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In 1964, a remarkable event was filmed: the first contact with members of a nomadic Aboriginal group, completely unaware of modern society. Yuwali, 17 at the time, recalls the startling moment.
Decades after being flooded out of their territory by a hydroelectric dam, the Indigenous northern BC community of Kwadacha grapples with the cultural and social impacts of their loss of land.
A First Nations law student and emerging leader from BC tries to reconcile the fractures within himself, his community and the world around him - blending modern tools of the law with ancient wisdom.
With conductor Mariss Jansons and clarinet soloist Andreas Ottensamer, the Europakonzert 2017 takes the Berliner Philharmoniker to Cyprus, to the ancient city of Paphos.
4:30am
Space Suite I
A series of 10 short films that explore the infinite wonders of our universe and our interactions with the cosmos.
5:00am
Landris and Wolf
E4 - Landris is part of an elite counter-terrorism team in Vienna, Austria, and Wolf is a Russian wolfhound out to break the world high-jump record in the Superdogs competition.
5:30am
Marigold Racing Pig
S1 E2 - A champion racing pig gets one last chance at victory, and a New York City terrier artist opens her latest exhibit. Meet a Burmese python who helps British school kids get over their fear of snakes.
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From 6am to 6pm daily, Knowledge Kids is the destination in BC for an outstanding line-up of high-quality, commercial-free programming for children aged 2-8.
6:00pm
Redberry
E6 - Students conduct both social and scientific experiments at Redberry - a salt lake at the heart of a shrinking Saskatchewan community that's determined to thrive in the face of industrial agriculture.
Additional Dates
Wed Jul 18, 11:00pm
Sun Jul 22, 1:00pm
7:00pm
Black Magic Island
E4 - Hoping to determine the effect of volcanoes on climate change, George heads to the island nation of Vanuatu where he's prepared to rappel into the crater of one of the world's most active volcanoes.
Additional Dates
Thu Jul 19, 6:00pm
Sat Jul 21, 2:00pm
7:30pm
The Damning Truth
E6 - Several recent dam projects have cut the sturgeons spawning rivers to just one - the Black River. The team head out to discover how much of the population is affected.
Additional Dates
Thu Jul 19, 6:30pm
Thu Jul 19, 11:30pm
Sat Jul 21, 2:30pm
E3 - In a journey across Tamil Nadu, Sona Datta traces the development of the Hindu religion from its origins as an amalgamation of local faith traditions to its dominant position today.
Additional Dates
Thu Jul 19, 12:00am
9:00pm
Corn/Egg/Coffee
E1 - Jimmy looks at the growing cost of breakfast and finds out why, in the future, the price of oil might drive up the price of your cornflakes, eggs, corn and coffee.
Additional Dates
Thu Jul 19, 1:00am
10:00pm
Troubled Waters
E3 - The dispute in the South China Sea is front-and-centre as Indonesia attempts to balance relations with China, while the Philippines challenges the economic behemoth.
Additional Dates
Thu Jul 19, 2:00am
11:00pm
Redberry
E6 - Students conduct both social and scientific experiments at Redberry - a salt lake at the heart of a shrinking Saskatchewan community that's determined to thrive in the face of industrial agriculture.
Additional Dates
Sun Jul 22, 1:00pm
E3 - In a journey across Tamil Nadu, Sona Datta traces the development of the Hindu religion from its origins as an amalgamation of local faith traditions to its dominant position today.
1:00am
Corn/Egg/Coffee
E1 - Jimmy looks at the growing cost of breakfast and finds out why, in the future, the price of oil might drive up the price of your cornflakes, eggs, corn and coffee.
2:00am
Troubled Waters
E3 - The dispute in the South China Sea is front-and-centre as Indonesia attempts to balance relations with China, while the Philippines challenges the economic behemoth.
3:00am
Crossing the Border
S2 E1 - To find out more about the allure of Scotland for early tourists, Paul Murton boards a traditional gypsy caravan to travel through Kelso, Melrose, New Lanark and up to Glasgow.
