Jeff Bezos, the CEO and founder of Amazon.com, takes a walking tour of the Amazon Spheres, three plant-filed geodesic domes that serve as a work- and gathering place for Amazon employees, following a grand opening ceremony, Monday in Seattle. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

Jeff Bezos, the CEO and founder of Amazon.com, takes a walking tour of the Amazon Spheres, three plant-filed geodesic domes that serve as a work- and gathering place for Amazon employees, following a grand opening ceremony, Monday in Seattle. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

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The rainforest-like conservatory is home to more than 40,000 plants from 50 countries.

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