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50 Terms Every Watch-Lover Needs to Know

Like cars and computers, the terminology behind watches is almost as complicated as the mechanics that drive them. Diehard watch nerds throw around …

Wearing One Watch, Three Ways

The point of buying your dream watch (or any watch, really) is to plant that sucker on your wrist all day, every day, for as long as both it and you …

The Homage Watch Makes Icons Affordable

<b>Editor’s Note:</b> This story has been updated to include a new buying guide with five exceptional homage watches.<p>Within the watch industry there exists …

How to Mod a Seiko 5

The business of watch modding is not about creating parts, but replacing them. In other words, the watch was already completed and working before …

The Chronograph, Explained

It's Complicated, Vol. 1<p>There is no other type of watch that requires as much interaction from its owner as the chronograph. There is, furthermore, a …

Nick Harris Is Modding His Way Into American Watchmaking

The Audacity of a 25-Year-Old Watchmaker<p>At a well-lit desk in the corner of his childhood bedroom, Nick Harris is having a hard time with a watch. …

A Navy SEAL Explains 8 Secrets to Grit and Resilience

Sometimes you just want to quit. You know you shouldn’t but nothing seems better than crawling back into bed and hiding under the covers. (I am there …

Resilience: How to train a tougher mind

Can you learn to be mentally tougher? Emma Young investigates the science of mindfulness and other techniques promising to foster resilience in the face of extreme stress.<p>“It was one of those perfect days. I think that’s what everyone remembers. And now whenever the day’s too perfect and the sky’s …

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