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Surviving with Animals (#202) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)

Learn why wildlife holds the key to survival for the people who live in some of the world's most extraordinary natural wonders, such as northern Australia, northern Siberia and Vanuatu. But animals can be foes as well as friends.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Wed, Jul 18, 2018 -- 8:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Thu, Jul 19, 2018 -- 2:00am Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Fri, Jul 20, 2018 -- 11:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Sun, Jul 22, 2018 -- 5:00pm Remind me
  • KQED World: Sun, Jul 22, 2018 -- 9:00pm Remind me
  • KQED World: Mon, Jul 23, 2018 -- 5:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Mon, Jul 23, 2018 -- 11:00am Remind me

Surviving Against The Odds (#203) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)

See how people in some of the natural wonders, including Brazil, Ethiopia, Laos, the Faroes and Switzerland, must push themselves to the limit in order to survive. Survival demands skill, ingenuity and bravery.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Wed, Jul 25, 2018 -- 8:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Thu, Jul 26, 2018 -- 2:00am Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Fri, Jul 27, 2018 -- 11:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Sun, Jul 29, 2018 -- 5:00pm Remind me
  • KQED World: Sun, Jul 29, 2018 -- 9:00pm Remind me
  • KQED World: Mon, Jul 30, 2018 -- 5:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Mon, Jul 30, 2018 -- 11:00am 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.

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

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)
Wave: Channel # may vary.
Thought-provoking television — public affairs, local and world events, nature, history, and science.