Charlie Deist

March 2014 Newsletter

The Seasteading Institute March 2013 Newsletter (Past newsletters) Dear Friend of The Seasteading Institute, I couldn’t co-write a book about seasteaders without getting hooked. The book, Seasteading: How Floating Nations Will Change the World, is in the hands of Simon and Schuster and will be published in 2015. Now it’s time […]

March 16, 2014

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PODCAST: Marketplace Segment on Seasteading and Blueseed

Does Silicon Valley exhibit the qualities of an island? An outpost with its own rules? Or, insular and cut off from society? The popular radio show Marketplace recently covered this theme in a six minute segment connecting the vision of seasteading with recent developments in the Bay Area technology hub. The […]

February 13, 2014

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DeltaSync’s Final Concept Report Released

In case you missed our December newsletter, be sure to check out the recently released DeltaSync concept report [download here] – a central component of the first phase of the Floating City Project. You can also find their calculations on the main page for the Floating City Project, along with […]

December 30, 2013

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December 2013 Newsletter

The Seasteading Institute December 2013 Newsletter (Past newsletters) Dear Friend of The Seasteading Institute, When the history of seasteading is written, 2013 may be remembered as much more than a footnote. Not only did we celebrate the five-year anniversary of the Institute’s founding, but we also took advantage of momentum […]

December 22, 2013

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Seasteading and Ephemerisle Holiday Brunch (potluck)

Seasteaders and Ephemerislers are invited to gather for a potluck to celebrate the holiday season. When: Sunday, December 8, 2013 – 9:00am until 11:30am Where: Infinity Club Lounge, 333 Main Street, San Francisco, CA The Seasteading Institute will provide light fare, coffee, tea, and mimosas, plus plates, cups, and utensils. […]

November 13, 2013

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The Anatomy of a Drive-by Tweeting

Twitter and blogs can be a great way to pass two, or twenty, minutes with a mix of amusement and information. One unfortunate consequence of these punchy new journalism outlets, though, has been the advent of the “Drive-by Tweeting.” Not to be confused with tweeting-while-driving, the Drive-by Tweeting is the […]

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September 2013 Newsletter

The Seasteading Institute September 2013 Newsletter (Past newsletters) Dear Friend of The Seasteading Institute, Just after our last newsletter, on the eve of summer, we took a brief, hard-earned getaway to the annual Ephemerisle Festival (details below). Since then, it has been a busy season – full of good news […]

September 29, 2013

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