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Green Toys II (#502) Duration: 29:00 STEREO TVG

What if all of the toys in the world were made out of recycled materials? Check out Green Toys as Joel tours the factory and finds out how they make toys out of recycled milk jugs!

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Sun, Apr 19, 2015 -- 11:00pm
  • KQED Kids: Mon, Apr 20, 2015 -- 5:00am
  • KQED Kids: Mon, Apr 20, 2015 -- 4:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Sat, Apr 25, 2015 -- 4:00pm Remind me

Reptile Rescue (#503) Duration: 29:00 STEREO TVG

Did you know that a reticulated python can grow up to 35 feet in length? Get a close up look at several species of reptiles on this episode as Joel journeys through a reptile rescue facility.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Fri, Apr 24, 2015 -- 11:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Sat, Apr 25, 2015 -- 5:00am Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Sun, Apr 26, 2015 -- 11:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Mon, Apr 27, 2015 -- 5:00am Remind me
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  • KQED Kids: Sat, May 2, 2015 -- 4:00pm Remind me

Making Soap (#504) Duration: 29:00 STEREO TVG

Have you ever wondered what soap is made of? Greene not only visits a manufacturing company that makes organic cleaning products, but he gets to peer in the lab and make his own hand soap concoction.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Fri, May 1, 2015 -- 11:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Sat, May 2, 2015 -- 5:00am Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Sun, May 3, 2015 -- 11:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Mon, May 4, 2015 -- 5:00am Remind me
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  • KQED Kids: Sat, May 9, 2015 -- 4:00pm Remind me

Recycling Paint (#505) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

When it comes to paint, do you know what a hockey puck is? Greene visits Acrylatex to learn how they recycle unused paint and make new products out of dried up paint.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Fri, May 8, 2015 -- 11:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Sat, May 9, 2015 -- 5:00am Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Sun, May 10, 2015 -- 11:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Mon, May 11, 2015 -- 5:00am Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Mon, May 11, 2015 -- 4:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Sat, May 16, 2015 -- 4:00pm Remind me

Solar Panels (#506) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

When it comes to being green solar panels are one of the best ways to help families and companies operate off "the grid." Joel visits a plant that manufactures solar panels that create energy from the sun!

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Fri, May 15, 2015 -- 11:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Sat, May 16, 2015 -- 5:00am Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Sun, May 17, 2015 -- 11:00pm Remind me
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  • KQED Kids: Sat, May 23, 2015 -- 4:00pm Remind me

Extreme Recycling (#507) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Did you know that animals can be used in the recycling process? Check out this episode where we visit an extreme recycling facility to learn why they have animals.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Fri, May 22, 2015 -- 11:00pm Remind me
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  • KQED Kids: Sat, May 30, 2015 -- 4:00pm Remind me

Effects of Beach Tourism (#508) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Millions of tourists visit beaches each year...but some leave trash behind. Watch this episode of Curiosity Quest to learn how tourism affects beach cities in the U.S. and how we can do our part to keep them clean.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Fri, May 29, 2015 -- 11:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Sat, May 30, 2015 -- 5:00am Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Sun, May 31, 2015 -- 11:00pm Remind me
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TV Technical Issues

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    TV Technical Issues
    • KQET planned overnight outage, early Friday 3/13

      (DT25-1 through 25-3) Another station on Fremont Tower needs to perform more maintenance work overnight, requiring other TV stations to shut down their signals for the safety of the workers. KQET’s signal will turn off late Thurs/early Friday between midnight and 12:30am, and should return by 6am Friday morning. Many receivers will be able to […]

    • KQET planned overnight outage, early Wed 3/11

      (DT25-1 through 25-3) Another station on Fremont Tower needs to perform maintenance work overnight, requiring that other TV stations shut down their signals for the safety of the workers. KQET’s signal will turn off late Tues/early Wednesday between midnight and 12:30am, and should return by 5am Wednesday morning. Many receivers will be able to recover […]

    • Thurs 3/05, DT54-1 thru DT54-5: 2 planned, extremely brief Over the Air outages

      (DT54.1 through DT54.5) Our Over the Air signals from our KQEH transmitter on Monument Peak (the DT54s) will need to be switched from our Main antenna to our Auxillary antenna while climbers inspect the tower for possible maintenance needs. Once the inspection is done, we will switch back. The two switches will account for two […]

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

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KQED 9
Channels 9.1, 54.2 & 25.1 - Monterey (KQET)
XFINITY 9 and HD 709

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KQED +
Channels 54, 54.1, 9.2 & 25.2 - Monterey
XFINITY 10 and HD 710

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KQED Life
Channel 54.3
XFINITY 189

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KQED World
Channel 9.3
XFINITY 190

History, world events, news, science, nature

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V-Me
Channel 54.5 & 25.3
XFINITY 191 & 621

24-hour national Spanish-language network

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KQED Kids
Channel 54.4
XFINITY 192

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