Microsoft inks another deal to capture and store its carbon emissions underground

Microsoft, an early proponent of emerging technologies that remove carbon dioxide emissions from the atmosphere, has agreed to purchase carbon removal credits from Los Angeles-based startup CarbonCapture. CarbonCapture has a massive facility called a Direct Air Capture (DAC) plant in the works in Wyoming. Named Bison Projectthe facility is expected to start operating in the … Read more

SEC sues Justin Sun for his crypto schemes, along with Lindsay Lohan, Jake Paul, and Soulja Boy

Today the SEC announced the civil charges against Sun and eight celebrities, including Lindsay Lohan, Jake Paul and Soulja Boy. In a complaint filed Wednesday, the SEC says the cryptocurrency entrepreneur engaged in market manipulation and unregistered offering and sale of securities by dealing with his TRX and BTT crypto assets. Celebrities who have advertised … Read more

COVID-19 origins | GISAID U-turn adds to confusion over ‘new’ Chinese data

The Wuhan Huanan Wholesale Seafood Market, where a number of people related to the market fell ill with the new coronavirus, is closed in Wuhan, Jan. 21, 2020. | Photo credit: Dake Kang/AP In an unusual turn of events, scientists recently announced what they called “compelling” evidence that the COVID-19 pandemic had a “natural” origin … Read more

How to watch Epic Games’ State of Unreal 2023

Epic Games is almost ready to reveal its latest updates to Unreal Engine, its wildly popular suite of developer tools. The company is hosting its 2023 State of Unreal keynote, where the company plans to “check out some new projects, dive into the latest Epic tech, and have some fun along the way.” The keynote … Read more

Why are some islands in India sinking?

Watch | Why are some islands in India sinking? The sinking islands of India India has a fragile network of over 1,382 islands. However, many of these islands are under threat from unseasonable cyclonic storms, marine erosion and new development projects. One such island in Lakshadweep has completely disappeared from the map. Environmental researchers are … Read more

Daily Quiz | On the March equinox

Daily Quiz | In the March equinox Hot air balloons float above the Pyramid of the Sun on the day of the vernal equinox, in the pre-Hispanic city of Teotihuacan on the outskirts of Mexico City, Mexico, March 20, 2023. START THE QUIZ 1/5 | In technical terms, the March Equinox is when the point … Read more