Lifeboat News #206

#206

Lifeboat News

This issue published on 09/01/19. Copyright 2019 Lifeboat Foundation. All Rights Reserved.

New Worlds 2019 Update

New Worlds 2019 will be held November 15–16 in Austin, Texas.
 
This conference is committed to enabling human beings to live and thrive in space, to identifying and developing the technologies and approaches needed to harvest space resources and using those resources to build new industries, companies, and communities that will open the frontier, be it on the Moon, Mars, or the Free Space between worlds.
 
Our Jason Dunn, Khaki Rodway, Gabriel Rothblatt, Rick Tumlinson, and Robert Zubrin will be speaking.
 
Learn more at http://earthlightfoundation.org/newworlds

Healthy Masters International Conference 2019

The Healthy Masters International Conference 2019 will be held November 30–December 1 at the Sheraton Porto in Portugal.
 
Our Bill Andrews, Nichola Conlon, José Luis Cordeiro, Aubrey de Grey, Greg Fahy, William Faloon, Steven A. Garan, Naveen Jain, David Kekich, Nuno Martins, Liz Parrish, and Paul A. Spiegel will be speaking.
 
Learn more at https://www.healthymasters.net

Books

Read “Artificial You: AI and the Future of Your Mind” by our Susan Schneider at https://amzn.to/2yRYEiE
 
Read “Principles of Space Anthropology: Establishing a Science of Human Space Settlement” by our Cameron Smith at https://amzn.to/2BrMxdp

Blog

Tanvir Ahmed joins our blog team with the post “Mayo Clinic Showcases Anti-Aging Senolytics” at https://lifeboat.com/blog/2019/10/mayo-...nolytics
 
Recent interesting blog posts include:
 
“2019 Ozone Hole is the Smallest on Record Since Its Discovery” by Tracy R. Atkins at https://lifeboat.com/blog/2019/10/2019-...iscovery
 
“Air Force’s mystery space plane lands, ends 2-year mission” by Dan Kummer at https://lifeboat.com/blog/2019/10/air-f...-mission
 
“As We Search for a New Home, Robots Have Conquered Space” by B.J. Murphy at https://lifeboat.com/blog/2019/10/as-we...ed-space
 
“Avatars: Are we ready for our digital twins?” by Shailesh Prasad at https://lifeboat.com/blog/2019/10/avata...al-twins
 
“Black hole caught flickering violently WITHIN our galaxy” by Roger Dufur at https://lifeboat.com/blog/2019/10/black...r-galaxy
 
“Block-like robots could assemble into emergency staircases” by Genevieve O’Hagan at https://lifeboat.com/blog/2019/10/block...aircases
 
“Chameleon’s tongue strike inspires fast-acting robots” by Saúl Morales Rodriguéz at https://lifeboat.com/blog/2019/10/chame...g-robots
 
“The Cosmological Conundrum of the Expansion Rate of the Universe” by Paul Battista at https://lifeboat.com/blog/2019/10/the-c...universe
 
“‘Diamond rain’ on Saturn and Jupiter” by Quinn Sena at https://lifeboat.com/blog/2019/10/diamo...-jupiter
 
“Did Google Just Achieve ‘Quantum Supremacy’?” by Michael Dodd at https://lifeboat.com/blog/2019/10/did-g...upremacy
 
“Dielectric metasurfaces for next-generation holograms” by Quinn Sena at https://lifeboat.com/blog/2019/10/diele...olograms
 
“Directed-energy weapon (DEW) full documentary” by Roger Dufur at https://lifeboat.com/blog/2019/10/direc...umentary
 
“Elon Musk’s Neuralink unveils device to connect your brain to a smartphone” by Shane Hinshaw at https://lifeboat.com/blog/2019/10/elon-...artphone
 
“Faster, More Secure Communications Using Structured Light in Quantum Protocols” by Genevieve O’Hagan at https://lifeboat.com/blog/2019/10/faste...rotocols
 
“Finally, a Clear Look at the Weird Substance China Found on the Moon” by Roger Dufur at https://lifeboat.com/blog/2019/10/final...the-moon
 
“‘First Light’ Achieved on an Experiment That Could Crack The Mystery of Dark Energy” by Quinn Sena at https://lifeboat.com/blog/2019/10/first...k-energy
 
