Spaceship Earth: exhibit on Buckminster Fuller's world view


Spaceship Earth

© Environment Canada, 2015

Immerse yourself in the world view of Richard Buckminster Fuller, the man who designed the Biosphere’s geodesic dome. An inventor ahead of his time, Fuller popularized the concept of “Spaceship Earth” as a metaphor for the fact that we live on a planet with limited resources.

Are you on board?

This enchanting new exhibition will prompt you to reflect on our current lifestyle. You’ll discover the inventor Richard Buckminster Fuller and his inspiring view of sustainable development. On Earth, like on a spaceship, it is important to conserve and respect the limited resources available. We’re all part of the crew of Spaceship Earth and we have the power to make a difference.

Let yourself be transported by the futuristic vision of the architect of the Biosphere.

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