Pedestrians walk past the Amazon Spheres in downtown Seattle on the day of the grand opening of the geodesic domes, which will primarily serve as a working and gathering space for Amazon.com employees, Monday in Seattle. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

Pedestrians walk past the Amazon Spheres in downtown Seattle on the day of the grand opening of the geodesic domes, which will primarily serve as a working and gathering space for Amazon.com employees, Monday in Seattle. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

Striking Amazon ‘Spheres’ landmark opens in downtown Seattle

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