Rubik's Cube turns 40!

Published 04/28 2014 03:57PM

Updated 04/28 2014 05:42PM

NATIONAL -- A toy which was an 80's icon is celebrating its 40th anniversary. The Rubik's Cube was actually made in the 70's, but didn't catch on until years later. In honor of the occasion, the Liberty Science Center, in New Jersey, opened an entire exhibit dedicated to it.

Here are some interesting facts:
  • More than 350 million have been sold worldwide making it the best-selling toy of all time
  • There are 43-quintillion ways to scramble one
  • The best speed cubers can solve the puzzle in under six seconds

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