All posts tagged: sociology

Assorted links for 08/30/2019

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1. Bitcoin and climate change (a) Nicolas Houy, Rational mining limits Bitcoin emission, Nature Climate Change, 9, 655 (2019).(b) Lars Dittmar and Aaron Praktiknjo, Could Bitcoin emissions push global warming above 2 °C? Nature Climate Change, 9, 656–657 (2019).(c) Eric Masanet, Arman Shehabi, Nuoa Lei, Harald Vranken, Jonathan Koomey & Jens Malmodin, Implausible projections overestimate near-term Bitcoin CO2 emissions, Nature Climate Change, 9, 653–654 (2019). 2. Homo Narrativus and the Trouble with Fame by Peter Sheridan Dodds (sociology, Nautilus) 3. Jeffrey Epstein’s Intellectual Enabler by […]