone, they reveal what drives them to keep striving for more.
17 and Life Doesn't Wait
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Exploring the challenges faced by three teenage girls in their final year of high school. Expectations clash with reality and things don't always go as planned, but these teens are determined to find a place for themselves in the world.
City Wildlife Rescue
Ep. 1
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A duck lays eggs on a roof patio, and a fox cub struggles with a mystery illness. Also, how do you get close enough to a snapping turtle to treat it?
City Wildlife Rescue
Ep. 2
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A family of baby rabbits needs help after a dog attacks the nest.
A Cook Abroad
Ep. 3 - John Torode's Argentina
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Chef John Torode fulfils a lifelong ambition to go to Argentina, where eating beef is a national obsession.
A Cook Abroad
Ep. 4 - Monica Galetti's France
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Monica Galetti goes to the Jura Mountains to get hands-on with the produce she uses every day in her restaurant.
The Agenda with Steve Paikin
The Persistence of Bullying; Arctic Challenges
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The Agenda discusses how schools can curb incidences of bullying. Then, how will Canada approach issues in the Artic?
Impossible Engineering
Ep. 1 - Mega Bridge
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Construction of Greece's three-kilometre Rion-Antirion Bridge faced many obstacles, including seismic activity.
Walls to Bridges
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Inmates at the Grand Valley Institution for Women gain confidence and earn degrees in mixed classes with undergraduate students.
The Agenda with Steve Paikin
Memoirs of a Street Nurse; The Undoing of History
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Cathy Crowe discusses her life as a street nurse, and the ongoing problem of homelessness in Ontario. Then, as enrolment in history declines in universities, why are podcasts and documentaries on the subject increasing in popularity?
Brilliant Ideas
Sopheap Pich
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Sopheap Pich is one of Cambodia's most exciting and internationally recognized artists. His instantly recognizable bamboo and rattan sculptures are shaping the South East Asian contemporary art world.
Brilliant Ideas
teamLab
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Founded in 2001 by Toshiyuki Inoko, teamLab is a 400-strong Japanese digital art collective whose members include artists, programmers, engineers, CG animators, mathematicians, architects and designers.
Predict My Future: The Science of Us
Ep. 1 - The Early Years
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Meet the most studied people in the world - 1,037 individuals followed since their birth in 1972.
The Agenda with Steve Paikin
Memoirs of a Street Nurse; The Undoing of History
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Cathy Crowe discusses her life as a street nurse, and the ongoing problem of homelessness in Ontario. Then, as enrolment in history declines in universities, why are podcasts and documentaries on the subject increasing in popularity?
Brilliant Ideas
Sopheap Pich
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Sopheap Pich is one of Cambodia's most exciting and internationally recognized artists. His instantly recognizable bamboo and rattan sculptures are shaping the South East Asian contemporary art world.
Brilliant Ideas
teamLab
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Founded in 2001 by Toshiyuki Inoko, teamLab is a 400-strong Japanese digital art collective whose members include artists, programmers, engineers, CG animators, mathematicians, architects and designers.
Predict My Future: The Science of Us
Ep. 1 - The Early Years
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Meet the most studied people in the world - 1,037 individuals followed since their birth in 1972.
Impossible Engineering
Ep. 1 - Mega Bridge
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Construction of Greece's three-kilometre Rion-Antirion Bridge faced many obstacles, including seismic activity.
A Cook Abroad
Ep. 5 - Rick Stein's Australia
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Rick Stein is in Australia, a country he fell in love with on his first visit at the age of 19.
A Cook Abroad
Ep. 6 - Rachel Khoo's Malaysia
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Cook and food writer Rachel Khoo heads to Malaysia, home of her extended family, to explore one of the most exciting cuisines on the planet.
The Agenda with Steve Paikin
Memoirs of a Street Nurse; The Undoing of History
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Cathy Crowe discusses her life as a street nurse, and the ongoing problem of homelessness in Ontario. Then, as enrolment in history declines in universities, why are podcasts and documentaries on the subject increasing in popularity?
Lands of the Monsoon
Ep. 2 - Deluge
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The full force of the monsoon finally arrives. Dramas unfold as the weather front rampages across the Indian subcontinent and southern Asia.
The Agenda with Steve Paikin
World Issues to Watch in 2020; Podcaster Dan Carlin
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What will be the big international issues in 2020? Then, podcaster Dan Carlin discusses his career and his new book.
School of Babel
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Shot over one academic year at a Paris secondary school, this film follows young newcomers to France as they try to adapt to life in a new land.
Brilliant Ideas
The Socially Conscious Cartography of Tiffany Chung
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Explore the design and inspiration of Vietnamese artist Tiffany Chung's cartographic works as she draws upon her experiences as a refugee to depict the themes of conflict, migration and more.
The Agenda with Steve Paikin
World Issues to Watch in 2020; Podcaster Dan Carlin
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What will be the big international issues in 2020? Then, podcaster Dan Carlin discusses his career and his new book.
School of Babel
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Shot over one academic year at a Paris secondary school, this film follows young newcomers to France as they try to adapt to life in a new land.
Brilliant Ideas
The Socially Conscious Cartography of Tiffany Chung
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Explore the design and inspiration of Vietnamese artist Tiffany Chung's cartographic works as she draws upon her experiences as a refugee to depict the themes of conflict, migration and more.
Lands of the Monsoon
Ep. 2 - Deluge
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The full force of the monsoon finally arrives. Dramas unfold as the weather front rampages across the Indian subcontinent and southern Asia.
Abused: The Untold Story
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In 2012, Britain was shaken by revelations of sexual abuse by television personality Jimmy Savile, abuse that had gone unchecked for decades.
Brilliant Ideas
teamLab
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Founded in 2001 by Toshiyuki Inoko, teamLab is a 400-strong Japanese digital art collective whose members include artists, programmers, engineers, CG animators, mathematicians, architects and designers.
The Agenda with Steve Paikin
World Issues to Watch in 2020; Podcaster Dan Carlin
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What will be the big international issues in 2020? Then, podcaster Dan Carlin discusses his career and his new book.
Animal Super Senses
Ep. 1 - Sight
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This episode explores the extraordinary sense of sight in the animal world.
The Agenda with Steve Paikin
World News Dread; Great Lakes Surfing, Bullying in Schools
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How do catastrophic world events affect our anxiety levels? Find out how to surf on the Great Lakes. And, how will major world events continue or resolve in 2020?
