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Japan's legion of missing workers is growing. Some care for elderly parents and are forced to give up looking for jobs. How do they cope with a hand-to-mouth existence and how can they be helped?

  • Saturday, November 23
    8:10 am on NHK 9.4
    Japan's legion of missing workers is growing. Some care for elderly parents and are forced to give up looking for jobs. How do they cope with a hand-to-mouth existence and how can they be helped?
  • Saturday, November 23
    2:10 pm on NHK 9.4
    Japan's legion of missing workers is growing. Some care for elderly parents and are forced to give up looking for jobs. How do they cope with a hand-to-mouth existence and how can they be helped?
  • Saturday, November 23
    8:10 pm on NHK 9.4
    Japan's legion of missing workers is growing. Some care for elderly parents and are forced to give up looking for jobs. How do they cope with a hand-to-mouth existence and how can they be helped?
  • Sunday, November 24
    2:10 am on NHK 9.4
    Japan's legion of missing workers is growing. Some care for elderly parents and are forced to give up looking for jobs. How do they cope with a hand-to-mouth existence and how can they be helped?
  • Saturday, November 30
    8:10 am on NHK 9.4
    This is a series of documentaries that features in-depth examinations of political, economic, and social challenges facing Japan and the world.
  • Saturday, November 30
    2:10 pm on NHK 9.4
    This is a series of documentaries that features in-depth examinations of political, economic, and social challenges facing Japan and the world.
  • Saturday, November 30
    8:10 pm on NHK 9.4
    This is a series of documentaries that features in-depth examinations of political, economic, and social challenges facing Japan and the world.
  • Sunday, December 1
    2:10 am on NHK 9.4
    This is a series of documentaries that features in-depth examinations of political, economic, and social challenges facing Japan and the world.
  • Us - China Technology War
    Thursday, December 5
    9:00 pm on UEN-TV 9.1
    China is pressing ahead with advanced encryption technology like blockchain to challenge US hegemony. We look at the high-tech war between the 2 superpowers for information and financial dominance.
  • Saturday, December 7
    8:10 am on NHK 9.4
    Japan's science and technology future looks bleak. But a Nobel laureate is once making waves. How has he continued to innovate? We look into the struggle to keep Japan at the forefront of research.
  • Saturday, December 7
    2:10 pm on NHK 9.4
    Japan's science and technology future looks bleak. But a Nobel laureate is once making waves. How has he continued to innovate? We look into the struggle to keep Japan at the forefront of research.
  • Saturday, December 7
    8:10 pm on NHK 9.4
    Japan's science and technology future looks bleak. But a Nobel laureate is once making waves. How has he continued to innovate? We look into the struggle to keep Japan at the forefront of research.
  • Sunday, December 8
    2:10 am on NHK 9.4
    Japan's science and technology future looks bleak. But a Nobel laureate is once making waves. How has he continued to innovate? We look into the struggle to keep Japan at the forefront of research.
  • Saturday, December 14
    8:10 am on NHK 9.4
    This is a series of documentaries that features in-depth examinations of political, economic, and social challenges facing Japan and the world.
  • Saturday, December 14
    2:10 pm on NHK 9.4
    This is a series of documentaries that features in-depth examinations of political, economic, and social challenges facing Japan and the world.
  • Saturday, December 14
    8:10 pm on NHK 9.4
    This is a series of documentaries that features in-depth examinations of political, economic, and social challenges facing Japan and the world.
  • Sunday, December 15
    2:10 am on NHK 9.4
    This is a series of documentaries that features in-depth examinations of political, economic, and social challenges facing Japan and the world.
  • Saturday, December 21
    8:10 am on NHK 9.4
    This is a series of documentaries that features in-depth examinations of political, economic, and social challenges facing Japan and the world.
  • Saturday, December 21
    2:10 pm on NHK 9.4
    This is a series of documentaries that features in-depth examinations of political, economic, and social challenges facing Japan and the world.
  • Saturday, December 21
    8:10 pm on NHK 9.4
    This is a series of documentaries that features in-depth examinations of political, economic, and social challenges facing Japan and the world.
