Canadian Broadcasting Corporation

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CBC/Radio-Canada is Canada's national public broadcaster and one of its largest cultural institutions. With 28 services offered on radio, television, the internet, satellite radio, digital audio, as well as through its record and music distribution service and wireless WAP and SMS messaging services, CBC/Radio-Canada is available how, where, and when Canadians want.

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Taking a look at the How and Why of music, the team that brought you the Peabody-Award winning series The Wire: the Impact of Electricity on Music brings you a new six-part series, The Nerve: Music & the Human Experience.

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The Secret Life of Canada is a history podcast about the country you know and the stories you don't.

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Welcome to the Signature Series. Personality profiles of the key signatures of music. Key signatures of music like G Major or F Sharp-minor, are kind of like the signs of the zodiac. And if you take all the music that's been composed in a specific 'key' over the centuries, you'll encounter certain characteristics. Characteristics that are very much like personalities. Which key are you? Find out by listening to The Signature Series (12 distinct five minute segments).

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The impact of electricity on music.


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Caption: Canadian Coast Guard icebreaker CCGS Martha L. Black clears the St Lawrence, Credit: Copyright : Fisheries and Oceans Canada M. Plamondon.
For more than four billion years, ever since comets first crashed into the Earth, ice has been inextricably linked to life on this planet. From col...

Bought by Louisville Public Media


  • Added: Jan 06, 2009
  • Length: 54:00
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Caption: Calving the Southern Ward Hunt Ice Shelf into Disraeli Fjord, Ellesmere Island, August, 2008, Credit: Credit: Denis Sarrazin, ArcticNet/Centre d'Etudes Nordiques
For more than four billion years, ever since comets first crashed into the Earth, ice has been inextricably linked to life on this planet. From col...

Bought by Louisville Public Media


  • Added: Jan 06, 2009
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 1

  • Added: Jan 06, 2009
  • Length: 53:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Canada's weekly national radio science program.

Bought by North Country Public Radio


  • Added: Dec 22, 2008
  • Length: 53:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Canada's national weekly radio science program.

Bought by North Country Public Radio


  • Added: Dec 19, 2008
  • Length: 53:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Canada's weekly national radio science program

Bought by North Country Public Radio


  • Added: Dec 12, 2008
  • Length: 53:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Two perfect-for-the-season documentaries. The first rips the wrapping off a hushed-up reality of Christmas. It's called Men Bearing Gifts (And The ...

Bought by KRPS


  • Added: Dec 08, 2008
  • Length: 51:23
  • Purchases: 1
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Canada's weekly national radio science program.

Bought by North Country Public Radio


  • Added: Dec 05, 2008
  • Length: 53:00
  • Purchases: 1
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The story of "Amazing Grace"- a piece of music that has an extraordinary impact on American history.

Bought by WLRH, WKMS, Prairie Public, Radio New Zealand, 90.5 WSNC and more


  • Added: Dec 04, 2008
  • Length: 50:34
  • Purchases: 8
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"Go Tell It on the Mountain" was born in the rich and indomitable oral culture of African slaves in the American south. A hundred years later it be...

Bought by KZYX, KVSC, Marfa Public Radio, KGNU Boulder, Colo., WXAV 88.3FM Chicago and more


  • Added: Dec 03, 2008
  • Length: 29:16
  • Purchases: 18