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Grab A Seat for the Upcoming Total Eclipse of the Sun — A Rare Moment in Time

Time and astronomy have long been linked.  Man has always planted and harvested according to the moon and many an ancient ritual was performed to honor the sun. Next Monday,  August 21, 2017,  North America will get a rare and wonderful moment in time: the eclipse of the sun. Certain states are in the direct path…

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Omega Hits the Movies in Dunkirk, Starring Tom Hardy and Omega CK2129

Omega CK2129 watch worn by Tom Hardy in Dunkirk.

As the movie “Dunkirk” — directed by Christopher Nolan — is being screened in cinemas  across the country we see an Omega CK2129 watch on the wrist of Tom Hardy’s RAF character.  The concept for this movie, which portrays the allied soldiers who risked their lives at Dunkirk and throughout the war,  is not just…

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Introducing Patek Philippe Ref. 5531R World Time Minute Repeater Watch, A World’s First, And A Comprehensive Look At Five More Limited-Edition New York 2017 Watches (prices)

Patek Philippe Ref. 5531R World Time Minute Repeater chimes time in 24 time zones.

Today, Patek Philippe unveils a host of exciting new watches that celebrate the brand’s “The Art of Watches” Grand Exhibition in New York. The exhibition officially opens — free to the public — tomorrow and runs for 10 days, with one of the most expansive exhibitions of more than 450 current and historic Patek Philippe…

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Watches Made in America: An Overview of American Watch Brand History

RGM Pennsylvania Series PS-801-EE

Tomorrow we celebrate the 4th of July – Independence Day, which honors America’s hard-won independence from Great Britain, and our adoption of the Declaration of Independence. On July 4, 1776, the 13 colonies claimed their independence — an event that led to the formation of the United States of America. Many industries flourished over the years in the USA, including watchmaking.…

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