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World’s first flight on 100% sustainable jet fuel takes place in Sweden

The first flight ever utilizing just 100% sustainable aviation fuel (SAF), a biofuel generated from food waste, vegetable oils, and animal fats, has been announced by the Swedish regional airline Braathens Regional Airlines (BRA), Franco-Italian aircraft manufacturer ATR, and Finnish energy...

AstraZeneca Will Not Do Anything Differently, Says CEO About Its Covid-19 Jab

Despite "setbacks," the head of the pharmaceutical company behind the Oxford-AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine says the vaccination saved a million lives. Pascal Soriot, CEO of AstraZeneca, also addressed studies linking the vaccination to uncommon but serious blood clots.   In retrospect, he...

Small Nuclear Power Plants May Be Embroiled In Significant Waste Issues - New Research

According to a study published on Tuesday, a projected new generation of tiny nuclear reactors will generate more waste than current reactors, and procedures to make some types of trash safe could be exploited by militants seeking fissile materials.   The initiatives, known as small modular...

China is boosting solar power investments

According to Bloomberg, China increased its investment in solar energy projects from January to April. As a result, the government was able to create a record number of new sustainable energy generating plants. Green energy investment reached 29 billion yuan (about $4.3 billion) in the first four...

Crypto-exchanges in India face problems with rupee transfers

Crypto investors in India have been deprived of the opportunity to transfer cryptocurrencies to their accounts through a local online payment system, Bloomberg wrote. At least seven cryptocurrency firms were unable to transfer rupees to their accounts through the Indian government-supported...

Hackers break record for blockchain hacks, steal $1.3B in crypto assets

Hackers stole about $1.3 billion worth of crypto assets in the first quarter of 2022, Atlas VPN analysts estimated. Hackers stole nearly $1.3 billion worth of crypto-assets during the first quarter of 2022 in 78 blockchain hacks. That's according to encryption and cybersecurity company Atlas VPN,...

Hackers steal $540 million in cryptocurrency from Axie Infinity game users

Sky Mavis, the publisher of the online game Axie Infinity, in which users can earn crypto-assets, stated that over $500 million in cryptocurrency was stolen from its subscribers. Ronin, the network on which Axie Infinity's online game runs, was hacked and $540 million in crypto-assets were stolen....

NFT marketplace OpenSea reports phishing theft of user tokens

Marketplace for NFT trading OpenSea has launched an investigation into an attack on the site's users that resulted in the theft of non-exchangeable tokens from them. Devin Finzer, CEO and co-founder of NFT-marketplace OpenSea, reported a phishing attack on users that could have resulted in the...

McDonald's to open a restaurant in metaverse

McDonald's has filed for ten new trademarks with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. This includes one for a restaurant in the meta-universe that will provide home-delivered meals. The company McDonald's filed an application for registration of ten new trademarks with the U.S. Patent and...

Sotheby's and artist Kevin McCoy are being sued for selling the "first" NFT

Free Holdings has filed a lawsuit against artist Kevin McCoy and auction house Sotheby's over the sale of the "world's first" NFT painting called Quantum. Free Holdings has filed a lawsuit in the Southern District Court of New York against artist Kevin McCoy and auction house Sotheby's over the...
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