3:30am
Elemental Beauty
S2 E2 - Paul Murton travels from the shores of Loch Maree, where he visits the unique island of Eilean Subhain. He then ventures into the wilds of Assynt and Cape Wrath, ending his journey at Duncansby Head.
4:00am
Floods and Droughts of Africa
E3 - Bernice embarks on an expedition from the far north of Africa to the far south to explore the changes taking place and to understand why scientists are so concerned.
Additional Dates
Thu Aug 30, 4:00am
5:00am
Bellow and Nipper
E5 - Bellow is a fearless Anatolian shepherd who protects his flock from cheetahs, and Nipper is a RCA mascot whose showbiz career helps pay the bills at the Dawn Animal Sanctuary in New York.
5:30am
Prathida Elephant Orchestra
S1 E3 - Prathida, the elephant drummer gets ready for a special performance, and a cat-rescuing dog is honoured as Cat of the Year. Flesh-eating dermatologist fish work overtime at a day spa in Ireland.
From 6am to 6pm daily, Knowledge Kids is the destination in BC for an outstanding line-up of high-quality, commercial-free programming for children aged 2-8.
6:00pm
Black Magic Island
E4 - Hoping to determine the effect of volcanoes on climate change, George heads to the island nation of Vanuatu where he's prepared to rappel into the crater of one of the world's most active volcanoes.
Additional Dates
Sat Jul 21, 2:00pm
6:30pm
The Damning Truth
E6 - Several recent dam projects have cut the sturgeons spawning rivers to just one - the Black River. The team head out to discover how much of the population is affected.
Additional Dates
Thu Jul 19, 11:30pm
Sat Jul 21, 2:30pm
S2 E12 - With around 8,000 skyscrapers, Hong Kong is the most vertical city in the world. Heidi explores the city, which is in the process of significant transitions.
Additional Dates
Fri Jul 20, 6:00pm
Sat Jul 21, 3:00pm
Sun Jul 22, 11:05pm
Mon Jul 23, 3:05am
8:00pm
All Shapes and Sizes
E1 - From huge dogs to tiny dogs, working dogs to lap dogs, hairy dogs to hairless dogs - Kate Humble, Ruth Goodman and fellow team members investigate why canines come in so many shapes and sizes.
Additional Dates
Sat Jul 21, 5:00pm
9:00pm
The City and the World (1945-2000)
E7 - Emerging from the Depression and the Second World War as the most powerful metropolis on earth, New York soon confronted urban woes of unprecedented proportions, and fought for its very existence.
Additional Dates
Fri Jul 20, 12:00am
11:30pm
The Damning Truth
E6 - Several recent dam projects have cut the sturgeons spawning rivers to just one - the Black River. The team head out to discover how much of the population is affected.
Additional Dates
Sat Jul 21, 2:30pm
12:00am
The City and the World (1945-2000)
E7 - Emerging from the Depression and the Second World War as the most powerful metropolis on earth, New York soon confronted urban woes of unprecedented proportions, and fought for its very existence.
A look at the history of neon, tracing its developments in art, architecture and commerce.
3:00am
Life Expectancy
S12 E9 - A blood-stained bust is uncovered during some reconstruction work in a cemetery, pointing UCOS to the murder of an alternative medicine practitioner bludgeoned to death seven years ago.
4:00am
Coral Coast of WA
S1 E8 - Neil investigates why no one survived the 1941 attack on HMAS Sydney. In Shark Bay, Tim finds three-billion-year-old life, while Emma witnesses the world's largest fish on Ningaloo Reef.
Additional Dates
Mon Aug 6, 4:00am
5:00am
Dee and Endal
E6 - Dee is a greyhound who retired from the race track to become a family pet. Meet a young golden labrador who helped transform his master's life and find the hope he had once lost.
