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KQED World: Friday, September 22, 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 22, 2017
  • 12:00 am
    PBS NewsHour [#12059] duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 1:00 am
    Nightly Business Report [#36189] duration 26:46   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 1:30 am
    Tavis Smiley [#4197] Tavis talks with authors Carol Anderson and Tim Wise about white rage and anxiety in this Trump Presidency and their latest books, White Rage and White Like Me. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 2:00 am
    Life on the Line [#102] Out of the Rubble The 2010 earthquake in Haiti brought utter destruction to the country. Trapped under the rubble for three days, 8-year old Sebastian Lamothe is faced with the reality of losing his parents, his home, and his leg. Yet his courage prevails in the face of death. duration 29:00   STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 2:30 am
    On Story [#502] Fargo & True Detective: Television Anthologies True Detective director, Cary Fukunaga, and Fargo creator, Noah Hawley, discuss the rise of the television anthology series and how to execute a compelling balance of plot, character, and structure within the bounds of one season. Followed by Elaine Poon's short film, Entrain about Laurent, a young man who absorbed in his own world, draws the attention of a fellow train passenger who shares his interest in rhythm, despite their obvious language barrier. duration 29:00   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 3:00 am
    Well Read [#603] Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Writings on the Wall A NBA Hall of Fame inductee, columnist for Time Magazine, author of young adult novels, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar joins Well Read to discuss his latest book, this time for an adult audience: Writings on the Wall: Searching for a New Equality Beyond Black and White. duration 26:46   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 3:30 am
    Closer to Truth [#1606] Religious Faith: Rational Or Rationalization? There is strain between faith and reason, yet many people proclaim their faith. Why? What generates faith? God? Or human psychology? Should we want to have faith? duration 26:46   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 4:00 am
    Newsroom Tokyo [#541] duration 45:00   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 4:45 am
    Direct Talk [#104] 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
    Rise of the Black Pharaohs Around 800 BC, Kush, a little-known subject state of Egypt, rose up and conquered Egypt, enthroned its own Pharaohs and ruled for nearly 100 years. This unlikely chapter of history has been buried by the Egyptians and was belittled by early archaeologists, who refused to believe that dark-skinned Africans could have risen so high. Now, in the heart of Sudan, archeologists are finding indisputable evidence of an advanced African society with powerful armies, vast reach and spiritually-driven imperial aspirations to rival the Egyptians'. duration 56:46   SRND51 TVPG
  • MORNING
  • 6:00 am
    Time Scanners [#101] Egyptian Pyramids The team travels to Egypt to scan the pyramids - the tombs of the mighty pharaohs - to find out how the necropolis evolved from simple mud-brick structures to the most impressive buildings in the ancient world. They use their cutting-edge laser technology to scan Djoser's Step Pyramid at Saqqara, Meidum's collapsed pyramid, the mysterious Bent Pyramid at Dashur and the famous Great Pyramid at Giza. duration 56:46   STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 7:00 am
    Egypt's Treasure Guardians Follow a select group of individuals determined to bring Egypt back from the brink: to discover more of the country's history, keep its heritage safe and persuade tourists to visit the country again. duration 56:46   STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 8:00 am
    Life on the Line [#102] Out of the Rubble The 2010 earthquake in Haiti brought utter destruction to the country. Trapped under the rubble for three days, 8-year old Sebastian Lamothe is faced with the reality of losing his parents, his home, and his leg. Yet his courage prevails in the face of death. duration 29:00   STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 8:30 am
    On Story [#502] Fargo & True Detective: Television Anthologies True Detective director, Cary Fukunaga, and Fargo creator, Noah Hawley, discuss the rise of the television anthology series and how to execute a compelling balance of plot, character, and structure within the bounds of one season. Followed by Elaine Poon's short film, Entrain about Laurent, a young man who absorbed in his own world, draws the attention of a fellow train passenger who shares his interest in rhythm, despite their obvious language barrier. duration 29:00   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 9:00 am
    Tavis Smiley [#4198] Tavis talks with novelist Salman Rushdie about his latest work The Golden House: A Novel. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 9:30 am
    Tavis Smiley [#4199] Tavis talks with Congressman Steve Cohen about his plans to file Articles of Impeachment against President Trump and with Sonequa Martin-Green about her seminal lead role in television's Star Trek: Discovery. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 10:00 am
