Lifeboat News #157

#157

Lifeboat News

This issue published on 08/01/15. Copyright 2015 Lifeboat Foundation. All Rights Reserved.

Return to Flight

“Return to Flight: Inside NASA’s Space Shuttle Missions in the Wake of the Columbia Disaster” was authored by our James F. Peters and is now available at http://amzn.to/1OR3mjJ

The Telomerase Revolution

“The Telomerase Revolution: The Enzyme That Holds the Key to Human Aging…and Will Soon Lead to Longer, Healthier Lives” was authored by our Michael Fossel and is now available at http://amzn.to/1OfQ3to

No Wonder You Wonder!

“No Wonder You Wonder!: Great Inventions and Scientific Mysteries” was authored by our Claude Phipps and is now available at http://amzn.to/1Z0Z50Q

Blockchain Week

Blockchain Week will be held October 5th to 8th, 2015 in Barcelona, Spain.
 
Learn more at http://blockchainweek.co

Alcor

The Alcor 2015 Conference will be held October 9–11, 2015 in Scottsdale, Arizona. Learn about new medication protocols to improve biological viability prior to cryopreservation.
 
Learn more at http://www.alcor.org/AboutAlcor/conference.html

New Worlds 2015

New Worlds 2015 will be held October 16–17, 2015 in Austin, Texas.
 
Learn more at http://newworlds.space

Global Conference on Artificial Intelligence

GCAI (Global Conference on Artificial Intelligence) 2015 will be held October 16–19, 2015 in Tbilisi, Georgia.
 
Learn more at http://easychair.org/smart-program/GCAI2015

The Future of Politics

The Future of Politics conference will be held October 18, 2015 in Oakland, California.
 
Learn more at http://brighterbrains.org/articles/entr...nference

Richard Stallman

Our Richard Stallman will be speaking at SeaGL (Seattle GNU/Linux Conference) on October 24th at 2:30 pm.
 
Learn more at http://seagl.org

Sea, Earth, and Space Summit

The Sea, Earth, and Space Summit (SESS) will be held October 30–November 1, 2015 in Houston, Texas.
 
Learn more at http://www.ses-summit.com

Tech Summit

Tech Summit | SF will be held November 2–3, 2015 in Sausalito, California.
 
Learn more at http://techsummit.a16z.com

Podcar City 9

Podcar City 9 — Silicon Transportation will be held November 4–6, 2015 in Silicon Valley, California.
 
Learn more at http://www.podcarcity.org/siliconvalley

Biologically Inspired Cognitive Architectures

BICA (Biologically Inspired Cognitive Architectures) 2015 will be held in Lyon, France on November 6–8.
 
Learn more at https://liris.cnrs.fr/bica2015/wiki/dok...eadlines

Internet Governance Forum

The Internet Governance Forum 2015 will be held November 10–13, 2015 in João Pessoa, Brazil.
 
Learn more at http://www.igf2015.br

Defense Against Litigation Mill O+Z

Learn about Defense Against Litigation Mill O+Z at https://www.gofundme.com/de2yt98g

Blog

Our blog is averaging over 10 posts a day. Check it out at http://lifeboat.com/blog

Growing Membership

Recent donations/pledges we have received since our last newsletter:
 
Humberto Castaneda: $200, Michael Dickey: $85, Sergio M.L. Tarrero: $85, Philippe Van Nedervelde: $85, Kenneth P. Weiss: $85, Matthew L. McGuirl: $75, Roy Mitsuoka – $50, Anonymous: $40, Bob Joy: $30, Keith Wiley – $30, Brent L. Reitze: $25, Allen G. Taylor – $25, Michael Dedrick – $20, Colin Gallagher – $15.60 (composed of 0.06 bitcoins), Rebecca R. Cooper: $10, Rory Hand – $10, Alexander Macrae: $10, Aaron Mayzes: $10, Philip Morehead: $10, Roland Schiefer: $10, Peter Smafield: $10, Joel D. Ticknor: $10, Ultrasound Technician Schools – $5, All Family Law Group – $1, Bertram & Amell – $1, Alan J. Braverman – $1, Larry E. Bray – $1, Hogan Frick – $1, Alan Goldfarb – $1, Padula Hodkin – $1, Lavalle Brown & Ronan – $1, Hornsby Law – $1, LegalColors – $1, Mark S. Lowry – $1, Steve W. Marsee – $1, MileMark Media – $1, Tony Moss – $1, Gregory Ortiz – $1, Paleo Diet Success – $1, Pendas Law – $1, Gary Roberts – $1, Sobel, Poss & Moore – $1, David Toback – $1, Turnpike Law – $1, and Betsy Smith – $0.23 (composed of 0.001 bitcoins).
 
Our Join Us page at https://lifeboat.com/ex/join.us now allows you to pay for your membership anywhere from monthly to every ten years.