Buckminster Fuller’s Geodesic Life

Buckminster one said, “You never change things by fighting the existing reality. To change something, build a new model that makes the existing model obsolete.”

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He would go on to shift a societal paradigm by weaving geodesic domes, biomimicry and mindful tinkering into inexpensive and synergistic shelter and transportation.

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“I must reorganize the environment of man by which then greater numbers of men can prosper”
– Buckminster Fuller as told to Studs Terkel during interviews recored in 1965 and 1970

The Experimenters, from the creators of Blank on Blank: Icons of science, innovation and technology on what spurred their creativity.

Hear the full, unedited interviews with Bucky + see his inventions and futuristic magic @ blankonblank.org/interviews/buckminster-geodesic-dymaxion/

Executive Producer: David Gerlach
Interviewer: Studs Terkel studsterkel.org
Director: Patrick Smith
Animator: Jennifer Yoo
Series Producer: Amy Drozdowska

Photos
RBF BOARD NFP
THE HENRY FORD
IAN MCWILLIAMS
TOMM POUCE

Music
JOHNNY RIPPER
“Opening Credits”

OSKAR SCHUSTER
“Sneeuwland”

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