Like other big-thinking ideas, geodesic domes were proposed as the solution to many problems like the post-world-war housing shortage.
They reached the height of their popularity in the late 1960s and early 70s.
Buckminster Fuller built a whole dome set in Deland to house his laboratory.
Where else have you seen them in Northern Florida?
7th Ave in Gainesville
182nd St. in Newberry recently sold for $450K
Here's a storm-proof dome in Pensacola