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.
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.
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!
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.
Day 6 is a news magazine show that delivers a surprising take on the week.
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 ...
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.
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.
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.
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 Shelagh Rogers travels the country, conversing with authors and readers of all kinds. A new episode every Saturday.
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.
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 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 Morning North is a weekday news and current affairs program hosted by Markus Schwabe.
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 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 Labrador Morning keeps people informed about what's happening around them. Labradorians hear about it first on Labrador Morning.
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 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.
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 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.
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.
Information Morning from CBC Moncton is your essential source of news, weather, traffic and stories from your community. Join Jonna weekday mornings.
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 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 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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
We look ahead to COP26 in Glasgow and find out what more ambitious targets could achieve for the planet and what climate change could mean for our health. We speak with climate scientist Kent Moore of the University of Toronto. Land of Many Shores is a collection of essays hoping to highlight often-neglected viewpoints. Today we hear about the expe…
As leaders from around the world prepare to travel to Glasgow for the United Nations Climate Change Conference, what does Canada need to do to meet its climate objectives? We discuss with Tzeporah Berman, the Program Director for Stand.Earth, and Kai Chan, a Professor at the Institute for Resource Environment and Sustainability at UBC.…
On today's show: a chat with Canada's newly appointed Minister of Natural Resources, Jonathan Wilkinson; as world leaders prepare for another climate summit, where does Alberta fit? Is hydrogen our key to a greener future? We hear opinions from two different energy experts; the Winter Olympics in Beijing China start in just 100 days. We hear how Te…
What can we expect from the COP26 climate conference? What would you like to see? Simon Dyer from the Pembina Institute joins us for the hour to take your calls
Emmy-winning actor Billy Porter talks about his new memoir, Unprotected, and his journey to finding healing. YouTuber Elle Mills shares a special playlist of songs dedicated to her hometown of Ottawa. Legendary songwriter Diane Warren discusses her debut album, Diane Warren: The Cave Sessions, Vol. 1, as well as some of her biggest hits.…
N. BC Chief's Emergency Drug OD, COP26 Youth Activist, Rare Penis Plant Blossoms, Haiti Gang Rules, Gyroscope Drummer and more.
Shortages in everything from petri dishes to truck drivers is costing jobs and raising prices. Sandra Pupatello, former Ontario Minister of Economic Development and Trade and co-chair of a new advocacy group called Reshoring Canada, says Canada needs to revamp its supply chains to make them more secure.…
A property owner from Toronto had his contractors clear-cut a portion of land to make space for a large cottage on Sugar Loaf Island in Lake Joseph in Muskoka. As a result the people involved could in this breach of are facing up to $320 thousand in fines. We have reaction to the situation from Phil Harding the Mayor of Muskoka Lakes; CBC producer …
Martha Chaves, Kris Siddiqi and Miguel Rivas get quizzed by Gavin Crawford in this round that was cut for time.
When scientists (and journalists) talk about the projected impacts of our greenhouse gas emissions on the planet they often reference the year 2100 — but is it far enough? Mainstreet's Alex Guye asked Christopher Lyon, a postdoctoral researcher at McGill University, and Ellen Smith, chair of Halifax Regional Municipality's youth advisory committee.…
The first vaccines for young children aged 5 to 11 in Canada could be approved in a matter of weeks. We ask vaccine researcher Dr. Karina Top about the safety and possible side effects of these vaccines.
65 year-old Andrea Saulnier went hiking in the White Rock Recreational Area in Hillsborough, NB, and got disoriented. Her cellphone was dying and it was getting dark. Dan McIntosh came and helped. We hear from firefighters on PEI who warn about nuisance fires this Halloween. And on the phone-in: Bob Bancroft takes your wildlife questions…
Karissa Donkin is a journalist with CBC's investigative unit. Tim Beatty's father died of a neurological illness in 2019. Steve Ellis's father has been identified as one of the cases.
We check back with the MMIWG prevention worker at the Jane Paul Centre in Sydney to find out how she's helping indigenous women living off reserve overcome barriers. Kennedy Marshall is the Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls Prevention Worker at the non-profit centre for indigenous women, she tells us of the resiliency and determinatio…
Later today, the province is expected to update the public on its investigation into the mystery neurological disease affecting some New Brunswickers. We get the latest from Karissa Donkin in the CBC's investigative unit.
