Kelly Mann

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10 things you (probably) didn’t know about the Anglo-Saxons

The Anglo-Saxon period lasted from the early fifth century AD to 1066 – after the Romans and before the Normans. But how much do you know about the …

Ancient History

DNA Confirms Headless Roman-Era 'Gladiator' Not From Britain - And Maybe Not A Gladiator

The “headless Romans” from Eboracum (modern York in England) made a splash when forensic analysis of the graveyard was first announced in 2010. Excavated between 2004-2005, the cemetery contained around 100 individuals, almost all of whom were male. This odd graveyard held more intrigue, though: …

15 Surprising Things Productive People Do Differently

I recently interviewed over 200 ultra-productive people including seven billionaires, 13 Olympians, 20 straight-A students and over 200 successful entrepreneurs. I asked a simple, open-ended question, “What is your number one secret to productivity?” After analyzing all of their responses, I coded …

Time Management

A Bronze Age fire yields unparalleled artifacts, preserved for 3,000 years

By Yanan Wang<p>, Reporter<p>Once upon a Bronze Age, a fire struck a house on a river.<p>It was a circular wooden house, built on stilts and home to a family whose life changed in a moment. When embers began to engulf the walls around them, some members of the household were in the middle of a meal, their …

Extracting From A Green Screen – The LAB Trick

If youre shooting in a studio for compositing with Photoshop then you may be using a grey or green backdrop. I was spending a long time making masks …

Unlock The Library - History Extra

My account<p>The official website for BBC History Magazine and BBC World Histories Magazine<p>We use cookies to improve your experience of our website. …

BBC

16 Web & Graphic Design Trends To Watch In 2016

<i>This just in! Check the</i> <i>all-new Web & Graphic Design Trends post for 2017</i><i>!</i><p>As a web & graphic design agency with an accent in visual storytelling, my …

World Heritage Site Pictures: Stonehenge

Dating to around 2500 B.C. and situated on a landscape rich with the remnants of ancient life and ceremony, Stonehenge has been an enduring source of speculation. Who erected it and how? What was its purpose? Though recent discoveries have answered many questions about its origins, the long-studied …

Shakespeare’s kitchen discovered in dig

Archaeologists find hearth and cold storage pit while digging up bard’s home in Stratford-upon-Avon<p>Archaeologists have found Shakespeare’s kitchen during a dig at the bard’s home in Stratford-upon-Avon.<p>A hearth and cold storage pit, fragments of plates, cups and other cookware were also found …

Archaeology

A brief history of how we fell in love with caffeine and chocolate

Cups of coffee, tea, and hot chocolate have become mainstays of the modern British diet, dispensed in outlets in every high street and enjoyed in the …

Top designers share their personal techniques at GDC 2016

As the 2016 Game Developers Conference approaches, organizers are excited to announce two new sessions for the big show that will challenge your …

Game Design

16 Eye-Popping Statistics You Need to Know About Visual Content Marketing

Visual content marketing is one big trend you need to embrace. And for good reason.<p>One marketing trend that's impossible to ignore is the growing power and value of visual content. Just look at four of the fastest-growing social networks: Pinterest, Instagram, Snapchat, and Tumblr.<p>The way …

Elizabeth I: the monarch behind the mask

Anna Whitelock looks beyond Elizabeth I's carefully crafted image as an all-conquering Tudor beauty and finds a balding, frail woman, scarred by pox, …

101 Seriously Good Ideas to Help You Win the War on Productivity Once And For All.

Put an end to the daily struggle by implementing even just a few of these ideas.<p>Clearly productivity is a hot topic these days. We're all complaining about having more to do and less time to do it. We have incredible technology, apps everywhere, productivity coaches and productivity workshops, but …

Adobe creatives gush over iPad Pro in new demo video

Adobe’s VP of Products, Scott Belsky, said the iPad will transform how creatives work, and according to some of the most creative people that use the company’s apps, they agree.<p>Ahead of the iPad Pro’s launch later this week, Adobe gathered some top designers and illustarators to test out the …

IPad Pro

6 Timeless Quotes on Creativity From Pablo Picasso

Despite his rocky beginning, Picasso, whose birthday is Oct. 25, became one of the most influential artists of the early 20th century, and has a lasting legacy that pushes our creative boundaries today.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>This column originally published on</i> …

Pablo Picasso

Logo Creation Kit from Zeppelin Graphics

The logo creation kit from Zeppelin Graphics, an extensive set of graphic elements and templates for professional needs.<p>After much planning and …

A Showcase of 100 Design Quotes To Ignite Your Inspiration

<i>Creativity is all around us – in the homes we live in, the cars we drive, the clothes we wear, and the food we eat.</i>When you’re looking for creative …

Graphic Design

The Ultimate List of Online Resources for Being a Better Photographer

We thought it would be helpful to put together a list of resources that photographers generally use and how they use them. This is a bit of a “living …

How to take a screenshot on a Mac - and 10 more awesome tips

1. Introduction<p>Pointing a camera at a computer screen is never a good idea (hey there, reflections!), which is why the humble screenshot has proved a …

Should You Use Timestamps on Your Blog? The Pros and Cons

A reader asked me recently about using timestamps on blogs, as she’s redesigning hers and wondered if she should use them or not in her new design. …

5 Awesome Places To Find Inspiration For Content Marketing

If you’re looking to add some fantastic content to your site, but don’t know where to start and what to write about, we can point you in the right …

What’s In Your Toolbox: Jasika Nicole

Jasika Nicole may be best-known as an actor (or perhaps as the owner of a lovely craftsman home), but her proudest achievements happen in the parts …

Outlander author Diana Gabaldon admits she wouldn’t change any scene in her hit series

OUTLANDER author Diana Gabaldon admits she wouldn’t change any scene from her hit series.<p>During a recent Q&A at George Mason University in Virginia, …

Landscapes Painted on the Surfaces of Cut Logs by Alison Moritsugu | Colossal

<p>When European settlers arrived throughout the 18th and 19th centuries and rapidly expanded their territory across North America, the prevalent …

14 things successful people do before breakfast

Those among us who have managed to find professional success and eke out a life actively embrace this philosophy. They must set aside their first hours of the day to invest in their top-priority activities before other people's priorities come rushing in.<p>Science supports this strategy. Vanderkam …

Success

Avoid These 6 Common Blogging Blunders

I remember when I first starting blogging. When I think back on it, I feel like I'm remembering that awkward lanky teenaged part of my life. Only …

15 Outstanding Tips for Blog Writers from Popular Bloggers

Do you want to blog better, faster and with more fun?I’ve collected 15<b> badass</b> tips for blog writers.These 15 tips are from some of my favorite …

Creative Writing