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Tech of the past: Geodesic Dome

"Returning to the Land" was a common theme in the 1970s, especially among young people. It was a time of rejecting the current culture and oftentimes modern technologies to instead live off the land. Geodesic domes like this one were sometimes used as living structures by those wishing to escape mainstream society.

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