One of the more talked-about watches at this year’s Baselworld was Bulova’s new Curv. The venerable American watchmaker refuses to follow the corporate take-over script: the one where the original company’s virtues and identity gradually fade away under the dictates of new corporate leadership. Acquired in 2007 by Citizen, the addition of Bulova made Citizen […]

We, rightly, celebrate the achievements of the space program at NASA and lionize the astronauts who spend years preparing for missions that put them at great risk. Advancing our knowledge of science and space travel, each mission adds to our understanding of where we, as a species, fit into the cosmos and of what it […]

Omega’s Speedmaster holds an enviable position as one of the most universally loved watches in the collecting community. Even when it isn’t exactly loved, it is respected. Very few watches occupy the intersection of timeless design, heritage, and literally not-of-this-earth tool watch credentials. There may not be a more tested watch available to collectors. Omega […]

Time Captain has weighed in on how to build a collection and offered sound advice to those of you who have fallen in love with watches. Above all, buy what inspires you. Get that foundation piece. Purchase another, but in a different genre. Now you have at least two watches you are proud to call […]

Announced at this year’s Baselworld, the Superocean 44 Special is a serious, military-themed, addition to Breitling’s Superocean series of dive watches. The “Special” part is its limited production run. It’s not a limited edition per se, so there are no numbered series markings on its case, but it won’t be part of Breitling’s permanent production […]