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Our Disappeared/Nuestros Desaparecidos (Episode #517)

KQED World: Sun, Feb 24, 2013 -- 5:00 AM

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Sun, Feb 24, 2013 -- 11:00 PM

The English Surgeon (Episode #516)

KQED World: Sun, Feb 17, 2013 -- 5:00 AM

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  • KQED World: Sun, Feb 17, 2013 -- 11:00 PM

Milking The Rhino (Episode #515)

KQED World: Sun, Feb 10, 2013 -- 5:00 AM

Everyone has seen a nature documentary with a ferocious kill on the Serengeti Plain. Well, here's a different story about villagers navigating the dangers and costs of living with wildlife. After a century of "white man's conservation," the Maasai of Kenya and Namibia's Himba people are vying to share a piece of the eco-tourism pie. But can they fulfill the expectations of Westerners without abandoning their native culture?

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Tue, Feb 12, 2013 -- 8:00 AM
  • KQED World: Tue, Feb 12, 2013 -- 2:00 AM

I Was Worth 50 Sheep (Episode #514)

KQED World: Tue, Feb 5, 2013 -- 2:00 AM

Following a long practiced tradition in Afghanistan, 10-year-old Sabere was sold to a man in his fifties. For the next six years she was both slave and wife, miscarrying four times. Now at sixteen, she is fighting for her freedom.

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  • KQED World: Tue, Feb 5, 2013 -- 8:00 AM

Acrobat (Episode #509)

KQED World: Sun, Feb 3, 2013 -- 11:00 PM

Fabrice Champion, a renowned trapeze artist, hit another acrobat in mid-air during a show and was paralyzed. Following years of rehabilitation therapy, he returned to the circus as director and teacher.

I Was Worth 50 Sheep (Episode #514)

KQED World: Sun, Feb 3, 2013 -- 5:00 AM

Following a long practiced tradition in Afghanistan, 10-year-old Sabere was sold to a man in his fifties. For the next six years she was both slave and wife, miscarrying four times. Now at sixteen, she is fighting for her freedom.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Tue, Feb 5, 2013 -- 8:00 AM
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TV Technical Issues

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    TV Technical Issues
    • early Thurs 12/08: planned KQED DT9s Over the Air outages

      (DT9.1 through 9.3) KQED will be performing maintenance at Sutro Tower in the overnight hours early Thursday 12/08. We are expecting a few power interruptions to take place and KQED will need to be off air for these. The outages are expected to be brief.

    • Wed 11/30: planned momentary outages of DT54 over the air signal

      (this is a continuation of the work originally announced for 11/28, which was not completed on Tuesday.) At some point during the morning of Wednesday Nov. 30th, the KQEH transmitter will switch from its main antenna to the auxillary one, to allow for the safety of workers doing maintenance for another TV station on the […]

    • Tues 11/29: DT54 Over the Air Signal restored

      Repairs have been completed on today’s transmitter issue, and the signals for DT54.1 through 54.5 have been restored.

To view previous issues and how they were resolved, go to our TV Technical Issues page.

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