Some inventions stand the test of time, like this still-functioning old mouse trap that wasn't ready to resign itself to history just yet.
The Audiophiliac scoots over to the Brooklyn Museum to get an earful of Tom Sachs' outrageous boom boxes.
Prankster artist Maurizio Cattelan redefines lavatory luxury with a solid-gold toilet you can actually use.
A newly opened Texas shrine to digital gaming re-creates a 1980s arcade and gamer's bedroom, displays classic systems like the Atari 800, and lets you duke it out on a high-score board.
A large flying saucer stored outside at the International UFO Museum didn't just get up and fly away. Police are looking for a group of brazen spacecraft thieves.
With Project Tango's spacial and location awareness technology, the end of fold-out maps, clunky button pressing, and getting lost at museums may be near.
The new Petersen Automotive Museum has race cars, hot rods, Bond cars and more. Here's a full tour.
This newly refurbished LA museum is a Mecca for auto addicts. CNET takes a tour.
The CognitiveDress is a collaboration between IBM and fashion house Marchesa, and reacts to emotions expressed on social media.
From Pearl Harbor to London to Normandy and beyond, the battlefields and machines of World War II survive and are maintained as museums. Here are photo tours of a few of the famous sites.