Good morning. On July 20, Sotheby’s will be hosting a very special auction in New York City featuring various artifacts of the U.S. Space Program. The auction coincides with the 48th anniversary of the moon landing; auction items include a lunar sample bag, valued at $2 to $4 million dollars, space suit equipment, flight plans, signed photographs and more.

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Today’s Gear

What’s New, Now

Yamazaki USA Tower Magazine Rack

An elegantly simple storage solution for your books and magazines. (One magazine, in particular, deserves a place in there.)

Rapha City Square Glasses

High-performance, Italian-made city shades, from one of the most respected names in cycling. They feature scratch-resistant, oleophobic lenses, a two-position locking hinge system, stainless steel and Italian acetate construction, and organic cotton temple grips.

Pigro Felice Modul’air Inflatable Armchair Set

Who knew inflatable furniture could be so tasteful. Best suited for backyard patios, swimming pools and secret forts.

Hayabusa T3 Boxing Gloves

Hayabusa’s newest boxing gloves need no breaking in, feature a patented wrist-protection system and a low profile for a less bulky feel.

HEX x DeLorean Apex iPhone Case

HEX has teamed up with DeLorean Motor Company to bring you the Apex iPhone 7 case. Made with brushed aluminum and leather, raised front bezel (to protect against face-first drops), and laser-etched Delorean logo, you can’t go wrong with one of these on your phone. – Jeremy Fischer, Editorial Intern

Herman Miller Live OS Connected Furniture

Tech-minded designer Yves Béhar and renowned furniture manufacturer Herman Miller have created a connected workplace system, dubbed Live OS, built to optimize employee health, workplace productivity and space efficiency. A centralized dashboard provides real-time workplace analysis and recommendations for improved well-being and space utilization — all anonymized, presumably to discourage sit-shaming. – Emily Singer, Associate Staff Writer

Peel Super Thin Pixel / Pixel XL Case

From the Gear Patrol Store: Peel is the original ultra thin Pixel case. It’s designed to retain and protect the original look of your phone with a minimal, logo-less design. You’ll forget you have a case on; at just 0.35mm thin, Peel wraps seamlessly around your Pixel.

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