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KQED World: Thursday, October 25, 2012

Channels 9.3 •  54.5 | XFINITY 190

Schedule is subject to change. Please visit kqed.org/tv/schedules/daily for the most up-to-date info.

Thursday, October 25, 2012
  • 12:00 am
    Nightly Business Report [#31343Z] duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 12:30 am
    NHK Newsline [#3206] duration 28:12   STEREO TVRE
  • 1:00 am
    PBS NewsHour [#10483H] Presidential Candidates Hit Swing States * Tight Senate Race * The Housing Crisis * Third-Party Candidate Debate * Seattle Health duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 2:00 am
    Charlie Rose [#18218H] (original broadcast date: 10/24/12)
    * a discussion on the global economy, the ongoing crisis in Europe, and the upcoming US Presidential election with Economist editors: John Micklethwait; Zanny Minton Beddoes; and Vijay Vaitheeswaran
    * Graydon Carter, editor of Vanity Fair & Carol Blue, widow of Christopher Hitchens discuss "Mortality," a collection of essays Hitchens wrote for Vanity Fair while undergoing treatment for cancer
    duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 3:00 am
    Tavis Smiley [#2718] Tavis talks with documentary Emmy-winning filmmaker Peter Nicks about his new documentary on healthcare in the US, The Waiting Room. duration 26:46   STEREO
  • 3:30 am
    Nightly Business Report [#31343Z] duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 4:00 am
    PBS NewsHour [#10483H] Presidential Candidates Hit Swing States * Tight Senate Race * The Housing Crisis * Third-Party Candidate Debate * Seattle Health duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 5:00 am
    Democracy Now! [#2063] duration 59:00   STEREO TVRE
  • MORNING
  • 6:00 am
    Alan Alda in Scientific American Frontiers [#1309] You Can Make It On Your Own As digital technology gets smaller and less expensive, it is empowering people in unprecedented ways - from villagers in rural India who use computers to monitor the quality of their food and water to children who use PCs to write and play music. duration 56:46   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)
  • 7:00 am
    Nature [#3002H] Magic of the Snowy Owl This episode explores the world of the snowy owl, a bird recently made popular by Hedwig, Harry Potter's faithful companion. Turning fantasy into reality, "Magic of the Snowy Owl" takes an intimate look at how these majestic birds survive in one of the most isolated and inhospitable places on the planet. Noted wildlife filmmaker Fergus Beeley ("Jungle Eagle") takes viewers deep into the "snowy's" tundra home on the North Slope of Alaska to observe the daily struggles involved in raising a family of helpless chicks until they are able to fly. Viewers will discover that these strikingly beautiful Arctic owls - essentially eagles, falcons and owls rolled into one - have a magic of their own. duration 55:45   SRND51 TVPG (Secondary audio: DVI)
  • 8:00 am
    Nova [#3815H] Iceman Murder Mystery He's been dead for more than 5,000 years. He's been poked, prodded and probed by scientists for the last 20. And yet today, Otzi the Iceman, the famous mummified corpse pulled from a glacier in the Italian Alps nearly two decades ago, continues to keep many secrets. Now, through an autopsy like no other, scientists attempt to unravel more mysteries from this ancient mummy than ever before, revealing not only the details of Otzi's death, but an entire way of life. How did people live during Otzi's time, the Copper Age? What did we eat? What diseases did we cope with? The answers abound miraculously in this one man's mummified remains. duration 56:16   STEREO TVPG-V (Secondary audio: DVI)
  • 9:00 am
    Alan Alda in Scientific American Frontiers [#1309] You Can Make It On Your Own As digital technology gets smaller and less expensive, it is empowering people in unprecedented ways - from villagers in rural India who use computers to monitor the quality of their food and water to children who use PCs to write and play music. duration 56:46   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)
  • 10:00 am
    Nature [#3002H] Magic of the Snowy Owl This episode explores the world of the snowy owl, a bird recently made popular by Hedwig, Harry Potter's faithful companion. Turning fantasy into reality, "Magic of the Snowy Owl" takes an intimate look at how these majestic birds survive in one of the most isolated and inhospitable places on the planet. Noted wildlife filmmaker Fergus Beeley ("Jungle Eagle") takes viewers deep into the "snowy's" tundra home on the North Slope of Alaska to observe the daily struggles involved in raising a family of helpless chicks until they are able to fly. Viewers will discover that these strikingly beautiful Arctic owls - essentially eagles, falcons and owls rolled into one - have a magic of their own. duration 55:45   SRND51 TVPG (Secondary audio: DVI)
  • 11:00 am
