Distinguished professor explains why Bitcoin is the largest Ponzi scheme in human history

Distinguished professor explains why Bitcoin is the largest Ponzi scheme in human history

The majority of people don’t understand Bitcoin, many people seem to be in on it – making impossible fortunes – and many others are sounding the Ponzi alarm. Distinguished fellow at Carnegie Mellon University, Vivek Wadhwa, explains why he thinks Bitcoin is the largest Ponzi scheme in human history. He says the current Bitcoin saga […]

Being a YouTube star doesn’t mean you are fit to “create awareness” on a serious social issue like suicide

Being a YouTube star doesn’t mean you are fit to “create awareness” on a serious social issue like suicide

A 22-year-old vlogger with more than 15 million followers has seriously misjudged his power to do as he pleases when he posted a sensational video on Twitter on the last day of 2017. YouTube star Logan Paul posted a video of the dead body of a suicide victim in Aokigahara, a forest on the northwestern […]

This scientist’s surprising solution to climate change is being funded by Sergey Brin and Mark Zuckerberg

This scientist’s surprising solution to climate change is being funded by Sergey Brin and Mark Zuckerberg

Climate change is exacerbated by at least two human actions: unabated carbon dioxide emissions and continued destruction of the Amazon forest. Spreading drought and threating food shortages are some of the devastating results. Now, a veteran plant scientist has come up with an innovative solution: a drought-resistant plant that sucks excess carbon dioxide emissions out […]

Sir Ian McKellen: some men are wrongfully accused of sexual misconduct

Sir Ian McKellen: some men are wrongfully accused of sexual misconduct

British actor Sir Ian McKellen, speaking about rampant sexual misconduct in show business, recalled a time when actresses traded sexual favors for roles in films and expressed regret that some men are being wrongfully accused of sexual misconduct. McKellen, star of “Lord of the Rings” and “X-Men”, was speaking at Oxford Union about his activism […]

Former Pentagon UFO official: “there is compelling evidence we may not be alone”

Former Pentagon UFO official: “there is compelling evidence we may not be alone”

If we were being visited from outer space, wouldn’t you want to know about it? Wouldn’t you insist that you have the right to know? Why should the government “secretly” look into what we all know as unidentified flying objects—UFOs? Their confirmed existence will affect us all. This is why it’s pleasing that POLITICO and […]