Living on Earth

Saturdays at 1 pm

Keep your finger on the pulse of the issues affecting the planet we call home. Hosted by Steve Curwood, Living on Earth examines all sides of today's most important environmental concerns. Environmental experts and leading environmental journalists join the discussion each week with compelling features and commentary on how culture, economics, and technology shape the world around us. As the population and consumption continue to rise, Living on Earth continues to deliver the award-winning news on the subjects that affect the earth's inhabitants.

Ways to Connect


  • Friday, November 17, 2017 8:00am
    'America’s Pledge' to Paris / Moving Forward at COP23 Climate Summit / Trump Pumps Alaskan Gas Deal / Beyond The Headlines / The Rights of Nature: A Legal Revolution That Could Save the World / BirdNote: Birds of Paradise
  • Friday, November 10, 2017 8:00am
    US Hails Atomic Power At Climate COP23 / Zapping the Electric Car Tax Credit / The Antarctic & New York City Floods / Nat Geo’s New Exploration of People, Places & Planet / The Earth Is My Witness
  • Friday, November 3, 2017 9:00am
    Moving the Paris Climate Deal Forward / Drill, Baby, Drill! / Measuring the Risky Feedback Link Between Soil Carbon and Global Warming / The Living and Dead in Good Company / The Clock Ticks for Daylight Saving Time
  • Friday, October 27, 2017 9:00am
    Flying Insects Crash / EPA Toxics Nominee Under Fire / Rising CO2 & Sea Life / Hungry Polar Bear / A Farewell to Ice / BirdNote®: Spooky Shearwaters
  • Friday, October 20, 2017 9:00am
    The Global Warming Minefield / Puerto Ricans Flee Maria For Florida - Where They Can Vote / Republicans Move to Open Arctic Refuge For Drilling / BirdNote®: Here Come the Merlins / Rough Riding for Wild Horse Country