Things almost every author needs to research
- How bodies decompose
- Wilderness survival skills
- Mob mentality
- Other cultures
- What it takes for a human to die in a given situation
- Common tropes in your genre
- Average weather for your setting
Via Electric Lit.
Imagine you’ve just bought a shiny, new iPhone 6. You unwrap it, turn it on for the first time and notice — Hey! Apple deleted the Apple Maps app and replaced it with Google Maps! Oh what a wonderful world that would be.
Source: College Humor