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Harlem Globetrotters (#411) Duration: 25:30 STEREO TVG

Join the crew on this quest to learn what it takes to create each episode. This behind the scenes episode documents our journey through the challenges, bloopers and fun that we experienced during this season.

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  • KQED Kids: Wed, Feb 10, 2016 -- 5:00am
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Rock Climbing (#412) Duration: 26:10 STEREO TVG

Join Joel on this adventurous quest as he learns what it takes to become a rock climber. Watch as he attempts to climb the treacherous walls of Red Rock Climbing Center.

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  • KQED Kids: Wed, Feb 10, 2016 -- 11:00pm
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Cheeses (#413) Duration: 24:23 STEREO TVG

Join Joel as learns about the variety of cheeses Wisconsin has to offer. Hold your breath as he makes his way through the only Limburger factory in the US, samples the creamy taste of gruyere, and crumbles feta cheese.

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  • KQED Kids: Thu, Feb 11, 2016 -- 11:00pm Remind me
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Pizza (#410) Duration: 25:40 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Join Joel on this flavorful quest as he learns how to make pizza from start to finish. Watch as Joel and the CQ crew designs their very own CQ pizza and offer it to patrons at John's Incredible Pizza.

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  • KQED Kids: Sat, Feb 13, 2016 -- 11:00pm Remind me
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Helicopter Making (#601) Duration: 25:34 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Fly through the Robinson Helicopter warehouse with host Joel Greene. Follow him as he learns all of the important steps it takes to put together these incredible machines - and then take them apart?

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  • KQED Kids: Mon, Feb 15, 2016 -- 11:00pm Remind me
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Monterey Aquarium (#602) Duration: 27:05 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Join Joel Greene and the crew as they float through the Monterey Aquarium. Watch as Joel gets a chance to feed interesting mana fish while balancing over a massive fish tank.

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  • KQED Kids: Tue, Feb 16, 2016 -- 11:00pm Remind me
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Alaskan Adventure (#603) Duration: 25:25 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Travel with Joel Greene and the crew to Alaska for this adventure. Watch as Joel learns about a massive glacier, gets up close to a real black bear, and spots humpback and killer whales off the shore.

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  • KQED Kids: Wed, Feb 17, 2016 -- 11:00pm Remind me
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Toothpaste (#604) Duration: 24:52 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Have you ever wondered how toothpaste helps fight cavities? Join Joel Greene as he ventures through the Tom's of Maine facility to learn how toothpaste is made.

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  • KQED Kids: Thu, Feb 18, 2016 -- 11:00pm Remind me
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Dig This Construction Fun (#605) Duration: 26:27 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Have you ever wanted to operate a bulldozer or excavator? Dig This in Las Vegas allows Joel to hop in the driver seat to dig trenches, teeter on the top of dirt mounds, and even play basketball with these awesome machines.

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  • KQED Kids: Mon, Feb 22, 2016 -- 11:00pm Remind me
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Drum Sticks (#606) Duration: 25:45 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Join in this episode as Joel and professional child drummer Cole Marcus travel through the Vic Firth manufacturing facility to learn how drum sticks are made. Watch as Cole tries to teach Joel drumming tips and technique.

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  • KQED Kids: Tue, Feb 23, 2016 -- 11:00pm Remind me
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Mushrooms (#607) Duration: 27:22 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Have you ever wondered how mushrooms are grown? Follow Joel Greene and the CQ crew as they travel through the Monterey Mushrooms facility to learn how these fungi are grown.

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  • KQED Kids: Wed, Feb 24, 2016 -- 11:00pm Remind me
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Braille Publisher (#608) Duration: 25:24 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Did you know that Braille is a form of print that helps blind people read? Join Joel Greene as he learns how a Braille publisher makes Braille books.

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  • KQED Kids: Thu, Feb 25, 2016 -- 11:00pm Remind me
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Bed Making (#609) Duration: 26:35 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Most of us sleep on one every night, but have you ever wondered how beds are made? Follow the CQ crew and Joel Greene as the venture through the Banner Mattress facility to learn how beds are stitched and sewn together one by one.

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  • KQED Kids: Mon, Feb 29, 2016 -- 11:00pm Remind me
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Dog Sledding (#610) Duration: 25:50 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Have you ever wondered how dog sled teams practice in the summertime? Venture through this episode as we visit a dog sled camp as they demonstrate how these incredible creatures stay fit in between dog sled races.

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  • KQED Kids: Tue, Mar 1, 2016 -- 11:00pm Remind me
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Laymon's Candy (#101) Duration: 26:48 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Partner Ken Laymon takes host, Joel Greene, on a grand tour of the Laymon's Candy Factory, where Joel discovers how to make some of Laymon's delicious candies, and of course, become an official taste-tester too!

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  • KQED Kids: Wed, Mar 2, 2016 -- 11:00pm Remind me
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Go Karts (#102) Duration: 27:00 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Joel meets 7 year old, racing champ, Wyatt, at the California Speedway. He along with other racers rev Joel up on the stops and starts of go-kart racing.

