17 eye-popping examples of parallax scrolling websites Today's advanced web technologies make it possible to create remarkable effects in the browser. While these effects can be gimmicky, when employed in the right way they can result in a distinctive and memorable website. One fairly recent web design trend is parallax scrolling, which involves the background moving at a slower rate to the foreground, creating a 3D effect as you scroll down the page. It can sometimes be overwhelming, but when used sparingly it can provide a nice, subtle element of depth. You'll find more advice in our pro tips for building parallax websites post. But to show how it should be done, we've collected together sites that employ the technique to good effect.
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Where Do You Belong? 20 Videos Exploring Geography : KQED Education Homeland: Immigration in America/Nine Network By Sarah Bremer My students carry GPS-enabled devices (smart phones) in their back pockets and view paper maps as artifacts from a distant past. PBS LearningMedia makes it easy for me to engage these “digital natives.” A quick search turns up high quality, targeted materials that I can easily incorporate into a lesson or homework assignment for my AP Human Geography class. SunWeb: LIVING WITH LESS This might make a great workshop In 1975 because of the oil embargo there was a great interest In “simple” living. I lived off the grid at that time, with no electricity. AI Could Kill Us All: Meet the Man Taking the Threat Seriously Thinking about the end of the world is something that most people try to avoid; for others, it’s a profession. The Future of Humanity Institute at the University of Oxford, UK specializes in looking at the ‘big-picture’ future of the human race, and notably, the risks that could wipe us out entirely. As you’d probably imagine, the risks considered by the Institute include things like nuclear war and meteor strikes, but one perhaps unexpected area that it’s looking into is the potential threat posed by artificial intelligence.
4th International Sustainable Development Conference Coming up The world is working on sustainable development. And many of the new ideas and innovations being applied to fields from agriculture and food security to climate adaptation to socially inclusive economic growth will be on display at the fourth annual International Conference on Sustainable Development, to be held at Columbia University Sept. 21-22. Jamaican Prime Minister Andrew Holness The UN Sustainable Development Solutions Network and the Earth Institute’s Global Master’s in Development Practice program will host the conference. Among the keynote speakers are Jamaican Prime Minister Andrew Holness; Norwegian Prime Minister Erna Solberg; and John Cardinal Onaiyekan, the archbishop of Abuja, Nigeria. Norwegian Prime Minister Erna Solberg