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KQED World: Thursday, November 8, 2012

Comcast 190  •  Digital 9.3

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

Thursday, November 8, 2012
  • 12:00 am
    Nightly Business Report [#31353Z] duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 12:30 am
    Newsline [#3220] duration 28:12   STEREO TVRE
  • 1:00 am
    PBS NewsHour [#10493H] President Barack Obama Wins Second Term * How They Did It * What Voters Said * Reality Ahead for 2nd Term * Shields and Brooks duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 2:00 am
    Charlie Rose [#18228H] (original broadcast date: 11/07/12)
    * former White House Chief of Staff Bill Daley on the election and the challenges facing the President
    * historian Doris Kearns Goodwin discusses the elections, and working on the film "Lincoln" with Daniel Day Lewis
    duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 3:00 am
    Tavis Smiley [#2728] Tavis talks with award-winner Larry King. The iconic talk show host weighs in on the results of the White House race. duration 26:46   STEREO
  • 3:30 am
    Nightly Business Report [#31353Z] duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 4:00 am
    PBS NewsHour [#10493H] President Barack Obama Wins Second Term * How They Did It * What Voters Said * Reality Ahead for 2nd Term * Shields and Brooks duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 5:00 am
    Democracy Now! [#2073] duration 59:00   STEREO TVRE
  • MORNING
  • 6:00 am
    Alan Alda in Scientific American Frontiers [#1401] Losing It This sequel to a popular Frontiers episode, "Fat and Happy?," tackles the basic problem that confronts those who are overweight - how to lose weight and keep it off over the long term. In a Frontiers-sponsored experiment, the cameras follow a dozen subjects for several months as they adopt different strategies for weight loss, ranging from online diet systems to gastric bypass surgery. The program also looks at research that attempts to get to the bottom of the body's complex weight-regulation system, and to explain, among other things, why dieting is so difficult. duration 56:24   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)
  • 7:00 am
    Nature [#3003B] Animal Odd Couples A tiger cub with no mother in sight. A baby hippo. An abandoned meerkat pup. Without nurturing, these infants face certain death. Enter stories of the most unlikely cross-species relationships imaginable: a chimp bottle-feeding a tiger cub; a giant tortoise snuggling a baby hippo; a black crow parenting a meerkat. Aberrations of nature? Instincts gone awry? Does this kind of bonding form only when animals are removed from their natural environments? Or are they evidence of a broad array of emotions among animals? This film will look at these remarkable relationships firsthand, and through caregivers, biologists and animal behaviorists, explore what they suggest about the nature of animal emotions. duration 1:28:29   SRND51 TVPG (Secondary audio: DVI)
  • 8:00 am
    Nova [#3914H] Mystery of Easter Island A remote, bleak speck of rock in the middle of the Pacific, Easter Island, or Rapa Nui, has mystified the world ever since the first Europeans arrived in 1722. How and why did the ancient islanders build and move nearly 900 giant statues or moai, weighing up to 86 tons? And how did they transform a presumed paradise into a treeless wasteland, bringing ruin upon their island and themselves? Nova explores controversial recent claims that challenge decades of previous thinking about the islanders, who have been accused of everything from ecocide to cannibalism. Among the radical new theories is that the islanders used ropes to "walk" the statues upright, like moving a fridge. With the help of an accurate 15-ton replica statue, a Nova team sets out to test this high-risk, seemingly unlikely theory. duration 55:16   STEREO TVPG
  • 9:00 am
    Alan Alda in Scientific American Frontiers [#1401] Losing It This sequel to a popular Frontiers episode, "Fat and Happy?," tackles the basic problem that confronts those who are overweight - how to lose weight and keep it off over the long term. In a Frontiers-sponsored experiment, the cameras follow a dozen subjects for several months as they adopt different strategies for weight loss, ranging from online diet systems to gastric bypass surgery. The program also looks at research that attempts to get to the bottom of the body's complex weight-regulation system, and to explain, among other things, why dieting is so difficult. duration 56:24   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)
  • 10:00 am
    Nature [#3003B] Animal Odd Couples A tiger cub with no mother in sight. A baby hippo. An abandoned meerkat pup. Without nurturing, these infants face certain death. Enter stories of the most unlikely cross-species relationships imaginable: a chimp bottle-feeding a tiger cub; a giant tortoise snuggling a baby hippo; a black crow parenting a meerkat. Aberrations of nature? Instincts gone awry? Does this kind of bonding form only when animals are removed from their natural environments? Or are they evidence of a broad array of emotions among animals? This film will look at these remarkable relationships firsthand, and through caregivers, biologists and animal behaviorists, explore what they suggest about the nature of animal emotions. duration 1:28:29   SRND51 TVPG (Secondary audio: DVI)
  • 11:00 am
