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.
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.
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.
CBC Radio's Dr. Brian Goldman takes listeners through the swinging doors of hospitals and doctors' offices, behind the curtain where the gurney lies.
CBC Radio's The House takes you behind the scenes in the world of Canadian politics. Parliament may take a summer recess but the business of national politics never stops; nor does The House.
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!
CBC Radio's Laugh out Loud is Canada's home for comedy. Every week the show features the best and funniest comics in the business. Recorded at festivals and comedy clubs across the country, LOL is the ...
Get ready to meet the artists you're talking about, and the ones you'll soon love. Whatever you're into — be it music, TV, film, visual art, theatre or comedy — q is there. Expect deep insight, and big surprises. Because on q, arts and entertainment get personal.
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.
Fresh, new, provocative programs from the digital realm. Radio One's Podcast Playlist kicks it off on terrestrial with a sampling of some of the most intriguing of what the internet has to offer.
Day 6 is a news magazine show that delivers a surprising take on the week.
Because News is Canada's funniest news quiz. Host Gavin Crawford quizzes comedians and celebrities about the headlines. Subscribe to get Members Only bonus episodes every Wednesday.
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 ...
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.
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.
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.
CBC Radio's Morning North is a weekday news and current affairs program hosted by Markus Schwabe.
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.
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.
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.
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.
The Eyeopener sets the agenda for the day, asking the questions that need to be answered and bringing compelling local stories to Calgarians
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.
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.
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.
Information Morning from CBC Moncton is your essential source of news, weather, traffic and stories from your community. Join Jonna weekday mornings.
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.
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.
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 host Sheryl MacKay 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 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.
Daybreak Alberta connects the province through music, chat and weekend culture. From the arts to the news, retail therapy to health tips, music to chat, leave the workweek behind.
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.
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.
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.
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/
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.
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.
It launched in June 2005 as one of the world's first music podcasts and has been called ‘Canada’s top podcast’ by Spin Magazine and ‘Canada’s most important podcast’ by Exclaim! magazine. This one-hour show features the best in new Canadian rock, pop, hip-hop, singer-songwriters, alt-country, and electronica. If you're looking for a source of amazing new music, look no further.
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.
Tensions in some families have increased as the COVID vaccine rollout has reached younger children. Psychologist Sara Dimerman joins us to talk about navigating different perspectives when it comes to vaccinating kids. Finding groundwater in your home is not a pleasant situation to deal with, but that's the reality for some families in Happy Valley…
Starting today, the province of B.C. will no longer accept paper cards as proof of vaccination, only QR codes. We'll hear from two experts on that. In our 2nd half, B.C. is expected to make an announcement regarding mental health and wellness support for residential school survivors, their families and communities. We get reaction from Regional Chi…
On today's show: an update on the COVID-19 situation in Lethbridge with the medical lead for the ICU at Chinook Regional Hospital; we tell you about a nightmare property in the southeast and how it reveals a complicated and dysfunctional system for dealing with these situations; almost three years after China arrested two Canadian men, including Mi…
Helen Zaltzman is an OG podcaster -- she's been in the game since 2007. On her podcast The Allusionist, she explores the origins of words, and how people use them every day. On her quest to better make sense of language, Helen has battled typo demons, explored the linguistic roots of medieval werewolves, and taken a deep dive into Dothraki -- the f…
Ed Lawrence gives his best gardening advice on everything from passion flowers to poison ivy, and on how to properly winter a variety of outdoor plants.
Veteran rocker Billy Idol discusses his new EP, The Roadside, which revisits a near-fatal motorcycle accident he spent decades trying to forget. Singer-songwriter Rodney Crowell talks about his latest album, Triage, and how his creative approach has changed since he first emerged on the country music scene in the early '70s. Director, playwright an…
Residents and workers in long-term care homes were among the hardest hit at the outset of the pandemic. Are we now better prepared to protect them as another winter approaches? Globe and Mail health reporter Carly Weeks discusses the situation; Researchers at the University of Guelph found that 8 in 10 preschoolers taking part in their study ate to…
A watershed moment. We get an update on plans for the first-ever indigenous owned and operated water utility in the country, right here in Atlantic Canada. Carl Yates is the interim CEO of the Atlantic First Nations Water Authority.
When a Bridgewater resident decided to rescue the town's feral domesticated bunnies, not everyone was pleased. Some residents of the town's notorious 'Bunny Street' didn't want to see their bushy-tailed friends go. Host Jeff Douglas spoke with the CBC's Emma Smith about how the great bunny debacle went down in Bridgewater.…
More and more schools are sending out COVID-19 exposure notices to parents. For Stacey Rudderham, it's a realization of her worst fears. She's a parent and co-chair of Nova Scotia Parents for Public Education, a group trying to corroborate the number of cases in schools.
