Planning documents show the spheres are meant to give Amazon employees a place to “work and socialize in a more natural, park-like setting” and will be large enough to accommodate “mature trees.”
My first thought, upon reading this, was “oh man, those are gonna look cool after the apocalypse.”
And I’ll stand by that – just imagine, these big domes, glass shattered in places, overgrown by greenery that’s slowly spreading throughout the rest of the city.
What a beautiful image. I can’t wait for the next Generic Post-Apocalyptic Movie that’s set in Seattle to take advantage of that.1
- Yes, I recognize that those movies are always in LA or New York, but I can dream ↩