Michael d'Estries

Michael d'Estries

Michael d’Estries has been writing about arts and culture and science and sustainability for more than 10 years. In addition to From the Grapevine, he is also a featured writer for the Mother Nature Network. When not online, Michael owns a large apple farm and honey business in the gorgeous Finger Lakes region of New York.

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How well do you know Pixar movies?

From 'Toy Story' to 'Moana,' test your knowledge of these computer-animated classics.

Six degrees of Natalie Portman: Are you up to the challenge?

From her early films to later roles, try and connect the dots through Hollywood to one of its most iconic stars. -

The 'reborn' Cheetah that may appear in 'Wonder Woman 1984'

The new villain of the 'Wonder Woman' sequel just got a modern reimagining in the comics.

Did Wonder Woman movie fans get a glimpse of her invisible jet?

Spy shots of the sequel's film set in downtown Washington, D.C. hint at the reveal of an iconic vehicle from the comics.

Why Chris Pine's return could be good (and bad) news for Wonder Woman

There may be more to his beloved character's role in 'Wonder Woman 1984' than we first believed.

10 of Israel’s most beautiful people

From Gal Gadot to Michael Lewis, these stunning Israelis will catch your eye and win your heart.

Everything we know about 'The Last of Us Part II' video game

A sequel to the 2013 hit horror-thriller is on the horizon. Here are all the rumors and hints we've discovered about one of gaming's most anticipated sequels.

Scientists invent way to put a real soccer match on your desk

The World Cup may soon make the leap from your television and onto the dining room table.

The evolution of Wonder Woman's iconic costume

As the world changed around her, Wonder Woman's outfits shifted from billowy skirts to warrior's armor.

6 spinoffs of 'The Office' that only true fans know about

From award-winning webisodes to international reboots, these 'Office' spinoffs will happily place you back within everyone's favorite paper company.

An extremely early roundup of 'Wonder Woman 2' news and rumors

What do the Hollywood tea leaves say about a sequel for the Amazon warrior princess?

Is Brad Pitt dating an Israeli MIT professor?

Neri Oxman, a groundbreaking MIT design and architecture professor, has been romantically linked to the actor.

Could this 'Game of Thrones' actor be Wonder Woman’s new love interest?

Pedro Pascal, best known to fans as Oberyn Martell on 'Game of Thrones,' has a mysterious new role in the 'Wonder Woman' sequel.

Tel Aviv ranked among world's greenest cities

The Israeli city by the Mediterranean features a stunning array of tree species from around the world.

10 best thriller series to watch on Netflix, Amazon and Hulu

From 'Black Mirror' to 'False Flag,' these series deliver a thrilling dose of drama, intrigue, jaw-on-the-floor moments.