Australian man claiming to be Satoshi Nakamoto lost suit over identity

Australian man claiming to be Satoshi Nakamoto lost suit over identity

A judge at the High Court of Justice in London rejected this week a bid from Australian computer scientist and businessman Craig......

Who was the wealthiest ever pirate in recorded history?

Who was the wealthiest ever pirate in recorded history?

By modern standards he would be as rich as Elon Musk or Jeff Bezos. Born near Plymouth, England, in 1659 - and later known as......

How Morocco saved its Jews from deportation to Nazi death camps

How Morocco saved its Jews from deportation to Nazi death camps

Morocco has been a rare example of a Muslim Arabic-speaking country that protected its Jewish population, with one of its rulers......

Beijing consultancy claims China has more billionaires than U.S.

Beijing consultancy claims China has more billionaires than U.S.

While Forbes put the number of billionaires in 2024 at 2,781 individuals, with a total wealth worth $14.2 trillion, a Chinese......

UN report says Nauru and Myanmar lead the world charts on heavy smoking

UN report says Nauru and Myanmar lead the world charts on heavy smoking

One out of five people in the world is a regular smoker of tobacco products and men outnumber women at smoking in almost every......

Ex-CEO of Binance will spend four months in prison

Ex-CEO of Binance will spend four months in prison

The founder and former CEO of Binance, the world’s largest crypto exchange, will spend four months in an American prison......

[video] Why an economist casts pessimistic outlook for Russia’s future (part 2)

[video] Why an economist casts pessimistic outlook for Russia’s future (part 2)

Read Part 1 here (redistribution of assets, banditry). What Russia does to its economy is suicide and criminal thinking will......

Among great apes, humans have longer and wider penises.

Among great apes, humans have longer and wider penises.

Penises of humans are much longer and wider than the penises of other great apes. Human females, too, have larger genitalia and......

French court seizes villa of Vladimir Putin's ex-wife, Lyudmila

French court seizes villa of Vladimir Putin's ex-wife, Lyudmila

A French court has ordered seizure of a 5,000-square-meter villa of Lyudmila Putina, the former wife of Russian leader Vladimir......

Justice systems declined worldwide last year, but authoritarian trends slowed down

Justice systems declined worldwide last year, but authoritarian trends slowed down

Human rights declined in 3 out of 4 countries since the global rule of law recession began in 2016 and the rule of law continued......

Simulation suggests all Japanese will have the same family name by 2531

Simulation suggests all Japanese will have the same family name by 2531

Everyone in Japan might have the same family name in 500 years – Sato – which is the most popular in this Asian......

Italian prime minister to testify in deepfake porn case

Italian prime minister to testify in deepfake porn case

A court in the Sardinian city of Sassari asked Italy’s Prime Minister Giorgia Meloni this week to testify on 2 July in the......