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Documents a five-year project at the Forbidden City in Beijing to restore the private garden that 18th-century Emperor Qianlong designed and had built for his retirement.
Narrated by Liev Schreiber, this documentary takes viewers inside the Fed and reveals the far-reaching impact of its policies, which led the global financial system to the brink of collapse in 2008.
3:00am
A Walk on the Wild Side
S3 E3 - Paul Murton embarks on a coast-to-coast journey across the northern Highlands, from the remote lighthouse at Tarbat Ness to the castle at Eilean Donan.
3:30am
A Bed for the Night
S3 E4 - Paul Murton travels from the shores of the Firth of Forth into the depths of rural Perthshire. Along the way, he spends time in a variety of accommodation, including a nomadic tent and a luxury hotel.
4:00am
Ice Sheets of Greenland
E1 - Bernice Notenboom gears up for an expedition across the Greenland ice sheet to explore how fast the ice sheet is melting, and what effect this could have on the global ocean currents.
Additional Dates
Fri Sep 7, 2:00am
5:00am
Speedy, Bruce Wayne and Mr. Gomez
E35 - We'll meet two police dogs in London that patrol the Square Mile bank district, and Bruce Wayne can locate bat colonies. Mr. Gomez, a lead dog of the Muttville Comix in New York.
5:30am
Ginny Donkey Therapist
S2 E31 - Ginny, a therapist donkey, gears up to impress her first-ever VIP client, and a sandwich delivery dog learns the ropes without devouring the product. Riley is a horse toy company's chairman.
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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
Iceberg Alley
E8 - George heads to the iceberg capital of the world - Newfoundland, Canada - for an up-close look at these frozen giants.
Additional Dates
Thu Aug 16, 11:00pm
Sat Aug 18, 2:00pm
Wed Oct 31, 6:00pm
This documentary highlights the unique history of the Great Depression in Vancouver and the influx of transient men that arrived with it. Archival material and interviews tell the story of these desperate times.
Additional Dates
Thu Aug 16, 11:30pm
Sat Aug 18, 2:30pm
S3 E3 - Now the richest city in the world, Doha was a small pearl fishing village just a few decades ago.
Additional Dates
Fri Aug 17, 6:00pm
Sat Aug 18, 3:00pm
Sun Aug 19, 11:05pm
Mon Aug 20, 3:05am
8:00pm
Escape to Costa Rica
E1 - Gaia Vince helps capture a rogue crocodile before travelling to the incredible Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve to scale giant trees and learn about the flora.
Additional Dates
Sat Aug 18, 5:00pm
9:00pm
The Blues
New
The Road to Memphis
E3 - Director Richard Pearce traces the legend of B.B. King as he pays tribute to the city that had the biggest impact on the blues scene, Memphis. Featuring B.B. King, Bobby Rush and Howlin' Wolf.
Additional Dates
Fri Aug 17, 12:00am
10:30pm
Space Suite II
A series of 10 short films that explore the infinite wonders of our universe and our interactions with the cosmos.
Additional Dates
Fri Aug 17, 1:30am
Sun Aug 26, 4:30pm
Sun Aug 26, 9:30pm
Mon Aug 27, 1:30am
Wed Aug 29, 4:30am
Tue Sep 18, 11:30pm
Wed Sep 19, 2:30am
Sun Oct 21, 4:35pm
Wed Oct 24, 4:35am
11:00pm
Iceberg Alley
E8 - George heads to the iceberg capital of the world - Newfoundland, Canada - for an up-close look at these frozen giants.
Additional Dates
Sat Aug 18, 2:00pm
Wed Oct 31, 6:00pm
This documentary highlights the unique history of the Great Depression in Vancouver and the influx of transient men that arrived with it. Archival material and interviews tell the story of these desperate times.
Additional Dates
Sat Aug 18, 2:30pm
12:00am
The Road to Memphis
E3 - Director Richard Pearce traces the legend of B.B. King as he pays tribute to the city that had the biggest impact on the blues scene, Memphis. Featuring B.B. King, Bobby Rush and Howlin' Wolf.
