The Anatomy of a Hero10/03/15
This week DNTO shares the stories of some Canadian heroes - people who took big risks to help total strangers.
Uncovering the personal side of Canada's party leaders...
We know what their politics are - but how well do we really know Canada's party leaders? This week, DNTO calls up friends and family to uncover the personal side of Trudeau, Harper, Mulcair and May.
DNTO: Messages in a Bottle (Sept. 19, 2015)
There's something so human about the impulse to lob a message out into the world and hope that someone, somewhere will say hello back. It's magical... but also kind of lonely.
DNTO: One Refugee's Journey (Sept. 12, 2015)
As the refugee crisis continues to grip the world's attention, DNTO dedicates its season premiere to Yahya Samatar's year-long journey from Somalia to the banks of Manitoba's Red River.
DNTO is live from Vancouver! (Sept. 5, 2015)
Sook-Yin Lee, the DNTO team, and a bunch of amazing local storytellers share stories about inspiring objects LIVE from Vancouver's York Theatre. (Originally aired Mar. 28, 2015)
DNTO tunes in to "home recordings" (Aug. 29, 2015)
Whether it's the voicemail you just can't bring yourself to delete, the pretend radio show you hosted as a kid, or the long-lost voice of a loved one that's passed on - our lives are full of audio treasures. (Originally aired Mar. 21, 2015)
DNTO's "fun with math" episode! (Aug. 22, 2015)
This week, we're turning our attention to something that surrounds us but that we seldom think about: math! Because really, we're all constantly calculating... (Originally aired Mar. 14, 2015)
DNTO heads north to Pukatawagan (Aug. 15, 2015)
This week DNTO is heading north of the 55th parallel to Mathais Colomb Cree Nation, Pukatawagan reserve. Meet the people who call it home and hear the joys and challenges of living on a remote northern reserve. (Originally aired Feb. 21, 2015)
DNTO goes to jail (Aug. 8, 2015)
Right now, there are more than 15,000 inmates in federal prisons. This week, we'll hear from everyone from prisoners to former prisoners to prison guards about their experiences behind bars. (Originally aired Jan. 24, 2015)
DNTO is live from Halifax! (Aug. 1, 2015)
Halifax has amazing storytellers, and is home to the new Halifax Central Library - designed as a place to build community and share stories. So what better place to cozy up and hear some of the city's best tale winders? (Originally aired Dec. 6, 2014)
How did a piece of art change your life? (July 25, 2015)
Whether it's a famous masterpiece or a crude crayon drawing lovingly made by your children, the right piece of art can send you in a brand new direction. This week, DNTO looks at the transformational power of creativity. (Originally aired Oct. 25,...
DNTO explores the power of singing (July 18, 2015)
We've all had moments when singing has cut to our core. But why does the human voice have such a grip on us? And what happens when a song becomes more than just words and music? (Originally aired Oct. 11, 2013)
DNTO's brushes with fame (July 11, 2015)
This week is all about the brushes with fame we experience trying to get close to celebs. So grab your autograph book and cozy up to all kinds of tales of awkward, surprising, and funny celebrity encounters. (Originally aired Sept. 13, 2014)
Where did your bike take you? (July 4, 2015)
Bicycles get us to work, they take us home again, and can carry us all around the world - with nothing but the power of our pedalling. So from training wheels to trail races: where did your bicycle take you? [Originally aired September 6, 2014]
Goooaaaaallllll! DNTO celebrates the Beautiful Game
We've caught World Cup fever, so we're doing a show all about soccer! We'll stretch the play over about an hour, with everything from inspiring tales to moments of madness.
DNTO celebrates National Aboriginal Day (June 20, 2015)
This week we're handing the mic over to some of our favourite Aboriginal storytellers and musicians for a show that's 100 per cent indigenous. Settle in for dramatic, compassionate and funny tales about identity, family and speaking out.
DNTO lands some fish tales (June 13, 2015)
Whether it's about the tiny goldfish or the 75-pound lake trout or the wee biting ones... everyone's got a fish story. This week, we reel some in.
What happened when you were forced to intervene? (June 6,...
Have you ever joked that someone needs an intervention? Sometimes, getting involved can be really simple. Other times, inserting yourself into a conflict can have serious implications...
Laugh, and the DNTO podcast laughs with you (May 30, 2015)
Knock knock! Who's there? DNTO! DNTO who? DNTO'nt you know this week's show is all about what makes us laugh? (But probably not that joke. Sorry.)
DNTO is buzzing about bugs (May 23, 2015)
This week, DNTO explores the creepy crawly world of bugs. Some freak us out. Some fascinate us. Others are even tasty! One thing's for sure: We all react in different ways when we get up close and personal with insects.
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