Guided Earthing Hikes | Exploring: Pike Island

The Edge is teaming up with EarthMentor David Nelson to offer a monthly hiking experience at one of the hidden nature gems here in...

Earth Talk

Dear EarthTalk: Green groups don't seem to discuss human population growth, but I think the biggest issue confronting the planet is the collective demand...

Natures Recipe: Take Time to Connect

I have a favorite park near my home. It is very large with many beautiful trails that flow through prairie land, wooded areas, beautiful...

Time-Entanglement and the Supernatural

Based on the book Synchronicity and the Secret of the ONE "When you look into the abyss, the abyss also looks into you," wrote Nietzche....

Blessings From Ertha — How One Cat Opened My Heart

An astrologer told me I had turned to the natural world, to animals for my livelihood, for my friends and companions. She said the...

EarthTalk® | Obama & Romney on the Environment

Dear EarthTalk: Given that the presidential election is just around the corner, what can you tell me about each candidate's environmental track record and...

EarthTalk® | August 2013

Dear EarthTalk: What is the gist of President Obama's new plan to tackle global warming and how does the green community feel about what...

Finding Peace and Presence by connecting with the Earth

As nature becomes more rare, and cities and human gatherings grow, many of us lose our connection with nature -- and thus with ourselves,...

Let Your Smile be your Guide: Positive Dog Training for a...

For 15,000 years, the lives of humans and dogs have been interwoven. The history of humanity has been shaped by dogs, yet training a...

The Teacher

Shortly after 9/11, I had returned home to Minneapolis from Arizona. I had worked with a Tibetan lama who instructed me to work with...

Confessions of a Crazy Cat Lady

I must confess I love cats. With the exception of a year or two here and there, I have always lived with at least...

Environment-friendly Holiday Gifts are Available

Dear EarthTalk: Can you recommend some sources for toys and other holiday gifts that are both safe and not harmful to the environment? -...

Roxy, Her Paws to My Heart

I've always been an animal lover -- cats, dogs, mice, bunnies, deer -- anything with that sweet soulfulness, innocence and trust. We had many...

Heal the Earth Meditation

In June, while visiting friends in Santa Fe, I participated in the New Moon retreat, a gathering of women every new moon on land...

Quetico Lake

The Earth Spirits are speaking Are you listening? Can you hear them? It doesn't matter if you are in a building Watching a contest or on a first...

My Soul Takes Flight In Nature

When I head out to nature, it is to replenish my mind with fresh ideas and leave the stresses of the world behind. When...

A Path to Balance, Health and Healing

Connecting to health by connecting with nature HOW MUCH EXPOSURE to nature do you get on a daily basis? If you are depressed, in pain,...