1:30am
Space Suite II
A series of 10 short films that explore the infinite wonders of our universe and our interactions with the cosmos.
Additional Dates
Sun Aug 26, 4:30pm
Sun Aug 26, 9:30pm
Mon Aug 27, 1:30am
Wed Aug 29, 4:30am
Tue Sep 18, 11:30pm
Wed Sep 19, 2:30am
Sun Oct 21, 4:35pm
Wed Oct 24, 4:35am
2:00am
London Underground
S11 E5 - Tension mounts as Ned and Sasha are forced to work together when the body of a film critic found in a sewer is thought to be linked to the 20-year-old murder of a concept artist.
Additional Dates
Sat Oct 13, 8:00pm
3:00am
Romans Ruined
S11 E6 - The team investigate the death of a personal trainer who belonged to a Roman re-enactment society.
Additional Dates
Sat Oct 20, 8:00pm
4:00am
South Western Australia
S2 E4 - Neil learns of the triumph and tragedy behind the construction of Fremantle Harbour. Emma heads to Cockburn Sound to explore the world's first submerged, large-scale wave energy conversion project.
Additional Dates
Mon Sep 3, 4:00am
5:00am
Elite, Valen and Tracker
E36 - Elite overcomes an abusive past and competes in agility contests, Valen is a retriever who helps children with disabilities, and Tracker is a beagle that sniffs out termites.
5:30am
Higgings Dog Detective
S2 E32 - In Phoenix, a springer spaniel is in training to become a detective, and Sausage the rat actor pours on the charm in London. Meet the tireless fowls and ferrets who conduct the dirtiest animal jobs.
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.
S3 E3 - Now the richest city in the world, Doha was a small pearl fishing village just a few decades ago.
Additional Dates
Sat Aug 18, 3:00pm
Sun Aug 19, 11:05pm
Mon Aug 20, 3:05am
7:00pm
Secret Paths to Hidden Treasure
S9 E2 - Ruth visits the sea cliffs of Devon, while Adam follows a secret underwater path off the Isle of Iona to discover rare green marble. On the island of Lundy, Mark unearths some historical treasures.
8:00pm
Call the Midwife
S2 E9 - Cynthia's rounds sees her administering daily insulin injections to man who consistently belittles his wife, while Jenny's work leads her to witness persecution of a different variety.
Additional Dates
Sat Aug 18, 12:00am
9:00pm
The Meaning of Death
S9 E3 - After Nikki's grandmother dies, she questions whether pathology is the right career for her. Meanwhile, the team investigates a case where a woman appears to have drowned in three inches of water.
Additional Dates
Sat Aug 18, 1:00am
S2 E3 - The staff faces overwhelming traffic from elderly patients suffering a range of medical issues. Doctors and nurses struggle with the conflicting issues of "living long" versus "living well".
12:00am
Call the Midwife
S2 E9 - Cynthia's rounds sees her administering daily insulin injections to man who consistently belittles his wife, while Jenny's work leads her to witness persecution of a different variety.
1:00am
The Meaning of Death
S9 E3 - After Nikki's grandmother dies, she questions whether pathology is the right career for her. Meanwhile, the team investigates a case where a woman appears to have drowned in three inches of water.
3:00am
Five Little Pigs
S9 E1 - Having just learned the truth about her parents, Lucy Crale hires Poirot to re-examine the 14-year-old murder case of her father.
5:00am
Peek, Canaan and Willi
E37 - We'll meet Peek, a dog that performs chores for his wheelchair-bound owner. Canaan is a caretaker of birds at an emu farm, and Willi patrols the subway station in Barcelona.
5:30am
Blaze Alpaca Security Guard
S2 E33 - A brave six-year-old alpaca is about to start his new job as a farmyard security guard. An injured albatross becomes an environmental spokesbird, and we'll meet the most political animals of all time.
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
Chunk the Seal
S8 E2 - Students from the Atlantic Veterinary College get a first-hand look at Hope's animal rehab facility and some hands-on experience in treating a harbor seal.
