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.


Captain Planet Sequel: Don Cheadle Returns (VIDEO)

in Entertainment, Featured, Film/TV, News

FunnyOrDie.com has released a follow-up to their hilarious 2011 “Captain Planet” spoof – and boy oh boy, are humans ever screwed.

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Affleck to Obama: Make the Congo a Priority

in Causes, News, People, Top News

Ben Affleck continues to use the spotlight to focus on the civil violence impacting the Congolese people.

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Sea Shepherd’s Paul Watson Offers $20K Reward to Catch Dolphin Killers

in Animals, Causes, News, Top News

Captain Paul Watson is personally offering a $20,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the perps responsible.

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Has Curiosity Discovered Organic Compounds on Mars?

in News, Science, Top News

Speculation is rife over a major announcement set to come from NASA next month regarding a soil sample from the Mars Curiosity Rover.

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J.K Rowling’s ‘Beedle’ Becomes Charitable eBook

J.K. Rowling has been stepping up her charity efforts; most recently announcing a $16M donation to Edinburgh University to fund a clinic for multiple sclerosis and neurodegenerative disease – and

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Wendy Williams’ Nude PETA Ad Coming Soon

in Animals, Causes, News, Top News

***Update: Her nude ad for PETA is now live. See it here. Wendy Williams, the successful daytime talkshow host often regarded as “the next Oprah” is reportedly set to make

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Jason Mraz to Make History in Myanmar

in Causes, Music, News, People, Top News

Jason Mraz has announced that he will headline a free outdoor concert next month in Myanmar to raise awareness about human trafficking.

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