A geodesic dome design used for a botanical garden.
PHOTO: FOTOLIA/MITCH AUNGER
Building a dome home: The secrets of a Buckminster Fuller-style 16 1/2 foot, 25 foot and 30 foot dome.
Smaller dome is used as a greenhouse. Hinged panels make the doorway and the vents. The dome has weathered two seasons of windstorms and heavy snows without damage.