Soul Dog

An excerpt from Soul Dog: A Journey into the Spiritual Life of Animals This is much more than the story of a special bond with...

Dogs & Biting Issues

Have you heard stories about the family pet biting someone, or perhaps you’ve been bitten yourself? It’s a sad and stressful event when your beloved...

EarthTalk® January 2018

Dear EarthTalk: It's obvious that our cars are getting greener every year, but what about 18 wheelers? -- Pauline McRae, Sebastian, FL We all rely...

EarthTalk® | April 2017

Dear EarthTalk: I would like to know what good the EPA has done for the environment? -- Mary W., via e-mail Without the U.S. Environmental...

EarthTalk® | June 2018

Dear EarthTalk: Is there proof that fracking for oil and natural gas can by itself cause earthquakes? -- James Mitchell, Hauppauge, NY Geologists used to...

Animal Friends as Gifts

Try taking a few moments to slow down next time you are with a companion animal and simply be with it. Focusing without expectations,...
Sea Dance

This extroverted Introvert finds Comfort in the Company of Mother Earth...

When I participated in the Meyer's Briggs personality test many years ago, it indicated that I was an "extroverted-introvert." That means I'm socially adept,...

EarthTalk® | February 2019

Dear EarthTalk: How is it that bitcoin, a virtual currency that few of us have heard of and no one I know uses, is...

A Spiritual Perspective on Caring for a Senior or Dying Pet

This article is based on my own experiences with caring for senior and dying pets. I take a spiritual perspective and share three things...

Milo’s Story

It all started five years ago when Milo, our beloved Bichon, began showing signs of slowing down. At that time, he was 10 years...

Plant Consciousness: Natural Prehension

For a brief time in the 1990s, I owned a cantilevered property on a hilltop in Modjeska Canyon, California, named for the Russian actress,...

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...

EarthTalk® | July 2018

Dear EarthTalk: How do the big gadget-making companies (Apple, Samsung, etc.) stack up these days regarding their environmental footprint? -- Doug Greco, Newark, NJ While...
Grizzly Bear

EarthTalk® | August 2017

Dear EarthTalk: Is the federal government's decision to take Yellowstone's grizzlies off of the endangered species list good news or bad news for the...

EarthTalk® | March 2019

Dear EarthTalk: What is the so-called Green New Deal proposed by Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, and is Congress likely to go for it? -- Mark Talarico,...

GM foods neither safe nor needed, say genetic engineers

Genetically modified crops and foods are neither safe nor necessary to feed the world, a new report by genetic engineers shows. The second edition of...

EarthTalk® March 2016

Dear EarthTalk: What is being done to save elephants around the world? I understand that these magnificent creatures are teetering on the brink of...