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Al Purdy found his poetic voice in a cabin he built in the woods. This cabin became a mecca for the pioneers of Canadian literature, and now after his passing, art communities are rallying to save the cabin and turn it into a writing retreat.
1:35am
Edward Lear's Nonsense Songs
S2 E3 - Nicholas Parsons explores the fine line between joy and melancholy in Edward Lear's writing.
2:05am
S1 E4 - Dr. Sharma comes up with a plan to diagnose the miners' health problems.
3:00am
A Necessary War
E1 - Ken Burns' epic look at America during WWII begins with the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor.
Additional Dates
Fri Sep 4, 4:00am
Sat Sep 19, 4:00am
4:00am
In the Kingdom of Green Gold
E1 - In the subtropical rainforests of southwest China, the harvest of tea is cultivated and sorted by tea planter families who have lived here for generations.
Additional Dates
Tue Sep 1, 4:00am
5:00am
Bear Necessities
S4 E4 - Something big and brown is headed to Hope for Wildlife. But this black bear is tied up in red tape.
From 6am to 6pm weekdays and 6am to noon weekends, Knowledge Kids is the destination in BC for an outstanding line-up of high-quality, commercial-free programming for children aged 2-8.
On air
6:00pm
Polar Bear
E1 - The town of Churchill deals with increasing bear attacks due to warming seas and a late freeze-up of the predator's hunting grounds.
Additional Dates
Thu Aug 13, 11:00pm
Sun Aug 16, 12:00pm
7:00pm
Melting Land
E8 - Richard Tegner hitches a new and luxurious ride and sails west along a melting coast. Climate change is turning the Arctic green before our explorers' eyes and the consequences are frightening.
Additional Dates
Wed Aug 12, 6:00pm
Wed Aug 12, 11:00pm
Sun Aug 16, 1:00pm
8:00pm
Light
E1 - Physicist Jim Al-Khalili reveals how with each new insight about light came a fresh understanding of the cosmos, allowing us to peer into deep space, and gave us the ability to look way back into the dawn of time.
Additional Dates
Sat Aug 15, 4:00pm
Framed around the pending transfer from the Royal BC Museum back to their rightful Indigenous community, we are taken through the discovery, preservation and rededication of human remains and artifacts.
Additional Dates
Wed Aug 12, 12:00am
Three siblings-whose mother was from the Musqueam First Nation-travel to their father's village in China in order to understand the challenges their parents faced and how it fractured their lives.
Additional Dates
Wed Aug 12, 1:00am
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.
Additional Dates
Wed Aug 12, 2:00am
Framed around the pending transfer from the Royal BC Museum back to their rightful Indigenous community, we are taken through the discovery, preservation and rededication of human remains and artifacts.
Three siblings-whose mother was from the Musqueam First Nation-travel to their father's village in China in order to understand the challenges their parents faced and how it fractured their lives.
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.
The Montreal Symphony Orchestra invites Sir Roger Norrington to perform Brahm's violin concerto and Schumann's first symphony, "Spring."
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
Call Me Maybe
S4 E5 - A daring deer rescue is captured on a cell phone camera. An unlikely volunteer makes a repeat performance.
From 6am to 6pm weekdays and 6am to noon weekends, 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
Melting Land
E8 - Richard Tegner hitches a new and luxurious ride and sails west along a melting coast. Climate change is turning the Arctic green before our explorers' eyes and the consequences are frightening.
Additional Dates
Wed Aug 12, 11:00pm
Sun Aug 16, 1:00pm
7:00pm
Spring Forward
S5 E1 - Hope's busy season arrives sooner than ever. A rehabber comes to visit Hope, and two patients from last year are finally released.
Additional Dates
Thu Aug 13, 6:00pm
Sat Aug 15, 12:00pm
Sat Aug 15, 6:00pm
Sun Aug 16, 5:00am
Sun Aug 16, 2:00pm
E2 - Monty Don returns to Japan in autumn to explore stroll gardens and how Japanese bring nature into their modern lives.
Additional Dates
Thu Aug 13, 12:00am
9:00pm
E4 - Egypt's enemies exploited a country weakened by internal strife, ultimately leading to its destruction.
