Spark on CBC Radio One Nora Young helps you navigate your digital life by connecting you to fresh ideas in surprising ways.
CBC Radio's Quirks and Quarks covers the quirks of the expanding universe to the quarks within a single atom... and everything in between.
CBC Radio's Dr. Brian Goldman takes listeners through the swinging doors of hospitals and doctors' offices, behind the curtain where the gurney lies.
Take a trip around the world with CBC Radio's As It Happens. Hear from the people at the centre of the stories of the day — from the urgent to the utterly strange.
Because News is Canada's funniest news quiz. Host Gavin Crawford quizzes comedians and celebrities about the headlines.
The House is Canada's most popular political affairs show. Every Saturday the program takes you to Parliament Hill — and around the country — for in-depth coverage and analysis of the week’s major political news.
Tapestry is your guide through the messy business of being human. You’ll hear surprising conversations and rediscover your connection to something larger than yourself. Tapestry: your time to pause and go deep.
If a joke's worth telling, it's worth repeating. Comedy Factory host Jane Testar collects our favourite skits, commentaries and funny bits that appeared on CBC Radio over the past week. It's an assembly line of humour, safety-tested and priced to move!
Unscripted and honest radio debates. Ontario Today is never shy. The host, studio guests and callers dive right into the contentious issues of the day. CBC Radio One from 12 to 1 ET. Call-in 1-888-817-8995.
Day 6 is a news magazine show that delivers a surprising take on the week.
Ontario Morning tells you what's happening in your world — whether it's down the road or around the globe. Get the latest national and international news on World Report and local newscasts on the half-hour.
Information Morning Fredericton is your window on the community every weekday morning, from 5:55 to 8:37 on CBC Radio One, the news and stories of our lives in your city and around the province; keeping you informed and engaged.
Hosted by Leah-Simone Bowen, Podcast Playlist's podcast obsessed producers help you find the best podcasts out there. Each week we curate fresh, exciting and thoughtful stories to help you unearth new podcasts to add to your rotation. From true crime to comedy, from current affairs to audio fiction and everything in between. Each week we take you on a journey with lots of discoveries along the way.
Laugh Out Loud is your radio and web destination for Canadian comedy. From the famous to the newly found, you are guaranteed to laugh out loud. Every week, host Ali Hassan crosses the country and cruises the Web to bring you what's new and hot in Canadian comedy from stand-up to sketch to musical comedy and beyond.
Cross Country Checkup is Canada's only national phone-in show, broadcasting live from coast to coast to coast. Checkup is Canada's weekly town hall — a place for raw, honest perspectives on the most pressing issues of the week. For over 55 years, it's where Canadians gather to listen to each other every Sunday afternoon. Call us: 1-888-416-8333.
CBC Radio's Shelagh Rogers travels the country, conversing with authors and readers of all kinds. A new episode every Saturday.
CBC Radio's Morning North is a weekday news and current affairs program hosted by Markus Schwabe.
CBC Radio's Writers and Company offers an opportunity to explore in depth the lives, thoughts and works of remarkable writers from around the world. Hosted by Eleanor Wachtel.
If you're talking about it, so is Judy Aldous on Alberta's only province wide open line. From strong opinions, to thoughtful arguments, to stories worth repeating - you never know what you'll hear nex ...
Maritime Noon is a one-hour program devoted to delivering informative reports and interviews which explore issues that are of interest to Maritimers. Join host Bob Murphy weekdays from noon to 1 p.m.
The Eyeopener sets the agenda for the day, asking the questions that need to be answered and bringing compelling local stories to Calgarians
A vibrant blend of top news stories, local weather, traffic reports, comedy, local music, and interviews about politics, science and culture. Tune into Mainstreet on weekdays from 3 to 6 p.m. Add your voice by calling us at 1-888-686-MAIN (6246) or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Information Morning from CBC Moncton is your essential source of news, weather, traffic and stories from your community. Join Jonna weekday mornings.
CBC Radio's Information Morning Cape Breton helps listeners better understand and explore the challenges in our island's future, remember their past and celebrate their neighbours' accomplishments.
CBC Radio's Information Morning kick starts the day on mainland Nova Scotia with news, survival information, compelling stories and opinions from all perspectives in the province.
BC Today is where British Columbians connect on issues facing their lives and their community. Every week day at noon PT and 1pm MT, BC Today host Michelle Eliot delves into the top story for the province.
The Morning Edition is Regina’s #1 rated morning show. We connect you with the people, news, culture that make this city and province great. Join the conversation weekdays from 6:00 to 8:30am on CBC Radio One.
CBC Radio's Labrador Morning keeps people informed about what's happening around them. Labradorians hear about it first on Labrador Morning.
CBC Radio's Metro Morning keeps listeners informed about what's going on in Toronto and offers listeners an optimistic, sometimes humorous view of the world, together with the day's more serious news.
CBC Radio's On The Go has now been on the air for 50 years, bringing Newfoundlanders and Labradorians stories from every nook, cranny and cove in the province.
