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KQED World: Wednesday, December 6, 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.

Wednesday, December 6, 2017
  • 12:00 am
    PBS NewsHour [#12112] duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 1:00 am
    Nightly Business Report [#36242] Tonight on Nightly Business Report, CEOs are the most optimistic they've been in years but are they ready to hire? Plus, why more millennials are becoming farmers. duration 26:46   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 1:30 am
    Tavis Smiley [#4250] Tavis talks with virtual reality pioneer and computer scientist Jaron Lanier about his new memoir, Dawn of the New Everything and the way our minds are affected by digital technology. Part 2 of 2. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 2:00 am
    Changing Seas [#903] The Fate of Carbon For millennia, the exchange of CO2 between the oceans and atmosphere has been in balance. Now, with more anthropogenic carbon-dioxide in the atmosphere, the oceans are taking up more CO2 as well. This additional CO2 is negatively impacting sensitive ecosystems through a process called ocean acidification, and scientists worry how changes to the ocean environment will affect the way carbon is cycled through the seas. duration 26:46   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 2:30 am
    Changing Seas [#904] Majestic Mantas The remote Revillagegdo Archipelago off Mexico's Pacific coast is a hotspot for giant mantas that interact with awe-struck scuba divers. Scientists are studying the local population using photo ID techniques and acoustic tags which track the movements of these mysterious fish. They are also conducting experiments to see if the filter-feeding rays are impacted negatively by microplastics, tiny pieces of toxic trash that float in the ocean. duration 26:46   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 3:00 am
    To The Contrary with Bonnie Erbe [#2639] This week, PBS' To the Contrary w/Bonnie Erbe brings you a thoroughly enjoyable and creative documentary short 'Good Morning Mrs. Rice' by student filmmaker Andie Eisen. This is the first in a series of winning programs from our About Women and Girls Film Festival duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 3:30 am
    American Forum [#313] Putin and the USA Political scientist ALLEN LYNCH and diplomat DEREK CHOLLET on Russia and the Trump White House. duration 26:46   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 4:00 am
    Newsroom Tokyo [#591] duration 45:00   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 4:45 am
    Direct Talk [#258] 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
    America Reframed [#505] Good Luck Soup For 29-year-old filmmaker Matthew Hashiguchi, growing up half-Japanese American in an Irish-Catholic neighborhood in Cleveland, Ohio, was a difficult experience. His inability to blend in with the predominantly White population of his surroundings translated into his own personal struggles with race, and in Good Luck Soup we join Matthew on a journey to discover how Japanese heritage influenced the lives of his Japanese American family members; before, during and after World War II. duration 56:46   STEREO (Secondary audio: none)
  • MORNING
  • 6:00 am
    Age Reversed with Miranda Esmonde-White This program provides valuable insights on combating the physical signs and consequences of aging. Scientific, yet entertaining and accessible, the 3-part special shares practical information on slowing down and potentially reversing the aging process through exercise and other lifestyle choices.
    Charismatic Classical Stretch host Miranda Esmonde-White, a former National Ballet of Canada dancer, motivates viewers to stretch and strengthen their way to feeling and looking younger. Interviews with doctors and physiotherapists, testimonials from Classical Stretch enthusiasts ranging in age from 22 to 90, and clear explanations from Esmonde-White illustrate the damage caused by a sedentary lifestyle and the benefits of exercise at every stage of life.
    duration 58:46   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 7:00 am
    Mindfulness Goes Mainstream Explore the transformative power of mindfulness meditation-now embraced by millions of ordinary people-through expert opinions and interviews including singer Jewel, clothing designer Eileen Fisher and UMASS Center for Meditation's Jon Kabat-Zinn. duration 58:12   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 8:00 am
    Changing Seas [#903] The Fate of Carbon For millennia, the exchange of CO2 between the oceans and atmosphere has been in balance. Now, with more anthropogenic carbon-dioxide in the atmosphere, the oceans are taking up more CO2 as well. This additional CO2 is negatively impacting sensitive ecosystems through a process called ocean acidification, and scientists worry how changes to the ocean environment will affect the way carbon is cycled through the seas. duration 26:46   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 8:30 am
    Changing Seas [#904] Majestic Mantas The remote Revillagegdo Archipelago off Mexico's Pacific coast is a hotspot for giant mantas that interact with awe-struck scuba divers. Scientists are studying the local population using photo ID techniques and acoustic tags which track the movements of these mysterious fish. They are also conducting experiments to see if the filter-feeding rays are impacted negatively by microplastics, tiny pieces of toxic trash that float in the ocean. duration 26:46   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 9:00 am
    Tavis Smiley [#4251] Tavis talks with author and television host Lawrence O'Donnell about the troubling year in politics and his latest book, Playing With Fire. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 9:30 am
