A-Digit/Getty Images

An Iran Air Boeing 747 passenger plane on the tarmac of Mehrabad Airport in Tehran in 2013. Iran bought most of its planes from Boeing before the 1979 Islamic Revolution. The country now has one of the oldest airline fleets in the world. With sanctions lifted, Boeing can once again sell planes to Iran, but the country recently announced a major deal with Airbus. BEHROUZ MEHRI/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

toggle caption BEHROUZ MEHRI/AFP/Getty Images

In this photo illustration Google's Chrome browser shortcut, Google Inc.'s new Web browser, is displayed next to Mozilla Firefox shortcut and Microsoft's Internet Explorer browser shortcut. Alexander Hassenstein/Getty Images hide caption

toggle caption Alexander Hassenstein/Getty Images

Many consider Apple's 1984 Super Bowl ad, directed by Ridley Scott, one of the best Super Bowl ads ever. YouTube hide caption

toggle caption YouTube

Television

Super Bowl Ads Past And Present: How Do They Stack Up?

Analysts say the Super Bowl ads this year are funnier and more star-studded than in the past.

Listen Loading… 3:45
  • Playlist
  • Download
  • Embed
    <iframe src="http://www.npr.org/player/embed/465703585/465857477" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">

Sales for the Keurig, an individual coffee brewer, are down about $60 million from last year. Kathy Willens/AP hide caption

toggle caption Kathy Willens/AP
Alyson Hurt/NPR

People attend a job fair in October, 2015, at Dolphin Mall in Miami. Wilfredo Lee/AP hide caption

toggle caption Wilfredo Lee/AP

Multiple sclerosis pill Tecfidera is on the top 10 list of most costly specialty drugs, as measured by overall spending, for California's health benefit system for public workers and retirees. John/Flickr hide caption

toggle caption John/Flickr

NPR thanks our sponsors

Become an NPR sponsor