Earth Day

Greta Thunberg: A Year To Change the World

Apr 14, 2021
Greta Thunberg, dressed in winter hat, scarf and coat, with smoke from Bełchatów coal power station in distant background
Courtesy of Jon Sayers copyright of BBC Studios / PBS

Thu. Apr. 22 at 8pm on WKAR-HD 23.1 & STREAMING | Travel with the world’s best-known climate activist as she takes her fight to a global stage.

Michigan State University

MSU Today is marking Earth Day 2020 with a round table conversation among MSU environmental leaders, who have devoted much of their lives to the environmental, social, and economic sustainability of the university and our planet.

Gallery of Crowds & Signs at March for Science Lansing

Apr 22, 2017
Reginald Hardwick / WKAR-MSU

Thousands rallied for science at the Michigan Capitol on Saturday. It was one of many marches and rallies around the world on "March for Science" day. Many said President Trump and his administration are diminishing the work of scientists. Some speakers said climate change is not being taken seriously.

Earth Day Then and Now

Apr 21, 2017
Brooke Allen and Kirk Heinze
Russ White / WKAR-MSU

We now live in a world where it's cooler to ride your bike than get your drivers license and you risk a dirty look if you're seen carrying  a plastic shopping bag loaded with processed food. WKAR's Brooke Allen asks Kirk Heinze, Host of the Greening of the Great Lakes on MSU Today, how society has evolved environmentally  throughout the years.