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NHK Special

1/17 Tue.  8:45PM (ET) / 5:45PM (PT)

22 years have passed since the Great Hanshin Earthquake which claimed more than 6,000 lives. According to a recent analysis of disaster victims, women are more likely to suffer a blood clot than men after experiencing a stressful life at shelters. It also takes longer time to eliminate their anxieties. The program questions disaster preparedness and reconstruction efforts provided without noticing those facts and considers how we can protect women's mind and body from disasters.


Family History

1/19 Thu.  8:00PM (ET) / 5:00PM (PT)

The program unveils the family history of TV celebrities.


NHK Special

1/21 Sat.  9:00PM (ET) / 6:00PM (PT)

A documentary based on timely subjects famous for its dignity and in-depth reporting.


Great Himalayan Belt

1/22 Sun.  3:00PM (ET) / 12:00PM (PT)

The Kali Gandaki River runs through the Himalayas from the Tibetan Plateau to India. It is a 630-kilometer-long river and also a key to unravel the history of the Himalayan orogeny which occurred several hundred million years ago. The program explores mysteries over the Himalayas by going up the river while enjoying the beautiful and spectacular sights.


NHK Special

1/22 Sun.  10:15PM (ET) / 7:15PM (PT)

Many serious risks like large-scale earthquakes, extreme weather and outbreaks of new viruses are foreseen in Japan's future. In order to survive the coming "era of major disasters," the program unravels those mechanisms scientifically and delves into the forefront of countermeasures in a series. The fourth episode features a disastrous fire triggered by an earthquake.


The Professionals

1/23 Mon.  11:20PM (ET) / 8:20PM (PT)

A documentary series that focuses on first-class professionals from various fields.


Historical Anecdote

1/24 Tue.  9:00PM (ET) / 6:00PM (PT)

Enjoy the exciting revelations of inspiring human drama of heroes, great artists and even the ordinary people that helped shape 1800 years of Japan's history.


NHK Special

1/29 Sun.  10:15PM (ET) / 7:15PM (PT)

The Asian black bear, the king of the forest, is a very cautious animal living in a dense forest. Their behavior has long been shrouded in mystery. The program takes a close look at the Asian black bears in Ashio, located in the western part of Tochigi Prefecture, through the eyes of a local cameraman Hiroshi Yokota who has been watching them for 28 years.


Asia Insight

Asia Insight

Wed

6:30am-7:00am (ET)/3:30am-4:00am (PT)

© NHK
Beautiful Moments Around The World

Beautiful Moments Around The World

Sun

12:10am-1:00am (ET)/9:10pm-10:00pm (PT)

© NHK
Charider--The Cyclist

Charider--The Cyclist

Wed

4:00am-4:30am (ET)/1:00am-1:30am (PT)

© NHK
Edutainment

Edutainment "Sciencer" Show

Sun

4:30pm-5:00pm (ET)/1:30pm-2:00pm (PT)

© NHK
Family History

Family History

Thu

8:00pm-8:45pm (ET)/5:00pm-5:45pm (PT)

Family History

RepeatFamily History

Mon

3:00am-3:50am (ET)/12:00am-12:50am (PT)

Food Expedition-

Food Expedition-"OKAWARI NIPPON!"

Thu

5:00pm-5:30pm (ET)/2:00pm-2:30pm (PT)

© NHK
Gentle Journeys

Gentle Journeys

Sun

8:30am-9:00am (ET)/5:30am-6:00am (PT)

© NHK
Haiku Poetry

Haiku Poetry

Sat

6:30am-7:00am (ET)/3:30am-4:00am (PT)

© NHK
Help me Master!

Help me Master!

Sun

11:15am-11:45am (ET)/8:15am-8:45am (PT)

Historical Anecdote

Historical Anecdote

Tue

9:00pm-9:45pm (ET)/6:00pm-6:45pm (PT)

© NHK
Historical Anecdote

RepeatHistorical Anecdote

Thu

3:00am-3:50am (ET)/12:00am-12:50am (PT)

© NHK
Hometown Stories

Hometown Stories

Fri

12:30pm-12:55pm (ET)/9:30am-9:55am (PT)

© NHK
Hurray to the Angler

Hurray to the Angler

Sun

7:30am-8:00am (ET)/4:30am-5:00am (PT)

© NHK
Journey of the Heart Across Japan

Journey of the Heart Across Japan

Mon,Tue

1:00am-2:00am (ET)/10:00pm-11:00pm (PT)

© NHK
Journeys in Japan

Journeys in Japan

Thu

6:30am-7:00am (ET)/3:30am-4:00am (PT)

© NHK
Leisurely Railway Journey Across Japan

Leisurely Railway Journey Across Japan

Sun

7:30am-8:00am (ET)/4:30am-5:00am (PT)

© NHK
Life Design U-29

Life Design U-29

Tue

4:00am-4:30am (ET)/1:00am-1:30am (PT)

© NHK
March to Recovery

March to Recovery

Sun

6:10am-7:00am (ET)/3:10am-4:00am (PT)

