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Upcoming Broadcasts:

Super Cats: Cats In Every Corner (#3602) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)

Discover how cats have conquered the world, thriving in almost every landscape on Earth, from fishing cats in the wetlands of Asia, to a pregnant jaguar in Costa Rica, to margays in Central American treetops, to a swamp tiger on the Indian shore.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Sun, Jul 21, 2019 -- 5:00pm Remind me
  • KQED World: Sun, Jul 21, 2019 -- 9:00pm Remind me
  • KQED World: Mon, Jul 22, 2019 -- 5:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Mon, Jul 22, 2019 -- 11:00am Remind me

Super Cats: Science and Secrets (#3603) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)

See how new technologies help uncover some cats' most intimate secrets, including the cheetah's gymnastic abilities and why lions are able to hunt cooperatively. Conservationists are fighting to protect the most endangered species around the globe.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Sun, Jul 28, 2019 -- 5:00pm Remind me
  • KQED World: Sun, Jul 28, 2019 -- 9:00pm Remind me
  • KQED World: Mon, Jul 29, 2019 -- 5:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Mon, Jul 29, 2019 -- 11:00am Remind me

A Squirrel's Guide to Success (#3604A) Duration: 1:26:46 SRND51 TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

The squirrel family - from tiny chipmunks to big prairie dogs - is one of the most widespread on Earth. There are almost 300 species of squirrels that can glide through the air, outwit rattlesnakes, and survive the coldest temperatures of any mammal. What is the secret to their success? Uncover the extraordinary abilities of these cheeky nut lovers as a filmmaker puts their problem-solving to the test on a specially designed obstacle course.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Wed, Aug 21, 2019 -- 7:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Thu, Aug 22, 2019 -- 1:00am Remind me
  • KQED 9: Fri, Aug 23, 2019 -- 1:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Fri, Aug 23, 2019 -- 7:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Sat, Aug 24, 2019 -- 1:00am Remind me

Nature's Miracle Orphans: Second Chances (#3301H) Duration: 56:46 SRND51 TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Watch rescue center caregivers help wild baby orphans get back on their feet. In Australia, a teddy bear comforts baby koala Danny, and tiny wallaby Neil receives preemie care. In Costa Rica, baby three-toed sloth Newbie battles pneumonia.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Sat, Aug 31, 2019 -- 6:00am Remind me

Nature's Miracle Orphans: Wild Lessons (#3302H) Duration: 56:46 SRND51 TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Watch two-toed baby sloth Pelota learn to be independent in Costa Rica, while in Australia, young kangaroo Harry must be taught to socialize with his mates. Baby fruit bat Bugsy needs special help when his mother can't provide milk.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Sat, Aug 31, 2019 -- 7:00am Remind me
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TV Technical Issues

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    TV – Transmitter Status
    • KQED Transmitter will be off (03/06/2019)

      KQED transmitter will off on March 6th at  3-6 at 3am-6am.  This will disrupt over-the-air reception and DirectTV viewers. Comcast and Monterey reception will not be impacted.

    • KQED FM on Comcast services

      KQED FM and other radio channels were recently dropped from Comcast’s local cable offerings. Affected users can still listen to KQED at 88.5 FM on their radios, or listen to the live stream at kqed.org/listenlive or by downloading the KQED app, or on smart speakers.

    • KQED DT9, Sutro Tower – Mon 8/20 thru Fri 8/24/18

      Engineers at Sutro Tower in San Francisco will be doing their annual maintenance work 9am-4pm Mon 8/20 through Fri 8/24.  All stations transmitting from Sutro Tower will be dropping to half-power each day, and perhaps moving from main antennas at the top of the tower to auxiliary antennas at the “waist” (middle) of the tower … Continue reading KQED DT9, Sutro Tower – Mon 8/20 thru Fri 8/24/18

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.