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Earthflight, A Nature Special Presentation Previous Broadcasts

South America (Episode #104H)

KQED 9: Wed, Sep 25, 2013 -- 8:00 PM

Condors and scarlet macaws take us to the Andes and the Amazon. Giant petrels in Patagonia shadow killer whales. Hummingbirds feed at Iguazu Falls, vultures ride the thermals over Rio de Janiero, and black vultures target turtle eggs in Costa Rica.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Mon, Sep 30, 2013 -- 11:00 AM
  • KQED World: Mon, Sep 30, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED 9: Sun, Sep 29, 2013 -- 11:00 AM
  • KQED World: Sat, Sep 28, 2013 -- 9:00 PM
  • KQED Life: Fri, Sep 27, 2013 -- 1:00 AM
  • KQED Life: Thu, Sep 26, 2013 -- 7:00 PM
  • KQED 9: Thu, Sep 26, 2013 -- 2:00 AM

Europe (Episode #103H)

KQED 9: Wed, Sep 18, 2013 -- 8:00 PM

Cranes and geese rise over Venice, Dover, Edinburgh and the monkey-guarded Rock of Gibraltar. In Rome, the Loire Valley, Holland and Hungary, birds gather by the millions to breed and two by two to raise their families.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Mon, Sep 23, 2013 -- 11:00 AM
  • KQED World: Mon, Sep 23, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED 9: Sun, Sep 22, 2013 -- 11:00 AM
  • KQED World: Sat, Sep 21, 2013 -- 9:00 PM
  • KQED Life: Fri, Sep 20, 2013 -- 1:00 AM
  • KQED Life: Thu, Sep 19, 2013 -- 7:00 PM
  • KQED 9: Thu, Sep 19, 2013 -- 2:00 AM

Africa (Episode #102H)

KQED 9: Wed, Sep 11, 2013 -- 8:00 PM

Fly and arrow-dive with cape gannets among sharks, dolphins, whales and the great sardine run. Soar with fish eagles, flamingoes, kelp gulls and vultures to see the most animal-packed continent with fresh eyes.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Mon, Sep 16, 2013 -- 11:00 AM
  • KQED World: Mon, Sep 16, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED 9: Sun, Sep 15, 2013 -- 11:00 AM
  • KQED World: Sat, Sep 14, 2013 -- 9:00 PM
  • KQED Life: Fri, Sep 13, 2013 -- 1:00 AM
  • KQED Life: Thu, Sep 12, 2013 -- 7:00 PM
  • KQED 9: Thu, Sep 12, 2013 -- 2:00 AM

North America (Episode #101H)

KQED 9: Wed, Sep 4, 2013 -- 8:00 PM

Snow geese, pelicans, and bald eagles fly over the Great Plains, the Grand Canyon, Alaska and the Golden Gate Bridge as they encounter and engage with bears, dolphins, bison, and spawning fish.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Mon, Sep 9, 2013 -- 11:00 AM
  • KQED World: Mon, Sep 9, 2013 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED 9: Sun, Sep 8, 2013 -- 11:00 AM
  • KQED World: Sat, Sep 7, 2013 -- 9:00 PM
  • KQED Life: Fri, Sep 6, 2013 -- 1:00 AM
  • KQED Life: Thu, Sep 5, 2013 -- 7:00 PM
  • KQED 9: Thu, Sep 5, 2013 -- 2:00 AM
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