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Charlie and the Curious Otters (Episode #3503H)

KQED 9: Wed, Oct 25, 2017 -- 8:00 PM

Filmmaker Charlie Hamilton James follows the story of three curious river otter orphans in Wisconsin and visits otters all over the globe. Join him as he uncovers the secrets to the otter's survival with innovative experiments, cameras and CGI.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Tue, Oct 31, 2017 -- 7:00 PM
  • KQED Plus: Mon, Oct 30, 2017 -- 11:00 AM
  • KQED World: Mon, Oct 30, 2017 -- 11:00 AM
  • KQED World: Mon, Oct 30, 2017 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED World: Sun, Oct 29, 2017 -- 9:01 PM
  • KQED World: Sun, Oct 29, 2017 -- 5:00 PM
  • KQED 9: Thu, Oct 26, 2017 -- 2:00 AM

Animal Reunions (Episode #3313H)

KQED 9: Wed, Oct 18, 2017 -- 8:00 PM

Feel the emotion as keepers and carers reunite with the wild animals that were once in their care to learn whether the close interspecies bonds that developed over many years in refuges and orphanages have stood the test of time.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Wed, Oct 25, 2017 -- 1:00 AM
  • KQED Life: Tue, Oct 24, 2017 -- 7:00 PM
  • KQED Plus: Mon, Oct 23, 2017 -- 11:00 AM
  • KQED World: Mon, Oct 23, 2017 -- 11:00 AM
  • KQED World: Mon, Oct 23, 2017 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED World: Sun, Oct 22, 2017 -- 9:00 PM
  • KQED World: Sun, Oct 22, 2017 -- 5:00 PM
  • KQED 9: Thu, Oct 19, 2017 -- 2:00 AM

Fox Tales (Episode #3502H)

KQED 9: Wed, Oct 11, 2017 -- 8:00 PM

Intelligent, resilient and bold, the red fox can change its behavior to thrive in new environments, from urban locales to the Arctic tundra. New scientific research offers a fascinating look into the secret life of these foxes.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Wed, Oct 18, 2017 -- 1:00 AM
  • KQED Life: Tue, Oct 17, 2017 -- 7:00 PM
  • KQED Plus: Mon, Oct 16, 2017 -- 11:00 AM
  • KQED World: Mon, Oct 16, 2017 -- 11:00 AM
  • KQED World: Mon, Oct 16, 2017 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED World: Sun, Oct 15, 2017 -- 9:00 PM
  • KQED World: Sun, Oct 15, 2017 -- 5:00 PM
  • KQED 9: Thu, Oct 12, 2017 -- 2:00 AM

Naledi: One Little Elephant (Episode #3501)

KQED 9: Wed, Oct 4, 2017 -- 8:00 PM

Born inside a sanctuary in the wilderness of Botswana, Naledi the baby elephant loses her mother and faces the world alone. It is now up to a devoted team of caretakers and researchers to urge Naledi to survive and help find her place in the herd.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Wed, Oct 11, 2017 -- 1:00 AM
  • KQED Life: Tue, Oct 10, 2017 -- 7:00 PM
  • KQED Plus: Mon, Oct 9, 2017 -- 11:00 AM
  • KQED World: Mon, Oct 9, 2017 -- 11:00 AM
  • KQED World: Mon, Oct 9, 2017 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED World: Sun, Oct 8, 2017 -- 9:00 PM
  • KQED World: Sun, Oct 8, 2017 -- 5:00 PM
  • KQED 9: Thu, Oct 5, 2017 -- 2:00 AM
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