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.
IDEAS is a deep-dive into contemporary thought and intellectual history. No topic is off-limits. In the age of clickbait and superficial headlines, it's for people who like to think.
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.
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 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 ...
CBC Radio's The Current is a meeting place of perspectives with a fresh take on issues that affect Canadians today.
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.
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!
The National's Rosemary Barton tackles the week's big political stories with Canada's leading political journalists, including Chantal Hébert and Andrew Coyne. A podcast that helps you understand the why behind the moves and decisions of your elected officials.
World Report is the first word on the day's top international and Canadian stories and reveals original work by CBC journalists. Join Nil Köksal weekdays and Marcia Young on the weekends on CBC Radio One.
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.
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.
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 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.
Cross Country Checkup is Canada's only weekly national open-line radio program. It is broadcast live across Canada every Sunday afternoon on CBC Radio One and SiriusXM, and streamed live on the Internet. Each week Canadians from coast to coast join in a lively discussion on an issue of national interest that affects their daily lives.
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.
CBC Radio’s The Sunday Magazine is a lively, wide-ranging mix of topical long-form conversations, engaging ideas and more. Each week, host Piya Chattopadhyay takes time for deep exploration, but also makes space for surprise, delight and fun.
High-stakes storytelling at its most artful and human — radio documentary on the next level. Stories lived, stories told.
The Debaters is the hit show where comedians go toe-to-toe in a battle of laughs and logic. Hosted by award-winning funnyman Steve Patterson, the program is a combustible combination of sharply crafted comedic rants and hilarious ad libs. The engaging format is part stand-up, part quiz show and part comedy competition, with the live audience picking the winners.
Every weekday afternoon, Power & Politics host Vassy Kapelos guides Canadians through the country's political news, with a regular cast of political panellists and the continuously unfolding drama of the Canadian political scene.
Day 6 is a news magazine show that delivers a surprising take on the week.
CBC Radio's Shelagh Rogers travels the country, conversing with authors and readers of all kinds. A new episode every Monday.
The Eyeopener sets the agenda for the day, asking the questions that need to be answered and bringing compelling local stories to Calgarians
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 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 arrest of Huawei executive Meng Wanzhou in Vancouver in December 2018 placed Canada in the middle of a global trade war. Stephen Quinn narrates a story of international intrigue set against a dramatic battle to dominate the economies of the future.
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 ...
Unreserved is the radio space for Indigenous community, culture, and conversation. Host Falen Johnson takes you straight into Indigenous Canada, from Halifax to Haida Gwaii, from Shamattawa to Ottawa, introducing listeners to the storytellers, culture makers and community shakers from across the country.
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.
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.
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.
Under the Influence gives listeners a rare backstage pass into the hallways, boardrooms and recording studios of the ad industry. Join host and adman Terry O’Reilly for fascinating (and humorous) stories that connect the dots between pop culture, marketing and human nature.
Cross Talk's daily phone-in connects listeners from across Newfoundland and Labrador - and beyond.
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.
Whether you live in Clarenville, Port Aux Basques, southern Labrador or any point in between...CBC Newfoundland Morning is for you. It's an upbeat, friendly start to your day. Bernice and Martin have the information you need, want and can't do without!
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.
CBC Radio's Labrador Morning keeps people informed about what's happening around them. Labradorians hear about it first on Labrador Morning.
Science fiction author David Barr Kirtley talks geek culture with guests such as Neil Gaiman (#253), George R. R. Martin (#22), Richard Dawkins (#46), Wil Wheaton (#398), Bill Nye (#273), Margaret Atwood (#94), Neil deGrasse Tyson (#32), and Ursula K. Le Guin (#65). Geek’s Guide to the Galaxy has appeared on recommended podcast lists from NPR, The Guardian, The A.V. Club, BBC America, CBC Radio, WVXU, io9, Omni, The Strand, Library Journal, and Popular Mechanics. CBC Radio writes, "You may n ...
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.
Curriculum advisers are recommending changes to K-4 material in social studies and fine arts. The proposed changes are being criticized by many education experts. What do the proposed changes tell you about the approach we may be taking with education in Alberta?
Country artist Mickey Guyton explains how racism hindered her country music career for over a decade. Singer-songwriter Jennifer Castle finds music in seasonal wonders on Monarch Season. Singer-songwriter Sam Roberts on his new album 'All of Us,' and reflects on his 20th anniversary of his solo debut album…
Big trouble is on the horizon for our schools if tens of millions in deferred maintenance isn't dealt with, according to New Brunswick's auditor general. Rob Fowler is head of the local district education council he speaks with host Julia Wright about the concerns he has with school infrastructure spending in this region.…
Comedian John Beuhler talks about the emotional pain of getting older. Lesson number one, stay away from young people! And we play a classic set from teacher Steve Brinder, recorder at Accent on Toronto in 2007.
On today's show: should Calgarians pay for residential parking permits?; Conservative MP Blake Richards talks about the standoff over his party's motion that could have triggered an election; we tell you about a new initiative to make access to mental health services easier for Calgarians; we remember James "The Amazing" Randi; we hear how hunting …
Open lines with Dr. Peter Juni, one of a trio of specialists leading Ontario's COVID-19 Science Advisory Table, a group of 35 experts advising the Premier and the Ministry of Health.
