Gallery: Eden Project: Giant Bubble Biomes Form the World’s Largest Gre...

 
The Eden Project is a collection of giant bubble-like biomes in the UK that, together, comprise the largest greenhouse in the world. Each domed garden houses a plethora of plants from all over the Earth in all different colors, shapes and sizes. Even if you're not a huge plant lover, the huge domed structures which consist of hundreds of hexagonal and pentagonal inflated plastic cells, are worth a visit to check out in person. In addition to being an educational center that teaches visitors about the importance of preserving plant species and nature, the Eden Project also employs several sustainable strategies like using a rainwater catchment system and wind energy.

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  1. sanagus August 28, 2013 at 7:03 am

    simple activities that led to the scientific, such as the long running morning to afternoon, or morning always feels cool… nice!

  2. analisaalperovich July 8, 2011 at 8:21 pm

    Definitely going this (British) summer!

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  5. Dave9 October 7, 2010 at 11:42 pm

    \”Caution: You are approaching the periphery shield of Vortex Four.\”

    Sorry, had to do obligatory Zardoz quote…

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