  • Sunday, December 22
    2:10 am on NHK 9.4
    This is a series of documentaries that features in-depth examinations of political, economic, and social challenges facing Japan and the world.
  • Saturday, December 28
    8:10 am on NHK 9.4
    More than 150 years ago, Tokyo was called Edo. It had the highest population of any city in the world. Let's try and find why the world's largest city emerged in a remote corner of Asia.
  • Saturday, December 28
    2:10 pm on NHK 9.4
    More than 150 years ago, Tokyo was called Edo. It had the highest population of any city in the world. Let's try and find why the world's largest city emerged in a remote corner of Asia.
  • Saturday, December 28
    8:10 pm on NHK 9.4
    More than 150 years ago, Tokyo was called Edo. It had the highest population of any city in the world. Let's try and find why the world's largest city emerged in a remote corner of Asia.
  • Sunday, December 29
    2:10 am on NHK 9.4
    More than 150 years ago, Tokyo was called Edo. It had the highest population of any city in the world. Let's try and find why the world's largest city emerged in a remote corner of Asia.

 

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  • Sunday, November 17
    2:10 am on NHK 9.4
    Therapy dog Bailey has been comforting sick children for 9 years. Now on the verge of retirement, he's dedicating himself to caring for Yui, a young girl with a life-threatening illness.
  • Saturday, November 16
    8:10 pm on NHK 9.4
    Therapy dog Bailey has been comforting sick children for 9 years. Now on the verge of retirement, he's dedicating himself to caring for Yui, a young girl with a life-threatening illness.
  • Saturday, November 16
    2:10 pm on NHK 9.4
    Therapy dog Bailey has been comforting sick children for 9 years. Now on the verge of retirement, he's dedicating himself to caring for Yui, a young girl with a life-threatening illness.
  • Saturday, November 16
    8:10 am on NHK 9.4
    Therapy dog Bailey has been comforting sick children for 9 years. Now on the verge of retirement, he's dedicating himself to caring for Yui, a young girl with a life-threatening illness.
  • Sunday, November 10
    2:10 am on NHK 9.4
    In 2018 an extended blackout wreaked havoc on Japan's northern island of Hokkaido. We investigate what might happen if Tokyo were ever hit by such a crisis and look at the preparations now being made.
  • Saturday, November 9
    8:10 pm on NHK 9.4
    In 2018 an extended blackout wreaked havoc on Japan's northern island of Hokkaido. We investigate what might happen if Tokyo were ever hit by such a crisis and look at the preparations now being made.
  • Saturday, November 9
    2:10 pm on NHK 9.4
    In 2018 an extended blackout wreaked havoc on Japan's northern island of Hokkaido. We investigate what might happen if Tokyo were ever hit by such a crisis and look at the preparations now being made.
  • Saturday, November 9
    8:10 am on NHK 9.4
    In 2018 an extended blackout wreaked havoc on Japan's northern island of Hokkaido. We investigate what might happen if Tokyo were ever hit by such a crisis and look at the preparations now being made.
  • Sunday, November 3
    2:10 am on NHK 9.4
    In 1987, 2 indigenous men suddenly emerged from the Amazon rainforest. What happened to the tribe these men belonged to? A linguist begins to decode their language, revealing hints of their tragedy.
  • Saturday, November 2
    9:10 pm on NHK 9.4
    In 1987, 2 indigenous men suddenly emerged from the Amazon rainforest. What happened to the tribe these men belonged to? A linguist begins to decode their language, revealing hints of their tragedy.
  • Saturday, November 2
    3:10 pm on NHK 9.4
    In 1987, 2 indigenous men suddenly emerged from the Amazon rainforest. What happened to the tribe these men belonged to? A linguist begins to decode their language, revealing hints of their tragedy.
  • Saturday, November 2
    9:10 am on NHK 9.4
    In 1987, 2 indigenous men suddenly emerged from the Amazon rainforest. What happened to the tribe these men belonged to? A linguist begins to decode their language, revealing hints of their tragedy.