    Nova [#3815H] Iceman Murder Mystery He's been dead for more than 5,000 years. He's been poked, prodded and probed by scientists for the last 20. And yet today, Otzi the Iceman, the famous mummified corpse pulled from a glacier in the Italian Alps nearly two decades ago, continues to keep many secrets. Now, through an autopsy like no other, scientists attempt to unravel more mysteries from this ancient mummy than ever before, revealing not only the details of Otzi's death, but an entire way of life. How did people live during Otzi's time, the Copper Age? What did we eat? What diseases did we cope with? The answers abound miraculously in this one man's mummified remains. duration 56:16   STEREO TVPG-V (Secondary audio: DVI)
  • AFTERNOON
  • 12:00 pm
    Democracy Now! [#2064] duration 59:00   STEREO TVRE
  • 1:00 pm
    Journal [#8214] duration 28:10   STEREO TVG
  • 1:30 pm
    Tavis Smiley [#2718] Tavis talks with documentary Emmy-winning filmmaker Peter Nicks about his new documentary on healthcare in the US, The Waiting Room. duration 26:46   STEREO
  • 2:00 pm
    NHK Newsline [#3207] duration 28:12   STEREO TVRE
  • 2:30 pm
    Charlie Rose [#18218H] (original broadcast date: 10/24/12)
    * a discussion on the global economy, the ongoing crisis in Europe, and the upcoming US Presidential election with Economist editors: John Micklethwait; Zanny Minton Beddoes; and Vijay Vaitheeswaran
    * Graydon Carter, editor of Vanity Fair & Carol Blue, widow of Christopher Hitchens discuss "Mortality," a collection of essays Hitchens wrote for Vanity Fair while undergoing treatment for cancer
    duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 3:30 pm
    Nightly Business Report [#31344Z] Shares of Apple sell off as the tech giant's quarterly results fall short of Wall Street expectations. NBR's Suzanne Pratt has more on the numbers. Microsoft's Windows 8 makes its debut and from the desktop to the tablet it's designed to work seamlessly across devices. NBR's Susie Gharib speaks with CVA Research's David Garrity. And, we continue our look at the housing market with Sylvia Hall on why construction of rental apartments is booming in the nation's capitol. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 4:00 pm
    PBS NewsHour [#10484H] Campaign 2012 * Making Sen$e: Red Ink * Missing Issue: Europe's Debt *Aleppo * Thomas Edison Goes Digital duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 5:00 pm
    BBC World News America [#17299H] duration 27:18   STEREO TVRE
  • 5:28 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3194] duration 1:00  
  • 5:30 pm
    PBS NewsHour [#10484H] Campaign 2012 * Making Sen$e: Red Ink * Missing Issue: Europe's Debt *Aleppo * Thomas Edison Goes Digital duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE
  • EVENING
  • 6:27 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3194] duration 1:00  
  • 6:30 pm
    NHK Newsline [#3207] duration 28:12   STEREO TVRE
  • 6:58 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3194] duration 1:00  
  • 7:00 pm
    PBS NewsHour [#10484H] Campaign 2012 * Making Sen$e: Red Ink * Missing Issue: Europe's Debt *Aleppo * Thomas Edison Goes Digital duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 7:57 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3194] duration 1:00  
  • 8:00 pm
    Charlie Rose [#18219H] (original broadcast date: 10/25/12)
    an hour with Nancy Pelosi, Former Speaker of the House of Representatives.
    duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 8:58 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3194] duration 1:00  
  • 9:00 pm
    Tavis Smiley [#2719] Tavis talks with Olympic gold medalist Allyson Felix about life since the London Games, including her advocacy for a number of issues, such as childhood obesity. duration 26:46   STEREO
  • 9:28 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3194] duration 1:00  
  • 9:30 pm
    Nightly Business Report [#31344Z] Shares of Apple sell off as the tech giant's quarterly results fall short of Wall Street expectations. NBR's Suzanne Pratt has more on the numbers. Microsoft's Windows 8 makes its debut and from the desktop to the tablet it's designed to work seamlessly across devices. NBR's Susie Gharib speaks with CVA Research's David Garrity. And, we continue our look at the housing market with Sylvia Hall on why construction of rental apartments is booming in the nation's capitol. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 9:58 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3194] duration 1:00  
  • 10:00 pm
    PBS NewsHour [#10484H] Campaign 2012 * Making Sen$e: Red Ink * Missing Issue: Europe's Debt *Aleppo * Thomas Edison Goes Digital duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 10:57 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3194] duration 1:00  
  • 11:00 pm
    Democracy Now! [#2064] duration 59:00   STEREO TVRE
  • 12:00 am
    Nightly Business Report [#31344Z] Shares of Apple sell off as the tech giant's quarterly results fall short of Wall Street expectations. NBR's Suzanne Pratt has more on the numbers. Microsoft's Windows 8 makes its debut and from the desktop to the tablet it's designed to work seamlessly across devices. NBR's Susie Gharib speaks with CVA Research's David Garrity. And, we continue our look at the housing market with Sylvia Hall on why construction of rental apartments is booming in the nation's capitol. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 12:30 am
    NHK Newsline [#3207] duration 28:12   STEREO TVRE
Thursday, October 25, 2012

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