Jaquet Droz’s “Loving Butterfly Automaton” Gets Three New Versions
With a history that dates back over 280 years, Jaquet Droz is one of the pioneers of the Swiss watchmaking industry. Formed in 1738 by Pierre Jaquet-Droz, the company has a long and rich tradition of featuring automaton in its timepieces. In pieces such as th
I have seen the future — in fact, I have worn it. It’s big and awkward kind of digs into the top of your head with little metal bars designed to hold it in place. I was like 95 percent sure Wear Space was some viral bit of social commentary the first tim
'New Mexico True' brand may expand under new governor
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - The «New Mexico True» tourism brand developed by outgoing Republican Gov. Susana Martinez may be expanded under Democratic Gov.-elect Michelle Lujan Grisham. The expansion may come amid pressure for New Mexico to join othe
Southern California fire scorches huge swath of public lands
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Southern Californians faced with the loss of lives and homes in a huge wildfire are also grappling with the destruction of a vast swath of public lands that are popular destinations for hikers, horseback riders and mountain bikers. The Wool
Siegelson Puts up Sapphire and Diamond Bracelet by Seaman Schepps for Sale
Siegelson has put up Sapphire and Diamond Bracelet by Seaman Schepps, New York, circa 1935, for sale.As per an official release, the bracelet is composed of five segments of flower design set with cabochon sapphires with diamond accents; mounted in platinum.
Dates, venues revealed for WEC Prologue and Rookie test
Following the August announcement of the WEC’s 2019/20 schedule, it has now been revealed that the WEC Prologue will be held at the Circuit de Catalunya in Barcelona on Wednesday 24-25 July 2019. The WEC has also declared that its Rookie test will be hel
S. Korea's 'Garlic Girls' accuse coaches of derailing team
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) - South Korea's hugely popular Olympic curlers have accused their coaches of ruining the team with abusive treatment in a dispute that has spoiled one of the year's feel-good sports stories. The so-called Garlic Girls said Thursday the
Analysis: A matter of volume - threat from ascendant Chinese phones hangs over Apple
Wall Street analysts have expressed concerns that slower overall smartphone sales will make it harder for Apple to hold smartphone market share as people put off buying its generally more expensive phones.
GMR Infra#39;s Q2 net loss narrows to Rs 218.86 crore
Total income during the second quarter of this fiscal stood at Rs 2,025.72 crore, up 2.61 per cent as against Rs 1,980.92 crore in the year-ago period, GMR Infrastructure said in a BSE filing Thursday.
Ex-NBA coach: Carmelo Anthony will have tough time finding job
The Houston Rockets are expected to part ways with Carmelo Anthony in the near future, and one former NBA coach seems like he would not be surprised if that resulted in Carmelo contemplating retirement. Byron Scott, who last coached in the NBA in 2016 with th
Los Angeles Chargers defensive end Joey Bosa has yet to play in 2018 as he’s dealt with a foot injury. But that could be changing in the near future. News broke on Wednesday that Bosa will return to practice for the Chargers — albeit in a limited role. Ev
Birla Copper sees Indian copper demand doubling by 2026
The nation#39;s consumption of the metal is expected to rise to 1.433 million tonnes by 2026 from 650,000 tonnes in 2018, Birla Copper CEO JC Laddha told delegates at the Asia Copper Conference in Shanghai.