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Narrator : Fleeing away the town of Barley, the party went to the South and miraculously arrived in the desert where the Cursed Ham, their fourth objectives, is… more
*Narrator : After leaving the Forest of Infinity to the Edge of the world, our Fellowcheese headed to theWest for their next objective : the Mystic Loaf of Bread… more
[Narrator : As the company started their travel toward the Forest of Infinity to the Edges of the World , they started to learn a bit more about… more
[Narrator : A little man with a simple tunic , a wooden sword , and an awful haircut is slowly walking on a dirt road. Coming toward him, 5 colourful and vibrant figures are… more
Meilamar is a continent on an unknown planet, inhabited by elves, humans and several species of animals. It was historically ruled by only elves, until the human race was created in the year 2986 of the Current… more
Portland, 7.30am, line 15 to Belmont Street. The same old and rusty bus is crowded. I am reading my newspaper while riding the 9 stops between my place and Meriwether College. I… more
The workshop was a tiny room. Colourful marks stained the walls, which were struggling to hold dozens of shelves filled with tins of paint. Brushes, canvases, and other useful material were scattered on the… more
During the past decade, Hollywood has come a long way when it comes to gender diversity in their casts. However, why is it that male lead movies and tv shows “sell” more? Why is it that female… more
The Servant of Evil is a song series I really adore. I have always wanted to adapt it into a novel. Here it is!
With this fast evolution of the human population, it is legitimate to ask
how to feed all these people, especially with the reduction of arable land. It
is urgent to find new food… more
The way of life of an individual is principally
characterized in particular by his habits, his tastes, his interests, his
social level, etc. Each country is characterized by its own way of life,… more
While famines are still relevant, food waste has
reached records. Nowadays, 1.3 billion tons of food are thrown away. Only in
France, no less than 10 million tons of food are discarded per… more
The first basic human needs are physiological ones
: eating, drinking, sleeping or breathing. To date, despite a decline in the
number of people undernourished since 1991, inequalities… more
population is already over 7.5 billion humans. It has been multiplied by two in
the last 45 years, and even the most optimistic projections show we will reach
the 10 billion mark about 2050…. more
LOGBOOK N°77 DECEMBER 2043
It’s been a while since I wrote in my logbook and well,… more
it is a fact that Young people are more interested in VOD (Video On Demand)
than adults. At the same time, the oldest people, generally parents and
grandparents, are more attracted by television. But why is that so?… more
It’s 40 years since the fans of rock and rap have been very distinct species (different dress style for example). Each group has their own musical universe, like System of a Down, AC / DC on one side and Jay-Z, WTC on… more
What if our current view of reality was wrong ? What if what we call reality was only one of the infinite lines that « time » could offer ? It’s an example of the type of… more
Why is Hollywood “too white”? There’s been a huge progress by bringing in much more diverse casts and leads, going from the all-white cast of the very famous tv show “Friends” to much more… more
Looking at the progress we have made in the fields of science and technology, one is always wondering whether it is science which impacts the vision we have of our future or whether it is fiction… more
Somewhere in carina-sagittarius arm
You may be wondering why you should be interested in black holes when those objects are far, far from us and do not impact us… more
Came out in 2015.
Director and screenwriter: Dennis Hauck
Starring : John Hawkes, Crystal Reed.
If I were to tell you about the plot of Too Late, you’d certainly think that you’ve seen this movie before. A private… more
The End of the Tour.
Director: James Ponsoldt
Starring: Jesse Eisenberg, Jason Segel.
The end of the tour is an American movie, about the five days David Lipsky, author and journalist,… more
Getting the Best Specific Dating
Men can select information and match, but they usually are permitted to start out the talk. In the same way, bright white men could profit from designing a… more
What are MOBAs ?
MOBAs are online video games involving a battle between two teams, usually teams of five players. M.O.B.A. actually stands for Multiplayer Online Battle Arena.
Strategy, smart moves, skill and luck, many skills… more
Ladies and gentlemen, time has come for the third episode of A Tale of Wide-Eyed Wonder. Join us as we set out to explore the wonders of this forgotten land, to misty mountains and cavernous halls;… more
Ladies and gentlemen, time has come for the second episode of A Tale of Wide-Eyed Wonder. Join us as we set out to explore the wonders of this forgotten land, to misty mountains and cavernous halls;… more
Ladies and gentlemen, this is the first episode of our journey to the lands of Middle-Earth. Join us as we set out to explore the wonders of this forgotten land, to misty mountains and… more
People who use their computers to navigate on social networks, play video-games or answer a question on a forum are acting way differently than when talking to someone they are facing.
