Six Lessons You can Learn from a Horse

There are thousands of things you can learn from a horse. Here are six: How to reel in bigger clients How to...

An Ocean Ethos: New Paradigm for the 21st Century

The world has lost its way. The physical and political turmoil we face is symptomatic of a failed system of values unable to support...

Swan

Preening, Soft, virgin white feathers, Aware of my presence But not of my world.   Before me, another world, No analytic philosophy, No targets, budgets or schedules. No self-appraisal, Or attempt to be Something...

An excerpt from JAVA: The True Story of a Shelter Dog...

The rhythmic bumps on the interstate lulled Java into a slumber for the entire ride. When we reached the hotel, it was a different...

Healing Dogs with Three Heart Balancing™

What unique beings dogs are to us! We owe all animals a debt of gratitude for enriching our lives and offering us opportunities to...

I Don’t Want a Dog

I never had any desire to have a dog. Cats were okay, easy to take care of, and you could leave them alone for...

EarthTalk® February 2016

Dear EarthTalk: What do green groups think about the outcome of the recent Paris climate talks? -- Jackie Lupinacci, Pittsburgh, PA On December 12, 2015,...

Wind Turbines: Bad for the Environment?

President Obama has made it clear that he is committed to expanding the nation's alternative energy capability. In his recent speech to Congress, the...

We Gather Together to Honor the Fallen

On a gray January day we were Christian pagans, standing in a small, tight ring around the dearly departed, singing into the crisp winter...

Activism on the Run

Changing the planet though the focus of attention ARE YOU CONCERNED about the world these days? Planet-wide, humanity is on a destructive path in many...

Six Keys to Finding One’s Soul Through Environmental and Social Change

Why do 23 percent of Americans still not believe in climate change? This is the largest percentage ever of climate change deniers and it...

Eco News

Global warming fear: A new poll has found a majority of Americans recognize the threat of climate change and want politicians to do something...

EarthTalk® | August 2014

Dear EarthTalk: With summer officially here now, what can you tell us about which sunscreens are safe and which are not? -- Clara Rosen,...

My ‘Little Lady’ — a very special kitten

When a cat suddenly starts showing up in my neighborhood, it can be quite confusing. Does it belong to one of the neighbors? Was...

EarthTalk® | January 2013

Credit: iStockPhoto/ThinkstockThree steps to a healthier, greener laundry room: Use natural, nontoxic detergents free of harsh chemicals, dyes and perfumes; lose the fabric...

Gratitude in a Broken Heart

The only reoccurring childhood nightmare I ever had was about cats taking over the world. I would wake up, get out of bed and...

EarthTalk® January 2017

Dear EarthTalk: What kinds of changes to federal environmental policies can we expect to see from Donald Trump when he assumes the presidency? --...