Research and write two-three page essay on architect R. Buckminster Fuller and geodesic domes. (See guidelines and list of geodesic domes) The first page of your essay should focus on Buckminster Fuller’s contributions to geometry – specifically the geodesic dome. Then choose a geodesic dome from the links below or find one of your own (clear topic with teacher before beginning). Include the following in your essay:
What makes this geodesic dome unique?
When and where was it built?
For what purpose was it built?
How much did it cost?
What are its dimensions?
Any other interesting facts about your structure.
Some popular geodesic domes known today are: Superior Dome: Northern Michigan University. Marquette, MI