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Earth Day Special: Where We've Been, Where We're Headed (Episode #204H)

KQED World: Sat, Apr 25, 2015 -- 1:00 PM

Explore the birth of the Bay Area's environmental movement a generation ago, then see what gains have been made and what challenges remain.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Sun, Apr 26, 2015 -- 8:30 AM
  • KQED World: Sat, Apr 25, 2015 -- 7:30 PM

Saving Condors (Episode #803H)

KQED 9: Wed, Apr 22, 2015 -- 7:30 PM

Explore a promising new effort to help save California's endangered condors. Also in this episode, find out how scientists are discovering billions of planets like Earth; learn how sleep helps wash toxic gunk from our brains; and take a dive into the ocean's twilight zone where hundreds of never-before-seen creatures dwell.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Thu, Apr 23, 2015 -- 1:30 AM

America's Energy Future (Episode #706H)

KQED 9: Wed, Apr 8, 2015 -- 7:30 PM

From fossil fuels to renewables, the race is on to find better ways to manage and maximize our energy sources. Tour a massive solar farm in California, investigate the impacts of fracking on Ohio's groundwater supplies, and join Missouri University students as they compete to build the most energy-efficient house in America.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Sun, Apr 12, 2015 -- 5:00 PM
  • KQED World: Sun, Apr 12, 2015 -- 12:30 PM
  • KQED World: Sun, Apr 12, 2015 -- 8:30 AM
  • KQED World: Sat, Apr 11, 2015 -- 7:30 PM
  • KQED World: Sat, Apr 11, 2015 -- 1:00 PM
  • KQED 9: Thu, Apr 9, 2015 -- 1:30 AM

Next Meal: Engineering Food (Episode #701H)

KQED 9: Wed, Apr 1, 2015 -- 7:30 PM

Discover how genetically engineered crops are made, their pros and cons, and what the future might hold for research and regulations such as labeling. In a half-hour special, QUEST Northern California explores genetically engineered crops in the wake of Proposition 37, the November 2012 initiative that would have required foods containing genetically engineered ingredients to be labeled in California.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Sun, Apr 5, 2015 -- 5:00 PM
  • KQED World: Sun, Apr 5, 2015 -- 12:30 PM
  • KQED World: Sun, Apr 5, 2015 -- 8:30 AM
  • KQED World: Sat, Apr 4, 2015 -- 7:30 PM
  • KQED World: Sat, Apr 4, 2015 -- 1:00 PM
  • KQED 9: Thu, Apr 2, 2015 -- 1:30 AM
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TV Technical Issues

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    TV Technical Issues
    • KQET planned overnight outage, early Friday 3/13

      (DT25-1 through 25-3) Another station on Fremont Tower needs to perform more maintenance work overnight, requiring other TV stations to shut down their signals for the safety of the workers. KQET’s signal will turn off late Thurs/early Friday between midnight and 12:30am, and should return by 6am Friday morning. Many receivers will be able to […]

    • KQET planned overnight outage, early Wed 3/11

      (DT25-1 through 25-3) Another station on Fremont Tower needs to perform maintenance work overnight, requiring that other TV stations shut down their signals for the safety of the workers. KQET’s signal will turn off late Tues/early Wednesday between midnight and 12:30am, and should return by 5am Wednesday morning. Many receivers will be able to recover […]

    • Thurs 3/05, DT54-1 thru DT54-5: 2 planned, extremely brief Over the Air outages

      (DT54.1 through DT54.5) Our Over the Air signals from our KQEH transmitter on Monument Peak (the DT54s) will need to be switched from our Main antenna to our Auxillary antenna while climbers inspect the tower for possible maintenance needs. Once the inspection is done, we will switch back. The two switches will account for two […]

To view previous issues and how they were resolved, go to our TV Technical Issues page.

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