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.
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.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
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.
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.
Information Morning from CBC Moncton is your essential source of news, weather, traffic and stories from your community. Join Jonna weekday mornings.
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.
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 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 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 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.
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 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.
Kris Siddiqi, Alice Moran and Chris Sandiford get quizzed by Gavin Crawford in this round that was cut for time.
The U.S. is planning a diplomatic boycott of the Olympic Games in Beijing. We'll hear from former Canadian ambassador to China, Guy Saint-Jacques on whether Canada should follow suit; in our second half, Karen Tam Wu from the Pembina Institute addresses concerns around EV batteries.
On today's show: we speak with Calgary's transportation GM about raising the price of public transit and how to get more bums in seats while keeping transit users safe during another winter of the pandemic; why a Montreal playwright made a play about a World War One internment camp here in Alberta; how a daily drive to Foremost, Alberta led to Cana…
How have your travel plans changed with the emergence of another COVID-19 variant?
What's the least amount of effort you can put into the holidays and not be perceived as a Grinch?Host Jane Testar is going to find out.
Ethan Hawke discusses his role as the notorious American abolitionist John Brown in Showtime's The Good Lord Bird. Amy Millan of Stars talks about returning to the stage for the band's annual Christmas show. Award-winning pianist Lara Downes talks about her new label, Rising Sun Music, which showcases the work of overlooked or forgotten Black compo…
A lively debate inspired by 13 young Canadians, including 16-year-old Jacob Colatosti from Hamilton, who've launched a court challenge. Hear Jacob make his case along with Cheryl Milne, Executive Director of the David Asper Centre for Constitutional Rights at the University of Toronto.
A pair of new reports show how Ontario's opioid crisis disaproportionately affects First Nations. Chief Glen Hare told us about the causes, effects and impact.Build it now, junk it later. Cheap furniture is a problem for the environment but one global company is starting a program to buy back old items in good condition. We talk to Candice Batista,…
US Video Call Firing, Aung San Suu Kyi Sentence, Orca Cries Audio, More Rapid Tests Needed, Berlin Techno UN Status and more.
New Brunswickers had lots to say about the government's winter plan for COVID, not a lot of it positive. An expert who studies how folks react to public health policy speaks with guest host Rachel Cave about how governments can get the public on board.
Moira Brown, a senior scientist with the Canadian Whale Institute, brings us an update on Snowcone - a 16 year-old North Atlantic Right Whale - that has given birth to a calf. Josh McKinnon, a Black hockey player on PEI, talks about racism in the sport. On the phone-in: Holiday reading. And Chief Junior Gould talks about why his community is suppor…
Some people who run farmers markets are not happy with how much they have to pay for their Nova Scotia Power bills and it's gotten to the point that some are saying they'll have to shut their doors. Host Jeff Douglas spoke with Justin Cantafio, the executive director of the Farmers' Markets of Nova Scotia, to get some clarity on the situation.…
Shaun Mesheau is the mayor of Sackville.
A provincial rebate for tourism operators who close in the winter is hurting municipal coffers in Victoria County by as much as 140 thousand dollars. Leanne MacEachen is CAO for Victoria County. She says the Provincial policy that gives seasonal businesses a tax rebate, amounts to a disincentive, to extend the tourism season.…
She shoots, she scores! We hear about the growth of female minor hockey across the province from Tracey Hatcher of Hockey NL. More homicide cases with not enough experienced lawyers to take them on. CBC Investigates looks at issues facing provincial Crown attorneys. The CBC's Ariana Kelland joins us. Food insecurity has been a common issue during t…
Jay Colpitts is the director of Covid response for ASD-West. He updates us on cases in schools, and how he works with Public Health to stay on top of COVID in the school system.
After six years of helping sex workers in this province, Safe Harbour Outreach Project coordinator Heather Jarvis is moving on. We talk to Heather about how things have changed in those six years, and what work still needs to be done.
If you want your child to get vaccinated for COVID-19 at school -- you will have to be there too. The education minister says this vaccine is new, so it's treating it differently than other school vaccine programs. Host Stefani Langenegger talks with CBC Saskatchewan's provincial affairs reporter Adam Hunter and Leader Post columnist Murray Mandryk…
Toronto student glad her Rhodes Scholarship wasn't given "to the next person" after she missed 2am 'unknown number' call from Oxford University; Queen W. shops ask TTC to postpone construction until Jan.
Our culture columnist Tara Lynn Taylor tells us how Fisher Price cassette books inspired Halifax playwright Gillian Clark to turn her play 'Adventures' into an audio picture book. Plus, hear about the Halifax Gay Men's Chorus's sold out holiday show!
Notus Electronics explains how a device called the 'Echo' detects shrimp allowing harvesters to pinpoint rich fishing grounds; Port de Grave fishermen are busy stringing lights and putting up decorations on their boats.
More cases of the COVID-19 omicron variant are showing up in Canada. Meanwhile, the federal government and the U.S. have implemented certain travel restrictions to reduce the spread.Our question this week: Is it time to rethink your family holiday plans? Is it safe to travel?Dr. Lynora Saxinger, infectious diseases expert and physician, shares what…
David Sedaris, bestselling American humorist, covers the joys and aggravations of travel, litter, hedgehogs, family heartache and more in his second collection of diary entries, A Carnival of Snackery.
Lynn Crawford and Lora Kirk on Hearth & Home, Lexxicon on The Food and Cooking of the Caribbean and Tareq Hadhad on Peace By Chocolate, and more.
Over the course of the month of December, CBC is looking into the high cost of food. A recent Dalhousie University study pegged food inflation at 5% and the group, Vibrant Calgary, found families are spending roughly $220/month more this year over last. Budgets are tight so to examine how some folks are coping, Russell Bowers reached out to 3 Alber…
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…
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.
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…
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 .
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.…
From the Icebreakers Comedy Festival in Niagara-on-the-Lake, we shine our spotlight on comedian Rob Pue.
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…