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Mt. Umunhum / Asteroid Hunters / Fox (Episode #505H)

KQED 9: Wed, Jul 1, 2015 -- 7:30 PM

For more 50 years, the summit of Mt. Umunhum, looming over San Jose, has been off limits because of military and environmental contamination issues. QUEST treks 3,486 feet to the peak to find out what the public can expect when it reopens. Plus, see how scientists are tracking thousands of objects orbiting near Earth, and discover the tree-climbing North American Gray Fox at the Lindsay Wildlife Museum.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Sun, Jul 5, 2015 -- 5:00 PM
  • KQED World: Sun, Jul 5, 2015 -- 12:30 PM
  • KQED World: Sun, Jul 5, 2015 -- 8:30 AM
  • KQED World: Sat, Jul 4, 2015 -- 7:30 PM
  • KQED World: Sat, Jul 4, 2015 -- 1:00 PM
  • KQED 9: Thu, Jul 2, 2015 -- 1:30 AM
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