TV Schedule

Thursday, July 27, 2017

Morning

6:00 am
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6:02 am
Ella the Elephant
Ready, Set, Go... Slow?!
Belinda and Frankie challenge each other to a race, but after Frankie hurts his leg, it's Ella to the rescue to race in his place. But will Ella's credo of "slow and steady" be enough to best the boastful Belinda? Frankie sure hopes so.
6:15 am
Hi Opie!
Reading Buddies Are Awesome
Opie's Grade 3 reading buddy, Grayson, helps Opie learn to read by giving him an "awesome" book.
6:22 am
Zerby Derby
Zack Camps Out
Zack wakes up to find the road to his garage is gone. He bounces down the hill and finds he can't get back into his garage. The construction Zerbies apologize and say they'll have his road fixed by the next day. Zack doesn't mind, thinking it'll be fun to sleep outside. Lily joins him in camping out. But when it looks like rain, the Zerbies try to find a solution that'll keep them dry.
6:30 am
Now You Know
Jellyfish
Howie and Baboo visit aquarist Kevin at Ripley's Aquarium of Canada, who introduces them to a glass tank full of jellyfish. They learn about jellyfish body parts and why it is different from a fish.
6:38 am
Doki
Climb Every Mountain / Fico's Hot Bath
Doki has mastered Gabi's climbing wall, and now he wants a bigger challenge. He proposes they climb the world's highest mountain! How hard could it be? Gabi reluctantly takes the Team on an expedition to climb MOUNT EVEREST, in NEPAL. But the weather is wildly changeable, the air is thin, and the climb is dangerous. Doki's overconfidence almost causes disaster, but he finally listens to reason and they turn back. He realizes that it's great to challenge yourself, as long as you're truly prepared for it! --- Fico needs a bath, but doesn't want to muddy his Mom's floors. Where can he take a hot bath, outside? On a tip, they set off to ICELAND, a country that sounds cold but is known for underground heat. While Oto and Mundi rig up a geothermal shower, the others set out to find a hot spring for Fico's bath. They find a frozen glacial lake (too cold!) and a geyser (too hot!) before locating a real hot spring. But their soak is cut short when the local volcano starts acting up.
7:00 am
Odd Squad (SV)
O vs. The Ballcano
When the ball pit starts to overflow, Odd Squad must stop headquarters from being destroyed.
7:14 am
Paw Patrol
Pups Save a Sleepover
When Farmer Al cleans the barn, his animals have to stay in other places all over town, but a lightning storm spooks them to run off.
7:26 am
Let's Find Out
Let's Find Out - Metres
This is a math series supporting a greater understanding of Grade 3 measurement. In this episode Melissa and Ruth figure out how long 100 metres is with the help of a trundle.
7:29 am
Wild Kratts
Googly-Eye: The Night Guru
The Kratt brothers secretly ,borrow, Aviva's half finished night vision goggles to go in search of a mysterious nocturnal creature. But when the unstable goggles stop working, the brothers find themselves taken in by the nocturnal society of the tarsier. As they investigate, the Wild Kratts team discovers that nocturnal creatures only come out at night and learn that eyes help a creature see by collecting the light that comes from objects all around. But when the tarsier troop is in danger of losing one of their own, Chris and Martin must tap into their newfound understanding of nocturnal living and help the troubled tarsier family. Animals Featured: Tarsier Never Before or Rarely Seen Wildlife Moments: Tarsiers mobbing an Arboreal snake for defense
7:56 am
Arthur
Vomitrocious! - Sue Ellen Chickens Out
Francine starts to feel queasy - and then throws up in the cafeteria! Now she's afraid to go back to school. Sue Ellen learns that a fast-food chain is taking over the beloved Sugarbowl, so she rallies the gang to stage a protest.
8:21 am
Now You Know
Moon (Season 2)
Howie and Baboo visit a simulation Space station at the Ontario Science Centre where astronaut Chris Hadfield uses a moon model and a light to demonstrate why the moon only looks like it changes shape.