    Tavis Smiley [#4252] Tavis talks with legendary journalist and author Dan Rather about the current political climate and his latest book, What Unites Us. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 10:00 am
    To The Contrary with Bonnie Erbe [#2639] This week, PBS' To the Contrary w/Bonnie Erbe brings you a thoroughly enjoyable and creative documentary short 'Good Morning Mrs. Rice' by student filmmaker Andie Eisen. This is the first in a series of winning programs from our About Women and Girls Film Festival duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 10:30 am
    American Forum [#313] Putin and the USA Political scientist ALLEN LYNCH and diplomat DEREK CHOLLET on Russia and the Trump White House. duration 26:46   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 11:00 am
    America Reframed [#505] Good Luck Soup For 29-year-old filmmaker Matthew Hashiguchi, growing up half-Japanese American in an Irish-Catholic neighborhood in Cleveland, Ohio, was a difficult experience. His inability to blend in with the predominantly White population of his surroundings translated into his own personal struggles with race, and in Good Luck Soup we join Matthew on a journey to discover how Japanese heritage influenced the lives of his Japanese American family members; before, during and after World War II. duration 56:46   STEREO (Secondary audio: none)
  • AFTERNOON
  • 12:00 pm
    Age Reversed with Miranda Esmonde-White This program provides valuable insights on combating the physical signs and consequences of aging. Scientific, yet entertaining and accessible, the 3-part special shares practical information on slowing down and potentially reversing the aging process through exercise and other lifestyle choices.
    Charismatic Classical Stretch host Miranda Esmonde-White, a former National Ballet of Canada dancer, motivates viewers to stretch and strengthen their way to feeling and looking younger. Interviews with doctors and physiotherapists, testimonials from Classical Stretch enthusiasts ranging in age from 22 to 90, and clear explanations from Esmonde-White illustrate the damage caused by a sedentary lifestyle and the benefits of exercise at every stage of life.
    duration 58:46   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 1:00 pm
    Mindfulness Goes Mainstream Explore the transformative power of mindfulness meditation-now embraced by millions of ordinary people-through expert opinions and interviews including singer Jewel, clothing designer Eileen Fisher and UMASS Center for Meditation's Jon Kabat-Zinn. duration 58:12   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 2:00 pm
    NHK Newsline [#8178] duration 28:03   STEREO TVRE
  • 2:30 pm
    DW News [#14243] duration 28:00   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 3:00 pm
    Tavis Smiley [#4252] Tavis talks with legendary journalist and author Dan Rather about the current political climate and his latest book, What Unites Us. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 3:30 pm
    Nightly Business Report [#36243] duration 26:46   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 4:00 pm
    PBS NewsHour [#12113] duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 5:00 pm
    NHK Newsline [#8178] duration 28:03   STEREO TVRE
  • 5:30 pm
    Democracy Now! [#7093] duration 59:00   STEREO TVRE
  • EVENING
  • 6:30 pm
    Nightly Business Report [#36243] duration 26:46   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 6:58 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#4528H] duration 1:00  
  • 7:00 pm
    PBS NewsHour [#12113] duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 7:57 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#4528H] duration 1:00  
  • 8:00 pm
    The David Rubenstein Show: Peer to Peer Conversations [#112H] David Petraeus Part 2 David Petraeus interviews retired Army General David Petraeus, part 2 of 2. duration 26:46   STEREO TVG
  • 8:30 pm
    Overheard with Evan Smith [#718H] Dean Baquet, Journalist Dean Baquet is the executive editor of the New York Times. He is the first African-American to hold the position. In 1988 Baquet won a Pulitzer Prize for his coverage of City Council corruption in Chicago. During his nearly 40-year career, Baquet has worked for The Times-Picayune of New Orleans, the Chicago Tribune, the Los Angeles Times and the New York Times. duration 26:46   STEREO TVPG
  • 8:58 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#4528H] duration 1:00  
  • 9:00 pm
    Nightly Business Report [#36243] duration 26:46   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 9:28 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#4528H] duration 1:00  
  • 9:30 pm
    Tavis Smiley [#4253] Tavis talks with Myrlie Evers-Williams, long-time activist and wife of slain civil-rights leader Medgar Evers, about her husband's legacy and the opening of the Mississippi Civil Rights Museum. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 9:58 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#4528H] duration 1:00  
  • 10:00 pm
    PBS NewsHour [#12113] duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 10:57 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#4528H] duration 1:00  
  • 11:00 pm
    Democracy Now! [#7093] duration 59:00   STEREO TVRE
  • 12:00 am
    PBS NewsHour [#12113] duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
Wednesday, December 6, 2017

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TV Technical Issues

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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.

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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.