Weekly Web Harvest for 2017-05-28
- anime.js – a Collection by Julian Garnier on CodePen
- A 1.4-Billion-Pixel Map of the Gulf of Mexico Seafloor – Eos
The geology of the Gulf of Mexico (GOM) is dynamic, driven not by plate tectonics but by the movement of subsurface bodies of salt.
- Floating labels are problematic – Simple = Human – Medium
Forms are not a source of entertainment. The floating label won’t make users enjoy using forms. Users don’t care. They just want the outcome.
- stutrek/scrollMonitor: A simple and fast API to monitor elements as you scroll
- The Office for Creative Research
We are a hybrid research group, working at the intersection of technology, culture and education.
We build user-focused tools, public space interventions and forward-looking prototypes in the service of understanding and humanizing complex data systems.
- Summer 2017 Schedule – ANTH 101
“This class was inspiring on many levels when I took it in Fall 2016. I look forward to seeing the challenges progress on here, as well as possibly doing some of them again, on my own.”
- Donald Trump has a very strange theory about exercise – CNNPolitics.com
Trump believed the human body was like a battery, with a finite amount of energy, which exercise only depleted. So he didn’t work out. When he learned that John O’Donnell, one of his top casino executives, was training for an Ironman triathlon, he admonished him, “You are going to die young because of this.”
- History will repay your love. You don’t have to be a jerk. | Historiann
Increasingly, I feel like my charge–our charge as educators–is to serve and protect the young against the insults and arrogance of my peers and elders.