Archive: March 22nd, 2020

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That was a lovely fly-past! @AstroDrewMorgan @Astro_Jessica Oleg Skripochka

Those astro/cosmonauts know a thing or two about self isolating…

People of Brighton: it should be clear skies when the @Space_Station passes over at 8:23pm.

Let’s all go outside and look up at people doing some real social distancing.

(This is something we can do together while keeping our distance.)

Replying to a tweet from @SaraSoueidan

I’m making little tweaks to my site today too—it feels good. I’ll do a little write-up later too.

Looking forward to seeing your RSS feed light up with new articles!

Playing The Banks of Lough Gowna (jig) on mandolin:

Playing The Banks of Lough Gowna (jig) on mandolin:

The Banks Of Lough Gowna (jig) on mandolin

Lea Verou on Twitter

Now that all modern browsers support SVG favicons, here’s how to turn any emoji into a favicon.svg:

<svg xmlns="" viewBox="0 0 100 100"> <text y=".9em" font-size="90"> 💩 </text> </svg>

Useful for quick apps when you can’t be bothered to design a favicon!

Replying to a tweet from @MaOberlehner

Just a heads-up that the URLs for liking an image aren’t resolving if client-side JavaScript isn’t available (e.g. /like/6).