New & Noteworthy

In May at the European Business Aviation Convention and Exposition in Geneva, the French aircraft manufacturer Dassault Falcon unveiled its new flagship: the large-cabin, ultralong-range Falcon 8X.
The Turkish shipyard Alen Yacht has collaborated with the London architecture firm Foster and Partners to create the bold new Alen 68 overnight cruiser.
X-Technology, in Wollerau, Switzerland, has launched a new line of performance wear called X-Bionic for Automobili Lamborghini, which is engineered to enhance the performance of runners, cyclists,...
In the latest in a series of collaborations that began in 1965, the Italian carrozzeria Zagato has teamed up with Lamborghini to reinterpret the marque’s most successful model to date, the Gallardo.
With a fleet of cars that includes top performers from Ferrari, Lamborghini, McLaren, Aston Martin, and others, Exotics Racing offers the opportunity to race these high-performance vehicles at its 1...
Known for his innovative use of rough diamonds, Todd Reed is showing his softer side with a foray into pearls.
Loudly proclaiming its presence, a 1965 Ford GT40 Roadster Prototype will cross RM Auctions’ ramp during Monterey Car Week, at a sale that takes place August 15 and 16.
Exclusive Resorts, the Denver-based private destination club, has unveiled the Gateway travel card, allowing its members to pre-purchase 21 or more days of travel while avoiding potential price hikes...
London-based artist Antony Gormley—known for his Angel of the North sculpture in Gateshead, England—has made a unique foray into architectural design.
A wave of restorations has surged through Manhattan’s historically rich buildings from the Roaring ’20s, and these newly revamped relics now house the city’s most desirable state-of-the-art...
Terrazza, the new beachfront café and lounge within Santa Monica’s Casa del Mar hotel, has opened its doors just in time for summer.
For many analog enthusiasts, Lyra’s flagship $9,500 Atlas moving-coil phono cartridge represents the Holy Grail of vinyl playback.
When Pilatus introduced its very first jet, the PC-24, just over a year ago, it drew interest from around the world.
Pastrovich Studio—a yacht-design firm founded by Stefano Pastrovich, designer of the WallyPower range of vessels from Monaco’s Wally Yachts—recently unveiled a new classification system that places...
At the recent Beijing International Automotive Exhibition, BMW took the wraps off a concept vehicle that may very well hint at the German automaker’s plans for its next flagship sedan.
In Alzheimer’s, amyloid-beta protein gets the blame, but is tau the true culprit?
This Saturday, before the Championships at Wimbledon kick off in London, the 2013 Wimbledon men’s doubles champions are playing an exclusive engagement.
In celebration of its 200th anniversary, James Purdey and Sons, the London-based company known for its bespoke guns and hunting apparel, has introduced a series of limited-edition pieces ranging from...
The latest creations from the jeweler Nicholas Liu borrow a chapter from ancient mythology that recounts the story of Daedalus and his son Icarus.
The Championships at Wimbledon have taken place since 1877, crowning renowned players like Pete Sampras, Roger Federer, and the Williams sisters over the last few decades.
The visually arresting Senator Manual Winding Skeletonized Edition is one of the latest timepieces from the German watchmaker Glashütte Original.
LevelCheck aims to prevent surgical error during spine surgery.
Breakthrough could improve mortality and preserve fertility.
The Inn at Cuckolds Lighthouse is not a typical private-island resort.
Rosewood makes its first of many moves into Asia with this lush urban retreat in Beijing’s Central Business District.
Say “single malt,” and usually the next word to roll off the tongue is “scotch.” However, single malts can be made almost anywhere, with Ireland, Japan, and the United States being three of the most...
Air France recently introduced its most extravagant seating option yet, the La Première suite. More like a private cabin than an airline seat, the suite provides passengers with more than 32 square...
The Danish footwear manufacturer Ecco has added a stylish gray wing-tip model to its innovative lineup of cleatless golf shoes, also known as hybrids.
In its role as the official engineering partner of the Mercedes AMG Petronas Formula 1 team, the Swiss watchmaker IWC Schaffhausen has introduced two new race-themed additions to its Ingenieur...
In early 2015, the recently unveiled 338-foot expedition cruise ship National Geographic Orion will set sail for a number of remarkable destinations.