Bob Carty

Recent Stories

Top Banana

In honor of Earth month weve been revisiting some of our favorite stories. This week- the tale of the humble Cavendish banana at risk from a devastating pathogen.

Hans Brinker with Briefcase

Long commute got you down? In Ottawa the solution is a slick one—don your skates and glide to work. For two and a half months of the year, an old canal in the Canadian capitol becomes one of the world's largest skating rinks, complete with on-ice cafes serving up sizzling, hot beaver tails. Bob Carty manages to stay upright in this reporter's notebook.

Ice Lady Cometh

A rebroadcast and update of our 1998 award-winning story about a Canadian botanist who saves rare species of plants from freezing in an ice storm.

Fishing With Hoagy

Avid fisherman and author Hoagy Bix Carmichael talks about his love of the Grand Cascapedia, a river on Canada's Atlantic seaboard that has a rich history, not to mention enormous salmon.

Fishing With Hoagy

Avid fisherman and author Hoagy Bix Carmichael talks about his love of the Grand Cascapedia, a river on Canada's Atlantic seaboard that has a rich history, not to mention enormous salmon.

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