TV Schedule

Saturday, March 25, 2017

Morning

6:00 am
Dinosaur Train
Where Have All the Lizards Gone & Conductor's Sleepover
The Conductor takes the Pteranodon Family for a special trip to Lizard Island, where they discover that it's been overrun by plants and bugs, and there are few precious lizards left. The Conductor concludes that the Changyuraptor Family (that he dropped off there awhile ago, and has since multiplied) has been eating all the lizards and throwing the entire ecosystem out of balance. Can the Pteranodon Family and Mr. Conductor convince the Changyuraptor Family to leave their home in order to get the island ecosystem back in balance? --- With a hurricane looming, the Pteranodon Family convinces the Conductor to leave his train for the night and come with them to the safety of their hurricane shelter (a large, underground cave). But the Conductor has a hard time getting comfortable away from his train. Can the family and the Conductor pull together and help a family of beached Ichthyosaurs back into the ocean after the hurricane leaves them beached on the shore?
6:27 am
Five
Animals - Asian Elephants
This episode looks at five things about Asian Elephants.
6:30 am
Ella the Elephant
Super Helpful Elephant Heroes
Ella learns the importance of not overreaching in your desire to help others.
6:42 am
YOUniverse
Space tourist
Oonah's YOUniverse is ready to be explored. She will take a space train to visit planets with flowers, rainbows and unicorns. Did you know that in our real universe, engineers are building new types of spacecrafts that will bring us into orbit and maybe even to Mars? If you get to go to Mars, pack some books and bring some seeds to plant for Oonah when you get there!
6:45 am
Monkey See Monkey Do
Spider
Spider helps Monkey with his soccer net.
6:58 am
Box Yourself Minis
Napkin Ghouls
Øistein makes a monster napkin holder from toilet paper rolls.
7:02 am
Rob the Robot
Cosmic Day / Lord of the Robot
The crew is celebrating Cosmic Day, the day where everyone from all over the Galaxy celebrates friendship! Orbit, falls into a ,bah humbug, sort of mood when the only gift receives is a hockey puck. The friends travel to Winter Planet in an attempt to show Orbit there's more to the holidays than receiving gifts, but it appears Orbit's not the only one who's down in the dumps. The inhabitant of the planet doesn't seem to enjoy visitors! Lord of the Robot:The Crew finishes reading their favourite storybook, and can't wait to find out what happens in book two! Only problem is, they don't have the second book! They decide to travel to the Story Planet to live out their own epic adventure!
7:25 am
Doggy Day School
Giggly Pig
A cute little pig is dropped off at the day care. Lucas plays some practical jokes on the others and the pig finds the jokes so funny he eggs Lucas on to play more. It's only when the tables are turned that Lucas and the little pig learn that it's no fun to be on the receiving end of a practical joke.
7:36 am
Doozers
Pod Squad Boogie
The Pod Squad is performing in the Starlight Concert, but when they hear other doozers singing, the group decides they need to do something unique to stand out from the crowd. Using the sights and sounds around them, they each discover their own favourite sound and invent new instruments inspired by them.
7:49 am
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!
8:00 am
Paw Patrol
Mission Paw: Quest For The Crown
When Chase crosses the ocean to the city of Barkingburg for special guard duty of the Royal Crown, he gets more than he barked for! Sweetie, the spoiled royal pup, steals the crown and plans to use it to crown herself Queen. When Chase discovers her plan, Sweetie locks him in her secret doggie dungeon. With Chase no longer on the case, there's nothing to stop Sweetie's plan. Except for the rest of the paw patrol! Receiving a distress call from Chase, Ryder mobilizes the team. Ryder calls it a "Mission Paw" to save their pup pal, extraordinary action and extraordinary tools are called for. The team boards the Air Patroller and jet to Barkingburg. But Sweetie's ready for them, she leads the team on a wild pup chase throughout the castle delaying them from finding Chase and the Royal Crown. If the team can't retrieve the Royal Crown and rescue their pup pal, Sweetie will become the bad queen pup of Barkingburg.