Nurse Practitioners may have been left out of the Health Department's immediate plan to tackle the doctor shortage. But they say, they can still be part of the solution.
It's the SCARIEST thing to happen to our economy!
If scary movies have taught us anything it's that if you find an old book covered in occult symbols with Latin writing inside whatever you do, DON'T start reading it! But rules were made to be broken. So host Julia Wright opens the Officium Defunctorum, or the Office of the Dead book with NBM's archivist Nathan Gavin…
About his roles on Murdoch Mysteries, Coronation Street and Hudson & Rex.
Small Craft Harbours says repairs to the wharf in Torbay will have to wait; a look at the future of fisheries and oceans in the face of climate change.
Ideas with Nahlah Ayed is a deep-dive into contemporary thought and intellectual history. No topic is off-limits. In this episode, Dr. Anthony Fauci tells Ideas host Nahlah Ayed that he finds it "mind-boggling" that partisanship and skepticism of science continue to fuel the pandemic. More episodes of Ideas are available at smarturl.it/cbcideas…
Every year our Halloween Spooktacular rises up from the grave to offer you the best and scariest podcasts for the season. There's true stories, fiction, and some things in between. And if you're a bit of a self-proclaimed scaredy cat, we've got some supernatural stories that are more sweet than scary to give you a bit of relief. Featuring: Radio Re…
It's been three years since the federal government legalized cannabis for recreational use, making Canada the first G20 country to do so. Our question this week: Was legalizing cannabis a good idea? How has it affected your life?
Here is the first in her series on NXNW this season, all about death and dying and the conversations we need to have about the end of life.
The French writer and director talks to Eleanor Wachtel about her latest work, which centres on a couple, both filmmakers, who retreat to Faro island in the Baltic Sea to find inspiration in the place where the legendary Swedish director Ingmar Bergman shot his most celebrated films.
Cherie Dimaline on Hunting by Stars, Tessa McWatt on The Snow Line and Jordan Tannahill on The Listeners, and more.
On this week’s show: Guest host Laura Lynch offers a primer on the negotiations and deal-making expected at COP26, the UN climate summit kicking off in Glasgow next week. Plus — Denmark’s climate ambassador maps out his country’s efforts to transition away from fossil fuels and get other nations on board, and the Maldivian foreign minister and pres…
The fourth wave of the pandemic is crashing into Saskatchewan this week. We don't have room for all of our intensive care patients. And the province's chief medical health officer cried during an update this week. Adam Hunter covers politics for CBC Saskatchewan.Murray Mandryk writes a political column in the Regina Leader Post.…
New research shows the Vikings were in Newfoundland exactly 1000 years ago; Rocks from Chang'e 5 sample return mission reveal a younger side of the moon; Scientists have found a way to harden wood to make a knife that rivals steel; Streetlights — especially new LEDs — can drastically reduce caterpillar numbers; Milk may have been the fuel that enab…
A beginner's guide to the Metaverse; Jan Egeland on Afghanistan's humanitarian crisis; new season of podcast Stuff the British Stole examines colonialism one ill-gotten artifact at a time; how Islam became such an important feature of Dune; Black hockey player Bernie Saunders recounts his love of the game and how racism drove him away from it; and …
This week... we check in with two COVID-19 long haulers, a new charity in Sudbury helps feed homeless people, two Australian companies wage a bidding war for Noront Resources, West Nipissing municipal council deals with interpersonal conflict, the plan to deal with derelict buildings in Chaput Hughes, and some of the entries in our Halloween joke c…
"Now is the moment. Now is the time": a tribute to friends; Children's art exhibit at Royal Ontario Museum; weeping as strangers pass the finish line; seasonal work as a haunted house attendant.
A look at the impact of noise on our mental and physical well-being, and how to tackle it. And, how our brains create meaning from the sounds we hear.
The space race is back! But it’s not being run by NASA or Russia. Headlining new flights into the upper atmosphere are billionaires. Concordia’s Ted McCormick says there’s danger in leaving space exploration up to the richest among us. And Canadian video game designer Craig Adams releases a project about how to think about the future in a rapidly c…
From the record label Comedy Records, we feature Mark Debonis and John Cullen. Mark makes bowling a little grosser than it needs to be, and thinking of joining a spin class? Fine. But DO NOT talk to John Cullen about it.