CMPBS's Bucky Fuller Challenge Entry posted on Idea Index

CMPBS's entry "Beyond the Petroleum Era: A Proto-Cooperative Means for Remineralizing Coastal Regions" along with 29 other finalists was listed on the Idea Index on the Buckminster Fuller Challenge website. The winner of this year's BFC will be announced on May 4th. To view the Center's entry and the other finalists please visit the Idea Index.

CMPBS's entry "Beyond the Petroleum Era: A Proto-Cooperative Means for Re-Mineralizing Coastal Regions" is a tool for developing crowdsourced solutions in a converged digital/physical space and proposes building systems for hurricane ravaged Galveston, Texas.

This is the second year that CMPBS has competed in the Buckminster Fuller Challenge. Last year's entry, BioMosaics, was selected as one of seventeen semi-finalists and can be viewed online on the 2008 Idea Index website.