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San Francisco's school renaming debacle is a timely mix of confused priorities and bad 'facts'

San Francisco's school renaming debacle is a timely mix of confused priorities and bad 'facts'

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement San Francisco's public schools were among the first in the US to shut down at the onset of the coronavirus pandemic in February 2020. They're still...
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Bitcoin's energy use is 'staggering' and a worry for big investors, Kleinwort investment chief says

Bitcoin's energy use is 'staggering' and a worry for big investors, Kleinwort investment chief says

2 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Bitcoin uses a "staggering" amount of energy each year, the chief investment officer of Societe Generale's UK private bank said. Fahad Kamal said it...
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Texas repeatedly failed to protect its power grid against extreme weather

Texas repeatedly failed to protect its power grid against extreme weather

2 hours ago   |   Grist

This story was originally published by The Texas Tribune and ProPublica . In January 2014, power plants owned by Texas' largest electricity producer buckled under frigid...
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Hackers tied to Russia's GRU targeted the US grid for years

Hackers tied to Russia's GRU targeted the US grid for years

3 hours ago   |   Ars Technica

Enlarge For all the nation-state hacker groups that have targeted the United States power grid -and even successfully breached American electric utilities -only the Russian...
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Charlie Sheen says he ‘traded early retirement for a f**king hashtag' during ‘tiger blood' era

Charlie Sheen says he ‘traded early retirement for a f**king hashtag' during ‘tiger blood' era

4 hours ago   |   Metro

Charlie Sheen lost his job on Two and a Half Men during this period Charlie Sheen has opened up about his past behaviour, admitting his ‘tiger blood' era forced him into an...
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In Pictures: Outdoor shoot of Rajan Shahi's new show ‘Mann Ki Awaaz Pratigya 2'

In Pictures: Outdoor shoot of Rajan Shahi's new show ‘Mann Ki Awaaz Pratigya 2'

4 hours ago   |   BizAsia

Rajan Shahi is known to bring the best and most relatable stories on the small screen. After giving the audience a brilliant show like “Anupamaa”, the producer is bringing the...
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‘Hidden cost' of energy and transport could add up to $25trn, research estimates

4 hours ago   |   The Independent

Exclusive : New global synthesis adds up the hidden social, environmental and health costs of our largely fossil fuel-based energy and transport systems
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Electricity needed to mine bitcoin is more than used by 'entire countries'

6 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Bitcoin mining - the process in which a bitcoin is awarded to a computer that solves a complex series of algorithm - is a deeply energy intensive process It's not just the...
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The hidden worry about young people and their mental health

The hidden worry about young people and their mental health

7 hours ago   |   Metro

All it took was a couple of close friends to confide in Ben about their own mental health issues. At the time the 12-year-old was fighting his own personal battles, yet on...
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7 Things You Should Do In The Morning If You Want More Energy

7 Things You Should Do In The Morning If You Want More Energy

9 hours ago   |   Huffington Post

Many of us generally feel pretty tired and rundown. And the stress of the Covid-19 pandemic, which has upended our daily routines for nearly a year now, certainly has not...
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Netflix releases in March: What new movies are coming to Netflix in March?

Netflix releases in March: What new movies are coming to Netflix in March?

NETFLIX both produces and releases a huge number of films, while also hosting those made by others for fans to enjoy - but what new films are coming out in March 2021? Read more ...

Paul Gascoigne failed Brit I'm A Celeb psych test before joining Italian version

Paul Gascoigne failed Brit I'm A Celeb psych test before joining Italian version

Footballing legend Paul Gascoigne is currently isolating in a Milan hotel ahead of jetting to Hondouras to take part in the two month show on a desert island Read more ...

Leicester boss Brendan Rodgers backs star striker Jamie Vardy to rediscover...

Leicester boss Brendan Rodgers backs star striker Jamie Vardy to rediscover his form against Arsenal

Leicester forward Vardy has five goals in his last four games against the Gunners, including a winner back in October, and 11 in 13 overall but has struggled since the start of... Read more ...

Tuchel considers shock new Kai Havertz role to bring best out of Chelsea man

Tuchel considers shock new Kai Havertz role to bring best out of Chelsea man

Thomas Tuchel is running the rule over a surprising new role for Kai Havertz as he considers how best to get the best out of Chelsea's £71million signing at Stamford Bridge. It... Read more ...

Bitcoin staged an epic rally in February. Here is a look back at its...

Bitcoin staged an epic rally in February. Here is a look back at its record-setting month

Summary List Placement Bitcoin had a momentous run in February, from catapulting to a market capitalization of $1 trillion to smashing the $58,000-mark. The month also saw... Read more ...

Gasperini: 'I won't play Ilicic like this'

Gasperini: 'I won't play Ilicic like this'

Gian Piero Gasperini is still fuming that Atalanta's clash with Real Madrid was ‘ruined' by the referee and has a warning for Josip Ilicic, but urges his men to focus on Sampdoria. Read more ...

: “I'm staying here and making it” - Mason Mount's incredible determination...

: “I'm staying here and making it” - Mason Mount's incredible determination revealed by his dad

Mason Mount was a fan favourite before he ever stepped on the pitch for Chelsea's first team. He'd come through the academy since the very start, and we were all excited to see... Read more ...

Scientifically speaking, these are the cutest dog breeds in the world

Scientifically speaking, these are the cutest dog breeds in the world

Golden Retrievers came 10th, but Dalmatians got the top spot Even wondered if there was a way to scientifically prove that your dog is in fact the cutest ever? In a bid to... Read more ...

Trump wants to start a new super PAC headed by former campaign manager Corey...

Trump wants to start a new super PAC headed by former campaign manager Corey Lewandowski, report says

Summary List Placement Former President Donald Trump wants to form a new political action committee and plans on having his former campaign manager, Corey Lewandowski, run it... Read more ...

BMW's iconic kidney grille has gone through 13 major redesigns - tour all 88...

BMW's iconic kidney grille has gone through 13 major redesigns - tour all 88 years of its evolution

Summary List Placement Say what you want about BMW, but you cannot deny that its signature kidney grille is one of the most iconic front ends in automotive history. Its shape... Read more ...