A Fuller View: Buckminster Fuller's Vision of Hope and by L. Steven Sieden

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By L. Steven Sieden

Publish yr note: First released February twenty fifth 2012
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Known as a “Leonardo da Vinci of the 20th century," engineer, dressmaker, inventor, and futurist Dr. R. Buckminster “Bucky" Fuller had a prepared understanding that we're all during this jointly. figuring out that people don't have a clue approximately easy methods to function our fragile Spaceship Earth, Buckminster supplied insightful layout technological know-how options to our such a lot not easy concerns, together with warfare, overpopulation, housing, expanding inflation, healthiness care, the power obstacle, and lots more and plenty extra. For all its genius, Fuller's legacy has but to be absolutely chanced on.

Noted Fuller professional L. Steven Sieden including Gary Zukav, John Robbins, Lynne Twist, Jean Houston, and plenty of different remarkable contributors supply inspiring quotations and reasons that make Fuller's lifestyles extra comprehensible and available. they keep a voice that calls upon each one people to shift our highbrow and technological assets from growing weaponry to making sustainability.

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