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A gold coin minted during the reign of Byzantine Emperor Constantine IX may show a supernova that lit up the sky for more than a year.

Rare Byzantine coin may show ‘forbidden’ supernova explosion from 1054 AD

In 1054 AD, a nearby star ran out of fuel and exploded in a dazzling supernova explosion. Although located 6,500 light-years away, the explosion was clearly visible in the sky above Earth for 23 days and several hundred nights afterwards. The explosion, now known as the SN 1054, was so bright that Chinese astronomers dubbed …

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Binance Will Turn Users' Stablecoins Into Its Own Coin Brand, And They're Not Asking First

Binance Will Turn Users’ Stablecoins Into Its Own Coin Brand, And They’re Not Asking First

Binance Founder and CEO, Chinese-Canadian Changpeng Zhao, also known as CZ, is a prolific tweeter, but all of his talk of “courage” all seems to point to attempts to corner the market.Photo: ERIC PIERMONT/AFP (Getty Images) In a few weeks, stablecoin holders on Binance will discover that their crypto does not have the same name …

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