TV Schedule

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Morning

6:00 am
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6:02 am
Ella the Elephant
Queen Tusk's Treasure
When the museum's priceless treasure goes missing, it's up to Ella, Frankie, Belinda and Tiki to save the day.
6:15 am
Hi Opie!
Opie's Trading Day
Opie trades his lucky button for a marble, but tries to get it back when he realizes how much it means to him.
6:23 am
Now You Know
Spiders
Relic hunter Howie and his trusty sidekick Baboo are in a stone temple trying to find a secret entrance. Howie gets stuck in a spider web, and back to reality in the attic, they wonder, ,How do spiders make webs?, They visit spider expert Rosie at Reptilia Zoo, who shows them a tarantula making a web up close, and they learn about different types of spiders and how webs help them catch food.
6:30 am
Doozers
Detective Doozers
Professor Gimbal is tired and frustrated. He can't figure out how to finish his latest invention. To make matters worse, his old inventions are going missing. The Pod Squad volunteer to figure out what happened to the missing items and become ...The Detective Squad! They soon discover Professor Gimbal has been stealing- in his sleep!
6:42 am
MathXplosion
String Self-Portrait
Did you know that just by using string and some cool rules about the human body you can figure out the size and position of different parts of your face? It's not magic... it's math!
6:49 am
Dino Dan
Where the Dinosaurs Are Pt.1
Dan is really excited because he organized Barnum Brown Dinosaur Day at school. It's a day celebrating Barnum Brown, the paleontologist who first discovered the bones of the mighty Tyrannosaurus rex, and a real life paleontologist Dr. David is going to visit his class to teach them all about the T-rex. While Dr. David visits their class he has two surprises for Dan, Cory, Kami, Ricardo, Angie, Jordan and Ms. Carver. The first is that he brought a T-rex claw from 65 million years ago to show them and, as if that wasn't enough, Dr. David announces that Dan's Dad has organized a dinosaur-themed sleepover for all of his friends at the Royal Ontario Museum!
7:02 am
Paw Patrol
Pups Get Stuck
Metal mayhem ensues when Marshall's Fire Truck becomes mysteriously magnetized. But when Chickaletta and her new friend fall down Farmer Yumi's well, Marshall's magnetism comes to the rescue!
7:14 am
Odd Squad (SV)
Undercover Olive Pt. 1
Olive goes undercover in a high-stakes Rock, Paper, Scissors game to win back secret Odd Squad documents.
7:29 am
Wild Kratts
Praying Mantis
Two Wild Kratts kids wake up to find the praying mantis cocoons they've been keeping in their room have hatched - They now have 200 babies! sending out a Wild Kratts Alarm, the Tortuga rushes to help them, and return the baby mantises safely to the wild.
7:58 am
Arthur
Elwood City Turns 100!
Arthur and his friends commemorate their 100th episode in show-stopping styl witha musical tribute to Elwood City for its centennial celebration Andthe real, human Larry King interviews the animated Elwood City gang.
8:23 am
Now You Know
Toilets
Howie and Baboo slide down the world's biggest waterslide that ends in a giant swirling water bowl! Back in reality, they watch the toilet flush and wonder, ,Where does the water go?, They visit the wastewater treatment plant, where engineer William shows how water travels through pipes from their house to the plant to get filtered and cleaned.
8:30 am
Can You Imagine That!
Zookeeper
Olivia imagines what it would be like to be a zookeeper. She would help feed and take care of all the animals in the zoo. It can be a big job - and messy - keeping the different animals habitats clean. But the best part of being a zookeeper would be helping to keep the animals happy. Olivia would throw big zooey-kablooey-jungle dance parties!
8:36 am
Zou
Zou and the Elephant Rescue
Zou hears about an elephant that escaped from the local zoo, he's decides to find it. He and Grandpa construct a rudimentary elephant trap. But it isn't an elephant they catch in it, but poor Dad as he returns from work.
