TV Schedule

Sunday, August 12, 2018

Morning

6:00 am
Dinosaur Train
Nest Swap & The Herd is the Word
The Pteranodon Family decides to take a little vacation and swap nests with Larry's friends: a family of pterosaurs (Nemicolopterus, to be exact). But when the Pteranodon Family arrives at the Nemicolopterus nest, they realize that the Nemicolopterus Family is MUCH smaller than them, so everything is smaller: the Pteranodon Family doesn't even fit in their nest! Can the family make do, try something new, and still have a good time? --- Tank Triceratops is really excited to show Buddy, Tiny, Shiny, and Don his favourite picnic spot, but when they arrive, the spot is overrun with a whole herd of Triceratops. Tank and the kids try to find another place with a little more privacy (and a lot less Triceratopses), but no matter where they go, the herd follows them. Will Tank be able to find a quiet spot without the herd, or does the herd have a good reason for following Tank around?
6:26 am
Ella the Elephant
Treasure Hunters
When Ella, Frankie, Belinda and Tiki discover an old treasure map tucked inside an old book, they decide to set out on an adventure to find the long lost treasure of Elephant Islands. They must decipher clues on the map and work together to find the place where X marks the spot. Along the way, they discover the greatest treasure of all.
6:39 am
Are You Ready?
Having Lunch
Our friends shows us how he can use a fork to eat his pasta lunch.
6:42 am
Box Yourself Minis
Owl Birthday Card
Øistein makes an owl birthday card from a paper plate.
6:45 am
Opie's Home
The Unscratchable Itch
When Opie gets a bug bite, he promises his Mom that he won't scratch, but when his bug bite begs him to scratch it Opie has to choose between satisfying his itch or breaking his promise.
6:52 am
Canada Crew
Canadian Birds
Bebe and Mo climb a tree to go bird watching and visit Suzanne in Newfoundland to meet Puffins, while Gavin flies South with his fellow Canada Geese.
7:00 am
Miffy's Adventures: Big and Small
Miffy goes Bowling
When Grunty shows an unexpected knack for bowling, Melanie gets huffy. Miffy teaches her that everyone's good at different things, and it's better to learn from them than spite them.
7:07 am
Tee & Mo
Mo For a Morning
When Mo wakes up with a cold, who's there to take over mum duties? Tee of course!
7:14 am
The Day Henry Met...
The Day Henry Met... a Bowling Ball
Today Henry meets an old bowling ball in the attic. Bowling Ball explains that he missing one trophy in his collection from all his years of bowling competitions and really wants to win it. Henry becomes a Bowler to help Bowling Ball achieve his dream and meets lots of friendly characters on the way.
7:19 am
Lejo
Tree
Lejo grows a big treee and with a little help from the wind, Lejo and the tree wave at the viewers.
7:21 am
Splash and Bubbles
Cloning Around
Bubbles and Ripple meet a jellyfish. However, when they bring Splash and Dunk to meet her, they discover she doesn't remember them at all. The kids learn that what they thought was one jellyfish were actually two identical clones of each other.
7:35 am
Arthur
Arthur's New Puppy / Arthur Bounces Back
Arthur's new puppy is exactly what he wanted. But training a puppy is harder than Arthur thought. A mere ten dollars stands between Arthur and the shoes he's been dreaming about. A garage sale yields the money he needs - but at an unexpected cost.
7:59 am
Paw Patrol
Pups Save a Goldrush / Pups Save the Paw Patroller
When a grizzled old prospector discovers gold in Adventure Bay, it's a bona fide, dog gone, gold rush! But Mayor Humdinger from Foggy Bottom decides it'd be easier to let others find the gold, and he and his Kit-tastrophe Crew swipe the gold! Ryder and the Pups have to chase down Humdinger and the kittens - or Mayor Goodway won't get to build a solid gold statue for Chickaletta! --- Mayor Humdinger decides he needs a bigger TV, and one of the biggest ones he knows of is already on wheels - in the Paw Patroller. His kittens, The Katatrophe Crew, hop behind the wheel and drive it away Ryder and the pups, including ROBO-DOG, run down the big rig, but when the gas pedal gets stuck, the chase becomes a rescue!
