Aug 22, 2014

Lifeboat Foundation Worldwide Ambassador White Swan Update and Published Amazon Author by Andres Agostini at

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QUARTZ: Is China disguising itself as Belgium to buy US government bonds?…ent-bonds/

QUARTZ: US airlines clock their worst delays in two decades

QUARTZ: Putin’s “humanitarian” convoy dims hope for peace, and buys time for Ukraine’s separatists…paratists/

QUARTZ: While Twitter is removing the James Foley execution video, China is broadcasting it in public…in-public/

QUARTZ: West Africa’s Ebola outbreak tests China’s commitment to the continent…continent/

FASTOCOLABS: Under The Hood Of Apple’s New Health Care Framework…e=facebook

FASTOCOLABS: New Jersey Is Testing Solar-Power Commuter Pods…muter-pods

FASTOCOLABS: Why Capital One Labs Is Banking On Experimentation…imentation

FAST COMPANY: A Solar-Powered Oasis To Bring Food To Desert Cities…ert-cities

BBC: Ukraine crisis: Lithuania envoy killed in Luhansk

CYPRUS MAIL: Should Japan restart its nuclear reactors?

CYPRUS MAIL: Ukraine accuses Russia of invasion after aid convoy crosses border…er-update/

REUTERS: Hamas-led gunmen execute 18 “collaborators” in Gaza…World+News

REUTERS: Argentina slams U.S. judge as ‘imperialist,’ peso halts rout…Y720140822

REUTERS: Breach at U.S. government contractor affected at least 25,000 workers…TZ20140822

REUTERS: Shi’ite militia kill dozens of Iraqi Sunnis in mosque shooting

REUTERS: Islamic State threat ‘beyond anything we’ve seen’: Pentagon…4V20140822

MORE WWIII. REUTERS: U.S. says Russia must pull convoy from Ukraine or face more sanctions…IS20140822

THE WALL STREET JOURNAL: Ukraine Says Russia Violated Its Border…71500.html

THE WALL STREET JOURNAL: Google Fiber Is Fast, but Is It Fair?…00?mod=LS1

THE WALL STREET JOURNAL: Google Acquires Mechanical Engineering Firm Gecko Design…NeedToKnow

KAI: A low-cost water splitter that runs on an ordinary AAA battery…aa-battery

KAI: How lizards regenerate their tails: researchers discover genetic ‘recipe’…tic-recipe

KAI: Delivery by drone: will it work?

SHOEBEAT: Russian Government Gets Sick Of Muslim Violence, And Has Police Officers Search Any Veiled Women And Islamic Schools…c-schools/

33RD SQUARE: Fully 3D Printed Car Close to Being Completed Read more:…z3B9zLqJUQ

33RD SQUARE: What Industry Experts Expect for the Future of Robotics Read more:…z3B9zz6SOd

33RD SQUARE: Frank Boehm Looks At the Future of Nanomedicine Read more:…z3BA0Cn7Vo

33RD SQUARE: Danny Hillis on The Evolution of Thinking Machines Read more:…z3BA0UETWt

A.I. IS INSANELY LETHAL. VENTURE BEAT: Elon Musk calls Artificial Intelligence ‘potentially more dangerous than nukes’…han-nukes/

VENTUREBEAT: Facebook messaging + payments + Connect = a bad headache for PayPal…or-paypal/

NEWS SKY: Search Terms Show Rich And Poor’s Digital Divide…tal-divide

INDIA TIMES: How Wall Street banks are looking to woo and retain young talent…681683.cms

HARVARD GAZETTE: The 1,000-robot swarm


WASHINGTON POST: The next space race is for a rental car into orbit…ign=buffer

WASHINGTON POST: NATO condemns Moscow’s aid convoy, says Russian artillery is firing at Ukrainian army…story.html

MOSCOW TIMES: Crackdown on McDonald’s Spreads Across Russia…05727.html

MOSCOW TIMES: Million-Man Army of Programmers Won’t Free Russia From Western Software…05413.html

NEW YORKER: Watching the Eclipse

DELOITTE: A New Approach to Analytics Deployments

BUSINESS INSIDER: Google May Be Working On A Way To Make Google Glass Actually Look Normal Read more:…z3BAMkeTSK

BUSINESS WIRE: Current Telemedicine Technology Could Mean Big Savings…_fTpWMb8mw

BSL BLOG: Sustainable Finance in Switzerland

NEWWSWEEK: Developments in Quantum Physics Are About to Transform Our Daily Lives…57093.html

