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Neandertal DNA shows two waves of migration across Eurasia

Neandertal DNA recovered from cave mud reveals that these ancient humans spread across Eurasia in two different waves. Analysis of genetic material from three caves in two countries suggests an early wave of Neandertal...

TSMC is considering a 3 nm foundry in Arizona

TSMC—Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company, the chip foundry making advanced processors for Apple, AMD, and Qualcomm—is beefing up its plans to build factories in Arizona while turning away from an advanced plan...

JPMorgan, Wells Fargo Starts Credit Cards For People With No...

After a year of clamping down on new credit card, mortgage, and commercial loan issuance in the aftermath of the COVID pandemic, US commercial banks are planning to issue credit cards to people with no credit scores. WSJ...

Thiel-Backed Group Inject $10 Billion Into EOS DEX

Block.one, a blockchain platform whose long-time backers include billionaire VC Peter Thiel, is launching a crypto exchange that seeks to combine attributes of traditional bourses with the benefits of decentralized finan...

Goldman Sachs announces a new crypto trading team

Goldman Sachs has informed employees of a new cryptocurrency trading desk. It is the first time the US bank has formally acknowledged involvement in crypto-trading. The crypto team will report to Goldman partner, Rajesh ...

Business

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TSMC is considering a 3 nm foundry in Arizona

TSMC—Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company, the chip foundry making advanced processors for Apple, AMD, and Qualcomm—is beefing up its plans to build factories in Arizona while turning away from an advanced plan...

JPMorgan, Wells Fargo Starts Credit Cards For People With No...

After a year of clamping down on new credit card, mortgage, and commercial loan issuance in the aftermath of the COVID pandemic, US commercial banks are planning to issue credit cards to people with no credit scores. WSJ...

Thiel-Backed Group Inject $10 Billion Into EOS DEX

Block.one, a blockchain platform whose long-time backers include billionaire VC Peter Thiel, is launching a crypto exchange that seeks to combine attributes of traditional bourses with the benefits of decentralized finan...

Goldman Sachs announces a new crypto trading team

Goldman Sachs has informed employees of a new cryptocurrency trading desk. It is the first time the US bank has formally acknowledged involvement in crypto-trading. The crypto team will report to Goldman partner, Rajesh ...

JP Morgan launches Bitcoin Fund for rich clients after years...

Ever since JP Morgan CEO Jamie Dimon first denounced bitcoin way back during the heady crypto-rally of 2017 (shortly before analysts revealed that JP Morgan’s asset-management arm was seemingly buying the dip on be...

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Over 180 Israeli intellectuals warn ICC

Don’t rely on Israel to probe war crimes, over 180 Israeli intellectuals warn ICC. More than 180 Israeli intellectuals, authors and academics have called on the International Criminal Court (ICC)’s chief pro...

WHO rejects COVID passport schemes

The World Health Organization (WHO) has staunchly rejected the use of Covid passports to reopen travel in a meeting of its emergency committee, over concerns that vaccinations alone won’t prevent the transmission of th...

White House Unveils Details of $2.25 Trillion Infrastructure Plan, Massive...

After weeks of waiting with investors hanging on every new detail, President Joe Biden is expected to unveil the first part of his sweeping economic reform/redistribution plan on Wednesday afternoon. As Biden’s pre...

Iran & China ink 25-year strategic partnership accord

A cooperation deal between Iran and China covering a quarter of a century has been signed in Tehran, furthering Iran’s role in the Chinese global infrastructure initiative. Both nations are being targeted by US sanctio...

ICC Orders US to Pay Iran $37Billion in Illegally Held...

Tens of billions of dollars’ worth of Iranian assets remain stuck in US banks, with the vast majority of the funds trapped there in the aftermath of the Iranian Revolution of 1979. US courts have sought to whittle away...

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Earth Day 2021 – Restore Our Earth

Every year on April 22, Earth Day marks the anniversary of the birth of the modern environmental movement in 1970. Let’s take a look at the last half-century of mobilization for action: ORIGINS OF EARTH DAY Earth Day 1...

Lakhta Center – Skyscraper Of The Year

For the first time in its two-decade history, the annual Emporis Skyscraper Awards, the world’s most distinguished prizes for high-rise architecture, awarded a Russian project. The Lakhta Center skyscraper in St. ...

How To Sleep During A Heatwave

In light of the arrival of higher temperatures this week, many of us will be contemplating one of the biggest struggles that come with balmy climes: how to get a good night’s sleep. According to Dr Nerina Ramlakhan, a...

Today is Earth Day

Earth Day 2020 could mark the year we stop taking the planet for granted. The 50th annual call for environmental reform falls at a time when the health of people and nature has never been more urgent. Fifty years ago tod...

Italian Beachtowns Plan “Plexiglass Cages” To Enforce Safe And Social...

Once the quarantine is over, there will be time to explore and observe how society has evolved rapidly. Well, by the time everyone makes it out of the house this summer, we all might be ushered back into quarantine by fa...

Science

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Neandertal DNA shows two waves of migration across Eurasia

Neandertal DNA recovered from cave mud reveals that these ancient humans spread across Eurasia in two different waves. Analysis of genetic material from three caves in two countries suggests an early wave of Neandertal...

U.S. Navy replicated and patented LENR technology

The U.S. Navy replicated and patented LENR technology. Also the date of the public presentation of the E-Cat SKLed technology has been revealed.  The first commercially available product of E-Cat technology will be an e...

Event Horizon Telescope Reveals Spiraling Lines of Magnetism in Black...

Professor Dr. Roland Wiesendanger, University of Hamburg: Laboratory Accident Most...

“A research group at the Wuhan City Virological Institute has been genetically manipulating coronaviruses for many years with the goal of making them more contagious, dangerous and deadly to humans…” Un...

Monster black hole with 6 entire galaxies trapped in its...

Six galaxies have been revealed to be trapped in a supermassive black hole that formed less than one billion years after the Big Bang, shedding light on how some of the largest structures in the Universe are brought into...