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Engineers Planning Waterworld-esque Floating City at Sea
Written by Daniel   
Wednesday, 11 March 2009 12:44
 The seas could be the next great frontier of expansion for mankind -- or a big flop

Jason Mick (Blog) - March 11, 2009 9:02 AM

When most people think of the next frontier, they think of the depths of outer space.  As a scant few science fiction works like the TV show Sea Quest pointed out, though, the next frontier for human exploration and settlement may be here on earth -- the sea.

With two thirds of the Earth covered in water, many have long envisioned building colonies on the high seas.  While such ideas have been around for hundreds of years (or earlier depending on your interpretation of the Atlantis myths), the engineering expertise need to implement them remained out of reach.  [Comments...]


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