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KQED World: Friday, September 15, 2017

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.

Friday, September 15, 2017
  • 12:00 am
    PBS NewsHour [#12054] duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 1:00 am
    Nightly Business Report [#36184] duration 26:46   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 1:30 am
    Tavis Smiley [#4192] Tavis talks with labor leader Dolores Huerta about DACA and the new documentary about her life titled Dolores. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 2:00 am
    Life on the Line [#101] Heart to Heart For the Escarcega family, their worst nightmare becomes a harrowing reality. Their newborn baby is slowly dying from congenital heart disease. Doctors tell them it's the beginning of the end...unless a heart becomes available for transplant surgery. Will Baby David receive a heart in time? "Heart to Heart" follows Baby David's journey ad reflects on the pioneering efforts of infant heart transplantation with Baby Fae. duration 29:00   STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 2:30 am
    On Story [#307] James Franco: A Look Inside 127 Hours James Franco reveals his unique experience working on 127 Hours, including his faith in director Danny Boyle's vision, and the collaborative approach from cast and crew to fulfill the tension needed to capture this true and tantalizing story. Followed by the allegorical short film, Voice Over, directed by Martin Rosete, about a few extreme situations that literally take your breath away. duration 29:00   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 3:00 am
    Well Read [#602] Robert Moor, On Trails From a new literary voice, Robert Moor comes a groundbreaking exploration of how trails help us understand the world in his new book On Trails: An Exploration. From ants to elephants to hiking paths that span continents, Moor discusses how the wisdom of trails link together all species. duration 26:46   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 3:30 am
    Closer to Truth [#1605] Can God and Science Mix? Science and religion each claims dominion over deep reality. But science and religion are not parallel. All should believe science, humanity's common language, while religion has many skeptics. duration 26:46   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 4:00 am
    Newsroom Tokyo [#537] duration 45:00   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 4:45 am
    Direct Talk [#216] DIRECT TALK is an in-depth interview program featuring business executives or persons in the news who share their insights, information and analysis. duration 12:00   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 5:00 am
    Nova [#4412H] Death Dive to Saturn For over a decade, the Cassini space probe has been sending dazzling images of Saturn's breathtaking rings and mysterious moons. Join NOVA on a suspenseful ride during Cassini's final hours as it dives into Saturn's atmosphere. duration 56:46   STEREO TVG
  • MORNING
  • 6:00 am
    Time Scanners [#105] Jerusalem Explore Jerusalem's building legacy, from the walls of Temple Mount to the man-made mountain of Herodium. Experts use 21st-century technology to analyze constructions from the time of Christ and solve centuries-old mysteries behind their creation. duration 56:46   STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 7:00 am
    Time Scanners [#106] Machu Picchu Join a team of laser-scanning experts in the Inca city to answer three main questions. How did the Inca build a city atop a mountain ridge? How were the terraces constructed? How did they supply water to the city? duration 56:46   STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 8:00 am
    Life on the Line [#101] Heart to Heart For the Escarcega family, their worst nightmare becomes a harrowing reality. Their newborn baby is slowly dying from congenital heart disease. Doctors tell them it's the beginning of the end...unless a heart becomes available for transplant surgery. Will Baby David receive a heart in time? "Heart to Heart" follows Baby David's journey ad reflects on the pioneering efforts of infant heart transplantation with Baby Fae. duration 29:00   STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 8:30 am
    On Story [#307] James Franco: A Look Inside 127 Hours James Franco reveals his unique experience working on 127 Hours, including his faith in director Danny Boyle's vision, and the collaborative approach from cast and crew to fulfill the tension needed to capture this true and tantalizing story. Followed by the allegorical short film, Voice Over, directed by Martin Rosete, about a few extreme situations that literally take your breath away. duration 29:00   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 9:00 am
    Tavis Smiley [#4193] Tavis talks with legendary singer-songwriter David Crosby about his career and latest album Sky Trails. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 9:30 am
    Tavis Smiley [#4194] Tavis talks with jazz vocalist Dee Dee Bridgewater about her new project Memphis: Yes, I'm Ready and with blues quintet Southern Avenue about their latest album and summer tour. Then, the band performs Don't Give Up in their national television debut. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 10:00 am
    Well Read [#602] Robert Moor, On Trails From a new literary voice, Robert Moor comes a groundbreaking exploration of how trails help us understand the world in his new book On Trails: An Exploration. From ants to elephants to hiking paths that span continents, Moor discusses how the wisdom of trails link together all species. duration 26:46   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 10:30 am
    Closer to Truth [#1605] Can God and Science Mix? Science and religion each claims dominion over deep reality. But science and religion are not parallel. All should believe science, humanity's common language, while religion has many skeptics. duration 26:46   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 11:00 am
    Nova [#4412H] Death Dive to Saturn For over a decade, the Cassini space probe has been sending dazzling images of Saturn's breathtaking rings and mysterious moons. Join NOVA on a suspenseful ride during Cassini's final hours as it dives into Saturn's atmosphere. duration 56:46   STEREO TVG
  • AFTERNOON
  • 12:00 pm
    Time Scanners [#105] Jerusalem Explore Jerusalem's building legacy, from the walls of Temple Mount to the man-made mountain of Herodium. Experts use 21st-century technology to analyze constructions from the time of Christ and solve centuries-old mysteries behind their creation. duration 56:46   STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 1:00 pm
    Time Scanners [#106] Machu Picchu Join a team of laser-scanning experts in the Inca city to answer three main questions. How did the Inca build a city atop a mountain ridge? How were the terraces constructed? How did they supply water to the city? duration 56:46   STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 2:00 pm
    NHK Newsline [#8120] duration 28:03   STEREO TVRE
  • 2:30 pm
    DW News [#14185] duration 28:00   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 3:00 pm
    Tavis Smiley [#4194] Tavis talks with jazz vocalist Dee Dee Bridgewater about her new project Memphis: Yes, I'm Ready and with blues quintet Southern Avenue about their latest album and summer tour. Then, the band performs Don't Give Up in their national television debut. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 3:30 pm
    Nightly Business Report [#36185] duration 26:46   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 4:00 pm
    PBS NewsHour [#12055] duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 5:00 pm
    BBC Newsnight [#17258H] duration 28:18   STEREO TVRE
  • 5:30 pm
    Democracy Now! [#7035] duration 59:00   STEREO TVRE
  • EVENING
  • 6:30 pm
    Nightly Business Report [#36185] duration 26:46   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 6:58 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#4470H] duration 1:00  
  • 7:00 pm
    PBS NewsHour [#12055] duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 7:57 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#4470H] duration 1:00  
  • 8:00 pm
    Charlie Rose [#23195H] (original air date 9/15/2017) The latest on the bombing in the London Underground with Bjorn Ihler, an anti-extremist activist.
    *We continue with the aftermath of hurricane Irma with Jordyn Holman of Bloomberg News.
    *We conclude with the final piece of Charlie's conversation with former White House chief strategist Steve Bannon.
    duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 8:58 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#4470H] duration 1:00  
  • 9:00 pm
    Nightly Business Report [#36185] duration 26:46   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 9:28 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#4470H] duration 1:00  
  • 9:30 pm
    Tavis Smiley [#4195] Tavis talks with iconic actor Ed Asner about his career and political activism. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 9:58 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#4470H] duration 1:00  
  • 10:00 pm
    PBS NewsHour [#12055] duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 10:57 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#4470H] duration 1:00  
  • 11:00 pm
    Democracy Now! [#7035] duration 59:00   STEREO TVRE
  • 12:00 am
    PBS NewsHour [#12055] duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
Friday, September 15, 2017

