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America Revealed Previous Broadcasts

Made in the U.S.A. (Episode #104H)

KQED Plus: Tue, May 8, 2012 -- 10:00 PM

This episode examines how American industry creates, whether it's a simple cardboard box, a sleek new car, a jumbo jet or a tiny silicon chip, and how supply and demand, manufacturing and assembly are interconnected.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Mon, May 14, 2012 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Plus: Sun, May 13, 2012 -- 11:00 PM
  • KQED Plus: Wed, May 9, 2012 -- 4:00 AM

Electric Nation (Episode #103H)

KQED Plus: Sun, May 6, 2012 -- 11:00 PM

Our modern electric power grid has been called the biggest and most complex machine in the world -- delivering electricity to over 300 million Americans over 200,000 miles of high tension transmission lines. But even though the grid touches almost every aspect of our lives, it's a system we know very little about. In this episode, Yul Kwon will travel around the country to understand its intricacies, its vulnerabilities and the remarkable ingenuity required to keep the electricity on every day of the year.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Mon, May 7, 2012 -- 5:00 AM

Made in the U.S.A. (Episode #104H)

KQED 9: Wed, May 2, 2012 -- 10:00 PM

This episode examines how American industry creates, whether it's a simple cardboard box, a sleek new car, a jumbo jet or a tiny silicon chip, and how supply and demand, manufacturing and assembly are interconnected.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Mon, May 14, 2012 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Plus: Sun, May 13, 2012 -- 11:00 PM
  • KQED Plus: Wed, May 9, 2012 -- 4:00 AM
  • KQED World: Sun, May 6, 2012 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED World: Sat, May 5, 2012 -- 11:00 PM
  • KQED Life: Fri, May 4, 2012 -- 3:00 AM
  • KQED Life: Thu, May 3, 2012 -- 9:00 PM
  • KQED 9: Thu, May 3, 2012 -- 4:00 AM

Electric Nation (Episode #103H)

KQED Plus: Tue, May 1, 2012 -- 10:00 PM

Our modern electric power grid has been called the biggest and most complex machine in the world -- delivering electricity to over 300 million Americans over 200,000 miles of high tension transmission lines. But even though the grid touches almost every aspect of our lives, it's a system we know very little about. In this episode, Yul Kwon will travel around the country to understand its intricacies, its vulnerabilities and the remarkable ingenuity required to keep the electricity on every day of the year.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Mon, May 7, 2012 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Plus: Wed, May 2, 2012 -- 4:00 AM
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