Why Koi Fish Are So Expensive

From Business Insider. Koi fish are colorful patterned common carp that are now celebrated in annual koi shows and kept in ponds all over the world. Some are worth millions. —————————————————— #Koi #Fish #BusinessInsider Following is a transcript of the video: Anything strike you as special about this fish here? Well, it’s worth 1.8 million…

Is It A Smartphone Or Is It A Laptop?

From Unbox Therapy. The Gemini 4G from Planet Computers is the smallest laptop like device I’ve ever unboxed. It runs either Android or Linux and provides a somewhat decent typing experience in spite of its diminutive size. So is it a laptop or is it a smartphone? WATCH SOME MORE VIDEOS… Phones Are Getting Weirder……

The opioid crisis is profitable. Blockchain tech can end that. | Brian Behlendorf

From Big Think. Read more at BigThink.com: Follow Big Think here: YouTube: http://goo.gl/CPTsV5 Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BigThinkdotcom Twitter: https://twitter.com/bigthink Brian Behlendorf: So there’s a tremendous amount of fraud in the prescription drug marketplace. And just like with provenance tracking of diamonds or the food supply chain you can have provenance tracking for pharmaceuticals. You can have a…

What Science Was Actually Done on the Moon? | Apollo

From Seeker. Apollo 14 conducted more scientific exploration of the Moon than any mission before it, and discoveries from the trip would eventually shape a new understanding of our celestial neighbor. Check out the entire Apollo series here!: https://bit.ly/2ApSfg9 Read More: Apollo 14 Demonstrated Spaceflight Challenges Are Solvable https://www.nasa.gov/feature/apollo-14-demonstrated-spaceflight-challenges-are-solvable “When Apollo 14 touched down on…

Primitive Technology: Pit and chimney furnace

From Primitive Technology. Primitive Technology: Pit and chimney furnace – Creating a pit and chimney furnace from scratch. Subscribe: http://bit.ly/subPT | Never miss a video! Enable ‘ALL’ Notifications! More videos, watch me build Iron Prills from scratch: https://youtube.com/watch?v=DyGLE0usN_I&list=PLGnWLXjIDnpBR4xqf3FO-xFFwE-ucq4Fj Follow Primitive Technology: Wordpress: https://primitivetechnology.wordpress.com/ Patreon: https://patreon.com/user?u=2945881 Watch More Primitive Technology: Latest Uploads: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLGnWLXjIDnpBR4xqf3FO-xFFwE-ucq4Fj&playnext=1 Pyrotechnology: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLGnWLXjIDnpBVRqu5lz5JGaQxjPs7q3CJ&playnext=1 Shelter:…

Trump Inaugural Committee Under Investigation: What to Know

From Wall Street Journal. President Trump’s inaugural committee is being investigated by prosecutors in New York. WSJ’s Shelby Holliday explains what is known about the committee’s fundraising and spending. Don’t miss a WSJ video, subscribe here: http://bit.ly/14Q81Xy More from the Wall Street Journal: Visit WSJ.com: http://www.wsj.com Visit the WSJ Video Center: https://wsj.com/video On Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pg/wsj/videos/…

What’s the Difference Between AC and DC?

From Techquickie. Check out the Seasonic Prime Titanium Fanless 600W PSU on Amazon at https://lmg.gg/seasonicfanless Electricity comes to our homes as AC, but our electronics need DC to function! Why is this, and what’s the difference between AC and DC anyway? Techquickie Merch Store: https://www.designbyhumans.com/shop/LinusTechTips/ Techquickie Movie Poster: https://shop.crowdmade.com/collections/linustechtips/products/tech-quickie-24×36-poster Follow: http://twitter.com/linustech Leave a reply with…

Why cryptocurrency is loved by oppressive rulers

From Quartz. Freedom. Democracy. Equality. That’s the promise of cryptocurrency. Blockchain technology was built to decentralize governments and the power of financial institutions, so why is it so appealing to authoritarian rulers? Quartz reporter Preeti Varathan looks at how President of Venezuela, Nicolás Maduro is creating its own crypto (the Petro) to maintain Venezuela’s grip…

Why Bed Bugs Are So Hard To Kill

From Science Insider. Humans have struggled against bed bugs for thousands of years. And despite our best efforts and technological advances, infestations are only getting worse. Bed bugs are developing defenses against our best insecticides, such as thicker hides and toxin-fighting enzymes. —————————————————— #BedBugs #Insects ##ScienceInsider Science Insider tells you all you need to know…