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Bay Area Revelations

Monday, Jun 3, 2019 at 11:27 AM PDT

Historian Describes Apollo 11 Astronauts

Historian Describes Apollo 11 Astronauts

A pocket protector geek, private person and the energizer bunny. Historian Bob Fish shares his thoughts on what the Apollo 11 astronauts were like. In this video, Fish talks about the men in the following...

Wednesday, Jul 17, 2019 at 06:50 PM PDT

Former Hornet Crew Members Recall Favorite Memories on Ship

Former Hornet Crew Members Recall Favorite Memories on Ship

Rolf Sabye and Tim Wilson were part of the crew on the USS Hornet in 1969 that safely recovered the Apollo 11 astronauts. The men underwent rigorous training a month before splashdown. In this clip, the two...

Wednesday, Jul 17, 2019 at 07:00 PM PDT

"That Was A Reality Check," Former Hornet Crew Member Describes Most Terrifying Moment Onboard

"That Was A Reality Check," Former Hornet Crew Member Describes Most Terrifying Moment Onboard

Rolf Sabye was 19-years-old when he was assigned to the USS Hornet.  In 1969, Sabye was part of the navigation unit during the Apollo 11 splashdown. In this clip, he recalls the most terrifying time on the...

Monday, Jun 3, 2019 at 11:49 AM PDT

Bay Area Revelations: Culture of Hip Hop

Bay Area Revelations: Culture of Hip Hop

Bay Area hip hop's moment started 40 years ago with fiercely independent artists who created their own sound and set their own rules.

Monday, Apr 29, 2019 at 07:54 PM PDT

Culture of Hip Hop

Culture of Hip Hop

In this installment of our award-winning documentary series, we take a look at how hip hop changed the Bay Area. The sound consists of a little funk, a lot of heavy bass and people want to get up and dance. Bay...

Wednesday, Mar 20, 2019 at 12:57 PM PDT

Oakland Rapper Too Short Describes Various Writing Techniques

Oakland Rapper Too Short Describes Various Writing Techniques

Too Short has been writing raps since he was a teenager. The Oakland rapper shares the various writing methods he's used after releasing 20 albums in his nearly 40-year career.  

Thursday, Apr 18, 2019 at 07:26 PM PDT

E-40 Lingo: What Did He Say?

E-40 Lingo: What Did He Say?

E-40 is known for his unique, creative lingo like "fosheezy", "cheddar", "yay area". The vallejo rapper explains what those terms mean and where they came from.

Wednesday, Mar 20, 2019 at 12:56 PM PDT

Oakland Rapper G-Eazy Talks About E-40 And Too Short

Oakland Rapper G-Eazy Talks About E-40 And Too Short

G-Eazy talks about his relationship and admiration for E-40 and Too Short. The international superstar says the legendary Bay Area rappers inspired him, including the gift E-40 gave him and one of the first...

Thursday, Apr 18, 2019 at 07:27 PM PDT

Hieroglyphics Discuss Bay Area's Hip Hop Scene & the Future

Hieroglyphics Discuss Bay Area's Hip Hop Scene & the Future

Hip hop collective Hieroglyphics talk about the Bay Area's underground music scene. The members, from Oakland, include A-Plus, Domino and Pep Love. They look at how hip hop has evolved in the last few...

Thursday, Apr 18, 2019 at 07:24 PM PDT

What You May Not Know: Saweetie's Favorite Things

What You May Not Know: Saweetie's Favorite Things

Saweetie, also known as "Icy Grl", shares with us some of her most favorite things. In this video clip, the Hayward rapper talks about Costco hot dogs, her "go-to" things to wear, what it...

ON THE NEXT EPISODE

In the next installment of our award-winning documentary series, we take a look at the future of space travel and the Bay Area's critical role in sending man to the moon. An encore presentation airs 9 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 25.

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