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  • The Equalizer

    The Equalizer

    Every year, athletes keep going higher, farther and faster, shattering previous world records and setting new ones. But are today’s record holders really better than ...

    The Nature of Things / April 25, 2016
  • The New Census: Who We Are

    The New Census: Who We Are

    The results of the 1991 census describe important demographic changes in Canada and in Canadian society. This report also examines the census itself.

    News in Review / April 20, 2016
  • Giant Mine Strike: The Price of Gold

    Giant Mine Strike: The Price of Gold

    In this account of events surrounding the fatal bombing during the 1992-93 Giant Mine Strike in Yellowknife, Northwest Territories, we examine the issues relating to Canada's ...

    News in Review / April 20, 2016
  • The Impossible Build

    The Impossible Build

    October 1989, San Francisco is hit with an earthquake measuring 6.9 on the Richter Scale. Fires rage in the city, bridges collapse and the World ...

    Eco-Engineering / April 20, 2016
  • Sydney Opera House

    Sydney Opera House

    Richard Hammond climbs to the top of Sydney's iconic Opera House to unlock the engineering connections behind one of the most instantly recognizable buildings in ...

    Engineering Connections / April 20, 2016
  • Millau Sky Bridge

    Millau Sky Bridge

    Richard Hammond reveals the engineering inspirations behind the tallest road bridge in the world: the Millau Viaduct in France. He fires three quarters of a ...

    Engineering Connections / April 20, 2016
  • Deep Space Observatory

    Deep Space Observatory

    Richard Hammond journeys to discover the startling Engineering Connections behind the Keck Observatory, which has seen further into the universe than any other telescope on ...

    Engineering Connections / April 20, 2016
  • ​Syria’s Civil War: The Human Toll

    ​Syria’s Civil War: The Human Toll

    We’ve heard endless reports on the refugee crisis and the exodus of millions of people escaping war in Syria. But every day those who remain ...

    News in Review / April 18, 2016
  • ​​Zika Virus: A World Health Emergency

    ​​Zika Virus: A World Health Emergency

    Spread by warm-climate mosquitos, the Zika virus may cause more than a rash and fever. It may also cause birth defects in the children of ...

    News in Review / April 18, 2016
  • ​Arrow Air: Canada’s Deadliest Plane Crash

    ​Arrow Air: Canada’s Deadliest Plane Crash

    More than 30 years ago, Arrow Air Flight 1285 crashed in Gander, Newfoundland shortly after take-off. The plane was carrying U.S. troops home from duty ...

    News in Review / April 18, 2016

Most popular shows

  • Disrupting Design

    Disrupting Design

    Disrupting Design celebrates brilliant innovations in Canadian industrial, urban and graphic design, and the ingenious renegades behind them. Hosted for CBC Television by Matt Galloway, the ...

  • Interrupt This Program

    Interrupt This Program

    This five-part series reveals the surprisingly vital cultural underbellies of global cities that have recently suffered war, disaster or unrest. Featuring the turbulent cities of ...

  • The Nature of Things

    The Nature of Things

    The Nature of Things is one of the most successful series in the history of Canadian television. Hosted by the world-renowned geneticist and environmentalist David Suzuki, ...

  • Firsthand

    Firsthand

    CBC’s premiere point-of-view documentary series gets to the heart of issues that matter to Canadians. Celebrating the great Canadian tradition of documentary, Canada’s best filmmakers ...

  • Keeping Canada Alive

    Keeping Canada Alive

    Beloved, maligned and hotly debated, Canada's health care system is a source of national pride, collective frustration and mounting concern, as the demands we place ...

  • Mia (Eng)

    Mia (Eng)

    Mia is a very grown up six year old mouse! Curious, adventurous and even a little impetuous at times – she wants to see, do ...

  • Dragons' Den

    Dragons' Den

    Launching a business is no small task. No matter how big an idea you think you have, it still takes a lot of work and ...

  • The Fifth Estate

    The Fifth Estate

    For almost four decades, the fifth estate has been Canada's premier investigative documentary program, acquainting viewers with a dazzling parade of political leaders, shady characters and ordinary ...

  • Marketplace

    Marketplace

    Marketplace is Canada's consumer watchdog, and #1 current-affairs show. Whether it is a slick scam, misleading marketing claim, a product that could put your health at ...

  • Doc Zone

    Doc Zone

    CBC's flagship documentary series explores and expands on the major issues of our time. Around the corner, around the world, our cameras bring viewers to ...

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NIR-16-04 - ​Arrow Air: Canada’s Deadliest Plane Crash

NIR-16-04 - ​Arrow Air: Canada’s Deadliest Plane Crash

NIR-16-04 - ​Clean Energy: Seeking Renewable Sources

NIR-16-04 - ​Clean Energy: Seeking Renewable Sources

NIR-16-04 - ​Syria’s Civil War: The Human Toll

NIR-16-04 - ​Syria’s Civil War: The Human Toll

NIR-16-04 - ​​Zika Virus: A World Health Emergency

NIR-16-04 - ​​Zika Virus: A World Health Emergency