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 »

Seasteading Covered by Reuters

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A reporter from the international news agency Reuters recently spoke with our director of engineering, George Petrie, as well as our president, Michael Keenan, on The Seasteading Institute’s vision and strategy for bringing about permanent, autonomous communities on the ocean.  Continue Reading »

Registration Open for Seasteading Conference 2012!

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Join us this May 31st to June 2nd for Seasteading Conference 2012 — a landmark event featuring the vanguards of the seasteading movement. Network with fellow entrepreneurs, ocean law experts, maritime professionals, industrial leaders, investors, and seasteading enthusiasts for two  Continue Reading »

Sludgesteading: Robotic Algae Farming on the High Seas

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We frequently receive interesting suggestions for promising economic opportunities on the ocean, but we rarely come across an idea as novel as BEAR Oceanics’ floating robotic algae farms, which are capable of converting sludgy algae biomass into diesel biofuel. With $1,200  Continue Reading »

Are Seasteads the Future of Scientific Research?

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Nikki Olson recently wrote an intriguing post at the Institute for Ethics & Emerging Technologies blog on the opportunities for medical research and experimentation aboard seasteads. Our ears perk up every time we hear the word “experiment,” and we’re always on  Continue Reading »

Daily Caller Picks Seasteading Op-Ed as Third Most Interesting of 2011

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In the spirit of the New Year, an editor at The Daily Caller recently sifted through more than 2,000 op-eds published by the popular D.C.-based website over the past year, in search of the most subjectively “interesting” pieces. Despite the whirlwind of  Continue Reading »

Registration Open for Seasteading Conference 2012!

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Join us this May 31st to June 2nd for Seasteading Conference 2012 — a landmark event featuring the vanguards of the seasteading movement. Network with fellow entrepreneurs, ocean law experts, maritime professionals, industrial leaders, investors, and seasteading enthusiasts for two  Continue Reading »