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BFI seeks to expose today’s leaders to the conceptual models and tools necessary to design a future that works for 100% of life, without ecological offense.

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Cooperating Manual for Spaceship Earth

The Co-Operating Manual for Spaceship Earth is a doers manual. A comprehensive and creatively taxonomized wiki cataloguing our collective intelligence around societal transformation toward cooperation.

Trimtab Space Camp

In an ever-shifting world, we find ourselves in a time of severe challenges and changes.

Regenerosity

As climate breakdown and interdependent social, ecological, and economic crises accelerate, regenerative projects that utilize principles and patterns of nature are emerging around the world.

Design Science Studio

A (r)Evolutionary incubator for ART inspiring a regenerative future that works for 100% of life

Buckminster Fuller

Hailed as “one of the greatest minds of our times,” R. Buckminster Fuller was renowned for his comprehensive perspective on the world’s problems.

Geodesic Domes

The geodesic dome was the result of Fuller’s revolutionary discoveries about balancing compression and tension forces in building.

The Fuller Challenge

A comprehensive history of the $100,000 prize program and a curated ‘best of’ entries archive.

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BFI supports and incubates small independent projects and programs that face these funding restrictions.

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