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All Things Natural with Ed Kanze

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"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/BorderlessNorth exclusive podcast. Visit Producer Josh Clement's Borderless North webpage at www.mountainlake.org/bn.

LISTEN: A Moose On The Loose

The day was nearly done. My wife was home from her job as Activities Director at an Adirondack retirement community and the kids were fed and homeworked. All that remained was time for a little fun before bedtime. more »

Aug 28, 2015 12:18 PM , Outdoors

LISTEN: Over There - The Insects Of August

Yesterday, nearing midnight as the rest of the household slept, I sat spellbound in front of a computer sifting through photographs of World War 1 soldiers of the US Army's 105th infantry when my thinking shifted to insects. ​ more »

Aug 14, 2015 10:34 AM , Outdoors

LISTEN: A Career That Began With A Bang

When a cherry bomb exploded over Lang Elliott's head, he had no idea it would help to launch him on a career in sound. Elliott doesn't record pop singers or rock bands. His vocalists and instrumentalists are birds, frogs, and insects. more »

Jun 26, 2015 8:42 AM , Outdoors

Listen: Sharks, Sharks, And More Sharks

There are big sharks and little sharks, dangerous sharks and sharks called gummies that will never harm you. Join me for a look at a new shark field guide that surveys the world's more than 501 species of shark. more »

Jun 17, 2015 9:12 AM , Outdoors

LISTEN: Say G'day to Songbirds

Human music may well have been inspired by the music of birds. But where did birds get the idea? Recent research findings suggest that songbirds, also known as perching birds or passerines, trace their ancestry to the land of kangaroos. more »

May 29, 2015 1:56 PM , Outdoors