8:24 am
Zerby Derby
Ferry Windy Day
Zack and Fran the Ferry are out for a ride around Zerby Town Lake on a very windy day. When the joy riding is over Fran tries to land at the docks. But it turns out, landing in the wind is difficult. When she approaches the first time, the wind blows her way off course, into the reeds at the side of the lake. She backs up and tries again, this time starting further to the side, she gets to the dock but blows past before Zack can get off and tie her up. The next time she comes in on an angle so she can stay still in the wind, but the angle is too hard for Zack to get off onto the dock. Finally, Zack realizes that they should use the wind to help them. Fran lines up with the dock in such a way that the wind blows her up against the dock instead of away from it. This allows Zack to get off and tie her up.
8:31 am
Shutterbugs
Going Buggy / Oh, Beehive
Harvey tries out for the Marsh's biggest sporting event - Slimeball! --- When Boris the Bee loses his memory before making a big announcement, the Shutterbugs must use all of their senses to help him get it back.
8:56 am
Dino Dan
Officer Trek / Dino Rocks
Trek dreams that he and Mom are Police Officers on "The Case of the Missing Fish!". Can they figure out who stole Fisherman Bobby's fish - the Spinosaurus, the Plesiosaur or the Archelon? You bet they can! --- Trek is blown away when he sees a Psittacosaurus eating rocks. Trek's determined to find out what the dino's doing and, with a little help from Grandma, Trek learns that the Psittacosaurus didn't eat rocks but that rocks help them digest their food.
9:17 am
Odd Squad
Mid-Day in the Garden of Good and Odd / Failure to Lunch
When things in town are being covered in jam, Olympia and Otis must turn to Odd Todd for help. --- Olympia takes Otis out for lunch in an effort to prove she doesn't need to work all the time.
9:44 am
Wild Kratts
Cheetah Racer
Chris and Martin announce that no creature or vehicle can travel as fast over the rough and tumble African savannah as the cheetah. Aviva takes the challenge and declares she will build a ground racer that can run even faster than a cheetah. Of course Zach wants to prove that he is a better inventor than Aviva and joins the race. The team, inspired by the cheetah, ,revs up, to explore the different functions required for speed build a cheetah racer and win the race. Animals Featured: Cheetah, Gazelle Never Before or Rarely Seen Wildlife Moments: New look at the Cheetah' unique body design and the aspects that make it the fastest animal on the planet
10:10 am
Jack
Invasive Invaders
When Jack brings an adorable alien pet to Earth to show the kids, the fast-reproducing creatures start taking over the entire ecosystem.
10:22 am
It Matters
It Matters -Ibrahim, Tatiana and Carol's story
It Matters addresses issues in kids' lives- issues adults think kids don't think or worry about. Real kids telling stories about tough topics like poverty, bullying, and self esteem.
10:25 am
Making Stuff
Mountain Bike
Wiz and Gears watch how they build and paint mountain bicycles.
10:31 am
Look Kool
Frame Shell Solid
What is a structure and how do you make it sturdy? Hamza wants a new bookcase to replace his rickety old one. He enlists the help of an apathetic beaver to build it, and learns that there are three forms that make the basis of all structures, frames, shells, and solids! Each has unique properties that make it suited for different purposes - but you might be surprised by the results...who knew you could make a real canoe out of concrete?
10:53 am
Beats in Bites
Playing Favourites
In this episode we're playing favourites with our signature sounds.
11:00 am
Jerry and the Raiders
Robo-Vac
Excited to go on a family beach outing, Jerry's mother warns she will leave him with the babysitter if his room is not cleaned in ten minutes. But when Jerry turns on the vacuum (over the protest of the Raiders convinced this Monster Robot from outer space will suck up the neighborhood) Gant becomes ROBO VAC'S first victim. Jerry has ten minutes to figure out how a vacuum works, in order to rescue Gant AND get clean up his room before it's too late.
11:11 am
Jerry and the Raiders
A Fishy Tale
Nicole and the Raiders feel increasingly ignored as Jerry becomes totally absorbed with a new fish he caught in their pond and named Herman. Feeling hurt, the Raiders take a closer look, discovering Herman has legs, which means he is not a fish "he is a MONFIBIAN", a monster that eats everything in sight! Raiders to the Rescue! They dump Herman back in the pond. Finding his beloved Herman gone, Jerry now feels terrible. He's sorry he ignored them but explains Herman was actually a TADPOLE for his school project and explains the life cycle of a frog. Now Nicole and the Raiders feel terrible. Finally the four of them catch Herman (or a look-alike) and his mother who is a jumping frog.