5:30am
Misty the Owl
S1 E4 - Misty the owl prepares for his first ever public flight. A Hungarian sheepdog competes at the national championships, and a police horse celebrates his retirement at Liverpool's Lord Mayor's Parade.
From 6am to 6pm daily, Knowledge Kids is the destination in BC for an outstanding line-up of high-quality, commercial-free programming for children aged 2-8.
S2 E12 - With around 8,000 skyscrapers, Hong Kong is the most vertical city in the world. Heidi explores the city, which is in the process of significant transitions.
Additional Dates
Sat Jul 21, 3:00pm
Sun Jul 22, 11:05pm
Mon Jul 23, 3:05am
7:00pm
Rivers and Seas Collide
S8 E4 - Nick explores the wildlife and industry that are attracted to the Firth of Forth. Miranda witnesses the transformation that salmon undergo as they migrate and Mark examines the Severn Tunnel.
Additional Dates
Tue Aug 28, 3:00am
8:00pm
Call the Midwife
S2 E5 - Jenny is sent to a shortstaffed London Hospital to work on the male surgical ward and finds herself working under an intimidating surgeon. In Poplar, the midwives gain a new addition.
Additional Dates
Sat Jul 21, 12:00am
9:00pm
Nowhere Fast
S8 E3 - The death of a jockey during a race becomes more complicated when the horse's owners are killed in a helicopter crash.
Additional Dates
Sat Jul 21, 1:00am
S1 E5 - Dr. Campbell treats a patient with severe head injuries. An ER nurse is given a medal for her military service, and the family of a deceased patient provides a stranger with a precious gift.
12:00am
Call the Midwife
S2 E5 - Jenny is sent to a shortstaffed London Hospital to work on the male surgical ward and finds herself working under an intimidating surgeon. In Poplar, the midwives gain a new addition.
1:00am
Nowhere Fast
S8 E3 - The death of a jockey during a race becomes more complicated when the horse's owners are killed in a helicopter crash.
3:00am
Hercule Poirot's Christmas
S6 E1 - Simeon Lee believes his life is being threatened and invites Poirot to spend Christmas with him at his home. When Lee is found murdered and his diamonds stolen, Poirot sets out to solve the murder.
5:00am
Petro and Mel
E7 - Petro is a German shepherd trained to locate disaster victims in rubble, and Mel is a champion Canadian poodle that takes us inside the business of dog shows as he competes for top prize.
5:30am
Tuna Rock Cat
S1 E5 - A legendary all-cat rock band rehearses for an upcoming gig, and a Labrador retriever motivates young patients to be active. We travel to a farm in Essex for a sheep milking contest.
From 6am to 6pm daily, Knowledge Kids is the destination in BC for an outstanding line-up of high-quality, commercial-free programming for children aged 2-8.
12:00pm
Cat Out of the Bag
S7 E11 - Hope tries to make two orphaned bobcats into playmates, and 100 patients are ready for release after months of waiting. A rare bird makes a brief stopover at Hope For Wildlife.
Additional Dates
Sat Jul 21, 6:00pm
1:00pm
Plastic Ocean
S2 E3 - Alex and Tyler embark on a sailing adventure to the remote "Great Pacific Garbage Patch".
1:30pm
S4 E4 - Quetico Provincial Park is a world-renowned canoeing paradise with a vast wilderness and amazing views of cliffs, waterfalls, wildlife and forests.
2:00pm
Black Magic Island
E4 - Hoping to determine the effect of volcanoes on climate change, George heads to the island nation of Vanuatu where he's prepared to rappel into the crater of one of the world's most active volcanoes.
2:30pm
The Damning Truth
E6 - Several recent dam projects have cut the sturgeons spawning rivers to just one - the Black River. The team head out to discover how much of the population is affected.
S2 E12 - With around 8,000 skyscrapers, Hong Kong is the most vertical city in the world. Heidi explores the city, which is in the process of significant transitions.
