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Life on the Reef

Jul 18, 2015
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Wednesdays, July 22-August 5, 8pm on WKAR-TV | The three-part LIFE ON THE REEF presents a unique and fresh angle on Australia’s greatest natural icon.

Ready to Learn with WKAR and Fenner

Jul 17, 2015
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August 1, 10am-noon | Join Fenner Nature Center and WKAR for this FREE Family Fun Workshop.

Current Sports #512 | July 17, 2015

Jul 17, 2015

Plaxico Burress Comments on Nick Saban, College Athletes in Video Games, the British Open and Reflection Friday.


Current State #578 | July 17, 2015

Jul 17, 2015

Today on Current State: New Michigan Department of Corrections Director Heidi Washington; building the world's largest Rube Goldberg contraption in Detroit; how extreme weather events influence how people think about the issue of climate change; and Live Music Friday with Brian Lorente.

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A nationwide study out of the University of Michigan finds that people are more likely to believe in global warming after they personally witness extreme weather events. Current State talks to Dr. Barry Rabe, co-director of the National Surveys on Energy and Environment, which produced the report. 

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