The most glamorous of our winter birds, the evening grosbeak, isn't extinct or even close. But it's in a steep decline in many places. more »
All Things Natural with Ed Kanze
"All Things Natural," Ed's weekly newspaper column, has been published continuously for a quarter century. It ran for 21 years in the Connecticut-based newspaper chain and today appears in the Bedford, NY Record-Review. Over the column's run, he has written over 1300 columns totaling nearly a million words. Listen each week as Ed shares, in his own voice, stories about nature in the Adirondacks and beyond in this Mountain Lake PBS exclusive podcast.
Some of us find it easier than others to rise and shine on frigid winter mornings. Sunshine comes late if it comes at all, and the temperature at times hardly rises above zero. What to do? more »
You wouldn't think it possible: birds being able to survive cold northern winters in nothing more than their bare feet. more »
Harry Potter worries about death-eaters. All my life I've had to be concerned about tooth-eaters, those pesky bacteria that took up residence in human mouths more than a million years ago and have been gnawing away at our ivories ever since. more »