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Daily Digest 10/28 - Good News Friday: Using Sun And Seawater To Grow Food, Will Electric Cars Be Cost Competitive By 2020?

Friday, October 28, 2016, 1:45 PM
  • U.S. Economy Grew 2.9% in 3rd Quarter, Picking Up the Pace
  • The Iconoclast
  • Tiny Beads Can Deliver Oxygen Straight To The Bloodstream 
  • Evidence suggests women's ovaries can grow new eggs
  • Will Electric Cars Be Cost Competitive By 2020?
  • This Farm Uses Only Sun and Seawater to Grow Food 
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Daily Digest 10/27 - Housing Bubble Fears Return, World Wildlife 'Falls By 58% in 40 Years'

Thursday, October 27, 2016, 11:10 AM
  • Economic Breadth Is Significantly Deteriorating in the U.S. 
  • Housing bubble fears have returned
  • Executive Order -- Coordinating Efforts to Prepare the Nation for Space Weather Events
  • Email Security: Be Smarter Than A Politician
  • USA Actually Bankrupt Now: Laurence Kotlikoff
  • The USA Is An Oligarchy, Study Concludes
  • Pre-crime returns to America with new Airbnb laws
  • Chinese Yuan And A Global Tipping Point
  • Is Nevada Sitting On One Of The Biggest Undiscovered Oil Fields?
  • The Big Oil Comeback
  • Caterpillar Stung by Global Economic Funk
  • World wildlife 'falls by 58% in 40 years'
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Daily Digest 10/26 - Bad Loan Charges To Hit Singapore Banks, Housing Bubble Different Than 2008 But Equally Scary

Wednesday, October 26, 2016, 8:36 AM
  • Bad Loan Charges to Hit Singapore's Three Biggest Banks
  • Weak South African Economy Muddies Budget as Downgrade Looms
  • Canada's Record Household Debt Is Threatening Its Financial Stability
  • As Europe and Asia hoard cash, economists see echoes of crisis
  • Ratings Inflation Is Back, Subprime Style
  • This Housing Bubble Is Different Than 2008, But Equally As Scary
  • Bank of Canada: rate cut would bring unconventional tools closer
  • BOJ official says new policy is not firm target for yields: Nikkei
  • Swiss cenbank could cut rates more if needed - SNB's Jordan
  • Saudi Bond Sale Spurs Gulf Borrowing to Record With More to Come
  • Austria’s 70-Year Debt Sale Expands Europe’s Ultra-Long Universe
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Daily Digest 10/25 - Ratings Inflation Is Back, Who Controls The Internet?

Tuesday, October 25, 2016, 8:43 AM
  • Ratings Inflation Is Back, Subprime Style
  • What We Know About Friday’s Massive East Coast Internet Outage
  • Who Controls The Internet? Ted Cruz's Fantasy vs. Reality
  • Obamacare premiums to increase 25 percent in 2017 – White House
  • How drugs intended for patients ended up in the hands of illegal users: ‘No one was doing their job’
  • How Virtual Reality Could Reshape The Energy Sector
  • Resettling China’s ‘Ecological Migrants’
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Daily Digest 10/24 - Lessons Of The East Coast Cyberattack, Canadian Mining's Dark Heart

Monday, October 24, 2016, 4:06 PM
  • The Lessons of the East Coast Cyberattack
  • Hacked Cameras, DVRs Powered Today’s Massive Internet Outage
  • Bundesbank Confirms HFTs Reduce Liquidity, Contribute To Flash Crashes, Withdraw At Times Of "Market Stress"
  • The 2016 Election: Hold Your Nose and Vote
  • Canadian Mining's Dark Heart
  • How security flaws in voting machines could discredit election results
  • The $1.7 Trillion Oil Industry Isn’t Going Anywhere
  • Research Shows That Life on Alien Planets Could Survive Without a Sun
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Daily Digest 10/23 - The Veins Of America, Go Outside To Rescue Democracy

