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.
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 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 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!
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.
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.
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.
The House is Canada's most popular political affairs show. Every Saturday host Chris Hall takes you to Parliament Hill — and around the country — for in-depth coverage and analysis of the week’s major political news.
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 ...
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.
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.
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 ...
CBC Radio's Shelagh Rogers travels the country, conversing with authors and readers of all kinds. A new episode every Saturday.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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 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.
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 email@example.com.
Information Morning from CBC Moncton is your essential source of news, weather, traffic and stories from your community. Join Jonna weekday mornings.
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.
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.
CBC Radio's Labrador Morning keeps people informed about what's happening around them. Labradorians hear about it first on Labrador Morning.
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 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.
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.
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 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.
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.
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.
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.
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 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.
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.
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.
On this week’s show: Public Safety Minister Marco Mendicino details new border restrictions and Peel Region’s medical officer of health Dr. Lawrence Loh discusses concerns about the omicron variant. Plus — two journalists break down the fast-tracking of the government’s bill banning conversion therapy, and The House offers an in-depth look at the l…
The Labrador West Status of Women Council just received significant funding from Rio Tinto in honour of the 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence. We speak with Michelene Gray, the Executive Director of the Labrador West Status of Women Council to learn about the funding and their plans for it. Have a teddy bear at home that needs some …
On today's show: Canada's new Environment Minister is in Calgary today for meetings about the country's tough new cap on oil and gas emissions. We speak with Steven Guilbeault; we talk other methods to slow drivers down besides photo radar; we speak with Calgary film director David Winning about the release of his 20th Christmas film, The Nine Kitt…
Chris Sandiford, Alice Moran and Kris Siddiqi get quizzed by host Gavin Crawford
Omicron: Transport Minister, BC 911 Operators, IKEA Sleepover, Yukon Midwives, Diagram Prize Winner, SOD Loudest Belch, Repeat Andrew O'Hagen Feature and more
This week, a look at the evolution of search engines - and whether alternatives to all-powerful Google may take hold, or at least force it to adapt to growing privacy concerns.
Our house band -- Jeff Rogers, Rebecca Noelle, Tyler Kealey and Ed Lister -- plays your Christmas requests as we celebrate the communities we serve as they support food banks across Ontario.
Every Friday, we play the Morning North Mystery Game, a quiz where one listener can win up to five prizes from the CBC prize vault. This week's contestant was Gordon from Sudbury. Play along and see how many prizes you could have won.
There are a lot of things about religion that don’t make much sense to the non-believer, like, potentially, dietary laws. Why would a supreme being care whether or not I eat … pork? And the believer would respond: It’s more meaningful than God inspecting what’s on your plate. Aymann Ismail on bringing your spirituality into the supermarket and tryi…
Recent Ontario arbitration decisions are mixed on mandatory work vaccination policies. Labour and employment lawyer Marc Rodrigue discussed.Canada has instituted a flight ban on several African nationss in an effort to stem the spread of the Omicron covid variant. Are these measures too little, too late? We talk to Epidemiologist Colin Furness.The …
Robots made from living cells have learned how to replicate themselves; Exposure to deep red light could help improve age-related vision declines; Solar wind and space dust may explain the presence of much of Earth’s water; Probing the mind-body connection to learn how the brain controls immune responses; Deaf researchers are bringing their unique …
How climate-induced storms are affecting healthcare access in rural parts of Canada .
Radiohead's Thom Yorke and artist Stanley Donwood talk about the band's new book and virtual exhibition, which dive into the symbiotic relationship between sound and art in the Radiohead universe. Our Q This music panellists, A. Harmony and Elamin Abdelmahmoud, discuss the New York Times's latest documentary, Malfunction: The Dressing Down of Janet…
How inequitable access to antibiotics fuels super bugs; China cracks down on #MeToo beyond Peng Shuai; Cheez-It crackers are 100 years old; the Raptors' Dalano Banton is Rexdale's hometown hero; Indigenous creators get a boost from TikTok's new accelerator program; Matthew Heineman's new documentary The First Wave and more.…
ECMA award-winning artist Reeny Smith is on the road with Matt Anderson as part of The Snowman's Ball tour. Plus she's just dropped a brand new Christmas single called Dear Santa. We chat with Reeny about her new tune and why she's grateful for her recent performances.
