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The Greatest Invention from the Year You Were Born

On any normal day, you might buckle your seatbelt, get cash from an ATM, check the news on your cellphone. Chances are, these things feel unremarkable—but it wasn’t so long ago that they each would have been utterly unthinkable. Thanks to six and a half decades of remarkable scientific and technological innovation, 2018 looks very little like 1953. From Velcro to virtual reality, LEDs to Facebook, these are the 65 top life-changing inventions of our time.

The Greatest Invention from the Year You Were Born

Between the 1950s and today, scientific and technological innovations have revolutionized the lives we lead, from the hospital to outer space to the kitchen. These are the most impactful inventions of our time.

From Popular Mechanics