Sunday, October 23, 2016, 12:04 PM
  • To Rescue Democracy, Go Outside
  • Thousands of California soldiers forced to repay enlistment bonuses a decade after going to war
  • When The Safety Net Doesn't Catch You
  • Here comes the Royal Navy: World's most advanced destroyer HMS Duncan goes on the trail of Putin's ships ... as Russia says UK has overreacted to the fleet lurking off British coast
  • The Inversion Of Influence
  • How Kudzu, “The Vine that Ate the South,” Put Southern Agriculture on the Skids
  • The veins of America: Stunning map shows every river basin in the U.S.
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Daily Digest 10/22 - Ugly Year For Tech Layoffs, A Kink In The Hyperloop

Saturday, October 22, 2016, 11:07 AM
  • Janet Yellen could be on the verge of starting a 'civil war' at the Fed
  • Analyst: Ugly Year for Tech Layoffs, and It’s Going to Get Worse
  • Duterte aligns Philippines with China, says U.S. has lost
  • A New Era of Internet Attacks Powered by Everyday Devices
  • Bernie Looks Ahead
  • A Kink In The Hyperloop
  • New Documentary “Peter And The Farm” Shows The Brutal Beauty of Farming 
  • Spoiler Alert: Hundreds of Stars Have “Strange, Alien Signals”
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Daily Digest 10/21 - Good News Friday: Gold’s Secular Bull Market Continues, The Virtue Of The Educated Voter

Friday, October 21, 2016, 1:10 PM
  • The Virtue Of An Educated Voter
  • Work Feels Better If You're Part Of A Team
  • How we reconstruct our evolutionary past
  • Gold’s Secular Bull Market Continues – 50 Amazing Charts
  • New Process Discovered to Convert CO2 to Ethanol
  • Finalists in the 2016 Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards
  • 8 Fall-Blooming Flowers Friendly to Bees, Birds, and Butterflies
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Daily Digest 10/20 - Saudis And China Dump Treasuries, What Happens When The Electricity Goes Off?

Thursday, October 20, 2016, 9:47 AM
  • Russia to respond to any new US sanctions with ‘painful’ measures – deputy FM
  • Saudis, China Dump Treasuries; Foreign Central Banks Liquidate A Record $346 Billion In US Paper
  • The Warnings of a New World War
  • Yellen & Co.’s $13 Trillion Stimulus Boon Just Keeps Giving
  • Don't Overlook Russia
  • Silver, Debt, and Deficits – From an Election Year Perspective
  • What Happens When the Electricity Is Off for Three Days?
  • Tesla, Apple and Uber Push Lithium Prices Even Higher
  • Tesla bans customers from using autonomous cars to earn money ride-sharing
  • Before You Head to the Polls, Find Out Where Congress Stands on Food Issues
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Daily Digest 10/19 - IL Pension Debt Heavily Underestimated, U.S. Has Its Own ‘Oil Curse’

Wednesday, October 19, 2016, 10:24 AM
  • Obamacare rates to jump 16.7% in Michigan despite state scrutiny
  • Oil industry needs $10 trillion to meet coming demand, says OPEC’s Barkindo
  • How some of the most vulnerable student loan borrowers are set up to fail
  • Budget plan shows Spain may need cuts to meet 2017 deficit target
  • The U.S. has its own ‘oil curse’
  • Poland Seeks to Lock in Low Yields With First 30-Year Eurobond
  • Report: Illinois’ pension debt heavily underestimated
  • Venezuela's PDVSA Sows Payment Doubts While Extending Swap
  • Russia Rushes $13 Billion Debt Relief as Defense Strains Budget
  • Zero-Yield Bonds Shunned as Untouchables by BBVA Private Banker
  • Japan finance institutions face huge losses on government bonds if yields rise
  • Central Bankers Rejoice: There Are Signs That Inflation Is Actually Arriving
  • China Sept new yuan loans surge to 1.22 trillion yuan, well above forecasts
  • China Credit Surge Fuels Economic Stabilization, Debt Concerns
  • Goldman says U.S. bondholders risk a $1.1-trillion hit if rates spike