© NHK
Meet the Legend

Meet the Legend

Thu

8:45pm-8:57pm (ET)/5:45pm-5:57pm (PT)

© NHK
Meet the Legend

RepeatMeet the Legend

Sun

1:00am-1:15am (ET)/10:00pm-10:15pm (PT)

© NHK
Miracle Lesson: World's Greatest Coaches and their Students

Miracle Lesson: World's Greatest Coaches and their Students

Sun

11:45am-12:05pm (ET)/8:45am-9:05am (PT)

© NHK
Miracle Lesson: World's Greatest Coaches and their Students

RepeatMiracle Lesson: World's Greatest Coaches and their Students

Mon

12:40am-1:00am (ET)/9:40pm-10:00pm (PT)

© NHK
Natural Grandeur of the East

Natural Grandeur of the East

Sun

8:15am-8:30am (ET)/5:15am-5:30am (PT)

© NHK
Natural Grandeur of the East

RepeatNatural Grandeur of the East

Wed

3:30am-3:50am (ET)/12:30am-12:50am (PT)

© NHK
Nature Wonder Land

Nature Wonder Land

Sat

7:10pm-7:40pm (ET)/4:10pm-4:40pm (PT)

© NHK
NEXT For the Future

NEXT For the Future

Wed

4:30am-5:00am (ET)/1:30am-2:00am (PT)

© NHK
NHK Special

NHK Special

Sun

10:15pm-11:15pm (ET)/7:15pm-8:15pm (PT)

© NHK
NHK Special

RepeatNHK Special

Mon

5:10am-6:00am (ET)/2:10am-3:00am (PT)

© NHK

NHK Special 5min

Sun

2:05pm-2:10pm (ET)/11:05am-11:10am (PT)

© NHK
Nyan-chu World Broadcaster Mini

Nyan-chu World Broadcaster Mini

Mon-Fri

6:55pm-7:00pm (ET)/3:55pm-4:00pm (PT)

RYU'S TALKING LIVE

Fri

11:10pm-12:00am (ET)/8:10pm-9:00pm (PT)

RepeatRYU'S TALKING LIVE

Sat

1:10pm-2:00pm (ET)/10:10am-11:00am (PT)

SCIENCE ZERO

SCIENCE ZERO

Sat

4:30pm-5:00pm (ET)/1:30pm-2:00pm (PT)

© NHK
Seasoning the Seasons

Seasoning the Seasons

Thu

4:00am-5:00am (ET)/1:00am-2:00am (PT)

© NHK
Somewhere Street

Somewhere Street

Sat

2:00pm-3:00pm (ET)/11:00am-12:00pm (PT)

© NHK
Strolling with Tamori

Strolling with Tamori

Sun

7:10pm-8:00pm (ET)/4:10pm-5:00pm (PT)

Strolling with Tamori

RepeatStrolling with Tamori

Mon

2:10am-3:00am (ET)/11:10pm-12:00am (PT)

SUPER PRESENTATION

SUPER PRESENTATION

Thu

1:00am-1:25am (ET)/10:00pm-10:25pm (PT)

Supreme Skills!

Supreme Skills!

Sat

7:40pm-8:10pm (ET)/4:40pm-5:10pm (PT)

© NHK
Tanka Poetry

Tanka Poetry

Sat

6:00am-6:30am (ET)/3:00am-3:30am (PT)

© NHK
The Challengers

The Challengers

Wed

8:40pm-8:50pm (ET)/5:40pm-5:50pm (PT)

© NHK
The Challengers

RepeatThe Challengers

Sun

2:50am-3:00am (ET)/11:50pm-12:00am (PT)

© NHK
The Fountain of Ancient Wisdom

The Fountain of Ancient Wisdom

Wed

1:15am-2:00am (ET)/10:15pm-11:00pm (PT)

© NHK
The Great Summits

The Great Summits

Tue

8:45pm-9:00pm (ET)/5:45pm-6:00pm (PT)

© NHK
The Mark of Beauty

The Mark of Beauty

Mon

5:00pm-5:30pm (ET)/2:00pm-2:30pm (PT)

© NHK
The Professionals

The Professionals

Mon

11:15pm-12:10am (ET)/8:15pm-9:10pm (PT)

© NHK
The Professionals

RepeatThe Professionals

Tue

3:00am-3:50am (ET)/12:00am-12:50am (PT)

© NHK
Three Days, Three Nights

Three Days, Three Nights

Wed

12:15am-12:45am (ET)/9:15pm-9:45pm (PT)

© NHK

Today's Close-up Plus

Mon,Tue,Wed,Thu

9:00am-9:30am (ET)/6:00am-6:30am (PT)

Tohoku

Tohoku "En" Travelogue

Thu

5:00pm-5:30pm (ET)/2:00pm-2:30pm (PT)

© NHK
TOKYO Deep!

TOKYO Deep!

Mon

4:00am-4:30am (ET)/1:00am-1:30am (PT)

Tokyo Metropolis

Fri

9:00am-9:30am (ET)/6:00am-6:30am (PT)

World News Academy

World News Academy

Sun

10:40am-11:15am (ET)/7:40am-8:15am (PT)

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