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Quelles sont les inventions d’aujourd’hui qui façonneront notre vie de demain? Le New York Times a proposé vendredi 32 innovations techniques qui pourraient avoir le même impact que l’ampoule au XIXe siècle. La rédaction prédit même quand le changement va se produire. En voici quelques-unes: Des vêtements électriques: Des physiciens de l’université Wake Forest ont mis au point un tissu qui peut générer de l'électricité en utilisant la chaleur de votre corps. Les vêtements sont «composés de nanotubes de carbone enfermés dans des fibres plastiques souples», indique Katie Neal de l’université Wake Forest pour le site Cleantechnica. Des sous-vêtements intelligents: Une société finlandaise, Myontec, a récemment commercialisé des sous-vêtements avec des capteurs qui vous disent dans quel état sont vos muscles (quadriceps, ischio-jambiers ou vos muscles fessiers par exemple). Related:  Roman

Pourquoi nous n'avons pas besoin d'un smartphone révolutionnaire A chaque lancement de nouveau smartphone c’est la même histoire. Nous le savons et pourtant nous y croyons. A chaque annonce, les grands constructeurs sont attendus au tournant, les utilisateurs élevant chaque année leur niveau d’exigence. Et à chaque annonce, c’est la déception. A lire aussi : Guide d’achat 2015 des meilleurs smartphones Android Seulement voilà, chaque année les constructeurs pulvérisent les records de ventes, en témoigne le succès de l’iPhone 6 et de l’iPhone 6 Plus. La révolution est derrière nous S’il y a une chose que l’on ne peut pas enlever à Apple, c’est que c’est l’entreprise qui a initié la révolution de la téléphonie mobile. Une fois le temps de la révolution passé, vient celui des évolutions. Tout est allé très vite ces dernières années. Oui, les smartphones qui sortent chaque année, voire tous les six mois pour certaines marques, ne sont que des évolutions des précédents. Beaucoup estiment qu’un smartphone de 2014 répond parfaitement à leurs besoins.

Tips To Create Sensational Superhero Introduction & Origin Stories Superhero characters abound in Internet fiction and RP, but many of their origins and introductions are plain boring, forgettable, and sometimes downright awful. So if you'd like to make your superheroes' first appearances and/or backstories sizzle, here are a few things you might try out, as relevant to the type of story you're writing. In their origins, let them make proactive choices and take actions that change their lives (besides deciding to fight villains). It's a foregone conclusion that soon-to-be-superheroes will choose to fight villains one way or another, so there's nothing there that will make a particularly compelling or noteworthy origin story. Let your characters be proactive about some other things that ultimately change their lives, too - don't just have them muddle around doing the bare minimum needed to survive life until something extraordinary happens. If you show them getting powers for the first time, show them having realistic reactions. But - a caveat!

Giving Your Villain A Good Reason To Be Your Villain | A WORD FITLY SPOKEN I recently read a great article by my friend K.M. Weiland entitled “What Is Your Bad Guy’s Motive?” As I read it I knew I had this article in the hopper and thought the two complemented each other soundly. I invite you to give her article a read. Our villains need motivation, but must they always be evil? Simply put, the antagonist antagonizes the hero, or protagonist. But still, you can create an antagonist, someone who tries to stop the protagonist from achieving his goal, for good and honorable reasons. Love Of Family If someone came after your family, what would you do? Love Of Country Patriotism is a strong and admirable motive. Protecting His Business Maybe a business mogul, a captain of industry, lies to his shareholders or defrauds some pension plan. Looking Out For His Own Interests In general, we’re talking about an antagonist who is looking out for his interests. Share this article with other writers you know. Like this: Like Loading...