    Nova [#3914H] Mystery of Easter Island A remote, bleak speck of rock in the middle of the Pacific, Easter Island, or Rapa Nui, has mystified the world ever since the first Europeans arrived in 1722. How and why did the ancient islanders build and move nearly 900 giant statues or moai, weighing up to 86 tons? And how did they transform a presumed paradise into a treeless wasteland, bringing ruin upon their island and themselves? Nova explores controversial recent claims that challenge decades of previous thinking about the islanders, who have been accused of everything from ecocide to cannibalism. Among the radical new theories is that the islanders used ropes to "walk" the statues upright, like moving a fridge. With the help of an accurate 15-ton replica statue, a Nova team sets out to test this high-risk, seemingly unlikely theory. duration 55:16   STEREO TVPG
  • AFTERNOON
  • 12:00 pm
    Democracy Now! [#2074] duration 59:00   STEREO TVRE
  • 1:00 pm
    Journal [#8224] duration 28:10   STEREO TVG
  • 1:30 pm
    Tavis Smiley [#2728] Tavis talks with award-winner Larry King. The iconic talk show host weighs in on the results of the White House race. duration 26:46   STEREO
  • 2:00 pm
    Newsline [#3221] duration 28:12   STEREO TVRE
  • 2:30 pm
    Charlie Rose [#18228H] (original broadcast date: 11/07/12)
    * former White House Chief of Staff Bill Daley on the election and the challenges facing the President
    * historian Doris Kearns Goodwin discusses the elections, and working on the film "Lincoln" with Daniel Day Lewis
    duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 3:30 pm
    Nightly Business Report [#31354Z] A repeated warning to Washington: if the U.S. goes over the fiscal cliff, it would push the economy into a recession. Europe delivers a downbeat economic outlook for the next year and China prepares to anoint a new leader. NBR's Tom Hudson speaks with Nick Colas, Chief Investment Officer at ConvergEx. A look at how GOP economic policies could change as election day demographics change. NBR's Sylvia Hall reports from Washington. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 4:00 pm
    PBS NewsHour [#10494H] Fiscal Cliff * What's Next for the GOP * Florida Results * Reach Out *China duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 5:00 pm
    BBC World News America [#17313H] duration 27:18   STEREO TVRE
  • 5:28 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3204] duration 1:00  
  • 5:30 pm
    PBS NewsHour [#10494H] Fiscal Cliff * What's Next for the GOP * Florida Results * Reach Out *China duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE
  • EVENING
  • 6:27 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3204] duration 1:00  
  • 6:30 pm
    Newsline [#3221] duration 28:12   STEREO TVRE
  • 6:58 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3204] duration 1:00  
  • 7:00 pm
    PBS NewsHour [#10494H] Fiscal Cliff * What's Next for the GOP * Florida Results * Reach Out *China duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 7:57 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3204] duration 1:00  
  • 8:00 pm
    Charlie Rose [#18229H] (broadcast date: 11/08/12)
    * a rebroadcast of a discussion about America in 2012 with Amy Gutmann, President, the University of Pennsylvania; David Brooks of The New York Times; Jon Meacham, Executive Editor and Executive Vice President at Random House; Thomas L. Friedman of The New York Times; and Tom Brokaw of NBC News.
    duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 8:58 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3204] duration 1:00  
  • 9:00 pm
    Tavis Smiley [#2729] Tavis talks with Democracy Now! host and author Amy Goodman, who looks ahead to the next four years, particularly for progressives, and discusses her book on politics, The Silenced Majority. duration 26:46   STEREO
  • 9:28 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3204] duration 1:00  
  • 9:30 pm
    Nightly Business Report [#31354Z] A repeated warning to Washington: if the U.S. goes over the fiscal cliff, it would push the economy into a recession. Europe delivers a downbeat economic outlook for the next year and China prepares to anoint a new leader. NBR's Tom Hudson speaks with Nick Colas, Chief Investment Officer at ConvergEx. A look at how GOP economic policies could change as election day demographics change. NBR's Sylvia Hall reports from Washington. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 9:58 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3204] duration 1:00  
  • 10:00 pm
    PBS NewsHour [#10494H] Fiscal Cliff * What's Next for the GOP * Florida Results * Reach Out *China duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 10:57 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#3204] duration 1:00  
  • 11:00 pm
    Democracy Now! [#2074] duration 59:00   STEREO TVRE
  • 12:00 am
    Nightly Business Report [#31354Z] A repeated warning to Washington: if the U.S. goes over the fiscal cliff, it would push the economy into a recession. Europe delivers a downbeat economic outlook for the next year and China prepares to anoint a new leader. NBR's Tom Hudson speaks with Nick Colas, Chief Investment Officer at ConvergEx. A look at how GOP economic policies could change as election day demographics change. NBR's Sylvia Hall reports from Washington. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 12:30 am
    Newsline [#3221] duration 28:12   STEREO TVRE
Thursday, November 8, 2012

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