8:23 am
Ollie & Moon
A Polish Soup Solution
When Stanley comes down with the Snail Sniffles, Ollie and Moon want to help him feel better, so they take him to his Grandma's house for a bowl of her super-comforting soup, which turns out to be a tougher - and wetter - job than any of them imagined!
8:35 am
Ruff-Ruff, Tweet & Dave
A Super Tweet Adventure
It's Super-Tweet to the rescue to save some friends in need! But by the time Tweet's sung her super chant and performed her special dance to make her feel 'super' enough, her helpers Ruff-Ruff and Dave have already saved the day! It's only when Tweet stops worrying and flies to the rescue of Littlest Bunny that she gets to show just how Super she really is!
8:46 am
Space Racers
Loon on the Moon
The cadets are on assignment to dig for Helium-3 (the source of their rocket fuel) under the watchful eye of Loon, the eccentric, beloved senior Chief Engineer of Stardust Bay's Lunar Campus. Now about 250, he's been working up there since the school first created its Moon base. When Eagle makes a careless mistake, an angry Vulture blames the elder rocket and demands his retirement. At the big farewell party, all the cadets and teachers show up to honor him. But when a moonquake unexpectedly causes a panic, Loon's experience and relaxed demeanor save the day: unlike earthquakes, which are over quickly, he knows that moonquakes can last for up to 10 minutes. His retirement is overturned by popular demand, and the party becomes a celebration for Loon's next 100 years on the Moon!
8:59 am
Odd Squad
And Then They Were Puppies / A Case of the Sillies
Ohlm must save the day when the Puppy Master turns everyone into puppies. --- Dr. O needs the help of her colleagues to make an antidote when she gets a case of the 'Sillies'.
9:25 am
Wild Kratts
Skunked!
When a group of skunks take over the Tortuga and decide to make it their home, the Wild Kratts must find a way to try and reclaim their headquarters.
9:52 am
Dino Dana
Dino Thieves / The Dino Giver
Dana has a nightmare where Saara (dreamed into a Super Villain) steals an Ozraptor bone from a special, traveling display at the ROM and Dana (dreamed into a Super Dino Spy) must stop at nothing to get the bone back or else she'll never see the Ozraptor again. --- Dana learns that the male Dromaeosaurus gives gifts to impress the female Dromaeosaurus, just like her Dad tried to impress her when she was younger.
10:12 am
What's the Big Idea?
Beautiful
Hugo explores things that are 'beautiful', from flowers and rainbow to his cool new bike. But he learns that beautiful can be all kinds of things, even Mr. Yeti and Mrs. Yeti!
10:18 am
Making Stuff
Bread
Gears and Wiz discover how flour, yeast, and water can make many delicious varieties of bread including their favourite baguettes.
10:23 am
I LOVE
Trampolining
Emari loves to jump on the trampoline.
10:25 am
Let's Find Out
Debit
This is a math series supporting a greater understanding of financial literacy. In this episode, Melissa needs Shamus' help with her fear of debit cards.
10:30 am
Science Max: Experiments at Large 3
Pumpkin Drop
How do you max out an egg drop? With pumpkins, of course! Material science is the focus of this episode - nitinol, ulexite, carbon nanotubes, hagfish slime, aerogel and a great deal of squashed pumpkins.
10:52 am
I'm a Fish
I'm a Piranha
In the waters of South America we meet the misunderstood Piranha who explains that they are more than just scary monsters as the films make them out to be.
10:54 am
Beats in Bites
Going Robotic
We're turning our pitch into mechanical machines.
