News & Reviews

Your guide to the most stylish Ray-Ban sunglasses

Ray-Ban is synonymous with style. In the ever-changing world of fashion, Ray-Ban has achieved the unachievable: making a name for the brand that has been a byword for high-quality, high-fashion desirability for 80 years.Since first being introduced to the premium consumer market in 1937, Ray-Ban sunglasses have never once gone out of fashion. The iconic styles have stood the test of time and are still one of the most popular choices for those who want to stay ahead of the curve when it comes...

Billy Reid Just Released Fall’s Best New Sunglasses

Not long ago, Billy Reid was helping his wife Jeanne with a renovation project when a door fell and hit him on the side of the head. Fortunately, his trademark Paul Smith glasses, (which, as a guy who suffers from both myopia and an astigmatism, Reid had worn every day for almost 20 years) were there to break the fall. Unfortunately, the frames were damaged so severely that, unlike his head, they couldn’t be repaired.“I was probably more upset about the glasses than the actual injury,” a...

‘Man Flu’ and Giant Wine Glasses: The BMJ’s Christmas Issue

Poor fella. (Credit: Dmitry A/Shutterstock)Scientists aren’t always considered to be the most festive group of people. But The British Medical Journal does its part to celebrate the spirit of the holidays with its annual Christmas issue.Once a year, the journal opens submissions for studies with a slightly lighter tone, but just as much science. The key to inclusion in the Christmas issue is originality and clever ideas — not bad science. “While we welcome light-hearted fare and...