Michael dEstries

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5165 Articles

Bio

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.

Articles

Monster Goldfish Discovered in Lake Tahoe (Video)

in Causes, Environment, News, Top News

“Monster Goldfish,” some measuring more than a foot and a half long and weighing over 4 lbs, have been discovered in Lake Tahoe. And if you think these look exactly

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Olivia Munn Narrates New Shocking Anti-Fur Video

in Animals, Causes, News, Top News, Video

Actress and animal activist Olivia Munn has once again partnered with PETA to shed light on the fur industry, with a horrific, undercover video showing what really happens to animals

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First-Ever ‘VegNation’ Race Car to Promote Plant-Based Diet

Professional race car driver and environmental activist Leilani Münter is once again using her spotlight on the racetrack to inspire action for the planet. The 37-year-old is teaming up with 1% for

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Japan Suspends Whaling After Clashes with Sea Shepherd

in Animals, Causes, Featured, News, Top News

After a day of intense clashes with the Sea Shepherd, the Japanese whaling fleet has suspended operations – with many predicting that their hunt in the Southern Ocean may be

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New York City to Launch Pilot Curbside Composting Program

in Causes, Environment, News, Top News

We already knew that Mayor Bloomberg would be proposing a ban on plastic foam food packaging during his final State of the City address – but boom! – how about

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Tesla Model S Fan Video ‘Gallons of Light’ Goes Viral

in Causes, Environment, News, Top News

Filmmaker, content creator, and entrepreneur Jordan Bloch loves the all-electric Tesla Model S – so he set out to create an unofficial commercial for it. The result is a beautiful ode

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Matt Damon Launches New Humorous ‘Strike’ Campaign for water.org

in Causes, News, People, Top News

We laughed at the shallow, charity-for-the-sake-of-pride Matt Damon that appeared on Showtime’s “House of Lies” late last week – but today, we’re laughing at the creative humor the actual Matt

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