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Closer to Truth Previous Broadcasts

Why Believe In God? (Episode #1103)

KQED World: Fri, Jan 25, 2013 -- 4:30 AM

This is personal. Why should I want to believe in God? Is belief a circular path of self-deception? Or the shortest route to bedrock reality?

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  • KQED World: Fri, Jan 25, 2013 -- 10:30 AM

What Is Time? (Episode #1102)

KQED World: Fri, Jan 18, 2013 -- 4:30 AM

To appreciate Time is to touch the texture of reality. Does Time differ from our common perceptions of it? Is Time fixed or flexible?

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  • KQED World: Fri, Jan 18, 2013 -- 10:30 AM

Time at Sea (Episode #1101)

KQED World: Fri, Jan 11, 2013 -- 4:30 AM

Is time the ultimate stage on which all events play? Some physicists and philosophers say No-time is an Illusion; time is not real. How can that be?

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  • KQED World: Fri, Jan 11, 2013 -- 10:30 AM

Does The Brain Abolish Free Will? (Episode #1013)

KQED World: Fri, Jan 4, 2013 -- 4:30 AM

Who's the boss, me or my brain? Data from the brain, by itself, does not favor free will. But is there more to me than my brain? How to judge among the vast and competing claims about free will?

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  • KQED World: Fri, Jan 4, 2013 -- 10:30 AM
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    • KQED DT9 planned, very short outages, Tues 4/15 (& possibly Wed 4/16)

      (DT9.1, 9.2, 9.3) KQED DT9′s Over the Air (OTA) signal from Sutro Tower will experience a few extremely brief outages on Tuesday 4/15 between 10am and 5pm (and possibly on Wed 4/16 if the work cannot be completed in 1 day). Each outage should be measurable in seconds (not minutes). This work will not affect […]

    • KQET DT25 Planned Outage: early Tues 4/15 (btwn 5am-6am)

      (DT 25.1, 25.2, 25.3) At some point between 5am and 6am early Tuesday 4/15, KQET’s signal from the transmitter on Fremont Peak northeast of Monterey will shut down for a short period of time to allow AT&T to do work on our fiber interface. The outage should be relatively short, but its precise start time […]

    • Occasional sound issues, Comcast Cable, Black remote control

      Originally posted 6/19/2013: Some Comcast Basic Cable customers around the Bay Area have reported audio issues with KQED and KQED Plus, on channels 9 and 10. The problem is not related to KQED’s transmission but may be caused by the language setting on your Comcast remote control. If your Comcast remote control is black, please […]

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