This month we get hands-on with Celestron’s NexStar 130 reflector telescope Celestron NexStar 130 SLT Cost: £399/$430 From: www.hama.co.uk Type: Reflector Aperture: 130mm Focal Length: 650mm Magnification: 307x…

Fujifilm builds out its zoom catalog. In April, 2013, this 55-200mm f/3.5-4.8 OIS zoom ($699, street) joined the Fujinon 18-55mm f/2.8-4 zoom ($699, street) to round out a…

Mahogany or maple, medium or large, intimate or extrovert… there’s something for everybody with these two fine new electro-acoustics from the USA. Review by Huw Price. Taylor guitars…

LEARNING SOMETHING NEW EVERY MONTH. I’m writing in regards to your “Technique” feature articles. I’m a 14-year-old boy living in Minnesota with hopes of becoming a pilot someday….

The name ‘Teddy bear’ was first given to toy bears made from mohair and other fur-like fabrics. The name originated from an incident in Mississippi in 1902 when…

Truman Capote once wrote of islands: “To set foot on one is like starting up a gangplank. One is seized by the same feeling of charmed suspension: It…

Baking-hot valleys and bone-chilling peaks. Gauchos and geysers. Mineral springs and moonscapes. The Andes have one hell of a range, says Ciara Parkes First, an admission: I’m not…

Colours In The Dark Симфонический метал от бывшей вокалистки Nightwish Сочетание классической музыки с роком/металлом представляет собой интересный жанр, в котором финское сопрано Тарья Турунен играет роль Первой…