Additional Dates
Sat Aug 18, 6:00pm
12:30pm
A Taste of Freedom
E2 - Angelika struggles to tranquilize two yearling bears at the shelter so they can be released. Kim juggles bear care and a squirrely release.
Additional Dates
Sat Aug 18, 6:30pm
1:00pm
Water Everywhere...
S2 E7 - Alex and Tyler explore why one out of every five First Nations communities in Canada lacks access to safe drinking water.
1:30pm
S1 E2 - Point Pelee National Park boasts one of the largest concentrations of birds during spring and fall migration, making it a tourist attraction for thousands of visitors.
Additional Dates
Thu Sep 13, 5:00am
2:00pm
Iceberg Alley
E8 - George heads to the iceberg capital of the world - Newfoundland, Canada - for an up-close look at these frozen giants.
Additional Dates
Wed Oct 31, 6:00pm
This documentary highlights the unique history of the Great Depression in Vancouver and the influx of transient men that arrived with it. Archival material and interviews tell the story of these desperate times.
S3 E3 - Now the richest city in the world, Doha was a small pearl fishing village just a few decades ago.
Additional Dates
Sun Aug 19, 11:05pm
Mon Aug 20, 3:05am
This groundbreaking special goes undercover to expose the criminal network behind ivory's supply and demand.
5:00pm
Escape to Costa Rica
E1 - Gaia Vince helps capture a rogue crocodile before travelling to the incredible Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve to scale giant trees and learn about the flora.
6:00pm
Chunk the Seal
S8 E2 - Students from the Atlantic Veterinary College get a first-hand look at Hope's animal rehab facility and some hands-on experience in treating a harbor seal.
6:30pm
A Taste of Freedom
E2 - Angelika struggles to tranquilize two yearling bears at the shelter so they can be released. Kim juggles bear care and a squirrely release.
7:00pm
Enduring the Drought
E3 - As the young animals reach independence, feeding and fending for themselves, the adults turn to courtship to ensure that the next generation are born just as the good times arrive again.
8:00pm
My One and Only
S18 E21 - The murder of an insurance salesman produces some remarkable suspects, and Miller is surprised by a face from the past.
Additional Dates
Sun Aug 19, 3:00am
9:00pm
Harvest of Souls
S18 E6 - When the owner of an equestrian centre is trampled by his horse, Barnaby and Nelson must unravel a complex feud from the past.
Additional Dates
Sun Aug 19, 12:00am
10:30pm
Boggy Creek With Joe Fafard
S4 E45 - In this episode, sculptor Joe Fafard constructs a massive wolf figure made from logs found on his land. We accompany him to the National Gallery of Canada where his achievements are celebrated.
Additional Dates
Sun Aug 19, 1:30am
11:00pm
Saskatchewan Prairie
S3 E5 - Explore the frontier region of Saskatchewan, from the vast plateaus of Cypress Hills Provincial Park to the incredible undefended open prairie lining the 49th parallel.
Additional Dates
Sun Aug 19, 2:00am
Sun Aug 19, 2:00pm
12:00am
Harvest of Souls
S18 E6 - When the owner of an equestrian centre is trampled by his horse, Barnaby and Nelson must unravel a complex feud from the past.
1:30am
Boggy Creek With Joe Fafard
S4 E45 - In this episode, sculptor Joe Fafard constructs a massive wolf figure made from logs found on his land. We accompany him to the National Gallery of Canada where his achievements are celebrated.
2:00am
Saskatchewan Prairie
S3 E5 - Explore the frontier region of Saskatchewan, from the vast plateaus of Cypress Hills Provincial Park to the incredible undefended open prairie lining the 49th parallel.
Additional Dates
Sun Aug 19, 2:00pm
3:00am
My One and Only
S18 E21 - The murder of an insurance salesman produces some remarkable suspects, and Miller is surprised by a face from the past.
4:00am
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
Thu Oct 4, 3:00am
5:00am
Beau, Dar and Jumpin' Jack
E38 - Beau is in training to become a therapy dog for a seniors' residence, Dar works with the Texas department of Insurance, and Jack flies through the air in a Superman costume in half-time shows.
