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Amit Weiss

Amit is Vocativ's Verne analyst team lead, specializing in MENA stories.
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BITCOIN
Greek Interest In Bitcoin Is On The Rise

Interest in bitcoin is growing in Greece, as some Greeks conclude that adopting the digital currency could be the best route to financial recovery. Greek Google trends show

Posted: 07/08/15 17:45 EDT
SOCIETY
Life Goes On In Greece

Banks in Greece will be closed for another two days amid soaring financial uncertainty and as Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras seeks to strike a deal on sky-high

Posted: 07/07/15 05:18 EDT
ISIS
ISIS: “More Bad News” Is Imminent

In a statement claiming responsibility for the Friday attack at a Tunisian beach resort that killed at least 39 people, the Islamic State group said "more bad news" is

Posted: 06/27/15 03:23 EDT
YEMEN
Saudi Arabia Enlists Imams In Yemen War

The Saudi Arabian government sent memos to mosques across the country this week ordering religious leaders to use their sermons to create fear about the Iranian-backed rebels

Posted: 03/29/15 11:28 EDT
Junk Science

Junk Science: We Are NOT On The Brink Of An Ice Age

Joshua A. Krisch
INTERNET

The Creepy World Of Reddit Sex Crime Confessions

Tracy Clark-Flory
SPACE

How Color Photos Travel 3.6 Billion Miles From Pluto To Earth

Brian Patrick Byrne
JUSTICE

Bringing Police Body Cameras Into Focus

James King
LGBT

Transgender Inmate's Repeated Sexual Assault Highlights Grim Reality

Luke Malone
SPORT

Here's How Many People Survived Shark Attacks Last Year

Jennings Brown
FUN

When Pigs Fly: The Numbers Behind JFK's New Luxury Animal Terminal

Sarah Kaufman
DRUGS

The States That Don't Want To Legalize Marijuana

Sarah Kaufman