Elon Musk’s 10 Greatest Inventions Changing The World

In Brief

Elon Musk may just be the 21st century’s Thomas Edison.The prolific inventor’s inventions have won him multiple entrepreneur and innovator-of-the-year awards — and are a regular topic of discussion among both business leaders and consumers.

10. Blastar, video game

Before he popularized electric cars and began planning the colonization of Mars, Musk was a kid who liked video games. So, at the age of 12, he made his own. That's impressive enough, but Musk being Musk, he sold the game to a magazine for roughly $500.