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.


Even More Celebs Trading Up For Conflict-Free Diamonds

in Causes

Meat and diamonds are very similar. Both are desired and enjoyed and both are widely misunderstood in terms of how they’re produced, where they come from, and at what expense.

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Musicians Get Their Green On :: Concerts Follow Suit

in Music, Transport

I’m so excited about all of the information I just found, I don’t know where to start. First of all I just found out about a non-profit organization called Reverb

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Charlize Theron Gets Behind HIP & ZEN South African Collection

in Fashion

Charlize Theron is a pretty amazing actress. I had the opportunity to watch her in the movie, North Country, the other day and was once again reminded of her talent.

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DiCaprio In Japanese Car Commercial For Toyota Hybrid

in News

It’s amazing to me how many celebrities participate in commercial promotions overseas. The Japanese market is especially saturated with everyone from George Clooney to Bruce Willis participating in some of

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Bhutan Is The New Celebrity Eco Getaway Desintation

in Transport

From Prince Chalres to Richard Gere to Keanu Reeves to Brad Pitt, the country of Bhutan has become the ‘hot spot’ on the global scene. What makes this destination so

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Gotcha! :: Eco-Man Tim Robbins Spotted Littering

in News

Well, we can’t be perfect all the time. Still, you would think Tim Robbins might check this one particular habit. According to the NY Post, Robbins–known as a dutiful devotee

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Eco-Sanctury Island Spoiled After TV Crew Pulls Out

in News

You know all those reality-based TV shows, where couples or singles are sent to tropical islands to, well, act like idiots for our amusement? Well, one such program, Celebrity Love

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