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.


Daryl Hannah and Willie Nelson Campaign For Biodiesel Standard

in Causes

Determined to stave off fears that producing some green fuels may do more harm than good for the environment, Daryl Hannah and Willie Nelson are leading a campaign to establish

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Second Season Of “Ed” To Feature Daryl Hannah, Other Celebrities

in Home, People

The details are coming together for Ed Begley Jr and Rachelle Carson’s second season of Living With Ed and it looks like the two of them won’t be alone for

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Cannes To Premiere DiCaprio’s Film, David and Crow Fight Over Brad Pitt

in Contests, People

Here are some tidbits for the evening hours: Laurie David and Sheryl Crow have compared themselves to “Thelma and Louise”. Said David, “I’m wondering who gets Brad Pitt? I forget

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Victoria Beckham Horrified That Pet Lambs Are To Be Eaten

in Animals

This is a bit of an odd story. On one hand, I sympathize with Victoria. On the other, I’m not sure why she didn’t draw conclusions earlier. According to reports,

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Oprah Hooks Up With Matt Damon, Sheryl Crow For Green Show

in People

Can anyone else tell Earth Day is coming? As if the past few months haven’t whetted your appetite for delicious green entertainment, the network are serving seconds with everyone from

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Celebrity CEOs: Google Founders Lead Pack Of Green Billionaires

in People

In honor of the approaching hours of Earth Day, Forbes Magazine has released a list of the “World’s Greenest Billionaires“. Hey, if you’ve got it, flaunt it. It especially helps

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The Lazy Environmentalist To Hit Martha Stewart Tomorrow

in People

He’s not actually going to hit Martha. But it would make for some interesting television… Josh Dorfman, host of The Lazy Environmentalist on Sirius Radio, will be making a big

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