8:50 am
Zerby Derby
Zerby Bridge
Zack and Rex are exploring when they come across a small stream. They decide to try to cross the stream, and they think back to a floating log bridge they took to get across the lake. They make a floating log bridge but when Zack gets on the bridge the current of the water pushes the bridge down the stream. They try, try again, this time to make a bridge that won't move. A bridge of dirt! But when Rex pours in a load of dirt - it just gets washed away. Rex and Zack know there's a way to solve the problem, but they have to but their hoods together to figure it out. Rex realizes that if they make a log bridge that is above the water, then it won't get washed away and they can cross. No sooner have they made the bridge than Rex is in the water with his life-jacket, trying it out from below as well.
8:58 am
Zoomix
Electra the Electric Eel
Electro is an eel who lives in a river. She hunts other river creatures. You mustn't get too close to her - if you touch her it would be like putting your fingers in an electric socket.
9:01 am
Paw Patrol
Pups Save a Mer-Pup
When the Pups and Cap'n Turbot camp out under the very rare Magical Mer Moon, magical things begin to happen. Lured by the mystical Mer pup song and then transformed into Mer pups themselves, Skye and Zuma and even water resistant Rocky perform an underwater rescue in a sunken old ship. Cap'n Turbot and Ryder help out by diving deep to bottom of the Bay in their Diving Bell to help a Mer Mom and pup.
9:25 am
Doozers
Up, Up and Away
It's time for the Doozer Creek hot air balloon race and the Pod Squad is ready! Flex has suped up the Podmobile blimp, but it goes way too fast and they soon veer off course! Using what they have around them, the Pod Squad learn to be resourceful and even help Professor Gimbal out of his own racing conundrum.
9:37 am
Rob the Robot
Super Friends
The friends travel to the Super Power Planet so they can be like their favourite comic heros! Orbit is unimpressed with his new super power at first, until he realizes that one of the greatest powers is being SUPER SMART!!
9:50 am
Ruff-Ruff, Tweet & Dave
A Garden Adventure
Hatty takes Ruff-Ruff, Tweet and Dave to his garden to show them how to plant a seed and give it all the things it needs to grow into a fabulous flower. Educational - Demonstrating the relationship of life processes to plants, including understanding that seeds grow into a plant and recognition that plants need light and water to grow.
10:02 am
Miffy's Adventures: Big and Small
Miffy the Farmer
When Miffy wants to be a farmer, the real farmer gives her a single seed to take care of. It's not easy being patient with it, but she sticks to it and grows her first sunflower.
10:10 am
Wibbly Pig
Boat
Wibbly is using a box to make a boat to go on an adventure! We need a mast and a sail. Tiny Pig comes too, but he's not sure how the sail works. First there is a gentle breeze which helps the boat move slowly and gently. Wibbly draws a map as we go. Along the way we meet a crab and a whale! The wind picks up and blows us to a desert island where we meet Scruffy Pig. We offer to take him home - but aren't sure how to get home. Then Wibbly remembers - he has drawn a map - we just have to hope for a good strong wind to fill the sail and blow us back home!
10:22 am
Bing
Blocks
Bing is busy building a tower as tall as he is with his blocks and is upset when Coco arrives and hijacks the blocks so that she can make a rainbow pattern with them instead. When even Charlie wants to play with the blocks it's clear a new game needs to be found that they can all play together.
10:30 am
Thomas & Friends (CG)
Thomas In Charge
Thomas causes confusion and delay when the Island Inspector visits Sodor. Thomas wants to impress the Inspector and persuades Percy and Mavis to help him shunt goal at the docks. This means that Mavis and Percy don't get to do their jobs properly and when the Inspector visits them they are nowhere to be found. The Inspector arrives at the docks to find Thomas, Percy and Mavis. Thomas wants to show how good they are at shunting coal but the coal trucks fly into the sky and cover everyone in black soot. The Fat Controller and the Inspector are filthy, and Gordon's funnel is blocked! Thomas helps to make everything better by taking Gordon to the Steamworks to have his funnel cleared.
