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.


Green Wheels: Governor Schwarzenegger Teams Up With ‘Pimp My Ride’

in Transport

To all you girlie men out there with environmentally un-friendly vehicles: Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger wants to “pump you up” with some green alternatives. The Hollywood star-turned-politician has teamed up with

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HGTV To Give Away Green Dream Home, Add New Eco-Show

in Film/TV

Television keeps getting greener by the week. The Sundance Channel is launching Robert Redford’s THE GREEN later this month, Discovery is preparing a 24-hour green network for 2008, and now

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Kelly Osbourne: “Screw The Environment!”

in News

Not that anything remotely interesting coming out of Kelly Osbourne’s mouth will ever rock the entertainment world; but I found this little tidbit hilarious. Apparently, Osbourne was out on Thursday

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The 11th Hour: Early Leak Gives Us Glimpse Of DiCaprio’s New Eco Film

in People

Vanity Fair has released online some excerpts from Leonardo DiCaprio’s upcoming eco-documentary, The 11th Hour. The release coincides with the latest May green issue hitting newsstands today in New York

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Laurie David Is Nervous About Bunking With Sheryl Crow

in Eats, People

Last night, Elle Magazine had what’s quickly becoming its annual Big Green Issue Party at Boulevard3. The publication is celebrating the upcoming release of its 2007 May Issue detailing all

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Celebrities Come Out To Plant Trees In Beverly Hills

in Causes, People

This past Wednesday, a slew of celebrities came out in to the sunshine to help plant trees in and around Beverly Hills, California. The event was organized by Tree People

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Gore To Kick Off Tribeca Film Festival With Live Earth Preview

in Eats

Get ready for the Gore/Live Earth media blitz. From now until your ears echo the sweet enjoyment of Live Earth on July 7th, no one will be able to escape

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