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Bay Area Innovators (#412H) Duration: 27:48 STEREO

Manu Prakash Stanford University professor Manu Prakash was recognized with a prestigious MacArthur "genius grant" for his work as an inventor and physical biologist. Among his inventions is a microscope made out of paper that costs less than a dollar to make. Jose Qui?onez Financial services expert Jose Qui?onez was recognized with a prestigious MacArthur "genius grant" for his work as the founder and CEO of San Francisco-based Mission Asset Fund. His organization helps low-income individuals build good credit through a unique program that taps into informal models of community lending. Alice Brooks & Bettina Chen Alice Brooks and Bettina Chen met at Stanford University as engineering graduate students and went on to create a startup called Roominate. Their company makes award-winning building toys geared towards getting girls excited about STEM - science, technology, engineering and math. Komal Ahmad To young entrepreneur Komal Ahmad, hunger is not a problem of scarcity, but rather one of logistics. Her startup Copia combines mobile technology with an on-the-ground delivery network to redistribute excess food to those who need it the most.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Fri, May 26, 2017 -- 7:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Sat, May 27, 2017 -- 1:00am Remind me
  • KQED Life: Sun, May 28, 2017 -- 5:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Sun, May 28, 2017 -- 5:00pm Remind me

Episode #433H Duration: 27:46 STEREO

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  • KQED 9: Fri, Jun 2, 2017 -- 7:00pm Remind me
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  • KQED 9: Sun, Jun 4, 2017 -- 5:00pm Remind me

Episode #434H Duration: 27:46 STEREO

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Fri, Jun 9, 2017 -- 7:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Sat, Jun 10, 2017 -- 1:00am Remind me
  • KQED Life: Sun, Jun 11, 2017 -- 5:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Sun, Jun 11, 2017 -- 5:00pm Remind me

Episode #435H Duration: 27:46 STEREO

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  • KQED 9: Fri, Jun 16, 2017 -- 7:00pm Remind me
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Episode #436H Duration: 27:46 STEREO

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Fri, Jun 23, 2017 -- 7:00pm Remind me
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Episode #437H Duration: 27:46 STEREO

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  • KQED 9: Fri, Jun 30, 2017 -- 7:00pm Remind me
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TV Technical Issues

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    • 2/22/17: Fremont Peak tower transmissions, including KQET DT25

      (DT25.1 through 25.3) Recent storms have taken out dozens of trees on Fremont Peak, which in turn have taken down power lines leading to the transmission tower located on the peak. It has been running on generators for several days, and regular trips are scheduled to re-fuel those generators with gas. However, the truck has […]

    • KQED TV All Channels: Planned outage late Fri/early Sat 1/14 midnight-2am

      All KQED television channels will be off the air late Friday/early Saturday 1/14 beginning at midnight for approximately two hours to perform maintenance and upgrades to our electrical system. These improvements will help KQED maintain and continue our broadcast service to the community. We will return to our regularly scheduled programs as soon as work […]

    • Wed 12/28: KQET DT25 Over the Air signal restored

      UPDATE: signal was restored apx 6pm (DT25.1 through 25.3) We are aware that our transmitter servicing the Watsonville/Monterey/Salinas area, KQET, is off the air. Engineers are on their way from San Francisco to check it out. Estimated time for repairs not yet known.

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

(starts Jan 16, 2017)
Channel
54.4, 25.3
XFINITY 192
Wave: Channel # may vary.
Quality children's programming. Live streaming 24/7 at pbskids.org.

KQED Life

KQED Life

Channel 54.3
XFINITY 189
Wave: Channel # may vary.
Best of arts, food, gardening, how-to, and travel.

KQED World

KQED World

Channel 9.3, 54.5
XFINITY 190
Wave: Channel # may vary.
Best of non-fiction programs including public affairs, local and world events, nature, history, and science.