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World’s first 3D-printed house unveiled in France

The world’s first 3D-printed house has been unveiled in the French city of Nantes. The first tenants of the groundbreaking public housing property are scheduled to move in by June. Researchers at the University of Nantes are responsible for the project, which was built using a robot 3D printer, known as ‘BatiPrint3D,’ in just 18 days before its hollow walls ...

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Japan suspends Binance, one of world’s biggest cryptocurrency exchanges

Japan’s top financial regulator has ordered one of the world’s biggest cryptocurrency exchanges to suspend its operations. The watchdog said Binance was breaking Japanese rules and isn’t properly registered. The Financial Services Agency issued a formal warning to Binance on Friday, ordering it to suspend its services to Japanese residents with immediate effect. The agency said the Hong Kong-based exchange ...

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How much to mine bitcoin? Mapping the world’s most affordable countries

The number of cryptocurrencies in the world has risen above 2,000 to date, with new ones appearing almost every week. However, bitcoin is still the leader when it comes to price and popularity. Read more In the midst of the recent bitcoin fever, many have been tempted to take their savings from under the mattress and join the ranks of ...

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World’s top 5 ‘most evil’ corporations

Most companies become successful thanks to their stellar reputations. But not always. RT Business scraped the bottom of the barrel to find the most hated companies trending on the internet. Monsanto The company that needs no introduction, creator of DDT and Agent Orange, Monsanto is one the world’s largest pesticide and GMO seed manufacturers. It is known for being the ...

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Dubai tests driverless pods in a bid to become world’s smartest city (PHOTOS)

Dubai is testing its futuristic driverless pods – taking another step forward in its bid to become the world’s smartest city and its goal of making a quarter of daily transportation autonomous by 2030. The self-driving pods, launched in cooperation with Next Future Transportation, spun around a main street in Dubai during testing. The electric vehicles are designed to travel ...

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World’s oldest: Over 5000yo figural tattoos discovered on Egyptian mummies (PHOTOS)

Horned animals and geometric motifs have been found tattooed on two Egyptian mummies. One male and one female, the mummies date back more than 5,000 years. Over a century after their initial discovery, the naturally mummified bodies have revealed new secrets. What appeared to be dark smudges on their skin have in fact turned out to be tattooed images, now ...

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World’s tallest wooden skyscraper to soar 350 meters above Tokyo (VIDEO)

Japanese company Sumitomo Forestry plans to build the world’s tallest wooden skyscraper to mark its 350th anniversary in 2041. The 70-storey building will be made of 90 percent wood. According to the company, the 350-meter tall tower, called the W350, will comprise 185,000 cubic meters of timber. It is expected to cost around 600 billion Japanese yen ($ 5.6 billion). ...

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Baikal babushka: Siberian granny skates to work across world’s deepest lake (VIDEO)

Next time you complain about your morning commute, think of this 76-year-old Siberian woman who skates across the world’s deepest lake, wearing a pair of skates from 1943, in order to take care of her cows. When Lake Baikal freezes during the winter, Lyubov Morekhodova’s cows ramble across the frozen ice sheet and the hardy farmer has to don her ...

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Canadian speed skater becomes world’s first athlete to be paid in cryptocurrency

Canadian speed skater Ted-Jan Bloemen is set to become the first athlete in history to be paid in cryptocurrency for his performance at the PyeongChang 2018 Olympics, as the hype surrounding digital asset transfers grows. Dutch-born Bloemen, who won silver in the men’s 5,000-meter event on Sunday, has penned a one-year sponsorship deal with cryptocurrency social network onG.social, which forms ...

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World’s 1st robot ski competition takes place on sidelines of Winter Olympics (VIDEO)

The Winter Olympics are here again, but humans skiing down a mountainside is apparently too mainstream for some. Many are turning to the alternative of watching robots hit the slopes. Footage posted by RT’s Ruptly agency showed robots dressed in ski suits, gripping their poles and coasting down the mountain in the slalom competition on Monday. [embedded content] The Ski ...

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