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Expanding Geodesic Dome

by on 01/ 09/ 2008, under Art, Engineering, Technology, Uncategorized





… The Expanding Geodesic Dome blossoms open from a 1.5-meter cluster to a 6-meter structural dome….


The Expanding Geodesic Dome blossoms open from a 1.5-meter cluster to a 6-meter structural dome when pulled open from its base. When deployed it has the same shape and triangulated pattern as Buckminster Fuller’s static, geodesic dome, taking this seminal historic structure (see Mongolian “Gir”) into the 21st century.






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