11:01 am
Finding Stuff Out 5
Dirt
The Big Question: "IS DIRT BAD FOR YOU?" Theme: Although we humans like to be clean, dirt is an important part of our lives. Not only do we grow fruits and vegetables in it, but we also make things like pottery and mud houses out of it.
11:23 am
Box Yourself Minis
Giddy Goat
Øistein makes a goat hand puppet from a milk carton.
11:27 am
Annedroids
Undercover Pigeon
It's the first day of school and Nick is nervous about making new friends, luckily he meets a girl named Charlie who shares his love of science. Meanwhile, Pidgely is on his first "Harrier Pigeon" mission to deliver a message to Nick and Shania from Anne. However, when Pidgely misses the designated time for him to meet up with Nick and Shania, he still wants to deliver the message, even if that means going undercover into Nick's classroom!
11:50 am
Raven's Quest
Howenadae
Howenadae is an 8-year-old Mohawk boy from Six Nations of the Grand River in Ontario. His favourite sport is lacrosse and he shows us his lacrosse equipment and a couple of smooth moves on the field. Howenadae explains why lacrosse is an important part of his culture. His family comes over for a potluck supper and all the cousins play lacrosse, golf and zombie tag!
11:57 am
When I Grow Up!
Cosmetic Chemist / Urban Farmer
Mikaela's career quest brings her to Sharon, a cosmetic chemist who creates new kinds of make-up. Together they create Mikaela's very own purple lipstick. --- The city is fertile ground for Mikaela's introduction to urban farming. At an indoor facility, farmer Jonah shows her how to sow the seeds for this developing career.

Afternoon

12:20 pm
Sports Lab
Tennis
Nykeem doubles up with Chloe, a passionate young tennis player working to perfect her top spin game. With tips from guest pro Daniel and some scientific insight from Dr. Heather in the Sports Lab, there is no stopping Chloe on her way to stadium court.
12:31 pm
Sports Lab
Dressage
Nykeem meets up with Tai-Lee and her horse pal Gerald to explore the science behind dressage. Biomechanics is key, and Dr. Heather sends guest pro Olivia with her horse Zeezee to strut their stuff.
12:42 pm
MathXplosion
Matching Socks
Eric performs a feat of mathemagical mastery, blindfolded in the dark, as he tests the theory of probability using his messy sock drawer. You will not believe your eyes! It's not magic... it's math!
12:45 pm
Doggy Day School
Dogs with Jobs
After watching a Dalmatian fire dog ride by on a fire truck, an excited Lucas decides he wants a job too. He figures there must be other jobs he can do. Dogs do lots of jobs! He proceeds to try out different jobs, but none of them work out. He decides to be guide dog, a guard dog, a herding dog and a sniffer dog, all with less then wonderful results. In fact, the others start to get pretty cranky as he tries out his jobs. Finally Suki and Koda hit on the perfect job for Lucas, Games master as he loves to play and also thinks up great games.
12:56 pm
Trenders
Trenders - Towel Pants
Amy and Adam are social media experts. Using a scientific method they help their resident inventor, Eureka, turn his crazy ideas into trending products. In this episode they turn his towel belt idea into towel pants.
1:00 pm
It's My Party
Oxi Day
A parade, dancing and a feast are experienced by two kids who are paired up and sent off to discover a day that's all about Greek pride.
1:22 pm
Making Stuff
Harmonica
Thin sheets of metal are mounted on a 'plate' and vibrate to make sound. Gears and Wiz discover how drawing and blowing air over the metal reeds makes a sound.
