Strange Honeycomb Pattern on Mars Appears to Be Formed by Water Ice And CO2

Strange Honeycomb Pattern on Mars Appears to Be Formed by Water Ice And CO2

From orbit, this landscape on Mars looks like a lacy honeycomb or a spider web. But the unusual polygon-shaped features aren’t created by Martian bees or spiders; they are actually formed from an ongoing process of seasonal change from created from water ice and carbon dioxide. The HiRISE camera (High Resolution Imaging Science Experiment) on … Read more

New sweeping crypto bill unveiled and it classifies most digital assets as commodities

New sweeping crypto bill unveiled and it classifies most digital assets as commodities

(Kitco News) A bipartisan Senate duo unveiled the widely anticipated sweeping crypto regulation on Tuesday. The bill provides some much-needed clarity for crypto markets and defines most digital assets as commodities, giving most of the oversight to the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC). Known as the Responsible Financial Innovation Act, the bill was introduced by … Read more

BC Hells Angel member and former CFL player accused in US$194-million pump-and-dump scam

BC Hells Angel member and former CFL player accused in US4-million pump-and-dump scam

Courtney Vasseur, a British Columbia Hells Angels member, and former Canadian Football League player David Sidoo are among 16 people accused of perpetrating a sprawling international pump-and-dump scam that lasted more than a decade and bilked investors out of an alleged US$194- million. The US Securities and Exchange Commission and the US Attorney’s Office for … Read more

BC’s David Sidoo accused of massive ‘multi-year pump-and-dump’ stock fraud

BC’s David Sidoo accused of massive ‘multi-year pump-and-dump’ stock fraud

Vancouver businessman David Sidoo is facing new accusations of fraud, this time alleging he was a part of a multi-year “pump-and-dump” scheme that bilked investors out of more than US$145 million. The allegations were revealed in a US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) complaint lodged in the Southern District of New York district court on … Read more

Elon Musk wants to buy Twitter in a deal valuing the social-media company at more than $43 billion

Elon Musk wants to buy Twitter in a deal valuing the social-media company at more than  billion

Shares of Twitter Inc. soared Thursday, after the social-media platform’s largest shareholder, Elon Musk, disclosed a bid to buy the remainder of the San Francisco–based company’s stock that he doesn’t already own so he can transform it into the world’s “platform for free speech.” Musk, the “technoking” of Tesla Inc. and founder of SpaceX, also … Read more