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What Asia’s LGBTQ+ Movement Can Learn From Japan

On Mar. 17, a district court in Sapporo, Japan ruled that the government’s failure to recognize same-sex marriage was “unconstitutional.” The court also found that the official view of marriage—as exclusively a union between...

Mining rigs mine the Ethereum and Zilliqa cryptocurrencies at the Evobits crypto farm in Cluj-Napoca, Romania, on Jan. 22, 2021

Digital NFT Art Is Booming—But at What Cost?

In central Washington State, electric utilities are watching for homes with oddly high power usage after a recent surge in cryptocurrency prices collided with a boom in NFTs, or “non-fungible tokens”—an emerging technology that...