Tuesday January 14 at 6 p.m at the Bloor Hot Docs Theatre
TVO is hosting a special screening of "Redesign My Brain" at the Bloor Hot Docs theatre prior to its broadcast premiere. Join us afterwards for a special Q&A session with Dr. Doidge about neuroplasticity led by Steve Paikin.
Redesign My Brain
January 20 - 22 at 9 p.m.
The cutting edge science has found that anyone can become smarter, improve their memory and reverse mental ageing with the right brain training through brain plasticity.
January 20 - 22 at 10:05 p.m.
High-risk, extremely skilled and breathtakingly complex, Brain Doctors features surgeons working at the very frontiers of their medical expertise and knowledge.
The Smarter Brain
Monday January 20 at 8 p.m
Is it possible to make your brain smarter?
Tuesday January 21 at 7 p.m.
Memories make us who we are. But how does the memory process actually work, is there anything we can do to improve it?
The Unconscious Brain
Tuesday January 21 at 8 p.m.
From hypnosis to finding resources hidden in the brain’s depth, The Agenda wakes up the unconscious brain.
Wednesday January 22 at 7 p.m. I Thursday January 23 at 7 p.m.
"Automatic Brain" explores the work of the world´s leading scientists in the way that the unconscious brain shapes our attention, perception and memory. we look at the intriguing, often entertaining research of neuroscientists.
The Future Brain
Wednesday January 22 at 8 p.m.
The Agenda explores the intersection of technology and the mind’s abilities.
Rupture: Living With My Broken Brain
Thursday January 23 at 10 p.m.
Actress Maryam d'Abo suffered a subarachnoid haemorrhage and is lucky to be alive. Her experience inspired this film to be made with her husband filmmaker Hugh Hudson. Maryam leads us on a personal journey of recovery, giving hope to those who are isolated by their condition. The film is about the suffering and struggles of the brain injured.
The Healthy Brain
Thursday January 23 at 8 p.m.
The Agenda examines what can be done to ensure brain health from cradle to grave.
Music of the Brain
Thursday January 23 at 9 p.m.
This documentary examines the role music plays in developing our brains as humans, beginning with premature infants in neonatal intensive care wards, moving through the role of music in enhancing performance in childhood (including discussion of the Mozart effect.
Is Seeing Believing
Friday January 24 at 7 p.m.
Can you really believe your eyes? This film reveals some of the strangest illusions created by science to show how our natural senses really work and how we could learn to manipulate them.
Story of the Week
Friday January 24 at 8 p.m.
The story of the week as picked by viewers and hosted by Dr. Norman Doidge.