DAVID DE ROTHSCHILD     11 Articles

Plastiki Arrives In Australia! Next Stop: Documentary Film?

by Elizah Leigh

Some describe it as a noble and impressively epic 8,000 nautical mile, four month long eco-awareness journey across the Pacific on a hull composed of 12,500 two liter PET plastic

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New Plastiki Website Takes You Along For The 11,000 Mile Ride

by Michael dEstries

The Plastiki — a boat made from over 12,000 plastic bottles — set sail from San Francisco on Saturday on a journey of 11,000 miles to Sydney. Of course, you

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David de Rothschild And The Plastiki Set Sail On Journey Across Pacific

by Daelyn Fortney

A project that was 4 years in the making, Plastiki set sail from under the San Francisco Golden Gate Bridge on Saturday. The voyage will take the 60ft catamaran engineered

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David de Rothschild’s Plastiki Prepares To Sail

by Michael dEstries

We’ve been following the development of the Plastiki — an eco boat with a hull containing 12,000 recycled 2-liter soda bottles. — since adventure ecologist David de Rothschild first floated

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David de Rothschild Promotes The Prince’s Rainforests Project

by Michael dEstries

Adventurer, ecologist, and activist, David de Rothschild is the latest celebrity to appear in a series of videos plugging Prince Charles’ Rainforests Project and encouraging people to become involved. “We’re

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Sundance Channel’s THE GREEN Gets A Slick, New Website

by Michael dEstries

In celebration of its third season premiering April 21st — featuring several new original series — the Sundance Channel has given THE GREEN a new, expanded web presence. The slick

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David de Rothschild’s Plastiki Is Virtually Pretty

by Michael dEstries

We’ve been writing about David de Rothschild’s Plastiki concept for some time now — so it’s exciting to see that the expedition is finally almost ready to launch. Some new

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