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Building the Geodesic dome

I watched the weather on the met office website avidly from midweek hoping that Sunday would be fine with light winds. First the weather looked OK then the next day Malcolm called to ask if I really wanted to go ahead on Sunday as the weather looked really bad. 1,208 more words



These are some images of a group of domes built in Northwest Arkansas in the early 1970s, a time when domes had become a popular construction design among those seeking alternative lifestyles. 302 more words


So, what do you think?

Just a very short entry to say that with the help of some good friends Max and Malcolm and my beautiful wife Jules we managed to build the Geodesic Dome Greenhouse in just over two hours. 37 more words

Self Reliance

Today could be the day....

….that we build our dome!

It has been a mammoth task but all the triangle have been made, covered in plastic and assembled into hexagon and pentagon panels. 71 more words

Self Reliance

A Triple-Braided Cord

The Morning Message: The message of hope

A Cord of Three Strands

New Living Translation
A person standing alone can be attacked and defeated, but two can stand back-to-back and conquer. 530 more words

Something About Buckminster Fuller

I associate Buckminster Fuller with the word “macro”. He was a man who was capable of very big ideas and who had a large vision for the world. 941 more words

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