Monthly Archives: July 2017

Podcast: Lotta Moberg – The Political Economy of Special Economic Zones

I wouldn’t understand the power of seasteading if I didn’t understand the power of Special Economic Zones. What are those? Let’s ask the expert.     Lotta Moberg has written several academic papers on Special Economic Zones, as well as this essay in The Daily Caller I mention in our conversation. She recently published an applauded book, The Political Economy […]

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How Cities Will Save the Rainforest With Floating Production!

Guest Blog by Rutger De Graaf-van Dinther, founder of DeltaSync and Waterpioneer at Blue21 which will be building our Floating Islands in French Polynesia.  Rutger’s scientific vision is featured in the seasteading book.   At Blue21 we have published research results after years of study on the BlueRevolution. It shows the potential of floating developments for coastal cities and it was recently published in the Journal […]

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Conference Talks – J. Kalani English, Tua Pittman, Lelei Lelaulu

Who are the original seasteaders? Get ready to be astonished by the Polynesian perspective. It’s like nothing else I’ve ever heard. Our next round of talks from the First Tahitian Seasteading Gathering is live, featuring three prominent and well-respected Polynesians: the State Senate Majority Leader in Hawaii, a leading Master Ocean Navigator, and a former Special Advisor for […]

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Conference Talks – Joe, Randy and Vice President Rohfritsch

The First Tahitian Seasteading Gathering was a huge success! Our speaker series featured experts on the cutting edge of everything seasteaders care about— environmentalism, blue technology, aquaculture, and political innovation. If you weren’t able to join us in person or catch the livestream on May 15, 16 & 18, we’ll be releasing the talks over the next few […]

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National Geographic Explorers Debate – Ocean or Mars?

“Pick one: Would you rather live in a colony on Mars or in the ocean? In the coming years, both could be possible.”  National Geographic Explorer This was a huge win. Every year, the National Geographic Society hosts the Explorers Festival, bringing together the most fascinating and innovative scientists, conservationists, explorers, and storytellers from around the world. This year, they sponsored […]

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