Lifeboat News #163


Lifeboat News

This issue published on 02/01/16. Copyright 2016 Lifeboat Foundation. All Rights Reserved.


Read "Humanity in 2030" by our José Cordeiro at
Read "The Future of Business: Book Review" by our José Cordeiro at

AGE 45th Annual Meeting

The AGE 45th Annual Meeting, Targeting Aging: The Ultimate Preventative Medicine will be held June 3-6, 2016 in Seattle, Washington. Our Holly Brown-Borg and Kevin Perrott will be participating.

ASCE Earth and Space 2016

ASCE Earth and Space 2016 will be held April 11-15, 2016 in Orlando, Florida. Our Phil Metzger is a chair of this conference.
Learn more at


Steven Curley joins our blog team with the post "The Importance of Hope" at
Ira S. Pastor joins our blog team with the post "Death Reversal — The Reanima Project — Research Whose Time Has Come" at
Recent interesting blog posts include:
"DARPA Wants to Hack Your Nervous System to Turn You Into a Super-Spy" by Sean Brazell at
"Effect of systemic transplantation of bone marrow-derived mesenchymal stem cells on neuropathology markers in APP/PS1 Alzheimer mice" by Steve Hill at
"First Retailer in Orbit: Lowe's and Made In Space Send 3D Printer to Station" by Klaus Baldauf at
"Gene Tool Shows Promise In Curing HIV, Cancer and Autism" by Sean Brazell at
"Genome Discovery Holds Key to Designer Organisms" by Klaus Baldauf at
"LIGO could catch dark matter made of black holes" by Andreas Matt at
"Microsoft's 'teen girl' AI turns into a Hitler-loving sex robot within 24 hours" by Sean Cusack at
"Neurons on a chip let drones smell bombs over a kilometer away" by Shailesh Prasad at
"Project Greenglow and the battle with gravity" by Andreas Matt at
"Seven ways the driverless car will change your life" by Aleksandar Vukovic at
"Resurrection and Biotechnology" by Ira S. Pastor at
"Temple Grandin On Her Search Engine" by Odette Gregory at
"These Google robots are so advanced that they can share knowledge...with one another!" by Shailesh Prasad at
"Transhumanism: Zoltan Istvan vs. Professor R. Jones" by Zoltan Istvan at
"Welcome to the Age of Autonomous Drone Ships" by Montie Adkins at
"When Will Virtual Embodiment Take Shape in Mainstream Society?" by Dan Faggella at

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