Chicago Tonight

The Environmental Impact of Bitcoin ‘Mining’

Clip: 03/17/2021 | 6m 17s | Video has closed captioning.

Why Bitcoin mining is causing concern for environmentalists. How a zebrafish brain's response to the music of MC Hammer could shed light on the nature of autism. A sea slug found to have the bizarre ability to decapitate itself and live on! And a new light-activated material that could lead to the development of super-efficient solar panels.

Aired: 03/17/21

Rating: NR

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