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Hi!

In a historic first for satellite operations, a commercial spacecraft "helper" has docked with a working communications satellite to provide life-extension services.
https://www.space.com/private-satellites-docking-success-northrop-grumman-mev-1.html
https://www.spektrum.de/news/ein-satellit-koppelt-an-einen-anderen-an/1709184?fbclid=IwAR3mwMm1xOzQYsIJA8l6_Ie2l2PVVtgFmX2nbPjvTfM_ffKMFrcLJxQARAQ

The New York Times plays around with new formats and fashion and art in this story with Mr. Louboutin.
https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2020/02/23/style/christian-louboutin-red-bottom-shoes.html

Accurately named plink-plonk.js by developer Tom Hicks, this small snippet of JavaScript is a clever and simple way to create sounds from the browser whenever the webpage you're on modifies itself in any way.
https://inspiring.online/beep-beep-bloop-bloop-listen-to-your-webpage-in-action/
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dLRLYPiaAoA

I didn't know about SKI combinator calculus, but now there is a Tetris.
http://dirk.rave.org/combinatris/
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=22264633

The John Hopkins University collected and open-sourced data on COVID-19, and Larry Davis created a WebGL heatmap.
https://blog.lazd.net/coronaglobe/
https://github.com/CSSEGISandData/COVID-19
https://github.com/lazd/coronaglobe

Cheers,
  Dirk






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