Additional Dates
Sun Jul 22, 11:05pm
Mon Jul 23, 3:05am
A team of scientists visit one of the world's most dangerous volcanoes. By unlocking its secrets, they hope to predict and prevent a catastrophe of unimaginable proportions.
5:00pm
All Shapes and Sizes
E1 - From huge dogs to tiny dogs, working dogs to lap dogs, hairy dogs to hairless dogs - Kate Humble, Ruth Goodman and fellow team members investigate why canines come in so many shapes and sizes.
6:00pm
Cat Out of the Bag
S7 E11 - Hope tries to make two orphaned bobcats into playmates, and 100 patients are ready for release after months of waiting. A rare bird makes a brief stopover at Hope For Wildlife.
7:00pm
Realm of the Wombat
E3 - In the dry southern plains of Australia, wombats spend most of their time sleeping. They are experts at survival, resting to conserve energy to help beat the heat.
8:00pm
The War of the Roses
S18 E17 - Mason and Miller tackle tribal prejudice after an attempt is made on a local farmer's life. David is terrified that Peggy's double dealings have incurred the wrath of a dead woman's ghost.
Additional Dates
Sun Jul 22, 3:00am
9:00pm
The Incident at Cooper Hill
S18 E2 - Mysterious lights are seen in the sky over famous UFO hotspot Cooper Hill. When a local forest ranger suffers a strange death, the visiting UFO spotters are convinced aliens are responsible.
Additional Dates
Sun Jul 22, 12:00am
10:30pm
The Beaver With Mary Anne Barkhouse
S4 E41 - Mary Anne Barkhouse is an artist living in Ontario's Haliburton Highlands. Here, she has closely observed the beaver in its natural habitat - a figure that has appeared in many of her artworks.
Additional Dates
Sun Jul 22, 1:30am
11:00pm
Pacific Frontier
S3 E1 - Explores the pristine Pacific border region separating Canada and the United States.
Additional Dates
Sun Jul 22, 2:00am
Sun Jul 22, 2:00pm
12:00am
The Incident at Cooper Hill
S18 E2 - Mysterious lights are seen in the sky over famous UFO hotspot Cooper Hill. When a local forest ranger suffers a strange death, the visiting UFO spotters are convinced aliens are responsible.
1:30am
The Beaver With Mary Anne Barkhouse
S4 E41 - Mary Anne Barkhouse is an artist living in Ontario's Haliburton Highlands. Here, she has closely observed the beaver in its natural habitat - a figure that has appeared in many of her artworks.
2:00am
Pacific Frontier
S3 E1 - Explores the pristine Pacific border region separating Canada and the United States.
Additional Dates
Sun Jul 22, 2:00pm
3:00am
The War of the Roses
S18 E17 - Mason and Miller tackle tribal prejudice after an attempt is made on a local farmer's life. David is terrified that Peggy's double dealings have incurred the wrath of a dead woman's ghost.
4:00am
Mysteries of the Isles
S7 E1 - On Orkney, Neil explores the mysterious death of Lord Kitchener. Tessa hopes to witness an extraordinary sight in the Western Isles of Scotland. On the Isle of Wight, Andy scales the Needles.
5:00am
Willy and Rope
E8 - Willy is a golden retriever who can predict when its owner is going to have an epileptic seizure, and Rope is a champion cattle dog who herds sheep in Pincher Creek, Alberta.
5:30am
Intl Trekking Llama
S1 E6 - Inti, the lama, trains for his first-ever trek, and a disabled chihuahua brings joy to kids in Los Angeles. Join Peekaboo, a one-year-old hedgehog as he starts work as a slug-munching pest controller.
From 6am to 6pm daily, Knowledge Kids is the destination in BC for an outstanding line-up of high-quality, commercial-free programming for children aged 2-8.
Takes you deep inside the Port of Vancouver, whose 28 terminals, 600 kilometres of shoreline and nearly 35,000 workers keep the economy humming.
