Spanish Eco-product manufacturer Equilicua has introduced a new rainshell made from potatoes. No only does the completely degradable bioplastic repel water, its embedded with potato seeds so when it wears out you can bury it and months later harvest the tender tubers. As the website says, Im made out of potato, forget about oil.Sean Brander A Corum Sevigne 101.251.90.E04.PN54 Watch BritishAmerican team has set a new record for the fastest crossing of the Indian Ocean on a rowboat, beating the previous time by six days. The team, using a custom built, 36 foot long boat, crossed from Australia to Africa in just over 58 and a half days. Sean Brander
Think you can get fit in six minutes a week? The New York Times is reporting that just six minutes of intense sprinting on a bike or in the pool rivals, even bests, the endurance-building effect of prolonged, multi-hour workouts. The Corum Sevigne 101.251.90.E04.PN44 Watch Times warns that youll have to get out of your comfort zone and actually, you know, work hard for those six minutes to be worth it. Exercise is uncomfortable? Oh dear! Oh no! This follows a string of other feel-good-about-doing-less fitness tips, including this one on runwalking and this one on the pernicious situp. Sean Brander
Very different from anything I had owned, but still an easy accessible color palette. I found the watch really easy to wear and match up with different styles of clothing.As you can see, the case is on the thicker side given the modest 41mm case Corum Sevigne 101.251.90.E04.PN34 Watch diameter. This is the Tachymeter version that has the smaller 41mm case. It is also available in a Day-Date variation that uses the same Valjoux 7750 based Caliber 16 but without the day-of-the-week wheel removed.