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Can Seasteading Help in the Humanitarian Refugee Crisis?

By Marcus Brancaglione Marcus is Founder and current President of the NGO ReCivitas, a think tank that develops innovative social technologies, widely published academic journals, books, conference materials and university extension courses and extension publications (developed through classes under his professorship). Since 2008, he has worked on the development of policies regarding Basic Income Guarantee, referenced in […]

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Seasteading Press: Left, Right, Green, Feminist and Free

  2017 has proved to be the turning point for seasteading. The book and our efforts in French Polynesia have been featured across the political spectrum in The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, CNN, The New Republic, ABC, BBC, Reuters, KQED, EcoWatch, FEE, Guernica and a long list of other major new sources. The world’s first seastead should open in 2020 instead of […]

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The Ultimate Seasteading Podcast

“I fell in love immediately.” Talking to the incomparable David Frizzell, Leadership Consultant and host of the Team Guru Podcast, reminded me of how I felt when I first grokked the possibilities of seasteading “It blew the top of my head off,” said David. “And I said I want to be a part of that.” […]

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Oxford English Dictionary Adds “Seasteading”

In 2011, when Randy Hencken first joined The Seasteading Institute, he ran a small campaign to have “seasteading” included in the dictionary. This week, that dream came true. The Dictionaries department at Oxford University Press feature seasteading in their blog post and highlighted the addition on their social media channels. They even made a cute cartoon about seasteading. Less than a […]

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Pitch: Sustainable Floating Free Zones in Dubai

What’s the greatest business opportunity in the world? What’s more valuable than oil? How can spectacular economic growth be sustained? Leaders in Dubai sponsored my trip to answer these questions.   Dr. Mohammed Al Zarooni, Director General of Dubai Airport Free Zone Authority (DAFZA) and Vice President and CEO of Dubai Silicon Oasis (DSO), asked Dark […]

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First Tahitian Seasteading Gathering

Under the high patronage of the President of French Polynesia, Mr. Édouard Fritch, and co-sponsored by Blue Frontiers. Join the gathering of the first seasteaders in paradise May 15-18, 2017. View our distinguished speakers and program on the conference webpage. Interested in attending – apply today.  

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Podcast: Seasteading = Better Than Sustainable

My controversial interview with the Sustainable Communities Summit is now free.   Host Alan James allowed me to talk at length about the entrepreneurs who plan to show the world how to think beyond sustainability – and beyond politics itself. I succeeded in blowing Alan’s mind. You’ll notice several times when I stop talking, he catches his breath for a moment, […]

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Video: Joe Quirk – What is Seasteading?

Originally from Lateline ABC Australia. Transcript: JOE QUIRK, SEASTEAD INSTITUTE: Seasteading is building politically independent cities that float on the ocean. Half the Earth’s surface is unclaimed by any government, so these would be start-up countries on the blue frontier. Seasteaders bring a Silicon Valley sensibility to the problem of governments not innovating sufficiently. And […]

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“We are the Blue Frontier,” says spokesman for French Polynesia Government

“We have solutions to bring the world.” Spokesman for the French Polynesian government articulates his extraordinary vision for Floating Islands in an unedited spontaneous interview Mere days after signing a Memorandum of Understanding with The Seasteading Institute on behalf of President Fritch, government spokesman and Minister of Housing, Jean-Christophe Bouissou, arrived home to express his global vision for a floating innovation hub on TNTV in Tahiti.And […]

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