Heartbeat
Ep. 23 - Mackerel Sky
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A dying ex-con kidnaps Jenny in a plan to force old nemesis Merton into giving him the identity of the informant responsible for his 8-year prison sentence, but things don't go according to plan.
The Missing
Ep. 2 - Pray For Me
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Three days after Oliver's disappearance, suspicion falls on a known pedophile living in the area.
The Agenda with Steve Paikin
World News Dread; Great Lakes Surfing, Bullying in Schools
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How do catastrophic world events affect our anxiety levels? Find out how to surf on the Great Lakes. And, how will major world events continue or resolve in 2020?
Heartbeat
Ep. 23 - Mackerel Sky
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A dying ex-con kidnaps Jenny in a plan to force old nemesis Merton into giving him the identity of the informant responsible for his 8-year prison sentence, but things don't go according to plan.
Walls to Bridges
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Inmates at the Grand Valley Institution for Women gain confidence and earn degrees in mixed classes with undergraduate students.
The Missing
Ep. 2 - Pray For Me
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Three days after Oliver's disappearance, suspicion falls on a known pedophile living in the area.
Animal Super Senses
Ep. 1 - Sight
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This episode explores the extraordinary sense of sight in the animal world.
Special Ed
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Meet Ed Ackerman, an eccentric dreamer, rebel and a maverick with an obsession for the alphabet, as he tries to save his home from demolition.
National Geographic
Wild 24 - Ep. 4 - Life on the Equator
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For creatures in the jungles and grasslands, living in the glare of the overhead sun is never easy, but it is wondrous.
Coast New Zealand
Ep. 3 - Bay of Plenty
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Plenty by name, plenty by nature... this stretch of coast offers more than its fair share of seaside tales. Join Neil Oliver and the team as they explore Bay of Plenty.
Peggy Guggenheim: Art Addict
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Lisa Immordino Vreeland's documentary is a portrait of an heiress who built one of the finest collections of 20th-century art.
Beauty
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Filmmaker Christina Willings explores the lives of five kids who are challenging gender norms.
Mugshot
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"Mugshot" explores the bewildering world of mugshots and examines their cultural significance and value to contemporary society.
National Geographic
Wild 24 - Ep. 4 - Life on the Equator
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For creatures in the jungles and grasslands, living in the glare of the overhead sun is never easy, but it is wondrous.
Coast New Zealand
Ep. 3 - Bay of Plenty
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Plenty by name, plenty by nature... this stretch of coast offers more than its fair share of seaside tales. Join Neil Oliver and the team as they explore Bay of Plenty.
Church Conversions
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Ontario Hubs field producer Jeyan Jeganathan explores new community uses for old Ontario churches.
Peggy Guggenheim: Art Addict
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Lisa Immordino Vreeland's documentary is a portrait of an heiress who built one of the finest collections of 20th-century art.
Beauty
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Filmmaker Christina Willings explores the lives of five kids who are challenging gender norms.
Mugshot
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"Mugshot" explores the bewildering world of mugshots and examines their cultural significance and value to contemporary society.
National Geographic
Wild 24 - Ep. 4 - Life on the Equator
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For creatures in the jungles and grasslands, living in the glare of the overhead sun is never easy, but it is wondrous.
Human Plus
Touch
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The sense of touch is an invisible force of human nature. Not only does it perceive tiny elements that our eyes can't see, but it plays a vital role in our lives.
Dangerous Borders: A Journey Across India and Pakistan
Ep. 1
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Babita Sharma begins her journey in Adipur, which started life as a refugee camp for Hindus fleeing the newly created Muslim state of Pakistan.
17 and Life Doesn't Wait
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Exploring the challenges faced by three teenage girls in their final year of high school. Expectations clash with reality and things don't always go as planned, but these teens are determined to find a place for themselves in the world.
Mixed Match
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People of mixed ethnicity face complex challenges when trying to find compatible donors to treat life-threatening blood diseases.
National Geographic
Wild 24 - Ep. 4 - Life on the Equator
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For creatures in the jungles and grasslands, living in the glare of the overhead sun is never easy, but it is wondrous.
Church Conversions
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Ontario Hubs field producer Jeyan Jeganathan explores new community uses for old Ontario churches.
Human Plus
Touch
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The sense of touch is an invisible force of human nature. Not only does it perceive tiny elements that our eyes can't see, but it plays a vital role in our lives.
Ontario Hubs
The Future of Beekeeping
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The Agenda discusses the beekeeping program at Niagara College.
Dangerous Borders: A Journey Across India and Pakistan
Ep. 1
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Babita Sharma begins her journey in Adipur, which started life as a refugee camp for Hindus fleeing the newly created Muslim state of Pakistan.
17 and Life Doesn't Wait
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dv
Exploring the challenges faced by three teenage girls in their final year of high school. Expectations clash with reality and things don't always go as planned, but these teens are determined to find a place for themselves in the world.
Mixed Match
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People of mixed ethnicity face complex challenges when trying to find compatible donors to treat life-threatening blood diseases.
The Agenda with Steve Paikin
World News Dread; Great Lakes Surfing, Bullying in Schools
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How do catastrophic world events affect our anxiety levels? Find out how to surf on the Great Lakes. And, how will major world events continue or resolve in 2020?
Digging for Britain
Ep. 3 - North
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At the Neolithic Orkney World Heritage Site, the Ness of Brodgar houses a 5,000-year-old temple at the heart of a sacred landscape.
The Agenda with Steve Paikin
GTA Transit Solutions; Innisfil's Futuristic Development
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With the GTA population on track to rise, how will the region effectively move communters around. Then, the innovative plans of the small Ontario town of Innisfil.
Extraordinary Women
Dr. Ruth Westheimer
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A look at the extraordinary life of Dr. Ruth Westheimer, the world's most famous sex therapist.
The Story of Egypt
Ep. 2 - Chaos
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The pyramid age ended in catastrophe, with famine and a worsening climate leading the young state to civil war.
The Agenda with Steve Paikin
GTA Transit Solutions; Innisfil's Futuristic Development
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With the GTA population on track to rise, how will the region effectively move communters around. Then, the innovative plans of the small Ontario town of Innisfil.
Extraordinary Women
Dr. Ruth Westheimer
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A look at the extraordinary life of Dr. Ruth Westheimer, the world's most famous sex therapist.
The Story of Egypt
Ep. 2 - Chaos
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The pyramid age ended in catastrophe, with famine and a worsening climate leading the young state to civil war.
Digging for Britain
Ep. 3 - North
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At the Neolithic Orkney World Heritage Site, the Ness of Brodgar houses a 5,000-year-old temple at the heart of a sacred landscape.
