Sports & Leisure

What It Takes to Be a World Champion Aerobat

You could call Kirby Chambliss a daredevil. But he would say he just takes “calculated risks.” As a world champion aerobat, he weaves ultra-lightweight single-engine planes through a harrowing series of “air gates”—marked by pairs of 80-foot-tall inflated pylons—with utter precision, all the while managing gusts of wind, occasional engine failures, and chest-crushing g forces. But this […]

Springsteen’s “Born to Run” Hits the Block

Garden State rock and rollers often lament that Bruce Springsteen’s classic song “Born to Run” narrowly missed being named New Jersey’s state song. But the tide is turning, and a new offering just might make up for that bitter injustice. Next week, fans of Bruce Springsteen will have a chance to bid on a bit of rock and […]

Where to watch Wimbledon and Queen’s in style

If there’s one sure-fire way to step into a sizzling British summer, it’s with tickets to the tennis. June and July mark the start of the buzzing tennis season, where Queen’s and Wimbledon’s celebrated grounds will once again welcome the world’s top ranked players to battle it out on the legendary grass courts. A day […]

Aston Martin is building a $4 million submarine

Luxury carmaker Aston Martin has announced a collaboration with Triton Submarines. Codenamed Project Neptune, the venture will marry Triton’s diving and operational expertise with Aston Martin’s design, materials, and craftsmanship. It will be over seen by Aston Martin Consulting and will result in a concept that will lead to an exclusive, strictly limited edition underwater […]