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Tagging Tuna/ Darfur Cooking Stoves (Episode #208)

KQED 9: Wed, Nov 21, 2012 -- 7:30 PM

Scientists work to uncover the lives of tuna in time to protect them and a simple stove design from Bay Area researchers is improving life in the refugee camps of Darfur.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Wed, Nov 28, 2012 -- 9:30 AM
  • KQED World: Wed, Nov 28, 2012 -- 6:30 AM
  • KQED World: Sun, Nov 25, 2012 -- 6:30 PM
  • KQED World: Sun, Nov 25, 2012 -- 2:30 PM
  • KQED World: Sun, Nov 25, 2012 -- 7:00 AM
  • KQED World: Sun, Nov 25, 2012 -- 1:30 AM
  • KQED World: Sat, Nov 24, 2012 -- 7:30 PM
  • KQED World: Sat, Nov 24, 2012 -- 1:00 PM
  • KQED 9: Thu, Nov 22, 2012 -- 1:30 AM

Perilous Diesel/ The Reverse Evolution Machine (Episode #117)

KQED 9: Wed, Nov 14, 2012 -- 7:30 PM

Learn more about California's new efforts to reduce pollution from diesel soot from aging ships, trucks and buses, a health threat whose most serious impacts are on low-income areas. And find out how scientists are flipping evolution on its head by studying the DNA of living animals to discover more about the earliest mammals. Plus, San Francisco maps its urban forest online.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Wed, Nov 21, 2012 -- 9:30 AM
  • KQED World: Wed, Nov 21, 2012 -- 6:30 AM
  • KQED World: Sun, Nov 18, 2012 -- 6:30 PM
  • KQED Plus: Sun, Nov 18, 2012 -- 3:30 PM
  • KQED World: Sun, Nov 18, 2012 -- 2:30 PM
  • KQED World: Sun, Nov 18, 2012 -- 7:00 AM
  • KQED World: Sun, Nov 18, 2012 -- 1:30 AM
  • KQED World: Sat, Nov 17, 2012 -- 7:30 PM
  • KQED World: Sat, Nov 17, 2012 -- 1:00 PM
  • KQED 9: Thu, Nov 15, 2012 -- 1:30 AM

The Physics of Biking/Whale Shark (Episode #604H)

KQED 9: Wed, Nov 7, 2012 -- 7:30 PM

Investigate the forces that allow humans to balance on a bicycle with researchers from Davis, California who are trying to understand the physics of riding a bike. And, meet Bay Area researchers working to protect frogs across the state and across the world. Plus, explore whale sharks with Kip Evans, a wildlife filmmaker from Pacific Grove, California.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Wed, Nov 14, 2012 -- 9:30 AM
  • KQED World: Wed, Nov 14, 2012 -- 6:30 AM
  • KQED World: Sun, Nov 11, 2012 -- 6:30 PM
  • KQED Plus: Sun, Nov 11, 2012 -- 3:30 PM
  • KQED World: Sun, Nov 11, 2012 -- 2:30 PM
  • KQED World: Sun, Nov 11, 2012 -- 7:00 AM
  • KQED World: Sun, Nov 11, 2012 -- 1:30 AM
  • KQED World: Sat, Nov 10, 2012 -- 7:30 PM
  • KQED World: Sat, Nov 10, 2012 -- 1:00 PM
  • KQED 9: Thu, Nov 8, 2012 -- 1:30 AM

Deep Water Corals/Uganda Chimps (Episode #603H)

KQED 9: Thu, Nov 1, 2012 -- 1:30 AM

Travel thousands of feet below the ocean's surface to explore fragile deep sea corals off the California coast. Meet Bay Area engineers creating detailed virtual records of the world's great monuments, including their realistic recreation of the Mexican ruins of Chichen Itza. Plus, discover the Oakland Zoo's efforts to protect chimpanzees from illegal poaching in Uganda.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Wed, Nov 7, 2012 -- 9:30 AM
  • KQED World: Wed, Nov 7, 2012 -- 6:30 AM
  • KQED World: Sun, Nov 4, 2012 -- 6:30 PM
  • KQED Plus: Sun, Nov 4, 2012 -- 3:30 PM
  • KQED World: Sun, Nov 4, 2012 -- 2:30 PM
  • KQED World: Sun, Nov 4, 2012 -- 7:00 AM
  • KQED World: Sun, Nov 4, 2012 -- 1:30 AM
  • KQED World: Sat, Nov 3, 2012 -- 7:30 PM
  • KQED World: Sat, Nov 3, 2012 -- 1:30 PM
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TV Technical Issues

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    • 6/22-23 Ch9 & Ch54 Virtual ID issues

      (DT9-1 thru 9-3, and DT54-1 thru 54-5) KQED experienced a major technical issue with our Virtual ID info in our signals for DT9 and DT54, beginning apx 4pm Thursday 6/22, which was resolved apx 11am Friday 6/23. As background, almost every TV station in the Bay Area now transmits on a frequency which is different […]

    • 2/22/17: Fremont Peak tower transmissions, including KQET DT25

      (DT25.1 through 25.3) Recent storms have taken out dozens of trees on Fremont Peak, which in turn have taken down power lines leading to the transmission tower located on the peak. It has been running on generators for several days, and regular trips are scheduled to re-fuel those generators with gas. However, the truck has […]

    • KQED TV All Channels: Planned outage late Fri/early Sat 1/14 midnight-2am

      All KQED television channels will be off the air late Friday/early Saturday 1/14 beginning at midnight for approximately two hours to perform maintenance and upgrades to our electrical system. These improvements will help KQED maintain and continue our broadcast service to the community. We will return to our regularly scheduled programs as soon as work […]

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