Wild Animal Baby Explorers Previous Broadcasts

Tongue Twisters/Just Deserts (Episode #208H)

KQED Plus: Sat, Jan 26, 2013 -- 7:00 AM

Tongue Twisters - While playing a game of tongue twisting words, the group gets curious about how animals use their tongues in the wild. The team goes on a journey and learns some fascinating facts while checking out frogs, snakes and other animals that can actually smell with their tongues! Just Deserts - How can animals live in the desert? The team goes on an exploration to learn how animals survive in the hot torrid deserts. They learn that even in the heat, there are very unique ways to keep cool.

Flightless Birds/in the Swim (Episode #207H)

KQED Plus: Sat, Jan 19, 2013 -- 7:00 AM

Flightless Birds - The team thinks that every animal that has wings must be able to fly...but they quickly learn that it's not always the case. In the Swim - The team is curious about all the different wildlife that swim while playing some water games. They explore the lives of beavers, bears and even horses!

Go for Gold/Let's Move (Episode #206H)

KQED Plus: Sat, Jan 5, 2013 -- 7:00 AM

Go for Gold - The team is conducting a day of challenges and start to wonder which special abilities other animals have that make them worthy of a gold medal. They explore Cheetah's for speed and frogs for jumping along with many other animals that can do super cool things! Let's Move - While learning that each of the explorers has their own unique way of getting around, they get curious as to how other animals move in the wild. They visit snakes, turtles, ducks and much, much more.

Become a KQED sponsor

TV Technical Issues


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

KQED DTV Channels



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



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

Channel 54.4, 25.4, and 9.4
XFINITY 192 (Monterey/Salinas 372 and Sacramento/Fairfield 391)
Wave: Channel # may vary.
Quality children's programming. Live streaming 24/7 at

KQED World

KQED World

Channel 9.3, 54.3 and 25.3
XFINITY 190 Monterey/Salinas 371 and Sacramento/Fairfield 390)
Wave: Channel # may vary.
Thought-provoking television — public affairs, local and world events, nature, history, and science.