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Secrets of the Dead Previous Broadcasts

Jamestown's Dark Winter (Episode #1403H)

KQED Plus: Sun, Nov 19, 2017 -- 8:00 PM

Follow forensic anthropologists as they excavate the early American colony and uncover dark secrets. What do the newly discovered bones of a 14-year-old English girl reveal about what really happened during the winter of 1609?

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Thu, Nov 23, 2017 -- 4:00 AM
  • KQED Life: Wed, Nov 22, 2017 -- 10:00 PM
  • KQED Plus: Mon, Nov 20, 2017 -- 2:00 AM

JFK: One PM Central Standard Time (Episode #1301H)

KQED Life: Wed, Nov 8, 2017 -- 10:00 PM

Fifty years after the tragic shooting of President John F. Kennedy, this episode chronicles minute-by-minute the assassination as it was revealed in the CBS newsroom from the moment the President was shot until Walter Cronkite's emotional pronouncement of his death, one hour and eight minutes later. The drama of "One P.M. Central Standard Time" -- the episode title is taken from the time President Kennedy was declared dead at Parkland Hospital -- is played out amidst the chaos in Dallas, in the hospital, and in the CBS newsroom in New York. Included in the program will be moving memories from men and women who were there on the day -- in Dallas and New York.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Thu, Nov 9, 2017 -- 4:00 AM

Leonardo, The Man Who Saved Science (Episode #1604)

KQED World: Wed, Nov 8, 2017 -- 2:00 AM

Leonardo da Vinci is well known for his inventions as well as his art. But new evidence shows that many of his ideas were realized long before he sketched them out in his notebooks - some even 1,700 years before. Was Leonardo a copycat?

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Wed, Nov 8, 2017 -- 8:00 AM

Teotihuacan's Lost Kings (Episode #1504)

KQED World: Tue, Nov 7, 2017 -- 2:00 AM

Follow a team of scientists exploring royal tombs beneath the ancient Mexican city of Teotihuacan. After decades of research, these imperial burial chambers may reveal clues about the long-lost Teotihuacan culture and its mysterious people.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Tue, Nov 7, 2017 -- 8:00 AM

JFK: One PM Central Standard Time (Episode #1301H)

KQED Plus: Sun, Nov 5, 2017 -- 8:00 PM

Fifty years after the tragic shooting of President John F. Kennedy, this episode chronicles minute-by-minute the assassination as it was revealed in the CBS newsroom from the moment the President was shot until Walter Cronkite's emotional pronouncement of his death, one hour and eight minutes later. The drama of "One P.M. Central Standard Time" -- the episode title is taken from the time President Kennedy was declared dead at Parkland Hospital -- is played out amidst the chaos in Dallas, in the hospital, and in the CBS newsroom in New York. Included in the program will be moving memories from men and women who were there on the day -- in Dallas and New York.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Thu, Nov 9, 2017 -- 4:00 AM
  • KQED Plus: Mon, Nov 6, 2017 -- 3:00 PM
  • KQED Plus: Mon, Nov 6, 2017 -- 2:00 AM

Leonardo, The Man Who Saved Science (Episode #1604)

KQED World: Fri, Nov 3, 2017 -- 1:00 PM

Leonardo da Vinci is well known for his inventions as well as his art. But new evidence shows that many of his ideas were realized long before he sketched them out in his notebooks - some even 1,700 years before. Was Leonardo a copycat?

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Wed, Nov 8, 2017 -- 8:00 AM
  • KQED World: Sun, Nov 5, 2017 -- 2:00 AM

Teotihuacan's Lost Kings (Episode #1504)

KQED World: Fri, Nov 3, 2017 -- 12:00 PM

Follow a team of scientists exploring royal tombs beneath the ancient Mexican city of Teotihuacan. After decades of research, these imperial burial chambers may reveal clues about the long-lost Teotihuacan culture and its mysterious people.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Tue, Nov 7, 2017 -- 8:00 AM

Leonardo, The Man Who Saved Science (Episode #1604)

KQED World: Fri, Nov 3, 2017 -- 7:00 AM

Leonardo da Vinci is well known for his inventions as well as his art. But new evidence shows that many of his ideas were realized long before he sketched them out in his notebooks - some even 1,700 years before. Was Leonardo a copycat?

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Wed, Nov 8, 2017 -- 8:00 AM
  • KQED World: Sun, Nov 5, 2017 -- 2:00 AM

Teotihuacan's Lost Kings (Episode #1504)

KQED World: Fri, Nov 3, 2017 -- 6:00 AM

Follow a team of scientists exploring royal tombs beneath the ancient Mexican city of Teotihuacan. After decades of research, these imperial burial chambers may reveal clues about the long-lost Teotihuacan culture and its mysterious people.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Tue, Nov 7, 2017 -- 8:00 AM
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TV Technical Issues

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    • Audio Issue KQED DT 9.1 /25.1

      UPDATE: Audio has been restored, please report any issues!  If you?re still experiencing audio issues, you may need to rescan your television. Visit kqed.org/54move to learn how. Thank you for your patience while we resolve the issue!

    • KQED will no longer broadcast the KQEH signal from Monument Peak Tower effective 1/17/2018

      KQED will be removing its over-the-air television signal from the Monument Peak Tower in the San Jose area on January 17, 2018 (Note: this maintenance was previously scheduled for December 15, 2017). KQED will now broadcast our full suite of channels (KQED 9, KQED Plus, KQED World and PBS Kids) on Channel 9 and 54 […]

    • KQED LIFE OFF AIR Friday, December 15

      KQED will no longer offer the KQED Life channel beginning Friday, December 15. Several of the most popular exercise, cooking and lifestyle programs exclusive to KQED Life will now be scheduled on KQED Plus and KQED 9, where they can be experienced by more viewers. View/Download Schedule

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

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