exhibits

These Are The Real McFly Shoes Of The Future

These Are The Real McFly Shoes Of The Future

One of the coolest things at the AMNH’s Beyond Planet Earth exhibition is the next-generation spacesuit, made of a stretchy fabric made of spandex, nylon and a new substance that will eliminate baggy suits forever. Skinny is in in space.

The First Integrated Circuit Chip: Celebrating The 50th Anniversary

The First Integrated Circuit Chip: Celebrating The 50th Anniversary

The Computer History Museum is celebrating the 50th anniversary of the integrated circuit, pictured above, with a multimedia exhibit called “The Silicon Engine” to explain why many claim the IC as one of mankind’s greatest and most important inventions ever.