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Reptile Rescue (#503) Duration: 27:04 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, May 27, 2016 -- 11:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Sat, May 28, 2016 -- 5:00am Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Mon, May 30, 2016 -- 4:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Sat, Jun 4, 2016 -- 4:00pm Remind me

Green Toys II (#502) Duration: 26:40 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: Sat, May 28, 2016 -- 4:00pm Remind me

Making Soap (#504) Duration: 24:55 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, Jun 3, 2016 -- 11:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Sat, Jun 4, 2016 -- 5:00am Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Mon, Jun 6, 2016 -- 4:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Sat, Jun 11, 2016 -- 4:00pm Remind me

Recycling Paint (#505) Duration: 25:20 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, Jun 10, 2016 -- 11:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Sat, Jun 11, 2016 -- 5:00am Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Mon, Jun 13, 2016 -- 4:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Sat, Jun 18, 2016 -- 4:00pm Remind me

Solar Panels (#506) Duration: 25:46 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, Jun 17, 2016 -- 11:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Sat, Jun 18, 2016 -- 5:00am Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Mon, Jun 20, 2016 -- 4:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Sat, Jun 25, 2016 -- 4:00pm Remind me

Extreme Recycling (#507) Duration: 25:32 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, Jun 24, 2016 -- 11:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Kids: Sat, Jun 25, 2016 -- 5:00am Remind me
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TV Technical Issues

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    TV Technical Issues
    • Mon 5/09/16: KQEH DT54 planned short outages

      (DT54-1 through 54-5) Monday 5/09 The DT54 Over the Air signal will need to switch from main to auxiliary levels at some point Monday (most likely early afternoon) for the safety of the crew working on another station’s equipment on the tower, then back to the main antenna late-afternoon when work is completed. The change […]

    • KQED DT9: planned overnight outage, Over the Air early 5/04

      (DT9-1, 9-2, and 9-3) Early Wed 5/04, beginning 12:30am We will be shutting down our KQED DT9 Over the Air Sutro Tower (SF) transmission at apx. 12:30am early Wednesday May 4th, in order to install some new equipment. We expect to be back on the air between 4am-6am Wednesday morning. Most receivers will automatically re-acquire […]

    • 4/17/16 – KQED Plus (DT54) Over the Air Issue: Virtual ID missing

      We are aware that many Over the Air (OTA) viewers are currently unable to tune in our channels on the usual DT54.1 through 54.5. This is due to a problem with our PSIP generator, which engineers hope to have repaired on Monday 4/18. In the meantime, OTA viewers might be able to watch any of […]

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

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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

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