8:29 am
Splash and Bubbles
Splash's Swim School / Light at the End of the Tunnel
Splash's old school comes to visit the reef. Splash and his friends are impressed by their synchronized swimming abilities and try to duplicate them, but their attempt is complicated by the fact that they all move differently. --- After losing Dunk's lucky shell in the abyss without any light to guide them, Splash and friends follow a mysterious light in the distance before realizing that the light is from a firefly squid.
8:55 am
Can You Imagine That!
Dog Trainer
Sebastian loves dogs. He imagines what it would be like to be a dog trainer. He would train different working dogs, like police dogs to sniff out clues, and seeing-eye dogs to help guide people who can't see. Sebastian would even have his own super trained dog, who could juggle, surf and even make waffles. YUM!
9:01 am
Paw Patrol
Pups Save a Stinky Flower / Pups Save a Monkey-Naut
Mayor Humdinger drops off a 'gift' to Mayor Goodway, a flower that spreads a horrible stink when it blooms. Mayor Goodway tries to return it to him, but runs into trouble and has to be rescued by the Paw Patrol. Its takes Ryder, the pups, and Rocky's brand new tugboat to get that stinky plant out of Adventure Bay before it explodes stink seeds everywhere. --- A UFO has just splashed down in the bay! When Ryder and the pups pop the hatch, they find a monkey astronaut with a broken spacecraft and no way back into space. It's the Paw Patrol to the rescue! Ryder and the pups will have to launch the space capsule from the Air Patroller to get the monkey back into space in time to complete his mission!
9:25 am
Doozers
Doozers on Parade
The Doozer World Expo is underway and it's time for all the villages to present the shows they've prepared to tell everyone what makes their village unique. The problem is, each show is so long and elaborate, the ceremony would take days! Molly puts on her thinking cap and, along with the Pod Squad and her new friends, Buzz, Tag and Zippa, comes up with a great solution that will allow everyone to participate!
9:37 am
Rob the Robot
Robot Run
When the gangs favourite video game is broken, the crew head to Arcade Planet in order to keep playing their favourite game. Rob soon learns however, there's a lot more to having fun than playing by yourself.
9:50 am
Ruff-Ruff, Tweet & Dave
A Fairytale Adventure
Ruff-Ruff, Tweet and Dave make up their own fairy story in Fairytale Land. They create great characters, like Ruff-Ruff the brave knight, Tweet the fairy princess and Dave the wise panda-wizard. They add some magic, a dragon to chase, a castle and a party, and there are many problems to solve before their 'happily ever after' ending!
10:01 am
Miffy's Adventures: Big and Small
Boris is Broken
Boris has, inevitably, fallen out of a tree and broken his arm. Miffy's not at all sure she wants to see 'Broken Boris' in the hospital - but when a Doctor needs an assistant, 'Doctor Miffy' rises to the challenge!
10:08 am
Wibbly Pig
Bubbles
Poor Wibbly - he is the proud owner of a new bubble set and blower, but everyone else can blow perfect bubbles except him! He either blows too hard or blows too softly. Even Pigley and the breeze itself can blow perfect bubbles. When he finally manages to blow a few bubbles they form together into a bubble Wibbly and lead him on a lovely bubbly adventure! What other types of bubble can they blow? Square bubbles? Long bubbles or shiny bubbles - and will Wibbly learn to blow the perfect bubble before the day is done?
10:21 am
Bing
Not Yours
Bing helps Flop do the shopping at Padget's shop but whilst Flop is paying he finds a strawberry lolly that he can't resist putting in his pocket. When Flop sees Bing licking the lolly on the way home they have to decide what to do now.
10:29 am
Thomas & Friends (CG)
Spencer The Grand
It is a very foggy day on Sodor. All the engines are asked to stay at Tidmouth Sheds by the Fat Controller. Spencer wants to get back to the Duke and Duchess's Summerhouse rather than stay at Tidmouth Sheds. Spencer can't find his way in the fog and arrives at Mavis's quarry and Whiff's Waste Dump rather than at the Summerhouse. Just as Spencer thinks he has arrived at the Summerhouse he realises he is back at Tidmouth Sheds. Thomas and the engines are kind to him and he realises he has been a silly engine. Now it is Spencer's turn to be kind and he goes to find Percy who is still lost in the fog. Spencer uses his whistle to find Percy and soon they return safely to Tidmouth Sheds.