Behind a screen,… more
I was running for my life. Down the hill, to the woods, throwing frightened glances over my shoulders. I had no idea what was coming for me but I knew it definitely was. My legs felt numb, heavy like stone, but the… more
Years ago, the world was really different than today. There were no computers, machines seemed primitive compared to today’s. People made plans for their lives, got a job, got married, founded a family…
MWC – Mobile World Congress – is an annual gathering for the mobile industry, taking place in Barcelona, perhaps the biggest event of the year. This congress is the opportunity for us to discover… more
Fallout 4 : a journey in a surprisingly living world
Oh wow, it’s sunny out there ! Yes, exactly, i haven’t set foot outside for a long time. What have I been doing ? Well, you may have heard about Fallout 4, a new… more
- What is “cosplay” ?
Cosplay is a Japanese word コスプレ (kosupure) coming from the contraction of two English terms : costume and role-play. This is a hobby in which participants called… more
Advertisers dreamed of it…social media made it! It is called « influencer marketing ». Nowadays, watching web content such as videos or blog is the rule. A lot of people have somebody they are used to… more
Last time, I talked about Brandon Sanderdon’s Misborn trilogy. So, I thought I had to introduce you to his rival: Patrick Rothfuss. I think this is quite funny that he be his long-time rival as his… more
You want to find out what the most creative ideas of the moment are? Well, Kickstarter is the place you want to connect to. But with over 285,000 launched projects, the platform is… more
Travel, what’s that? Some would say it’s going out of your home town, others would see things larger and say it’s leaving your country for a while. I would say it’s simply challenging yourself. No matter where… more
What is democracy? Quoting Abraham Lincoln during his Gettysburg Address, the “government of the people, by the people, for the people” could be a faithful definition. The word… more
Over the past few years, quick and easy dating apps have appeared. From Tinder to Badoo, there is an easy-to-use cyber way to suit everyone’s dating needs.
However, Jean Meyer, French… more
People are used to seeing politicians turned into ridicule. In France, some humorists even made a job out of imitating them or making them look stupid. But this is a spectacle we rarely see… more
During the Mobile World Congress (Barcelona), Samsung released its new flagship : The Galaxy S7 ; this phone is bundled with a Virtual Reality headset which enables new applications and experience for games or… more
The Martian : How the United States spent millions to save Matt Damon. Again.
I can’t help but wonder about how Matt Damon manages to get lost in such places. Seriously ? Mars ? Anyway, let’s get back to the movie…. more
Brandon Sanderson’s MISTBORN TRILOGY
A few months ago, I read the Mistborn Trilogy and I strongly advise you to give it a try if you’re looking for some great heroic-fantasy books. The author, Brandon… more
You are about to plunge: you have decided to rent an apartment with some of your friends! What a groundbreaking change in your student life, unless you have not weighed the pros and the cons…… more
As you may know, 2016 has already turned into a big year for physicists, probably one of the most important of the century. On 11 February 2016, the LIGO collaboration (Laser Interferometer Gravitational-wave… more
So our mighty adventurers decided to head for to the farm to help the farmers solve their goblins problems.
When we arrived at the farm, there were no farmers anymore. They had probably all… more
Here begins the journey of our newly formed adventurers : this story is the story of a Halfing, a Dwarf and a Human, obviously trying to be famous and really rich. But, even the mightiest… more
You may have already heard about this southern portion of the San Francisco Bay Area, famous for the ITs corporations that settled there , but do you know its history ?
First of all, about the name :… more
It has been a few weeks now that you suddenly started seeing more moustaches than usual and you are wondering why ?
In 2003, two Australian blokes,… more
Will it be a game changer ?
As of the 11th of November, Apple released its new version of the iPad, called the iPad Pro.
This new device was announced by Tim Cook along with the iPhone 6S during the latest keynote,… more
A driverless car, also known as self-driving car or autonomous car, is a vehicle capable of driving on the road without any user’s interaction.
How does it work ?
