Seasteading is the technology to vote with your house.
I read this book with enormous pleasure. No fallacy can stop the power of an idea that has been articulated by a leader who can make it happen. The startup societies movement, of which seasteading is a part, has long needed an expert in both business and international law to explain comprehensively why entrepreneurs canRead more
In 1970, cruise ships were a luxury for rich people only. Now they’re cheaper per night than many coastal hotels. In 1990, cell phones were for the rich. Now children in some of the poorest countries use them. What changed? Rich people bought early models, which attracted innovators who wanted to make money by providingRead more
oil rigs and cruise ships are safe from pirates, and seasteads will be, too. There’s a flourishing industry of private security firms protecting thousands of ships on the ocean right now. They are far better equipped than pirates, and pirates have never boarded a ship with a private security team.
Check out this new Seasteading song titled Steading Out to Sea by SirRiffsAlot on Soundcloud. Share with friends. If you download and re-mix it, please credit SirRiffsAlot, add link back and a note: “This song is registered under a Creative Commons license.” It’s gonna happen You watch We are graced by rascals Who know whatRead more
This 3-minute seasteading video, which sums up technologies described by aquapreneurs in the book, is still the most-viewed on BBC’s “Newtopias”. Please share this with friends and colleagues. Does humanity’s future lie out at sea? The second-most watched is “What Would Life Be Like Without a State?” This is the state-subsidized BBC funded primarily by a televisionRead more
Please be sure not to confuse the roles of The Seasteading Institute and Blue Frontiers. Blue Frontiers is an independent company, distinct from The Seasteading Institute. The Seasteading Institute is a small nonprofit promoting the idea of seasteading around the globe. Blue Frontiers is a startup company that will build the first seastead inRead more
Lelei LeLaulu is a development entrepreneur from Samoa who specializes in the Pacific Islands and advises the International Finance Corporation on sustainable business. He is a graduate of Harvard Business School. He spoke eloquently at the First Tahitian Seasteading Gathering here.Read more