10:40 am
Thomas & Friends (CG)
Stop that Bus!
Thomas feels sorry that Bertie doesn't get to travel on the rails so decides to take Bertie on a tour on Sodor by rail. Bertie rolls onto Thomas's flatbed and soon they're off on their adventure. They go to the Fenland and Gordon's Hill. Bertie loves the sights but then realises that he needs to go and collect Dowager Hatt and her friends. He can't be late. Thomas though is having such a good time as tour leader that he doesn't listen to Bertie when he says he needs to get back. Thomas races straight past Dowager and her friends at the bus stop and heads straight for Misty Island. Bertie meets the logging locos and takes Bertie across the Shake Shake Bridge. Chaos ensues as the flatbed rolls away from Thomas and Bertie becomes stuck on the flatbed in the middle of the Shake Shake Bridge. The Fat Controller arrives to find out why Bertie hasn't collected his mother! Thomas realises his mistake and chuffs away fast to ask Harold to rescue Bertie. Thomas then collects Dowager and her friends and brings them to meet Bertie at the Shake Shake Bridge. Dowager and her friends jump into the back of Bertie and the flatbed is reattached onto Thomas. Soon the happy gang race through the countryside as Bertie is pulled along by Thomas. Dowager, her friends, Thomas and Bertie have the best fun ever!
10:51 am
Opie's Home
The Big Blowout
Opie and Lucas get into a big fight, so Opie decides to play with his imaginary friend Benjamin instead. Then Opie learns that forgiving Lucas can make them both feel better
10:58 am
Zerby Derby
Scree's Company / Leaf it to Dotty / Jake's Stakes
Zack and Lily want to climb a hill of scree - loose rocks and dirt. But every time they do, the rocks fall and block Axle's garage door. Time to try, try again and find a solution that rocks but not rolls. --- Dotty the Drone wants to help Fill and Sandy clean up hazards at Zerby Town Airport. But a drone doesn't make for a great construction vehicle. Lifting things just isn't Dotty's strength. But she learns she has a knack for moving leaves. --- Jake the Truck is having a hard time going around a banked turn without falling over. Zack comes to the rescue by teaching him the value of try, trying again.
11:19 am
Lejo
Counting
Lejo and a big hand play a counting game with a service bell until it gets to difficult for the hand.
11:21 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.
11:31 am
Doggy Day School
Mixed Biscuits
All the dogs have breed names except Pedro who is a mix of many breeds. To his delight, the others hold a ceremony and make up a new breed name for him, Mixed Biscuits - because he loves biscuits so much!
11:42 am
Lily's Driftwood Bay
The Dance-Off
Lily finds a pair of spoons on the beach, which Salty teaches her toplay. Lord Stag challenges Salty to a dance-off at the Driftwood Bay CĂ©ilidh (dance), but Salty's dancing legs are a little rusty, and Lily and her friends rally round to get him back in shape!
11:49 am
Splash and Bubbles
One Big Ocean: Part 3 - The Fixer-Upper
Still traveling with Scoot and looking for Flo's home beach, Splash recalls hearing about a beautiful reef nearby - perhaps that's where Flo's home is. They're all surprised when the once lush reef turns out to have become a ghost reef. Splash and friends, as Reeftown Rangers, stay to help the one remaining Parrotfish save the reef, realizing that if harm can come to this reef, it can happen to any reef, including Reeftown.

Afternoon

12:02 pm
GBB: Sandy Math: 2-D Shapes & Groups
Sandy Math: Star
Pirate Gisele is washed ashore and discovers shapes in the sand. When a wave sends her shape a-spinning, she must discover where her shape has gone. This corresponds to the mathematics expectations for spatial reasoning in the all-day Kindergarten program. Pirate Gisele finds a star in the sand.
12:05 pm
Paw Patrol
Pups Save the Carnival
When Humdinger can't win a prize at the Adventure Bay Carnival, he has his kitten swipe all the prizes, but then they get caught in a runaway bouncy house.
12:17 pm
Floogals
Project Tortoise
When the Boy Hooman brings a classroom tortoise home for the weekend, the Floogals question why this special moving "rock" is worthy of so much attention. Their investigation leads to a not-so-high-speed race.