Additional Dates
Thu Aug 13, 1:00am
Join archaeologists as they embark on two groundbreaking expeditions to the Holy Land to seek the truth about the Bible's most famous king and his legendary riches.
Additional Dates
Thu Aug 13, 2:00am
11:00pm
Melting Land
E8 - Richard Tegner hitches a new and luxurious ride and sails west along a melting coast. Climate change is turning the Arctic green before our explorers' eyes and the consequences are frightening.
Additional Dates
Sun Aug 16, 1:00pm
E2 - Monty Don returns to Japan in autumn to explore stroll gardens and how Japanese bring nature into their modern lives.
1:00am
E4 - Egypt's enemies exploited a country weakened by internal strife, ultimately leading to its destruction.
Join archaeologists as they embark on two groundbreaking expeditions to the Holy Land to seek the truth about the Bible's most famous king and his legendary riches.
3:00am
A Helluva War
E5 - In November 1943, US Marines capture the tiny Pacific atoll of Tarawa, but at a terrible cost.
E12 - Anthony explores Vietnam's violent history, from long-forgotten wars that decimated a Hindu empire, to the ingenuity of its common people in resisting the superpowers of the modern era.
5:00am
Big City Hope
S4 E6 - Hope heads to Canada's biggest city and hits the streets with a full-time wildlife rescue team.
From 6am to 6pm weekdays and 6am to noon weekends, 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
Spring Forward
S5 E1 - Hope's busy season arrives sooner than ever. A rehabber comes to visit Hope, and two patients from last year are finally released.
Additional Dates
Sat Aug 15, 12:00pm
Sat Aug 15, 6:00pm
Sun Aug 16, 5:00am
Sun Aug 16, 2:00pm
7:00pm
S2 E4 - The Lofoten Islands' stunning mountains, breathtaking fjords and spectacular northern lights have created a thriving tourism industry, but the locals have stayed true to their authentic lifestyle.
Additional Dates
Fri Aug 14, 6:00pm
Fri Aug 14, 11:00pm
Sat Aug 15, 3:00pm
Sun Aug 16, 11:00pm
Mon Aug 17, 3:00am
8:00pm
Paul Merton's Secret Stations
E3 - Paul goes in search of the hidden history of Britain's request stops. He begins in Penally and makes his way to his final stop of the series on the West Highland Line, the most remote on his journey.
Additional Dates
Sat Aug 15, 5:00pm
9:00pm
Things Fall Apart
E6 - On the eve of the Tet holiday, North Vietnamese and Viet Cong forces launch surprise attacks on cities and military bases throughout the South. The devastating losses cast doubt on promises from the Johnson administration.
Additional Dates
Fri Aug 14, 12:00am
E6 - Paramedic Shanelle teams up with her old instructor Shaq to help Paramedic Specialist Martin with a challenging situation. Carol-Lyn and Adam share their last shift together and, in Dispatch, Tara takes a potentially traumatizing call.
Additional Dates
Fri Aug 14, 1:00am
11:00pm
Polar Bear
E1 - The town of Churchill deals with increasing bear attacks due to warming seas and a late freeze-up of the predator's hunting grounds.
Additional Dates
Sun Aug 16, 12:00pm
12:00am
Things Fall Apart
E6 - On the eve of the Tet holiday, North Vietnamese and Viet Cong forces launch surprise attacks on cities and military bases throughout the South. The devastating losses cast doubt on promises from the Johnson administration.
E6 - Paramedic Shanelle teams up with her old instructor Shaq to help Paramedic Specialist Martin with a challenging situation. Carol-Lyn and Adam share their last shift together and, in Dispatch, Tara takes a potentially traumatizing call.
2:00am
The Killing -
E20 - Sarah has been taken off the Nanna Larsen case, but continues her investigation in secret. She is sure of the identity of the perpetrator, but lacks incriminating evidence.
3:00am
The Gold Rush
S3 E2 - Charming and bullying, the Thomas brothers set about their plan for a new Trefelin.
