Buckminster Fuller

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Noun1.Buckminster Fuller - United States architect who invented the geodesic dome (1895-1983)Buckminster Fuller - United States architect who invented the geodesic dome (1895-1983)
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The accident happened on the B676 near Buckminister in Leicestershire.
Schmidt, the recipient of a Printz Honor and a Newbery Honor for Lizzie Bright and the Buckminister Boy and a Newbery Honor for The Wednesday Wars, was no stranger to the awards circuit.
Ray himself told us how he once gave a lecture at the Harvard Business School in the presence of the famous inventor Buckminister (Bucky) Fuller, who had asked him whether the Landmaster had mechanized agriculture, or had it mechanized the buffalo?
When Aaron Klug and Donald Caspar were attempting to work out the structure of icosahedral viruses with 60 subunits in their outer shells, someone pointed out to them the similarities between the proposed structure and that of architect Buckminister Fuller's geodesic dome.
Burial will be in Buckminister Cemetery in the spring.