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    • Fremont Peak Tower Maintenance

      *UPDATE: The tower crew will work the Fremont peak tower as of 11am, Thursday, Nov 30th. We will need to lower power on KQET, Channel 25, to 25% at 10:30am through 4-5pm. Thank you for your patience!

    • Scheduled Maintenance 8/21-8/25

      Next week, Sutro Tower will be switching most stations to their auxiliary antennas. KQED TV will be at half power on the lower auxiliary antenna, this will affect some of our Over The Air viewers. Maintenance is scheduled on August 21-25 from 9am through 4pm daily. Thank you for your patience!

    • 2/22/17: Fremont Peak tower transmissions, including KQET DT25

      (DT25.1 through 25.3) Recent storms have taken out dozens of trees on Fremont Peak, which in turn have taken down power lines leading to the transmission tower located on the peak. It has been running on generators for several days, and regular trips are scheduled to re-fuel those generators with gas. However, the truck has […]

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

KQED DTV Channels

KQED 9, KQET

KQED 9 / KQET

Channels 9.1, 54.2, 25.1
XFINITY 9 and HD 709
Wave, DirecTV, Dish Network, AT&T U-verse: Channel # may vary, labeled as KQED, or as KQET in the 831 area code.
Outstanding PBS programming, KQED original productions, and more.

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Channels 54.1, 9.2, 25.2
XFINITY 10 and HD 710
Wave, DirecTV, Dish Network, AT&T U-verse: Channel # may vary, labeled as KQEH
KQED Plus, formerly KTEH.
Unique programs including the best British dramas, mysteries, and comedies.

PBS Kids

PBS Kids

(starts Jan 16, 2017)
Channel
54.4, 25.3
XFINITY 192
Wave: Channel # may vary.
Quality children's programming. Live streaming 24/7 at pbskids.org.

KQED Life

KQED Life

Channel 54.3
XFINITY 189
Wave: Channel # may vary.
Best of arts, food, gardening, how-to, and travel.

KQED World

KQED World

Channel 9.3, 54.5
XFINITY 190
Wave: Channel # may vary.
Best of non-fiction programs including public affairs, local and world events, nature, history, and science.