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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. CURIOSITY QUEST 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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Behind The Scenes (#513) Duration: 25:38 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

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Helicopter Making (#601) Duration: 25:34 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

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Monterey Aquarium (#602) Duration: 27:05 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

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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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Alaskan Adventure (#603) Duration: 25:25 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

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Toothpaste (#604) Duration: 24:52 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

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Dig This Construction Fun (#605) Duration: 26:27 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

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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? CURIOSITY QUEST explores a Burrtec Waste Recycling plant to investigate.

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Drum Sticks (#606) Duration: 25:45 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

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Mushrooms (#607) Duration: 27:22 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

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Braille Publisher (#608) Duration: 25:24 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

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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 of CURIOSITY QUEST. While they shape, form, build and paint ceramics, co-host, Elizabeth ensures that Joel wears most of his work!

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Bed Making (#609) Duration: 26:35 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

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Dog Sledding (#610) Duration: 25:50 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

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Mirrors (#701) Duration: 25:10 STEREO TVG

Mirror mirror on the wall...please tell us how you are made. Join Joel and contest winner, Genna on this unique episode to answer the winning quest letter about how mirrors are made. Greene and Genna travel to North Carolina to experience the fascinating process of mirror making.

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Police Helicopter (#107) Duration: 27:00 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Fly high with Joel as CURIOSITY QUEST 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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Goat Farming (#702) Duration: 25:53 STEREO TVG

Did you know that goats are great swimmers but hate to get wet? Join host Joel Greene on this entertaining quest to learn all about goat farming and how goat cheese is made. Be sure and keep an eye out for the sneaky goat that tried to eat our microphone!

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Race Car Building (#703) Duration: 25:35 STEREO TVG

Have you ever wondered how race cars can go so fast? Or how they are built? Tune into this episode of Curiosity Quest as host Joel Greene ventures through the JR Motorsports facility in NC to experience what it's like to sit in a race car and learn all about the extensive process and testing they must go through in order to hit the track.

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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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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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Ice Sculpting (#705) Duration: 25:12 STEREO TVG

Did you know that hot water freezes faster than cold water? Join host Joel Greene on this chilling episode of Curiosity Quest as he learns the art of ice sculpting. Experience the freezing temperatures that must be regulated in order to create these masterful creations.

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Banjo Making (#706) Duration: 25:21 STEREO TVG

Did you know that banjos are made of three other instruments? Join host Joel Greene as he learns how banjos are made. Joel learns all about what gives the banjos that unique sound.

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Corn Chips (#707) Duration: 24:54 STEREO TVG

Can you guess how many pieces of corn are in one corn chip? Join host Joel Greene on this tasty episode of Curiosity Quest as he visits a factory to learn how corn chips are made.

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TV Technical Issues

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    TV Technical Issues
    • KQED all channels, planned overnight maintenance: early Fri 12/19 midnight-6am

      (this includes all DT9, DT54 and DT25 channels, along with all paid services) We will be doing upgrade and maintenance work in our Master Control area during the overnight hours of late Thurs/early Fri 12/19. Work will begin shortly after midnight early Friday, which may last until 6am, though we hope to finish earlier. This […]

    • KQED Plus OTA – Optimistically planned maintenance: Fri 12/05 mid-morning

      (DT54.1 thru 54.5) Assuming that the weather and road conditions permit, we plan to do a bit of maintenance on our KQEH transmitter the morning of Friday 12/05… hopefully 10am-11am-ish, but could be a bit later. Most of the work should not affect the outgoing signal, but there will need to be a cable swap […]

    • Mon 11/03/14: Work on KQED Plus tower (DT54)

      Another station needs to do maintenance on its equipment on the tower on Monument Peak, requiring that we switch our DT54 Over the Air signal from the main antenna to the auxiliary when the work starts, then back to the main antenna at the conclusion. These switches should cause momentary outages only, and most receivers […]

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

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XFINITY 189

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XFINITY 190

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