4:00am
Terrible Choices
E12 - On the volcanic island of Iwo Jima, U.S. Marines face 21,000 Japanese defenders who, without reinforcement, have been ordered to kill as many Americans as possible before being killed themselves.
5:00am
Windy City Hope
S4 E7 - Hope journeys to Chicago to help fight a problem that kills millions of birds each year.
From 6am to 6pm weekdays and 6am to noon weekends, 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
S2 E4 - The Lofoten Islands' stunning mountains, breathtaking fjords and spectacular northern lights have created a thriving tourism industry, but the locals have stayed true to their authentic lifestyle.
Additional Dates
Fri Aug 14, 11:00pm
Sat Aug 15, 3:00pm
Sun Aug 16, 11:00pm
Mon Aug 17, 3:00am
7:00pm
Copenhagen
S2 E3 - It consistently tops livability surveys year after year - so is Copenhagen the ultimate life-sized city?
Additional Dates
Sat Aug 15, 2:00pm
Sat Aug 15, 11:00pm
Sun Aug 16, 2:00am
Mon Aug 17, 11:00pm
8:00pm
Death Defying Acts
S3 E1 - When the unfortunate assistant in a magic show is beheaded on stage, Jack and Phryne's investigation unravels a secret murder in the past. Phryne's estranged father makes a surprise visit.
Additional Dates
Sat Aug 15, 12:00am
9:00pm
Mortal Coil
S2 E6 - When a second body is found in a coffin, Dr Blake has to work out how it got there and who killed this unwanted guest- and that's just the start of it.
Additional Dates
Sat Aug 15, 1:00am
10:00pm
Occupied
New
November
E8 - Jesper Berg understands he will not get anywhere with the EU and initiates a police action in order to get the Russians out of the country.
Additional Dates
Sat Aug 15, 2:00am
11:00pm
S2 E4 - The Lofoten Islands' stunning mountains, breathtaking fjords and spectacular northern lights have created a thriving tourism industry, but the locals have stayed true to their authentic lifestyle.
Additional Dates
Sat Aug 15, 3:00pm
Sun Aug 16, 11:00pm
Mon Aug 17, 3:00am
12:00am
Death Defying Acts
S3 E1 - When the unfortunate assistant in a magic show is beheaded on stage, Jack and Phryne's investigation unravels a secret murder in the past. Phryne's estranged father makes a surprise visit.
1:00am
S2 E6 - When a second body is found in a coffin, Dr Blake has to work out how it got there and who killed this unwanted guest- and that's just the start of it.
2:00am
November
E8 - Jesper Berg understands he will not get anywhere with the EU and initiates a police action in order to get the Russians out of the country.
3:00am
The Nordic South Seas
E1 - We travel throughout Denmark to explore giant chalk cliffs, small islands, open air baths and more.
4:00am
The Spell of the Skerries
E2 - We travel over the route from Malmo to Stockholm, and enjoy the sights of paragliders on the coast. We then travel to the summer residence of the Swedish royals.
5:00am
Howl for Nightlife
S4 E8 - Hope discovers a mysterious predator prowling the streets of a giant metropolis.
From 6am to 6pm weekdays and 6am to noon weekends, 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
Spring Forward
S5 E1 - Hope's busy season arrives sooner than ever. A rehabber comes to visit Hope, and two patients from last year are finally released.
Additional Dates
Sat Aug 15, 6:00pm
Sun Aug 16, 5:00am
Sun Aug 16, 2:00pm
1:00pm
Gaspe Peninsula
S1 E8 - An aerial survey above the Gaspe Peninsula reveals its natural wonders - from the blue whales that roam the coastline, to the stone marvels of Perce and the bird sanctuary of Ile Bonaventure.
2:00pm
Copenhagen
S2 E3 - It consistently tops livability surveys year after year - so is Copenhagen the ultimate life-sized city?
Additional Dates
Sat Aug 15, 11:00pm
Sun Aug 16, 2:00am
Mon Aug 17, 11:00pm
3:00pm
S2 E4 - The Lofoten Islands' stunning mountains, breathtaking fjords and spectacular northern lights have created a thriving tourism industry, but the locals have stayed true to their authentic lifestyle.
