Since Pathfinder touched down on Mars, much has been learned about the Red Planet. Did you know that sales of MatteI's Hot Wheels Mars Rover Action Pack skyrocketed and that sales of Mars bars increased dramatically?
The activities of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) from Alan Shepard's first space flight to today's Pathfinder have spawned many new products and spurred the sales of many products. Track key NASA events, like landing on the moon, and see which products' sales were boosted by some of these events. Also, discover what new products entered into the marketplace as a result of developments in space technology.