Alex and Peter dig deeper into off farm winter work as they investigate copper mining and the efficiencies of fossicking. Later they meet the widow-maker in a tin mine. Ruth turns her hand to lace-making.
Explore Big Sur on California's central coast. Offshore is the largest submarine canyon in North America. Inland, redwoods offer sanctuary to cougars, condors and many unusual and rarely seen creatures.
The idea of grandparents as caregivers is nothing new, but what happens when grandparents become the sole caregivers to their grandchildren? "GrandParenting" follows several grandparents who have taken full-time custody of their grandchildren.
Rise of the Islamic State
54:03 | 1823 Views September 3, 2014
The Agenda examines the rise of the Islamic State.
Fight Like Soldiers, Die Like Children (Feature Length)
1:22:56 | 91 Views November 10, 2013
After the Rwandan genocide, General Roméo Dallaire was a broken man. His new mission: Ending the use of child soldiers.
38:56 | 925 Views September 2, 2014
What looms ahead on Ontario's education front?
Liz Sandals: Back to Class
14:28 | 373 Views September 2, 2014
Ontario Minister of Education Liz Sandals on what to expect from this school year.
48:02 | 279 Views November 18, 2013
1965: American ground forces and Marine Corps tanks, land in South Vietnam, confident that conventional military might will defeat the Communist insurgency.
Under the Gravestones
47:58 | 538 Views February 10, 2014
The Team face one of their strangest challenges ever: digging through a church graveyard in search of what could be one of the largest Roman structures ever built in Britain.
57:56 | 168 Views January 6, 2014
Dr David Starkey's exploration of how the monarchy shaped the story of British music concludes with the nineteenth and twentieth centuries
The World Before Her
1:29:30 | 583 Views June 4, 2013
A film that captures the choices and contradictions facing young women in India today.
Ray Jayawardhana: Neutrino Hunters
25:35 | 412 Views August 29, 2014
Astrophysicist Ray Jayawardhana on how neutrinos can help physicists unlock the secrets of the universe.
46:04 | 422 Views August 29, 2014
Trevor explores Caribbean islands that have been dramatically shaped by the forces of nature. He meets the few remaining residents of the former paradise Montserrat, which was decimated in the 1990s by a massive volcanic eruption. In Grenada, Trevor
John C. Havens: Hacking H(app)iness
25:47 | 463 Views August 28, 2014
Author and futurist John C. Havens on using our data to make us happy.
Ralph Baker: Stocks and Basketball
24:40 | 135 Views August 27, 2014
Ralph Baker on how his shock exchange shocked the financial world.
Gonzalo Riva: Empathy in Education
26:01 | 551 Views August 26, 2014
Gonzalo Riva on the value of play, from the classroom to the boardroom.
Canadian Tank Battles in Italy
48:00 | 383 Views November 11, 2013
May 1944: Canadian tanks begin their final push to drive the Germans from Italy.