Are we alone in the universe? This is the question that burns in the mind of Mac Tonnies, whose fascination with the possibility of life on other planets drives his quest to believe. Follow Mac as he examines the work of SETI – the search for intelligent life in the universe, explores the notion of intelligence in the universe with a Vatican astronomer, and follows the progress of the Mars Polar mission. Have we already been visited by life from other planets? All options are on the celestial table as Mac prompts us to consider believing in Life From Other Planets!
Lark Rise to CandlefordWeekdays at 5pm ET/2pm PT starting Sept. 1 NETWORK PREMIERE: Set in an Oxfordshire hamlet and the wealthier, neighbouring market town, Lark Rise to Candleford is a vibrant adaptation of Flora Thompson's autobiographical novel set towards the end of the 19th century. The series chronicles the daily lives of farm workers, craftsmen, and gentry, observing the characters in loving, boisterous, and competing communities of families, rivals, friends, and neighbours. Starts Sept. 1. More...
Last Tango in HalifaxWednesdays at 10pm ET/7pm PT from Sept. 3
NETWORK PREMIERE: Childhood sweethearts Alan and Celia, both widowed and in their 70s, fall for each other all over again when they are reunited on the internet after nearly 60 years. As their lives collide for a second time, the couple lament over what might have been as they take us on a life-affirming journey of what can still happen. Their relationship is a celebratory tale of the power of love at any age. Starts Sept. 3. More...
Let's Talk TV: A Conversation with Canadians
The CRTC will hold a public hearing beginning September 8, 2014, in the National Capital Region, on the future of television. Join the conversation today. Tell the CRTC how we can make sure your TV system meets your current and future needs.