Whatever Happened to the World’s Fair?

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The World’s Fair. A huge, international showcase of the science, technology, art, and culture of hundreds of world nations. You’ve probably seen it in movies, from Meet Me in St. Louis to Iron Man 2 (rebranded as the “Stark Expo”). But when was the last time you paid any attention to the real thing? When did this centuries-long tradition become… Continue reading Whatever Happened to the World’s Fair?