Bob Pellissier awards “Science Scholarship for Orphans” to 4 Ugandans

Posted: Tue, February 24, 2015 | By: African Orphan-Education Projects

mbambu_kalondero.JPG Bob Pellissier, a resident of Sunol, Callifornia, and CEO of RKI Instruments in Union City, has established a “Science Scholarship for Orphans.” Parentless children in Uganda receiving his award are provided with tuition ($125 annually), plus room + board (also $125 annually) at the science-based Kasese Humanist Primary School (KHPS).… Continue Reading






Coalition for the Advancement of Radical Life Extension

Posted: Thu, February 19, 2015 | By: Life Extension

250px-Fountain_of_Eternal_Life_crop.jpg Purpose: To promote a more positive perception of radical life extension among the public at large. Vision: To bring about a sea change in how radical life extension is viewed and understood, in order to generate greater support for a broad range of related initiatives. Overview: It’s vital to get… Continue Reading


Coalition for the Advancement of Radical Life Extension

Posted: Thu, February 19, 2015 | By: Life Extension

250px-Fountain_of_Eternal_Life_crop.jpg Purpose: To promote a more positive perception of radical life extension among the public at large. Vision: To bring about a sea change in how radical life extension is viewed and understood, in order to generate greater support for a broad range of related initiatives. Overview: It’s vital to get… Continue Reading


SciCog Systems Executive Summary

Posted: Thu, February 19, 2015 | By: Transhuman

artificial_intelligence_by_robertt.jpg by David A. Kekich “A breakthrough in machine learning would be worth ten Microsofts.” —Bill Gates, Chairman, Microsoft SciCog Systems, Inc. is creating an automated “artificial intelligence (AI) research assistant,” essentially developing the world’s smartest, most knowledgeable and most effective research tool. The first application will accelerate biomedical science progress… Continue Reading




Critical Need to Promote Research of Aging & Aging-related Diseases to Improve Health & Longevity

Posted: Mon, February 09, 2015 | By: Life Extension

cellular_aging.jpg by Ilia Stambler On November 1-2, 2014, there took place in Beijing, China, the first International Conference on Aging and Disease (ICAD) of the International Society on Aging and Disease (ISOAD, http://isoad.org/). It showcased some of the latest advances in aging and longevity research, including regenerative medicine, geroprotective substances and… Continue Reading



Nyakiyumbu Widows Orphanage School Needs Volunteers - socially-responsible vacation opportunity

Posted: Fri, February 06, 2015 | By: African Orphan-Education Projects

20150118_110200.jpg Nyakiyumbu Widows Orphanage School is situated in the small village of Nayakiyumbu in rural western Uganda in a beautiful banana-growing area, five miles away from the Congo (DRC) border. The region is often called “Rwenzururu” due to its proximity to the Rwenzori mountains, known as the “Mountains of the Moon.”… Continue Reading


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