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Physics Is A Creative Endeavour

As someone who derives significant income from writing for money, I end up spending a fair bit of time reading writing advice. Not because I’m in need of tips, myself– after many years of this, I’ve got a routine that mostly works for me. Rather, I’m looking for good advice to pass on to other …

Theoretical Physics

OPINION: Formula V8 3.5 - The necessary casualty of the FIA's superlicense overhaul - Formula 1, Formula V8 3.5

The FIA’s current superlicense points system, launched in 2014, was a curate’s egg of colossal proportions. On the one hand, it promised to make …

Auto Racing

Mayor’s office still looking for London ePrix return - Formula E

<b>Sadiq Khan’s</b> office have said that they are trying to secure a return of the <b>London ePrix.</b><p>A spokesman for the mayor told Autosport that they are <i>“keen</i> …

Sadiq Khan

World Series Formula V8 3.5 scrapped for 2018 season

The World Series Formula V8 3.5 championship, formerly known as Formula Renault 3.5, has been scrapped for 2018 due to a lack of interest to enter …

Auto Racing

Horst Kroll, Can-Am champion at age 50, raced on a shoestring

Horst Kroll, who died on Oct. 26 at the age of 81, won the Can-Am motor-racing championship in 1986 when he was 50 years old, an age when most auto racers have retired. The only other Canadian to win a Can-Am championship was Jacques-Joseph Villeneuve (Gilles Villeneuve's brother), when he was …

Formula One

A Formula One car is an 'internet of things' in itself - How data analytics helped Lewis Hamilton win the Formula One drivers' championship

Lewis Hamilton won the Formula One drivers’ championship for the fourth time in 2017. He was the fastest driver, in the best car – his Mercedes-AMG …

Auto Racing

Formula E will leave Britain if no Brexit deal, says CEO

LONDON (Reuters) - The London-based Formula E electric car racing series will leave Britain if Brexit goes ahead without a deal on tax and employment, Spanish chief executive Alejandro Agag said on Wednesday.<p>FILE PHOTO: (L-R) Alejandro Agag, CEO of Formula E Holding, Denis Sverdlov, CEO of Roborace …

Brexit

Drone simulator is as close to the real thing as you can get without spending hundreds of dollars

A state-of-the-art drone flying simulator called <i>DRL Simulator</i> is out on Steam today and it's as close to the real thing as you're going to get …

Drones

Motor racing: Formula E aiming to put reach before revenue

LONDON (Reuters) - Formula E boss Alejandro Agag is putting reach before revenue, and casting an envious glance at the Ultimate Fighting Championship and Conor McGregor, as he seeks to grow his electric car racing series.<p>The Spaniard told reporters on Wednesday that Formula E, which starts its …

Auto Racing

Ex-F1 racer Kamui Kobayashi to make Formula E debut in Hong Kong

Share this article on Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Google+ Email<p>Ex-Formula 1 driver Kamui Kobayashi will make his Formula E debut in the 2017/18 season …

Hong Kong

Vernon Kay to present Channel 5 coverage of Formula E in UK

Share this article on Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Google+ Email<p>Channel 5's coverage of the 2017/18 Formula E season will be fronted by television …

Auto Racing

Hamilton and Vettel whet appetite for 2018 but guns spell danger for Brazil GP

The F1 world champion proved his hunger remains while Ferrari fought back but Valtteri Bottas, the quality of racing and the future of the Brazilian Grand Prix are a concern<p>Hamilton delivers notice of intent<p>After making his only major error of the season with a crash in qualifying at the Brazilian …

Auto Racing

Norris facts: 12 things you should know about McLaren's future F1 driver

With a McLaren test and reserve driver contract under his belt before his 18th birthday, it’s no wonder Lando Norris is being tipped for big …

Auto Racing

Secrets of the DS Virgin Formula E car with Sam Bird

Share this article on Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Google+ Email<p>Formula E ace Sam Bird reveals the secrets of the DS Virgin Formula E car, prior to …

