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A Squirrel's Guide to Success (#3604) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)

Join some of the world's top squirrel scientists who are making groundbreaking discoveries, from the fox squirrel who can remember the location of 9,000 nuts, to the gray squirrel whose treetop leaps are the basis of new designs in robotics.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Fri, Nov 16, 2018 -- 11:00am
  • KQED World: Sun, Nov 18, 2018 -- 5:00pm Remind me
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  • KQED World: Mon, Nov 19, 2018 -- 5:00am Remind me
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Dogs in the Land of Lions (#3605) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)

See into the heart of an African wild dog family. When lions kill her mate, a wild dog mother must raise two generations of pups all on her own. Witness her loyalty and selflessness in this intimate portrayal of motherhood, filmed over two years.

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  • KQED 9: Wed, Nov 21, 2018 -- 8:00pm Remind me
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The Story of Cats: Asia to Africa (#3404B) Duration: 1:26:08 STEREO

Discover how the first cats arose in the forests of Asia, how they spread across the continent and later came to conquer Africa. We reveal how cats evolved with an in-depth look at lions, servals, caracals, cheetahs, tigers, fishing and sand cats.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Sun, Nov 25, 2018 -- 6:30am Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Fri, Nov 30, 2018 -- 10:00am Remind me

Snow Bears (#3606) Duration: 1:29:00 STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)

Travel to the Arctic to follow the life-changing journey of two newborn polar bear cubs as they leave their den for the first time. Bravely led by their mother, the cubs must make the perilous voyage to the sea to feed. Actress Kate Winslet narrates.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Tue, Nov 27, 2018 -- 7:00pm Remind me
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  • KQED Plus: Fri, Nov 30, 2018 -- 8:30pm Remind me
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Naledi: One Little Elephant (#3501() Duration: 1:29:32 SRND51 TVPG

Born inside a sanctuary in the wilderness of Botswana, Naledi the baby elephant loses her mother and faces the world alone. It is now up to a devoted team of caretakers and researchers to urge Naledi to survive and help find her place in the herd.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Tue, Nov 27, 2018 -- 8:30pm Remind me
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Nature's Miracle Orphans: Second Chances (#3301) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)

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.

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  • KQED 9: Wed, Dec 5, 2018 -- 8:00pm Remind me
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H Is for Hawk: A New Chapter (#3504) Duration: 1:22:15 STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)

Helen Macdonald's best-selling book H Is for Hawk told the saga of a grieving daughter who found healing in training a goshawk. Now she digs deeper into the world of these raptors by following a family in the wild and raising a goshawk of her own.

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  • KQED World: Sun, Dec 9, 2018 -- 5:00pm Remind me
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Nature's Miracle Orphans: Wild Lessons (#3302) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)

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.

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  • KQED 9: Wed, Dec 12, 2018 -- 8:00pm Remind me
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Mystery Monkeys of Shangri-La (#3211) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)

This is the true story of a family of Yunnan snub-nosed monkeys living in the highest forests in the world. Only recently discovered, snub-nosed monkeys are hauntingly beautiful primates, gentler than others of their kind. Elfin-like, they seem both childlike and wise beyond their years. The family is led by a formidable fighter and his fighting force who guard a troop of 8-10 families. The survival of this unique monkey society, formed in response to the hardships of the Himalayas, depends on strong defensive strategies and the cooperation and interdependence of them all.

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  • KQED 9: Wed, Dec 19, 2018 -- 8:00pm Remind me
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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.

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.