Sunday, January 24, 2016

Inventions that have impacted the world

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Have you heard the famous quote "necessity is the mother of invention". Well this famous quote has resembled in many countries across the world. Inventors Day is observed on 29 September by numerous countries, as it is the anniversary of Argentinian inventor László József Bíró, the discoverer of the ball-point pen.

Inventions have a robust influence on the way civilizations are organized, making it intolerable to imagine how we could survive without them. Every device we use in everyday life such as book or house light was once an groundbreaking invention which altered civilization.

Here are some key discoveries that have wedged the world for good

Compass: Before the compass was invented, location and track at sea were mainly dogged by the sighting of milestones, along with the scrutiny of the location of stars and celestial bodies.

Invented by Chinese between the 9th and 11th century, initial compass were made from naturally magnetized piece of the mineral magnetite.


Computer :Considered the "father of the computer", Charles Babbage conceptualized and invented the first mechanical computer in the early 19th century.


Penicillin : Penicillin, which fights many bacterial toxicities in humans without harming the humans was mass produced and advertised in 1944. But the initial discovery was done by Nobel laureate Alexander Fleming.


Wheel : Invented in 3500 BC , this invention had the greatest impact in farming and trade by permitting the passage of possessions from any place. They have transformed lives for centuries and today an important invention present in each and every household.


World Wide Web : Invented by Sir Tim Berners-Lee on 12 March, 1989, world wide web became realistic through a proposal to the management at CERN for a system called "Mesh". With help from his colleagues he improved his proposal in November 1990 to build a project called World Wide Web  as a web of documents to be viewed by internet browsers


Paper : Invented in china during the Han Dynasty, it spread slowly to the other parts of the world as part of trade routes. Earlier material used for producing paper was expensive but as understanding of paper processing improved, cheaper raw materials reduced the cost of paper. Thus it started becoming available to the masses.

Light bulb : The credit for this invention that has lit many houses in the world goes to Thomas Edison in 1879. He created a working lighting system that included a carbon-filament bulb. Apart from him there have been many people who have contributed for creation of lamps, batteries and bulbs.

Telephone : Today the world is connected or just a call away due to an invention of telephone done by Alexander Graham Bell in 1876. This invention quickly took off, and transformed global trade and communiqué.

Invention is never ending story. Humans will continue to innovate.

Invention is never ending story. Humans will continue to innovate. I will like to end this blog post with a nice quote from Steve jobs 
"No one wants to die. Even people who want to go to heaven don’t want to die to get there. And yet death is the destination we all share. No one has ever escaped it. And that is as it should be, because Death is very likely the single best invention of Life. It is Life’s change agent. It clears out the old to make way for the new."


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Musicians that have impacted the world we live in

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Hearing a song can abruptly recover our day and move us strongly. The influential influence that music has had on civilization over so many eras will undoubtedly continue in coming eras. The reputation and wide-reaching possibility of modern music along with old-fashioned forms is still swelling.

Many performers have raised awareness and/or protected causes to reduce human sorrow from social difficulties caused by paucity, natural adversities, civil rights exploitations, environmental exploitation and many others causes. Some have accomplished awareness or protection of causes through their melody, some by using their reputation as musicians and others have used both. Here is a list of some popular musicians

  • Pandit Ravi Shankar: Pandit Ravi Shankar is a traditional sitar player. His reputation around the realm has showed that traditional music can be just as widespread as commercial music.
  • Beatles: The most widespread rock and roll band in the past, Beatles was the first creative boys group that set the realm on a roll. People might argue with many other names but for music lovers, united Beatles created an amazing magic.
  • A R Rahman: A R Rahman is India's applause to worldwide celebrity. There is no type of music that he has not tried with. Although he is fundamentally a Bollywood music director, he has tried traditional, Sufi, rock and every other melodic inspiration in his melodies.
  • Bob Dylan: Initially a country folk singer, Bob Dylan picked up the electric guitar to enter the great list of musicians in rock and roll segment. He has been influential in widespread music and ethos for more than five eras
  • Zakir Hussain : Iconic table maestro Zakir Hussain is talent who has unruffled soundtracks for numerous cinemas precisely showcasing his musical recital both solo and with diverse bands
  • Michael Jackson (MJ): Who does not remember the famous moonwalk? Well MJ has made to the music great and has made it to the history books. After MJ, pop music became famous and people enjoyed like crazy whenever he performed.
  • Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan: Bestowed with rough voice, Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan created a magical sensation in the audience that has mesmerized many people. Different Sufi kawali's and songs continue to enlighten us today even after he has left planet earth
On famous quote by Pluto that alludes to the influence of music is “Music is a moral law. It gives soul to the universe, wings to the mind, flight to the imagination, and charm and gaiety to life and to everything.”

The list of performers who have jammed us through their music and tools is long. We all have opposing sentiments as to which of them have been the most vital in getting about social change and nurturing awareness of thoughtful social disputes? Do you have any such memorable musician’s songs that have impacted your life or community?

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Peppy fashion Style - Do they inspire you?


Before we talk about peppy style, it is important to first define it. Well for me it means a style that is lively or is Full of or characterized by energy and high spirits.

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Keep up with the rapidly-changing fashion industry is important to maintain a peppy style determination. It is vital to find fashion motivation and fashion guidelines that will refresh your attires and inspire you to express yourself with lively clothes and accessories.

The trick to achieving a unique style that is all you is to combine elements from diverse fashion flairs as well as from numerous features of your character/taste/lifestyle/mood/etc. However, keep in mind that if you want to look decent you need to whip up a clothing combination consisting of essentials and fashionable pieces to keep your look well-adjusted and avoid a head-to-toe loony look.

By drawing fashion motivation from outside of your ease zone you'll discern new ways of reinventing your clothes which helps in developing your exclusive peculiar style. So tryout different varieties of clothing; blend the fresh one with the timeworn ones; and stylish with the masterpieces! Putting together an ensemble that replicates bits and fragments of your character is what well-dressed grace is all about. 

Our parents always dressed the way they wanted. They outfitted themselves in what made them feel most comfortable. It is important to find what makes you feel good about yourself. A lot of people are really made up artificially but they can't walk in their own shoes. If it looks good on someone else, then it does not mean that it won't look as good on you. You should always wear a attire that will give you a bigger does of self-assurance. It is important to find things that give you your identity. The greatest way to feel glamorous is to just feel like yourself and be in your own skin.

Some of the quotes that inspire the Peppy style attitude within me are:
  • The most beautiful thing you can wear is confidence
  • It is the choice that you have to wake up every day and say "There is no reason today can't be the best day of my life"
  • I never think about how other people will respond to the way i dress. dressing is all about reflecting how i feel
  • If i not with somebody who really excites or inspires me, then i would rather be myself
  • I know someday my knees are going to look like elephant knees. But for now, my hemlines are still pretty high
  • I hope i never stop changing
  • I feel like there so many people i admire for so many reasons that i can't look at one person and say "i want that life". i want to make my own history
  • family is at the heart of everything i do
  • I would rather be myself than spending time and energy on somebody that i didn't feel sure about
  • I have never been a big fan of gossip. being a victim of it, i know how much it hurts
Who inspires your lively fashion style?



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