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Upcoming Broadcasts:

Alaska: Cruising The Inside Passage (#104H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVPG

Nik and Dusty make their first-ever visit to Alaska, where they explore its famed Inside Passage - and encounter its diverse and spectacular wildlife - aboard a small-ship expedition cruise.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Tue, Jun 27, 2017 -- 9:30am

Tanzania: The Search for the Big Five (#105H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVPG

Nik and Dusty travel to wild and beautiful Tanzania for their first-ever African safari. But will the weather wash away their hopes of capturing Africa's "Big Five" animals on camera?

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Tue, Jul 4, 2017 -- 9:30am Remind me

Adventure In Patagonia (#106H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVPG

Nik and Dusty arrive in Patagonia in South America. And after conquering one of Argentina's most spectacular glaciers, they cross into Chile, and embark on one of the most challenging adventures of their lives.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Tue, Jul 11, 2017 -- 9:30am Remind me

Searching for Balance In Beijing (#107H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVPG

Nik and Dusty arrive in China to explore it's fascinating and historic capital city, Beijing. But as they're learning about its rich and colorful past, they get a first-hand look at China's turbulent and difficult present.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Tue, Jul 18, 2017 -- 9:30am Remind me

The Magic of the Galapagos (#108H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVPG

Nik and Dusty arrive in the legendary Galapagos islands! And after surviving a bit of madness at the airport, they set out on what will prove to be the adventure of a lifetime.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Tue, Jul 25, 2017 -- 9:30am Remind me
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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 […]

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

KQED DTV Channels

KQED 9, KQET

KQED 9 / KQET

Channels 9.1, 54.2, 25.1
XFINITY 9 and HD 709
Wave, DirecTV, Dish Network, AT&T U-verse: Channel # may vary, labeled as KQED, or as KQET in the 831 area code.
Outstanding PBS programming, KQED original productions, and more.

All HD programs

KQED Plus, KQET

KQED Plus / KQEH

Channels 54.1, 9.2, 25.2
XFINITY 10 and HD 710
Wave, DirecTV, Dish Network, AT&T U-verse: Channel # may vary, labeled as KQEH
KQED Plus, formerly KTEH.
Unique programs including the best British dramas, mysteries, and comedies.

PBS Kids

PBS Kids

(starts Jan 16, 2017)
Channel
54.4, 25.3
XFINITY 192
Wave: Channel # may vary.
Quality children's programming. Live streaming 24/7 at pbskids.org.

KQED Life

KQED Life

Channel 54.3
XFINITY 189
Wave: Channel # may vary.
Best of arts, food, gardening, how-to, and travel.

KQED World

KQED World

Channel 9.3, 54.5
XFINITY 190
Wave: Channel # may vary.
Best of non-fiction programs including public affairs, local and world events, nature, history, and science.