Additional Dates
Sun Jul 22, 6:00pm
1:00pm
Redberry
E6 - Students conduct both social and scientific experiments at Redberry - a salt lake at the heart of a shrinking Saskatchewan community that's determined to thrive in the face of industrial agriculture.
2:00pm
Pacific Frontier
S3 E1 - Explores the pristine Pacific border region separating Canada and the United States.
3:00pm
In Search of Beethoven
E1 - Leading performers and experts reveal new insights into Beethoven: both the man and his music.
Additional Dates
Wed Jul 25, 3:00am
4:00pm
In Search of Beethoven
E2 - This episode delves beneath the mythical image of the tortured, cantankerous genius to search for the real Ludwig van Beethoven.
Additional Dates
Wed Jul 25, 4:00am
5:00pm
How Did It Work?
E2 - Mary explores the physical world of the Roman Empire.
Takes you deep inside the Port of Vancouver, whose 28 terminals, 600 kilometres of shoreline and nearly 35,000 workers keep the economy humming.
In the Rocky Mountains of Colorado, archaeologists uncover fossils of extremely well-preserved bones from mammoths, mastodons and other giant extinct beasts.
Additional Dates
Sat Jul 28, 4:00pm
8:00pm
Beyond Good and Evil
S8 E3 - Thirteen years after Lewis' first successful arrest, the case is reopened for appeal. Nothing can prepare Lewis for a new string of murders resembling the original murders with the original weapon.
Additional Dates
Mon Jul 23, 12:00am
9:35pm
James Nesbitt's Ireland
E5 - James meets renowned racehorse trainer Jessica Harrington at the Galway Races and visits a food fair in Dingle, County Kerry, where he discovers a novel way of delivering an artisan pizza.
Additional Dates
Mon Jul 23, 1:35am
10:00pm
Line of Duty
S1 E3 - Arnott is convinced Gates played a part in Jackie's disappearance. With Fleming's help, the anti-corruption team try to trap Gates into revealing his involvement in covering up Jackie's crimes.
Additional Dates
Mon Jul 23, 2:00am
S2 E12 - With around 8,000 skyscrapers, Hong Kong is the most vertical city in the world. Heidi explores the city, which is in the process of significant transitions.
Additional Dates
Mon Jul 23, 3:05am
12:00am
Beyond Good and Evil
S8 E3 - Thirteen years after Lewis' first successful arrest, the case is reopened for appeal. Nothing can prepare Lewis for a new string of murders resembling the original murders with the original weapon.
1:35am
James Nesbitt's Ireland
E5 - James meets renowned racehorse trainer Jessica Harrington at the Galway Races and visits a food fair in Dingle, County Kerry, where he discovers a novel way of delivering an artisan pizza.
2:00am
Line of Duty
S1 E3 - Arnott is convinced Gates played a part in Jackie's disappearance. With Fleming's help, the anti-corruption team try to trap Gates into revealing his involvement in covering up Jackie's crimes.
S2 E12 - With around 8,000 skyscrapers, Hong Kong is the most vertical city in the world. Heidi explores the city, which is in the process of significant transitions.
4:00am
Victoria
S1 E6 - Neil explores the beacon that helped birth the nation. Brendan uncovers the history of the Great Ocean Road, while Miriam discovers why the coast at Bells Beach keeps pumping out the perfect waves.
5:00am
Malcolm and Corky
E9 - A labrador in Montreal is helping to bring criminals to justice, and we'll meet Corky, a guide dog in New York.
5:30am
Nok Monkey School
S1 E7 - Nok the macaque monkey learns to collect coconuts, and Bingo graduates as a service dog for people with disabilities. Meet Sam, a four-year-old beach donkey as he starts work in Skegness, England.
From 6am to 6pm daily, Knowledge Kids is the destination in BC for an outstanding line-up of high-quality, commercial-free programming for children aged 2-8.
6:00pm
Kootenay Border Region
S3 E2 - Heading east from the town of Osoyoos, we soar high above the incredible landscapes along BC's Kootenay border region.
