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The Lore of Life (#3846) Duration: 28:00 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)

Guest: Oren Harman. Bar-Ilan University chair in Science, Technology, and Society Oren Harman talks about his new book "Evolutions: 15 Myths That Explain Our World."

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Sun, Jun 17, 2018 -- 4:30am
  • KQED World: Sun, Jun 17, 2018 -- 12:00pm
  • KQED World: Mon, Jun 18, 2018 -- 3:30am
  • KQED World: Mon, Jun 18, 2018 -- 10:30am

Duration: 29:00 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Sun, Jun 24, 2018 -- 4:30am Remind me
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Our Galaxy and Beyond (#3848) Duration: 28:00 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)

Guest: Alan Stern and David Grinspoon. Scientists Alan Stern and David Grinspoon talk about their new book "Chasing New Horizons: Inside the Epic First Mission to Pluto."

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Sun, Jul 1, 2018 -- 4:30am Remind me
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The Future Caucus (#3901) Duration: 28:53 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)

Guest: Steven Olikara. Steven Olikara, founder of the Millennial Action Project, talks about activating the next generation of citizens to overcome gridlock.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Sun, Jul 8, 2018 -- 4:30am Remind me
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  • KQED World: Mon, Jul 9, 2018 -- 3:30am Remind me
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TV Technical Issues

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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

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

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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.

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Channels 54.1, 9.2, 25.2
XFINITY 10 and HD 710
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KQED Plus, formerly KTEH.
Unique programs including the best British dramas, mysteries, and comedies.

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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 pbskids.org.

KQED World

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.