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Brent Butt shares his top Vancouver cultural spots

The 'Corner Gas Animated' star shares his favourite Italian restaurant and explains why local talent can have a hard time breaking through in Vancouver

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Scientists from new documentary ‘The Kingdom’ talk fungi and the fate of humanity

Full transcripts of conversations with Rob Dunn, Anne Madden, Gerry Wright and Karen Bartlett

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Brent Butt interview: ‘Corner Gas Animated’ star talks about his hit TV revival

Canadian comedian was careful to not do anything that would 'damage the legacy' of the original series

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Fascinating new doc explores fungi: our most powerful allies and potential foes

Canadian scientists Gerry Wright and Karen Bartlett on the power of fungi and how it may both help and harm humanity as global temperatures rise

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Fungi take centre stage in new doc, ‘The Kingdom: How Fungi Made Our World’

Biologists Rob Dunn and Anne Madden explain the secret world of fungi and how it dramatically effects our everyday lives from antibiotics to beer

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Robin Gill shares her top Vancouver cultural spots

The 'Global National Weekend' anchor reveals her favourite restaurants, wines, and what kind of art she collects at home.

Jully Black interview: ‘The next album is ready’

Canada's Queen of R&B is releasing a new record and readying Canada to read 'The Marrow Thieves'

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Looking back at 25 years of Air Farce on TV

Air Farce founding member Don Ferguson shares the behind-the-scenes story about how the troupe made the leap from radio to TV.

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Photo Gallery: Air Farce in pictures 1971-2017

A visual history of Canada's iconic comedy troupe Air Farce, which celebrates its 45th anniversary in 2018.

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Conor Woodman talks Hunting Nazi Treasure

History Canada's new series documents a real-life, present day search for stolen Nazi works of art.

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‘Air Farce’ looks to the past and present for Canada Day 150 laughs

Original cast member Don Ferguson looks back on the troupe's 44-year history: 'We didn't have a mission or a plan or a theory. We wanted to make ourselves laugh and find a way to share what we found funny with other people.'

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One-on-one with Global National anchor Dawna Friesen

The Winnipeg-born journalist talks candidly about sexism, news bloopers, and the fine line between family and work

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Can Bill Nye really save the world?

Research shows science programs mostly preach to the converted. How can these shows reach new audiences?

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What’s behind TV bingeing’s bad rap?

Don't listen to the headlines linking binge watching to depression and loneliness. It can be a positive experience

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Chris Brown named new CBC Moscow correspondent

Veteran Vancouver-based CBC reporter Chris Brown is being named the public broadcaster’s correspondent in their new Moscow Bureau. Brown will be teamed with field producer Corinne Seminoff and videographer Pascal Dumont. Jennifer McGuire, CBC News’ General Manager and Editor in Chief, said that the new bureau represents a “timely investment”. “In these anxious times, hardly […]

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Meet two people who invisibly influence the future of CBC

CBC union presidents Kam Rao and Jonathan Spence are presenting opinions from the public broadcaster's workers to decision makers