I Am the Ambassador
Ep. 1 - I Am the Ambassador
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Rufus Gifford is turning 40 and has a busy schedule. The embassy celebrates by throwing a BBQ party and introducing him to a Danish tradition.
I Am the Ambassador
Ep. 2 - I Am the Ambassador
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Rufus Gifford is preparing for the approaching Pride parade in Copenhagen and trying to master Danish pronunciation.
Genius of the Ancient World
Ep. 1 - Buddha
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Historian Bettany Hughes travels to India to investigate the revolutionary ideas of the Buddha.
The Agenda with Steve Paikin
GTA Transit Solutions; Innisfil's Futuristic Development
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With the GTA population on track to rise, how will the region effectively move communters around. Then, the innovative plans of the small Ontario town of Innisfil.
City Wildlife Rescue
Ep. 3
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A young Cooper's hawk falls into a pool and is injured, then escapes into the bush. And it's time to give the centre's skunks their vaccinations.
City Wildlife Rescue
Ep. 4
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A young coyote suffers from mange, a snake shows up with what appears to be a dislocated jaw, and an abandoned baby mink requires special care.
The Agenda with Steve Paikin
Workplace Wellbeing
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Should an employees happiness at work be the responsibility of the employer? We look at worlplace wellness trends.
The Siege of Sarajevo
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To mark the 20th anniversary of the end of the longest siege in modern history, this documentary offers an intimate portrait of a city and its people.
Brilliant Ideas
Sun Xun: One of China's Most Ambitious Young Artists
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Chinese artist Sun Xun often depicts works exploring Chinese culture and history.
The Agenda with Steve Paikin
Workplace Wellbeing
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Should an employees happiness at work be the responsibility of the employer? We look at worlplace wellness trends.
The Siege of Sarajevo
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dv
To mark the 20th anniversary of the end of the longest siege in modern history, this documentary offers an intimate portrait of a city and its people.
Brilliant Ideas
Sun Xun: One of China's Most Ambitious Young Artists
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Chinese artist Sun Xun often depicts works exploring Chinese culture and history.
City Wildlife Rescue
Ep. 3
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A young Cooper's hawk falls into a pool and is injured, then escapes into the bush. And it's time to give the centre's skunks their vaccinations.
City Wildlife Rescue
Ep. 4
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A young coyote suffers from mange, a snake shows up with what appears to be a dislocated jaw, and an abandoned baby mink requires special care.
I Am the Ambassador
Ep. 3 - I Am the Ambassador
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U.S. Ambassador Rufus Gifford is busier than ever and finds it difficult when his partner, Stephen, isn't there to talk to.
I Am the Ambassador
Ep. 4 - I Am the Ambassador
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Rufus Gifford is back in the States to celebrate his parents' wedding anniversary and his mother's 70th birthday.
Genius of the Ancient World
Ep. 2 - Socrates
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Historian Bettany Hughes visits Greece on the trail of the maverick thinker Socrates, who was executed for his beliefs.
The Agenda with Steve Paikin
Workplace Wellbeing
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Should an employees happiness at work be the responsibility of the employer? We look at worlplace wellness trends.
Impossible Engineering
Ep. 2 - Ultimate Warship
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Construction of HMS Queen Elizabeth, the largest warship in the history of the British Royal Navy, is chronicled.
Atikokan Calming Project
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Ontario Hubs producer Jeyan Jeganathan talks to two passionate teachers in Atikokan who transformed their school into calming place to learn.
The Agenda with Steve Paikin
Climate Politics; Canada's Indiana Jones
new
How does the political infighting on climate change affect the world's ability to save the planet?
Art of Scandinavia
Ep. 1 - Dark Night of the Soul
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Andrew Graham-Dixon explores the extraordinary works to come out of the dark Norwegian soul.
Predict My Future: The Science of Us
Ep. 2 - When Teens Run Off The Rails
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What happens when young people run off the rails? Why do some teens go bad while others come around?
Walls to Bridges
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Inmates at the Grand Valley Institution for Women gain confidence and earn degrees in mixed classes with undergraduate students.
The Agenda with Steve Paikin
Climate Politics; Canada's Indiana Jones
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How does the political infighting on climate change affect the world's ability to save the planet?
Art of Scandinavia
Ep. 1 - Dark Night of the Soul
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Andrew Graham-Dixon explores the extraordinary works to come out of the dark Norwegian soul.
Predict My Future: The Science of Us
Ep. 2 - When Teens Run Off The Rails
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What happens when young people run off the rails? Why do some teens go bad while others come around?
Ontario Hubs
The Future of Beekeeping
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The Agenda discusses the beekeeping program at Niagara College.
Impossible Engineering
Ep. 2 - Ultimate Warship
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Construction of HMS Queen Elizabeth, the largest warship in the history of the British Royal Navy, is chronicled.
I Am the Ambassador
Ep. 5 - I Am the Ambassador
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Rufus Gifford travels to Washington, D.C., to attend meetings and a reception at the residence of the Danish ambassador to the United States.
I Am the Ambassador
Ep. 6 - I Am the Ambassador
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U.S. Ambassador Rufus Gifford takes part in a training session with the Royal Danish Navy's elite frogman corps.
Genius of the Ancient World
Ep. 3 - Confucius
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Bettany Hughes travels to China on the trail of Confucius, whose ideas have fundamentally shaped the country of his birth for around 2,500 years.
The Agenda with Steve Paikin
Climate Politics; Canada's Indiana Jones
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How does the political infighting on climate change affect the world's ability to save the planet?
Lands of the Monsoon
Ep. 3 - Drought
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From the wind-blown deserts of northern India, all the way south to the lush forests of Borneo, nature has to find a way to cope with dry seasons.
The Agenda with Steve Paikin
Children in 2030; Growing Up in a War Zone
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How will the lives of children change or improve in the next decade? Then, Bayan Yammout, a UNICEF ambassador, discusses her formative years in Beirut.
The Destruction of Memory
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Over the past century, cultural destruction has wrought catastrophic results on every continent.
Brilliant Ideas
The Tenacious Alchemy of China's Cao Fei
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China's Cae Fei opts for a more modern take on expression, employing technology and new media rather than the traditional means of canvas and paint.
The Agenda with Steve Paikin
Children in 2030; Growing Up in a War Zone
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How will the lives of children change or improve in the next decade? Then, Bayan Yammout, a UNICEF ambassador, discusses her formative years in Beirut.
