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KQED World: Friday, June 16, 2017

Channels 9.3 •  54.5 | XFINITY 190

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Friday, June 16, 2017
  • 12:00 am
    PBS NewsHour [#11850] duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 1:00 am
    Nightly Business Report [#36119] Tonight on Nightly Business Report, Nike is cutting its workforce and shifting strategies, but investors don't seem pleased. Plus, some of the most popular 401(k) funds are loaded with tech stocks. Is yours one of them? duration 26:46   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 1:30 am
    Tavis Smiley [#4127] Tavis talks with novelist and poet Sherman Alexie about his book, You Don't Have to Say You Love Me: A Memoir. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 2:00 am
    Life on the Line [#106] Anchoring Hope Access to healthcare is a challenge for many people living in the Amazon jungle. Like Antenor, a father of seven who supports his family by producing agriculture. He's been sick and not able to bring enough food home. In a different village, 4-year-old Felipe has a difficult time playing with his friends. His heart problem is getting worse. Watch what happens next as a mission boat leaves a wake of hope. duration 29:00   STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 2:30 am
    On Story [#709H] Deconstructing Billy Wilder The unique filmmaking style of Billy Wilder and what makes his films relevant today are discussed. duration 26:48   STEREO TVPG
  • 3:00 am
    Well Read [#623] Ann Cleeves / Cold Earth and the Crow Trap Gerda Saunders joins us with her very personal book - Memory's Last Breath - based on the "field notes" she keeps in her journal about her life distorted by dementia. Coping with the complications of losing short-term memory, Saunders takes the reader and our viewers on a personal investigation of the brain and its mysteries, examining science and literature, and immersing herself in vivid memories of her childhood in South Africa. duration 26:46   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 3:30 am
    Closer to Truth [#1705] Can Metaphysics Discern God II? Metaphysics seeks insights into fundamental features of existence: It does not depend on human emotions or personal testimonies. When metaphysics focuses on God, what happens? duration 29:00   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 4:00 am
    Newsroom Tokyo [#483] duration 45:00   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 4:45 am
    Direct Talk [#174] 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
    Nova [#4111] Why Sharks Attack In recent years, an unusual spate of deadly shark attacks has gripped Australia, resulting in five deaths in 10 months. At the same time, great white sharks have begun appearing in growing numbers off the beaches of Cape Cod, Massachusetts, not far from the waters where Steven Spielberg filmed the ultimate shark fright film, Jaws. What's behind the mysterious arrival of this apex predator in an area where they've rarely been seen for hundreds of years? Are deadly encounters with tourists inevitable? To separate fact from fear, Nova teams up with leading shark experts in Australia and the United States to discover the science behind the great white's hunting instincts. Do sharks ever target humans or is each attack a tragic case of mistaken identity? Can a deeper understanding of shark senses lead scientists to design effective deterrents and help prevent future attacks? With shark populations around the world plummeting, scientists race to unlock the secrets of these powerful creatures of the deep in their quest to save people -- and sharks. duration 56:46   STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)
  • MORNING
  • 6:00 am
    Operation Maneater [#101] Great White Shark Mark Evans travels to Western Australia, where seven people have been killed by sharks in the last three years. Authorities have implemented radical measures to catch and kill any shark they deem a threat. Evans wants to find non-lethal solutions to keep people - and sharks - safe. He enters the water to attach tracking tags to great whites; joins beach patrol teams searching for sharks; and tests a new "multi-spectral" camera that spots sharks from the air even when they are hidden several meters underwater. duration 56:46   STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 7:00 am
    9 Months That Made You [#103H] The Final Countdown Meet the miracle that is you. See how your time in the womb, as your senses mature, has determined your destiny on the outside. Survey the latest epigenetic research that shows how the womb environment leaves its mark, even altering your DNA. duration 56:46   STEREO TVPG
  • 8:00 am
    Life on the Line [#106] Anchoring Hope Access to healthcare is a challenge for many people living in the Amazon jungle. Like Antenor, a father of seven who supports his family by producing agriculture. He's been sick and not able to bring enough food home. In a different village, 4-year-old Felipe has a difficult time playing with his friends. His heart problem is getting worse. Watch what happens next as a mission boat leaves a wake of hope. duration 29:00   STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 8:30 am
    On Story [#709H] Deconstructing Billy Wilder The unique filmmaking style of Billy Wilder and what makes his films relevant today are discussed. duration 26:48   STEREO TVPG
  • 9:00 am
    Tavis Smiley [#4128] Tavis talks with with director and producer Roger Corman about his film Death Race 2050 and with musicians Taj Mahal and Keb' Mo' about their latest CD, "TajMo". duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 9:30 am
    Tavis Smiley [#4129] Tavis talks with actor and author Alan Alda about his book and with musician Benjamin Booker about his cd and tour. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 10:00 am
