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City Arts & Lectures

The Nature of Reality

Today at 1:00pm

B. Alan Wallace a world-renowned author and Buddhist scholar trained by the Dalai Lama, and Sean Carroll, a world-renowned theoretical physicist and best-selling author, discuss the nature of reality from both spiritual and scientific viewpoints.

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On the Media

Dark Money

Today at 2:00pm
Repeats at midnight

Judge Neil Gorsuch's confirmation hearings have been the focus of a $10 million ad campaign aiming to ensure he emerges victorious. With Gorsuch's confirmation seemingly locked up by a Republican senate majority, why are funders trying to drum up more support?

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Cambridge Forum

Descent into Limbo

Tonight at 8:30pm

For over five decades beloved children’s author Maurice Sendak has taken children and parents on amazing literary adventures, from the night kitchen to where the wild things are. He traces his lifelong journey in children’s literature and art.

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Radio Technical Issues

Radio Technical Issues

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    • loss of KQED 88.5 on channel 960 for some Comcast/Xfinity customers

      We are aware that some Comcast/Xfinity customers have lost access to local radio stations in the upper 900 channels, particularly KQED 88.5 Public Radio on channel 960. Comcast has begun another system-wide upgrade of their equipment. It is our understanding that late last year some Xfinity customers received notices along with their bills that, in […]

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Radio Specials

Radio Specials

KQED airs some of the best programs from independent radio producers and public radio networks around the world including: America Abroad, Hearing Voices, and Radiolab.
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KQED Productions

  • The California Report

    The California Report

    Daily news and a weekly newsmagazine, produced by KQED in partnership with stations statewide.

  • The Do List

    The Do List

    Cy Musiker and David Wiegand on the hottest tickets and shows in Northern California.

  • Forum

    Forum

    KQED's live call-in program presents wide-ranging discussions and in-depth interviews.

  • KQED News

    KQED News

    KQED's local news program reporting on the latest happenings in Northern California.

  • Perspectives

    Perspectives

    Our series of daily listener commentaries since 1991.