Jeanette Dara

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As Bitcoin prices surge past $750, a new high, U.S. agencies set to argue in favor (updated)

Bitcoin prices have exploded over the past week, and just in time: Federal agencies are gearing up to defend the digital currency’s legitimacy in a Senate hearing today.<p>The United States Department of Justice and Securities and Exchanges Commission will argue in favor of Bitcoin’s viability, with …

10 Of The Most Amazing Textiles Of The Future

A jacket that protects your personal space, wallpaper that lights up at your touch, and more<p>Textile design is one of those fields that seems like it never changes all that much. Wallpaper is wallpaper. A rug is a rug. Right?<p>Wrong. A new crop of tech-minded designers is adding futuristic spins on …

Typhoon Usagi moves through SE Asia

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1012000/1012496_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524639558_7f5acf0be755bf16c19350adbd0a3409<p><b>Heavy rain and howling winds are lashing the northern Philippines and Taiwan as Typhoon Usagi goes through the Luzon Strait which divides …

Nasa's Mars Curiosity rover finds no sign of methane, the gas linked to life

Results appear to contradict previous studies that claimed to have found traces of methane emanating from surface of planet<p>Hopes that microbial life might be found on Mars looked a little dimmer on Thursday night after Nasa announced that its Curiosity rover had found no traces of methane in the …

Japanese authorities ignored US warnings over Fukushima water leaks

Operators of Japan’s damaged Fukushima nuclear plant dismissed plans two years ago to build a barrier to stop radioactive water leakages as too expensive.<p>The recommendation for a barrier, which the government is now planning to install, was made by US experts just three months after the plant was …