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Bay Area Revelations

Friday, Oct 11, 2019 at 10:28 AM PDT

Where Were You When the Loma Prieta Earthquake Hit?

Where Were You When the Loma Prieta Earthquake Hit?

If you were in the Bay Area when the 6.9 Loma Prieta earthquake hit, you know where you were, what you were doing and what you felt. In this video, we asked each of our Bay Area Revelations interviewees to share...

Monday, Sep 9, 2019 at 12:25 PM PDT

Former Oakland A's Players Share Memories From Earthquake

Former Oakland A's Players Share Memories From Earthquake

Former A's pitcher Dave Stewart says it was a blessing his family was late for Game 3 on October 17, 1989. In this clip, the Oakland native gets emotional, recalling the devastation of the Cypress freeway. Also,...

Monday, Sep 9, 2019 at 01:00 PM PDT

Rebuilding Santa Cruz: The Bookshop Miracle Story

Rebuilding Santa Cruz: The Bookshop Miracle Story

Bookshop Santa Cruz has been a family business for more than 50 years. When Loma Prieta hit, the building was no longer safe to go in. But, with the help of the community, the Coonerty's business survived, even...

Monday, Sep 9, 2019 at 01:23 PM PDT

Bay Area Revelations: Loma Prieta Earthquake, 30 Years Later

Bay Area Revelations: Loma Prieta Earthquake, 30 Years Later

The Bay Area marks the 30th anniversary of the Loma Prieta earthquake on October 17th. If you were in the Bay Area on that day in 1989, you knew where you were and what you were doing at 5:04 p.m. when the 6.9...

Saturday, Jul 20, 2019 at 09:11 PM PDT

Bay Area Revelations: Exploring Space

Bay Area Revelations: Exploring Space

We take a look at the future of space travel and the Bay Area's critical role in sending man to the moon.

Sunday, Jul 21, 2019 at 02:25 PM PDT

President Nixon's Visit to the USS Hornet

President Nixon's Visit to the USS Hornet

President Nixon made a brief stop on the USS Hornet to welcome back the Apollo 11 astronauts after their historic moon journey. In this video, check out where the former president stayed during his visit. At the...

Wednesday, Jul 3, 2019 at 12:31 PM PDT

USS Hornet: Tour Ship That Brought Home Apollo Astronauts

USS Hornet: Tour Ship That Brought Home Apollo Astronauts

Docked at a quiet, out-of-the-way pier near what was once Alameda's bustling Naval Air Station, the USS Hornet sits as a monument to the Navy, but also to the U.S. space program that successfully landed two men...

Wednesday, Jul 17, 2019 at 01:22 PM PDT

NASA Ames Employee Shares Story About Shirley Temple's Crab

NASA Ames Employee Shares Story About Shirley Temple's Crab

Jack Boyd, one of the longest-serving NASA Ames employees, didn't get that prom date with Shirley Temple as a teenager. However, he did get a good consolation prize decades later: Shirley Temple's secret...

Saturday, Jul 20, 2019 at 09:07 PM PDT

Bay Area Revelations: Exploring Space

Bay Area Revelations: Exploring Space

In this 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.

Sunday, Jul 21, 2019 at 02:22 PM PDT

What's It Like To Live In Space?

What's It Like To Live In Space?

Three former NASA astronauts share what it's like to live in space. Steve Smith, Tammy Jernigan, Jeff Wisoff explain the difficulties of everyday life on earth, like going to the bathroom, sleeping, eating...

ON THE NEXT EPISODE

In the next installment of our award-winning documentary, we’ll take a look at how the Loma Prieta earthquake forever changed the Bay Area and what’s being done to prepare for the next big one. Hear untold stories from survivors, first responders and unsung heroes from that day. "Loma Prieta Earthquake, 30 Years Later" debuts on Sunday, October 13th at 10:00 p.m. An encore presentation airs Saturday, October 19th at 4:00 p.m.

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