Category: Crowdfunding

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Eris — The Dawn of Distributed Autonomous Organizations and The Future of Governance

Project Douglas launches Eris, a serverless framework for distributed autonomous organizations.

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Crowdfunding: Heathervescent ‘s Future of Money TV Show Will Cover Digital Currencies, Privacy Issues, More!

Help futurist and filmmaker Heathervescent (aka Heather Shlegel) create The Future of Money TV series.

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Natasha Vita-More in Conversation with Tim Maupin on the “Last Generation to Die”

The art and science of asking questions is the source of all knowledge ~ Thomas Berger

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[updated] I Am A Little Mouse And I Want To Live Longer — Support Crowdfunded Longevity Research

Help support the development of open science longevity research by contributing to this crowdfunded effort.

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Shifting the Visual Spectrum: 3-dehydro retinol

Because vision is really the primary means by which we assess our environment, throughout history people have always sought ways to augment this ability. Sure, sure. We all know about binoculars and telescopes and microscopes and such… but what if we could enhance our vision without need for any device at all? What if all we needed was a pill?


LunarSail Project: Using a Solar Sail to Launch a Lunar Satellite

In 1969, Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin became the first humans to walk on the Moon. Forty-four years later, an enterprising non-profit is building the first privately-owned spacecraft for launch into lunar orbit and using crowdfunding and social media on the internet to enable the public to participate. Named LunarSail, the goal of the project is to give students and the public the opportunity to participate in developing a spacecraft that will not only go into space, but also travel to the Moon while conducting science experiments.

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Crowdfunding: Ellipse — A science based sci-fi film using real data from the Kepler Telescope

Ellipse is a science fiction short film that spans centuries and galaxies being made by director, Ilana Rein, who also made the award-winning documentary WE ARE ALL CYLONS.