Auto Racing

While you were sleeping: Plante doubles down on Formula E promise

Mayor-elect Valérie Plante insists she will move the 2018 Formula E race out of the downtown area.<p>She made the statement Sunday night on the …

Canadian News

Formula One Group Records Net Losses Of $160M In First Nine Months Of '17

• More News<br>• Most Popular<br>• My Headlines<p>F1 Group Records Net Losses Of $160M<p>NRL Execs Could Redistribute RLWC Money<p>Russia On Brink Of 2018 Games Ban<p>Valencia …

Sports Industry

Audi to lose key Formula E engineer after 2017/18 season starts

Share this article on Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Google+ Email<p>One of the Audi Sport Abt Formula E team's key engineering members, who is also Lucas di …

Auto Racing

F1 won’t be a proper fight until funding is fairer, says Paddy Lowe

• Williams technical officer insists the sport is hamstrung by financial disparity • ‘There are two completely different races going on,’ he claims<p>That both Formula One titles have already been decided should not detract from what is usually the glorious spectacle of racing at Interlagos, but …

Auto Racing

Zurich Added To Formula E Race Calendar

Formula E will end an absence of motor racing in Switzerland of more than 60 years after adding a race in Zurich to its 2017/18 calendar.<p>The country …

Auto Racing

Formula One: Hugo Boss set to switch sponsorship from F1 to Formula E

NEW YORK, NY - JULY 16: Antonio Felix da Costa (PRT), Amlin Andretti, Spark-Andretti, ATEC-02 during the New York City ePrix, tenth round of the …

Auto Racing

Massa could give Formula E series a boost in Brazil

SAO PAULO (AP) The new Formula E series needs a boost, and it’s likely to get one from Formula One veteran Felipe Massa.<p>Massa will step away from …

Auto Racing

F1 revenues hover above $500m in third quarter of Liberty era

F1 revenues hover above $500m in third quarter of Liberty era

Auto Racing

King eyes Formula E as his next step - Formula E

<b>Jordan King</b> has said he is evaluating a move to <b>Formula E</b> next year.<p>The current <b>Formula 2</b> driver has said that he was a fan of the all-electric series, …

Auto Racing

Renault e.dams completely restructured Formula E testing team

Share this article on Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Google+ Email<p>Renault e.dams' preparations for the 2017/18 Formula E season were boosted by having a …

Auto Racing

Ferrari have been in F1 since day one but this may be the beginning of the end

Any cut in their long-standing $68m team payment, in the interests of promoting closer racing with their rivals, may see Enzo Ferrari’s vision happy to succumb to financial reality and throw in their hand<p>Sixty-seven years on from when Enzo Ferrari entered his team in their first Formula One world …

Auto Racing

Britain's F1 stars of the future? Meet the 2017 BRDC Award finalists

The McLaren Autosport BRDC Award is the highest accolade for young British drivers - and now it's time to meet 2017's finalists.<p>By Matt Morlidge<p>Last …

Auto Racing

up: Red Bull were quickest in the last four races - Horner

Links<p>Your daily digest of F1 news, views, features and more from hundreds of sites across the web:<p>"The last four races we’ve had the quickest car on …

Auto Racing

'Ugly' chicanes Neel Jani's most valuable lesson from Formula E testing

Share this article on Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Google+ Email<p>Formula E newcomer Neel Jani believes the "ugly" chicanes at Formula E's official …

Formula E

Mayor-elect discusses flooding, Formula E, and public transit in Montreal with provincial minister

Montreal's mayor-elect discussed flooding, public transit, and other issues on Tuesday in what was the first of many meetings with the Minister of …

Canada

Montreal Formula E race could switch to Canadian GP F1 track

Share this article on Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Google+ Email<p>Formula E's Montreal race could be relocated after the city voted in a new mayor who …

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