Alexandra Lange

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Is Trump Posing as a Madman to Get His Own Way?

<i>This article first appeared on the London School of Economics and Political Science site.</i><p>What will President Donald Trump mean for U.S. foreign …

Trump is no fascist. He is a champion for the forgotten millions

Obama promised solutions but let the people down. Is it any surprise that they voted for real change?<p>Amid the ongoing protests against President Trump, calls for “resistance” among Democratic politicians and activists, and the overheated rhetoric casting Trump and his supporters as fascists and …

Political Science

Breast cancer drug that costs just 4p could save lives of women at high risk of the disease

A pill that halves the risk of breast cancer among high risk women and costs just 4p per day should be offered on the NHS, the drugs watchdog will announce.<p>Guidance from the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (Nice) will mean around 600,000 healthy women should be given the chance to …

Cancer

50 job titles you can get in the UK with your graphic design skills

<i>“Good design is all about making other designers feel like idiots because that idea wasn’t theirs.”</i><p><b>— Frank Chimero (self-described as a</b> …

Graphic Design

Gambling could be the solution to low interest rates

Many interest rates in the U.S. are close to zero and even negative in some parts of the world, like Japan.<p>Not unexpectedly, U.S. savings rates are also quite low as individuals ask themselves: "Why save a lot of money at a bank if I get no return?"<p>This situation has many commentators wringing …

Finance

Sylvia Anderson, voice of Lady Penelope in 'Thunderbirds', dies

LONDON (Reuters) - Television writer and producer Sylvia Anderson, the voice of Lady Penelope in popular 1960s television show "Thunderbirds", has died aged 88 after a short illness.<p>Anderson, who co-created the marionette puppet show with her late ex-husband Gerry, passed away at her UK home, …

Comedians

Study Reveals The Pitch Deck That Will Land You Millions

The DocSend study on pitch decks gathers data from over 200 pitch decks of early stage startups. However, before we dive into the study, and as a …

Venture Capital

Funny Icons: Pure CSS Built Animated Icons

Orbital icons based on the work of Dribbble user Rob Whotton. Features 15 icons with space/orbital motifs, depicting satelites, moon, orbits, …

CSS Shapes: How to Line up Images and Texts

In applications such as InDesign or QuarkXPress, letting letters flow along paths is a long established standard for lining up images and text. With …

Graphics

The Perfect Landing Page. Landing page examples and 12 tips

Landing page examples and best practice adviceDiscussion of web design in companies who don't know the power of landing pages still often focuses on …

Marketing

28 CSS Effects & Tutorials All Designers Must Know About

CSS effects will add a special touch to any website. This type of coding language can be used to create cool visual effects and layouts for your …

Methods for Using Micro-Interactions on Your Site

When it comes to user experience, micro-interactions drive all interactions. Only a few years ago, when touch screen devices first entered the …

UI Design

5 UX demons that need exorcising

If you’re reading this, you’re either part of the problem, or you want to know how to solve it.<p>Despite all the articles out there about UX myths and debunked theories, we’re all still (at least sometimes) having conversations about dead ideas — about sacred cows that have long since been tipped …

The Making of a Unicorn

My path to becoming a designer and developer and steps you can take today<p>Three years ago I embarked on a journey to become a unicorn. A unicorn is a …

Six of our favorite data visualization tools

<b>These six data visualization tools can present your bundles of information in an easy and people-friendly format.</b><p>Even the most junior of marketers …

The planet might be telling us that there’s a big change coming

It’s been over two years since Malcolm Gladwell’s latest book came out and more than two weeks since Kim Kardashian’s latest child came out — which …

Climate Change

5 Things You Might Not Know About the CSS Positioning Types

These days front-end developers can build complex page layouts by taking advantage of different CSS layout techniques. Some of those techniques have …

Redbox

29 Website Design Elements That Kill Your SEO And Conversions

Everyone hopes to choose the right website design elements for creating a visually appealing website that’s easy to use. It’s common knowledge that …

Web Design

This vegan butternut squash soup is an Ayurvedic all-star

<i>Mikaela Reuben is a rising (healthy) rock star chef, cooking for celebrity clients like Ben Stiller and Owen Wilson, and traveling the world to whip</i> …

Google Material Design: 4 Lessons

Material Design, a visual language created by Google, was launched last year and was created to unify the interface of its products, especially its …

How to master responsive email

It's the moment you've been dreading: the project of redesigning all consumer-facing emails and making them responsive becomes yours. And you've …

Get a job as a developer with 92% off the interactive coding bootcamp

<i>This is a paid placement and if you buy something through this article or on the BGR Store we will receive compensation from retail …

Low-wage workers turn to coding to find lucrative jobs

After Paul Minton graduated from college, he worked as a waiter but always felt he should do more.<p>So Minton, a 26-year-old math major, took a …

A serial entrepreneur has created a 'tiny home' just for the super-rich

At least, they will be if retail entrepreneur Christopher Burch's latest venture, Cocoon9, catches on.<p>Along with his lifelong friend Edwin Mahoney, Burch is elevating the way we think about prefab, tiny houses.<p>"The goal was to create a thoughtfully designed product that is simple and elegant and …

The Ten Best Houseplants For Improved Air Quality (According To NASA)

A man's home is his castle, but it can also contain air pollutants that are dangerous to kings and queens alike. But don't panic -- festooning your …

Five things Alice in Wonderland reveals about the brain

Lewis Carroll’s popular tales contain some hidden truths about the human brain that are still inspiring neuroscientists to this day. David Robson takes a leap down the rabbit hole.<p>Lewis Carroll was remarkably modest about his masterpiece. “The heroine spends an hour underground, and meets various …

Literature

Create Pop-Up Paper Crafts with Interactive Electronics

Making art projects with paper is fun and accessible for even the littlest of hands. Incorporating electronics into those paper crafts is an educational opportunity to learn about conductivity and circuitry.<p>Project Daffodil is here to introduce you to Princess Cassie, so you can join her on an …

Crafting

Harrison Ford Set To Return For 'Blade Runner' Sequel That Denis Villeneuve Will Direct

Harrison Ford will reprise his role as Rick Deckard in a sequel to "Blade Runner." Alcon Entertainment announced the news in a press release, while also touting that Denis Villeneuve ("Prisoners") would replace Ridley Scott in the director's chair. Scott, who directed the acclaimed first film, is …

Construction