10:41 am
Thomas & Friends (CG)
Being Percy
Percy is impressed when he sees that all the engines make way for Gordon when he enters Brendam Docks. Percy thinks the engines never listen to him and make way for him on the tracks. Percy decides that he is going to be more like Gordon so he starts to imitate him. Percy starts to raise his voice and race down the line just like Gordon. Percy is trying so hard to be like Gordon that he forgets to deliver his mail. Percy realises that being like Gordon hasn't helped him at all and he is happy just being Percy!
10:52 am
GBB: Lemonade Stand
Sticks learns about how to keep his money safe.
Gisele and Sticks set up a lemonade stand to learn about financial literacy. Sticks learns about how to keep his money safe.
10:54 am
Hi Opie!
Better Than A Bandage
Opie and Samara act as Ancient Egyptian royalty until Samara's attention is drawn to Logan's super cool bandage. Opie tries to win her attention back by finding an even cooler bandage.
11:01 am
Tinga Tinga Tales
Why Elephant has a Trunk
You see there was a time when Elephant had no nose. He couldn't swat away the flies, or scrub his belly... he couldn't even blow his nose. Then one day snappy Crocodile snapped! Crocodile pulled and he pulled and he pulled... until Ker-doing!!! Crocodile let go and Elephant's nose was all long and wiggly! And that's why Elephant has a trunk. Tales from Africa.
11:13 am
Peep and the Big Wide World
The Many Moons of Quack the Duck
Despite all evidence to the contrary, Quack insists that there are many moons in the sky: the day moon, the night moon, the orange moon, the striped moon ...
11:27 am
GBB: Alphabet Ahoy
Alphabet Ahoy - Letter E
Pirate Gisele hunts for letter treasure on the beach. In this episode she uncovers the letter E and discovers the sound it makes.
11:30 am
Doggy Day School
Sports Day
The dogs find a prize at the bottom of a new box of dog biscuits. They decide to hold a sports competition, and whoever wins the most events will win the medal. The dogs each win one event - except Lili who's too small to do well in most of the events. She gets into a big snit and the others, feeling sorry for her, come up with some ridiculous, but Lili friendly events, like the 'most sophisticated walk', 'the best body shake' event, etc. Lili wins these events and since she has won the most events, wins the medal. But she says they should ALL have it for being so fair and making special events for her. They each proudly take turns wearing the medal.
11:41 am
Lily's Driftwood Bay
Seaweed Pie
An old wooden spoon washed up on the beach inspires Nonna to once again cook her famous Seaweed Pie. Salty leads Lily on a golden seaweed hunting expedition, but he goes a little too far and ends up trapped by the incoming sea!
11:48 am
GBB: Jolly Reader
Flee Sees Scallywags
Pirate Gisele sails the seven seas with her motley puppet crew as they explore literacy building blocks. Spelling, Rhyming, phonics, sign reading, and critical thinking are all explored in this fun adventure series. In this episode Flee sees something through his telescope and tries to explain to Gisele what he sees. Concentration on sounds inside a word - consonant blends, vowel sounds, and putting sounds together.
11:52 am
Zerby Derby
Zerby Carrier
While out for a drive, Zack, Lily, Rose and Goldie all hit the same rock and they all get flat tires. Rex brings his trailer out to carry them back to Mika's Shop so they can get fixed, but the trailer isn't big enough to fit 4 broken Zerbies. With a rainstorm coming in they have to figure out a way they can all get back to Zerby Town. They try getting on the trailer facing forwards, but that only fits 2 Zerbies. They try sideways, which works a little better, but still only fits 3 of the 4. They try piling on but they just end up falling off when Rex starts to move. Even using sticks to make the trailer bigger doesn't work. Finally, Zack gets the idea that if everyone give him their broken tires and he gives the others his working ones, then he can ride the trailer with 4 broken tires and the others can drive home.

