Chronicles the life and ideas of Ray Kurzweil, an inventor and futurist who presented his predictions about the future of technology in his bestselling book, The Singularity is Near.
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Space Suite II
As the engines of a rocket ignite, three brave astronauts prepare to make their new home orbiting high above our Earth. The moon passes through our planet’s shadow to become endowed with...
In the new series Elements, Dr. Jim Al-Khalili traces how the building blocks of matter were discovered and mapped, from the alchemists who first began searching for the secret of everlasting...
Monster Quake: Are We Next?
Since 2004, a series of rare super-earthquakes has been sweeping the Pacific Rim; among them, the earthquake that triggered the Japanese tsunami - 15 times bigger than...
The Tipping Points
In this six-part series, BC-based journalist and adventurer Bernice Notenboom heads to areas of the planet where climate systems may be nearing a tipping point. Bernice joins...
Space Suite III
A series of 10 short films that explore the infinite wonders of our universe and our interactions with the cosmos.
The Men Who Made Us Spend
Why do we buy what we buy? In this three-part series, Peretti investigates how our world of rampant consumerism was created. He explores the origins of planned...
Space Suite I
A star dies in a supernova explosion, and curtains of light - the aurora borealis - dance before our eyes. Galaxies collide. Comets flash across the sky. The moon arcs across night’s...
Raising Big Blue
The story of the how the blue whale skeleton displayed at UBC's Beaty Biodiversity Museum came to be and the struggles behind locating, excavating and transporting it.