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Know Where Home Is (#1503H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVPG

The road-trippers reach O?ahu, their third and final island destination; while there, they take a once-in-a-lifetime trip up Mount Ka'ala-the island's highest mountain-and visit a private U.S. Army nature reserve at the peak. Then Tehani, Traven, and Keakealani head to the North Shore to check out the infamous Pipe Masters surfing contest and interview Surfline's lead forecaster Kevin Wallis.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Tue, Jul 17, 2018 -- 11:30pm
  • KQED 9: Wed, Jul 18, 2018 -- 5:30am
  • KQED Plus: Fri, Aug 31, 2018 -- 12:00am Remind me

Find Your Voice (#1401H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVPG

A new road trip begins! Road-trippers Ariel, Elicia, and Regina set off in the green RV to meet inspiring women in STEM who've forged their own paths. In Boston, they hear why Harvard professor Evelynn Hammonds went from physics to the history of science, and artist Janet Echelman, whose awe-inspiring sculptures sway above cities across the world, shares the importance of finding your own voice.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Fri, Jul 20, 2018 -- 12:00am Remind me
  • KQED 9: Tue, Jul 31, 2018 -- 11:30pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Wed, Aug 1, 2018 -- 5:30am Remind me

You Can Guide Your Future (#1504H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVPG

The trip across Hawaii comes to a close, but not before the team makes some major final breakthroughs: interviews with Governor David Y. Ige and environmental policy specialist Hoku Ka'aekuahiwi Pousima inspire Tehani to pursue her interest in law, and biologist Chrystie Naeole advises Keakealani and Traven on how they can maintain their unique identities while pursuing their ideas of success.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Tue, Jul 24, 2018 -- 11:30pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Wed, Jul 25, 2018 -- 5:30am Remind me

Get Out There (#1402H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVPG

In NYC, the road-trippers meet the mechanical engineer who's pushing touch technology into the future. Katherine Kuchenbecker is working on haptic technologies that will shape medicine, commerce, and more. Next up, artist and activist Zaria Forman talks about the transformative power of travel, and entrepreneur Jewel Burks tells her gutsy story of building a company from the ground up.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Fri, Jul 27, 2018 -- 12:00am Remind me
  • KQED 9: Tue, Aug 7, 2018 -- 11:30pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Wed, Aug 8, 2018 -- 5:30am Remind me

Many Paths (#1403H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVPG

As the road-trippers head south, they visit NASA's largest rocket engine test facility and meet two women who are launching America into space and proving that there isn't just one path to success. Then, with former MIT Media Lab professor Leah Buechley, the team sees how merging your interests can create something amazing, and inspire more girls to pursue STEM and create amazing things, too.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Fri, Aug 3, 2018 -- 12:00am Remind me
  • KQED 9: Tue, Aug 14, 2018 -- 11:30pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Wed, Aug 15, 2018 -- 5:30am Remind me

Build The Future (#1404H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVPG

The road-trippers end their journey in San Francisco, where they meet Debbie Sterling and hear about the experiences that sparked her company, GoldieBlox, which makes engineering toys for girls. Last up, MythBusters' Kari Byron talks about experimentation, curiosity, being brave, and doing things you didn't think you could do; but her most important work is being a role model for young girls.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Fri, Aug 10, 2018 -- 12:00am Remind me
  • KQED 9: Tue, Aug 28, 2018 -- 11:30pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Wed, Aug 29, 2018 -- 5:30am Remind me

Don't Forget Where You Came From (#1501H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVPG

Meet road-trippers Tehani, Traven, and Keakealani, three college students interested in science, technology, engineering, the arts, and math (STEAM). All three are facing uncertainties-from choosing a major to finding a fulfilling career-and seek inspiration to help them navigate their futures. Their journey begins on the island of Hawai'i, where they meet the scientist who saved Hawaii's papayas.

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  • KQED Plus: Fri, Aug 17, 2018 -- 12:00am Remind me

Cross The Ocean, Build Bridges (#1502H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVPG

Tehani, Traven, and Keakealani visit the U.S. Geological Survey's Hawaiian Volcano Observatory to explore an active volcano zone, and meet with geophysicist Dr. Jim Kauahikaua and engineer Kevan Kamibayashi. Then the road-trippers island-hop over to Maui, where their tour of the NOAA Hawaiian Islands Humpback Whale National Marine Sanctuary is crashed by some surprise visitors.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Fri, Aug 24, 2018 -- 12:00am Remind me
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    • 6/04/18: KQET Signal Loss

      KQET (DT25.1, 25.2 & 25.3) was unable to transmit from late Saturday 6/02 through early Monday 6/04 due to a break in the third party fiber feed somewhere between KQED’s Master Control room in San Francisco and the uplink reception point at California State University Monterey Bay. The break was found and fixed shortly after … Continue reading 6/04/18: KQET Signal Loss

    • DIRECTV KQED Plus 54 HD Issue

      We are experiencing a technical issue with DIRECTV which has affected our broadcast in High Definition.  We appreciate your patience, and for watching KQED Public Television!

    • KQED World Technical Issue

      UPDATE: The technical issue that we were experiencing has been resolved. KQED WORLD has now resumed regularly scheduled programming. Please find a discrepancy report below. 13:00-13:32 ET Secrets of the Dead #1602: Van Gogh’s Ear 13:32 ET: Regularly scheduled programming resumes ***Due to a technical issue, KQED WORLD will be airing evergreen programming (Secrets of … Continue reading KQED World Technical Issue

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KQED Plus, formerly KTEH.
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Channel 54.4, 25.4, and 9.4
XFINITY 192 (Monterey/Salinas 372 and Sacramento/Fairfield 391)
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Quality children's programming. Live streaming 24/7 at pbskids.org.

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KQED World

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