Ethereum Merge Is Complete—Behind The Scenes Of A Pivotal Moment In Crypto

Today at 6:42 A.M. Coordinated Universal TimeTIME6
(2:42 A.M. EDTEDT
), the Ethereum blockchain merged with a special-purpose decentralized ledger called the Beacon Chain, concluding its transition to near-carbon neutrality.

Ethereum core developer Preston Van Loon shares his experience of working on the blockchain’s long-awaited shift.