Oceans First, Space Second

Main Stage

June 15th, 2019 from 3:25pm to 4:00pm

Zero-gravity environments. Alien intelligence. Sustainable algae-based food. The next universe is the ocean. In fact settling the oceans is the best way to save this planet, and the best way to save us from ourselves. The sustainability department at NASA Ames watched The Eight Great Moral Imperatives of Seasteading video series and invited Joe Quirk to speak to their engineers.  Seasteading is not only a way to test space colonies at sea. It’s a way to end state political conflict forever and build sustainable societies on two-thirds of the worlds’ surface. Several companies have already begun.