QUEST is an Emmy-Award winning multimedia series with a new focus on exploring the science of sustainability. Meet people across the country who are breaking new ground in science, technology and engineering to create a more sustainable future. Discover new stories about food, energy, water, climate and biodiversity at questscience. org.
Going UP: Sea Level Rise in San Francisco Bay / Please Touch the Animals: Environmental Enrichment at Zoos (#412H) Duration: 26:19 STEREO TVG
Scientists say it's no secret San Francisco Bay is rising, and QUEST investigates how high it will rise and when. And from body work and acupuncture for giraffes, to pachyderm pedicures, come see how the Oakland Zoo is using alternative treatments to guarantee the well-being of its residents.
- KQED 9: Wed, Dec 16, 2015 -- 7:30pm Remind me
- KQED 9: Thu, Dec 17, 2015 -- 1:30am Remind me
- KQED World: Sat, Dec 19, 2015 -- 1:00pm Remind me
- KQED World: Sat, Dec 19, 2015 -- 7:30pm Remind me
- KQED World: Sun, Dec 20, 2015 -- 8:30am Remind me
- KQED World: Sun, Dec 20, 2015 -- 12:30pm Remind me
- KQED World: Sun, Dec 20, 2015 -- 5:00pm Remind me
Restoring America's Waters (#705H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG
Find out how the health of America's waterways is being restored. Follow scientists and fishermen as they team up to rebuild North Carolina's deteriorating oyster reefs. Battle algae blooms with Lake Erie researchers and discover how the largest dam removal project in U.S. history is providing hope for Washington state's salmon. Plus, discover an Ohio artist who turns coal mine run-off into works of art.
- KQED 9: Wed, Dec 23, 2015 -- 7:30pm Remind me
- KQED 9: Thu, Dec 24, 2015 -- 1:30am Remind me
- KQED World: Sat, Dec 26, 2015 -- 1:00pm Remind me
- KQED World: Sat, Dec 26, 2015 -- 7:30pm Remind me
- KQED World: Sun, Dec 27, 2015 -- 8:30am Remind me
- KQED World: Sun, Dec 27, 2015 -- 12:30pm Remind me
- KQED World: Sun, Dec 27, 2015 -- 5:00pm Remind me
Asthma: What Brought on the Epidemic? / Ants: The Invisible Majority (#409H) Duration: 26:21 STEREO TVG
Visit Bay Area researchers who are working to understand why asthma rates have increased, and learn how ants have managed to thrive in almost every habitat on Earth.
Deep Water Corals/Uganda Chimps (#603H) Duration: 26:20 STEREO TVG
Travel thousands of feet below the ocean's surface to explore fragile deep sea corals off the California coast. Meet Bay Area engineers creating detailed virtual records of the world's great monuments, including their realistic recreation of the Mexican ruins of Chichen Itza. Plus, discover the Oakland Zoo's efforts to protect chimpanzees from illegal poaching in Uganda.
Lake Tahoe: Can We Save It? (#702H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG
Lake Tahoe's clear, blue waters attract 3 million visitors to California and Nevada each year. But the lake is still paying the price of the rampant development that took place in the 1960s and now faces a new threat in climate change. Meet the small army of scientists and others who toil behind the scenes to turn back the clock to a time when you could see 100 feet down into the lake.
From Farm to Fork to Fuel (#704H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG
Discover innovative approaches for producing and maximizing our food resources. Explore how a Milwaukee farmer feeds a growing urban population, discover strategies for reducing food waste in the San Francisco Bay Area and beyond, and go behind the scenes at a North Carolina facility that turns cooking grease into fuel. Plus, check out gardens on wheels in Omaha, Nebraska.