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Nextbigfuture is the Lifeboat Foundation Technology Research News Website. The Lifeboat Foundation is a nonprofit non-governmental organization dedicated to encouraging scientific advancements while helping humanity survive existential risks and possible misuse of increasingly powerful technologies, including genetic engineering, nanotechnology, and robotics/AI, as we move towards a technological singularity. Technology is an important factor in solving and creating many of the Lifeboat relevant issues.
Yea, they take themselves pretty seriously, but the Carnival is a fun ride.