In the late months of 1927, a desperate man stood at the shores of Lake Michigan contemplating ending his own life.
Buckminster Fuller is best known for the invention of the Geodesic Dome.
Since the invention of the printing press, the scientific and thought advances of man have spread throughout the world at ever increasing rates, extending to millions an education that was historicall
Consistently ahead of his time, Buckminster Fuller deeply believed in humanity’s capacity to overcome obstacles and succeed.
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