ISLAND MENTALITY FROM NYC

“Imagine an island not far off the coast of French Polynesia, floating quietly while it absorbs hundreds of millions if not billions of dollars in crypto capital. Idyllic animatronic palms made of stainless steel manufactured in Germany and coated in organic coconut husk waft gently in the breeze, while an underwater generator noiselessly converts salt water to a drinkable resource. A backdrop of impossibly green hills glimmer with solar panels coated in a thin layer of hyper-absorbent algae, courtesy of a Swedish start-up whose CEO lives in a villa nestled into the landscape. Welcome to the future of Seasteading.”  Island Mentality by Alice Bucknell

Read the full article published by Rhizome being situated in New York City here:

http://rhizome.org/editorial/2018/jun/14/island-mentality/?utm_source=Rhizome+News&utm_campaign=73dfbec534-EMAIL_CAMPAIGN_2018_06_15_02_46&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_6f6e0ea86b-73dfbec534-11620149