10 Apollo-era technologies used today

The coolest technologies that the moon landing gave us -- that we still use today.

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Scratch-Resistant Lenses



Scratch-resistant lenses: A highly abrasion-resistant coating developed by NASA's Ames Research Center helped protect plastic surfaces of aerospace equipment from harsh environments. Foster Grant used this technology in the '70s and '80s to produce its Space Tech Lens, which provided five times more scratch resistance than regular eyeglass lenses.

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