Additional Dates
Sun Aug 16, 11:00pm
Mon Aug 17, 3:00am
4:00pm
Light
E1 - Physicist Jim Al-Khalili reveals how with each new insight about light came a fresh understanding of the cosmos, allowing us to peer into deep space, and gave us the ability to look way back into the dawn of time.
5:00pm
Paul Merton's Secret Stations
E3 - Paul goes in search of the hidden history of Britain's request stops. He begins in Penally and makes his way to his final stop of the series on the West Highland Line, the most remote on his journey.
6:00pm
Spring Forward
S5 E1 - Hope's busy season arrives sooner than ever. A rehabber comes to visit Hope, and two patients from last year are finally released.
Additional Dates
Sun Aug 16, 5:00am
Sun Aug 16, 2:00pm
7:00pm
Islands
E3 - Head beneath the waves of Singapore's coast and islands to discover some of its aquatic animals, including the rare tiger tail seahore, the powerful pistol shrimp and the dog-faced water snake.
8:00pm
Peace and Quiet
S7 E13 - A new policeman in town discovers that Aidensfield is no rural retreat when an armed robbery puts lives in danger. Meanwhile, Greengrass comes to Blaketon's aid when he collapses and is rushed to hospital.
Additional Dates
Sun Sep 6, 3:00am
9:00pm
The Great And The Good
S2 E4 - A teenage girl is found dazed in a field with no recollection of what happened to her. But forensic evidence proves that she has been drugged and raped.
Additional Dates
Sun Aug 16, 12:00am
10:35pm
E5 - Bettany and Ben visit Sutton Hoo in Suffolk to investigate Britain's very own "Valley of the Kings".
Additional Dates
Sun Aug 16, 1:35am
11:00pm
Copenhagen
S2 E3 - It consistently tops livability surveys year after year - so is Copenhagen the ultimate life-sized city?
Additional Dates
Sun Aug 16, 2:00am
Mon Aug 17, 11:00pm
12:00am
The Great And The Good
S2 E4 - A teenage girl is found dazed in a field with no recollection of what happened to her. But forensic evidence proves that she has been drugged and raped.
1:35am
E5 - Bettany and Ben visit Sutton Hoo in Suffolk to investigate Britain's very own "Valley of the Kings".
2:00am
Copenhagen
S2 E3 - It consistently tops livability surveys year after year - so is Copenhagen the ultimate life-sized city?
Additional Dates
Mon Aug 17, 11:00pm
3:00am
Playing With Trains
S7 E10 - A fur factory is suffering from theft as the coats are being transported via the railway. Greengrass thinks he has found gold while using his metal detector.
4:00am
E3 - Anthony Morse explores a remote island called Jerajak - once known as Malaysia's Alcatraz. He then heads to the old town of Penang to uncover one of the region's largest British forts.
5:00am
Spring Forward
S5 E1 - Hope's busy season arrives sooner than ever. A rehabber comes to visit Hope, and two patients from last year are finally released.
Additional Dates
Sun Aug 16, 2:00pm
From 6am to 6pm weekdays and 6am to noon weekends, 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
Polar Bear
E1 - The town of Churchill deals with increasing bear attacks due to warming seas and a late freeze-up of the predator's hunting grounds.
1:00pm
Melting Land
E8 - Richard Tegner hitches a new and luxurious ride and sails west along a melting coast. Climate change is turning the Arctic green before our explorers' eyes and the consequences are frightening.
2:00pm
Spring Forward
S5 E1 - Hope's busy season arrives sooner than ever. A rehabber comes to visit Hope, and two patients from last year are finally released.
This New Year's Eve concert is conducted by Daniel Barenboim. He takes on the role of soloist in Mozart's Piano Concerto No. 26, and as well features other famous works such as Ravel's Bolero.
Additional Dates
Wed Aug 19, 3:00am
5:00pm
Stewart Island
S2 E3 - Neil Oliver uncovers the hidden history of a remarkable singer while historian Riria Hotere reveals the plan to breed "super kakapo" on the remote island of Whenua Hou.
