Preparation Concierge: Getting Ahead of Climate Change

A pragmatic guide to equipping yourself for disasters

Last year was the fourth-hottest in recorded human history. We’re facing an endless fire season in the west, hurricanes to the east, and floods just about everywhere. It’s undeniable that climate change will affect all of us, but the idea of getting ahead of the effects is daunting. We often hear about making a disaster plan, but Googling the word “preparation” leads to panicked doomsday-prepper …

Notes: On Hudson Yards

Our takeaways from exploring the micro-city, its monuments and restaurants

A city within the city of New York, the Hudson Yards district comprises 28 acres of residential, commercial and public space developed on top of and around the MTA’s former John D. Caemmerer West Side Storage Yard—once an untrodden abyss along the river. Almost all the statistics convey the staggering scope of this endeavor, beginning with the overall vision for 30 million-square-feet of new development. …

Studio Visit: Autodromo

Founder Bradley Price dreams up watches and accessories in Dobbs Ferry, New York

Once the home of Anchor Brewing Co (back in 1853), Hudson River Landing stretches along the river in Dobbs Ferry, New York. Only a set of train tracks separates the building from the swift body of water. In the north side of the building, Autodromo‘s founder and designer Bradley Price set up shop almost one year ago. His shift from Brooklyn Heights didn’t mean giving …