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 complex to the weird and wacky.
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.
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 ...
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.
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 ...
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.
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 Morning North is a weekday news and current affairs program hosted by Markus Schwabe.
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.
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.
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.
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 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 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.
Information Morning from CBC Moncton is your essential source of news, weather, traffic and stories from your community. Join Jonna weekday mornings.
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.
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.
CBC Radio's Labrador Morning keeps people informed about what's happening around them. Labradorians hear about it first on Labrador Morning.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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 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.
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: firstname.lastname@example.org. 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.
Alberta's cases of COVID-19 are well above the other provinces in Canada, and now the province is asking for help. In our 2nd half, we talk about disability and the lack of attention given to the issue in this election.
The province has implemented new restrictions - and a "restriction exemption program" - to help curb the spread of COVID-19. How will the new rules affect you?
On today's show: why the Premier and Chief Medical Officer of Health are apologizing to Albertans and why the province is once again under a state of emergency; what the Calgary Chamber of Commerce thinks about the province's new version of a vaccine passport and if it understands how it'll work; two former cabinet ministers take us inside the room…
With the release of the Smithsonian Anthology of Hip-Hop and Rap, former Def Jam Recordings president and Public Enemy co-founder Bill Stephney joins us to look back on hip hop's growth over the last 45 years. For the 25th anniversary of the first Big Shiny Tunes, freelance writer and musician Jesse Locke reflects on the popular Canadian compilatio…
AB Covid Reversal, GM Electric Car Recall, Finland Butterfly Wasp Study, Mars Moisture, Facebook/Instagram Toxic, Shoal Lake MB Water and more.
In our election series with the parties, the Davenport NDP candidate takes questions on the party platform, and the NDP vision for the post pandemic future.
Kingston Police continue to crack down on large parties in the university district. Chief Antje McNeely talks about what they're encountering and how they're responding: Tonight the City of Orillia is holding the Climate Future Virtual Open House hosted by Bob MacDonald of CBC Radio's Quirks and Quarks. Renee Recoskie tells us about what they're ho…
From the 905 Comedy Festival in Ajax Ontario, Kyle Brownrigg delivers a great comedy set AND an audition for Dyson and from the KW Festival, Juliana Rodrigues gets more than she bargained for on a spa day with her mom.
While Nova Scotia and other places adopt versions of a vaccine passport system, the UK recently flip-flopped on its plans to bring in a vaccine verification certificate. Dr. Peter Lin talks about that, and why having vaccine passports is not enough.
Eric Jonsson, a street navigator in Halifax, speaks about this week's eviction of some homeless people from a motel in Dartmouth. He also talks about the overall challenge of finding housing solutions for his clients. Janet Hazelton, president of the NS Nurses Union, talks about an event tomorrow called "Done Asking". And on the phone-in: How inclu…
The province's Child and Youth Advocate extends a lifeline to children and youth in distress. A long-term plan for youth suicide prevention and mental health services was revealed yesterday. Host Julia Wright speaks with Deputy Child and Youth Advocate, Christian Whalen about next steps
An acclaimed American poet with a life-long connection to Nova Scotia is the subject of a documentary premiering at the Atlantic International Film Festival. The film is called "Elizabeth Bishop and the Art of Losing." Host Jeff Douglas spoke with John D. Scott, the director of the documentary, about Bishop's connection to Nova Scotia.…
MUN president Vianne Timmons tells us why a student's posters were torn down.
A rocky riverbed with a trickle of water...that's what the Terra Nova River looks like. And it's the same story all over eastern and central Newfoundland. We speak with one advocate who says it's the lowest water level they've ever seen. Is it a one-off or a bigger trend due to climate change?
Artist Johnny Bandura has been painting to honour the children buried in unmarked graves at the site of the former Kamloops Residential School. We hear from him about his connection to the school and why he is doing this. For our new Help Wanted series exploring the difficulties of businesses finding employees, we hear from the owner of the Pizza D…
Eric Peterson, Martha Chaves and Miguel Rivas get quizzed by Gavin Crawford in this round that was cut for time.