1:27 pm
Zerby Derby
Catching Some ZZZs/ Sand Puddle / Don't Forget to Pack
Mika the Mechanic has had a busy day charging Zerbies. She uses her solar panels to charge a big battery pack, which she uses to charge any Zerby that needs it. But she needs to use the sun to charge the big battery back up again. She picks a sunny spot and falls asleep. When Zack and Rex find her, looking for a charge, Mika is in the Shade. She moves and waits again. When they return Mika is convinced that the shadow is following her. Rex and Zack look at the situation and realize there is a tree that is casting a shadow. The tree's shadow is moving because the sun is moving across the sky. They find a nice open spot and Zack and Mika wait for a charge while the fully charged Rex drives in excited circles. --- Zack and Rex are having fun playing on Zerby Town Ridge. But the one thing that the ridge doesn't have is a big mud puddle. Zack and Rex decide to make one. They get some dirt and they get some water and put them together in a hole. But no matter how much they mix them together, it just doesn't make mud. They decided to add more dirt. No good. They call Walter the wash truck over to add even more water. Still no mud. They are confused. They go off looking for answers and find out from Fill the front loader that they were using sand, not dirt. They realize sand and dirt are very different. Dirt and water make mud, but sand and water make... sand castles! --- Axle, Rex and Sandy the Bulldozer decide to build a jump. They usually have Fill the Front-loader's help, but since Fill is busy helping Strut, they decide to do it without him. The problem is, when they build it the dirt that makes the jump seems to be too soft for Axle to drive on. They try changing the shape of the jump, but that doesn't help. When they drive away looking for answers, Zack comes along the jump and drives over it several times. When they get back they see tire tracks on the jump and realize it works better than it did before. Fill finally joins them and they find out that he always packs down the dirt as the last step in making a jump. That's why it worked better after Zack had driven on it.
1:50 pm
Shutterbugs
Sticking Around / Jittery Bug
The Shutterbugs are sent to greet and get the scoop on the new bug in town, Sally Stickbug. But there's only one problem; Sally's nowhere to be found! --- The Shutterbugs are sent to get the scoop on Professor Eunice's latest museum exhibit, but discovery and even bigger story; the exhibit has gone missing and Professor Eunice is a jittery mess!
2:16 pm
Doki
Crystal Caves / Abraca-Doki
When Oto shares his homemade rock candy, the Team sees an odd similarity between the candy and a picture of giant crystals in Oto's rock book. It sounds crazy, but... are those giant crystals candy? Tempted by the idea that they might be, they set off to Chihuahua, Mexico, to find out! Gabi is happy to lead the expedition down into the cave of giant crystals - but not so happy to admit when they become lost. Fortunately, Fico's candy fixation helps them find the way out. It turns out, their candy looks like a crystal because it is one - but not all crystals are candy! --- When amateur magician Doki accidentally makes Gabi's worm 'vanish', Gabi is in a panic. How can they bring Lancelot back? To find out, Team Doki travels to a magic show in Las Vegas, Nevada to ask for help from a real magician named The Fantabulous Fenn. The trouble is, the 'Magician's Code' won't let him share magical secrets with anyone but another magician! Will the team be able to come up with a magic trick to prove their worth, so that Fenn will help them 'bring back' Lancelot? Or is it possible he was never really gone in the first place?
2:41 pm
Doozers
Starry Night
A comet is coming to Doozer Creek and the whole town is gathered to witness this special event. Unfortunately, the comet arrives past Daisy Wheel's bedtime and she misses the whole thing! With help from her friends, Daisy Wheel gets her very own comet that she can look at whenever she wants!
2:53 pm
Ella the Elephant
Ella Borrows Trouble
When Ella loses Frankie's toy helicopter in a prickly bush, she tries to come up with inventive ideas to get it back. She begins to ,borrow, things without asking and somehow they get lost in the rescue effort. The more she borrows, the worse it gets. Finally, Ella uses her magic to help her retrieve all of the missing items. Ella realizes she should never borrow things without asking.
3:07 pm
Opie's Home
Opie's Messy Room
Opie learns the hard way the importance of keeping a tidy room when he and Isabella can't find Sniffy (Isabella's stuffed animal) in their preparation for 'Dress-up Day'.