12:30 pm
Doozers
Doozer Re-Users
Flex has broken his beloved hardhat and he doesn't want to get a new one, but the old one isn't safe anymore. Visiting a new friend, Doozer Re-User, Flex learns how to re-use his hardhat in a whole new way.
12:42 pm
Doozers
It's a Breeze
The Pod Squad are ready for a rockin' jam session but everywhere they go to play, they're getting in the way. They finally agree to play outside, but it's sooo windy! Turning their problem into a challenge, the group creates all new instruments that play using wind power.
12:55 pm
Transform It!
Paper Bracelets
Transform It is a series about taking objects you can find around your house and TRANSFORM them into new treasures. In this episode, Kara makes braclets from paper.
1:00 pm
Ruff-Ruff, Tweet & Dave
A Bouncy Adventure
A trip to Bouncy Land sparks off a competition between Ruff-Ruff, Tweet and Dave to find out who can bounce the highest. When Hatty's hat gets stuck up a tree, Ruff-Ruff jumps up to retrieve it, proving he really is the 'bounciest bouncer'.
1:11 pm
Mr. Moon
Surprise Plan
Mr Moon, Stella, Silva, Sunny and Gold Star discover it is Anyold's birthday and decide to decorate his asteroid collection.
1:23 pm
Bing
Mine
Bing and Pando are both tired but insist on one last game of Hide and Seek before bed. Pando finds a great hiding place under the covers of Bing's bed but by the time Bing finds him he's fast asleep. Bing is tired too and gets upset when he thinks there's nowhere left for him to sleep, but Flop and Padget find a way.
1:31 pm
GBB: Sticks' Feelings
Sticks Feels Scared
Sticks learns how to deal feeling scared.
1:34 pm
Thomas & Friends (CG)
Stuck On You
Thomas is given the special of being the Sodor Search and Rescue Engine for the day. He is to collect Bertie, the SSRC Rescue Truck from the Steamworks and then they will work at the SSRC together. Butch has a magnet attached to his crane arm and Thomas thinks it's very exciting to have a magnet like that. Soon they head off from the Steamworks. As they leave Victor tells them that the magnet comes on when the red light is switched on... but Thomas and Butch don't listen properly to Victor. They arrive to the SSRC and Harold asks them to take metal poles to Farmer McColl. Butch and Thomas can't work out how to pick up the poles with the magnet and then the poles crash into the sea! Next they are asked to pick up a wheel for Rosie but again Thomas doesn't pay any attention to the red light and they can't pick up the wheel. The wheel crashes into Rocky. Now the red light switches itself on and Butch gets stuck to Thomas! Thomas realises he should have listened to Victor. Victor tells them again that the magnet is on when the red light is on. This time Thomas and Butch listen and they complete their Rescue jobs effortlessly.
1:45 pm
Miffy's Adventures: Big and Small
Uncle Pilot's Postcard
Uncle Pilot sends Miffy a postcard full of exciting news of his travels. She wants to send one back, but what has she got to write about? Fortunately a trip to the post office is full of excitement!
1:52 pm
The Day Henry Met...
The Day Henry Met... A Microscope
Henry meets a friendly Microscope. He has just discovered the cure for smelly burps but when the that cure is lost in an accident it's up to Henry to save the day. Henry becomes a Scientist for the day and after many experiments and a few side effects he winds up recreating the cure once again.
2:00 pm
Lily's Driftwood Bay
Message in a Bottle
It's Gull's birthday and Lily finds a bottle washed up on the beach with a clue inside it! Following the clues on Driftwood Bay leads Lily and Gull to the best birthday ever when they reach the end of the mysterious trail.
2:07 pm
Rob the Robot
Time For Fun
The crew discovers Orbit's having issues telling time! They take him the to the Clock Planet to learn time telling basics, but are set off on a wild cuckoo chase when Orbit unwittingly sets a giant cuckoo bird free!
2:21 pm
Zerby Derby
Think, Think Again
Strut has constructed a tower out of sticks. Zack and Lily agree to help him move it, but if they make a mistake it will fall and break. Usually Zerbies try the first idea and just try, try again if it doesn't work. But this time they have to get it right on the first try.