Questions au bêta lecteur Worldbuilding - Town & City Development Questions - develop your fictional towns and cities better. So you want to create a town or city to set your story in, or maybe you're trying to populate a whole world full of towns and cities. Here's a list of questions to ask yourself when developing your town and city. Before we begin, there are a few very important things to bear in mind. Boredom and dissatisfaction in general is often at the root of many criminal behaviors. People who are bored (which is easy to be if there's nothing around to do, or if you're too poor to afford what there is) and dissatisfied (which is easy to be if you can't afford nice things other people commonly have) are more likely to join gangs or get into other kinds of trouble. Likewise, the people who are most likely to turn to substance abuse (and potentially get into all of the trouble related to it) are those who are bored out of their skulls or have problems that they can't otherwise escape. So when it comes to the relevant questions, always factor these in. When was it founded? You might also like:

Worldbuilding - Country & Culture Development Questions - create richer settings, from fairytale kingdoms to space colonies Questions to get you thinking so you can better develop your countries and their cultures, whether they're fantastic fairytale kingdoms or futuristic space colonies. Which biomes does it contain? What's its topography like? What are its most notable geological features or natural landmarks? Which resources are abundant? You might also like: Town & City Development Questions"I Need A Name For My Town/City!" Back to WorldbuildingGo to a random page! Things To Know If Your Character Will Be Augmented Or Experimented Upon Far, far too many stories and backstories where characters are experimented upon or augmented rely on characters doing things that almost no real person with any sort of sense would do in their positions. So here are some things to know and keep in mind about scientists, the scientific process, and a few other things so you can make your own stories more plausible. There is a big difference between an experiment and a project. To put it simply, an experiment is a test intended to result in new or expanded knowledge about something or to verify a claim or suspicion about the way something works or behaves. It isn't about simply doing something you're not sure about and hoping to get a result you like, but is about trying or testing something and learning from whatever results you get, whether they're the ones you hoped for or not. In fact, learning and progressing from one's failures and mistakes is a huge part of the scientific process. So, in summary...

Fairy and Folk Tales of the Irish Peasantry: Witches, Fairy Doctors: Witches, Fairy Doctors Sacred Texts Sagas and Legends Yeats Celtic Index Previous Next p. 146 Witches and fairy doctors receive their power from opposite dynasties; the witch from evil spirits and her own malignant will; the fairy doctor from the fairies,, and a something--a temperament--that is born with him or her. The first is always feared and hated. Those we speak of have for their friends the trooping fairies--the gay and sociable populace of raths and caves. p. 147 The fairies are, of course, visible to them, and many a new-built house have they bid the owner pull down because it lay on the fairies' road. "'Though well off, he never, even in his youth, thought of taking a wife; nor was he ever known to love a woman. p. 148 All these things go on merrily. The spells of the witch are altogether different; they smell of the grave. A candle held between the fingers of the dead hand can never be blown out. p. 149 grass containing, unknown to herself, a four-leaved shamrock, watched a conjurer at a fair.

About how the scientists are above us all Faune en Equateur Baleines - Ballenas Famille: Cetácea, Balaenopteridae Ces mamifères se compte au nombre de 5 espèces différentes dans les eaux nationnales équateuriennes. - Rorqual de Rudolphi - Ballena Sei(Balaenoptera borealis) - Baleine bleue - Ballena azul (Balaenoptera musculus) : cette baleine qui vit dans les eaux s'approchant des 2 pôles est de couleur beu-gris avec des taches plus clair, ce qui lui a donné son nom. - Baleine à alettes - Ballena de aleta (Balaenoptera physalus), grosses migratrices, elles aiment vivre en eaux profondes et mers ouvertes, loin des côtes, cherchant les eaux plus chaud pour mettre bas. L'ensemble de ces espèce reste d'un équilibre fragile, entre pêche illégale, accidentelle, et contamination des eaux. Ajoutons à cette liste : - Globicéphale noir - Calderon de Aletas (Globicephala macrorhynchus). - Cachalot - Cachalote (Physeter catodom)

Climat équatorial Un article de Wikipédia, l'encyclopédie libre. Carte des climats mondiaux: climat équatorial Le climat équatorial est un type de climat de la zone chaude intertropicale. Il se caractérise par une seule saison, de fortes précipitations dont les maximums d'intensité sont aux équinoxes, ainsi qu'une forte chaleur quasiment constante toute l'année. Climat équatorial à Iquitos (Pérou) La forêt équatoriale guyanaise Portail de la météorologie