9 Life-Changing Things You Didn’t Know Were Invented in Nebraska

June 1, 2018Add a CommentPosted By

Nebraska is known for its picturesque prairies, top-notch culinary scene, low cost of living and friendly people — but it’s also quite the innovation center. So many life-changing creations originated within our state lines, from the tasty Reuben sandwich to the highly useful chairlift design used by ski resorts around the world.

We rounded up nine of the coolest inventions that can be claimed by the Cornhusker State — and some may even surprise you! Read on to learn about Nebraska’s storied past, and then share your own stories with us in the comments below.

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