2:28 pm
Hi Opie!
Hide Opie
During a game of Hide and Seek, Opie is determined not to be found.
2:36 pm
Mister Maker
Episode 18
In South Africa, we find out if he can make a frightening finger pen in under a minute; the Mini Makers build a super snowy scene in the UK; and in Australia, look out for an underwater arty idea.
2:55 pm
Ruff-Ruff, Tweet & Dave
A Hide and Seek Adventure
Ruff-Ruff, Tweet and Dave use all of their five senses, seeing, hearing, smell, taste and touch to find each other, and Hatty's hat, in a fun game of Hide and Seek.
3:06 pm
Floogals
Project Balloon
When the Floogals encounter a balloon that's intended for the Girl Hooman's birthday party but they think it's a monster - it's ten times bigger than them with a giant face!. In investigating it further, Fleeker must conquer his fear to return the balloon to the little girl.
3:18 pm
Paw Patrol
Pups Save Jake's Cake / Pups Save a Wild Ride
When Mr. Porter and Mayor Goodway build a massive cake of Jake, the Pups need to secretly transport it up the hill and not ruin Jake's surprise party. --- When learning how to snowboard, Alex tries to take a short-cut by using the Pup's new IDO-UDO bracelets, but things don't go quite as planned. With Alex and Daring Danny X flying out of control towards Risky Ridge, it's up to the Paw Patrol to save them from a cliff-side catastrophe!
3:42 pm
Space Racers
Watch This Space
Eagle excitedly reports having observed an unusual, bright light in the sky. But when he brings the other Racers to see it too, there's nothing there. Did Eagle actually see something, or did he just make it up? Taking Headmaster Crane's advice, the cadets try to solve the puzzle of the bright light. Testing various hypotheses to explain the sighting, they conclude that Eagle must have seen a variable star, whose brightness changes over time but which is very difficult to detect. With the assistance of AVA's database and Coot's new software for predicting supernovae, they calculate the spot from where they might observe the next supernova from space. Eagle and the cadets fly there... but will they arrive in time to witness the luminous spectacle themselves and confirm Eagle's observation?
3:55 pm
What's the Big Idea?
Anger
When a cheeky monkey steals Hugo's ice cream, Hugo can't help but feel all hot and bothered ... Is that what you call anger?
4:01 pm
Odd Squad
Not So Splash / By The Book
In the middle of summer, Olive and Otto must figure out why parts of the town are turning snowy and cold. --- Olive and Otto interrogate two suspects to figure out which one is innocent and which one is guilty of committing an odd crime.
4:27 pm
The Space
Kratt Day - Generic Show Break 2
Break 2. Chris and Martin play the Newly Brother game.
4:29 pm
Arthur
Arthur Goes Crosswire/Sue Ellen and the Brainasaurous
ARTHUR GOES CROSSWIRE: Since they rescued Wilbur Rabbit (the guy who plays Bionic Bunny on TV) Arthur and Muffy have been inseparable. Arthur figures it's best that Friends of Wilbur stick together. But the rest of their friends are growing tired of the new Arthur. Can he be "de-Muffied?" SUE ELLEN AND THE BRAINASAUROUS: Brain's a great partner for a school assignment - unless you want to work on it, too! When he's paired up with Sue Ellen for a team project, she expects to be a team player. Can Brain tolerate anyone else messing with his perfect A?
4:54 pm
The Space
Kratt Day - Generic Show Break 3
Break 3. Continue to play the Newly Brother game.
4:56 pm
Little Lunch (Long Version)
The Ya-Ya / The Milk Bar
While Atticus' parents are away, his Ya-Ya (grandmother) looks after him and sends disgusting lunches with him to school. --- After Rory forgets his lunch and, in desperation, decides to go to the milk bar, he must convince the other kids to keep his secret from Mrs. Gonsha.
5:23 pm
Wild Kratts
Temple of Tigers
After Aviva successfully sneaks up on and surprises the creature adventuring Kratt Brothers, they worry that they've somehow lost their signature 'creature sense'. Chris and Martin go off in search of the stealthiest, most powerful wildcat in the world - the tiger - on a quest to prove to themselves that they're still in tune with the creature world.
