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.


Lights, Camera, Trees! More Hollywood Films Going Carbon Neutral

in Film/TV

Fast fact of the day: The Day After Tomorrow was the first film to go carbon neutral. Way back in 2004, Twentieth Century Fox paid $200,000 for a reforestation project

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Prince Charles Placing Final Touches On Eco-Friendly B&B

in Home, People

Interested in staying at a royal residence? Want to tell your friends that you slept in the same bed shared by Prince Charles and Camilla Bowles? Yum! For the first

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The Gilmore Girls Amuse To Help Stop Global Warming

in People

I wrote about MSN’s celebrity-fueled green videos a few months ago, but some new ones have surfaced worth dropping. Well, worth dropping if you’re a Gilmore Girls fan. I personally

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Ecorazzi Interview With Eco Lifestyle Expert Danny Seo

in Eats, Fashion, People

You can say that Danny Seo has had a pretty busy past couple of years. From launching two new books to appearing on television and radio shows to co-guest editor

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The Green Picture: DiCaprio And Scooter Hit The Road

in People, Transport

No matter what Entourage may have taught us regarding the “coolness” factor of scooters; it seems that more and more famous folk are hitting the open roads with these green

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Spielberg Reveals Personal Letter Sent To Chinese President On Darfur

in Causes

Director Steven Spielberg recently wrote a personal letter to Chinese President Hu Jintao asking the Chinese government to use its influence in the region to bring an end to the

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Bob Geldof Questions The Motive Behind Live Earth Concerts

in Music

Bob Geldof, the organizer behind the Live 8 and Live Aid charity concerts, has surprisingly come out as a critic of the upcoming Live Earth climate change event. According the

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