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In The Future You Could Be Picnicking In A Giant Bubble Park

By Priscilla Frank

Today in the world of very real design propositions that sound like they came from an animated fantasy film, we bring you “Bubbles.” The ambitious project aims to create an urban botanical garden, also known as a park, inside — you guessed it– a bubble.

Orproject proposed the design as a response to the rising pollution affecting cities in Asia, as a way to filter the air flowing inside parks while controlling temperature and humidity. “Bubbles” takes inspiration from Buckminster Fuller’s plot to enclose New York in a dome. Fuller’s idea was purely conceptual, …read more

Source: Huffington Post Green