Housing researchers and advocates say the only way out of our affordable housing crisis is to increase funding to non-profits who are ready to be landlords. Vanessa Blanch brings us the story of a group in Fredericton hoping to build a 96-unit tiny home community.
The candidates of Cape Breton-Canso share their vision for the riding... in our final excerpt from our All Candidates Forum held last week in Glace Bay. Mike Kelloway of the Liberals, Jana Reddick of the NDP and Fiona MacLeod of the Conservatives participated in the debate. Peoples Party of Canada candidate Brad Grandy was unable to attend.…
We ask ocean related questions of the one federal candidate from Bonavista-Burin-Trinity who agreed to an interview.The world of cold water, deep sea corals.How they live and why they are such important indicators for the health of the ocean...
Jane gets on the hay ride band wagon, and dives straight into a vat of cider as she surprisingly falls in love with fall.
We're back from our summer break to bring you the most exciting new podcast releases. But first, some news...Our former host Lindsay Michael has been away on maternity leave, and we're sad to say she has taken a job outside the CBC and won't be rejoining us. We've had so much fun with interim host Elamin Abdelmahmoud, but his time with us was only …
Marek McLeod shares his expectations from the the next Prime Minister on reconciliation. Marek is Ojibway and based in Sault Ste. Marie.
CBC's provincial affairs reporter Jacques Poitras takes a look at the race in Miramichi-Grand Lake.
Evan Balgord, executive director of the Canadian Anti-Hate Network, answers Cross Country Checkup callers' questions about extremism and Canadian politics.
Inspired by a story about his great-grandmother, the British writer's evocative new novel, which is longlisted for the 2021 Booker Prize, explores themes of belonging, oppression and the pursuit of freedom as it alternates between 1929 India and 1999 Britain.
Leylah Fernandez's impressive run at the U.S. Open; Canadian Muslims say the Islamophobia sparked by 9/11 still lingers; meet the doctors walking the streets of Hamilton offering COVID-19 vaccines to anyone who wants one; Paul Schrader is one of the most acclaimed filmmakers of the last half-century and there's a good chance you've never heard of h…
In this episode: a children's book created during the pandemic by a Victoria family, Ryan Dickie talks about the film In The Land of Dreamers that he co-directed, potter Elaine Brewer White and Matthew Parsons with another whirl around Wikipedia, this time starting with Fort Nelson.
On this week’s show: A special edition of The House co-produced with CBC’s West of Centre podcast looks at the federal election in Alberta, starting with the story of a former oil and gas worker on his effort to switch careers. Plus — three strategists discuss the province’s politics; an Edmonton NDP candidate on his party’s vision; two journalists…
Mona Awad on All's Well, Cadence Weapon on Franchise, Linden MacIntyre on The Winter Wives and more.
This week... a look at Laurentian University 2.0 after the school filed for creditor protection including an interview with President Robert Haché. We also look at the federal election campaign in northern Ontario, and we revisit an interview with a survivor from the attacks on 9-11 20 years ago.
Visiting ‘acid lakes’ in Ontario to investigate how they’re recovering from acid rain; Researchers take advantage of 'whale-palooza' gathering to study human-beluga interactions; Pesky bears complicate an investigation of a fast-moving glacier in northern BC; Researchers create aquariums inside wilderness lakes to safely study microplastic impacts.…
Dr. Brian Goldman visits a rural hospital in Clinton, Ontario that’s been dealing with a nurse shortage for a decade: a shortfall so acute it forced the hospital to close the ER on the Sunday of a busy holiday weekend.
Our digital tech both facilitates and mitigates waste in the garment industry. But can the technology that ramped up global fashion production also help us build a more sustainable fashion future?
Given the enormous costs of intoxication, why has the consumption of alcohol remained at the heart of social life? Author Edward Slingerland says it was essential to human evolution.