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Brain Games What's Going On

Whether it’s remembering where you parked the car, or just finding the light switch in the morning, navigating your busy world can be tough. Luckily your brain has a built-in navigation system to help make sense of your surroundings. In fact, recent discoveries prove that the brain uses place cells and direction cells to help get us to where we’re ...
  • 2013
  • 00:21:50
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 05/18/2017

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Brain Games Stress Test

This is a show about your brain and stress. You’ll see how your brain manages stress and how stress also manages you. From traffic jams to screaming babies, angry bosses to bill payments, you’re surrounded by stress every day. But stress has a purpose, and you’ll discover why it’s a good thing in many situations, even though it can overwhelm ...
  • 2013
  • 00:21:48
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 05/18/2017

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Brain Games Battle of the Ages

It’s a fact of life. From the minute we were born, we’re all getting older. And while it’s long been believed that both your body and your brain deteriorate over time, recent studies show that may not always be the case. Some brain functions improve as we get older, while others don’t fully develop until later in life. In this ...
  • 2013
  • 00:22:00
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 05/18/2017

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Canada's Smartest Person Canada's Smartest Person, Season 3, Episode 6

Who will be crowned Canada's Smartest Person? The five finalists up for this year's title are a pro gamer, a Boy’s and Girl’s Club program director, a member of the Canadian national women’s rugby team, a mechanic and a commissioner for a recreational hockey league. Who among them will demonstrate the strongest range of multiple intelligences?
  • 2016
  • 00:44:10
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 01/26/2017

Canada's Smartest Person Canada's Smartest Person, Season 3, Episode 5

A nurse, high school shop teacher, paralympian, spoken word poet, recreational hockey commissioner and an arborist compete in six intelligence challenges to earn their spot in the finale. Among the competitors in this episode, a University of Toronto student competes with the belief that no one's intelligence should be overlooked because of their age.
  • 2016
  • 00:44:10
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 12/22/2016

Canada's Smartest Person Canada's Smartest Person, Season 3, Episode 3

A lawyer, high school student, rugby player, math tutor, millennial consultant and debate coach compete in six intelligence challenges to earn their spot in the Season 3 finale. Contestants must employ all their linguistic powers as they improv their way through 45-second movie pitches judged by guest star and legendary film producer Ivan Reitman.
  • 2016
  • 00:44:10
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 12/19/2016

Canada's Smartest Person Canada's Smartest Person, Season 3, Episode 2

A copywriter, physical education teacher, a makeup artist, an innkeeper, a psychic medium and program director all go head-to-head to see who will earn a spot in Canada's Smartest Person season finale. They will have to muster all of their cognitive abilities to advance — whether logic, visual, physical, musical, social or linguistic intelligence.
  • 2016
  • 00:44:10
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 12/19/2016

Canada's Smartest Person Canada's Smartest Person, Season 3, Episode 4

A personal trainer, university professor, Miss Universe Canada 2016, a mechanic, lawyer and a neuroscientist compete in six challenges that test their full range of intelligences in order to earn a spot in the Season 3 finale.
  • 2016
  • 00:44:10
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 12/19/2016

Canada's Smartest Person Canada's Smartest Person, Season 3, Episode 1

There's more to intelligence than IQ. How are you smart? In the premiere of Canada's Smartest Person, Season 3, a cancer researcher, pro gamer, retired military helicopter pilot and three others compete. Dextrous One, the "World's Youngest DJ" and comedian Scott Thompson guest star, as host Jessi Cruickshank tests the participants' intelligence in all its forms.
  • 2016
  • 00:44:10
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 12/19/2016

Brain Games Mind Your Body

Your mind and body are connected in countless ways, and some are more mysterious than others. In this episode, you'll discover how your mind and body sometimes work together like the best of friends – and how they sometimes betray each other like the worst of enemies. You'll see two professional mixed marital arts fighters challenged like never before, and ...
  • 2014
  • 00:22:01
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 01/15/2016

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