Frequently asked questions
What is blockchain?
A blockchain is a distributed ledger. Blockchain technology enables the development of permissionless decentralized applications.
What is Cosmos?
Cosmos is an ever-expanding network of decentralized and interconnected blockchains.
Who is building Cosmos?
Cosmos development is supported by the Interchain Foundation and built by over 15+ companies.
What problems does Cosmos solve?
Cosmos solves three primary problems in blockchain: sovereignty, scalability, and sustainability.
What projects are built on Cosmos?
Developers have built hundreds of blockchain projects on Cosmos, including Binance Chain (BNB), Terra (LUNA), Crypto.com Coin (CRO), Cosmos Hub (ATOM), and more.
What is the Cosmos Hub?
The Cosmos Hub is a blockchain that serves as the economic center of Cosmos.
What is the ATOM token?
The ATOM is the Cosmos Hub’s primary token and secures the Hub’s valuable interchain services.
Is Cosmos a competitor to Ethereum?
No, Cosmos embraces Ethereum and creates bridges between both ecosystems.