Lifeboat News #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

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

No Wonder You Wonder!

"No Wonder You Wonder!: Great Inventions and Scientific Mysteries" was authored by our Claude Phipps and is now available at

Blockchain Week

Blockchain Week will be held October 5th to 8th, 2015 in Barcelona, Spain.
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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.
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New Worlds 2015

New Worlds 2015 will be held October 16-17, 2015 in Austin, Texas.
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Global Conference on Artificial Intelligence

GCAI (Global Conference on Artificial Intelligence) 2015 will be held October 16-19, 2015 in Tbilisi, Georgia.
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The Future of Politics

The Future of Politics conference will be held October 18, 2015 in Oakland, California.
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Richard Stallman

Our Richard Stallman will be speaking at SeaGL (Seattle GNU/Linux Conference) on October 24th at 2:30 pm.
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Sea, Earth, and Space Summit

The Sea, Earth, and Space Summit (SESS) will be held October 30-November 1, 2015 in Houston, Texas.
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Tech Summit

Tech Summit | SF will be held November 2-3, 2015 in Sausalito, California.
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Podcar City 9

Podcar City 9 — Silicon Transportation will be held November 4-6, 2015 in Silicon Valley, California.
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Biologically Inspired Cognitive Architectures

BICA (Biologically Inspired Cognitive Architectures) 2015 will be held in Lyon, France on November 6-8.
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Internet Governance Forum

The Internet Governance Forum 2015 will be held November 10-13, 2015 in Joâo Pessoa, Brazil.
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Defense Against Litigation Mill O+Z

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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).
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