Chris Majka who lives in the south end of Halifax describes the chaos over the weekend when a massive street party erupted in his neighbourhood. We hear concerns about service interruptions at Hôtel-Dieu Saint-Joseph hospital in Saint Quentin, NB. And on the phone-in: Silvia Jay shares tips on dog behaviours.…
This fall, hunters in New Brunswick are being asked to send in a tooth for every bear or moose they harvest. We talk to biologist Dwayne Sabine about this research project, and what teeth will tell them about our wildlife.
Switched at the ballot box. Ahead, another municipal election mystery in Mount Pearl. This time, the case of a tampered ballot.
After more than 1,000 days in custody in China, Michael Kovrig and Michael Spavor have returned to Canada following a B.C. court's decision to drop the extradition case against Huawei executive Meng Wanzhou.Colin Robertson, a former Canadian diplomat and now vice-president of the Canadian Global Affairs Institute, answers callers' questions about t…
M. Leona Godin is a writer and performer who is blind. In her new book There Plant Eyes: A Personal and Cultural History of Blindness, she examines the theme of sight and sightlessness in great works from the Greek tragedy Oedipus Rex, to Shakespeare’s King Lear, to Charlotte Bronte’s Jane Eyre. Godin talks to Eleanor about how the actual experienc…
On this week’s show: two former diplomats and an expert on Canada-China relations discuss the release of Michael Kovrig and Michael Spavor from prison in China. Plus, CBC reporters on how the major party leaders are faring post-election; strategists dissect the campaigns and what lies ahead for Parliament; and, in a podcast extra, a former provinci…
Katherena Vermette on The Strangers, Tegan Quin on why she's reading Ottessa Moshfegh's My Year of Rest and Relaxation and Brian Francis on Missed Connections, and more.
Dispatches by two healthcare professionals from the front lines of Alberta’s 4th wave of COVID19: Dr. Raiyan Chowdhury and nurse Michael Gaerlan.
Premier Scott Moe says the Prime Minister could be doing more to help people in this province get vaccinated. Is that a fair criticism? Or more politics in the wake of the federal election? CBC Saskatchewan provincial affairs reporter Adam Hunter and Leader Post columnist Murray Mandryk weigh in on this week's political panel.…
What are your favourite "hidden gem" restaurants in the province?
John from North Bay joined us for the Morning North Mystery Game this week. He did manage to win a couple of prizes but had a tough time with some of the questions. Play along and see if you would have had better luck.
Meng Deal, Afghanistan Taliban at UN, Canadian NCAA Football Woman, Suriname VP Football, AB NHL Games Capacity, Tarantula Migration and more.
Ancient Jordanian town destroyed by a meteor blast may have inspired Biblical stories, scientists say; Animals are shapeshifting in response to climate warming, and it could be costing them; Tiny flying microchips inspired by maple seeds could help monitor the environment; An inside scoop on how COVID vaccines are being tested on kids; Widespread v…
An Alberta Reddit moderator says the pandemic has brought a wave of online misinformation at the worst possible time; internet sleuths are driving attention to the Gabby Petito case, for good and bad; Thomas King's new graphic novel explores Indigenous nationhood; legendary drummer Chris Frantz on keeping the beat for Talking Heads; and more.…
J.B. MacKinnon has travelled the world to try and discover what might be inconceivable to many – what if, one day, the world stops shopping? Thad Russell’s parents built an off grid home, but their plan to live a more modest life wasn’t as nearly simple as they hoped.
A Spark look into the deep future. What will our homes look like, feel like, and where will they be located several decades from now?
Candy Palmater, Ajahnis Charley and Kris Siddiqi get quizzed by host Gavin Crawford
GTA woman remembers her brother who dropped his studies in physics to become a journalist in Eritrea at grave personal peril; also interviews on Toronto visual arts and ballet.
With rising COVID cases and hospitalizations host Julia Wright asks immunologist Rod Russell about how a vaccinated person should change their behaviors. We hear which activities he thinks are risky and which are fairly safe.
John Wishart is CEO of the Chamber of Commerce for Greater Moncton
Work on the water creates lots of work off the water too.We take you to the Green Bay Marine Centre, where the activity is non-stop.And, we hear about A. Harvey and Company, a business that's been around since 1865.
Comedian Mike Rita connects with a multi-cultural audience about some pretty painful and hilarious childhood memories...and from the Cottage Country Comedy Festival, Nigel Grinstead pulls back the curtain on small town living.
Darrell Wade, CEO NL Chiropractic Association, provides some guidelines to avoid children being injured.
Anyone else having political Deja Vu?Jane tries to navigate non-linear time.