5:30am
Mocha Llama Golf Caddy
S2 E34 - An eight-month-old llama dreams of joining a team of golf caddies, and Casper the srpinger spaniel puts his nose to good use. Find out what blood-sucking leeches and a chicken's bottom have in common.
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.
Since 2004, a series of rare super-earthquakes has been sweeping the Pacific Rim. Clues show a giant quake off our west coast is imminent, and could be much worse than anyone has previously predicted.
Additional Dates
Sun Aug 19, 6:00pm
Mount Edziza is a complex of fifty volcanoes in northwestern BC with over eight million years of history erupting under glacial ice.
Additional Dates
Sun Sep 9, 6:00pm
2:00pm
Saskatchewan Prairie
S3 E5 - Explore the frontier region of Saskatchewan, from the vast plateaus of Cypress Hills Provincial Park to the incredible undefended open prairie lining the 49th parallel.
Soloists Annette Dasch and Thomas Quasthoff are accompanied by the Austro-Hungarian Haydn Orchestra in a performance of Haydn's great oratorio, held in the Esterhazy Palace in Eisenstadt, Austria.
Additional Dates
Wed Aug 22, 3:00am
5:00pm
All Roads Lead to Rome
E1 - Professor Mary Beard puts aside the stories of trading might and imperial power, to explore the world's first global metropolis as seen through the eyes of the ordinary Roman on the street.
Since 2004, a series of rare super-earthquakes has been sweeping the Pacific Rim. Clues show a giant quake off our west coast is imminent, and could be much worse than anyone has previously predicted.
Explorer Robert Ballard dives into the belly of the submerged Thera volcano to measure the force of the eruption that rocked Santorini. He then follows the trail of the blast.
Additional Dates
Sat Aug 25, 4:00pm
8:00pm
Trove
S2 E1 - A baffling suicide, an anguished father searching for his missing daughter and the robbery of Anglo Saxon treasures tax Morse's faltering intellect as he returns to Oxford City Police.
Additional Dates
Mon Aug 20, 12:00am
9:30pm
Get up close and personal with some of BC's floatplane pilots as they reveal their passion for these iconic coastal planes and share stories about the places where they fly.
Additional Dates
Mon Aug 20, 1:30am
Wed Aug 29, 7:30pm
Thu Aug 30, 6:30pm
Thu Aug 30, 11:30pm
Sat Sep 1, 2:30pm
10:00pm
Line of Duty
S2 E2 - Following the tragedy at the hospital, AC12's Fleming is planted undercover in Denton's Missing Persons Unit. But Lindsay in turn gathers compromising evidence against the anti-corruption team.
Additional Dates
Mon Aug 20, 2:00am
S3 E3 - Now the richest city in the world, Doha was a small pearl fishing village just a few decades ago.
Additional Dates
Mon Aug 20, 3:05am
12:00am
Trove
S2 E1 - A baffling suicide, an anguished father searching for his missing daughter and the robbery of Anglo Saxon treasures tax Morse's faltering intellect as he returns to Oxford City Police.
1:30am
Get up close and personal with some of BC's floatplane pilots as they reveal their passion for these iconic coastal planes and share stories about the places where they fly.
Additional Dates
Wed Aug 29, 7:30pm
Thu Aug 30, 6:30pm
Thu Aug 30, 11:30pm
Sat Sep 1, 2:30pm
2:00am
Line of Duty
S2 E2 - Following the tragedy at the hospital, AC12's Fleming is planted undercover in Denton's Missing Persons Unit. But Lindsay in turn gathers compromising evidence against the anti-corruption team.
S3 E3 - Now the richest city in the world, Doha was a small pearl fishing village just a few decades ago.
4:00am
South Australia
S2 E2 - Emma dives deep into the underwater caverns of the Limestone Coast. Neil examines new archaeological evidence of a wild fur trade on remote Kangaroo Island.
