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Upcoming Broadcasts:

Sea Otters, New Cars and Old Forests (#707H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Meet biologists in Washington state exploring the surprising connection between sea otters and climate change; take a test drive in San Francisco with new hydrogen-powered cars that only emit water vapor; and find out how scientists in Wisconsin are working to build a more resilient forest.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Thu, Feb 11, 2016 -- 1:30am
  • KQED World: Sat, Feb 13, 2016 -- 1:00pm Remind me
  • KQED World: Sun, Feb 14, 2016 -- 8:30am Remind me
  • KQED World: Sun, Feb 14, 2016 -- 12:30pm Remind me
  • KQED World: Sun, Feb 14, 2016 -- 5:00pm Remind me

Bikes, Bugs and Fashionistas (#708H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Go behind the scenes with a North Carolina inventor building sun-powered "carcycles;" meet an Ohio engineer transforming flies into fishmeal; and visit a Nebraska textile engineer converting corn husks into fashion.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Wed, Feb 17, 2016 -- 7:30pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Thu, Feb 18, 2016 -- 1:30am Remind me
  • KQED World: Sat, Feb 20, 2016 -- 1:00pm Remind me
  • KQED World: Sun, Feb 21, 2016 -- 8:30am Remind me
  • KQED World: Sun, Feb 21, 2016 -- 12:30pm Remind me
  • KQED World: Sun, Feb 21, 2016 -- 5:00pm Remind me

Wolves, Seeds and Snapshots (#709H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Discover why wolves and other feared predators in Washington state are an essential part of the ecosystem; find out how saving seeds in the Midwest is preserving food diversity; and meet a Great Plains photographer documenting the wild nature of our iconic landscapes.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Wed, Feb 24, 2016 -- 7:30pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Thu, Feb 25, 2016 -- 1:30am Remind me
  • KQED World: Sat, Feb 27, 2016 -- 1:00pm Remind me
  • KQED World: Sun, Feb 28, 2016 -- 8:30am Remind me
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Reawakening Extinct Species (#710H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

New genetic technologies are making it possible for scientists to try to bring back extinct species. Meet researcher Ben Novak at the University of California, Santa Cruz, who is working to revive the passenger pigeon, once the most abundant bird in the world, and Harvard Medical School's George Church, who is trying to engineer a woolly mammoth. It may be possible, but is it right to turn back the clock?

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Wed, Mar 2, 2016 -- 7:30pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Thu, Mar 3, 2016 -- 1:30am Remind me
  • KQED World: Sat, Mar 5, 2016 -- 1:00pm Remind me
  • KQED World: Sun, Mar 6, 2016 -- 8:30am Remind me
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Future of You (#801H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

From wearable activity trackers to personal genetics, explore the new digital health revolution that is transforming the field of health care and scientific research and radically changing how we take care of ourselves and manage our health information.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Wed, Mar 23, 2016 -- 7:30pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Thu, Mar 24, 2016 -- 1:30am Remind me
  • KQED World: Sat, Mar 26, 2016 -- 1:00pm Remind me
  • KQED World: Sun, Mar 27, 2016 -- 8:30am Remind me
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Disappearing Starfish Mystery (#804H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Go behind the scenes with biologists investigating a mysterious disease killing millions of West Coast starfish; discover the surprising health benefits from eating dark chocolate; and find out how a high-tech rover is searching for ancient life on Mars. Also, meet a man on a mission to uncover the amazing secrets of the spider web.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Wed, Mar 30, 2016 -- 7:30pm Remind me
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TV Technical Issues

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    • Tues 12/15: KQET DT25 signal restored

      (DT25.1, 25.2, 25.3) The new part arrived this morning, was successfully installed, and our DT25 Over The Air signal restored apx 12:30pm. Due to the outage, some OTA viewers may need to do a rescan to re-acquire the DT25 signal. Paid provider services should have restored their signal by now as well. Thanks for your […]

    • Sun 12/13: KQET DT25 Over the Air signal down

      (DT25.1, 25.2, 25.3) UPDATE Mon 12/14 4:50pm: Unfortunately, we are unable to repair our fried equipment, and will need to order/find a replacement. At this point, we do know the signal will definitely not return tonight, and do not yet have an estimated time re: when it will be back. Thanks for your patience and […]

    • Wed 11/10: KQEH Over The Air planned short outages

      (DT54-1 through 54-5) Wednesday 11/10, 11am The DT54 Over the Air signal will need to switch from main to auxiliary levels late Wednesday morning for the safety of the crew working on another station’s equipment on the tower, then back to the main antenna mid-afternoon when work is completed. The change should be for a […]

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 9 and HD 164
DirecTV, Dish Network, AT&T U-verse: Channel # may vary, labeled as KQED, or as KQET in the 831 area code

All HD programs

KQED Plus, KQET

KQED Plus / KQET

Channels 54.1, 9.2, 25.2
XFINITY 10 and HD 710
Wave 10
DirecTV, Dish Network, AT&T U-verse: IF this channel provided to customer, channel # may vary, labeled as KQEH

KQED Plus, formerly KTEH

KQED Life

KQED Life

Channel 54.3
XFINITY 189
Wave 157

Arts, food, how-to, gardening, travel

KQED World

KQED World

Channel 9.3
XFINITY 190
Wave 156

History, world events, news, science, nature

v-me

V-Me

Channel 54.5 & 25.3
XFINITY 191 & 621
Wave 154

24-hour national Spanish-language network

KQED Kids

KQED Kids

Channel 54.4
XFINITY 192
Wave 155

Quality children's programming parents love too