Our Vancouver

Our Vancouver is a one-hour current affairs television show hosted by CBC News Vancouver's Gloria Macarenko. The show highlights some of the most talked about stories of the week, the latest in health and consumer news, as well as weekly Science Smart segments, presented by broadcast meteorologist and science reporter Johanna Wagstaffe.

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Episodes

Our Vancouver Street Thug Barbers: Free cuts and compassion New

Three men who call themselves the Street Thug Barbers talk about their project to cut hair for free for people who really need it.
  • 2016
  • 00:08:05
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 07/17/2018

Our Vancouver Why Scientists Look Forward to the Paris Climate Conference

Johanna Wagstaffe explains what's at stake for the scientific world at the Paris Climate Conference.
  • 2015
  • 00:02:42
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 12/08/2015

Our Vancouver Seeing a Solar System Die the First Time

Astronomers are fascinated by new images captured showing a solar system's demise.
  • 2015
  • 00:02:39
  • 9-12
  • Added on: 11/10/2015

Our Vancouver What the Ocean on Saturn's Moon Tells Us

Johanna Wagstaffe explains the significance of the recent discovery of a deep ocean. 
  • 2015
  • 00:02:38
  • 9-12
  • Added on: 10/07/2015

Teacher Guide(s)

  • How to Use Video Effectively in the Classroom [.pdf]

Our Vancouver Climate Change: Worst-Case Scenario

Meteorologist Johanna Wagstaffe explains the latest research on melting sea ice.
  • 2015
  • 00:02:41
  • 9-12
  • Added on: 10/07/2015

Our Vancouver Why Scientists Are Still Buzzing About Mars

Discovery of water on the planet is a big deal.
  • 2015
  • 00:02:18
  • 9-12
  • Added on: 10/07/2015

Our Vancouver Pluto We Hardly Knew Ye

New detailed photos show mountain peaks and other formations on Pluto's surface.
  • 2015
  • 00:02:35
  • 9-12
  • Added on: 08/13/2015

Our Vancouver New excitement for Pluto

New images of Pluto and a moon have scientists buzzing.
  • 2015
  • 00:02:32
  • 9-12
  • Added on: 08/11/2015

Our Vancouver Bill Nye's Solarcraft

Scientists rejoice as the project is still on despite initial communication problems.
  • 2015
  • 00:02:12
  • 9-12
  • Added on: 08/11/2015

Our Vancouver Exciting Dinosaur Discovery

A bone found in Washington State may indicate dinosaurs roamed where the ocean now is.
  • 2015
  • 00:02:35
  • 9-12
  • Added on: 06/01/2015