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Head Trauma at War (Episode #104)

KQED World: Tue, Jul 28, 2015 -- 7:00 AM

Traumatic brain injuries, or TBI, has received increasing attention especially among athletes and soldiers returning from combat in Iraq and Afghanistan. We examine the links between TBI and post-traumatic stress disorder, and the damage they can do, through the story of retired Army sergeant Andrew Reeves of Colchester, Vermont.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Fri, Jul 31, 2015 -- 2:00 AM
  • KQED World: Tue, Jul 28, 2015 -- 1:00 PM

Finding One's Voice (Episode #103)

KQED World: Tue, Jul 21, 2015 -- 7:00 AM

Searching for an artistic voice and a way of expressing oneself. An autistic artist in New Jersey finds the best tools to communicate his wonderful works of art -- despite barely uttering a word -- and a young Chicago prodigy connects with her inner performer and discovers her electrifying voice.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Sun, Jul 26, 2015 -- 9:30 PM
  • KQED World: Fri, Jul 24, 2015 -- 8:00 AM
  • KQED World: Fri, Jul 24, 2015 -- 2:00 AM
  • KQED World: Tue, Jul 21, 2015 -- 1:00 PM

Sense of Place (Episode #102)

KQED World: Tue, Jul 14, 2015 -- 7:00 AM

Finding a sense of place and purpose in four stories: a young girl seeks solace and safety in her favorite hiding place; a family of native descent returns to the land of their forefathers to learn about the past and connect with the present; a whimsical artist who has worked for 35 years creating a visual feast of one of his favorite places; a silent film star tours the world he knows; and a lifelong Chicagoan sees his town in a whole new way thanks to a theatre group from the other side of the world.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Sun, Jul 19, 2015 -- 9:30 PM
  • KQED World: Fri, Jul 17, 2015 -- 8:00 AM
  • KQED World: Fri, Jul 17, 2015 -- 2:00 AM
  • KQED World: Tue, Jul 14, 2015 -- 1:00 PM

Through The Past (Episode #101)

KQED World: Tue, Jul 7, 2015 -- 7:00 AM

Wherever we go, the past is never far behind. We explore four stories that connect us to times gone by. A family business that started a major fast food innovation, a man trying to keep a legacy alive, a muralist who keeps the iconic images of yesteryear around for generations to come and the fragility of life is examined through the memories we keep, and the ones we forget.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Sun, Jul 12, 2015 -- 9:00 PM
  • KQED World: Fri, Jul 10, 2015 -- 8:00 AM
  • KQED World: Fri, Jul 10, 2015 -- 2:00 AM
  • KQED World: Tue, Jul 7, 2015 -- 1:00 PM

Immigration: Language (Episode #124)

KQED World: Fri, Jul 3, 2015 -- 2:00 AM

Language creates barriers and opportunities for refugees and immigrants in Tennessee, from a mobile ESL classroom, to Spanish-language newspapers, to "English Only" laws.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Sun, Jul 5, 2015 -- 10:00 PM
  • KQED World: Fri, Jul 3, 2015 -- 8:00 AM
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TV Technical Issues

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    • Comcast/Xfinity Ch10 audio, Monday 7/20 evening

      UPDATE: Comcast was able to resolve their technical glitch apx 10:45pm * * * * * We are aware that at least during the early part of the evening of Monday 7/20, the audio is out of sync on Comcast/Xfinity channel 10, their basic cable service. This problem still exists as of 8:10pm. We have […]

    • KQED DT9s OTA: very brief outages Thurs 6/11/15

      (DT9.1, 9.2 and 9.3) There will be 3 very brief outages (apx. 10 seconds each) of KQED’s Over The Air (OTA) DT9 signal Thurs 6/15, between 10am and 3pm. This is to accommodate preventative maintenance and inspections at Sutro Tower. Most TVs will recover easily each time the signal is restored, but a few viewers […]

    • KQET planned overnight outage, early Friday 3/13

      (DT25-1 through 25-3) Another station on Fremont Tower needs to perform more maintenance work overnight, requiring other TV stations to shut down their signals for the safety of the workers. KQET’s signal will turn off late Thurs/early Friday between midnight and 12:30am, and should return by 6am Friday morning. Many receivers will be able to […]

To view previous issues and how they were resolved, go to our TV Technical Issues page.

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