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.


Rachael Ray’s Nutrish for Cats Coming Soon. Meow.

in Animals, Causes, News, Top News

Nutrish is gaining traction with pet owners looking for food that’s not only natural, but helpful to animal welfare orgs around the nation.

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Kristen Bell has a Crush on Vegan Cheese

in Eats, Healthy Living, News, Top News, Vegan

The Forgetting Sarah Marshall actress says vegan cheese is just as delicious as the real stuff.

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Vegan Pink Drops 55 Pounds with Diet, Exercise, and Attitude

in Healthy Living, Lifestyle, News, Top News

The 33-year-old rockers, animal rights activist, and new mom is featured in the November issue of Shape

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The Onion Spoofs TED Talks with ‘Compostable Car’ Idea

in Entertainment, News, Pop Culture, Top News

The Onion, well-known for creating high-quality spoofs of the media, today released a new feature aimed squarely at the very popular TED Talks. Called “Onion Talks”, the new series will

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MLB Pitcher Sues Pipeline Company Over Endangered Cat Habitat

in Animals, Causes, News, Sports, Top News

MLB pitcher Josh Beckett is suing a pipeline company accused of destroying habitat crucial to the survival of the endangered ocelot.

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DiCaprio, Hardy & Maguire are Making TWO Anti-Poaching Films

in Animals, Causes, Entertainment, Featured, Film/TV, News

Remember the awesome news back in late-August that Leonardo DiCaprio, Tom Hardy, and Tobey Macguire were uniting for an anti-poaching drama? The untitled Warner Brothers film, based on an idea from

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Travis Barker Embraces Vegan Diet to Get Healthy

in Eats, Music, News, Top News, Vegan

After a recent health scare, Blink-182 drummer Travis Barker is back on a plant-based diet.

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