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Life on Mars would have gone extinct more than 1.3 billion years ago, study finds

Since the dawn of astronomy, humans have been obsessed with the question as to whether there is life elsewhere in the universe. Indeed, much of the scientific focus on Mars is devoted to answering this question, as there are hints that the red planet may have had microbial life in its youth.  But you don’t…

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DeFi TVL drops below $200 billion as major protocols falter

DeFi All major DeFi protocols like Curve Finance, MakerDao, Lido, Convex Finance, and Aave lost an average of 11% of their TVL within the last 30 days. 2 min readUpdated: May 3, 2022 at 1:53 pm Cover art/illustration via CryptoSlateThe total value of assets locked in decentralized finance protocols has dropped below $200 billion, continuing…

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Schumer: A $33 billion Ukraine aid package will include provisions to seize Oligarch assets and send proceeds back to Kyiv

1/2 Senate majority leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., told reporters Sunday that a massive $33 billion aid package for Ukraine will include provisions to seize and sell the U.S.-based assets of Russian oligarchs. Photo by Bonnie Cash/UPI | License Photo May 1 (UPI) — Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer said Sunday that the massive $33 billion…

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Bezos has lost over $20 billion during Amazon’s slump

Sign Up For Our Daily Newsletters Front Page Podcast Commentary Question of the Day From shutdowns to layoffs, it’s been a tough week for streaming services. How many different services does your family subscribe to? In this Sept. 19, 2019, file photo, Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos speaks during his news conference at the National Press…

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Apple has already made close to $100 billion this year

Q2 2022 earnings — Tim Cook credited supply constraints for a year-over-year dip in iPad revenue. Samuel Axon – Apr 28, 2022 9:57 pm UTC Enlarge / Adding the M1 chip to the iPad Air didn’t move the needle much for the iPad lineup’s revenue this quarter.Apple reported its earnings for Q2 2022 to investors…

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Lawmakers back $10 billion COVID funding deal -reports

Please try another search Economy2 hours ago (Apr 04, 2022 06:36PM ET) 2/2 © Reuters. FILE PHOTO: U.S. President Joe Biden delivers remarks on the administration’s coronavirus disease (COVID-19) surge response in the South Court Auditorium at the White House in Washington, U.S., January 13, 2022. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque/File Photo 2/2 WASHINGTON (Reuters) -Negotiators in Congress…

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Russia to buy back $2 billion in Eurobond-2022 for roubles

© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: A Russian rouble banknote is seen in front of a descending and rising stock graph in this illustration taken March 1, 2022. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic By Karin Strohecker LONDON (Reuters) -Russia retaliated in what it has called an “economic war” with the West on Tuesday by offering to buy back its $2…

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Biden proposes $15 billion for election funding, including $5 billion for USPS

Please try another search Economy2 hours ago (Mar 28, 2022 11:41AM ET) 2/2 © Reuters. FILE PHOTO: A voter casts his ballot at Dona Ana County Government Center during the New Mexico primary in Las Cruces, New Mexico, U.S., June 2, 2020. REUTERS/Paul Ratje/File Photo 2/2 By David Shepardson WASHINGTON (Reuters) -The White House on…

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Biden Administration Announces $6 Billion Student Loan Forgiveness

US President Joe Biden speaks from the Roosevelt Room of the White House in Washington, DC, on March … [+] 11, 2022. (Photo by MANDEL NGAN / AFP) (Photo by MANDEL NGAN/AFP via Getty Images) AFP via Getty Images Last week, the Biden administration announced that it had identified 100,000 borrowers who will qualify for…

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2 billion genetically modified mosquitos are about to be released in the US

Scientists have been playing god with mosquitos for a couple of years now. Back in 2021, British company Oxitech released 750 million lab-modified mosquitos in Florida. Now, the company is gearing up to release another 2 billion genetically modified mosquitos across more of Florida and in California as well. A company is about to unleash…