The Destruction of Memory
repeat
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Over the past century, cultural destruction has wrought catastrophic results on every continent.
Brilliant Ideas
The Tenacious Alchemy of China's Cao Fei
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China's Cae Fei opts for a more modern take on expression, employing technology and new media rather than the traditional means of canvas and paint.
Lands of the Monsoon
Ep. 3 - Drought
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From the wind-blown deserts of northern India, all the way south to the lush forests of Borneo, nature has to find a way to cope with dry seasons.
I Am the Ambassador
Ep. 7 - I Am the Ambassador
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U.S. Ambassador Rufus Gifford has now lived in Denmark for two years, and although his time is running out there is still plenty left to do.
I Am the Ambassador
Ep. 8 - I Am the Ambassador
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It's a significant day for Rufus Gifford as the U.S. Supreme Court has just legalized same-sex marriage back home.
David & Me
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A filmmaker sets out to uncover evidence that could exonerate David McCallum, imprisoned for murder in 1986.
The Agenda with Steve Paikin
Children in 2030; Growing Up in a War Zone
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How will the lives of children change or improve in the next decade? Then, Bayan Yammout, a UNICEF ambassador, discusses her formative years in Beirut.
Animal Super Senses
Ep. 2 - Sound
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Animals experience sounds far beyond the range of human hearing, from deep rumbles to the highest squeaks.
The Agenda with Steve Paikin
Ontario Teachers' Strike Update; Student-Teacher Violence
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How will a potential teachers' strike affect students in Ontario. Then, a rise in student-teacher violence has worrying implications in Ontario schools.
Heartbeat
Ep. 24 - Absent Friends
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14+
Merton organises a search of the moors after a farming couple are reported missing, leaving Jenny and Liz to look after their bemused children, whilst Gina and Bellamy take over at the farm.
The Missing
Ep. 3 - The Meeting
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Tony can't let go of his suspicions about the released pedophile suspect in Oliver's disappearance.
The Agenda with Steve Paikin
Ontario Teachers' Strike Update; Student-Teacher Violence
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How will a potential teachers' strike affect students in Ontario. Then, a rise in student-teacher violence has worrying implications in Ontario schools.
Heartbeat
Ep. 24 - Absent Friends
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14+
Merton organises a search of the moors after a farming couple are reported missing, leaving Jenny and Liz to look after their bemused children, whilst Gina and Bellamy take over at the farm.
The Missing
Ep. 3 - The Meeting
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14+
Tony can't let go of his suspicions about the released pedophile suspect in Oliver's disappearance.
Animal Super Senses
Ep. 2 - Sound
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Animals experience sounds far beyond the range of human hearing, from deep rumbles to the highest squeaks.
I Am the Ambassador
Ep. 9 - I Am the Ambassador
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U.S. Ambassador Rufus Gifford is off to Greenland, sleeping in a tent for the first time in 30 years.
I Am the Ambassador
Ep. 10 - I Am the Ambassador
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Rufus and Stephen are soon to be married at Copenhagen's city hall.
Little India: Village of Dreams
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An exploration of the vibrant and diverse Toronto neighbourhood known affectionately as Little India, or the Gerrard India Bazaar.
National Geographic
Wild 24 - Ep. 5
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As the wet season gives way to dry, animals must adapt if they are to see out another day.
Ontario Hubs
Rachel Romu: A Spotlight on Disability
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Ontario Hubs producer Jeyan Jeganathan talks with a model who is hoping to change the way people view disability.
Coast New Zealand
Ep. 4 - Northotago
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Oamaru; the white-stone city is picture perfect and the entire coastline is studded with stories. Neil visits an extraordinary feat of Victorian engineering, and goes in search of the perfect penguin.
The Apology
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A group of former wartime comfort women, now in their 80s and 90s, fight for a formal apology from Japan.
Migrant Dreams
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A group of women who come from Indonesia to work in Ontario greenhouses resist systemic oppression and exploitation.
National Geographic
Wild 24 - Ep. 5
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As the wet season gives way to dry, animals must adapt if they are to see out another day.
Coast New Zealand
Ep. 4 - Northotago
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Oamaru; the white-stone city is picture perfect and the entire coastline is studded with stories. Neil visits an extraordinary feat of Victorian engineering, and goes in search of the perfect penguin.
The Apology
repeat
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A group of former wartime comfort women, now in their 80s and 90s, fight for a formal apology from Japan.
Ontario Hubs
The Future of Beekeeping
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The Agenda discusses the beekeeping program at Niagara College.
Migrant Dreams
repeat
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A group of women who come from Indonesia to work in Ontario greenhouses resist systemic oppression and exploitation.
National Geographic
Wild 24 - Ep. 5
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As the wet season gives way to dry, animals must adapt if they are to see out another day.
Human Plus
Sight
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The science of sight has entered a new era.
Dangerous Borders: A Journey Across India and Pakistan
Dangerous Borders - Ep. 2
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Journalists Adnan Sarwar and Babita Sharma travel through the province of Punjab, along the volatile border that divides India and Pakistan.
Risk Factor
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Filmmaker Robert Lang explores the nature of risk, how it informs our decisions, and ultimately shapes our lives.
Mom and Me
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A chronicle of the relationship between director Lena Macdonald and her mother, who ended up on the streets.
National Geographic
Wild 24 - Ep. 5
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As the wet season gives way to dry, animals must adapt if they are to see out another day.
Human Plus
Sight
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The science of sight has entered a new era.
Dangerous Borders: A Journey Across India and Pakistan
Dangerous Borders - Ep. 2
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Journalists Adnan Sarwar and Babita Sharma travel through the province of Punjab, along the volatile border that divides India and Pakistan.
Risk Factor
repeat
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Filmmaker Robert Lang explores the nature of risk, how it informs our decisions, and ultimately shapes our lives.
Mom and Me
repeat
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A chronicle of the relationship between director Lena Macdonald and her mother, who ended up on the streets.
The Agenda with Steve Paikin
Ontario Teachers' Strike Update; Student-Teacher Violence
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How will a potential teachers' strike affect students in Ontario. Then, a rise in student-teacher violence has worrying implications in Ontario schools.
Digging for Britain
Ep. 2 - West
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In the west of Britain, the archeologists gather at the Dorset Country Museum to look at their new finds and what they mean.
The Agenda with Steve Paikin
Should Billionaires be Taxed out of Existence?
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Steve Paikin hosts a debate before a live audience on whether or not super-rich people should share their wealth.