“Future Consequences of Cryptocurrency Use: Systemic Investigation of Two Scenarios” by Victor V. Motti at https://lifeboat.com/blog/2019/10/futur...cenarios
 
“Genetic correlations between pain phenotypes and depression and neuroticism” by Xavier Rosseel at https://lifeboat.com/blog/2019/10/genet...roticism
 
“Immortality’s a Red Herring; We Want Indefinite Life Extension” by B.J. Murphy at https://lifeboat.com/blog/2019/10/immor...xtension
 
“Is a New Particle Changing the Fate of the Universe?” by Paul Battista at https://lifeboat.com/blog/2019/10/is-a-...universe
 
“Israeli Technology Converts Air Into Water for Residents in Northern Colombia” by Omuterema Akhahenda at https://lifeboat.com/blog/2019/10/israe...colombia
 
“Kevin Strange at Ending Age-Related Diseases 2019” by Steve Hill at https://lifeboat.com/blog/2019/10/kevin...ses-2019
 
“Lattice QCD Calculations Predict Exotic Nuclei Not on Periodic Table” by Saúl Morales Rodriguéz at https://lifeboat.com/blog/2019/10/latti...ic-table
 
“LIGO’s Lasers Can See Gravitational Waves, Even Though The Waves Stretch The Light Itself” by Genevieve O’Hagan at https://lifeboat.com/blog/2019/10/ligos...t-itself
 
“The Longevity biotech industry is hitting its stride” by John Davies at https://lifeboat.com/blog/2019/10/the-l...s-stride
 
“NASA Innovator Experiments with Force Fields for Moving Matter” by Saúl Morales Rodriguéz at https://lifeboat.com/blog/2019/10/nasa-...g-matter
 
“New Biomaterial Developed That Could Be a Treatment for Spinal Cord Injuries” by Saúl Morales Rodriguéz at https://lifeboat.com/blog/2019/10/new-b...injuries
 
“New-Found Comet Gateway Funnels Icy Bodies Into Inner Solar System” by Bruce Dorminey at https://lifeboat.com/blog/2019/10/new-f...r-system
 
“The Origin of Consciousness in the Brain Is About to Be Tested” by Shailesh Prasad at https://lifeboat.com/blog/2019/10/the-o...e-tested
 
“Public Internet Access: Brief history” by Philip Raymond at https://lifeboat.com/blog/2019/10/publi...-history
 
“Researchers transmit energy with laser in ‘historic’ power-beaming demonstration” by Klaus Baldauf at https://lifeboat.com/blog/2019/10/resea...stration
 
“Scientists Create Solid Light” by Quinn Sena at https://lifeboat.com/blog/2019/10/scien...id-light
 
“Scientists Demonstrate Direct Brain-to-Brain Communication in Humans” by Genevieve O’Hagan at https://lifeboat.com/blog/2019/10/scien...n-humans
 
“Scientists may have discovered parallel universe” by Philip Raymond at https://lifeboat.com/blog/2019/10/scien...universe
 
“A Simple Filter Turns Blue OLED Light Into White” by Omuterema Akhahenda at https://lifeboat.com/blog/2019/10/a-sim...to-white
 
“Sound waves: A noninvasive way to attack prostate cancer” by Omuterema Akhahenda at https://lifeboat.com/blog/2019/10/sound...e-cancer
 
“Space — the next frontier — requires innovation in nuclear fuel design and testing” by Klaus Baldauf at https://lifeboat.com/blog/2019/10/space...-testing
 
“Tech Giants Have Hijacked the Web. It’s Time for a Reboot” by Tracy R. Atkins at https://lifeboat.com/blog/2019/10/tech-...a-reboot
 
“There are potentially millions of tons of water ice on the Moon!” by Alberto Lao at https://lifeboat.com/blog/2019/10/there...the-moon
 
“This ‘Quantum Battery’ Never Loses Its Charge” by Shane Hinshaw at https://lifeboat.com/blog/2019/10/this-...s-charge
 
“US dark-matter detector heads underground” by Paul Battista at https://lifeboat.com/blog/2019/10/us-da...erground
 
“Virgin Galactic and Under Armour unveil spacesuits for the first space tourists to wear next year” by Tracy R. Atkins at https://lifeboat.com/blog/2019/10/virgi...ext-year

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