Nicolas Williams

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Pirelli "Clutching at Straws" to Explain Formula 1 Tire Failures

Pirelli’s tenure as tire supplier for the Formula 1 world championship could charitably be described as rocky, and that was even <i>before</i> the 2013 season started. The tire maker came on board in 2011 with just one primary instruction from the Fédération Internationale de l’Automobile (FIA): provide …

Motorsport

Cars Articles, Photos and Videos - AOL

Cars Articles, Photos and Videos - AOL

How Alan Whicker inspired us to travel

For those of us who were inspired to travel and become part of the industry in our formative years, there is no question – whether directly or subliminally – that Mr Alan Whicker was the catalyst. Ever since, young men like me have aspired to wear a well-cut suit, grow a moustache and to travel the …

Travel

Island-hopping: Greece's Small Cyclades

I had two reasons for coming to Greece – if it makes sense to need reasons to take a late spring break in the sunny and little-visited Small …

Tiny New Catfish Species: Freshwater Species of the Week

Wildlife<p>This tiny catfish is a new species discovered in Brazil. Photograph by Gabriel de Souza da Costa e Silva<p>We’ve written before in Water Currents how scientists project that there are many species of freshwater fish yet to be described. Now, scientists have published a report in the journal</i> …

How to take great summer photos | My favourite summer photo

Felix Clay<p>The summer can be the hardest time of year for a photographer. You've got such strong light – as this photograph, which I took in Moscow in …

Top tips for landscape photography

Shooting landscapes demands a very different way of working compared to photographing people. Typically taken with the camera mounted on a tripod, …

How to take great urban photos

The urban environment offers a whole host of subjects to photograph, even in the smallest of towns. In the time it takes to walk a block or two, you …

Angkor what? Getting to know Cambodia's most iconic temple

Angkor Wat is the ultimate expression of Khmer genius – an awe-inspiring temple that is stunning for both its grand scale and its incredible detail.<p>A visit to Cambodia’s World Heritage Temples of Angkor complex is understandably high on the list for many travellers. Get to know a little about the …

The best cards for your holiday spending

Just sometimes it is cheaper to get money from a bank ATM abroad. We have crunched the numbers to explain the best ways to get your holiday money.<p>Forget ordering your euros online, or getting one of those newfangled multi-currency prepaid cards.<p>New research, compiled for the Telegraph, shows that …

Finance

How Should We Respond When Humans and Sharks Collide?

As vacationers head to the beach this holiday weekend, an expert says communities are taking a variety of approaches to keep swimmers safe.<p><b>Would you go swimming where there's recently been a shark attack? It's a quandary that shark attack expert Christopher Neff, a doctoral researcher at the</b> …

Song Story: Primal Scream – Movin’ On Up

Primal Scream frontman Bobby Gillespie talks us through the band’s classic song ‘Movin’ On Up’

Justin Bieber apologises to Bill Clinton for potty-mouthed outburst

Justin Bieber has allegedly apologised to Bill Clinton, hours after video footage of the 19-year-old urinating in a mop bucket and shouting "Fuck …

Manic Street Preachers take legal action against English Defence League

The far-right group used one of the band's songs to promote an upcoming demonstration<p>Manic Street Preachers are taking legal action against the …

Demonstration

Stagediving, putting the danger back into live music

Before Iggy Pop became a spokesman for visible sinews and betraying everything he used to stand for in exchange for money, he was widely credited …

Pet Shop Boys choose their 10 all-time favourite dance tracks

For their 12th album, Pet Shop Boys have jolted their career by turning up the BPM and drenching it in amyl nitrate. Electric is not just a return to …

Chocolate, amaretto and rapeseed oil cake recipe

A decadent chocolate and amaretto cake made using healthy rapeseed oil<p>SERVES<p>12<p>INGREDIENTS<p>200g dark chocolate, broken into pieces<br>• 2 large eggs<br>• 150ml rapeseed oil<br>• 200g self-raising flour<br>• 120g caster sugar<br>• 2 whole courgettes, finely grated<br>• 50g hazelnuts, finely chopped<br>• 4 tbsp amaretto<br>• 200g crème fraîche<br>• The …

Dessert

Speedy weeknight suppers: grilled mackerel with tabbouleh

Harrisa-spiced mackerel and a herb-stuffed tabbouleh, perfect for these hot summer days.<p>Don’t hold back with the herbs in this recipe; the greener the finished result the better. The quantities of mint and parsley below are the very least you need to create this vibrant Middle Eastern salad.<p><i>Serves</i> …

Bon Appétit Magazine: Recipes, Cooking, Entertaining, Restaurants

New potato salad with honey and rapeseed dressing recipe

New potatoes and bacon are the ideal match for a honey and rapeseed dressing.<p>SERVES<p>4<p>INGREDIENTS<p>500g miniature new potatoes, halved<br>• 250g fine green beans, trimmed<br>• 250g smoked dry cured British back bacon<br>• 100g baby spinach<br>• 270g cherry tomatoes, halved• <i><br>For the dressing</i><br>• 1 tbsp clear honey<br>• ½ tbsp Dijon …

My favourite dish: Richard O'Connell's seared tuna loin

Richard O'Connell likes to serve seared tuna with pickled vegetables and wasabi mayonnaise.<p>“I love featuring this dish on our menu at the Jugged Hare,” says Richard O’Connell, whose smart Clerkenwell pub specialises in fantastic fish, British game and spit-roast meats. “It’s nice and light, and …

Bon Appétit Magazine: Recipes, Cooking, Entertaining, Restaurants

New Summer Grilling Recipes: Men's Health.com

Add 4 large scrubbed Yukon Gold potatoes to a large pot of salted water. Bring to a boil; then lower the heat and simmer until the spuds are slightly tender, about 10 minutes. Drain the water, let the potatoes cool, and slice them into 1/4-inch discs. In a bowl, toss the slices with 3 Tbsp of olive …

Bon Appétit Magazine: Recipes, Cooking, Entertaining, Restaurants

'Dead' man Lenin Carballido wins Mexico mayoral vote

<b>A Mexican man who was declared dead in 2010 has won an election for mayor in Oaxaca state, officials have said.</b><p>Lenin Carballido won the election in the town of San Agustin Amatengo after posting pictures of himself alongside slogans like "United for Development".<p>However, police say Mr Carballido's …

Latin America