NASA is often credited with having invented these popular items and technologies. But the space exploration agency cannot (and does not) claim credit for these inventions.
We can thank the Swiss for velcro. The invention, which came about in the 1940's, was used by astronauts during the Apollo missions to keep items from floating around in zero gravity.John Moore/GETTY IMAGES
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