KQED Public Radio Highlights
This American Life
Saturday at 12:00pm
Repeats at 9:00pm
Exactly how incompetent you are. What your ex’s best friend really thinks of you. The approximate time that you will die. Some things in life are better not to know about. And sometimes there can be a benefit to not knowing.
Saturday at 2:00pm
Repeats at midnight
There are so many ways to fall—in love, asleep, even flat on your face. Jump into a black hole, take a trip over Niagara Falls, upend some myths about falling cats, and plunge into our favorite songs about falling.
Living on Earth
Saturday at 4:00pm
Repeats at 4:00am
Host Steve Curwood speaks with Portsmouth University environmental scientist Jim Smith, who offers his perspective on the health of insect and mammal populations inside the Chernobyl exclusion zone.
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Daily news and a weekly newsmagazine, produced by KQED in partnership with stations statewide.
Cy Musiker and David Wiegand on the hottest tickets and shows in Northern California.
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KQED's local news program reporting on the latest happenings in Northern California.
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