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Our Disappeared/Nuestros Desaparecidos (Episode #517)

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

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  • 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?

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  • 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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