Michael dEstries


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Michael has been blogging since 2005 on issues such as sustainability, renewable energy, philanthropy, and healthy living. He regularly contributes to a slew of publications, as well as consulting with companies looking to make an impact using the web and social media. He lives in Ithaca, NY with his family on an apple farm.


Iron Man 3 Trailer Features Audi’s Electric Concept Vehicle

in Entertainment, Film/TV

In a span of two minutes and thirty-one seconds, we not only catch a glimpse of Audi’s R8 e-tron electric vehicle in the new “Iron Man 3″ trailer, but also

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Google Asked to Remove Ads Promoting Elephant and Whale Products

in Animals, Causes, Featured, News

With over 2,000 delegates attending the 12-day CITES Conference (Convention on International Trade and Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora) in Bangkok, Thailand this week, worldwide attention is centered on violations

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Prince William Calls for Action on Ivory Trade (Video)

in Animals, Causes, News, Top News

Prince William this week became the latest big name to call upon world leaders to address the growing crisis of the worldwide ivory trade. The 30-year-old Duke of Cambridge, a

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Thailand Prime Minister Pledges End to Nation’s Ivory Trade

in Animals, Causes, News, Top News

After a massive campaign spearheaded by the World Wildlife Foundation and backed by notable celebrities like Leonardo DiCaprio, the country of Thailand has agreed to put an end to the

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Oscars 2013 Red Carpet – Naomie Harris in Eco Michael Badger

in Entertainment, Fashion, Featured, Film/TV, News

Naomie Harris brings eco-fashion to the 2013 Academy Awards held at the Dolby Theatre on Sunday (February 24) in Hollywood.

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Daniel Day-Lewis to Embrace Farm Life After Oscars

in Film/TV, Healthy Living, Lifestyle, News, Top News

After tonight’s Academy Awards, it may be awhile before we see the talents of Daniel Day-Lewis come to life again on the silver screen. The 55-year-old actor, nominated for “Lincoln”

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Naomie Harris Eco Oscars Dress Made From Candy Wrappers

in Entertainment, Fashion, Film/TV, News, Top News

Could recycled candy wrappers be coming to the Oscars red carpet? “Skyfall” actress Naomie Harris, who we mentioned earlier will be wearing the winning sustainable design from the 4th annual

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