Afternoon

12:00 pm
Paw Patrol
Pups Raise the Paw Patroller
When Daring Danny X accidentally drives the Paw Patroller into the bay, Ryder and the pups must rescue the misguided daredevil from the waterlogged rig, then raise their truck up from the depths of Adventure Bay.
12:12 pm
Floogals
Project Leash
By observing the family dog's excited behavior each time Dad Hooman takes down his leash the Floogals set out to confirm their assumption it it's indeed a magical device that makes you happy.
12:23 pm
Making Stuff
Acoustic Guitars
Gears and Wiz are intrigued to discover accoustic guitars are made with a lot of glue.
12:30 pm
Dinosaur Train
What's at the Center of the Earth? Layers! & Fossils!
The Conductor takes the Pteranodon family on a very special journey on a new invention - the Drill Engine Train - in search of the perfect spot for a new Underground Dinosaur Train Station! Don is THRILLED to be venturing into the BIGGEST HOLE THE EARTH HAS EVER KNOWN! Shiny is nervous to be underground, until they meet a new friend (a Mesozoic Mole named NATASHA NECROLESTES), who teaches them all about the different layers of the Earth. --- As the Pteranodon Family continues their journey underground, Don accidentally breaks Buddy's trilobite fossil (the oldest fossil in his collection!) When the search for another trilobite fossil turns up empty, their new friend Natasha Necrolestes takes them to Fossil Alley, where the kids learn that the older the fossil, the deeper underground it is.
12:59 pm
Ruff-Ruff, Tweet & Dave
A Flying Adventure
With a little help from her friends, Tweet learns how to improve her flying skills so that she can stay up in the air longer and fly further than she's ever flown before. Educational - Comparative distances: Helping children to begin to use language to make comparisons around distance: i.e. near and far, further, furthest etc. Identifying something 'near' and something 'far away'. Beginning to recognize animals - and objects - that do and don't fly.
1:11 pm
Mr. Moon
Sorry Sunny
Sunny has accidentally hurt Anyold's feelings and wants to apologize and Mr Moon and Stella help her write a poem and then they take it to Anyold who is very touched and feels much better.
1:25 pm
Bing
Ducks
Bing and Sula go to the park to feed the ducks. Sula is very good at standing quietly and giving the ducks just the right amount of food. Bing throws all his duck food into the water in one go and gets more than he bargained for when a big flappy goose comes to gobble it all up
1:32 pm
Thomas & Friends (CG)
A Blooming Mess
It is a busy day in Sodor as Knapford Station is being decorated. EMILY is collecting the flowers for the new window boxes, but when MAVIS does not say hello, EMILY assumes she is sad and chuffs to the quarry to cheer her up with some of the flowers. The flowers end up in the way of the engines' work. EDWARD and THOMAS crash. Slate goes everywhere. MAVIS arrives to find the quarry in a mess. EMILY learns that if she had asked, she would know that MAVIS wasn't sad at all. EMILY tidies the quarry and delivers the flowers, which makes MAVIS really happy.
1:43 pm
Miffy's Adventures: Big and Small
Miffy and the Tennis Match
Miffy and Melanie don't want Snuffy spoiling their game of tennis, tennis isn't a game for dogs! But when they lose the ball, they're happy for Snuffy's help - finding balls IS a game for dogs!
1:50 pm
The Day Henry Met...
The Day Henry Met... A Rooster
Henry meets a friendly Rooster. Rooster needs to wake up the farmer so he can feed the animals but he has a sore throat and can't crow. Henry becomes a Farmer for the day and helps feed all the animals and even helps cure Rooster's sore throat.
1:55 pm
GBB: Sir Readsalot
Sir Readsalot: Signs
Sir Readsalot follows signs to get to Castle Park.
2:00 pm
Lily's Driftwood Bay
Runaway Stag!
A sculpting tool washed up on the beach takes Lily on an imaginary journey to Driftwood Bay where Lord Stag has commissioned Wee Rabbit to make a huge statue of himself. Stag insists that the statue is made bigger and bigger until a disaster on the way to Stag Castle sends the huge statue hurtling out of control!
