Michael dEstries


5181 Articles


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.


Watch: Captain Planet Destroys the Last Planeteer

in Entertainment, Film/TV, News, Top News

If you’ve never been a fan of the Planeteers from the classic cartoon “Captain Planet”, Don Cheadle has a gift for you.

Read More

Sea Shepherd Tasked with Filming ‘Whale Wars’ Action

in Animals, Causes, Film/TV, News, Top News

The Sea Shepherd Conservation Society will film all of this year’s action against the Japanese whaling fleet for season 6 of Whale Wars.

Read More

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.

Read More

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.

Read More

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.

Read More

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.

Read More

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

Read More