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Dymaxion Folding Globe
Dymaxion Folding Globe

Dymaxion Folding Globe

Regular price $16.00 Sale

Material: Paper and Magnets

Dimensions: 3.25 x 3 x 3.75 inches

In 1954, Buckminster Fuller patented the Dymaxion Projection, a map of Earth which presents geographic information without breaks in any of the continental contours, or any visible distortion of the relative shapes or sizes of the land masses. Designer Brendan Ravenhill has configured Fuller’s projection as a magnetic folding globe, a representation of Earth that easily transitions from flat to three dimensional. Fold it to form a geometric globe or unfold to reveal our flattened planet.