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.


Don Henley Defends Wal-Mart’s New Green Image

in Music

In what is becoming a dramatic turn-around for a company that is severely criticized for its business practices, Wal-Mart is quickly setting some standards for corporate environmental sustainability. Don Henley

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O.A.R. Launces Green Music Tour With Clif Bar

in Causes, Music

  I thought I’d never heard of O.A.R before (which stands for “..of a revolution”) until I hit their website and picked up on the radio hit “Love and Memories”.

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Prius Porn: BNL’s Steven Page Goes With The Rouge Hybrid

in Music

Can you imagine the day when we spot a green celebrity driving something other than a Prius? I think it will rain kittens. Why does Honda continue to get the

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Pierce Brosnan Honored For Eco-Activism

in News

Last Thursday, Pierce Brosnan was honored in Berlin with the Golden Camera award for artistic achievement. He was honored for his work in environmental activism — something we’ve profiled here

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Kevin Kline Narrates New Films For GE’s Ecomagination

in Causes

General Electric has a brand new site for their ‘Ecomagination‘ environmental campaign and it looks mighty pretty. Beyond the snazy flash, there are also some beautifully produced short films featuring

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Punxutawney Phil Predicts Global Warming, Less Sleep

in Animals

Here on Ecorazzi, even animals are celebrities, and very few are as well-known as our groundhog friend, Punxutawney Phil. He’s furry, he’s cute, he works well in front of the

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Bob Geldof Creating A TV Channel Dedicated To Saving The World

in Film/TV

Taking Robert Redford’s Sundance Channel ‘The Green’ concept one step further, Sir Bob Geldof wants to launch a dedicated ‘World Peace’ channel. Never heard of Geldof? That’s ok — the

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