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Love (#101H) Duration: 56:46 SRND51 TVPG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Spy Creatures explore the rarely seen emotions of animals, revealing whether they are as strong and complex as our own. Join the spycams as they are accepted into a wild dog pack, witness elephant love, and are mourned by a troop of monkeys!

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Wed, Dec 6, 2017 -- 8:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Thu, Dec 7, 2017 -- 2:00am Remind me
  • KQED Life: Tue, Dec 12, 2017 -- 7:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Wed, Dec 13, 2017 -- 1:00am Remind me

Intelligence (#102H) Duration: 56:46 SRND51 TVPG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Spy Creatures infiltrate the world of animal intelligence, ingenuity, and creativity. Watch our spies disguised as animals observe a gray squirrel stealing Spy Nut, a sea otter cracking open a meal, and an orangutan washing with soap!

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Tue, Dec 12, 2017 -- 8:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Wed, Dec 13, 2017 -- 2:00am Remind me

Friendship (#103H) Duration: 56:46 SRND51 TVPG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Spy Creatures and their new wild friends rely on each other to look out for predators. A Spy Meerkat babysits meerkat pups while a Spy Cobra pretends to attack the mob. Spy Crocs witness a convenient partnership between real crocodiles and birds.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Tue, Dec 12, 2017 -- 9:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Wed, Dec 13, 2017 -- 3:00am Remind me

Bad Behavior (#104H) Duration: 55:46 SRND51 TVPG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Spy Creatures infiltrate the underground world of animal mischief, crime and retribution. Spy Monkey is caught between crossfires as real monkeys fight over beach bar alcohol. Spy Egret is also a waterhole victim when elephants throw mud everywhere!

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Tue, Dec 12, 2017 -- 10:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Wed, Dec 13, 2017 -- 4:00am Remind me

Meet The Spies (#105H) Duration: 56:46 SRND51 TVPG (Secondary audio: DVI)

The final "making of" episode takes us through the evolution of Spy Creatures from the original BoulderCam to the PenguinCams that inspired the "spycams" in this series. Marvel and laugh at unexpected and funny moments from the Spy Creatures' POV.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Tue, Dec 12, 2017 -- 11:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Wed, Dec 13, 2017 -- 5:00am Remind me
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TV Technical Issues

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    • Scheduled Maintenance 8/21-8/25

      Next week, Sutro Tower will be switching most stations to their auxiliary antennas. KQED TV will be at half power on the lower auxiliary antenna, this will affect some of our Over The Air viewers. Maintenance is scheduled on August 21-25 from 9am through 4pm daily. Thank you for your patience!

    • 6/22-23 Ch9 & Ch54 Virtual ID issues

      (DT9-1 thru 9-3, and DT54-1 thru 54-5) KQED experienced a major technical issue with our Virtual ID info in our signals for DT9 and DT54, beginning apx 4pm Thursday 6/22, which was resolved apx 11am Friday 6/23. As background, almost every TV station in the Bay Area now transmits on a frequency which is different […]

    • 2/22/17: Fremont Peak tower transmissions, including KQET DT25

      (DT25.1 through 25.3) Recent storms have taken out dozens of trees on Fremont Peak, which in turn have taken down power lines leading to the transmission tower located on the peak. It has been running on generators for several days, and regular trips are scheduled to re-fuel those generators with gas. However, the truck has […]

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, DirecTV, Dish Network, AT&T U-verse: Channel # may vary, labeled as KQED, or as KQET in the 831 area code.
Outstanding PBS programming, KQED original productions, and more.

All HD programs

KQED Plus, KQET

KQED Plus / KQEH

Channels 54.1, 9.2, 25.2
XFINITY 10 and HD 710
Wave, DirecTV, Dish Network, AT&T U-verse: Channel # may vary, labeled as KQEH
KQED Plus, formerly KTEH.
Unique programs including the best British dramas, mysteries, and comedies.

PBS Kids

PBS Kids

(starts Jan 16, 2017)
Channel
54.4, 25.3
XFINITY 192
Wave: Channel # may vary.
Quality children's programming. Live streaming 24/7 at pbskids.org.

KQED Life

KQED Life

Channel 54.3
XFINITY 189
Wave: Channel # may vary.
Best of arts, food, gardening, how-to, and travel.

KQED World

KQED World

Channel 9.3, 54.5
XFINITY 190
Wave: Channel # may vary.
Best of non-fiction programs including public affairs, local and world events, nature, history, and science.