# Buckminster Fuller's Dymaxion Map

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This Demonstration is an attempt to draw Fuller's gnomic Dymaxion map. The Dymaxion map is a projection of the globe onto the surface of an icosahedron, which can be flattened in two dimensions. Dymaxion—extracted from the words dynamic, maximum, and tension—was a term that Fuller used often in his work.

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Contributed by: Izidor Hafner (November 2015)

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"Buckminster Fuller's Dymaxion Map"

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Published: November 16 2015