Project X Speed

This episode looks at things that go fast and our desire to push the limits of speed. To start, Dr. Fleck makes a trip to the Black Rock Desert to take a look at the North American Eagle, a fighter jet turned into a car that may break the current land speed record. Dr. Alters then visits the Walthamstow Racetrack ...
  • 2008
  • 00:22:39
  • 9-12
  • Added on: 06/14/2013

The National Sports drinks and energy drinks unhealthy for kids and teens

Most children and teens shouldn't consume sports and energy drinks, and the products should no longer be marketed to them, the Canadian Paediatric Society says. In a new position statement, the society said sports drinks are high in sugar, which contributes to the obesity epidemic as well as dental cavities.
  • 2017
  • 00:01:58
  • 9-12
  • Added on: 02/12/2018

Alaska Wing Men Suicide Sled Race

The Iron Dog is known as the longest, toughest, most extreme snowmobile race in the world. Racers brave wildly dangerous terrain, bitterly cold temperatures and speeds well over 100 miles an hour in this 2,000-mile endurance race. To make their journey possible, the snowmobile racers on the ground rely on their Alaska Wing Men to be their flying “pit-crew”. Pilots ...
  • 2011
  • 00:45:00
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 12/22/2015

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The Moblees Sylvio's Seashell Crawl

When Sylvio discovers a sea shell while crawling, he and the rest of the Moblees decide to return it to the Bubble Bath Sea, where it came from.
  • 2016
  • 00:11:30
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 01/10/2017

The Moblees Sylvio's Strutting Socks

Sylvio’s new strutting socks get out of control and strut away — with Sylvio in them! The other Moblees need to rescue him and find out why the socks are acting so strange.
  • 2016
  • 00:11:30
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 01/10/2017

News in Review - February 2007 Taking the Right To Play to Ethiopia

Right To Play is an international humanitarian organization trying to create a healthier and safer world for children. It uses athletes to help set up sport and play programs in some of the world's poorest countries. In this News in Review story we'll travel to Ethiopia with Canadian Olympic star Clara Hughes. We'll show you what the organization is trying to do ...
  • 2007
  • 00:16:28
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 02/15/2007

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News in Review - April 2010 Taking the Violence out of Hockey

In early March, National Hockey League managers met to discuss how to cut down on violent behaviour that can seriously injure players. But violence in hockey isn’t just an NHL problem; it’s a problem in smaller leagues all over Canada. In this News in Review story we’ll look at why hockey can be so dangerous, and what’s being done to ...
  • 2010
  • 00:13:24
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 04/15/2010

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Do or Die Terrible Twister

On this episode of Do or Die, put yourself in the driver’s seat as a massive, swirling tornado charges toward your car. Survive a brutal surfing wipe-out when you’re hammered by a killer wave. And botch a dirt bike jump across an 80-foot chasm and walk away with only bruised heels. If you were forced to make these split-second Do or ...
  • 2013
  • 00:22:01
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 01/04/2016

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News in Review - October 2011 Terry Fox: Remembering a Canadian Hero

It’s been 30 years since Terry Fox died in a British Columbia hospital, one month short of his 23rd birthday and nine months after he was forced to give up his cross-Canada run to raise money for cancer research. In this News in Review story we’ll look at his legendary run and his enduring legacy.
  • 2011
  • 00:15:05
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 10/15/2011

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News in Review - September 2003 The Asahi Baseball Team Remembered

In the 1930s the Asahi baseball team was the pride of Vancouver’s Little Tokyo. In a David vs. Goliath triumph over bigger Caucasian teams, the upstart Japanese-Canadian players became unbeatable, winning the prestigious Pacific Northwest Championship for five consecutive years. But by 1942 Canada was at war with Japan and soon everyone of Japanese descent, whether born in Canada or ...
  • 2003
  • 00:16:55
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 09/15/2003

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