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Literally a tetra-map! Buckminster Fuller found a way to translate info from curved to flat surfaces and vice versa with minimal distortion of the data.

Buckminster Fuller's Design For The Stars

R. Buckminster Fuller holds up one of his inventions, a tensegrity sphere. The structure, made of rods and cables, was proposed as the basis for floating habitats known as Spherical Tensegrity Atmospheric Research Stations. April 18