Tags » Geodesic Dome

Disney's Spaceship Earth in my Neighborhood

You never know what influences have shaped the physical world around you. This thought occurred to me as I listened to a podcast (Yes, I listen to a lot of podcasts.) The podcast host brought up the concept of a geodesic sphere. 320 more words


"Average Healthy Human"

I will always remember the summer of 1967. I was only 14 years old and blessed to reside in what was then one of the great cities of the world, Montréal, Canada. 1,222 more words

Global Visions

Geodesic Dome Chicken Coop

With different facing materials, this structure can also be used as a ramada or a greenhouse.


Geodesic Dome build. Pentagon template, triangles and panel.

As you have seen in the previous post I have completed the first of the Hexagon panels so the next step was to complete a Pentagon panel so I could be sure they would go together before forging on and making the rest of the triangles. 326 more words

Self Reliance

April 2015 Update

Things are starting to happen on the tiny allotment. The barrel garden I built last year is starting to look really good with early onions, garlic, strawberries, and salad all springing to life. 473 more words


Buckminster Fuller: the Dymaxion Bathroom & House

Buckminster Fuller was a 20th century inventor and visionary who did not limited to one field of expertise. He worked as a ‘comprehensive anticipatory design scientist’ to solve global problems. 146 more words

Tips And Tricks

Journal of 3/29/2015


L bracket x3
M6x50 x7
M6 normal washer x7
M6 fat washer x7
M6 spring washer x7

I made circular spot for the underground heat exchange chamber. 28 more words

House Project