    Well Read [#603] Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Writings on the Wall A NBA Hall of Fame inductee, columnist for Time Magazine, author of young adult novels, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar joins Well Read to discuss his latest book, this time for an adult audience: Writings on the Wall: Searching for a New Equality Beyond Black and White. duration 26:46   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 10:30 am
    Closer to Truth [#1606] Religious Faith: Rational Or Rationalization? There is strain between faith and reason, yet many people proclaim their faith. Why? What generates faith? God? Or human psychology? Should we want to have faith? duration 26:46   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 11:00 am
    Rise of the Black Pharaohs Around 800 BC, Kush, a little-known subject state of Egypt, rose up and conquered Egypt, enthroned its own Pharaohs and ruled for nearly 100 years. This unlikely chapter of history has been buried by the Egyptians and was belittled by early archaeologists, who refused to believe that dark-skinned Africans could have risen so high. Now, in the heart of Sudan, archeologists are finding indisputable evidence of an advanced African society with powerful armies, vast reach and spiritually-driven imperial aspirations to rival the Egyptians'. duration 56:46   SRND51 TVPG
  • AFTERNOON
  • 12:00 pm
    Time Scanners [#101] Egyptian Pyramids The team travels to Egypt to scan the pyramids - the tombs of the mighty pharaohs - to find out how the necropolis evolved from simple mud-brick structures to the most impressive buildings in the ancient world. They use their cutting-edge laser technology to scan Djoser's Step Pyramid at Saqqara, Meidum's collapsed pyramid, the mysterious Bent Pyramid at Dashur and the famous Great Pyramid at Giza. duration 56:46   STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 1:00 pm
    Egypt's Treasure Guardians Follow a select group of individuals determined to bring Egypt back from the brink: to discover more of the country's history, keep its heritage safe and persuade tourists to visit the country again. duration 56:46   STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 2:00 pm
    NHK Newsline [#8125] duration 28:03   STEREO TVRE
  • 2:30 pm
    DW News [#14190] duration 28:00   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 3:00 pm
    Tavis Smiley [#4199] Tavis talks with Congressman Steve Cohen about his plans to file Articles of Impeachment against President Trump and with Sonequa Martin-Green about her seminal lead role in television's Star Trek: Discovery. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 3:30 pm
    Nightly Business Report [#36190] duration 26:46   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 4:00 pm
    PBS NewsHour [#12060] duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 5:00 pm
    BBC Newsnight [#17265H] duration 28:18   STEREO TVRE
  • 5:30 pm
    Democracy Now! [#7040] duration 59:00   STEREO TVRE
  • EVENING
  • 6:30 pm
    Nightly Business Report [#36190] duration 26:46   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 6:58 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#4475H] duration 1:00  
  • 7:00 pm
    PBS NewsHour [#12060] duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 7:57 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#4475H] duration 1:00  
  • 8:00 pm
    Charlie Rose [#23200H] (original air date 9/22/2017) A look at the week in politics with Mike Allen, co-founder of the news service Axios.
    *We conclude with musicians Pharrell Williams and Dave Matthews discussing Sunday's Concert for Charlottesville.
    duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 8:58 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#4475H] duration 1:00  
  • 9:00 pm
    Nightly Business Report [#36190] duration 26:46   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 9:28 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#4475H] duration 1:00  
  • 9:30 pm
    Tavis Smiley [#4200] Tavis talks with Rev. Dr. Willam J. Barber and Rev. Jim Wallis about organizing and rising up against what they are calling "A Gospel of Greed". duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 9:58 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#4475H] duration 1:00  
  • 10:00 pm
    PBS NewsHour [#12060] duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 10:57 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#4475H] duration 1:00  
  • 11:00 pm
    Democracy Now! [#7040] duration 59:00   STEREO TVRE
  • 12:00 am
    PBS NewsHour [#12060] duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
Friday, September 22, 2017

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    • 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!

    • 6/22-23 Ch9 & Ch54 Virtual ID issues

      (DT9-1 thru 9-3, and DT54-1 thru 54-5) KQED experienced a major technical issue with our Virtual ID info in our signals for DT9 and DT54, beginning apx 4pm Thursday 6/22, which was resolved apx 11am Friday 6/23. As background, almost every TV station in the Bay Area now transmits on a frequency which is different […]

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      (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 […]

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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.
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Channels 54.1, 9.2, 25.2
XFINITY 10 and HD 710
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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.