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KQED Public Radio: Friday, November 23, 2012

88.5 FM San Francisco •  89.3 FM Sacramento

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Friday, November 23, 2012
  • 12:00 am
  • 1:00 am
  • 2:00 am
    Radio Specials We Shall Remain from Native Public Media U.S. History from the Native-American Perspective -- The one-hour special from the We Shall Remain Radio Project complements the five-part television special from PBS's American Experience (2009), exploring the Native-American perspective on pivotal moments in U.S. history.
  • 3:00 am
  • 5:00 am
  • MORNING
  • 6:33 am
    The Do List Host Cy Musiker and San Francisco Chronicle Executive Datebook editor David Wiegand look ahead at the hottest tickets and most spectacular shows this coming week in Northern California.
  • 7:00 am
  • 8:33 am
    The Do List The Do List Cy Musiker and David Wiegand scout the Bay Area for things to do this coming week and turn up a rock-and-roll trouper, a Scottish funnyman, a New Orleans super band and much more!
  • 9:00 am
    Forum Alternatives to Buying Gifts for the Holidays Black Friday is the biggest shopping day of the year. But what if you'd rather opt out of holiday shopping altogether? How do you show you care without buying fancy gifts? We talk to a sustainability expert about ways to repurpose items we already have and with a woman who hasn't bought anything new for the past five years. What are your tips for a non-consumer holiday?
  • 10:00 am
    Forum Winter Adventures in the Bay Area The air is crisp and the sky is bright -- when it's not raining. It's winter in the Bay Area and a great time for outdoor adventures and finding cozy shelters. We'll talk with local travel experts about some of the best places to hike in the rain, look for a good waterfall, find a fireplace to huddle next to or find the perfect spot for playing in the snow. We'll hear from our experts -- and from you -- on favorite day and weekend trips to experience the winter.
  • 11:00 am
    Science Friday The Ig Nobels Mysteriously green hair, the hairy physics of ponytail motion and measuring the universe ... for a dress fitting -- it could only be the Ig Nobel prizes. Join Science Friday for an annual tradition ... highlights from the prize ceremony honoring strange, silly and sometimes serious science.
  • AFTERNOON
  • 12:00 pm
    Science Friday Math Mysteries Did you know that some infinities are bigger than other infinities? Join Science Friday as Steven Strogatz talks about that and other math mysteries from his book "The Joy of X." Plus, the ugly truth about food waste in America and what we can do about it.
  • 1:00 pm
  • 2:00 pm
  • 3:00 pm
  • 4:00 pm
  • 4:30 pm
    The California Report The California Report Magazine Is there a California accent? Stanford linguists think so. Also, we'll meet a singer/songwriter who moonlights as a physician. Join us for the California Report.
  • 5:00 pm
  • EVENING
  • 6:30 pm
    The California Report Is There a California Accent Is there a California accent? Stanford linguists think so. Also, we'll meet a singer/songwriter who moonlights as a physician. Join us for the California Report.
  • 7:00 pm
  • 8:00 pm
    Commonwealth Club Education Beyond Talk: The Amazing Impact of Learning by Doing It's no secret California and the nation continues to fight an uphill battle to stay educationally competitive. A recent study showed that American students ranked 25th among 34 countries in math and science, behind China, South Korea, Hong Kong and Finland. And California ranked "below average" in the U.S. What are the solutions for getting back on track? How can students develop the critical thinking and communication skills necessary for postsecondary success and citizenship in a world fueled by innovations in science and technology? Hear from a panel of educational experts who say the answer lies in real world problem solving, what's termed "experiential education" or learning by doing. Hear about innovative work that could well hold the key to turning around the educational system and America's future.
  • 9:00 pm
  • 10:00 pm
  • 11:00 pm
    The California Report Is There a California Accent Is there a California accent? Stanford linguists think so. Also, we'll meet a singer/songwriter who moonlights as a physician. Join us for the California Report.
  • 11:30 pm
  • 12:00 am
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