CBC Radio New Brunswick's Information Morning in Saint John brings you all the news and information you need to start your day. We'll get you connected to your community, your country and the world. Without us, you won't know what's going on.
The ocean is a part of daily life in Newfoundland and Labrador. Whether it’s fishing, tourism, shipping, research or culture, there are thousands of people whose lives have some connection to the sea. The Broadcast casts a wide net to explore the stories of people in coastal communities in Newfoundland and Labrador and around the world.
While you've been sleeping, the world has changed. The St. John’s Morning Show tells you how. We bring you the latest news, the stories that matter most, and the information you need.
CBC Radio host Margaret Gallagher meets creative people from all around the province. Hear about their passions and inspirations. You'll visit artists and in their studios, musicians and performers backstage, writers at their keyboards and chefs at the cooktop. There's great conversation and a lot of laughs too waiting for you every weekend on North by Northwest.
CBC News correspondents take you behind the scenes as they cover the biggest events around the world. Personal stories from our reporters who were there while the story was breaking.
The CBC's great Canadian book debate returns. Five prominent Canadians have each selected the one book that they believe all of Canada should read. After each day's debate, they will vote to eliminate one book, until only the winner remains.
From remote reserves to bustling big cities, join Urban Native Girl Lisa Charleyboy as she brings you to the surprising heart of the conversations important to Aboriginal youth.
CBC Radio listeners in Manitoba start their day off right with Information Radio. Join us for a variety of stories and items, including news, sports, traffic, business, comedy and more.
Leave the work week behind with Daybreak Alberta. A great mix of chat, great music and news, start your weekends right with Paul Karchut.
The Early Edition is Vancouver's connection to the latest breaking local news, interviews that cut through the spin, and community stories and personalities that surprise and delight.
Up-close and intimate performances by some of Canada’s best musicians, recorded live off the CBC studio floor.
Every episode of Promised Land brings a story of an escape that starts anywhere in the world, but always ends in Canada. In this 10-part series, host Natasha Fatah presents stories of dangerous getaways as described by the immigrants and refugees who endured them to get here.
On The Island is a lively and informative blend of news, reviews and interviews, designed to keep Victorians informed about the issues that matter to them.
Wiretap on CBC Radio, the unofficial podcast http://www.cbc.ca/wiretap Do you want Wiretap to be available in an official podcast form? Then write to the CBC and tell them. http://www.cbc.ca/podcasting/contactus.html Questions? Complaints? Please contact me: email@example.com. Grab all of the shows from http://www.supernintendochalmers.net/wiretap/
Four conversations about Brahms' Symphonies, with Pinchas Zukerman - Music Director of the NAC Orchestra - and CBC Radio 2 host Bill Richardson. Some musical illustrations will be played by violinist Pinchas Zukerman himself, and also by pianist Les Dala. Concert performances of the symphonies by Zukerman and NACO are also available for streaming at CBC Radio 2's Concerts on Demand.
Nine conversations about Beethoven's nine symphonies. Bramwell Tovey - Music Director of the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra - and CBC Radio 2's Bill Richardson consider these mighty works and talk about what makes them so powerful. Tovey illustrates passages on the piano. CBC Radio 2 will broadcast performances by Tovey and the VSO daily starting March 31 2008. The concerts are available for streaming at Concerts on Demand.
In 1985, police dropped a bomb in a Philadelphia neighbourhood. A family of radicals known as "MOVE" found themselves in the middle of a war on Black Liberation. Though the story is both tragic and remarkable, for many, it is also long forgotten. Matthew Amha is the host of CBC’s new podcast The Africas VS. America, and joins Leah to discuss how th…
Based in Johannesburg, South Africa, internationally acclaimed artist William Kentridge engages with politics and memory through a variety of forms – from charcoal drawings, animation and sculptures, to immersive videos, theatre and opera. His 2022 exhibition at London's Royal Academy was hailed as "enthralling," an "operatic epic," while Kentridge…
This week the federal government tabled a bill to delay the expansion of the medical assistance in dying (MAID) law until 2024. The expansion would allow Canadians who suffer solely from mental illness to be eligible. What's at stake for you?
Cherie Dimaline on her latest novel, VenCo, Pam Hall and Jerry Evans on their collaboration in chapter three of Towards an Encyclopedia of Local Knowledge and more.
MPs, gun control advocates and a gun range owner weigh in on a dramatic shift in the Liberals’ gun control policy, before Public Safety Minister Marco Mendicino sits down to talk about what might come next. B.C. Premier David Eby describes what he’d like to see in major health care negotiations starting next week. Plus — The House takes an in-depth…
The Super 8 hotel, the CLB Armoury, "Celebrity Sobeys." They're all pretty legendary spots in St. John's, and now all of these places are immortalized in song. We hear from the songwriter who's written these songs live in studio.
Ottawa is withdrawing amendments to its pending firearms law. Critics have called the amendments unfair to hunters and farmers. Next, Brian Minter is back for his regular gardening segment.
