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Star Trek: The Exhibition features costumes, props, and more

Buttons on Captain Kirk's chair

The buttons on Captain Kirk's chair were made by putting colored marbles into the holes and then shining flashlights up through them. When Star Trek: The Exhibition first opened in California, three guards had to stay with the chair because visitors were using screwdrivers to pry out the marbles.

Photo by Nicole Bremer Nash for TechRepublic

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