Additional Dates
Sat Jul 28, 11:00pm
Sun Jul 29, 2:00am
Sun Jul 29, 2:00pm
7:00pm
House and Home
S7 E12 - Change sweeps through Hope for Wildlife as the rehab centre moves into the new facility. Hope has more white-tailed deer than any previous year.
Additional Dates
Tue Jul 24, 6:00pm
Sat Jul 28, 12:00pm
Sat Jul 28, 6:00pm
8:00pm
What Is a Roman?
E3 - Mary takes an in-depth look at the question of identity and citizenship within the Roman Empire.
Additional Dates
Sun Jul 29, 5:00pm
9:00pm
Coming of Age
E2 - Edmund Capon explores how Australian art evolved in the first half of the 20th century against the backdrop of two world wars.
Additional Dates
Tue Jul 24, 12:00am
S1 E6 - Yasmin takes a Unit Coordinator-in-training under her wing as the ER's veteran social worker begins her last shift. Doctors Campbell, Shirzad and Lee mentor the next generation of ER physicians.
Additional Dates
Fri Jul 27, 11:00pm
Explore the $500-million-dollar makeover of BC Place Stadium that transformed Vancouver's skyline.
Additional Dates
Sun Jul 29, 12:00pm
Sun Jul 29, 6:00pm
12:00am
Coming of Age
E2 - Edmund Capon explores how Australian art evolved in the first half of the 20th century against the backdrop of two world wars.
1:00am
Waterloo Part 1
S9 E9 - Boyd is being moved out of the Cold Case Unit, but first he decides to take on the unsolved mystery of 16 homeless boys from Waterloo Bridge who disappeared in the 1980s.
2:00am
Waterloo Part 2
S9 E10 - Time is running out for Boyd as he fights for justice against a powerful adversary. Will he prevail?
3:00am
The Riddle of the Tides
S7 E5 - In Liverpool, Nick discovers a machine used to predict tides for the D-Day landings, and Miranda visits Jersey's Seymour Tower to witness the marine life revealed at low spring tide.
Additional Dates
Sun Aug 19, 4:00am
4:00am
Beachcomber Cottage
E4 - It is the season for the Scottish Highland games and Monty wants to take part in the local games at Applecross.
Additional Dates
Tue Aug 28, 4:00am
5:00am
Kavik and Mas
E11 - Kavik, a wolf-husky is about to undertake the lead role in a TV production in Vancouver. We'll meet Mas, a water rescue dog employed by the Italian Coast Guard.
5:30am
Rufus the Hawk
S1 E8 - A hawk in England scares pooping pigeons at the Wimbledon Championships. A New Jersey performing dog troupe raises cash for homeless pets, and an elephant artist in Thailand gets creative on canvas.
From 6am to 6pm daily, Knowledge Kids is the destination in BC for an outstanding line-up of high-quality, commercial-free programming for children aged 2-8.
6:00pm
House and Home
S7 E12 - Change sweeps through Hope for Wildlife as the rehab centre moves into the new facility. Hope has more white-tailed deer than any previous year.
Additional Dates
Sat Jul 28, 12:00pm
Sat Jul 28, 6:00pm
7:00pm
E7 - The Inner Bay of Fundy salmon are teetering on the edge of extinction, but the people of the Fundy Biosphere Reserve are determined to bring it back.
Additional Dates
Wed Jul 25, 6:00pm
Wed Jul 25, 11:00pm
Sun Jul 29, 1:00pm
The Men Who Made Us Fat
E3 - Jacques Peretti looks at how marketing can seduce consumers into buying supposed healthy foods.
The story of a Catholic priest who used his charm and authority to violate dozens of children in northern California for more than two decades.
Additional Dates
Wed Jul 25, 12:00am
From Los Angeles to Vancouver, this documentary showcases the pioneers of West Coast Modernist Architecture and the homes that have become their legacies.
Additional Dates
Wed Jul 25, 2:00am