3:14 pm
Lily's Driftwood Bay
Mr Parrot
Lily and Lord Stag are delighted to discover a talking bird on Driftwod Bay. What fun! Lily introduces Mister Parrot to the rest of the island, but Mister Parrot's unfortunate habit of repeating only some of what he hears gets Lily and Lord Stag into terrible trouble!
3:21 pm
Zou
Zou and the Football
When Zak loses Zou's ball in the park, they have to try and find it. Instead of finding the ball, they find an old snow globe that belonged to Uncle Zavier and Aunt Zelda.
3:33 pm
Zou
Zou's Sledge
It's snowing, so Zou and Grandpa build a sled to take to the park. Zinnia brings her new sled with a fancy bell - but the bell falls off in the snow. They have to stop sledding and try to find it - luckily Poc is there to help!
3:44 pm
The Day Henry Met...
The Day Henry Met... a Cauldron
Today Henry meets a Cauldron in his house. Cauldron wishes just once he could be a magic cauldron that makes spells instead of just carrying sweets. Henry becomes a Wizard and helps Cauldron prepare a magic spell Shazam! a magical Halloween party appears!
3:49 pm
Floogals
Project Ice
An ice cube lands on the kitchen floor on a hot summer day, the Floogals Investigate, leading to an adventure that includes speed skating and scaling the monolithic refrigerator.
4:01 pm
Paw Patrol
Pups Get Skunked / Pups and a Whale of a Tale
Everest takes the Pups on a hunt for rare Bayberries that is interrupted when she gets sprayed by a skunk. She's stinky, and everyone suggests a bath, but Everest insists the search must go on. Meanwhile, the skunk has wandered into town, and trapped people inside Mr. Porter's restaurant when it blocks the main entrance. Now it's up to Ryder and the Paw Patrol to get the skunk away from the restaurant and back to the woods. But when they see the skunk is hurt, the Pups have to help her out before they take her back home. --- Everest and Jake join Cap'n Turbot on a whale-watching expedition, but are dismayed to discover a baby whale has been trapped underneath the ice. So they call in the Paw Patrol and the Air Patroller to help. The team works together to cut breathing holes in the ice, then Everest playfully lures it back to open waters and its mom!
4:24 pm
Zerby Derby
Main Street
Zack, Axle and some other Zerbies decide they all want their own long driveways and roads. But when the roads start crossing over each other and getting confusing they try, try again to come up with a better way to organize the town. Their first solution is to put everyone's garage far enough away so that no one's road goes over anyone elses. But the Zerbies end up so far away from each other that they decide there must be another way. Zack and Axle realize that if everyone shares a main street then they can each have their own short road - their driveway - and a big shared road - Main Street.
4:32 pm
Arthur
Arthur Babysits/ Arthur's Cousin
You think running a marathon is hard? Try babysitting the Terrible Tibble Twins. Arthur's family is hosting the once-a-year-is-more-than-enough family reunion when a major thunderstorm occurs.
4:57 pm
Dino Dan
Night Vision Dino / Dino Glider
When Trek goes to Bobby's for a camp out sleepover he tries to help Bobby and Bobby's Dad figure out who's been eating the vegetables out of their garden. Bobby and his Dad think it was a raccoon but Trek knows better...it was a prehistoric creature - the nocturnal kind! ---- Trek wants to know if the Microraptor used its wings to fly. Luckily, Hannah and Trek are practicing trapeze at Hannah's Dad circus school and the trapeze act will help them figure it out.
5:18 pm
Odd Squad
O is Not for Over Pt. 1 & Pt. 2
In this two-part story, Olive gets the opportunity to run her own Odd Squad and Otto gets a new partner. Both Odd-Todd and Otto aren't thrilled with the recent changes.
5:45 pm
Wild Kratts
Gila Monsters Under My House
The Wild Kratts receive a call from Xavier, a Wild Kratt kid who lives in the Sororan Desert. A Gila monster has crawled under his house and he's scared! Martin and Chris go to check it out and Xavier soon learns about the amazing life of this creature.
