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3 doomsday scenarios for bitcoin

By ethan / February 3, 2018

Bitcoin has been tumbling recently, wiping out the record gains it saw in 2017. Here are scenarios that may doom the market-leading cryptocurrency. Major exchange collapses When Mt. Gox collapsed in 2014, some 650,000 bitcoins were lost. While it was a rather big sum four years ago, it is now worth $ 5.2 billion. Another […]

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What's the truth about the Yellowstone supervolcano doomsday theory?

By ethan / December 3, 2017

If you spend any time on the internet, it seems every few months humanity is faced with a looming existential threat from the depths of space. Planet X/Nibiru, the rapture or a wayward comet are, according to conspiracy theorists, destined to destroy us. However, there is one particular conspiracy, treasured by theorists, that our impending […]

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‘Time is running out’: 15,000 researchers issue doomsday warning

By ethan / November 14, 2017

Published time: 14 Nov, 2017 02:24 More than 15,000 researchers from around the world have signed an update to a 1992 ‘doomsday’ document, warning that “time is running out” in the battle to sustain the future health of the planet. In 1992, the Union of Concerned Scientists released the “World Scientists’ Warning to Humanity” notice. […]

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