Michael dEstries

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Bio

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.

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Jon Stewart Wonders Why Brad Pitt Is Suddenly Caring….

in News

There was a great bit the other night on The Daily Show With Jon Stewart about why Brad Pitt has suddenly become this great activist for humanitarian issues and green

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Rod Stewart Shuns Green Burial, Wants The Works

in News

Rod Stweart quipped today that he wants to follow in the footsteps of Elvis Presley’s death — no, not by dying on the toilet — but by bring buried in

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Vogue Devotes 10 Pages In Latest Issue To Ethical Clothing

in Causes

Fashion mags have been on a green kick recently and it continues with this month’s 10 page spread on ethical clothing in Vogue. Not to be outdone, London Fashion Week

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ReelCool Offsets Hollywood Movies, Television, and Media

in Causes

The trend of offsetting energy use with credits that go towards the development of renewable energy sources is heating up. One company, NativeEnergy, is taking that challenge to movie studios

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Brad Pitt Gets Personal With Esquire On Peak Oil, Environment

in News

Brad Pitt is featured on the cover of the latest Esquire magazine and before their interview was given a homework assignment to come up with ’15 Things Everyone Should Know’.

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Summer Oakes :: The Eco-Model Making A Difference

in Fashion

Summer Oakes is not your average model. Her direction in the fashion world has set her apart from her constituients. Why? Oakes only models clothing made from organic or recycled

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The Naked Chef Wants Wind Turbines For His Eatery

in Eats

Famous chef Jamie Oliver — also known as The Naked Chef — wants to make his new restaurant in Cornwall more friendly by installing wind turbines. From the article, “He

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