Extraordinary Women
Wallis Simpson
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Brandished a frivolous socialite, a gold digger and even a Nazi-sympathizer, Wallis Simpson, a twice divorced American, became embroiled in a deep constitutional crisis when she embarked upon one of the most talked-about marriages of the 20th century
The Story of Egypt
Ep. 3 - Zenith
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At the Colossi of Memnon and the Valley of the Kings, Joann explores the dizzying heights Egypt reaches under its greatest pharaoh, Amenhotep III.
The Agenda with Steve Paikin
Should Billionaires be Taxed out of Existence?
repeat
Steve Paikin hosts a debate before a live audience on whether or not super-rich people should share their wealth.
Extraordinary Women
Wallis Simpson
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Brandished a frivolous socialite, a gold digger and even a Nazi-sympathizer, Wallis Simpson, a twice divorced American, became embroiled in a deep constitutional crisis when she embarked upon one of the most talked-about marriages of the 20th century
The Story of Egypt
Ep. 3 - Zenith
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At the Colossi of Memnon and the Valley of the Kings, Joann explores the dizzying heights Egypt reaches under its greatest pharaoh, Amenhotep III.
Digging for Britain
Ep. 2 - West
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In the west of Britain, the archeologists gather at the Dorset Country Museum to look at their new finds and what they mean.
Tomorrow's Food
Ep. 1 - Tomorrow's Food
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Michelin-starred chef Angela Hartnett tackles sell-by dates with the US military.
Genius of the Modern World
Ep. 1 - Marx
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Historian Bettany Hughes investigates the revolutionary ideas of Karl Marx.
The Agenda with Steve Paikin
Should Billionaires be Taxed out of Existence?
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Steve Paikin hosts a debate before a live audience on whether or not super-rich people should share their wealth.
City Wildlife Rescue
Ep. 5
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A raccoon runs into a peanut butter jar on a sweltery summer day and Toronto Wildlife Centre's rescue team takes the call.
City Wildlife Rescue
Ep. 6
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A fox is rescued from a stall in a horse barn and the medical and rehabilitation teams at Toronto Wildlife Centre, work together to get rid of its nasty mange and get it back into the wild.
The Agenda with Steve Paikin
Optimizing Municipal Finance; Political Blind Date
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How can municipal budgets be optimized. And, introducing a new season of Political Blind Date.
Political Blind Date
Ep 1 - City Finances
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Provincial funding cuts have forced the City of Toronto to make some hard choices about its budget shortfall. Budget Chief Gary Crawford believes in finding efficiencies, but City Councillor Shelley Carroll believes that new revenue tools are needed.
The Invisible Heart (Feature)
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What happens when capitalism and charity intersect? Social impact bonds are one of the fastest-growing social innovations in modern history.
The Agenda with Steve Paikin
Optimizing Municipal Finance; Political Blind Date
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How can municipal budgets be optimized. And, introducing a new season of Political Blind Date.
Political Blind Date
Ep 1 - City Finances
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Provincial funding cuts have forced the City of Toronto to make some hard choices about its budget shortfall. Budget Chief Gary Crawford believes in finding efficiencies, but City Councillor Shelley Carroll believes that new revenue tools are needed.
The Invisible Heart (Feature)
repeat
dv
What happens when capitalism and charity intersect? Social impact bonds are one of the fastest-growing social innovations in modern history.
Ontario Hubs
The Future of Beekeeping
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The Agenda discusses the beekeeping program at Niagara College.
City Wildlife Rescue
Ep. 5
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A raccoon runs into a peanut butter jar on a sweltery summer day and Toronto Wildlife Centre's rescue team takes the call.
City Wildlife Rescue
Ep. 6
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A fox is rescued from a stall in a horse barn and the medical and rehabilitation teams at Toronto Wildlife Centre, work together to get rid of its nasty mange and get it back into the wild.
Tomorrow's Food
Ep. 2 - Tomorrow's Food
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Dara O Briain and Michelin-starred chef Angela Hartnett meet a robot that can mimic the moves of a top chef.
Genius of the Modern World
Ep. 2 - Nietzsche
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Philosopher Friedrich Nietzsche was one of the most brilliant and dangerous minds of the 19th century.
The Agenda with Steve Paikin
Optimizing Municipal Finance; Political Blind Date
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How can municipal budgets be optimized. And, introducing a new season of Political Blind Date.
Impossible Engineering
Ep. 3 - Skyscraper of the Future
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The 128-storey Shanghai Tower is the tallest building in China and the second tallest in the world.
Atikokan Calming Project
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Ontario Hubs producer Jeyan Jeganathan talks to two passionate teachers in Atikokan who transformed their school into calming place to learn.
The Agenda with Steve Paikin
Iran Plane Crash Aftermath
new
What actually happened when Iran downed a plane killing 57 Canadians. We discuss this and other questions surrounding the tragedy.
Art of Scandinavia
Ep. 2 - Once Upon a Time in Denmark
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From modest beginnings, Denmark becomes one of the greatest powers and arbiters of taste in northern Europe.
Predict My Future: The Science of Us
Ep. 3 - When Genes Mix With The Wrong Environment
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Meet the most scientifically studied people in the world - 1,037 individuals followed since their births in 1972.
Church Conversions
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Ontario Hubs field producer Jeyan Jeganathan explores new community uses for old Ontario churches.
The Agenda with Steve Paikin
Iran Plane Crash Aftermath
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What actually happened when Iran downed a plane killing 57 Canadians. We discuss this and other questions surrounding the tragedy.
Art of Scandinavia
Ep. 2 - Once Upon a Time in Denmark
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From modest beginnings, Denmark becomes one of the greatest powers and arbiters of taste in northern Europe.
Predict My Future: The Science of Us
Ep. 3 - When Genes Mix With The Wrong Environment
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Meet the most scientifically studied people in the world - 1,037 individuals followed since their births in 1972.
Impossible Engineering
Ep. 3 - Skyscraper of the Future
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The 128-storey Shanghai Tower is the tallest building in China and the second tallest in the world.
Tomorrow's Food
Ep. 3 - Tomorrow's Food
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Chef Angela Hartnett learns how a 3D printer could soon become an essential kitchen gadget.
Genius of the Modern World
Ep. 3 - Freud
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Bettany Hughes travels to Vienna on the trail of Sigmund Freud, the father of psychoanalysis.
The Agenda with Steve Paikin
Iran Plane Crash Aftermath
repeat
What actually happened when Iran downed a plane killing 57 Canadians. We discuss this and other questions surrounding the tragedy.