11:22 am
Tumbletown Reads
Tumbletown Reads: First Mayor of Tumble Town
Tumbleweed begins a new series of adventures as a journalist for the Tumble Town Gazette, learning to make his way around books and language. In this episode Tumbleweed learns how to properly use a reference book.
11:26 am
MathXplosion
If the Shoe Fits...
Learning to lace and tie shoes is a difficult hurdle that everybody has to overcome in the course of growing up. But as you lace over, under, in and out, have you ever wondered how many ways you can tie a shoelace? Follow Eric's steps as he shows us a couple of the 43,000 ways to tie shoelaces It's not magic... it's math!
11:30 am
The Magic School Bus
The Magic School Bus Gets Ants in Its Pants
The Magic School Bus goes into show business when Keesha directs a movie about social animals for the school science fair.
11:56 am
Story Explorers
The Friends Finding Treasure
Story Explorer Pawandeep tells his story: The Friends Finding Treasure.

Afternoon

12:00 pm
Science Max: Experiments at Large
Balance
This episode of Science Max is all about balance. Balancing a potato on a ruler is hard, but not if you know how to change its center of gravity. So what if Phil was the potato? We max it out with a tightrope and various experiments to see if Phil can use the power of science to give himself the balance of a circus performer.
12:22 pm
Pop It!
Holla
Shemar calls us all to gather 'round and take a look at these new moves, and then try them out ourselves. It's A Party and it's time to holla - bring the pie and ice cream!
12:27 pm
Space Trek
Space Trek - Cloudy with a Chance of Meteors
Captain Kent answers his Intergalactic Space Mail. He explains what causes meteors and meteor showers.
12:30 pm
Annedroids
Map Quest
The kids are intent on figuring out where the robo-bug came from and who sent it. To do that, Anne works night and day to retrieve its programming. Once she unlocks it, she finds three sets of coordinates using the stars, a map and GPS that lead them nowhere until she realizes she has to triangulate the location. Once she finds the centre of the triangle, and the location that matches it, the kids head to an abandoned building. Inside, they discover the building wasn't always abandoned and it once may have been a laboratory where Anne's Mom worked. But that's not all they find. In a locker they find a hard drive containing complicated designs left for Anne by her Mom. Anne's not sure she's ready to start building whatever the designs are for but, when she's ready, her friends will be there to help.
12:53 pm
MathXplosion
Quest for Roman Numerals
What do C, D, I, L M, V and X represent? They're Roman numerals- created thousands of years ago and still used today. Join Eric on his quest for Roman numerals. It's not magic... it's math!
12:56 pm
Princess P Party Planner
Practically Perfect Party Planners - Episode 8
Princess P applies her proportional reasoning skills to the world of party planning in this exciting math series. In this episode she saves the pie eating contest
1:00 pm
WordGirl
Don't Mess With The Best / Peanut Butter Battles
Since Victoria Best couldn't outdo WordGirl at being a superhero she decides to become the cities' best villain. Using her magic recorder, she steals all the villains' weapons and lures WordGirl to the bank. Will WordGirl be able to stop her or will Victoria be the one villain who takes down WordGirl once and for all? Vocabulary Words: Defeat, Unstoppable --- Chuck adds a new condiment to his arsenal -- peanut butter! The highly sticky substance envelops its victims in a giant ball of peanut butter. Since Huggy has to roll a peanut butter covered WordGirl around town, will she be able to stop him? Vocabulary Words: Envelop, Hinder
1:23 pm
Making Stuff
Kite
Wiz and Gears go to a kite making factory, where gorgeous colourful works of art are painted an sewed into flying masterprieces.