    Well Read [#623] Ann Cleeves / Cold Earth and the Crow Trap Gerda Saunders joins us with her very personal book - Memory's Last Breath - based on the "field notes" she keeps in her journal about her life distorted by dementia. Coping with the complications of losing short-term memory, Saunders takes the reader and our viewers on a personal investigation of the brain and its mysteries, examining science and literature, and immersing herself in vivid memories of her childhood in South Africa. duration 26:46   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 10:30 am
    Closer to Truth [#1705] Can Metaphysics Discern God II? Metaphysics seeks insights into fundamental features of existence: It does not depend on human emotions or personal testimonies. When metaphysics focuses on God, what happens? duration 29:00   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 11:00 am
    Nova [#4111] Why Sharks Attack In recent years, an unusual spate of deadly shark attacks has gripped Australia, resulting in five deaths in 10 months. At the same time, great white sharks have begun appearing in growing numbers off the beaches of Cape Cod, Massachusetts, not far from the waters where Steven Spielberg filmed the ultimate shark fright film, Jaws. What's behind the mysterious arrival of this apex predator in an area where they've rarely been seen for hundreds of years? Are deadly encounters with tourists inevitable? To separate fact from fear, Nova teams up with leading shark experts in Australia and the United States to discover the science behind the great white's hunting instincts. Do sharks ever target humans or is each attack a tragic case of mistaken identity? Can a deeper understanding of shark senses lead scientists to design effective deterrents and help prevent future attacks? With shark populations around the world plummeting, scientists race to unlock the secrets of these powerful creatures of the deep in their quest to save people -- and sharks. duration 56:46   STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)
  • AFTERNOON
  • 12:00 pm
    Operation Maneater [#101] Great White Shark Mark Evans travels to Western Australia, where seven people have been killed by sharks in the last three years. Authorities have implemented radical measures to catch and kill any shark they deem a threat. Evans wants to find non-lethal solutions to keep people - and sharks - safe. He enters the water to attach tracking tags to great whites; joins beach patrol teams searching for sharks; and tests a new "multi-spectral" camera that spots sharks from the air even when they are hidden several meters underwater. duration 56:46   STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 1:00 pm
    9 Months That Made You [#103H] The Final Countdown Meet the miracle that is you. See how your time in the womb, as your senses mature, has determined your destiny on the outside. Survey the latest epigenetic research that shows how the womb environment leaves its mark, even altering your DNA. duration 56:46   STEREO TVPG
  • 2:00 pm
    NHK Newsline [#8055] duration 28:03   STEREO TVRE
  • 2:30 pm
    DW News [#14120] duration 28:00   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 3:00 pm
    Tavis Smiley [#4129] Tavis talks with actor and author Alan Alda about his book and with musician Benjamin Booker about his cd and tour. duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 3:30 pm
    Nightly Business Report [#36120] Tonight on Nightly Business Report, Amazon buys Whole Foods and the deal is sending a chill across the entire grocer industry. Plus, why President Trump is charting a new course with Cuba. duration 26:46   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 4:00 pm
    PBS NewsHour [#11851] duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 5:00 pm
    BBC Newsnight [#17167H] duration 28:18   STEREO TVRE
  • 5:30 pm
    Democracy Now! [#6235] duration 59:00   TVRE
  • EVENING
  • 6:30 pm
    Nightly Business Report [#36120] Tonight on Nightly Business Report, Amazon buys Whole Foods and the deal is sending a chill across the entire grocer industry. Plus, why President Trump is charting a new course with Cuba. duration 26:46   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 6:58 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#4405H] duration 1:00  
  • 7:00 pm
    PBS NewsHour [#11851] duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 7:57 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#4405H] duration 1:00  
  • 8:00 pm
    Charlie Rose [#23130] (original broadcast date: 6/16/17)
    * an update on the Russian airstrike that may have killed ISIS leader, Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi with guest host Jeff Glor and Michael Weiss, author of "Inside the Army of Terror."
    * We conclude with director Oliver Stone, he discusses his four part documentary for Showtime, "The Putin Interviews."
    duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE
  • 8:58 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#4405H] duration 1:00  
  • 9:00 pm
    Nightly Business Report [#36120] Tonight on Nightly Business Report, Amazon buys Whole Foods and the deal is sending a chill across the entire grocer industry. Plus, why President Trump is charting a new course with Cuba. duration 26:46   STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)
  • 9:28 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#4405H] duration 1:00  
  • 9:30 pm
    Tavis Smiley [#4130] Tavis talks with legendary entertainer Tony Bennett about his latest projects and the continued celebration of his 90th year. (encore broadcast) duration 26:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 9:58 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#4405H] duration 1:00  
  • 10:00 pm
    PBS NewsHour [#11851] duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
  • 10:57 pm
    NBR NewsBrief [#4405H] duration 1:00  
  • 11:00 pm
    Democracy Now! [#6235] duration 59:00   TVRE
  • 12:00 am
    PBS NewsHour [#11851] duration 56:46   STEREO TVRE (Secondary audio: none)
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XFINITY 190 Monterey/Salinas 371 and Sacramento/Fairfield 390)
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