356 Episode 356: Hurricanes and toxic waste, Netflix comedy overload, A.I. takes on Hollywood and more Sept. 22, 2017
When hurricanes hit toxic waste sites, Netflix comedy overload, 'Automate This!' A.I. takes on Hollywood, 'Alone: A Love Story', the pioneers who built Canada's first women's shelters and more.
355 Episode 355: Robot surgeons, surviving the eye of Irma, The Disaster Artist, a homegrown TB crisis and more Sept. 15, 2017
Robots in the operating room, inside the eye of Hurricane Irma, the man behind 'The Disaster Artist', Canada's northern tuberculosis crisis, an opera inspired by Fugazi and more.
354 Episode 354: Miami preps for Irma, automating your job, the safest NFL helmet, Che Guevara's brother and more Sept. 8, 2017
Miami readies for Hurricane Irma, 'Automate This:' How A.I. is changing jobs and politics, the safest NFL helmet yet, the family life of Che Guevara and John le Carré's new novel: Should you read it?
353 Episode 353: Hurricane Harvey, Ethereum vs. Bitcoin, techno-tourism in Detroit, The Outsiders at 50 and more Sept. 1, 2017
Unheeded warnings in Houston, ethereum vs. bitcoin, techno-tourism for Detroit, saving lives in Yemen and S.E. Hinton on The Outsiders at 50.
352 Episode 352: Pardoning Sheriff Joe, tossing Youppi!, sidelining Kaepernick, staying in Afghanistan and more Aug. 25, 2017
Episode 352: Pardoning Sheriff Joe | the weirdest Expos game ever, Colin Kaepernick gets sidelined, doubling down on Afghanistan's future, the Edinburgh Fringe's best gags, the secret apartments in New York City's public libraries and more.
351 Episode 351: The Rebel's rough week, eclipse science, air guitar champions, American dreams and more Aug. 18, 2017
A rough ride for Rebel Media, what we learn from an eclipse, competitive air guitar, accessing the American dream and a husband and wife who came to love each other more as wife and wife.
350 Episode 350: Media vs. North Korea, Netflix cash woes, B.C. wildfires, Norman Rockwell's grandson and more. Aug. 11, 2017
Why the headlines about the U.S. and North Korea may be overblown, why Netflix is still mired in debt, the case for letting backcountry wildfires burn, why Norman Rockwell's family is opposing a museum sale, the pop chart reign of "Despacito" and more.
Venezuela is in a state of economic and political crisis. But what is the international community, particularly Venezuela's neighbours in Latin America, doing to help mediate the crisis in that country?
349 Episode 349: Venezuelan crisis, Baroness von Sketch Show, horseshoe crabs at risk, Dylan Marron and more Aug. 4, 2017
What neighbouring countries can do to mediate the crisis in Venezuela, Baroness von Sketch Show breaks through in the U.S., why horseshoe crabs are at risk, Dylan Marron calls up his online haters, America's last true hermit and more.
348 Episode 348: The week in Trump, marketing friendly A.I., NASA does origami, Inuit photography and more. July 28, 2017
A tumultuous Week 27 in the Trump White House, the psychology behind our relationship with cute robots, why NASA is asking origami experts to help fold a giant space blanket, the museum of transology, an Inuit photography exhibit and more.
347 Episode 347: Cindy Blackstock seeks justice, Man vs. Beast, Steve Jobs opera, women's rights in Saudi and more July 21, 2017
Cindy Blackstock on the suicide crisis in Pikangikum and Ottawa's inaction, Michael Phelps races a shark, why Steve Jobs' life is perfect opera material, the fight for women's rights in Saudi Arabia and more.
346 Episode 346: Fighting wildfires with technology, #Pizzagate returns, Impeach- O-Meter, Game of Thrones and more July 14, 2017
Episode 346: An astrophysicist's plan to stop wildfires before they start, the Donald Trump Impeach-O-Meter, 'Game of Thrones is back, why energy companies just aren't that into Keystone XL, the return of the #Pizzagate trolls and more.
345 Episode 345: North Korea's top anchor returns, Baby Driver's best stunts, finding Amelia Earhart and more July 7, 2017
Episode 345: North Korea's top news anchor comes out of retirement, "Baby Driver" stunt driver shares secrets of the trade, researchers visit the island where Amelia Earhart is thought to have died, everything you need to know about Wimbledon and more.
344 Episode 344: Tomson Highway, the hidden site of Canada's first Parliament, top albums for Canada 150 and more June 30, 2017
Episode 344: Indigenous playwright and musician Tomson Highway, the site of Canada's first Parliament building, three musicians on the albums they think all Canadians should hear, sculptor Ruth Abernethy on casting Canadian icons in bronze and more.
343 Episode 343: the iPhone's secret history, Prince's legacy, sustainable weed farming and more June 23, 2017
The secret history of the iPhone, how "A League of Their Own" brought women to the forefront, breaking down the new Prince album, why it's important to farm weed sustainably, Ryan McMahon's guide to decolonization and more.
342 Episode 342: Shaming advertisers, Midnight Sun baseball, rebirth of the Concorde, 'Ear Hustle' and more June 16, 2017
Why shaming advertisers might backfire, the magic of Midnight Sun baseball, 'Ear Hustle' takes listeners inside San Quentin State Prison, Ryan McMahon's guide to decolonization, the rebirth of the Concorde, the ultimate summer reading giveaway and more.
341 Episode 341: Comey's testimony, 'Things Arab Men Say,' The Moth at 20, 'Come From Away' at the Tonys and more June 9, 2017
The fall-out from James Comey's testimony, a new Impeach-O-Meter reading, Ryan McMahon's guide to decolonizing Canada, The Moth celebrates 20 years, Come From Away writers gear up for the Tony Awards,'Things Arab Men Say' and more.
340 Episode 340: Amphetamines in Syria, Stanley Cup bassist, Noriega's pen pal, subversive board games and more June 2, 2017
How amphetamines are fuelling Syria's civil war, a Nashville musician who plays a Stanley Cup bass, Ryan McMahon's guide to decolonizing Canada pt. 2, Manuel Noriega's 10-year-old American pen pal, the subversive history of board games and more.
339 Episode 339: Manchester's resilient teens, Thunder Bay racism, Conservative Party crashers, reggaeton and more May 26, 2017
Teenage resilience after the Manchester attack, protecting Thunder Bay's Indigenous youth, Ryan McMahon on decolonizing Canada, Facebook wants to read your mind, 'party crashers' try to swing the Conservative leadership, reggaeton in western pop and more.
338 Episode 338: Breweries get creative, Trump Impeach-O-Meter, Canada in cartoons, minefield penguins and more May 19, 2017
Weird ingredients in your summer beers, the Day 6 Donald Trump Impeach-O- Meter, violence against journalists in Mexico, finding Canada in cartoons, penguins living in minefields and a role reversal for twentysomethings whose parents have Alzheimer's.