On Thursday, members of the African Nova Scotian community released a statement calling on Premier Tim Houston to include more Black representation in cabinet and health-care leadership. To understand the weight of the voice behind these calls, host Jeff Douglas spoke with Carolann Wright, the spokesperson for the group, Black Family Meeting.…
The Canadian Medical Association is sounding the alarm about big delays in surgeries and procedures as a result of the pandemic. A new report says more than a billion dollars is needed immediately to get things back on track. Dr. Ann Collins of the Canadian Medical Association explains.
We speak with a bartender in Moncton, Benjamin Gough, who earns minimum wage. He comments on the minimum wage going up by $2 in New Brunswick in 2022. The President of Hockey PEI, Al MacIsaac, comments on a recent incident of racism at a tournament on the Island. And on the phone-in, Your questions about insurance.…
The City of Saint John passed its general operating budget in November. Councillors Gary Sullivan and David Hickey take host Julia Wright through what this means for the average Saint Johner in the coming year.
Cape Breton Current Affairs correspondent Brittany Wentzell reports on the aftermath of last week's historic rainfall in Ingonish. She tells us more about how people in the community are faring as work continues to reconnect the Cabot Trail.
We hear about one man's dream to bring his old elementary school back from the dead.
E-COMM announces that starting this week, 9-1-1 operators will no longer stay on the line with callers while they're waiting to be connected with emergency services. We'll hear from CEO Oliver Grüter-Andrew; in our second half, we're talking about the annual International Day of Persons with Disabilities with Cathy Browne, the co-chair of CBC's abi…
Photo radar vehicles have been a constant sight on Alberta roads for decades, but the rules are changing, as announced by the province this week. Do you think photo radar is working in Alberta? Listeners and guests weigh in.
From the Icebreakers Comedy Festival in Niagara-on-the-Lake, we shine our spotlight on comedian Rob Pue.
JB Vanier is the director of "The 39 Steps" from Moncton-based Roundhouse Productions. Charlie Rhindress is the writer and director of Live Bait Theatre's "Grandma's Coming Out For Christmas"
Tuna researcher Alex Hanke explains what can be learned from sampling Atlantic bluefin tuna tissue and otaliths.
Is there a logic behind the naming of the variants?Do you have to be a scientist to understand it?
If you’re gathering for the holidays this year, will you be busting out the Monopoly board? Did your Animal Crossing island or playing Dungeons & Dragons on Zoom help you get through pandemic lockdowns? Even if you’re not an avid gamer, you probably have lots of memories attached to games. This episode we’re recommending podcasts about all kinds of…
Epidemiologist Dr. Fahad Razak explains why he thinks travel restrictions are a good thing in light of the new Omicron COVID-19 variant; Jenn Beagan, an assistant coach with the women's junior national field hockey team, talks about what it's like being stranded in South Africa due to the Canadian government's new travel restrictions; Infectious di…
Ragmaw Design House CEO, Megan Jackman, offers her employees a four day work week.CoLab Software CEO, Adam Keating, speaks about creative ways of attracting and retaining employees.
The Ontario government announced Friday that cases of the new coronavirus omicron variant have been detected in Ottawa. Dr. Prabhat Jha, professor of global health at the University of Toronto and an epidemiologist at St. Michael's Hospital in Toronto, answers Cross Country Checkup callers’ questions about the variant.And, Stephanie Nolen, global h…
Roy Jacobsen, one of Norway's most celebrated contemporary writers, talks about his novel The Unseen, the first in a series that follows a strong young woman's coming-of-age on a remote island through times of war and loss.
Suzanne Simard on Finding the Mother Tree, Daniel Heath Justice on Raccoonand George Murray on Problematica, and more.
Bright Nights in Stanley Park returns today to spread festive joy and raise funds for the B.C. Professional Fire Fighters' Burn Fund. We speak to the event's co-chair on what to expect this year.
It was a big week for younger children in our province. Those aged five to 11 are finally eligible to get vaccinated. Leader Post columnist Murray Mandryk and CBC Saskatchewan provincial affairs reporter Adam Hunter join host Stefani Langenegger in this week's political panel.