• Bitcoin is unsustainable, and we now have peer-reviewed proof

    7 monthes ago - By Fast Company

    A scientific journal confirmed the fears of many bitcoin critics.
    All the techno-utopians who claim that bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies are the decentralized financial future seem to neglect the physical toll this technology has on the very world we live in. It's not necessarily a new finding that bitcoin mining uses a ton of energy , but yesterday we saw the first peer-reviewed study that confirmed just that. What's more, the environmental toll is about to get worse.
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