6:12 pm
Jack
Zapped!
After Rocket gets a static electricity shock, the little alien dog suddenly becomes 'electrified'. Soon he is glowing like a light bulb, which threatens to expose the aliens to Mom, Dad... and Mrs. Weebler! Science Question: What is static electricity?
6:23 pm
Making Stuff
Chocolate Truffles
These yummy treats are made by a master chocolatier as Gears and Wiz cheer for their favourite type of decoration: crushed peppermint candy.
6:30 pm
Kid Diners
Moncton
Xander and Aynalem are on the hunt for fresh food in Moncton, NB. Aynalem milks a goat for cheese to put in a special ravioli dinner. Then Xander learns about free-range chickens before getting in the kitchen to make a chicken dish he's not scared to eat!
6:52 pm
Let's Find Out
Moneypolooza!
This is a math series supporting a greater understanding of financial literacy.In the high stakes game of Moneypolooza, Melissa and Shamus find out who is the champion in this money counting game.

Evening

7:00 pm
Ep. 1 - Life on the Reef
Tourists flock from all over the world to visit the Great Barrier Reef in winter and enjoy the perfect weather. Humpback whales make the long journey to calve in the warm tropical waters. Rescue crews respond to a human and environmental emergency in one of the most sensitive parts of the reef, and a critical salvage mission is launched. On Australia's most protected island, scientists work to save the biggest turtle rookery on Earth.
8:00 pm
Ep. 1 - The Fishing Chiefs
The Saugeen Ojibway wage a 150-year struggle to maintain their fishing rights around the Saugeen/Bruce Peninsula. They are finally vindicated in a historic court case.
8:54 pm
Behind The Lens (Life After Digital)
Filmmaker Marc de Guerre talks about his film "Life After Digital". The film is a look at the impact of the World Wide Web 20 years after its introduction to society.
9:00 pm
Ep. 5 - August
A few days remain before the Russians are to pull out and the preparations for them to leave the country are taking place at all levels. Prime Minister Jesper Berg is making plans for how to get the party up and running again, but has major challenges on several levels.
9:48 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.
9:53 pm
Climate Watch Shorts: Wildlife rescue
The province's animal rescuers work tirelessly to save injured animals found on roads and fields. The effects of climate change and an increasing population in Ontario mean their yards are filling up quickly, and they're scrambling for resources to do their work. We visit the rescuers and find out more about what they do.
10:00 pm
Ep. 10 - Passage to the Future
Threading between the Diomedes islands our explorers finally exit the Bering Strait and complete the Northwest Passage. As they sprint towards the safety of the Aleutian Islands, they pass one last astonishing impact of climate change: an entire community that is sinking into the sea, creating America's first climate refugees.
10:45 pm
Main Street Ontario: Manitoulin Island
After many years of taking their shows on the road across Ontario, the Debajehmujig Creation Centre converted an old grocery store into an artistic hub. Since then, it has become a vital home for Indigenous artists and storytellers to create and tell their stories in Manitowaning on Manitoulin Island.
10:50 pm
Climate Watch Shorts: The Ojibway Prairie Complex
Nicknamed "The Garden of Rarities," the Ojibway Prairie Complex is a five-park system in Windsor home to some of the province's rarest species. The park system is made up of tallgrass prairie, an endangered ecosystem type that used to cover 23 per cent of North America. Less than half a per cent of the original tallgrass prairie remains and the border city is home to one of the largest areas.
10:55 pm
Behind The Lens (Life After Digital)
Filmmaker Marc de Guerre talks about his film "Life After Digital". The film is a look at the impact of the World Wide Web 20 years after its introduction to society.
11:00 pm
Risk Factor
Risk permeates our lives. Filmmaker Robert Lang's journey to demystify risk leads him to a renowned statistician at Cambridge, an extreme ice climber on an avalanche-prone mountain, a physicist at a nuclear reactor, and a security guru at the Boston Marathon. Lang replays and reconsiders his most risk-laden life experiences - from a drunken joyride, to a murder on his doorstep, to a brush with nuclear radiation, to the pages of his family history that speak to current fears about terrorism.