5:49 pm
The Space
Kratt Day - Generic Show Break 5
Break 5. Chris and Martin play What Is It? Animal edition.
5:52 pm
Dino Dana
Dino Sight
Dana's visit to the optometrist inspires her to explore how dinosaurs use their eyes to hunt. In order to catch an elusive Compsognathus, Dana adopts a series of visual techniques inspired by the unique sight of different dinosaurs.
6:03 pm
The Space
Kratt Day - Generic Show Break 6
Break 6. Chris and Martin play a speed round of three challenges.
6:07 pm
Bushwhacked
Dugong
Doctor Kayne, medical check the endangered Dugong!
6:32 pm
WordGirl
Who's Your Granny / Win a Day with WordGirl
Granny May decides to become more notorious by committing bigger crimes involving crazy contraptions. Meanwhile, Becky is frustrated that she does not appear in any yearbook photos since she always has to escape to fight crime as WordGirl. Will Becky/WordGirl ever be able to get her photo in the yearbook and find time to interact with the new, hi-tech Granny May? Vocabulary Words: Interact, Contraption --- The Big City Times announces a writing contest prize: win a day with WordGirl. A chance at a full-day encounter with everyone's favorite superhero causes Tobey, Scoops, and TJ to go to extremes to win - ending in a robot-filled squabble at the library. Vocabulary Words: Encounter, Squabble
6:57 pm
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Evening

7:00 pm
Ep. 3 - New York 1951
Art historian James Fox tells the story of New York in 1951, where the world we know today was born.
7:54 pm
Main Street Ontario: Kingston
If you're looking for a specific record, you'll probably find it at Brian's Record Option in Kingston - but you'll need his help. Thousands of records are piled up in every corner of his downtown shop, but somehow he always knows where everything is.
8:00 pm
The Agenda in the Summer: Shawn Hitchins
Comedian, singer and host Shawn Hitchins shares some stories from his off-stage life torn from the pages of his new book, "A Brief History of Oversharing: One Ginger's Anthology of Humiliation."
8:30 pm
Farmed and Dangerous?
Over 70 per cent of the salmon eaten globally is not wild but is raised on fish farms, some in ocean pens and some on land. The brothers travel to British Columbia, home to the world's greatest wild salmon habitat and the heart of Canada's salmon farming industry. Many scientists believe the use of open net farms in the Pacific Ocean, used to raise Atlantic salmon, could be leading to the decline of wild salmon stocks along the West Coast.
9:00 pm
Notes from the Inside with James Rhodes
Renegade classical pianist James Rhodes is passionate about taking his music out of the confines of the concert hall and into places it rarely reaches. In this inspirational and sometimes funny film, Rhodes takes a Steinway grand piano inside one of Britain's largest psychiatric hospitals, where he meets four patients and shares his mental health story. He performs pieces specially chosen for each of these four people that might give them the hope he experienced through music.
9:49 pm
Climate Watch Shorts: The monarch butterfly's decline
Monarch butterfly populations have been declining for the past 20 years. Its habitat is being decimated, and during its annual migration, it faces threats from storms intensified by climate change. We visit the Cambridge Butterfly Conservatory to find out more.
9:52 pm
Main Street Ontario: Kingston
If you're looking for a specific record, you'll probably find it at Brian's Record Option in Kingston - but you'll need his help. Thousands of records are piled up in every corner of his downtown shop, but somehow he always knows where everything is.
10:00 pm
Some Sort of Judas
Kevin Williams, a once-popular Toronto rapper known as Mayhem Morearty, became a Crown witness and informant against his former associate Mark Moore, a serial killer who shot four men in cold blood in 2010. Fearing for his life and ostracized by his community for breaking its code of silence, Williams is released from prison into an uncertain future.
11:00 pm
The Agenda in the Summer: Shawn Hitchins
Comedian, singer and host Shawn Hitchins shares some stories from his off-stage life torn from the pages of his new book, "A Brief History of Oversharing: One Ginger's Anthology of Humiliation."
11:30 pm
Farmed and Dangerous?
