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Amazon wants to build a trio of biospheres in downtown Seattle

By Shawn Knight
May 22, 2013
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  1. Amazon recently submitted a proposal to build a trio of massive biospheres in downtown Seattle in addition to three other 37-story office buildings as part of the company’s new campus. The orbs would be filled with various forms of plant...

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  2. MilwaukeeMike

    MilwaukeeMike TS Evangelist Posts: 2,065   +704

    I've been to the Mitchell Park Conservatory (aka, The Domes ) a few times and while they're cool, it doesn't exactly give you the feeling you're in some futuristic environment, and they're only plant environments, not meant for people to work in. This looks much cooler.

    Pauly Shore and Stephen Baldwin don't live in Seattle do they?
  3. VitalyT

    VitalyT TS Evangelist Posts: 1,784   +539

    According to a few science fiction writers we are likely to end up living in structures like that, and fairly soon, so might as well start getting used to it...

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    P.S. Slapping my wrist for commenting on the shape of the structure, but it seems just too obvious why they built 3 instead of 2... :)
  4. 3DCGMODELER

    3DCGMODELER TS Enthusiast Posts: 307   +18

    Coolness that would be nice..
  5. JC713

    JC713 TS Evangelist Posts: 6,941   +899

    That is actually pretty cool.


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