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.


Celebs Line Up To Stop BHP Terminal Off Malibu Coast

in Causes

Everyone from Tom Hanks to Daryl Hannah to Charlize Theron to Cher are joining forces to help prevent the installation of a new BHP Billiton Liquid Gas Terminal off the

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Pierce Brosnan Painting For The Environment, Other Causes

in Causes

Up until I started this site, I had no idea how committed Pierce Brosnan was to charitable causes. I know the guy is active in raising money through appearances and

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Vectrix Maxi-Scooter: The Next Celebrity Eco-Bike?

in Transport

Our sister site, GroovyGreen, has posted a video preview of a new electric scooter from Vectrix that might just start showing up under the butts of some of our favorite

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Celebs Jump On Board Green LA Guide

in Lifestyle

I find it amusing how many different spins the word ‘green’ can take online — for instance, there’s now a new ‘green urban guide’ available online called ‘Greenopia‘. Yup. What

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Hulk Hogan Puts up a Fight!

in Animals

Hulk Hogan calls all 435 members of the U.S. House of Representatives out on to the mat. Convinced that the organizers of animal fights, are not sufficiently punished he a

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Lohan Snubs Bono’s ONE Anti-Poverty Bash

in News

Lohan is definitely taking the cake as Hollywood’s latest bad girl, but I don’t think anyone is enjoying it to a point of twisting it to make it look cool

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The Last Kiss Opens With Some Love For Toyota Prius

in Film/TV

I’ve seen the trailer and I’m definitely curious about the film, but Grist has a got a green scoop on how The Last Kiss begins: “As the film begins, the

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