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The search for aliens is struggling thanks to cryptocurrency mania

TechCrunch 18 sources

Millions of idiots trying to mine cryptocurrency so they can be part of the latest, stupidest and most irresponsibly hyped get-rich-quick tech craze are hindering the actual important work of finding out if aliens exist. This revelation,…

Crypto-currency craze 'hinders search for alien life'

BBC / Technology

A scientist says the search for alien intelligence has been hit by a shortage of computer hardware.

Search for extraterrestrial life hampered as cryptocurrency miners hog the tech alien hunters need

IB Times UK / Business

GPU manufacturers are scrambling to deal with rapidly rising demand for graphics cards.

Bitcoin mining SHOCK: GPU shortage is hindering search for ALIEN LIFE

Daily Express

BITCOIN mining is taking a heavy toll on the teams of dedicated scientists scanning the universe for signs of intelligent life. Leading UFO hunters have now blasted the crypto craze as it has led to a severe shortage in available GPU cards…

Mining for BITCOINS is harming search for ALIEN LIFE claims expert

Daily Star

THE craze for "mining" crypto-currencies such as Bitcoin is now harming the search for alien life, an expert has claimed.

Cryptocurrency Miners Are 'Limiting' the Search for Alien Life Now

motherboard.vice.com

Berkely's SETI project can't get its hands on the latest graphics cards, which are popular with cryptocurrency miners.

How the Cryptocurrency Frenzy Is Interfering With Our Search For Alien Life

Gizmodo

According to the BBC, the current graphics card shortage driven by cryptocurrency miners isn't just hurting gamers, it's also impeding our efforts to find evidence of a better civilization out there—one that is free of overzealous…

Cryptocurrency mining is hampering the search for alien life

Engadget

It turns out that high-end graphics cards are fantastic for mining non-bitcoin cryptocurrencies, which has led to a global shortage of GPUs. Gamers are livid at the lack of supply, especially as prices skyrocket on secondary markets. But…

Cryptocurrency craze is hampering search for extraterrestrial life

www.rt.com

Alien hunters say their search for extraterrestrial life is being hindered by the continuing cryptocurrency craze - specifically the mining of the digital currency. Read Full Article at RT.com

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