Daily Archives: September 18, 2018

The 21-day Bitcoin Challenge

by Joyce Yang, TechCrunch

How one Chinese woman has tried to thrive in a world increasingly cool to cryptocurrencies.


There is a documentary series currently airing on iQiyi, China’s Netflix equivalent, about a Chinese bitcoin enthusiast who attempts to survive 21 days by merely living on 0.21 bitcoin, or $1,300, without any help or donations.… read the full article

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Stradivarius Secret Found By Texas Chemist

Music lovers around the world sing the praises of certain violins and cellos that were made more than 300 years ago in the small city of Cremona in northern Italy. The instruments made by Antonio Stradivarius, in particular, are highly regarded and the few hundred that survive today command prices in the millions of dollars.… read the full article

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