The Nature of Things Where Am I?

Where Am I? is a new documentary about the skills we use to find our way around. Whether you are an Inuit hunter, a foraging insect, or just someone out for a stroll, your brain is performing one of its most fundamental services – it’s navigating. Why are some of us good at finding our way, while others are not? ...
  • 2013
  • 00:44:14
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 08/29/2014

The Current Where's the Male Birth Control Pill?

Drug companies may be willing to supply a birth control pill for men - however there is that little problem of demand. CBC Radio's The Current asks about the slow pace of research into contraceptives for men. 
  • 2013
  • 00:25:21
  • 15-17
  • Added on: 11/15/2013

Anne Wherever You Are is My Home

On the verge of losing the farm, the Cuthberts must do whatever it takes to save it. Anne is reminded of the strength of friendship and love.
  • 2017
  • 00:44:08
  • 9-12
  • Added on: 05/17/2017

The Early Edition Whistler's Invasive Weed Bylaw

The Early Edition catches up with Clare O'Brien, the executive director of the Sea to Sky Invasive Species Council. She is excited about a first-of-its-kind bylaw enacted in Whistler that means residents can be fined for having invasive plants on their property. O'Brien believes it will prevent the spread and infestation of invasive plants in the city.
  • 2014
  • 00:06:01
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 08/08/2014

News in Review - April 2009 White Dragons: The Killer Avalanches

It has been a deadly avalanche season in Canada. By the end of February 2009, 16 people had been killed, most of them in British Columbia. Why are so many people dying? In this News in Review story we’ll look at why the so-called white dragons are so dangerous. We’ll also examine what avalanche-control experts are doing to try to ...
  • 2009
  • 00:13:13
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 04/15/2009

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The National White Privilege: Does It Exist?

Recent U.S. grand jury decisions not to indict white police officers for killing black men Michael Brown and Eric Garner have sparked outrage and protest. They've also brought to the fore questions about the difference between how whites and minorities are treated. The National assembles a panel of political commentators who try to parse some difficult questions. Is white privilege ...
  • 2014
  • 00:13:38
  • 15-17
  • Added on: 12/22/2014

The National Who Do We Think We Are?

The face of Canada is changing rapidly. One in three Canadians will belong to a visible minority by 2031, according to Stats Can. Once largely a nation of staid rural folk, today much of our population lives in competitive, fast-paced urban centres. And our economy, like all those of developed countries, is on the brink of a major green shift. ...
  • 2010
  • 00:53:30
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 06/14/2013

Prime Time News Who Is a Real Canadian?

The face and voice of Canada is changing. Growing diversity is stimulating some tough questions about Canadian values and what it means to be Canadian. Taking Surrey, British Columbia as a microcosm of Canadian society, Joe Schlesinger documents the clash between official multiculturalism and the practical reality of living with diversity. Conceived as a way of showing that to be ...
  • 1994
  • 00:25:24
  • 9-12
  • Added on: 04/29/2015

Witness Who Owns My Life? The Sue Rodriguez Story

This moving documentary chronicles the last 18 months in the life of a courageous woman who battled a fatal disease while fighting for her legal right to doctor-assisted suicide. We go behind the scenes and beyond the issues to spend intimate moments with this gracious, yet determined woman who allowed her personal pain to become public in her bid for ...
  • 1994
  • 00:50:53
  • 15-17
  • Added on: 06/14/2013

The Current Who Qualifies for Victim Assistance?

When someone is murdered, provincial programs offer payments worth thousands of dollars to grieving children, spouses, parents or siblings. But if the murder victim has a criminal connection, those same relatives are ruled ineligible. Should they be? Some victims groups are arguing for equal treatment. Others insist crime should never pay anyone, including the relatives.
  • 2013
  • 00:23:26
  • 15-17
  • Added on: 09/19/2014