Kathryn Oxley

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100-Year-Old Negatives Discovered in Block of Ice in Antarctica

For the past 100 years, a box of never-before-seen negatives has been preserved in a block of ice in Antarctica. Recently, Conservators of the New Zealand Antarctic Heritage Trust came across the 22 exposed, but unprocessed, cellulose nitrate negatives during an attempt to restore an old …

Antarctica

Want more bang for your Starbucks? We tested 8 money-saving hacks

Even if you're a die-hard penny pincher, your daily Starbucks routine may be a habit you're just not willing to kick. Fortunately, there's no shortage of Starbucks addicts online, sharing tips for how to shave cents or even dollars off each cup. We tested eight of the hacks they brag about the …

Coffee

Wildscreen photography festival 2014 – in pictures

The world's leading wildlife photographers will hold workshops, talks and training events at the Royal Geographical Society in London from 24-26 October 2014. Photojournalist and conservationist Tim Laman, BBC Springwatch presenter Chris Packham and writer and zoologist Mark Carwardine are among …

6 Summer Salads You'll Actually Crave

<b>1. Black Bean, Corn & Avocado Salad with Chipotle-Honey Vinaigrette</b><p>With black beans, sweet corn, crisp bell peppers and creamy avocado, this is one of those crowd-pleasing, make-ahead recipes that everyone loves. You can serve it as a side dish, salad or dip. The vinaigrette is similar to the …

Cooking

Warming Up: 3 Ways You’re Sabotaging Your Own Voice

Why do we warm up? Why bother? We use our voices all the time, after all – we’re always talking, moaning, grunting and humming our way through our …

Your Song - Raise Your Voice

Head of singing at Brighton College, Helen Adams, and I just spent the day harnessing a really secure and simple guide to sight singing for our …

Classic FM

It changed music forever!<p>Tonight in his show, Alex James tells you all about the extraordinary riot at the 1913 Paris première of Stravinsky's The …

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Why English National Opera needs to back British singers

Rupert Christiansen applauds the late Earl of Harewood's work with English National Opera but looks forward to a new era for the company<p>I’m not sticking my neck out controversially by claiming that the <b>Earl of Harewood</b>, the Queen’s cousin and Lord of the magnificent Harewood House outside Leeds, did …

Let It Go: the 10 best/worst Frozen cover versions

Rock band Pearl Jam have become the latest musicians to perform their own version of Let It Go, the unfathomably popular song from the Disney film Frozen. Here we round up the 10 best (and worst) covers and parodies<p><b>Pearl Jam</b><p>Currently on the European leg of their world tour, Seattle rockers Pearl …

Aretha Franklin to work with Outkast’s Andre 3000 on forthcoming covers album

Singer will cover Adele and Donna Summer on new album<p>Aretha Franklin will release an album of covers later this year, and will work with Outkast’s …

The best music podcasts

The best music podcasts, from conversations with artists to trivia about the Beatles, selected and updated by Pete Naughton<p><b>Last updated: 3 December</b><p><b>Spotify</b><p>Founded in 2006 by a Swedish entrepreneur called Daniel Ek, Spotify was the first large-scale music streaming service in the world — and remains, …

Stage fright: classical music's dark secret

Few performers will admit to it, but stage fright is a very real problem for many classical musicians<p>Stage fright is like madness; it comes without warning, out of a blue sky. That’s how it came to Scottish pianist Steven Osborne, one of the most intelligent and sensitive pianists around. About ten …