1:29 pm
Arthur
Arthur Unravels / All the Rage
Knit, one, pearl two, knit one, pearl two. Grandma Thora teaches Arthur to knit and he's really into this new hobby. But...he's a kid! And a boy! Knitting is a grandma thing.. .right? How long can Arthur keep his new hobby a secret before the yarn spills out of the bag? --- Muffy wants to rock the fashion world like her fashion mentor Capri DeVapida! But creating a fad is a lot harder than it looks, especially when all her hot new trends turn out to be lukewarm flops. Can Muffy learn that it's just better to be yourself?
1:53 pm
Shutterbugs
Big Bug Blackout / Alien Capture Squad
Flick and his glowing tail are bit under the weather...leaving the Shutterbugs 'in the dark' temporarily, forcing them to rely on their other senses to get home safely. --- Strange lights are coming from the abandoned observatory, leaving Harvey to wonder if it's aliens!
2:17 pm
Alfred Hedgehog
The Mysterious Fern
The school garden is going to be photographed and Rudy is horrified that the ferns suddenly died. There's no way he can make things look nice before the photograph arrives. Alfred investigates and discovers that the ferns are called resurrection ferns because they mimic death and spring back to life once watered.
2:29 pm
Doozers
Jetpack Away
When Daisy Wheel's jetpack goes on the fritz, Flex volunteers to fix it. The problem is, he makes it sooo fast that it flies out of her reach and all over Doozer Creek. The Pod Squad work together to catch the jetpack and return it to a very relieved Daisy Wheel.
2:40 pm
Ruff-Ruff, Tweet & Dave
A Dancing Adventure
Hatty, Ruff-Ruff and Tweet help Dave find his own unique style and rhythm, and prove that blue pandas can dance! Educational - Learning about rhythm, beat and recognition of tempo (fast and slow).
2:52 pm
Can You Imagine That!
Toymaker
Amalia wants to be a toymaker and design and build toys. She would build them in her very own toyshop and design different cuddly stuffies that help kids sleep snug in their beds. Amalia imagines making different wind up toys that march and remote control toys that fly. She would invent toys no one has ever seen before and they would be so popular, Amalia would sell them in her own Toy Store.
2:57 pm
GBB: First on the Scene
First on the Scene: Setting the Table
First on the Scene celebrates children's accomplishments. Everything from learning to skate, riding a bike without training wheels, losing a first tooth, to drawing a great picture -- by profiling children on a preschool news magazine-styled show called Big Backyard News (BBN). The BBN news anchor is Sticks from Gisèle's Big Backyard. In this episode, Maximus sets the table for the first time.
3:00 pm
Ella the Elephant
Team Spirit
When Mrs. Briggs' class takes on designing and painting a new school scoreboard they have trouble working as a team to complete the big project.
3:12 pm
Lily's Driftwood Bay
Snippy!
Lily finds a glass jar washed up on the beach, which Salty tells her is just perfect for rockpool dipping. Lily finds Snippy, an adorable hermit crab and they become good friends. When it's time for Snippy to go home again, Lily finds it very hard to say goodbye.
3:21 pm
Thomas & Friends (CG)
Slippy Sodor
THOMAS has to wear a replacement funnel while his own is being fixed. He is embarrassed about it. Then THOMAS is asked to carry some special bubble liquid for famous clown MR. BUBBLES. But when the other engines laugh at THOMAS'S funnel, THOMAS rushes by them really fast to get away, spilling all the bubble liquid. THOMAS returns to get more, and, in so doing, learns that, actually, making people laugh can be a good thing.
3:32 pm
Thomas & Friends (CG)
Double Trouble
THOMAS has a special Special. He is to take SIR TOPHAM HATT to his special birthday party. But when THOMAS picks up SIR TOPHAM HATT at Maithwaite - SIR TOPHAM HATT doesn't look like SIR TOPHAM HATT at all!! He had a moustache! Things get worse as the 'imposter' SIR TOPHAM HATT demands to go to the Whispering Woods where he encourages children to play. Then he stops at a junction and rushes into the Signal Box to 'have a turn' at throwing the levers. GORDON - as a result - hurtles down a branch line! When THOMAS arrives back at Maithwaite - THOMAS realises this isn't SIR TOPHAM HATT! The imposter reveals himself as SIR TOPHAM HATT'S brother - SIR LOWHAM HATT and all is set straight!
3:43 pm
The Day Henry Met...
