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Today in Gear: March 23, 2015

A lightweight backpack from Dyer & Jenkins, the insulated beer cup for summer, a ceremonial-grade tea set to make matcha at home and more.

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What to See, Read and Hear

This Week in Culture: March 21, 2015

The country watches Robert Durst's decline in real time, Internet Explorer starts to die, Nintendo is finally coming to mobile devices and March Madness gets underway.

Old Material, New Tricks

Elements: Glass

There's only so much you can say about one of the most ubiquitous manmade things on Earth, but glass is kind of a big deal. These are 12 great uses of it.

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Forty-year-old waves and memories

An Old Surfer’s Hawaii Heyday, in Film

In Hawaii during the late 1970s, after the last of the night’s parties and music and campfires had died down, Ballard Trent Edwards V would strap a massive longboard to the roof of his VW Fastback and drive to the beach.

Shooting Lomography's Lomo'Instant

The Toy Camera that’s Helping to Keep Film Alive

The Lomo'Instant camera goes beyond other instant cameras with its range of creative controls and add-ons while still appealing to a new generation of analog photographers just looking for a start shooting film.

Makes You Think All the World's a Sunny Day

A Look Back At 75 Years of Kodachrome

In 2010, the final roll of Kodachrome was developed by Dwayne's Photo, a lab in Parsons, Kansas. These 64 vintage photos pay tribute to the bygone film, used by pros and amateurs alike.

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Today in Gear: March 18, 2015

TaylorMade follows the success of its AeroBurner driver with like-minded irons, Smith Optics and Howler Brothers collaborate on two pairs of sunglasses, the beautiful Explorer Axe Collection and more.


The GMT Watch, Explained

The GMT watch is brilliant not because of its complexity but because of its simple ingenuity. We’ve picked five of the best, and all of them are ready to hit the ground running.

Bounding and Booming

The Best Sports Headphones

We put dozens of headphones through their paces on long runs, bike rides and bodyweight exercises to find the best sports headphones for every budget.