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What Is Bitcoin and Its Current Crisis?

What Is Bitcoin and Its Current Crisis?

The virtual currency’s once largest exchange, Mt. Gox, has abruptly shut down. A bitcoin expert explains the potential impact

February 25, 2014 — Larry Greenemeier

What Is 4-D Printing? [Video]

An M.I.T. lab is tweaking the idea of 3-D printing with the help of smart materials that continue to change even after they leave the printer

November 4, 2013 — Larry Greenemeier

Should Kratom Use Be Legal?

Thailand is considering legalizing kratom as a safer alternative for meth addicts, and U.S. researchers are studying its potential to help opiate abusers kick the habit without withdrawal side effects. Is that a good thing?

September 30, 2013 — Larry Greenemeier
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