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Zach Pontz

Zach Pontz is a writer and photographer for From The Grapevine. Among the many publications he has contributed unique lifestyle and culture content to are Rolling Stone, The New York Times, Vice, The Economist, and CNN.

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An ancient port becomes a hip hangout

After a big renovation, 'The Bride of the Sea' is home to art galleries, concerts and lots of great food.

This beautiful butterfly species took a million years to be discovered

Mistakenly believed to be another species, it took a Russian scientist at a ski resort to uncover the mystery.

Coffee shop's unusual deal: Be polite, get a discount

A café is offering a 25 percent discount off a cup of coffee if you say 'please' and 'thank you.'

Landscape designs we wish were in our backyard

Architect Martha Schwartz has been wowing the world with her work for decades.

Can Wall Street predict an earthquake?

Collecting geological data the way stock traders collect financial data might be the key to detecting 'the Big One.'

This mountain bike can detect earthquakes and volcanoes

A scientist pedaling his way across Israel may change the way we understand the planet.

This is where America’s hottest street food comes from

We went to a little town along the Mediterranean to see it for ourselves.

NBA plans to dip its toes in the Mediterranean this summer

The league is holding a premier basketball camp in the region.

Here's what it takes to make it as a street fashion photographer

A rising star in the photography world gives us his tips.

This giant rocket just sent a school project into space

High schoolers built a satellite that shot into space on a NASA rocket this week.

Meet the 2 Gepettos of Jerusalem

This father-son team has a century's worth of experience making masks and puppets.

Having a 'bad' child could be a good thing

Research shows their siblings may benefit from it.

If you want to impress the boss, here's a tip for being more productive at work

Behavioral economist Dan Ariely says you do your best work between 9 and 11 a.m.

These private companies are fueling the space race

Astropreneurship is now a thing, and the competition is heating up.

7 foods made infinitely better by adding whiskey

Some call it the 'water of life.' We call it your new favorite ingredient.