Lands of the Monsoon
Ep. 4 - Strange Castaways
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On thousands of tropical islands between Australia and the Asian mainland, the combination of volcanoes and monsoons have led to diverse wonderlands.
The Agenda with Steve Paikin
New Animal Protections; Horse Racing in Ontario
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A look at new animal protections in Ontario. Then, the financial state of horse racing in Ontario.
Exit - leaving Extremism Behind
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Through intimate conversations with former violent extremists director Karen Winther asks: What prompted their decision to leave?
Political Blind Date
Ep 1 - City Finances
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Provincial funding cuts have forced the City of Toronto to make some hard choices about its budget shortfall. Budget Chief Gary Crawford believes in finding efficiencies, but City Councillor Shelley Carroll believes that new revenue tools are needed.
Brilliant Ideas
The Playful Public Art of Luke Jerram
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One of British artist Luke Jerram's projects, ,Play me, I'm Yours,, involves placing pianos in public parks, at bus stops and in train stations for anyone to play and enjoy.
The Agenda with Steve Paikin
New Animal Protections; Horse Racing in Ontario
repeat
A look at new animal protections in Ontario. Then, the financial state of horse racing in Ontario.
Exit - leaving Extremism Behind
repeat
dv
Through intimate conversations with former violent extremists director Karen Winther asks: What prompted their decision to leave?
Political Blind Date
Ep 1 - City Finances
repeat
Provincial funding cuts have forced the City of Toronto to make some hard choices about its budget shortfall. Budget Chief Gary Crawford believes in finding efficiencies, but City Councillor Shelley Carroll believes that new revenue tools are needed.
Brilliant Ideas
The Playful Public Art of Luke Jerram
repeat
dv
One of British artist Luke Jerram's projects, ,Play me, I'm Yours,, involves placing pianos in public parks, at bus stops and in train stations for anyone to play and enjoy.
Lands of the Monsoon
Ep. 4 - Strange Castaways
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On thousands of tropical islands between Australia and the Asian mainland, the combination of volcanoes and monsoons have led to diverse wonderlands.
How to Prepare for Prison (Feature Version)
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Shot over three years, this documentary follows the stories of three people facing prison for the first time.
Brilliant Ideas
Sopheap Pich
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Sopheap Pich is one of Cambodia's most exciting and internationally recognized artists. His instantly recognizable bamboo and rattan sculptures are shaping the South East Asian contemporary art world.
The Agenda with Steve Paikin
New Animal Protections; Horse Racing in Ontario
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A look at new animal protections in Ontario. Then, the financial state of horse racing in Ontario.
Animal Super Senses
Ep. 3 - Scent
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This episode explores the animals that have pushed their sense of smell far beyond human abilities.
The Agenda with Steve Paikin
Conservative Party of Canada Leadership Race
new
What's new in the race to be federal Conservative leader? Regional journalists discuss their stories. And, a review of this week's top stories.
Heartbeat
Ep. 25 - Music of the Spheres
new
14+
Lord Ashfordly's sister Patricia returns to Aidensfield with a renowned Polish musician and his daughter, intending to stage a concert at the village hall, but disaster strikes when one of the violinist's expensive instruments is stolen.
The Missing
Ep. 4 - Gone Fishing
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14+
The case is thrown into disarray when a key witness is found murdered.
The Agenda with Steve Paikin
Conservative Party of Canada Leadership Race
repeat
What's new in the race to be federal Conservative leader? Regional journalists discuss their stories. And, a review of this week's top stories.
Heartbeat
Ep. 25 - Music of the Spheres
repeat
14+
Lord Ashfordly's sister Patricia returns to Aidensfield with a renowned Polish musician and his daughter, intending to stage a concert at the village hall, but disaster strikes when one of the violinist's expensive instruments is stolen.
The Missing
Ep. 4 - Gone Fishing
repeat
14+
The case is thrown into disarray when a key witness is found murdered.
Animal Super Senses
Ep. 3 - Scent
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This episode explores the animals that have pushed their sense of smell far beyond human abilities.
15 Reasons To Live
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Explore 15 facets of human experience through stories that reveal how events can change the course of a life.
Brilliant Ideas
The Iconic Public Sculpture Art of Jaume Plensa
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Born in 1955 in Barcelona, Plensa is a renowned sculptor and public artist.
National Geographic
Wild 24 - Ep. 6
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From the tropical vitality of coral reefs, to the frigid bounty of the Antarctic, the diversity of life here is matched only by its mystery.
Atikokan Calming Project
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Ontario Hubs producer Jeyan Jeganathan talks to two passionate teachers in Atikokan who transformed their school into calming place to learn.
Coast New Zealand
Ep. 5 - Kapipara Harbour
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dv
It was once the country's busiest port, but Kaipara Harbour is also the deadliest; thought to have claimed up to 150 shipwrecks since the 1840s. Neil Oliver hits Ripiro Beach and is treated to a sound and light show at Gibbs Farm.
Ballet Boys
repeat
dv
A coming-of-age story about three young Norwegian friends who love to dance - but do they have what it takes to be the best?
Paris 1919 | TVO Docs
repeat
Based on Margaret McMillan's best-selling book, Paris 1919 chronicles the most ambitious peace talks in history, the Paris Peace Conference of 1919.
National Geographic
Wild 24 - Ep. 6
repeat
From the tropical vitality of coral reefs, to the frigid bounty of the Antarctic, the diversity of life here is matched only by its mystery.
Coast New Zealand
Ep. 5 - Kapipara Harbour
repeat
dv
It was once the country's busiest port, but Kaipara Harbour is also the deadliest; thought to have claimed up to 150 shipwrecks since the 1840s. Neil Oliver hits Ripiro Beach and is treated to a sound and light show at Gibbs Farm.
Ballet Boys
repeat
dv
A coming-of-age story about three young Norwegian friends who love to dance - but do they have what it takes to be the best?
Paris 1919 | TVO Docs
repeat
Based on Margaret McMillan's best-selling book, Paris 1919 chronicles the most ambitious peace talks in history, the Paris Peace Conference of 1919.
National Geographic
Wild 24 - Ep. 6
repeat
From the tropical vitality of coral reefs, to the frigid bounty of the Antarctic, the diversity of life here is matched only by its mystery.
Human Plus
Hearing
repeat
dv
As the mysteries of hearing are revealed, we see how technology and scientific progress are working to restore, replace, or supercharge this enormously powerful human sense.
Dangerous Borders: A Journey Across India and Pakistan
Dangerous Borders - Ep. 3
repeat
On the final leg of their journey, Adnan Sarwar and Babita Sharma travel along the northern part of the border dividing India and Pakistan.
