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More recently, those in search of their own sovereign state have looked to other ways to start their own sovereign nations such as building floating artificial islands or giant cruise ships. The idea of seasteading, or the creation of permanent dwellings at sea, has gained popularity recently thanks to the creation of the Seasteading Institute in 2008 and a $500,000 investment in it by PayPal founder Peter Thiel. Another avenue that is being explored is the idea of moving a large group of like-minded people to an existing nation with a small population and replacing the existing government with a new one by prior super majority vote of its residents. An example of such an effort is the New Liberty Trust, formed in 2010 Read more: www.articlesbase.com... Under Creative Commons License: Attribution
Originally posted by Kayzar
Those who think a city in the sea would be a good idea have not spent that much time at sea.