Public participation

Check out the Allosphere at California NanoSystems Institute, UCSB

By | 2017-06-01T14:04:34+00:00 September 10th, 2010|Computational nanotechnology, Nano, Nanodot, NanoEducation, Nanotech, Nanotechnology, Public participation|

We have reports from a couple of Foresight members who have toured the Allosphere, part of the California NanoSystems Institute at UC Santa Barbara, and it sounds truly impressive. From [...]

Donate your laptop time to nanotech R&D for clean water

By | 2017-06-01T14:04:34+00:00 September 9th, 2010|Environment, Health, and Safety, Healing/preserving environment, Nano, Nanodot, Nanoscale Bulk Technologies, Nanotech, Nanotechnology, Public participation, Research|

Projects exist for aggregating personal computers into one large project for various worthy purposes, from space to biology research, some nanotech-related such a protein folding.  Now IBM has a similar [...]

Life extension conference: $100 off discount code

By | 2017-06-01T14:16:55+00:00 August 13th, 2010|Health & longevity, Life extension, Meetings & Conferences, Nanodot, Public participation|

Many of you have an interest in human longevity in general and in being healthier and living longer personally.  If we want to help develop and guide nanotech and other [...]

Don't miss the Open Science Summit, July 29-31, in person or live webcast

By | 2017-06-01T14:04:35+00:00 July 19th, 2010|Economics, Environment, Health, and Safety, Ethics, Future Medicine, Health & longevity, Intellectual Property, International organizations, Investment/Entrepreneuring, Life extension, Meetings & Conferences, Nanodot, New Institutions, Open Source, Open source sensing, Openness/Privacy, Opinion, Public participation, Research|

The Open Science Summit on July 29-31 in Berkeley is looking better and better. Topics include OpenPCR, DIY biology, open source hardware, brain preservation, synthetic biology, gene patents, open data, open access [...]

Update e-newsletter: an easy way to monitor Nanodot posts

By | 2017-06-01T14:04:35+00:00 July 12th, 2010|About Foresight, Foresight News Articles, Meetings & Conferences, Nanodot, Public participation|

If you're having trouble remembering to stop by Nanodot (this blog), and also having trouble keeping up with your RSS feeds (as I am), there's an easier way to keep [...]

Nominations now open for 2010 Feynman Prize in Nanotechnology

By | 2017-06-01T14:04:35+00:00 July 7th, 2010|Artificial Molecular Machines, Atomically Precise Manufacturing (APM), Computational nanotechnology, Foresight News Articles, Molecular manufacturing, Molecular Nanotechnology, Nano, Nanodot, Nanotech, Nanotechnology, Productive Nanosystems, Public participation|

The nomination/submission process for the 2010 Foresight Institute Feynman Prizes in Nanotechnology is now open.  Two $5000 prizes are offered, one for theory and one for experimental achievement.  These prizes [...]

Open Science Summit to be streamed live

By | 2017-06-01T14:04:36+00:00 June 21st, 2010|Abuse of Advanced Technology, Environment, Health, and Safety, Ethics, Foresight News Articles, Meetings & Conferences, Nanodot, Nanotechnology Politics, Open Source, Open source sensing, Openness/Privacy, Opinion, Public participation, Security|

Not able to attend the Open Science Summit on July 29-31 in Berkeley, California? We'll miss you, but you can watch the conference live at: http://fora.tv/live/open_science/open_science_summit_2010 Put it on your [...]