  • Sunday, October 27
    3:10 am on NHK 9.4
    Sofugan, a stone pillar standing alone at sea, had never been studied in detail. A 2-year scientific survey reveals that the pillar, and the surrounding deep seas, harbor unusual and exotic creatures.
  • Saturday, October 26
    9:10 pm on NHK 9.4
    Sofugan, a stone pillar standing alone at sea, had never been studied in detail. A 2-year scientific survey reveals that the pillar, and the surrounding deep seas, harbor unusual and exotic creatures.
  • Saturday, October 26
    3:10 pm on NHK 9.4
    Sofugan, a stone pillar standing alone at sea, had never been studied in detail. A 2-year scientific survey reveals that the pillar, and the surrounding deep seas, harbor unusual and exotic creatures.
  • Saturday, October 26
    9:10 am on NHK 9.4
    Sofugan, a stone pillar standing alone at sea, had never been studied in detail. A 2-year scientific survey reveals that the pillar, and the surrounding deep seas, harbor unusual and exotic creatures.
  • Recovering from Being Bedbound
    Friday, October 25
    8:00 pm on UEN-TV 9.1
    Can a single IV drip really mean the difference between life-long paralysis from spinal cord damage and recovery? NHK's 3-year investigation is conclusive: the era of regenerative medicine is here.
  • Sunday, October 20
    3:10 am on NHK 9.4
    In Tokyo, there are unapproachable "lost worlds" with unspoiled environs and rich wildlife. The first comprehensive scientific survey of Minami Iwo-to yields new species and other exciting finds.
  • Saturday, October 19
    9:10 pm on NHK 9.4
    In Tokyo, there are unapproachable "lost worlds" with unspoiled environs and rich wildlife. The first comprehensive scientific survey of Minami Iwo-to yields new species and other exciting finds.
  • Saturday, October 19
    3:10 pm on NHK 9.4
    In Tokyo, there are unapproachable "lost worlds" with unspoiled environs and rich wildlife. The first comprehensive scientific survey of Minami Iwo-to yields new species and other exciting finds.
  • Saturday, October 19
    9:10 am on NHK 9.4
    In Tokyo, there are unapproachable "lost worlds" with unspoiled environs and rich wildlife. The first comprehensive scientific survey of Minami Iwo-to yields new species and other exciting finds.
  • Sunday, October 13
    3:10 am on NHK 9.4
    In the mid-1920s, people in Japan were embracing political and social liberalism. But just 10 years later, they were rushing toward war, urged on by a nationalist newspaper called The Nihon Shimbun.
  • Saturday, October 12
    9:10 pm on NHK 9.4
    In the mid-1920s, people in Japan were embracing political and social liberalism. But just 10 years later, they were rushing toward war, urged on by a nationalist newspaper called The Nihon Shimbun.
  • Saturday, October 12
    3:10 pm on NHK 9.4
    In the mid-1920s, people in Japan were embracing political and social liberalism. But just 10 years later, they were rushing toward war, urged on by a nationalist newspaper called The Nihon Shimbun.
  • Saturday, October 12
    9:10 am on NHK 9.4
    In the mid-1920s, people in Japan were embracing political and social liberalism. But just 10 years later, they were rushing toward war, urged on by a nationalist newspaper called The Nihon Shimbun.
  • Sunday, October 6
    3:10 am on NHK 9.4
    New research reveals that the Emperor's relationship with the people in Japan isn't static, but has shifted with the times for over 2,000 years. We consider the past and future of the Imperial system.
  • Saturday, October 5
    9:10 pm on NHK 9.4
    New research reveals that the Emperor's relationship with the people in Japan isn't static, but has shifted with the times for over 2,000 years. We consider the past and future of the Imperial system.
  • Saturday, October 5
    3:10 pm on NHK 9.4
    New research reveals that the Emperor's relationship with the people in Japan isn't static, but has shifted with the times for over 2,000 years. We consider the past and future of the Imperial system.
  • Saturday, October 5
    9:10 am on NHK 9.4
    New research reveals that the Emperor's relationship with the people in Japan isn't static, but has shifted with the times for over 2,000 years. We consider the past and future of the Imperial system.