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Sinking Cities Previous Broadcasts

Miami (Episode #104)

KQED World: Thu, May 23, 2019 -- 3:00 PM

Discover how engineers and planners might protect Miami from rising seas and violent storms. As development booms, the city must utilize creative solutions to mitigate the challenges of stronger and more frequent hurricanes.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Tue, May 28, 2019 -- 8:00 AM
  • KQED World: Tue, May 28, 2019 -- 2:00 AM
  • KQED World: Sat, May 25, 2019 -- 2:00 AM
  • KQED World: Fri, May 24, 2019 -- 1:00 PM
  • KQED World: Fri, May 24, 2019 -- 7:00 AM
  • KQED World: Thu, May 23, 2019 -- 6:00 PM

London (Episode #103)

KQED World: Tue, May 21, 2019 -- 2:00 AM

Discover why London's Thames Barrier is no longer enough to keep the city safe from climate challenges. The system was once successful, but now London must explore both low-tech fixes and some of the most advanced solutions in the world.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Tue, May 21, 2019 -- 8:00 AM

Miami (Episode #104)

KQED Plus: Mon, May 20, 2019 -- 4:00 PM

Discover how engineers and planners might protect Miami from rising seas and violent storms. As development booms, the city must utilize creative solutions to mitigate the challenges of stronger and more frequent hurricanes.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Tue, May 28, 2019 -- 8:00 AM
  • KQED World: Tue, May 28, 2019 -- 2:00 AM
  • KQED World: Sat, May 25, 2019 -- 2:00 AM
  • KQED World: Fri, May 24, 2019 -- 1:00 PM
  • KQED World: Fri, May 24, 2019 -- 7:00 AM
  • KQED World: Thu, May 23, 2019 -- 6:00 PM

London (Episode #103)

KQED World: Thu, May 16, 2019 -- 3:00 PM

Discover why London's Thames Barrier is no longer enough to keep the city safe from climate challenges. The system was once successful, but now London must explore both low-tech fixes and some of the most advanced solutions in the world.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Tue, May 21, 2019 -- 8:00 AM
  • KQED World: Sat, May 18, 2019 -- 2:00 AM
  • KQED World: Fri, May 17, 2019 -- 1:00 PM
  • KQED World: Fri, May 17, 2019 -- 7:00 AM
  • KQED World: Thu, May 16, 2019 -- 6:00 PM

Tokyo (Episode #102)

KQED World: Tue, May 14, 2019 -- 2:00 AM

Discover how Tokyo is looking for new ways to fight back against rising waters. Typhoons, tsunamis, earthquakes and sinking neighborhoods are just a few of the problems threatening one of the world's most populous cities.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Tue, May 14, 2019 -- 8:00 AM

London (Episode #103)

KQED Plus: Mon, May 13, 2019 -- 4:00 PM

Discover why London's Thames Barrier is no longer enough to keep the city safe from climate challenges. The system was once successful, but now London must explore both low-tech fixes and some of the most advanced solutions in the world.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Tue, May 21, 2019 -- 8:00 AM
  • KQED World: Sat, May 18, 2019 -- 2:00 AM
  • KQED World: Fri, May 17, 2019 -- 1:00 PM
  • KQED World: Fri, May 17, 2019 -- 7:00 AM
  • KQED World: Thu, May 16, 2019 -- 6:00 PM

Tokyo (Episode #102)

KQED World: Thu, May 9, 2019 -- 3:00 PM

Discover how Tokyo is looking for new ways to fight back against rising waters. Typhoons, tsunamis, earthquakes and sinking neighborhoods are just a few of the problems threatening one of the world's most populous cities.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Tue, May 14, 2019 -- 8:00 AM
  • KQED World: Sat, May 11, 2019 -- 2:00 AM
  • KQED World: Fri, May 10, 2019 -- 1:00 PM
  • KQED World: Fri, May 10, 2019 -- 7:00 AM
  • KQED World: Thu, May 9, 2019 -- 6:00 PM

New York (Episode #101)

KQED World: Tue, May 7, 2019 -- 2:00 AM

Discover how New York City might defend itself against rising seas and the next big storm. With 520 miles of shoreline and absolutely no coastal protection, engineers and urban planners are tackling the problem with creative engineering.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Tue, May 7, 2019 -- 8:00 AM

Tokyo (Episode #102)

KQED Plus: Mon, May 6, 2019 -- 4:00 PM

Discover how Tokyo is looking for new ways to fight back against rising waters. Typhoons, tsunamis, earthquakes and sinking neighborhoods are just a few of the problems threatening one of the world's most populous cities.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Tue, May 14, 2019 -- 8:00 AM
  • KQED World: Sat, May 11, 2019 -- 2:00 AM
  • KQED World: Fri, May 10, 2019 -- 1:00 PM
  • KQED World: Fri, May 10, 2019 -- 7:00 AM
  • KQED World: Thu, May 9, 2019 -- 6:00 PM

New York (Episode #101)

KQED World: Thu, May 2, 2019 -- 3:00 PM

Discover how New York City might defend itself against rising seas and the next big storm. With 520 miles of shoreline and absolutely no coastal protection, engineers and urban planners are tackling the problem with creative engineering.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Tue, May 7, 2019 -- 8:00 AM
  • KQED World: Sat, May 4, 2019 -- 2:00 AM
  • KQED World: Fri, May 3, 2019 -- 1:00 PM
  • KQED World: Fri, May 3, 2019 -- 7:00 AM
  • KQED World: Thu, May 2, 2019 -- 6:00 PM
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