The Secret Role Histones Played in Complex Cell Evolution

That’s why Tobias Warnecke, who studies archaeal histones at Imperial College London, thinks that “there’s something special that must have happened at the dawn of eukaryotes, where we transition from just having simple histones … to having octameric nucleosomes. And they seem to be doing something qualitatively different.” What that is, however, is still a … Read more The Secret Role Histones Played in Complex Cell Evolution

Wix claims it will rake in $14bn over the next decade Wix

Top website builder provider Wix.com has reported strong financial results for Q1 2021, and shed light on its expected performance in years to come. For the first quarter of this year, the Israeli-based firm saw revenues of $304 million, up 41% year-on-year. After providing its initial outlook for the second quarter, Wix also raised its … Read more Wix claims it will rake in $14bn over the next decade Wix

Crypto and blockchain must accept they have a problem, then lead in sustainability

Monica Long Contributor As the price of bitcoin hits record highs and cryptocurrencies become increasingly mainstream, the industry’s expanding carbon footprint becomes harder to ignore. Just last week, Elon Musk announced that Tesla is suspending vehicle purchases using bitcoin due to the environmental impact of fossil fuels used in bitcoin mining. We applaud this decision, … Read more Crypto and blockchain must accept they have a problem, then lead in sustainability

The Best Multi-Tools for Any Task

The Swiss Army knife has lodged itself so firmly into Americana that it has become a metaphor for versatility. You’ve said it at one time or another: “the Swiss Army knife of blank,” whatever blank is, meaning it’s capable of handling a variety of situations. On its own, no tool in this little gadget is … Read more The Best Multi-Tools for Any Task

Twitter subscription service leaks reveal name, price, and an ‘undo tweet’ option Twitter

Rumors of a paid tier for Twitter have been swirling for a while now, and a new set of leaks has revealed more details about what we can expect: the subscription package, apparently called Twitter Blue, may include features like an undo tweet button and a collections feature for saved tweets. The info comes from … Read more Twitter subscription service leaks reveal name, price, and an ‘undo tweet’ option Twitter