Gallery: Long Island Green Dome is the World’s Largest Wooden Residenti...

Looking at Kevin Shea's giant circular house, you can't help but think of Pauly Shore and the fabricated Bio-dome of the movies. Standing 45 feet high, the Long Island Green Dome is the largest residential geodesic dome in the world. Boasting a LEED certification, integrated solar, wind, and geothermal energy, this off the map Long Island home is one of the most sustainable residences in the New York area.

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  1. fliparies July 23, 2014 at 3:52 pm

    its a great idea. except tires leach nasty chemicals in the soil and hence your food.

  2. LucyP28 May 5, 2012 at 2:45 pm

    I love it and want to build one, how much did it cost in total to build? It could be really beautiful with a grass roof or different coloured covering also tell me what house doesn’t leak nearly every town house I know and country house has some kind of damp problem and I’m sure it would be a lot easier and cheaper to fix than some old council or farm house.

  3. Biff October 11, 2011 at 10:19 am

    Its ugly. Likely will start leaking next week and be a pile of debris within 2-years. Good luck.