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KALAMAZOO, MI -- The Kalamazoo Valley Museum is weighing the future of the Challenger Learning Center as part of an assessment of all of its science exhibits. Museum Director Bill McElhone said the museum is currently assessing all of its science exhibits, much in the way it re-evaluated and redesign its history exhibits in 2010.

Zinta Aistars

Dissatisfaction can lead to positive change. When Michigan nature writer Jerry Dennis became frustrated with online bookseller Amazon over its treatment of authors, he sat down with his wife, graphic designer Gail Dennis, and artist Glenn Wolff, to brainstorm.

Erica Holcomb

Periareion. It’s an astronomical term meaning “the closest approach to Mars.” It’s also a computer game where users try to establish a realistic virtual colony on the red planet.

The order by a federal judge in December effectively blocked efforts in Lansing to revive the state's wolf hunting season in the Upper Peninsula.

Kevin Lavery, WKAR

(MPRN-Lansing) The state House has adopted legislation that would exempt air-, spring-, and gas-powered guns from Michigan firearms laws. The legislation is backed by the NRA. Supporters says Michigan’s rules are stricter and out of step with most other states and the federal government. 

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