On today's show: are Canada's bail conditions for repeat violent offenders too lax? We hear from a criminal defence lawyer; why Calgary might be well positioned to become a hub for the emerging hydrogen economy; how a couple of "swamp farmers" from Vulcan are restoring Alberta's wetlands one native plant at a time.…
Our resident foodies, Phil Wilson and Carmen Cheng, join us for an hour of vigorous sandwich debate.
Saskatchewan may have needed help from the federal government to deal with COVID-19 infections back in 2021, but new documents released this week show that came as a surprise to the federal government. The health minister had turned down offers for help before putting in a formal request for assistance. We learn more about that and the friction bet…
Technology design and programming can often exclude communities of users — sometimes even those the technology is specifically designed to help. So how can technologists better meet the needs of all users?
A look at virtual medical appointments. The pendulum is swinging back to in-person visits. But some Canadians say virtual clinics are filling a huge and growing gap in our health care system.
First-time caller and avid CBC listener Andrea cleaned out the CBC Prize Vault winning all five of the available prizes on the Morning North Mystery Game. Have a listen and see if you could have done the same.
Should he stay or should he go? A spirited debate after a group of prominent Liberals invite the Green Party Leader to lead their party. Our guests are John Milloy, a former Liberal Cabinet Minister and a signatory to the Schreiner letter; and Liberal strategist Sharan Kaur.
For a century dolphins and fishers have been cooperating, and the benefits are now clearArctic foxes are tremendous travellersElephant graveyard shows Neanderthals were more cooperative than we thoughtAsteroid sample shows just what we need to deflect a surprise killer impactorA new book looks at the experiments that gave us the modern picture of m…
Sharjil Rasool, Kris Siddiqi, and Jan Caruana take the news quiz with host Gavin Crawford.
Benzos aren't covered by B.C.'s new decriminalization policy and critics say that's a problem; a comedian tells Marie Kondo to embrace life's messiness; how High River, Alberta became the backdrop to a celebrated episode of The Last of Us; why a TV report on bleak February still resonates; why a Grammy award for best songwriter is a big deal; and m…
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A report published Wednesday by The Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada looks at how systemic inequities impact heart and brain health. In particular, how these inequities affect women -- and place their lives at greater risk. Later... a spokesperson joins us on the show to discuss the findings. (0:38)We hear from the fire chief in Charlottetown …
We hear what the Village of Baddeck has done since the minister of municipal affairs issued two orders for the village to clean up its finances. The orders have expired and the minister is weighing his next move.
Hillary LeBlanc and Clinton Davis are the creators and hosts of the BlackLantic podcast.
Jeanne Armstrong spoke to Ingrid Harris about what you can do to keep your heat pump running in the frigid temperatures. Then she spoke to Scott Earle and Joan Kingston, two people involved in the new warming centre downtown.
The Next Great Save is a competition put on by the National Trust. Canadians vote to determine which of ten buildings deserves to be saved and the winning structure gets $50,000 for restoration. Hear the story behind Nova Scotia's only contender, an old Acadian wooden house in Meteghan.
The hardest part about starting any creative work, whether it's your memoirs or recording an album, is actually starting. Saint Johner Jeff Cook throws down an ambitious challenge to local musicians of all genres and skill levels.
We hear an update about Angel the horse on the Eastern Shore of NS. There had been a complaint that Angel's barn was not set back far enough from the water. But a local community council decided that Angel poses no risk and the mare can stay. We hear about a disability cookbook on PEI for people with intellectual disabilities. And on the phone-in: …
There is a new magazine online specifically created with Black Canadians in mind. It's called Black Maple, and it was created by Charmaine Nelson, the founding director of the Institute for the Study of Canadian Slavery, which lived at NSCAD University until last year.
From the Winnipeg Comedy Festival, Ryan Williams takes you through construction sites and football fields, and from the 905 Comedy Festival Chris Robinson navigates gossipy conversations with his grandmother.
They've somehow managed to escape the headlines... but residents in Mainland on the Port au Port Peninsula have stopped work on a wind turbine test site for more than two weeks. We find out why. (Anthony Germain with protesters Sheila Hinks and Zita Hinks)
The FFAW wants to halt plans to burn oil offshore; DFO's Karen Dwyer explains the sentinel fishery; More audience letters on NL's plans to expand open-net-pen aquaculture.
Blindsided by your own team - that’s what Liberal MPP Ted Hsu felt after learning senior members of his party sent a letter to Ontario Green Party Leader Mike Schreiner, inviting him to run for leadership....while he gets ready to enter the race himself.
Creator of fake TTC safety ads is serious about need for subway platform gates; Toronto physics student using AI to search for "engineered radio waves" -- ie: signals of extraterrestrial life.
We traded the "Fear of Missing Out" for a joy of staying in.But did that fear make life more interesting?
Psychology professor and Denmark native Marie Helweg-Larsen shares how Danish words can encourage better living by helping us settle, set boundaries, create community, and tune into shared moments.Sometimes we need more than words during really difficult periods of life. Katie Thornton shares the history of European funerary fashion — and how death…