Political Blind Date
Ep 1 - City Finances
repeat
Provincial funding cuts have forced the City of Toronto to make some hard choices about its budget shortfall. Budget Chief Gary Crawford believes in finding efficiencies, but City Councillor Shelley Carroll believes that new revenue tools are needed.
The Invisible Heart (Feature)
repeat
dv
What happens when capitalism and charity intersect? Social impact bonds are one of the fastest-growing social innovations in modern history.
National Geographic
Wild 24 - Ep. 6
repeat
From the tropical vitality of coral reefs, to the frigid bounty of the Antarctic, the diversity of life here is matched only by its mystery.
Human Plus
Hearing
repeat
dv
As the mysteries of hearing are revealed, we see how technology and scientific progress are working to restore, replace, or supercharge this enormously powerful human sense.
Dangerous Borders: A Journey Across India and Pakistan
Dangerous Borders - Ep. 3
repeat
On the final leg of their journey, Adnan Sarwar and Babita Sharma travel along the northern part of the border dividing India and Pakistan.
Political Blind Date
Ep 1 - City Finances
repeat
Provincial funding cuts have forced the City of Toronto to make some hard choices about its budget shortfall. Budget Chief Gary Crawford believes in finding efficiencies, but City Councillor Shelley Carroll believes that new revenue tools are needed.
The Invisible Heart (Feature)
repeat
dv
What happens when capitalism and charity intersect? Social impact bonds are one of the fastest-growing social innovations in modern history.
The Agenda with Steve Paikin
Conservative Party of Canada Leadership Race
repeat
What's new in the race to be federal Conservative leader? Regional journalists discuss their stories. And, a review of this week's top stories.
Digging for Britain
Ep. 1 - East
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The archeologists gather at Norwich Castle Museum to look at finds from Must Farm, Colchester, Oakington, Lyminge, Basing House, and Silchester.
The Agenda with Steve Paikin
Ontario's Skilled Trades; Meeting GHG Targets
new
Does Ontario have enough skilled-trade workers? Then, will Canada meet its targets for reducing greenhouse gas emissions?
Putin: The New Tsar
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How did a poor boy from a tiny flat in St Petersburg become one of the world's most powerful leaders?
The Story of Egypt
Ep. 4 - Invasion
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Joann Fletcher journeys south to Sudan, where she finds the remarkable story of the forgotten Nubian kings.
The Agenda with Steve Paikin
Ontario's Skilled Trades; Meeting GHG Targets
repeat
Does Ontario have enough skilled-trade workers? Then, will Canada meet its targets for reducing greenhouse gas emissions?
Putin: The New Tsar
repeat
dv
How did a poor boy from a tiny flat in St Petersburg become one of the world's most powerful leaders?
The Story of Egypt
Ep. 4 - Invasion
repeat
Joann Fletcher journeys south to Sudan, where she finds the remarkable story of the forgotten Nubian kings.
Digging for Britain
Ep. 1 - East
repeat
The archeologists gather at Norwich Castle Museum to look at finds from Must Farm, Colchester, Oakington, Lyminge, Basing House, and Silchester.
My First 150 Days
repeat
dv
Newly arrived from the Philippines, the Banico family experience the emotional journey of starting fresh in a new land.
China: The Great Dragon
Ep. 1 - China's E-Commerce Revolution
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Chinese entrepreneurs are betting the e-commerce boom will spark consumption across the country, even in the tiniest villages.
Church Conversions
repeat
Ontario Hubs field producer Jeyan Jeganathan explores new community uses for old Ontario churches.
The Agenda with Steve Paikin
Ontario's Skilled Trades; Meeting GHG Targets
repeat
Does Ontario have enough skilled-trade workers? Then, will Canada meet its targets for reducing greenhouse gas emissions?
City Wildlife Rescue
Ep. 7
repeat
dv
A baby raccoon is separated from his family and the rehabilitation team want to get him fixed up and back to the wild before his family moves on.
City Wildlife Rescue
Ep. 8
repeat
dv
The rescue team responds to a call about an opossum stuck in a fence, but what they find isn't the type of animal that plays dead.
The Agenda with Steve Paikin
Harnessing Failure; Psychology of Bad Decisions
new
Does failure help make you more resiliant? Then, what is the science behind making decisions?
Political Blind Date
Ep 2 - Subways
new
Toronto City Councillors Jim Karygiannis and Anthony Peruzza debate the mass transit needs of Toronto's residents, from the Bloor-Danforth Subway Extension to the Finch West LRT, and the Province's new plan to expand the subway.
Inside Kenk
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dv
Known as the world's most prolific bicycle thief, Igor Kenk was notorious even before his high-profile arrest in Toronto in 2008. Ten years later in Switzerland, Igor reflects on his past and his new life.
Raghu Rai: An Unframed Portrait
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dv
A documentary portrait of Magnum photojournalist Raghu Rai and his 50-year journey capturing the history of India as it unfolds.
The Agenda with Steve Paikin
Harnessing Failure; Psychology of Bad Decisions
repeat
Does failure help make you more resiliant? Then, what is the science behind making decisions?
Political Blind Date
Ep 2 - Subways
repeat
Toronto City Councillors Jim Karygiannis and Anthony Peruzza debate the mass transit needs of Toronto's residents, from the Bloor-Danforth Subway Extension to the Finch West LRT, and the Province's new plan to expand the subway.
Inside Kenk
repeat
dv
Known as the world's most prolific bicycle thief, Igor Kenk was notorious even before his high-profile arrest in Toronto in 2008. Ten years later in Switzerland, Igor reflects on his past and his new life.
Raghu Rai: An Unframed Portrait
repeat
dv
A documentary portrait of Magnum photojournalist Raghu Rai and his 50-year journey capturing the history of India as it unfolds.
City Wildlife Rescue
Ep. 7
repeat
dv
A baby raccoon is separated from his family and the rehabilitation team want to get him fixed up and back to the wild before his family moves on.
City Wildlife Rescue
Ep. 8
repeat
dv
The rescue team responds to a call about an opossum stuck in a fence, but what they find isn't the type of animal that plays dead.
Big Wind
repeat
dv
Conflict over the development of industrial wind turbines in Ontario pits neighbour against neighbour.
China: The Great Dragon
Ep. 2 - Feeding Personal Wealth
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Newly-minted private-sector investment companies are fuelling a red-hot boom in which 12,000 startups are created every day in China.
