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Crypto Decoded | NOVA


Watch now at video.wkar.org and in the free PBS App | From Bitcoin to NFTs, what exactly are cryptocurrencies? And how do they work?

From Bitcoin to NFTs, cryptocurrencies are making headlines and claiming a slice of global financial activity. But what exactly are they, and how do they work? CRYPTO DECODED examines how and why cryptocurrency came to be, featuring a wide range of experts that go beyond the hype and the skepticism to unravel the social and technological underpinnings of “crypto,” and explores the possibility that this new technology may change much more than just money.

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