2:07 pm
Gisèle's Big Backyard
To save the city, can the Super Pals agree on a solution.
The news reporter announces how an avalanche of pancakes is heading towards the city. The Super Pals both come up with different solutions to the problem and both think that they're solution is better. By the time, they decide which solution to go with, they find out that the community got together and ate the pancakes. Maybe they should decide quicker next time.
2:10 pm
Rob the Robot
Copy Cat
Wanting to make an EXACT duplicate of Orbit's latest masterpiece, the crew travel to the Copy Cat Planet. Orbit and the crew learn the hard way, that being unique isn't such a bad thing!
2:22 pm
Zerby Derby
The Big Top
Axle is very proud of the big circle race track he and the other racing Zerbies have constructed. But when it looks like rain they go to Mika the Mechanic to help them come up with a way to cover their course. Mika covers the course with a large canvas, but there's no room for the racers to race underneath. They try putting up a big stick in the middle, and that helps a bit, but there is still a lot of canvas covering the course. But when Mika pulls on the edge of the canvas to find out what Zack and Axle are talking about - they all realize that pulling the edges will make a perfect tent. Once they've pulled it and tied it down there's lots of room underneath for racing, rain or shine.
2:30 pm
Hi Opie!
All By Myself
Opie has a new game he wants to play, but Sahnya wants to play by herself.
2:39 pm
Mister Maker
Mister Maker 311
Mister Maker shows how to make wonderful woolly pictures, uses buttons and beads to make brilliant art and find out how to turn a yoghurt pot into a puppy puppet. Guess the answer to the shape puzzle, and watch 'The Mister Maker Kids' build a brilliant picture.
3:01 pm
Making Stuff
Sandcasting
Gears and Wiz are amazed to see how sand becomes a mold to make a church bell.
3:06 pm
Paw Patrol
Pups Save an Elephant Family / Pups and the Mischievous Kitt
The Pups are on a PAW Patroller Road trip to the Savana where they meet up with Photo Safari fans Cap'n Turbot and his cousin Francois. In the middle of the night the campers are awakened by an intruder who turns out to be a lost baby elephant - Gilda. The PAW Patrol is called in to action find Gilda's mom or dad and get the family back together. When they do find Mom, they have another rescue to complete to get her out of a deep ravine. --- Adventure Bay has been picked as a Finalist in the Tidiest Town Contest and looks like they're going to win! That is until Mayor Humdinger unleashes his Kitten Catastrophe Crew and those naughty kittens mess up everything in sight. Mayor Goodway calls in the Paw Patrol to find the source of the mess and help get the town back into ship shape!
3:30 pm
Now You Know
Fish
Captain Howie and first mate Baboo explore the sea in a yellow submarine and tickle a large cuddly fish. Back in the real world, in the bathtub, they wonder, ,How does a fish breathe underwater?, They visit marine expert Nicole at Ripley's Aquarium of Canada, look at thousands of different kinds of fish, and learn about how fish breathe through gills and people breathe with their lungs.
3:37 pm
Space Racers
Sick Day
Aaaah-choo! Eagle comes down with a cold, and has to stay back in Stardust Bay while the other cadets get to test a new, highly advanced solar engine system on an obstacle course close to the Sun. Quickly growing bored with his rock collection and other mindless distractions, Eagle decides to do some research about the solar engines and the test mission. He finds out that Mercury's orbit could block the sunlight and render the solar engines useless -- putting the cadets and teachers in danger! Will Eagle's frantic warning reach the test pilots before Mercury casts its shadow on the obstacle course?
3:49 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!
4:02 pm
The Space
Move It
TVOKids music video featuring Kara, Drew, Dalmar and a mouse puppet. The message is - stay active.
