Who: Erno Rubik
Innovation: The Rubik's Cube
What does it do?
Baffles all those who try to solve it.
What problem does it solve?
The Rubik's Cube is the world's top selling puzzle game. More than 350 million of them have been sold worldwide since its invention in 1974. Here's a fun fact: the current world record for solving a 3x3x3 Rubik's Cube is 5.66 seconds. In March 2010, 134 school boys in England set the record for the most people solving a Rubik's Cube at once. They did it in 12 minutes.
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