5:00am
Turbeaux, Killu and Ruby
E39 - We'll meet Turbeaux, a Mondio Ring sport champion. Killu is a sheep herder in the Spanish Pyrenees, and Ruby helps his owner promote "dog scootering" in Seattle.
5:30am
Frankie Politician Dog
S2 E35 - Frankie, the political lobbyist dog gears up for a meeting with a high-profile Costa Rican presidential candidate. Freddie Fox teaches horse lovers how his muscles and bones work.
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
Manitoba Lakes
S3 E6 - A journey along the Manitoba-US border's wide-open frontier, reveals incredible landscapes and stories of human migration.
Additional Dates
Sat Aug 25, 11:00pm
Sun Aug 26, 2:00am
Sun Aug 26, 2:00pm
7:00pm
Winter Is for the Birds
S8 E3 - A late-night rescue ends in tragedy. Back at the farm, a new team of volunteers arrive for training just as a snowy owl is brought in for treatment.
Additional Dates
Tue Aug 21, 6:00pm
Sat Aug 25, 12:00pm
Sat Aug 25, 6:00pm
7:30pm
Catch and Release
E3 - Tanja and Kim head out to release two yearling bears and watch how instinct takes over. Meanwhile, Angelika attempts to rescue three cubs whose mother was shot.
Additional Dates
Tue Aug 21, 6:30pm
Sat Aug 25, 12:30pm
Sat Aug 25, 6:30pm
8:00pm
Streetlife
E2 - Professor Mary Beard descends down into the city streets to discover the dirt, crime, and slum conditions in the world's first high-rise city.
Additional Dates
Sun Aug 26, 5:00pm
9:00pm
Inside Christie's: The World's Biggest Auction House
E1 - We lift the lid on a private world to reveal what it takes for Christie's to remain a market leader. From London to New York we meet the auction insiders to learn who is buying and selling and why?
Additional Dates
Tue Aug 21, 12:00am
S2 E4 - Summer hits the ER and the air conditioning is down. From a nail in a boot to an agonizing escharotomy following a severe burn, everybody is feeling the heat.
Additional Dates
Fri Aug 24, 11:00pm
The damage inflicted by Chile's 8.8 magnitude quake in 2010 was a wake-up call. Scientists and engineers head there to gather data about the devastation we could face when the "big one" finally comes.
Additional Dates
Sun Aug 26, 12:00pm
Sun Aug 26, 6:00pm
12:00am
Inside Christie's: The World's Biggest Auction House
E1 - We lift the lid on a private world to reveal what it takes for Christie's to remain a market leader. From London to New York we meet the auction insiders to learn who is buying and selling and why?
1:00am
Mask of Sanity Part 1
S6 E7 - The cold case team reinvestigates three murders, committed between 1979 and 1985, when the personal effects of all three victims are anonymously sent to one of the widows.
2:00am
Mask of Sanity Part 2
S6 E8 - Another murder has been committed and Boyd knows he must track down the killer before he strikes again.
3:00am
Joy of the Coast
S8 E3 - Nick heads to his beloved Western Isles in Scotland to attempt a long-coveted mountaineering challenge on the Isle of Skye, and Ruth indulges her passion for knitting in Polperro.
4:00am
Beachcomber Cottage
E3 - Monty goes in search of basking sharks with the help of a friend who flies a makeshift paraglider and spots them from the air.
5:00am
Annie, Casey and Sailor
E40 - We'll meet a basset hound that competes in agility trials, a pug that visits hospital patients, and a Border collie that supervises its offspring's training as a stable hand.
5:30am
Ellie Goshawk Camerawoman
S2 E36 - Ellie the goshawk usually works as a flying camerawoman but this time she's landed a starring role. A camel helps make soap from her own milk, and Animal News reports on a kitten survivor.
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
Winter Is for the Birds
S8 E3 - A late-night rescue ends in tragedy. Back at the farm, a new team of volunteers arrive for training just as a snowy owl is brought in for treatment.