The Day Henry Met... A Cow
Henry meets a friendly Cow and learns all about where milk comes from. Unfortunately the gate to the cow field has been left open and all the Cows have wandered off during the night. Henry becomes a Cowboy for the day, meets a crazy scarecrow and helps round up the lost herd in time for the Big Barn Dance!
3:48 pm
Floogals
Project Piano
The piano is gigantic to a Floogal. How can it be making such lovely music and how can a Floogal make that music too? Well, one Floogal can't but a team of Floogals can. In a scene reminiscent of 'Big' we see our Floogals work out how keys and strings work in a piano to make a tune!
4:00 pm
Paw Patrol
Pups Great Race / Pups Take the Cake
It's Adventure Bay Race Day and the pups are about to race each other all across the town to see who is the fastest pup. One other competitor unexpectedly shows up though, Alex in his super trike! --- Mr. Porter enters a cake competition and needs Ryder and the pups to help him bake the biggest and tastiest cake. The race is on to get their cake baked and to the competition on time!
4:23 pm
Zerby Derby
Yoo Hoo
Zack and Lily take different paths to Zerby Town Marsh. When they get there they can't see each other. The Zerbies can talk to each other with their radios, but they still have to find each other. Lily tries honking her horn for Zack to find her, but the noise echoes, making it hard for Zack to figure out where it's coming from. Lily tries shaking a tree, but the only tree that's small enough for her to shake is too small for Zack to see. Finally, they hit upon the idea of using something they can both see (an old, dead tree) to drive towards until they find each other.
4:30 pm
Arthur
The Agent of Change / D.W. Unties the Knot
The latest animated hit in movie theaters has left Muffy and Francine with a bad taste in their mouths. Why aren't there ever any cool female characters on screen? So with the help of a very talented artist...Molly, the three decide to make their own movie! --- After watching "The Wedding Channel", D.W. wants to get married! And, having no idea what this really means, she starts planning herself the biggest unicorn wedding imaginable. But D.W. soon realizes that she got more than she bargained for. Can she back out in time?
4:55 pm
Dino Dan
The Wonderful Wizard of Dinoz
At bedtime, Mom reads Trek "The Wonderful Wizard of Oz". Trek drifts off and ends up in "The Land of Dinoz" where he meets new pals the Scare-Troodon (Penelope), the Tin-Dromaeosaurus (Bobby) and the Cowardly Stygimoloch (Hannah). Together, they all head off to see the wizard and save him some wicked dinosaur skeletons.
5:17 pm
Odd Squad
The O Team / Show Me The Money
Security Agents Owen & Ohio secretly provide backup to Olympia & Otis so they can have a pizza party. --- When an unlucky coin is accidentally released into the public, Olympia and Otis must retrieve it before catastrophe strikes.
5:44 pm
Wild Kratts
Ker-Honk
When Martin's and Chris' Creature Power Suits unexpectedly get jammed in Proboscis monkey mode and the top monkey of the troop is injured protecting a youngster from a crocodile, the Kratt brothers find themselves stepping into the injured monkey's role. While Aviva nurses the monkey back to health, Chris and Martin must keep the troop together and soon discover the important communication function of the proboscis monkeys strangest feature - his huge, droopy, bulbous nose! They uncover some of the different methods animals utilize to communicate important information to each other. Animals Featured: Proboscis monkey, Clouded leopard, Python, Gavial Never Before or Rarely Seen Wildlife Moments: Proboscis monkeys swimming in a river; Clouded leopard and Gavials (crocodilians) hunting Proboscis monkeys; Proboscis monkey using their honking alarm call as a predator alert
6:10 pm
Jack
The Rubber Prank
When Jack's face is caught on camera, the pals must make a rubber mask of Jack's face to convince everyone the 'alien sighting' was just a prank.
6:21 pm
Story Explorers
Goldie the Hero
Story Explorer Zoe tells her story: Goldie the Hero.
6:24 pm
Making Stuff
Glass blowing
The art of glass blowing is revealed to Wiz and Gears when they visit a workshop and see silica sand become molten glass. Who would guess glass can stretch, bend, twist and snap?
