Moonstone is an opalescent aluminosilicate gemstone with the chemical formula (Na,K)AlSi₃O₈, a type of feldspar, which is so pretty that humans have been polishing it and making it into jewellery for thousands of years.

Moonstone is an igneous mineral (I think), which means it's quite likely that there's moonstone actually on the moon.

Pop culture podcast The Incomparable discusses Kenneth Branagh’s film of Henry V. Features Brian Blessed impersonations

overcast.fm/+kMaFh6R8

Relax your shoulders, straighten your back, and unclench your jaw.

Free websites funded by advertising is the original sin which has blighted our online lives: third-party tracking of visitors to websites is so pervasive we have mostly given up on stopping it, despite the damage it does and the potential for abuse. This article from The Markup is an introduction to just how much tracking goes on & how it can affect vulnerable groups.

themarkup.org/blacklight/2020/

DuckDB is an embeddable SQL OLAP database management system with a silly name. Especially aimed at data analysts who already use Python+Pandas or R

duckdb.org/
via twitter.com/tomwhoscontrary/st

Blacklight shows you the trackers on a web site. Or you can use it to verify that a site does not track you.

This links to the report for my own link-noting web site pdc.ooble.uk.

themarkup.org/blacklight/?url=
via twitter.com/meyerweb/status/13

Komputeko is a collection of computer terminology in Esperanto and several other languages, designed to facilitate translation of technical documentation.

komputeko.net/

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