Why knowing how to play the piano helps you be more successful in life
Did you know that when you learn to play the piano, you develop abilities, which help you to be more successful in other areas of life, for example in your studies or your professional career? Indeed, several studies have shown that there is a direct link between music lessons and success in the workplace.
Born July 9/10, 1856, Smiljan, Austrian Empire [now in Croatia] – died January 7, 1943, New York, New York, USA), Serbian American inventor and engineer who discovered and patented the rotating magnetic field, the basis of most AC machines. He also developed the three-phase electrical power transmission system. He immigrated to the United States in 1884 and sold the patent rights to his system of AC dynamos, transformers, and motors to George Westinghouse. In 1891 he invented the Tesla coil, an induction coil widely used in radio technology.
Why Mercury Still Poses Significant Health Threats
In July, a 47-year-old woman presented to the emergency room of a local hospital in Sacramento, California. She had speech difficulties, could not walk, and could not feel her hands or face. The patient fell into a coma for several weeks.
Why signs of life on Mars remain a big mystery
For scientists searching for extraterrestrial life forms, it's becoming hard to ignore the song of the Martian sirens. Recent observations made by rovers on the red planet suggest the signature of microbes, does this mean that the Earth is not the only refuge of life in the solar system?
TikTok, the new world clock
Launched in China in 2016, the social network TikTok has conquered the planet, setting the pace with its short, effective and engaging videos. A format that has become the grail of all platforms that strive to reproduce the magic formula, with varying success.
Addiction to video games, only virtual?
Video games are widely practiced. Questions about the health risks they can cause arise, particularly about the risk of addiction. While there is currently no official diagnosis of video game addiction, the DSM-5 offers provisional criteria based on those of gambling addiction. Addiction to video games affects a minority of individuals at risk. The treatments offered are essentially psychotherapeutic. The emphasis is on the fact that video games can be played in a non-problematic way and that they can also have potential beneficial effects on individuals. It is therefore recommended, when evaluating a risky practice of video games, to take into account the positive and negative impacts of this use in a nuanced way.
Craftsmanship: Land of the Future for Entrepreneurs
From the moment a professional exercises a manual trade, in France, he is considered a craftsman, even if the activity in which he specializes is a secondary activity. A craftsman in France employs less than 10 employees in his company. The activity of craftsman is accompanied by qualifiers allowing it to be defined more precisely. A distinction will be made in particular between arts and crafts, master craftsmen, etc. and the activity related to crafts is, as INSEE specifies, an independent activity of production, processing, repair or service provision. In addition, several craftsmen can join forces within the same team.
Make You Happy and Enjoy Life More
Do you ever come across people who are always upbeat and no matter what life throws at them? While people can be genetically disposed toward happiness, it’s more likely that these people have simply discovered more of the things that make you happy in life and utilize them to their advantage.
The destruction of nature, a threat for Man as much as global warming
The message launched Monday at the opening of a global meeting on biodiversity is clear: the destruction of nature threatens humans "at least as much" as climate change and therefore deserves as much attention to avoid devastating impacts.
Men and Suicide
Men are in crisis; they are dying by suicide in huge numbers but the general public remains largely unaware of the disturbing statistics. The victims are not stars or celebrities, nor are they necessarily members of more widely publicized at-risk-of-suicide groups like teens or the Indigenous community. But too many productive and vital men are falling under the radar, with no one to speak for them because they do such an effective job of muting themselves. It is time to bring some serious attention to this issue and shout: “Men are dying here, help these brothers out!”
Hip-Hop Music Guide: History of Hip-Hop and Notable Artists What Is Hip-Hop Music?
Hip-hop is a genre of music most often characterized by a strong, rhythmic beat and a rapping vocal track. The genre originated in New York City in the 1970s as a cultural exchange among Black, Latino, and Caribbean youth and has grown into one of the most consumed genres of music in the United States. As a culture, hip-hop is built on four main pillars: DJing, rapping (also called MCing), breakdancing (usually called breaking or b-boying), and graffiti.