01 Feb '17, 12pm

Climate change means floating cities are no longer science fiction ... - Asia Property Report

Climate change means floating cities are no longer science fiction ... - Asia Property Report

‘Slightly crazy’ project draws flak though A rendered image of floating islands via The Seasteading Institute As climate change incontrovertibly makes itself felt from pole to pole, the tech industry is floating ideas about adapting to a catastrophe induced by global warming. One of these is the notion of moving residents from low-lying Pacific islands, on the front-lines of rising sea levels, to seasteads, i.e. floating platforms that serve as permanent dwellings at sea. Once the realm of science fiction, the idea of floating islands is coming to pass as the world’s ice caps continue to melt at a worrying pace. The government of Kiribati is already considering such floating platforms, while French Polynesia is working on a similar project with the California-based nonprofit named The Seasteading Institute , The New York Times reported. Randolph Hencken, the institute’s ex...

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