Retail Tricks: How stores make you spend more
  • 2015
  • 00:22:23
  • 13-14

Marketplace
Retail Tricks: How stores make you spend more New

In a revealing peek behind the retail curtain, the Marketplace team looks at the tricks that companies use to convince you to buy more. Find out how an industry of neuroscientists and behavioural psychologists help retailers boost business and make us buy stuff that we may not actually want or need. This episode also offers tips on recognizing and resisting the most ...
  • Added on: 01/18/2017
Flight Safety: Are you prepared for an emergency?
  • 2016
  • 00:22:23
  • 13-14

Marketplace
Flight Safety: Are you prepared for an emergency? New

Your chances of surviving an airline emergency are better than you may think. Think you know what to do to keep safe? In a unique simulation, the Marketplace team puts airline safety to the test. What they have to reveal could save your life.
  • Added on: 01/18/2017
Cellphone Bill Busters: How to lower your bill
  • 2016
  • 00:22:23
  • 13-14

Marketplace
Cellphone Bill Busters: How to lower your bill New

Canadians are charged some of the highest prices in the world for cellphone service. And when we have a problem, it’s often tough to get it solved. Follow three Canadian consumers who are tired of navigating customer service options and waiting forever on hold. Take advantage of the Marketplace team's inside information: help from a long-time customer service rep and a professional ...
  • Added on: 01/18/2017
The Brain's Way of Healing
  • 2016
  • 00:44:03
  • 13-14

The Nature of Things
The Brain's Way of Healing New

Seven years ago Dr. Norman Doidge introduced neuroplasticity to the world – the idea that our brains aren’t rigidly hardwired as was once believed, but that they can change, and can be rewired. Indeed, what is unique about the brain is that its circuits can, through mental experience and activity, form, unform and reform in new ways. In The Brain's Way ...
  • Added on: 01/18/2017
Vital Bonds
  • 2016
  • 00:44:04
  • 13-14

The Nature of Things
Vital Bonds New

Take a fascinating journey inside the evolving science of transplants, where breakthrough discoveries are tackling the organ shortage and transforming the future of medicine. We’ve all heard about the crisis in organ donation. In Canada, for example, one in four on the lung waitlist die waiting. But there is hope: transplant medicine is in the midst of a quiet revolution. ...
  • Added on: 01/18/2017
The Case of the Scattered Sketches
  • 2015
  • 00:04:32
  • 5-8

Scout & The Gumboot Kids
The Case of the Scattered Sketches New

The Gumboot Kids help Scout to investigate what caused his sketches to scatter all over the floor. They'll have to use their ears and listen carefully to solve this nature mystery. Nature Mystery Clues: kite, dandelion, chime. Mindful Moment: Use your ears to listen to the wind.
  • Added on: 01/17/2017
The Case of the Flying Raincoat
  • 2015
  • 00:04:51
  • 5-8

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The Case of the Flying Raincoat New

Inspired by a walk in the rain, Scout gives the Gumboot Kids three clues to help them discover how one of our feathered friends keeps dry. The Gumboot Kids learn to observe the weather and to dress properly for any nature adventure. Nature Mystery Clues: pond, feather, the letter "V." Mindful Moment: Observe the weather; dress for the weather.
  • Added on: 01/16/2017
The Case of the Soft Rock
  • 2015
  • 00:04:48
  • 5-8

Scout & The Gumboot Kids
The Case of the Soft Rock New

After finding a comfy place to rest after a long nature walk, Scout sends the Gumboot Kids to a forest to find out how something wet and spongy can make a rock soft. As they work to solve the mystery they discover that the forest is full of different texture. Nature Mystery Clues: forest, wet, spongy. Mindful Moment: Nature is ...
  • Added on: 01/16/2017
The Case of the Upside Down Smile
  • 2015
  • 00:04:50
  • 5-8

Scout & The Gumboot Kids
The Case of the Upside Down Smile New

Scout spots an upside down smile through his window on a rainy day, and sends the Gumboot Kids to investigate what it could be. Nature Mystery Clues: sky, sunshine, rain. Mindful Moment: Looking at things from different points of view gives you new perspectives.
  • Added on: 01/16/2017
The Case of the Tiny Moving House
  • 2015
  • 00:04:39
  • 5-8

Scout & The Gumboot Kids
The Case of the Tiny Moving House New

With Scout's help, the Gumboot Kids follow a slimy trail that leads them to a tiny moving house. They learn that slowing down and being patient is sometimes the best way to get where you need to go. Nature Mystery Clues: shade, slime, shell. Mindful Moment: Move slowly and take your time when you’re exploring nature.
  • Added on: 01/16/2017