1964 World’s Fair

The Unisphere at the World's Fair in Flushing Meadows-Corona Park, New York. (Ron White)

StarDate 4/22/2014: 50-Year Anniversary Of ‘Space Fair’

The 1964 World’s Fair in Queens, New York, was all about the future. It opened 50 years ago today, offering visitors a chance to see TV phones, a computer that could read handwriting, and a futuristic new sports car: the Ford Mustang.