6:00pm
Big Murderer on Campus
S2 E7 - As Murdoch investigates the seemingly perfect murder of a university professor, he realizes his relationship with Dr.Ogden has been seriously harmed.
7:00pm
The Caribbean: The Wild Side of Paradise
S1 E2 - Discover the Caribbean's secret wild side. From giant leatherback turtles to Dominica's volcanic heritage to stunning coral reefs, explore all these islands have to offer.
8:00pm
Arcadia
S3 E2 - When a young housewife dies, seemingly of the same mysterious tummy bug that has sickened half the police force, Morse's investigation leads him to an inner-city supermarket.
Additional Dates
Mon Aug 17, 12:00am
E4 - Ray visits Galloway, exploring the riches of the stunning coast of South West Scotland and the hidden treasures that live in Britain's largest forest park - including the rare and elusive pine marten.
Additional Dates
Mon Aug 17, 1:35am
10:00pm
The Missing
S1 E6 - Emily faces a difficult decision when Tony and Julien turn to her for help.
Additional Dates
Mon Aug 17, 2:00am
11:00pm
S2 E4 - The Lofoten Islands' stunning mountains, breathtaking fjords and spectacular northern lights have created a thriving tourism industry, but the locals have stayed true to their authentic lifestyle.
Additional Dates
Mon Aug 17, 3:00am
12:00am
Arcadia
S3 E2 - When a young housewife dies, seemingly of the same mysterious tummy bug that has sickened half the police force, Morse's investigation leads him to an inner-city supermarket.
E4 - Ray visits Galloway, exploring the riches of the stunning coast of South West Scotland and the hidden treasures that live in Britain's largest forest park - including the rare and elusive pine marten.
2:00am
The Missing
S1 E6 - Emily faces a difficult decision when Tony and Julien turn to her for help.
3:00am
S2 E4 - The Lofoten Islands' stunning mountains, breathtaking fjords and spectacular northern lights have created a thriving tourism industry, but the locals have stayed true to their authentic lifestyle.
4:00am
The Politician's Husband
E1 - Aiden Hoynes and Freya Gardner are the golden couple of British politics until Aiden resigns from cabinet in a failed leadership bid thwarted by his best friend.
Additional Dates
Fri Aug 21, 2:00am
Tue Aug 25, 2:00am
5:00am
Just Another Day
S5 E2 - A dark day descends on Hope for Wildlife. A rare owl appears ready for release - but will it fly?
Additional Dates
Wed Aug 19, 7:00pm
Thu Aug 20, 6:00pm
Sat Aug 22, 12:00pm
Sat Aug 22, 6:00pm
Sun Aug 23, 2:00pm
From 6am to 6pm weekdays and 6am to noon weekends, 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
Eastern Shore, New Brunswick
S1 E9 - From the warm waters of Baie de Chaleur, around Miscou Point and beyond, this aerial survey soars above incredible rock formations, peat farms, and some of the East Coast's most impressive sand dunes.
Additional Dates
Sat Aug 22, 1:00pm
7:00pm
King Cobra
E2 - Niall meets the king of venomous snakes and learns about India's reptile problems. Each year some 50,000 people die from snake bites.
Additional Dates
Tue Aug 18, 6:00pm
Thu Aug 20, 11:00pm
Sun Aug 23, 12:00pm
8:00pm
Hawke's Bay
S2 E4 - Neil Oliver tries a coastal sport like no other and encounters one of the world's great survivors at a haven for vulnerable species. Historian Riria Hotere checks out an innovative fishing method.
Additional Dates
Sun Aug 23, 5:00pm
Largely credited with the introduction of new-wave fashion to the mainstream, British design and punk icon Vivienne Westwood has been making her mark in the fashion world for over 40 years.
Additional Dates
Tue Aug 18, 12:00am
10:30pm
Cider With Rosie
S2 E4 - Joanna Trollope looks at how Laurie Lee blended fact and fiction in his elegy to a disappeared rural world.
Additional Dates
Tue Aug 18, 1:30am
11:00pm
Copenhagen
S2 E3 - It consistently tops livability surveys year after year - so is Copenhagen the ultimate life-sized city?