BUSINESSWEEK: Fighting Cancer With Scorpion and Honeybee Venom

HS TODAY: DARPA Announces Challenge to Curb Spread of Infectious Diseases…bea1b.html

NOVA NEST: Modified Flesh-Eating Bacteria Could Be the Next Cancer Treatment…=nova_next

WALL STREET JOURNAL: European Rights Court Delivers Split Yukos Ruling

BLOOMBERG: Bitcoin Exchanger Must Face Charges Related to Silk Road…-road.html

WASHINGTON BUSINESS JOURNAL: Step aside, fighters: DARPA wants to make ground vehicles disappear…round.html

WASHINGTON BUSINESS JOURNAL: Costco will expand its online presence, but don’t expect next-day delivery…don-t.html

IARPA: Prepare to Be Shocked…be-shocked

IARPA: The IC wants a peek at the future of your brain…your-brain

DARPA: Atoms to Product: Aiming to Make Nanoscale Benefits Life-sized

IARPA: IARPA Peeks Into The Future of Your Brain…your-brain

DARPA: CHIKV Challenge Asks Teams to Forecast the Spread of Infectious Disease

IARPA: Cryogenic Computing Complexity (C3)

ENTREPRENEUR TECH: The 5 Problems Google Will Face in the Next 10 Years

NASA: NASA Selects 26 Space Biology Research Proposals…_fX1WMb8mw

NASA: Microgravity Research Breaks Down How to Build Better Bones

ASSOCIATED PRESS: More than 1,000 U.S. retailers could have hacking software in their cash registers, U.S. government says:

NASA: Voyager Map Details Neptune’s Strange Moon Triton

BLOOMBERG: China’s Hack of 4.5 Million U.S. Medical Records? This Chart Will Make You Sick…-sick.html

BLOOMBERG: China’s Cyber Warriors Keep Clicking at Taiwan Shows Reality of Detente…aiwan.html

OXFORD UNIVERSITY: Neanderthals ‘overlapped’ with modern humans for up to 5,400 years…5400-years

In Common: Apaches, Iroquis, Redskins, Cherokees, Hopis, Coyotes, Siouxes, Navajos, Omahas, , etc.?…mishes-etc

GERMANY, CHINA & RUSSIA DO. OXFORD UNIVERSITY: Did love begin in the Middle Ages?

NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC: GPS is recording the drying of the landscape caused by the drought:

FORBES: The Perils of the Federal Reserve’s Dual Mission:…ob-market/

RED ANALYSIS: Arabs face a deep crisis of statehood…z3AyCovs4n

CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY: Breastfeeding linked to lower risk of postnatal depression —…KcTUU.dpuf

CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY: Mind and body: Scientists identify immune system link to mental illness —…wEy42.dpuf

CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY: “Trojan horse” treatment could beat brain tumours…in-tumours

CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY: Gene increases risk of breast cancer to one in three by age seventy —…Nz8bQ.dpuf

YALE UNIVERSITY: Yale’s cool molecules are a hot item

THE BEAKER: As Research Budgets Dwindle, Scientists and Universities Turn to the Crowd

ENGINEERING: Irish Researchers Create Wearable Sensors Using Rubber Bands…Bands.aspx

MEDICAL PRESS: Living forever may never be possible, study says

MIT NEWS: Delivery by drone

MIT NEWS: Unlocking the potential of simulation software

MIT NEWS: Solving the polar climate conundrum

HARVARD UNIVERSITY: Are failing bees our warning sign?

HARVARD UNIVERSITY: Targeting teacher tenure

Johns Hopkins University: Johns Hopkins Mathematician Receives NSF Grant for Innovative Brain Research…-research/

Johns Hopkins University: New Milky Way Maps Help Solve Stubborn Interstellar Material Mystery…l-mystery/

UC Berkeley News: Vision-correcting display makes reading glasses

CALTECH: Programmed to Fold: RNA Origami

CALTECH: Study of Aerosols Stands to Improve Climate Models

CALTECH: Looking Forward to 2020 … on Mars

CALTECH: Biology Made Simpler With “Clear” Tissues

CALTECH: Corals Provide Clues for Climate Change Research

CALTECH: Neuroeconomists Confirm Warren Buffett’s Wisdom

“How Not To Think Correctly!” by @SciCzar on @LinkedIn…-correctly

GOOGLE NEWS: Faster high-speed internet arrives in Renfrew County…w-County/1

THE VANCOUVER SUN: Vancouver firm wiring cars with intelligence…z3BBC95ZZ5

FORBES: Internet of Things By The Numbers: Market Estimates And Forecasts…forecasts/

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