6:30 pm
Finding Stuff Out
Water
Question: ,Will water ever go extinct?, Harrison's water is shut off today because of a water main break, so he's extra interested in how water is formed, and how we can conserve it. Challenge: In some countries, kids have to carry water from a well instead of getting it from a sink. Our challengers compete to see how much of their daily water they can carry before time's up. In the Field: Harrison goes to fire-fighter training, where he puts out real fires with water.
6:52 pm
Space Trek
What you Need to Survive in Space
Star ship Commander Captain Kent explains the five most important things you need to live in space.
6:57 pm
DRTV TVOKids Philanthropy
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Evening

7:00 pm
Wild Hawaii: Ep. 2 - Secrets of the Deep
Hawaii was born of fire into a world of water as unique and spectacular as the islands themselves. This world for the most part remains hidden, secreted beneath the waves. Here are undersea rivers and creatures that thrive and survive only in this spot on Earth. See giant mantas fly through the sea, humpback whales fight to the death, and tiger sharks amaze with their savagery.
7:50 pm
Climate Watch Shorts: The fisher's perspective
Fish in Ontario's lakes and rivers are changing with the climate. Warm water fish like smallmouth bass are seeing conditions shift in their favour, while cold water fish like lake trout face temperatures in which they cannot survive. A warming shift of just 1C could dramatically change the fisheries in Ontario.
7:55 pm
Learning Portraits
Ontario Vignette: Wayne Bourque
Part of TVO's Never Stop Learning brand campaign, former Canadian boxing champion, Wayne Bourque, talks about the life lessons he learned through boxing.
8:00 pm
Ep. 3 - Full Steam Ahead
This week the team finds out how railways transformed the British diet, rescuing a nation that was struggling to feed itself. Alex Langlands and Peter Ginn load a flock of sheep onto a train, discovering how the mass transportation of livestock by rail transformed the quality and quantity of meat available to Victorian consumers. This new capability gave birth to the traditional British roast.
9:00 pm
My Millennial Life (Feature Version)
Millennials are getting dumped on from all sides - from parents, employers and the economy. This award-winning documentary takes a look through the eyes of a group of resourceful, charming and talented 20-somethings at the obstacles and opportunities they face in getting launched and making their mark on the world. Along the way, there are big dreams, crushing disappointments and the re-imagining of personal identities and the meaning of success.
10:23 pm
About Employment
Yin Brown's career path veered drastically after losing her eyesight to a degenerative disease. About Employment, the 2016 TVO Short Doc winner, follows the Toronto woman's very personal journey to find a job. The short film explores societal barriers she and other visually impaired persons face every day as well as Yin's inherent conflict with creating a film she won't be able to see.
10:29 pm
Climate Watch Shorts: Urban heat island effect
Dense metropolitan areas can be as much as 3C hotter than rural areas because of the amount of buildings, blacktop, people and cars. The City of Toronto instituted a bylaw in 2009 requiring every new building to have a green roof - a roof composed of plants that helps dissipate the accumulated heat. By 2100, Toronto will experience 65 days in a year where the temperature exceeds 30C.
10:35 pm
Black Power: America's Armed Resistance
Filmmaker Dan Murdoch's aim is to find out what Black power means, what its motivations are, and why this movement seems to be gaining traction in the United States. With rare access to members of the Black Liberation Movement, Murdoch quickly finds himself in the midst of an armed Black militia, outraged at the treatment of Black people at the hands of police, patrolling the streets of their communities and calling for change.
11:30 pm
Wild Hawaii: Ep. 2 - Secrets of the Deep
Hawaii was born of fire into a world of water as unique and spectacular as the islands themselves. This world for the most part remains hidden, secreted beneath the waves. Here are undersea rivers and creatures that thrive and survive only in this spot on Earth. See giant mantas fly through the sea, humpback whales fight to the death, and tiger sharks amaze with their savagery.

Late Night

12:20 am
Behind The Lens: My Millennial Life
Filmmaker Maureen Judge talks about her documentary My Millennial Life.
12:24 am
Climate Watch Shorts: Polar bears on the brink
When the ice in Hudson Bay melts each spring, northern Ontario becomes home to nearly a thousand polar bears, but scientists are noticing extreme weight loss among that population. Between 1984 and 2009, the average weight of a male polar bear in the region dropped by 45 kilograms, while females were 31 kilograms lighter. A shorter freeze-up season means less time to access vital food sources, and that puts Ontario's polar bear population at risk.
