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R. Buckminster Fuller on PBS

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Description: A biography of R. Buckminster Fuller, with explanations and illustrations of inventions such as the Dymaxion house, Dymaxion car, Dymaxion bathroom, and geodesic dome. Explore Fuller's Dymaxion map, John Kuhtik's Fly's Eye Dome, the World Game, and the Hoberman Sphere. Hear clips and read quotes from the American Masters film "Thinking Out Loud," plus previously unpublished excerpts from the film's interviews. Read perspectives on Fuller written by E.J. Applewhite, daughter Allegra Fuller Snyder, Bonnie Goldstein DeVarco, and Sarah Feldman.

Levels: High School (9-12), College
Languages: English
Resource Types: Audiovisuals
Math Topics: Higher-Dimensional Geometry, History and Biography, Architecture

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