Gentle Chiropractic for Graceful Aging

Rowdy, a 27-year-old dressage disciplined horse, greets me for his treatments and his owner sees his comfort and relaxed nature return afterwards. She also...

Guided Earthing Hikes – Exploring: Tamarack Nature Center

Editor’s note: The Edge teams up each month with EarthMentor David Nelson to offer a unique hiking experience at one of the hidden nature...

EarthTalk® | September 2018

Dear EarthTalk: With all the crazy heat waves around the world this summer, how could anyone still claim that climate change isn't anything to...

Spirit Leaves: Through Egyptian Eyes

I feel I'm dissembling a bit, passing myself off as a "cat person." I'm not really partial to them, having a natural affection for...

Nelson to lead Guided Nature Hike

EarthMentor David Nelson will lead a one-of-a-kind nature experience from 2-4 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 7 at one of his favorite nature centers in...

EarthTalk® | September 2016

Dear EarthTalk: I find it hard to believe that Flint, Michigan is the only city or town in the U.S. with lead contamination of...

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...

EarthTalk® | February 2018

Dear EarthTalk: I always assumed the train was the greenest form of mass transit, but a friend told me I would be better off...

Ed Begley, Jr: The Greenest Man in Hollywood

From the moment he attended his first Earth Day event in 1970, actor Ed Begley, Jr., has worked tirelessly to protect the environment and...

Letters to the editor

Dear editor, Your front page article on the Tiny Houses was excellent and so exciting to see in the April 2015 issue of The Edge....

Nature Expands My Consciousness

To think, to feel, to be aware of oneself and of that which surrounds us in our daily life -- that is consciousness. It's...

Message from J-Pod Orcas: Humans Heed Our Call

Editor's note: In late July, an orca mother known as Tahlequah (also known as J-35) was observed pushing her dead calf around the waters...

EarthTalk® | November 2016

Dear EarthTalk: What's the latest in the battle over whether or not to permanently protect the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge? The issue seems to...

EarthTalk® October 2017

Dear EarthTalk: Was Hurricane Harvey caused by global warming? -- Tom Dell, Bern, NC The short answer is no. No single hurricane or weather event...

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...

New book explores Echinacea, a medicinal plant with roots in Kansas

The medicinal plant Echinacea in flower in its native prairie habitat in the Smoky Hill River breaks, north of Hays. Photo by Kelly Kindscher In February...

EarthTalk® | March 2018

Dear EarthTalk: Can you settle this age-old question for me once and for all: Is it greener to take showers or baths? And how...