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  • Rebellion

    The Nature of Things Rebellion

    Sparked by activist Greta Thunberg in Sweden and exploding around the world, the global climate protests have been some of the largest demonstrations in hist...

    Added on April 20, 2021

  • The Legend of Nanabozho

    CBC Radio One The Legend of Nanabozho

    A beautiful woman is pushed off the moon and falls into a lake on Earth. There, people greet her, build her a wigwam, and seek out her advice. This is the st...

    Added on April 16, 2021

  • Open for Business

    The National Open for Business

    A look at the Free Trade agreement on the eve of its 10th anniversary. How was the 1988 deal put together, what did Canada get and what did we give up? This ...

    Added on April 15, 2021

  • Kids vs. Screens

    The Nature of Things Kids vs. Screens

    Babies can scroll before they can crawl. Many kids can’t read a map, but they can navigate an iPad. But how are screens affecting children's development, lea...

    Added on April 13, 2021

  • Cultural Appropriation vs. Cultural Appreciation

    Unreserved Cultural Appropriation vs. Cultural Appreciation

    It's almost Halloween, have you picked a costume yet? It seems like every year certain costumes get everyone talking, so with that in mind, here's how we can...

    Added on March 29, 2021

  • The Truth About Improving Your Mental Health

    The Truth About... The Truth About Improving Your Mental Health

    Clinical psychologist Professor Tanya Byron teams up with former England footballer Alex Scott, who has suffered from depression, to discover how the latest ...

    Added on March 29, 2021

  • Louis Theroux: Drinking to Oblivion

    Louis Theroux Louis Theroux: Drinking to Oblivion

    At a time when alcohol-related deaths are on the rise, Louis investigates the problem of alcoholism. Heading for Europe’s largest liver transplant centre, Ki...

    Added on March 25, 2021

  • Inside My Mind

    BBC Documentaries Inside My Mind

    Anxiety, a small bout of depression or an obsessional thought – all of us can have these feelings at some time, but what if these persist and take over our l...

    Added on March 25, 2021

  • Being a bully: Ariana's story

    When I Worry About Things Being a bully: Ariana's story

    This clip uses the real first-person testimony from Ariana, a young Albanian girl whose family valued boys higher than girls, to create an intimate and direc...

    Added on March 24, 2021

  • How computers have changed

    BBC Bitesize How computers have changed

    Computers are everywhere today and they can do things very fast. In the past they were much slower and much bigger. Computers have changed a lot over time. T...

    Added on March 23, 2021

Featured Collections

  • Fighting Racism and Discrimination

    Fighting Racism and Discrimination

    This collection looks at the fight against discrimination and racism in Canada. It includes examples of ongoing efforts across the country to remove barriers...

  • Reduce, Reuse and Rethink

    Reduce, Reuse and Rethink

    Rethinking the way you recycle is the focus of our Reduce, Reuse and Rethink collection. It explores why Canadian communities are at a turning point when it ...

  • Beyond 94: Truth and Reconciliation in Canada

    Beyond 94: Truth and Reconciliation in Canada

    Winner of the Human Rights Reporting award from the Canadian Association of Journalists / Journalists for Human Rights, cbc.ca/beyond94 is an immersive ...

  • Forest of Reading 2020

    Forest of Reading 2020

    Congratulations to all the Forest of Reading award winners and nominees! On June 16, CBC Books hosted an online awards ceremony for the Forest of Reading 202...

  • Wild Canada

    Wild Canada

    From the filmmakers of the acclaimed series Human Planet and Planet Earth comes WILD CANADA, an epic four-part series presented by T...

  • The COVID-19 Pandemic in Canada

    The COVID-19 Pandemic in Canada

    In 2020, the coronavirus, or COVID-19, swept the world. The virus started in Wuhan, China and spread rapidly around the world. On March 12, the World Health ...

  • Studio K from Home

    Studio K from Home

    In this series of Studio K shorts, Gary the Unicorn, Mr. Orlando and Tony play indoor games and share tips on how kids can have fun at home and do their part...

  • Gumboot Kids Home Study

    Gumboot Kids Home Study

    Find out why families are loving the Gumboot Kids home study worksheets. Mindfully explore nature and record your observations with step-by-step learning pro...

  • Canada Reads 2021

    Canada Reads 2021

    The year 2020 was a year like no other. With the 2021 Canada Reads debates about to begin — and celebrating their 20th year! — we are reminded that books can...

  • The Secret Path

    The Secret Path

    At the centre of this collection is Gord Downie's The Secret Path, an emotional animated film following the last days of Chanie Wenjack as he tried to e...

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