Late Night

12:00 am
Ep. 1 - Life on the Reef
Tourists flock from all over the world to visit the Great Barrier Reef in winter and enjoy the perfect weather. Humpback whales make the long journey to calve in the warm tropical waters. Rescue crews respond to a human and environmental emergency in one of the most sensitive parts of the reef, and a critical salvage mission is launched. On Australia's most protected island, scientists work to save the biggest turtle rookery on Earth.
12:56 am
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.
1:00 am
Ep. 1 - Exodus: Our Journey to Europe
The series begins as hundreds of thousands of refugees from Syria arrive in the Turkish port of Izmir. We meet 11-year-old Isra'a, selling black-market cigarettes so her extended family can pay smugglers to take them across the Mediterranean on a dinghy. Meanwhile, 27-year-old Hassan, who is fleeing imprisonment and torture in his native Damascus, is desperate to make the crossing. He puts his life, and those of his travelling companions, in the hands of smugglers and boards a dinghy.
2:00 am
Ep. 5 - August
A few days remain before the Russians are to pull out and the preparations for them to leave the country are taking place at all levels. Prime Minister Jesper Berg is making plans for how to get the party up and running again, but has major challenges on several levels.
2:46 am
Main Street Ontario: London
When the Galleria mall first opened the whole city was thrilled, but local stores struggled to survive in its shadow. Now, with the city working hard on its revival, there's a fresh perspective in downtown London, Ont.
2:51 am
Rachel Romu: A Spotlight on Disability
Thunder Bay-born Rachel Romu is hoping to change the way the fashion industry views people with disabilities. As Ontario Hubs producer Jeyan Jeganathan explains, the former track athlete - turned model - is bringing visibility to disability one runway at a time.
3:00 am
Ep. 10 - Passage to the Future
Threading between the Diomedes islands our explorers finally exit the Bering Strait and complete the Northwest Passage. As they sprint towards the safety of the Aleutian Islands, they pass one last astonishing impact of climate change: an entire community that is sinking into the sea, creating America's first climate refugees.
3:44 am
Wild Life
This Oscar®-nominated animated short tells the story of a dapper young remittance man who is sent from England to Alberta to attempt ranching in 1909. However, his affection for badminton, bird watching and liquor leaves him little time for wrangling cattle. It soon becomes clear that nothing in his refined upbringing has prepared him for the harsh conditions of the New World.
4:00 am
Risk Factor
Risk permeates our lives. Filmmaker Robert Lang's journey to demystify risk leads him to a renowned statistician at Cambridge, an extreme ice climber on an avalanche-prone mountain, a physicist at a nuclear reactor, and a security guru at the Boston Marathon. Lang replays and reconsiders his most risk-laden life experiences - from a drunken joyride, to a murder on his doorstep, to a brush with nuclear radiation, to the pages of his family history that speak to current fears about terrorism.
4:56 am
Learning Portraits
Ontario Vignette: Elizabeth Semmelhack
Part of TVO's Never Stop Learning brand campaign, Elizabeth Semmelhack talks about the challenges and joys of being the Senior Curator of the Bata Shoe Museum, and how it is a learning experience everyday.
5:00 am
The Agenda in the Summer: Rachel Kushner
Bestselling American author Rachel Kushner talks to Nam Kiwanuka about her third novel, "The Mars Room," the story of a woman serving two consecutive life sentences in prison.
5:30 am
Ep. 3 - Digitus Anularis
Charlie and Gary perform a snowmobile rescue of a lumberjack with severed fingers. Gina and Cameron come face to face with an elderly, over-prescribing doctor, and Farida deals with the death of a patient and close friend. Nancy suspects two monks of having AIDS.
5:56 am
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.