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Rethinking cultural tourism in the wake of a pandemic

Tourism often sees tradeoffs between economic, social and environmental interests, but when COVID-19 emerged one city found opportunities. Surakarta, an Indonesian city at the intersection between busy Yogyakarta and East Java, has long been a popular tourist spot. Tourism has historically contributed more than 25 percent of the city’s GDP. COVID-19 put an end to …

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Cryptocurrencies & Blockchain Make Inroads Into Energy Markets, For Good And For Bad

Bitcoin has a complex relationship with oil Future Publishing via Getty Images In June, the FBI warned the public of a LinkedIn scam where users were lured into making significant investments in fraudulent cryptocurrencies. After trust was established, victims were convinced to move investments to controlled sites before they had their accounts drained. This cyber …

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