Seasteading TEDx Talk to be Followed by World Premiere of ‘Okeanos’ Dance-Circus Performance

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The TEDx Big Blue event is just over two weeks away, and we’re looking forward to connecting with top marine scientists and advocates, and introducing the vision of seasteading to an ocean-loving audience over the course of the weekend. Each short  Continue Reading »

Seasteading Conference Site Visit: This is Going to be an Epic Event!

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(This blog was written by our Director of Special Events, Brian Wallace, brian at seasteading dot org) Last Thursday I toured three of the venues we will be using for The Seasteading Conference in San Francisco, May 31-June 2, 2012. Senior  Continue Reading »

NYC FutureSteading Event Draws Big Crowd

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Although Silicon Valley and San Francisco are often considered the hubs of disruptive new technologies, New York City is certainly in contention as the focal point for the future-oriented. We’re not sure how else one can explain the inspiring turnout  Continue Reading »

Patri Friedman Speaking at TEDx “Big Blue” in San Francisco, April 12

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The stars have aligned to bring The Seasteading Institute an opportunity to present our vision of ocean-based communities to a near-ideal audience: Next month, the independently-organized TEDx Big Blue event will convene lovers of both oceans and world-changing ideas right  Continue Reading »

Take our survey: How did you learn about seasteading?

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Flagging Paper Illuminates Open Registry Options for Shipsteads

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In addition to bolstering our professional research into critical challenges posed by seasteading, the Institute is also looking to partner with highly motivated university-level students who want to conduct seasteading-related research for school credit. We were thus pleased to hear  Continue Reading »

The Seasteading Institute March 2012 Newsletter

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The Seasteading Institute – March 2012 Newsletter   Dear Friend of The Seasteading Institute, We are excited that The Seasteading Conference is quickly approaching, and we hope to see you in San Francisco from May 31 to June 2. For  Continue Reading »

Where, oh Where? Seasteading Location Study Released

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This post was contributed by The Seasteading Institute’s Director of Engineering, George Petrie. If you’ve ever had the experience of moving to a new city, you’ve probably gone through the process of deciding which neighborhood is the best for your  Continue Reading »

Speakers for The Seasteading Conference Announced

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We are proud to announce the first round of speakers for The Seasteading Conference. The latest research from the Institute? You’ll hear it. Maritime law and aquatic engineering? We have it covered. Financing, entrepreneurial opportunities, and budding ventures? You’ll be  Continue Reading »

Visit to research vessel in San Diego

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We recently traveled to San Diego to tour the RP FLIP vessel. FLIP is an innovative seacraft – essentially a long tube designed to be tugged to its destination horizontally, then to be flooded at one end to re-orient it  Continue Reading »