What is the Ethereum merge and why is the ETH merge happening? In this episode of Blockchain for Beginners (now invisible landscape podcast) Carlee gives a simple explanation of the Ethereum merge as it moves from the proof of work consensus mechanism to the proof of stake consensus mechanism. When is the eth merge taking place? September 15th 2022!
Finematics Eth Merge most anticipated event: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EEuPmA8w0Kc
0:41 What is the merge?
0:52 What is proof of work?
2:02 What is proof of stake?
2:53 Why is Ethereum moving to proof of stake?
4:20 What are the benefits of the Ethereum merge?
5:56 Are ETH and ETH 2.0 Tokens the same?
6:52 ETH Merge metaphor