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The Island Where You Need to Dive and the Watch to Pack

Gear to Get You There<p>Though just 122 square miles, Malta packs 7,000 years of history into three tiny islands. Set in the middle of the …

Scuba Diving

The Complete History of the Rolex Daytona

Characterized by both a slow burn in acquired popularity and development, the actual history of the Rolex Daytona dates back to the Rolex founder …

Isaiah Thomas: I am willing to help young Lakers in whatever role

DALLAS -- In his Los Angeles Lakers debut, Isaiah Thomas made 3-pointers, a pull-up jumper and difficult drives to the basket.<p>At times, the point …

New video released by Detroit police shows off-duty officer using baton during arrest at Meijer

<b>DETROIT</b> - Police released surveillance video Tuesday showing an arrest at a Meijer store in Detroit which prompted claims of police brutality after …

2018 Honda Accord 1.5T vs. 2018 Toyota Camry 2.5 Comparison

The People's Choice: America's Favorite Midsize Family Sedans Go At It Again<p><i>Editor’s Note: The 2018 Honda Accord EX 1.5T utilized in this comparison test was a pre-production unit and not fully representative of the final product with regard to engine tuning, suspension tuning, and build …

Extreme Sports

Living With The Locals In Tansen, Nepal

Of all the experiences I was most nervous about in Nepal, I have to say, doing a homestay (i.e. staying with a local family) was probably one of the …

2017 BMW M4 CS walk-around, start-up and rev

Upon seeing the BMW M4 CS for the first time, we had a good feeling that it would be the Goldilocks variant of the M4. It’s lighter and sharper than …

Carbon Fiber

Why Luxury Watches Are The Best Trophies

Is your luxury watch actually a type of trophy? I'd like to argue that it probably is. Trophies are symbols of success or accomplishment that those …

Watches

How the Hell Was No One Seriously Hurt in This Indy 500 Crash?

Unbelievable.<p>Scott Dixon, aka the luckiest son of a bitch alive, walked away relatively unscathed from a terrifying crash at the Indianapolis 500 on Sunday. Dixon made contact with Jay Howard, causing his vehicle to careen into the Turn 2 retaining wall in a burst of flames.<p>Ricocheting off the …

Scientists Analyze Ancient Canaanite DNA

HINXTON, ENGLAND—According to a report in <i>Science News</i>, researchers led by Marc Haber of the Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute mapped the genomes of …

Watch: This black nurse from Queens invented the basis of the home security system

Marie Van Brittan Brown engineered a solution to her problem<p>Marie Van Brittan Brown returned home from her nursing shifts at odd hours of the night. …

Queens

Arab states fear that a Palestinian uprising would spark another Arab Spring

In a puzzling statement released Thursday, the Saudi royal court credited talks that King Salman held with some world leaders for creating “a turning …

Temple Mount

What if Hitler Had Invaded Britain?

For more than a thousand years, the tribes of Europe have stared into the gun-metal-gray chop of the English Channel and thought of conquest. “We have six centuries of insults to avenge,” said Napoleon. I was just there, on the same spring week when the great bedraggled scraps of the French and …

'Dear Leader' Trump's Sycophantic Cabinet Meeting Mercilessly Mocked

"Turns out Trump isn't Julius Caesar, he's King Lear."<p>People online poked fun at the way President Donald Trump’s cabinet lavished praise on their “dear leader” during its first gathering on Monday.<p>Many likened the footage of cabinet members eulogizing Trump to an episode from his reality TV show …

From the Car Wash to the Butcher Shop, Corruption Permeates Brazil

For the past three years, a massive (and still unfolding) public corruption scandal known as “Operation “Car Wash” has rocked Brazil.<p>The scandal …

Brazil

Nazis were actual meth heads and history makes so much more sense

Ever wondered what a powerful country in the midst of a meth epidemic might look like under fascist leadership?<p>Turns out there's precedent, and it's …

The Indy 500 engine they had to outlaw - IndyCar - Autosport Plus

More than two decades after Penske dominated the 1994 Indianapolis 500 they still talk about 'The Beast'.<p>It was a 209 cubic-inch engine developed by …

The CIA Agent Who ID'd Saddam Hussein Reveals Dictator's Shocking Claims of What America Got Wrong

CIA Analyst John Nixon is the man responsible for definitively identifying Saddam Hussein in 2003.<p>He recently recounted the experience of being face …

George W. Bush

How to Use a Chronograph and Tachymeter on a Wristwatch | The Art of Manliness

In our guide to men’s wristwatches, we discussed “complications” — the various extra features on a watch that go beyond just telling time. Two of the …

Russia to move nuclear-capable missiles closer to Europe as Vladimir Putin claims Nato expansion is threat

Vladimir Putin, the Russian president, said on Monday he would move nuclear-capable missiles closer to Europe in response to Nato's expansion in the Baltic states.<p>In a bold display of force against Western allies, Russian S-400 surface-to-air missiles and a ballistic Iskander system will be …

Book Review: ‘The Wristwatch Handbook’ By Ryan Schmidt | Quill & Pad

by Elizabeth Doerr<p>Fans of the art of watchmaking are in luck: not only can they read a beautifully written and comprehensive overview of what goes …

Patek Philippe’s 175th Anniversary Wrist Watch: The Grandmaster Chime

Nice watches live in a weird world of engineering and opulence. The <i>Grandmaster Chime 5175,</i> a <i>Patek Philippe’s</i> 175th-anniversary wrist watch …

A Law Professor Explains Why You Should Never Talk to Police

James Duane says you shouldn't say anything to a cop for any reason, you shouldn't plead the Fifth, and you shouldn't stay silent. So what should you do?<p>James Duane doesn't think you should ever talk to the police. Not just, "Don't talk to the police if you're accused of a crime," or, "Don't talk …

You're eating a lot of fake, rotten olive oil — here's how to find the real stuff

Olive oil is perhaps one of the most delightful food staples on the planet.<p>But unfortunately, it's also one of the most commonly counterfeited foods.<p>As Larry Olmsted, author of the new book "Real Food/Fake Food: Why You Don't Know What You're Eating and What You Can Do about It," explained to Tech …

A new formula for exercise? Study suggests 1 hour of activity per 8 hours of sitting

If you fear you’re doing irreparable damage to your body because your white-collar job keeps you sitting at your desk from 9 to 5, or you regularly spend entire weekends sprawled out on your couch binge-watching Netflix, there’s some good news just out from sports medicine researchers.<p>According to …

Exercise

Olympic Athletes Will Be Given an Insane Number of Condoms in Rio

The Olympics are first and foremost about sports (yes, table tennis counts). But for many of the athletes, the games are also one giant hookup opp. …