Additional Dates
Sat Aug 25, 12:00pm
Sat Aug 25, 6:00pm
6:30pm
Catch and Release
E3 - Tanja and Kim head out to release two yearling bears and watch how instinct takes over. Meanwhile, Angelika attempts to rescue three cubs whose mother was shot.
Additional Dates
Sat Aug 25, 12:30pm
Sat Aug 25, 6:30pm
An exotic species of mountain Stone sheep, found only in the remote wilderness of northwestern BC, are providing scientists with a rare look at the influence of geology upon the genetics of a species.
Additional Dates
Wed Aug 22, 6:00pm
Wed Aug 22, 11:00pm
Sun Aug 26, 1:00pm
Sun Sep 16, 6:00pm
The Men Who Made Us Spend
E1 - Jacques Peretti reveals how product lifespan holds the key to our ever-churning consumerism.
John Lennon's transformation from musical artist to anti-war activist to iconic inspiration for peace, and the true story of why and how the U.S. government tried to silence him.
Additional Dates
Wed Aug 22, 12:00am
In 1914, a ship carrying 376 immigrants from British India was turned away by Canada at Vancouver. The consequences of the travels of the Komagata Maru were felt throughout the British Empire.
Additional Dates
Wed Aug 22, 2:00am
John Lennon's transformation from musical artist to anti-war activist to iconic inspiration for peace, and the true story of why and how the U.S. government tried to silence him.
In 1914, a ship carrying 376 immigrants from British India was turned away by Canada at Vancouver. The consequences of the travels of the Komagata Maru were felt throughout the British Empire.
Soloists Annette Dasch and Thomas Quasthoff are accompanied by the Austro-Hungarian Haydn Orchestra in a performance of Haydn's great oratorio, held in the Esterhazy Palace in Eisenstadt, Austria.
5:00am
Zelda, Azili and Amy
E41 - Amy is a guide dog for blind dogs, and Zelda is a bulldog that models for greeting cards, magnets and books. Azili is a guard dog that chases foxes, vultures and hawks.
5:30am
Layla Public Relations Sloth
S2 E37 - Layla the three-fingered sloth takes over the top job at a Costa Rican sanctuary. Meet the ravens at the Tower of London; the Fanimals concoct a foul menu to see if a pig could work as a food critic.
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.
An exotic species of mountain Stone sheep, found only in the remote wilderness of northwestern BC, are providing scientists with a rare look at the influence of geology upon the genetics of a species.
Additional Dates
Wed Aug 22, 11:00pm
Sun Aug 26, 1:00pm
Sun Sep 16, 6:00pm
7:00pm
The Unstoppable Force of Bangladesh
E9 - Ground zero for climate change, Bangladesh is at risk of being wiped off the map. Just a few feet above sea level, it's one of the wettest places on earth.
Additional Dates
Thu Aug 23, 6:00pm
Thu Aug 23, 11:00pm
Sat Aug 25, 2:00pm
After sinking during the gold rush more than 100 years ago, a steamship is re-discovered by a team of underwater archeologists in the great Canadian Yukon.
Additional Dates
Thu Aug 23, 6:30pm
Thu Aug 23, 11:30pm
Sat Aug 25, 2:30pm
Between 1405 and 1433, Zheng He led an armada on seven expeditions from China to kingdoms as far as India, the Middle East, and Africa. Now, the truth about Zheng He's story is being pieced together.
Additional Dates
Thu Aug 23, 12:00am
9:00pm
Traders: Millions by the Minute
E1 - Go behind the numbers with four traders and hear their unique perspectives on business, the stock market and life itself.
Additional Dates
Thu Aug 23, 1:00am
10:00pm
Traders: Millions by the Minute
E2 - Introducing the new breed of trader - the British men and women who play the financial markets from their kitchens and bedrooms. Discover how anyone with an Internet connection can play the market.
Additional Dates
Thu Aug 23, 2:00am
An exotic species of mountain Stone sheep, found only in the remote wilderness of northwestern BC, are providing scientists with a rare look at the influence of geology upon the genetics of a species.
Additional Dates
Sun Aug 26, 1:00pm
Sun Sep 16, 6:00pm