http://vimeo.com/83780801 The Ocean Stories Trailer is our introduction to the new PBS series currently in production. Ocean Stories covers the journeys of individuals and their connections to the sea and its connection with the rest of us. The stories are riveting, harrowing, and inspiring. They tell of beauty, danger, and redemption.
The iconic Detroit watch maker is about to release its latest watch and it looks like a real winner. The Shinola Runwell Contrast Chrono ($775) is a great deal for all the style you get in a hand built watch. The watch features an Argonite 5030 high-accuracy quartz movement hand built from 83 Swiss-made components, a stopwatch function with two subdials, a remote sweep second hand, and a date indicator. The stainless steel case, capped with a double curve sapphire is on the larger side but in line with newer modern watches at 47mm. The band width is 24mm and the watch is water-resistant to 10 ATM.
The SOG Flashback Knife ($60) is a perfect knife for everyday carry. The Flashback opens faster than any other assisted knife available. Slightly open the blade and SOG's Assisted Technology takes over. It includes high tension coil springs that propel the blade to fully open. This makes opening the blade with one hand extremely easy. The Flashback is made from stainless steel with a 3.5 inch straight blade, weights 3.7 ounces, and comes with a limited lifetime warranty. SOG is world renowned for its military and law enforcement tools.
The Lamborghini Centenario ($2.3M) was created for the sole purpose of celebrating the 100 year anniversary of founder Ferruccio Lamborghini's birth. Only 20 units of the roadster version of the car will be produced, and they've already sold out of both models.The powerplant of the Centenario revolves around a V12 naturally aspirated engine that produces 770 horses and will reach 62mph from a standstill in just 2.8 seconds and 186mph in under 23.5 seconds. Top speed is 217mph.The engine is paired with a permanent four-wheel drive system and rear-wheel steering which provides increased stability and increases vehicle response at high speeds.The body is made entirely out of carbon fiber and weighs just 3350 pounds. If you're at the Geneva Motor Show, make sure to check this bad boy out.
If you are a fan of comic books then you will love Kick-Ass ($7). David Lizewski is one of those high school students that nobody ever notices and one day he makes a decision; driven by his obsession with comic books he decides to become a superhero himself. There is one small problem however, he has no powers and no valid reason to do it. Starring Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Nic Cage and Chloe Grace, with Matthew Vaughan in the directors chair, this is the perfect movie for all comic book fans who dream of superhero stardom.
The Liberate On-Ear Headphones by The House of Marley ($100) give you impressive styling and signature a Marley sound. The Liberates are made from stainless steel, reclaimed hemp, recycled bottles, organic cotton fibers, FSC certified Sapele Wood and leather for the ear cushions. Features include 40mm high performance drivers, a fabric cord, and a gold plated 3.5mm connector. Now you can be environmentally conscience while enjoying your favorite tunes.