On April 9, the whole Solar Impulse team will unveil the new version of the solar plane!
After years of design, complex simulations and test ﬂights with the ﬁrst prototype, Solar Impulse 2 will be presented to our partners, friends and media before undertaking, in 2015, the ultimate technological and symbolic adventure of ﬂying around the world without fuel, only powered by the sun. Discover the airplane through a live online Google field trip, ask your questions to the Pilots and team… and join the adventure!
You can follow the event live on: www.solarimpulse.com
The new keyring Petit Prince by Les Etains de Virginie is available!
These pieces of art require close work. First, the object is drawn to scale. Then, it is sculpted. Every little detail counts! Once the « master » is completed, Virginie creates a mold. All keychains are molded and cast one by one. So, these are unique works! Some pictures of the manufacturing process can be seen on the Virginie’s blog.
This beautiful keychain is 100% handmade. « The Little Prince and the Fox » comes in a jewel box with a certificate of authenticity.
Virginie, a young Belgian designer already created a Little prince key-ring a few months ago. According to her, this character embodies her values : passion, true love for creation, a luxury item that everybody can afford.
The new Little Prince comics books have been announced !
It will be the 17th and 18th issues of the new adventures of the Little Prince. You can find all the Little Prince books by Lerner here.
The Little Prince and the Planet of the Bubble Gob.
When the Little Prince reaches this planet, the whole ocean is covered with items discarded by the Creatall. This causes the water level to rise daily, threatening the Creatall’s fragile homes. The Little Prince realises that the problem is the Bubble Gob, an underwater mechanical creature, supposed to destroy the rubbish and clean the ocean. However, this amazing invention is faulty and is growing ever bigger. It has grown so big that its slightest movement causes the ocean level to rise dangerously.
The Little Prince and the Planet of Time.
When the Little Prince sets foot on this planet, it is all out of synch. In one village, time has stopped, in another, on the contrary, it has sped up. In short, time is awry. Little Prince’s investigation leads him to the Great Timekeeper, who has devoted his whole life to setting the planet’s clocks. But as he grew older, he had trouble dealing with the idea that soon, he would have to retire and let someone else do his job. So he decided to use his position to travel back in time and to turn into a « baby », free of responsibility. Except that his journey into the past has had dire side effects: all the planet’s clocks have gone haywire