Over 70 per cent of the salmon eaten globally is not wild but is raised on fish farms, some in ocean pens and some on land. The brothers travel to British Columbia, home to the world's greatest wild salmon habitat and the heart of Canada's salmon farming industry. Many scientists believe the use of open net farms in the Pacific Ocean, used to raise Atlantic salmon, could be leading to the decline of wild salmon stocks along the West Coast.

Late Night

12:00 am
Notes from the Inside with James Rhodes
Renegade classical pianist James Rhodes is passionate about taking his music out of the confines of the concert hall and into places it rarely reaches. In this inspirational and sometimes funny film, Rhodes takes a Steinway grand piano inside one of Britain's largest psychiatric hospitals, where he meets four patients and shares his mental health story. He performs pieces specially chosen for each of these four people that might give them the hope he experienced through music.
12:49 am
Main Street Ontario: Markdale
In 1973, David and Penny Chapman bought an old creamery and started a small business making ice cream. They built up their company bit by bit, while staying true to where it all began in Markdale, a village south of Georgian Bay.
12:53 am
Climate Watch Shorts: Skating on thin ice
Backyard rinks are a big part of winter life in Ontario, but warmer winters mean less time for the ice to freeze. We speak with Wilfrid Laurier University professor Robert McLeman, who discusses RinkWatch, a project that is crowdsourcing data on backyard rinks. We also speak with volunteers who maintain the ice year after year and struggle against unpredictable temperature swings.
1:00 am
Some Sort of Judas
Kevin Williams, a once-popular Toronto rapper known as Mayhem Morearty, became a Crown witness and informant against his former associate Mark Moore, a serial killer who shot four men in cold blood in 2010. Fearing for his life and ostracized by his community for breaking its code of silence, Williams is released from prison into an uncertain future.
2:00 am
Ep. 3 - New York 1951
Art historian James Fox tells the story of New York in 1951, where the world we know today was born.
2:54 am
Climate Watch Shorts: The larva lab
The insect lab at the Great Lakes Forestry Centre in Sault Ste. Marie, Ont. is home to the most important insect research happening in the country. Researchers breed and send insects all over the world. They are looking at how dangerous invasive species like spruce budworm are responding to the changing climate.
3:00 am
Ep. 1 - Light
The story of how we used light to reveal the cosmos begins in the 3rd century BC when the Greek mathematician Euclid discovered light travels in straight lines. This meant that if we could change its path, we could change how we see the world. In Renaissance Italy, Galileo Galilei did just that by using the lenses of his simple telescope to reveal our place in the cosmos.
3:53 am
Behind The Lens (Out Of Mind Out Of Sight)
John Kastner talks about his documentary "Out of Mind, Out of Sight" about a forensic psychiatric hostpital in Brockville Ontario.
4:00 am
Ep. 2 - Dark
Physicist Jim Al-Khalili tells the story of how we went from thinking we were close to a complete understanding of the universe to realizing we had seen almost none of it. Today, our best estimate is that more than 99 per cent of the cosmos is hidden in the dark, invisible to our telescopes and beyond our comprehension.
4:53 am
Climate Watch Shorts: Redrawing the grid
The Nanticoke coal-fired power plant once generated enough power to supply millions of homes. It was shut down in 2013 and has a bright future as a solar farm. We look at plans for the future at Nanticoke, as well as a distributed solar project in Guelph, to get an idea of how the grid is changing.
5:00 am
The Agenda in the Summer: Shawn Hitchins
Comedian, singer and host Shawn Hitchins shares some stories from his off-stage life torn from the pages of his new book, "A Brief History of Oversharing: One Ginger's Anthology of Humiliation."
5:30 am
Farmed and Dangerous?
Over 70 per cent of the salmon eaten globally is not wild but is raised on fish farms, some in ocean pens and some on land. The brothers travel to British Columbia, home to the world's greatest wild salmon habitat and the heart of Canada's salmon farming industry. Many scientists believe the use of open net farms in the Pacific Ocean, used to raise Atlantic salmon, could be leading to the decline of wild salmon stocks along the West Coast.
5:55 am
Learning Portraits
Learning Portrait: Morgan Kitching
Learning Portrait: Morgan Kitching
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