How Percival Lowell Got A Dwarf Planet For His Birthday

Percival Lowell, the astronomer who predicted the existence of a planet beyond Neptune, was born on this day in 1855. And on his birthday in 1930, astronomer Clyde W. Tombaugh announced the discovery of Pluto.

Winklevoss-led Gemini announces a self-regulatory group for crypto

 Gemini, run by the Winklevoss twins, is one of the most Wall Street oriented exchanges on the crypto markets. Originally envisioned as “bitcoin in a suit,” it is now leading the way in self regulation with a new Virtual Commodity Association, a self-regulating group that aims to take the guesswork out of crypto in the future. “We believe a thoughtful SRO framework that provides… Read More

Trump considers Rick Perry for veterans affairs secretary: NYT

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump is considering whether to fire his secretary of veterans affairs and replace him with Energy Secretary Rick Perry, a New York Times report said on Tuesday, citing two sources close to the White House.