- Buckminster Fuller was a visionary, a Renaissance man best remembered as creator
of the geodesic dome. "Bucky" Fuller, the man who has been called a 20th century
Da Vinci, a modern Ben Franklin, and a jet-age Emerson.
- The serendipitous discovery of a third allotropic form of carbon in 1985, uncovered a
fundamentally different structure of closed carbon
cages, which were to become known as fullerenes. Take a look at a paper on