If you were to tell the Average Joe just how much technological innovation has come to fruition thanks to comic books and their super-powered heroes and they might raise an eyebrow at you. Show them this awesome infographic that examines various superhero powers, abilities, and tech while relating them to real life scientific developments and you will sound like the coolest (and most informed) nerd on the block.

Covering everything from compression shorts that take a que from Wolverine’s healing powers to military exoskeletons a la Iron man, the infographic is entertaining and insightful the entire way through. Anyone with an interest in technology or comic books is sure to find a cool bit of information that will pique their interest. Check the full image out below.


[UPDATE] The image has been removed at the request of the owner.

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Raymond Porreca

The author Raymond Porreca

Raised on classic role-playing games, Ray’s eternal quest for the next great game has led to him playing everything he can get his hands on. With a passion for every facet of the video game industry, Ray aims to keep readers informed and entertained with every word he writes.