Follow the 1941 voyage of the St. Roch through the Northwest Passage along the west coast with its tales of shipwrecks and lighthouses, to the Arctic Ocean and polar bears, beluga whales and the remnants of ancient whalers, past the mysterious Moravi
21:37 | 1783 Views August 27, 2012
The Red is a gently flowing prairie river except during the spring floods when it has threatened Winnipeg. It was the route west for the Red River Colony and for the fur trade, and the birthplace of the Métis nation.
Attack of the Killer Bees
50:20 | 466 Views October 3, 2014
They breed five times more often than native honeybees. A single swarm can deploy 50,000 defenders. They can chase predators for a quarter of a mile and bring down a creature as large as a horse. And their steady flight has already taken them across
The Story of Wales - Ep. 6: Wales and Britain
58:36 | 183 Views September 16, 2013
Reviewing how the people of Wales made their mark on politics and sport after WWII.
The Class of '92
1:39:10 | 32 Views July 4, 2015
The Class of '92
Joanna Lumley's Greek Odyssey -Episode 4 - Mount Olympus an
45:45 | 313 Views November 22, 2013
Joanna Lumley explores Greece - its past and its present.
Boulou Ebanda de B'béri: The Promised Land
26:07 | 118 Views July 3, 2015
University of Ottawa's Boulou Ebanda de B'béri on his efforts to shine light on a different part of Canadian history.
Megastructures: Eco School
44:59 | 313 Views April 17, 2014
Workers build an environmentally friendly school for aboriginals in southern Taiwan after their village was ravaged by Typhoon Morokot.
Linda Mahood: Hitchin' a Ride
25:52 | 116 Views July 2, 2015
Professor Linda Mahood on how outstretched thumbs on Canadian highways in the 1970s shaped the country's culture.
Kim Thúy: A Newcomer's Odyssey
25:49 | 169 Views July 1, 2015
Author Kim Thúy reflects on the new home she found in Canada.
Jeffrey Simpson: Radical Parallelism
25:14 | 478 Views June 30, 2015
Many nations, different rules: The Globe and Mail's Jeffrey Simpson on how radical parallelism is stalling progress for Aboriginal and First Nations in Canada.
Vikings - Episode 3
50:30 | 252 Views February 10, 2014
Neil Oliver explores how the Age of the Vikings finally ended.
Stephanie Kain: Alternative Families
25:12 | 216 Views June 29, 2015
What "Emlyn and the Gremlin" can teach children about alternative families.
58:58 | 2069 Views March 16, 2015
Ruth, Peter and Tom enter the surprisingly colourful world of medieval interior design
21:41 | 2018 Views August 20, 2012
The Slave River, separating the Canadian Shield from the Lowlands, takes its name from the Slavey people. It became the major route for Europeans to reach the Arctic.
47:56 | 464 Views March 22, 2014
Dr. Ballard is on a mission to learn why the ocean seems to be getting bigger, angrier and more deadly!