12:30 am
Ep. 3 - Full Steam Ahead
This week the team finds out how railways transformed the British diet, rescuing a nation that was struggling to feed itself. Alex Langlands and Peter Ginn load a flock of sheep onto a train, discovering how the mass transportation of livestock by rail transformed the quality and quantity of meat available to Victorian consumers. This new capability gave birth to the traditional British roast.
1:30 am
My Millennial Life (Feature Version)
Millennials are getting dumped on from all sides - from parents, employers and the economy. This award-winning documentary takes a look through the eyes of a group of resourceful, charming and talented 20-somethings at the obstacles and opportunities they face in getting launched and making their mark on the world. Along the way, there are big dreams, crushing disappointments and the re-imagining of personal identities and the meaning of success.
2:53 am
Behind The Lens: My Millennial Life
Filmmaker Maureen Judge talks about her documentary My Millennial Life.
2:58 am
Climate Watch Shorts: Living off the grid
Blakeney Malo and Jackson Franchetto generate their own power and grow their own food at a farm in Rockingham, Ont., northeast of Bancroft. Their lifestyle is an extreme example of conservation and demonstrates what it takes to cut the cord completely. From solar panels to pigs, they run a completely self-reliant homestead. We visited their farm to find out what it takes
3:56 am
Movers & Creators: Brian
Movers & Creators introduces us to one of thousands newcomer artists in Toronto whose stories sculpt the immigrant experience previously unseen. Individual artists invite the viewer to join them on the journey that has led them to where they are today. Brian is an actor and performer from Johannesburg, South Africa. He traded a very successful career in his home country for a promising yet uncertain future in Canada. Having gone through many hardships, he now evaluates his decision.
4:00 am
At Home in the World
A vivid insight into the life of young refugees in a Red Cross school follows a group of children for the first year they are in Denmark. While they wait for a possible residency permit, they try to cope with their troubled past and the challenges in the present.
5:00 am
DRTV TVOKids Philanthropy
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5:02 am
Gastroblast (Long Version)
French Onion Soup / Guacamole
Delicious French Onion Soup is today's appealing recipe, but requires a lot of onions to be chopped before they're caramelized to a sweet golden brown. And Link's eyes are tear-filled after just one onion! With the help of Gastro Bob and the Boys in the Band, Link discovers that eye goggles are the secret ingredient behind successful, tear-free chopping. --- Captain Cook doesn't know what to do with his treasure chest full of hard, green, unripe avocados, but Link has an idea for a tasty, fresh dip: guacamole, served with some homemade baked tortilla chips. Through Gastro Bob, Link learns a trick for ripening avocados fast, by putting them in a bag with an apple. It turns out there's more to fruit than meets the eye. Some investigation into why this works along with why avocados turn brown when cut open, are the side orders to this tasty snack.
5:26 am
Making Stuff
Bricks
Gears and Wiz find out how bricks are made. Mixed, shaped, and baked and no two bricks are the same shape.
5:53 am
Pop It!
This is How We Move It
Lamar , Briana, Shemar, and all their friends pop up with another cool new song, "Jump Jump." First, Lamar shows us how to rock, rock, gallop and move it in the song's opening dance routine. Nod your heads.
5:59 am
Dinosaur Train
Rollin' on the Riverboat - Part 1 & 2
The whole Pteranodon Family takes a rollicking adventure on the Dinosaur Train Riverboat! Buddy and Don vow to spend every minute together, but while Buddy wants to spend all his time investigating the creatures on the river, Don wants to spend all his time playing games and investigating the buffet. Can they come to some kind of agreement? --- While still rolling down the river on the Dinosaur Train Riverboat, Grandpa Pteranodon tells Buddy about the Legend of Admiral Globidens - a HUGE Mososaur that supposedly lives on the river, but no one has ever seen. Buddy enlists Dad and Tiny's help to look for Admiral Globidens, but they can't seem to find him. Does Admiral Globidens really exist, or is he just a figment of someone's imagination?
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