The Agenda with Steve Paikin
Harnessing Failure; Psychology of Bad Decisions
repeat
Does failure help make you more resiliant? Then, what is the science behind making decisions?
Impossible Engineering
Ep. 4 - Ultimate Airport
repeat
Kansai International Airport in Osaka Bay, Japan, is built on the largest manmade island in the world.
The Agenda with Steve Paikin
How to Age Well; Does Old Age Equal Happiness?
new
We look at how aging affects happiness and how to approach the passing years with ease.
Art of Scandinavia
Ep. 3 - Democratic by Design
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Andrew Graham-Dixon visits Sweden, home of IKEA and a tradition of brilliant furniture design.
Predict My Future: The Science of Us
Ep. 4 - Dirt Is Good, Dirt Poor Is Bad
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This episode examines how poverty gets under the skin to cause lifelong damage.
The Agenda with Steve Paikin
How to Age Well; Does Old Age Equal Happiness?
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We look at how aging affects happiness and how to approach the passing years with ease.
Art of Scandinavia
Ep. 3 - Democratic by Design
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Andrew Graham-Dixon visits Sweden, home of IKEA and a tradition of brilliant furniture design.
Predict My Future: The Science of Us
Ep. 4 - Dirt Is Good, Dirt Poor Is Bad
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This episode examines how poverty gets under the skin to cause lifelong damage.
Impossible Engineering
Ep. 4 - Ultimate Airport
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Kansai International Airport in Osaka Bay, Japan, is built on the largest manmade island in the world.
Much Too Young
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What does it mean to be a young adult who becomes a caregiver for a parent with early-onset Alzheimer's?
China: The Great Dragon
Ep. 3 - China's Westward March
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Kazakhstan, Poland, and Germany are three key locations along a new rail line between China and Europe in the massive Belt and Road Initiative.
The Agenda with Steve Paikin
How to Age Well; Does Old Age Equal Happiness?
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We look at how aging affects happiness and how to approach the passing years with ease.
Lands of the Monsoon
Ep. 5 - Transformation
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As human demand for resources increases pressure on this region, what does the future hold for the lands of the monsoon?
The Agenda with Steve Paikin
Art Fraud in Canada; A Future for Foster Kids
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The TVO Original documentary "There Are No Fakes" premiers on TVO this Saturday. Filmmaker Jamie Kastner discusses what went into making the film about fraud surrounding Norval Morrisseau's artwork.
Edna's Bloodline
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An Inuk politician and a Swedish author trace the adventures of their shared ancestor, Petter Norberg, in the western Arctic.
Political Blind Date
Ep 2 - Subways
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Toronto City Councillors Jim Karygiannis and Anthony Peruzza debate the mass transit needs of Toronto's residents, from the Bloor-Danforth Subway Extension to the Finch West LRT, and the Province's new plan to expand the subway.
Inside Kenk
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Known as the world's most prolific bicycle thief, Igor Kenk was notorious even before his high-profile arrest in Toronto in 2008. Ten years later in Switzerland, Igor reflects on his past and his new life.
The Agenda with Steve Paikin
Art Fraud in Canada; A Future for Foster Kids
repeat
The TVO Original documentary "There Are No Fakes" premiers on TVO this Saturday. Filmmaker Jamie Kastner discusses what went into making the film about fraud surrounding Norval Morrisseau's artwork.
Edna's Bloodline
repeat
An Inuk politician and a Swedish author trace the adventures of their shared ancestor, Petter Norberg, in the western Arctic.
Political Blind Date
Ep 2 - Subways
repeat
Toronto City Councillors Jim Karygiannis and Anthony Peruzza debate the mass transit needs of Toronto's residents, from the Bloor-Danforth Subway Extension to the Finch West LRT, and the Province's new plan to expand the subway.
Inside Kenk
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Known as the world's most prolific bicycle thief, Igor Kenk was notorious even before his high-profile arrest in Toronto in 2008. Ten years later in Switzerland, Igor reflects on his past and his new life.
Lands of the Monsoon
Ep. 5 - Transformation
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As human demand for resources increases pressure on this region, what does the future hold for the lands of the monsoon?
Dark Side of the Chew
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Andrew Nisker takes a humorous, in-depth look at chewing gum, the world's second-largest form of litter.
China: The Great Dragon
Ep. 4 - Exodus of 100 Million Farmers
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As China's economy slows, a national project is underway to attract labourers to smaller cities and turn millions of farmers into urban consumers
Walls to Bridges
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Inmates at the Grand Valley Institution for Women gain confidence and earn degrees in mixed classes with undergraduate students.
The Agenda with Steve Paikin
Art Fraud in Canada; A Future for Foster Kids
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The TVO Original documentary "There Are No Fakes" premiers on TVO this Saturday. Filmmaker Jamie Kastner discusses what went into making the film about fraud surrounding Norval Morrisseau's artwork.
Fishing Leopards
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A leopard mother must teach her two cubs to fish in order to survive in the wilds of Botswana.
The Agenda with Steve Paikin
Ontario Hubs: The Agenda's Week
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TVO's regional journalists discuss stories they're following. Then, a roundup of highlights from this week's programming.
Heartbeat
Ep. 1 - Skeletons and Cupboards
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When the team investigate a murder at a quarry, Ventress faces a few awkward questions about his murky past when the prime suspect turns out to be a major criminal whom he certified as dead 15 years previously.
The Missing
Ep. 5 - Molly
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Tony takes matters into his own hands and has a violent confrontation with life-changing consequences.
The Agenda with Steve Paikin
Ontario Hubs: The Agenda's Week
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TVO's regional journalists discuss stories they're following. Then, a roundup of highlights from this week's programming.
Heartbeat
Ep. 1 - Skeletons and Cupboards
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14+
When the team investigate a murder at a quarry, Ventress faces a few awkward questions about his murky past when the prime suspect turns out to be a major criminal whom he certified as dead 15 years previously.
The Missing
Ep. 5 - Molly
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14+
Tony takes matters into his own hands and has a violent confrontation with life-changing consequences.
Fishing Leopards
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A leopard mother must teach her two cubs to fish in order to survive in the wilds of Botswana.
SponsorLand
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The lives of a rambunctious Syrian refugee family of 13 intersect with their community of enthusiastic sponsors in Picton, Ont.
Brilliant Ideas
The Playful Public Art of Luke Jerram
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One of British artist Luke Jerram's projects, ,Play me, I'm Yours,, involves placing pianos in public parks, at bus stops and in train stations for anyone to play and enjoy.