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The geological themes expressed throughout the station platform exist in both obvious and discreet ways. While the windscreen glass will include colorful maps of the Carolinas at different points over the last 500 million years, the platform surface will be inset with curved lines of local stone aggregate, granite with blue glass on the northbound and gold glass on the southbound. As if on an archaeological dig, visitors will walk atop inset arcs stamped with the image of a pre-Cambrian fossil found in North Carolina.
A mock up of the Pteridinium Fossil Stamp that will be impressed into the concrete (2016).