4:04 pm
The League of Super Citizens
Super Citizens - Kindness
This is a series about citizenship and making good choices. Liz works at a sporting goods store where she faces where he faces daily challenges. In this episode Liz helps a customer on crutches.
4:08 pm
Doki
Team Tenderfoot / Doki's Egg Experiment
Gabi and Doki love playing 'Wild West' and figure they'd be first rate cowboys. But when Oto says he doesn't think there are any cowboys anymore, they wonder - do cowboys still exist? On a tip from the Team Tab, they fly off to COLORADO, USA, where a real 'cowgirl' named Jackie gives them a chance to spend the day working as real ranch hands! But the work is hard, and Doki and Gabi struggle to live up to their own expectations. It's only after they use teamwork to stop a runaway chuckwagon that they realize what makes a 'real' cowboy. --- One hot day, Gabi jokes that it's 'hot enough to fry an egg on the sidewalk', and Doki's ears prick up. Could we really fry an egg on the sidewalk? Curious, they try it - and fail. But Doki thinks it might work, if they were in the place on earth that's closest to the hot sun. So they fly off to CHIMBORAZO, EQUADOR! There, a local hat vendor takes them up the Chimborazo, (a dormant volcano) to try the egg-speriment. They're surprised to discover that the closest place on earth to the sun... is freezing cold!
4:31 pm
Arthur
Three's A Crowd / "A" Is For Angry
"Three's a Crowd" Prunella's favorite time of day is early morning, when she and her Mom do yoga. So when her best friend Marina joins them, will Prunella feel that more is merrier... or that three's a crowd? Can Prunella learn to share her Mom -- or will she have to give up yoga forever!? "'A' is for Angry" When Arthur decides to take-on Brain at an all school checkers competition, everyone rallies behind the underdog. That is until Arthur rejects all the fan support with a big "yowl." Will Arthur get his fan support back... and does he even want it back?
4:57 pm
Odd Squad
Reindeer Games (Pt.1 & Pt.2)
In this Christmas-themed episode, Olive and Otto help Santa track down his reindeer when they are accidentally shrunk. Also, Oscar helps Ms. O get off Santa's naughty list by making sure the number of nice things she has done is greater than the number of naughty.
5:24 pm
Wild Kratts
Back in Creature Time - Day of the Dodo
The Wild Kratts crew lament the extinction of different animals in recent history and how they'll never ever be able to see them. Aviva decides that it's finally time to unveil her most secret invention yet - the Time Trampoline! Using the trampoline, the Wild Kratts jump back in time to meet the extinct Dodo Bird of Mauritius. But once there, they run into Gourmand's ancestor, who decides Dodos are definitely on the menu! It's Wild Kratts to the rescue!
5:51 pm
Dino Dan
Show and Dino
When Trek forgets to bring something for show and tell, he's in a mad dash to find something. When he spots a Psittacosaurus in the schoolyard he realizes one of its defensive tail quills would be perfect. But first, he's got to figure out how to get one!
6:03 pm
Science Max: Experiments at Large
Light Challenge
Bending light to your will! Phil gets challenged to use light to solve a puzzle that gets more and more difficult.
6:26 pm
MathXplosion
The Impossible Folding Paper
Why can a regular sheet of paper only be folded about six times? Mathemagician Eric tries his hand at busting this folding paper myth. It's not magic... it's math!
6:30 pm
Annedroids
Wilderness Tech - Part 2
Not sure where Mr. Cooper is, or if he's alive, the kids make their way through the forest building their own compass, using glasses to make fire, and foraging for food. It's the most challenging experience of their lives and they have their ups and downs. Before they can get to civilization, they have a bear encounter but, thanks to Mr. Cooper's survival tips, they survive it. Finally, they find Mr. Cooper and get out of the forest having survived the adventure of a lifetime.
6:57 pm
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Evening

7:00 pm
Ep. 2 - The Polar Bear Family and Me
Gordon Buchanan and the team return to Svalbard in mid-June on the trail of Lyra and her cubs. Buchanan works with scientists to try to understand how the polar bear family are surviving the unusual Arctic weather. He finds Lyra and renews his bond with her, but discovers that cub Luca is missing. Lyra is devoted to her remaining cub, Miki, but his future is also uncertain.
