Website Migration Update – Tuesday, 24-January

January 24, 2012 by

The website is very close to being finalized. We have our fingers crossed that the new verion and the new forums will be live in the next few days. We are waiting on the development contractors to work out some final kinks and then perform the final migration.

We apologize that the forums have been down for the extended period, and we hope the wait for the new forums will be worthwhile for active and new users alike.

~Randy Hencken, Senior Director, The Seasteading Institute
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Conference 2012

January 4, 2012 by

Thiel Fellowship still accepting applicants for 20 under 20 until Dec 31.

December 22, 2011 by

The note below comes from our friends at the Thiel Fellowship:

We are delighted to announce that we are now accepting applications for the 2012 class of Thiel Fellows. The 20 Under 20 Thiel Fellowship is a no-strings-attached grant of $100,000 that lets extraordinary young adults skip college and focus on their work, their research, and their self-education. The deadline is December 31st.

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Temporary shutdown of forums

December 20, 2011 by

Greetings forum users:

We are going to temporarily shutdown the forums beginning on Friday, Dec 23. We hope to have the forums live again by the second week of January, 2012. This temporary halt is due to our website upgrade and migration.

We apologize in advance if this causes you any inconvenience, and we appreciate your understanding.

Thank you for your active participation in the forums and we look forward to providing you with this space to discuss your seasteading related ideas again shortly.

On behalf of The Seasteading Institute,
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Support the Crazy Ones, Change the World!

December 4, 2011 by


Support the Crazy Ones, Change the World!


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Newsletter, November 2011

November 18, 2011 by



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The Seasteading Insititute is Hiring: Administrative Associate & Conference Organizer

October 14, 2011 by

We currently have the following job openings, based at our new headquarters in Oakland, CA:

Administrative Associate – This individual will be responsible for administrative tasks, communications with supporters, scheduling meetings, and much more.

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Patri Friedman’s talk from Helsinki online

July 18, 2011 by

Here’s link to a video of a talk that Patri gave in Helsinki on May 13, 2011. Enjoy!

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Wanted: Seasteading Stories from the Future

June 6, 2011 by

Wanted: Seasteading Stories from the Future


Can you write an inspiring article from the future illustrating how seasteading has improved humanity? If so, we want your submission. The best stories will be featured on our revised website later in the year.

Here’s what talented writers need to know when they draft their entries:

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The Seasteading Institute: Newsletter June 2011

June 3, 2011 by


The Seasteading Institute – June 2011 Newsletter


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