PODCAST: Marketplace Segment on Seasteading and Blueseed

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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  Continue Reading »

VIDEO: Introducing the Eight Great Moral Imperatives Series

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Dear Friend of The Seasteading Institute, What’s the point of building floating islands? It seemed strange to me when I first heard about it.  Once I learned to take a wide global and historical view, I discovered that floating communities  Continue Reading »

German Television Segment on Seasteading: ‘Galileo’ Explores The Promise of a New Frontier

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We have translated and subtitled a fast-paced, entertaining TV segment, put together by the German news show “Galileo,” and featuring an interview with Randolph Hencken (View on YouTube). We think our supporters will find the piece enlightening, both in terms  Continue Reading »

DeltaSync’s Final Concept Report Released

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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  Continue Reading »

Response to The Independent’s article “Super-yacht not big enough? Seasteads offer libertarians the vision of floating cities for the future.”

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This is Executive Director Randolph Hencken’s letter to The Independent in response the article “Super-yacht not big enough? Seasteads offer libertarians the vision of floating cities for the future” which was published on December 26, 2013. Dear Paul Peachey and  Continue Reading »

December 2013 Newsletter

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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  Continue Reading »

h+ Interviews Randolph Hencken

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Humanity+, one of the leading futurist/transhumanist advocacy organizations, recently featured an interview with Randy Hencken in its online h+ publication. Jesse Barksdale, the interviewer, asked a number of questions to introduce h+’s audience to our mission, and our latest strategy for  Continue Reading »

Contribute to Our Indiegogo Crowdfunding Campaign for the Floating City Project

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Help us pay for the innovative engineering design we’re contracting to our partners at DeltaSync!

Sign our Petition in Support of Larry Page’s Free-Experimentation Zones… on Land & Sea!

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Larry Page, co-founder and CEO of Google, appears to have been channelling The Seasteading Institute – whether he realized it or not – when he spoke of the need for more experiments with alternative legal and social systems. In his keynote  Continue Reading »

Announcing Survey for Prospective Seasteading Pioneers

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The Seasteading Institute is excited to be launching a new survey initiative at floating-city.org to gauge customer demand for an actual seastead, and to identify the pioneers for our vision of innovative oceanic communities. Are you ready to take the  Continue Reading »