7:54 pm
Support TVO: Current Affairs and Documentaries
Steve Paikin and Stacey Dunseath discuss the importance of viewer support for TVO's current affairs and documentary content.
8:00 pm
Stephen Harper's Legacy
The Agenda welcomes some of the writers who recently contributed to "The Harper Factor: Assessing a Prime Minister's Policy Legacy." The book examines how Harper succeeded and how he fell short in various policy domains between 2006 and 2015.
9:00 pm
Ep. 3 - Hell
In 1916 the war is raging in Europe and stretches from the trenches in France to the Italian Alps and the Balkans, and beyond to the gates of the Eastern world. The conflict becomes industrial, and millions of shells rain down on the battlefields; Verdun and the Somme are the deadliest battles in this second year of the war. Who can stop this infernal machine?
10:00 pm
Ep. 4 - Fire
Iain explores the human relationship with fire, a powerful force of nature and a crucial source of energy. Along the way he dives in a mysterious lake in Oregon, climbs a glacier of salt, crawls through an extraordinary cave in Iran and takes a therapeutic bath in crude oil.
11:00 pm
Stephen Harper's Legacy
The Agenda welcomes some of the writers who recently contributed to "The Harper Factor: Assessing a Prime Minister's Policy Legacy." The book examines how Harper succeeded and how he fell short in various policy domains between 2006 and 2015.

Late Night

12:00 am
Ep. 3 - Hell
In 1916 the war is raging in Europe and stretches from the trenches in France to the Italian Alps and the Balkans, and beyond to the gates of the Eastern world. The conflict becomes industrial, and millions of shells rain down on the battlefields; Verdun and the Somme are the deadliest battles in this second year of the war. Who can stop this infernal machine?
12:54 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.
1:00 am
Ep. 4 - Fire
Iain explores the human relationship with fire, a powerful force of nature and a crucial source of energy. Along the way he dives in a mysterious lake in Oregon, climbs a glacier of salt, crawls through an extraordinary cave in Iran and takes a therapeutic bath in crude oil.
2:00 am
Ep. 2 - The Polar Bear Family and Me
Gordon Buchanan and the team return to Svalbard in mid-June on the trail of Lyra and her cubs. Buchanan works with scientists to try to understand how the polar bear family are surviving the unusual Arctic weather. He finds Lyra and renews his bond with her, but discovers that cub Luca is missing. Lyra is devoted to her remaining cub, Miki, but his future is also uncertain.
2:53 am
Climate Watch Shorts: Melting permafrost
Permafrost is an underground layer of soil or rock that stays frozen all year round, but in recent years it's been thawing. In some parts of the north the thaw has created sinkholes and is disrupting the natural order of life. The full force of climate change is visible at Polar Bear Provincial Park in Ontario's far north.
3:00 am
Question Period: Wednesday, February 22, 2017
Discussions at Queen's Park today.
4:05 am
Is Your Brain Male or Female?
For centuries, men and women seem to have baffled each other. Are boys really better at math and spatial skills? Are girls better at empathy? What makes us have different strengths and weaknesses? Are these innate or are they shaped by cultural influences? Dr. Alice Roberts and Dr. Michael Mosley investigate neuroimaging techniques and behavioural studies to determine whether men and women are wired differently.
4:55 am
Behind The Lens (David & Me)
Ray Klonsky talks about his doc: "David & Me" about his friendship with prison inmate David McCallum. Hundreds of letters later, Ray graduated from university determined to set his friend free.
5:00 am
Stephen Harper's Legacy
The Agenda welcomes some of the writers who recently contributed to "The Harper Factor: Assessing a Prime Minister's Policy Legacy." The book examines how Harper succeeded and how he fell short in various policy domains between 2006 and 2015.
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