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  • KQED Kids: Thu, Mar 3, 2016 -- 11:00pm Remind me
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Sport Fishing (#103) Duration: 27:00 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Challenge Joel to catch a fish on this episodes sport fishing adventure. CQ explores the ocean blue from Dana Point Harbor where 12 year old Eric schools Joel on how to reel em' in.

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  • KQED Kids: Mon, Mar 7, 2016 -- 11:00pm Remind me
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Rugby (#104) Duration: 26:59 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Rugby? Just think of a blend of football and soccer. Girls and boys, from 4 years old, run Joel ragged around the "pitch" and coach him about this fast-paced, exciting sport that is becoming more popular with America's youth.

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  • KQED Kids: Tue, Mar 8, 2016 -- 11:00pm Remind me
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Recycling (#105) Duration: 26:13 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Ever wonder what happens to your recyclables when you throw them away? CQ explores a Burrtec Waste Recycling plant to investigate.

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  • KQED Kids: Wed, Mar 9, 2016 -- 11:00pm Remind me
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Pottery (#106) Duration: 27:00 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Join Joel and 7 year old, Breana as they mold together a masterpiece episode. While they shape, form, build and paint ceramics, co-host, Elizabeth ensures that Joel wears most of his work!

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  • KQED Kids: Thu, Mar 10, 2016 -- 11:00pm Remind me
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Police Helicopter (#107) Duration: 27:00 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Fly high with Joel as he explores an aerial view of the Inland Empire with the Ontario Police Department. Sergeant Schneider and Corporal Weidner give us a glimpse into the life of a police helicopter pilot.

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  • KQED Kids: Mon, Mar 14, 2016 -- 11:00pm Remind me
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Home Building (#108) Duration: 26:29 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Most of us live in one, but do you know how it was built? Join Joel and J.D. Pierce as they lay down the blue prints for the home building process.

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  • KQED Kids: Tue, Mar 15, 2016 -- 11:00pm Remind me
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Money (#109) Duration: 27:00 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Join Joel as he withdraws a wealth of information from PFF Bank & Trust about protecting money. Travel with the armored car and explore the bank on this interest-laden episode.

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  • KQED Kids: Wed, Mar 16, 2016 -- 11:00pm Remind me
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Legoland (#110) Duration: 27:00 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

CQ pieces together the answers to how legos are constructed. Joel and author of the "Quest Letter", Andrew venture into the world of model building and enjoy the facinating rides at Legoland!

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  • KQED Kids: Thu, Mar 17, 2016 -- 11:00pm Remind me
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Habitat 4 Humanity/Diabetes Walk (#111) Duration: 26:15 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Ever wonder what you can do for your community? Whether you are a child or an adult, you can get involved! Joel explores various organizations where you can make a difference.

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  • KQED Kids: Mon, Mar 21, 2016 -- 11:00pm Remind me
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Tiger Rescue (#112) Duration: 27:01 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Meet Michael Jackson's tiger, Thriller, as Tippy Hendren takes us on an excursion through her Tiger infested rescue facility. Come prowl with CQ on this adventure to unleash the world of big cats.

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  • KQED Kids: Tue, Mar 22, 2016 -- 11:00pm Remind me
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Water Bottling (#113) Duration: 26:29 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Ever wonder where bottled water comes from? Joel pours through a water bottling company to get a refreshing view of the industry that wants to quench your thirst. Watch as Joel drinks more water on this episode that most people drink in one week!

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  • KQED Kids: Wed, Mar 23, 2016 -- 11:00pm Remind me
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Glass Blowing (#201) Duration: 26:22 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Did you know that glass blowing is when you blow into a long tube to expand glass? Tune in to find out more about glass blowing.

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  • KQED Kids: Thu, Mar 24, 2016 -- 11:00pm Remind me
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Honeys (#202) Duration: 26:22 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Beekeepers are the unsung heroes for those of us who love honey. Join Joel and co-host Melissa as they dive hands first into honeybee hives.

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  • KQED Kids: Mon, Mar 28, 2016 -- 11:00pm Remind me
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Hot Air Balloons (#203) Duration: 26:21 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Joel is a little nervous about this episode. Join CQ to watch Joel fly high across the land in a basket attached to a very large balloon!

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  • KQED Kids: Tue, Mar 29, 2016 -- 11:00pm Remind me
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Boy Scouts (#204) Duration: 26:23 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

What are boy scouts all about? Watch this episode to find out if Joel can earn his merit badge .

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  • KQED Kids: Wed, Mar 30, 2016 -- 11:00pm Remind me
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Metro Link Trains (#205) Duration: 26:39 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Ever wondered what a train engineer does? Join us to find out how those humongous steel trains are operated and maintained.

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  • KQED Kids: Thu, Mar 31, 2016 -- 11:00pm Remind me
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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.

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Wave 157

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KQED World

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XFINITY 190
Wave 156

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XFINITY 191 & 621
Wave 154

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XFINITY 192
Wave 155

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