aerial photo of island surrounded by turquoise water covered in trees and red-roofed buildingsNew member Arkadi Mazin recently took a reporting trip to Zuzalu, a “pop-up city” in Montenegro and site of a two-month conference on topics ranging from cryptocurrency to decentralized science to longevity. Mazin writes about his experience for the Lifespan Extension Advocacy Foundation’s website. He delves into the conversations he had with attendees about longevity and its interaction with other featured topics at Zuzalu, such as the potential for a longevity-focused network state and the reasons the AI community is so interested in longevity. Image by Jasmine_K via Shutterstock