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Jul 9, 2017

Read issue #179 of Lifeboat News!

Jul 3, 2017

The Lifeboat Foundation thanks Google and Microsoft for their combined donation of $500 in computing time.
The first thing we have done with this donation is generate the Zcash vanity address of t1LifeboatfkjDqAWdW4nCaSj2NaJSr1X3E.
Our Zcash holdings are already worth six figures and we expect to be able to fund a lot of important research once our endowment fund gets a bit larger.

Jul 2, 2017

The parents of Charlie Gard don't want their baby to die. They raised the funds to save him but the UK government won't allow the treatment.
Lifeboat Foundation always supports those who wish to try the latest medical treatments (or any other cutting-edge tech).
Learn what you can do to save Charlie Gard’s life!

Jul 1, 2017

The Association of Professional Futurists is having its North American Gathering in beautiful Seattle Washington, July 27–29. They will be discussing “The Future of Global Health”.
Learn more!

Jun 24, 2017

Hugo Award-winning Peter Watts joins our Futurists Board. Read his Blindsight!

Jun 24, 2017

Kimberly Wiefling, Founding Member of Silicon Valley Alliances (SVA), joins our Space Settlement Board.

Jun 22, 2017

Nisi Shawl, author of Everfair, joins our Futurists Board.

Jun 21, 2017

Kathleen Ann Goonan joins our Futurists Board. Cyberpunk SF writer William Gibson described her debut novel Queen City Jazz as “An unforgettable vision of America transfigured by a new and utterly apocalyptic technology.”

Jun 21, 2017

Blake Crouch joins our Futurists Board. Blake’s international-bestselling Wayward Pines trilogy was adapted into a television series for FOX, executive produced by M. Night Shyamalan, and was Summer 2015's #1 show.

Jun 20, 2017

Mike Resnick joins our Futurists Board. Mike is the all-time leading award winner, living or dead, for short fiction. He has won 5 Hugos (from a record 37 nominations), a Nebula, and other major awards in the USA, France, Japan, Spain, Catalonia, Croatia, and Poland.

Jun 20, 2017

Read issue #178 of Lifeboat News!

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Upcoming Events

RAADfest 2017, the largest ever gathering of radical life extension enthusiasts, will be held August 9–13, 2017 in San Diego, California.
Our José Luis Cordeiro, Aubrey de Grey, Greg Fahy, William Faloon, Ben Goertzel, Terry Grossman, Zoltan Istvan, David Kekich, Liz Parrish, Neal VanDeRee, and Natasha Vita-More will be speaking.

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