Bitcoin news: Russian scientists found mining cryptocurrencies | City & Business | Finance

The unnamed suspects were arrested at the Federal Nuclear Centre in Sarov, western Russia, which is a restricted area. In a statement, the centre said: “There has been an unsanctioned attempt to use computer facilities for private purposes including so-called mining.” The nuclear centre’s security department was alerted when the …

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5 ways to love your body — and boost your self-esteem

We all have those days when we don’t love certain things about our bodies, and often, we become our worst critics. And while pressures from advertising, pop culture and so-called “perfect” bodies in the media have been around for decades (as well as the fat-shaming, ideal beauty standards and bullying …

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Recycling and Reusing Worn Cathodes to Make New Lithium Ion Batteries

Nanoengineers at the University of California San Diego have developed an energy-efficient recycling process that restores used cathodes from spent lithium ion batteries and makes them work just as good as new. The process involves harvesting the degraded cathode particles from a used battery and then boiling and heat treating …

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Bitcoin price: Cryptocurrency fight-back Bitcoin rises to $8000 XRP Ripple LTC | Personal Finance | Finance

Bitcoin was priced $8,177 at the time of press, a rise of around $478 dollars on the day so far and a spectacularly better place than the $5,947 low from earlier this week. So-called ‘wallet-holders’ – owners of highly volatile cryptocurrencies like bitcoin, Ethereum, Litecoin and XRP/Ripple – have been …

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