Curtains up! Neptune Theatre is reopening Friday after being closed since spring... with the help of a local filmmaker. The film Splinters will be show at the theatre.
University of British Columbia math professor Daniel Coombs and Fraser Health CEO Dr. Victoria Lee address the record high number of daily COVID-19 cases in B.C. Minter Country Garden Master Gardener Brian Minter answers your questions.
On today's show, Labrador is definitely rich in history and stories. We hear from a retired CBC journalist who got to report on those events and stories a few decades ago. The Nunatsiavut Government is having its first assembly in about six months, and it comes with a lot of concerns from some beneficiaries. We hear from the speaker of the assembly…
Jan Janssen,Simcoe County's Director of Child and Community Services, outlines how they will be expanding their program to accommodate those experiencing homelessness in local motels; Our Queen's Park reporter Mike Crawley talks about the provincial government's decision to attach two controversial pieces of legislation to an omnibus bill that was …
As the host of Snap Judgment and Spooked, Glynn Washington has made a career out of sharing other people’s personal stories. But Glynn himself has plenty of his own to draw from. He’s one of those people who has lived many lives all in one. He was a diplomat, an actor, a tax attorney and a nonprofit administrator before launching his career in audi…
Trouble finding a flu shot? Some supplies are running low but there is a plan for the community, and the region. David Arbeau is director of Primary Care in Fredericton for Horizon Health.
Former DFO conservation officer calling for the federal fisheries minister to lose her job over handling of the moderate livelihood fisheries. Phone-in about making happy memories.
Community historian Jim St. Clair has a story of an early migrant to Cape Breton haunted by a barking dog... a demonic black dog that pursued him across an ocean.
Pumpkin carver John Vickers is also the manager of The Historic Chatham Business District.
00m excerpts from federal ministers' news conference; 08m Chief Mike Sack talks to reporters; 12m Mainstreet Spinbusters Barbara Emodi, Chris Lydon & Michelle Coffin; 30m Indigenous governance expert Pam Palmater; 38m some listener emails; 41m West Nova MP Chris d'Entremont; 59m RCMP Commissioner Brenda Lucki; 64m reporter Blair Rhodes explains the…
WE Confidence Vote: Peter Julian, Covid Testing MPP, Nigeria Protests, Canadians in Hong Kong, Compton Guaranteed Income, Metallica Whiskey and more.
Is there a role model out there who could bribe people into taking COVID safety measures more seriously? Perhaps one with a belly that shakes...like a bowlful of jelly?Featuring This Hour Has 22 Minutes, Because News, The Debaters, and the conclusion of Peter Brown's Office Experience at Home.
OTG speaks with the Deputy Minister of Health & Social Development the Nunatsiavut Government
Senator Murray Sinclair takes your calls with guest host Ian Hanomansing.
The Pulitzer Prize-winner talked to Eleanor Wachtel about Memorial Drive, her memoir that engages with the trauma of her mother's murder by an abusive ex-husband. Warning: this interview includes details of violence.
On this week’s show: Pauktuutit Inuit Women of Canada president Rebecca Kudloo discusses Friday’s federal meeting on discrimination against Indigenous people in Canada’s health-care system. Conservative MP Chris d’Entremont examines the ongoing lobster fishery dispute in southwest Nova Scotia. Plus, a panel of MPs debate the opposition’s bid to con…
Editor Dane Swan and poet Charles C. Smith talk about the anthology Changing the Face of Canadian Literature, comedian Mark Critch recommends three books by Newfoundland writers, Catherine Hernandez shares what inspired her new novel Crosshairs and musician Leanne Dunic discusses what she's been reading.…
The coronavirus could be messing with your pain perception — and that could help it spread; A NASA probe with Canadian content will touch an asteroid next week; Which forest fires spew out the most CO2? It's the soil that matters, not the trees; Female moles are intersex — they have testicle-like tissue that helps them grow big and tough; Angry Wea…
It was a clean sweep for Jeff from Timmins on the Morning North Mystery Game. He picked up all of the five prizes available for grab in the Morning North vault. Could you have done the same? Have a listen and find out.
Karla Van Kessel died of complications caused by cervical cancer on Feb. 17. Until the day she died, the London, Ont. mother of two fought for improved measures to prevent cervical cancer. She spoke to White Coat, Black Art about her missed diagnosis more than a year ago, after the cancer returned for a second time. Her husband and sister join Dr. …
Can sex and religion co-exist peacefully? Elyse Ambrose thinks so. She’s working to bring healing to those who have been alienated by their faith’s views on LGBTQ issues.
This episode originally aired in June, 2020.Do you "trust the experts"? Or rather, in what circumstances do you trust the experts?In a complex world like ours, expertise is important, but specialization and hyper-focus can also get in the way of seeing the big picture.On the other hand, in rapidly evolving situations where the stakes are high and i…
The death of an Ottawa man prompts criticism of no-knock police raids, why the Carter Center is watching the upcoming U.S. election, how AI pollsters could improve political predictions, what a West Wing reunion means for voters, buying stock in the company behind K-pop band BTS, an impassioned defence of iceberg lettuce and more…
Layers of meaning in horror stories; Regrets, hopes of American who moved to Canada because of Trump; Autistic girl's father says York Region school changed her life.
Kim Convenience's Andrew Phung, Baroness von Sketch Show star Jennifer Whalen and stand-up comedian Martha Chaves get quizzed by host Gavin Crawford.