The car comes with a lot of built-in sensors… more
This is not an article: this is a proposition. What I’m suggesting to do here is simple. I suppose that you work or study at INSA. Then you may sometimes have to go to the library, to borrow a book…. more
Pawn sacrifice is the kind of movie you could have put in your history essay about Cold war. It’s a biopic about Bobby Fischer, a prominent chess player. If, like me, you think chess is boring and you lose against your… more
Human society is extremely complex and fragile built on various pillars. One of them is the honey bee !
One meal out of 3 eaten by humans would not exist, weren’t there without honey bees. They are so important that… more
On 28 September this year, a piece of news caused a frenzy of excitement in the world. “There is liquid water on Mars!”, NASA announced . Another big piece to add to the space-related… more
Reminder, how it happened
For those who already forgot, in March 2011, the nuclear plant of Fukushima was hit by an enormous tsunami and a series of dramatic earthquakes. The damage caused equipment… more
The Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) is a proposed trade agreement between the EU and US being negotiated, which aims to create a free trade zone. That would be… more
“Black Mirror? Best TV series ever!”
What?! You guys don’t agree with me? Okay, maybe not as good as Game of Thrones, but still pretty awesome. I just finished watching it, and I just wanted to share about it because so… more
After successfully reducing the thinness of screens to almost an inch, also making them more convenient than those old Cathode Ray Tube (CRT) monitors we used to know, IT… more
It is not a rare thing for people to link metal with satanism, blood rituals and the like… Videogames merely have a slightly better reputation. Thus, when Machinae Supremacy claims to make… more
The Switch, Netflix and chill
Have you ever dreamed of throwing your shoes into the corner of the room, jumping in your couch and doing nothing else than enjoying your evening. Netflix may have the answer and it… more
With the recent release of Pink Floyd’s new album The Endless River, fans around the globe were delighted to hear the progressive, analog sound of the 70s once again. As older people among us will… more
Many hackers love breaking into computers and servers all around the world. These attacks are terrifying, but exciting at the same time. But it becomes really more impressive when hackers do… more
“I told you this was a bad idea… And why did you rush in like that Shayitah?!” exclaimed Bowdoc.
“Duncan said let’s go, so I go. Why didn’t YOU rush in?”
“Hey! I only suggested that… more
Two weeks ago you went to the Gala at the INSA, you enjoyed the night, but still something got on your nerves. Security and their ugly bastard dog? People having cooler suits… more
Alexander Grohendieck who was deemed the greatest Mathematician of the 20th century died this Thursday at 86. He lived his last 15 years as a recluse in a… more
As you probably know, mankind is facing one of the biggest challenges of its time : how to produce clean energy without wasting the Earth’s natural ressources, while producing enough… more
A major event in the MMORPG world took place yesterday at the time of this writing. At 00:01 AM as the European servers braced themselves for an intense stress-test, thousands of… more
Movies such as Prince of Persia, Resident Evil and Need for Speed have been doing extremely well lately, making hundreds of millions of dollars at the box-office. That’s the smartest way Hollywood has found… more
Where does it come from?
The origins of IS can be traced back to the terrorist group named “al-Qaeda in Iraq” (AQI) which was created a year after the US invasion of Iraq and was… more
Kitchen is a Canadian band started in 2012, often recording all instruments live. Its music is generally ambient tinted with a melancholic vibe, giving an impression of a landscape going through its usual, daily… more
Have you ever heard of Bitcoin ?
It’s a digital currency created in 2009 by either man or group -nobody knows- akaed “Satoshi Nakamoto”. This man-group’s real identity is still unknown, but there… more
On 4 November, the midterm elections were held in the USA. The midterms are elections that are held two years after the election of the president, right in the middle of the president’s… more
Every now and then, strange things can occur. Everybody has experienced such an event in their lives. But what could possibly be found strange in a world of magic? Our story takes place in a small village, where… more
Contrary to popular belief, programmers and geeks alike have a great sense of humor. As you will see in this short article, when a programmer is fed up with coding and gets loose, the results can be… more
October is usually the Nobel Prize Award Ceremony month. This year’s Physics Prize has been awarded to 3 Japanese and American researchers for their work on blue light-emitting diodes.
But a year ago,… more
Last week, David Fincher released his latest movie, Gone Girl, based on the novel by Gillian Flynn. The book was a huge success in 2012 and became a bestseller after 8.8 million copies were sold worldwide in 40 different… more
It is undeniable that video games have become immensely popular in the last decade. Be it an FPS, an MMORPG or a more casual smartphone app, lots of people play games… more