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In The Americas with David Yetman Previous Broadcasts

Yakima: The Quest for Hops (Episode #402H)

KQED Life: Fri, Jul 17, 2015 -- 11:30 PM

The explosion of craft beer brewing across the United States has created a widespread interest in the process of beer making. A beer festival in Tucson, Arizona, leads to some local brewers and sends David on a quest to the origin of what makes beer different - hops. Nearly all of the hops in the U.S. are cultivated around Yakima, Washington where the team follows the annual harvest and sample as many products of hop production as possible.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Sat, Jul 18, 2015 -- 5:30 AM

Reefs, Ruins, and Revivals: Belize's Melting Pot (Episode #401H)

KQED Life: Fri, Jul 10, 2015 -- 11:30 PM

Belize has a decidedly different history and culture from the rest of Central America. English is the first language of this small nation, reflecting its British ancestry, yet Belize retains deep historic connections among its many residents of Mayan ancestry, and is proud of its strong African roots among the Garifuna people. Belize also has world-class archaeological sites, vast tracts of intact rain forest, and some of the world's richest marine treasures.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Sat, Jul 11, 2015 -- 5:30 AM
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