Bubble wrap could make National Toy Hall of Fame

In this Aug. 10, 2016 photo provided by The Strong museum in Rochester, N.Y., are the 12 finalists for the class of 2016 for induction into the National Toy Hall of Fame: bubble wrap, Care Bears, Clue, coloring books, Dungeons & Dragons, Fisher-Price Little People, Nerf, pinball, Rock 'Em Sock 'Em Robots, swing, Transformers, and Uno. (The Strong National Toy Hall of Fame via AP)
In this Aug. 10, 2016 photo provided by The Strong museum in Rochester, N.Y., are the 12 finalists for the class of 2016 for induction into the National Toy Hall of Fame: bubble wrap, Care Bears, Clue, coloring books, Dungeons & Dragons, Fisher-Price Little People, Nerf, pinball, Rock 'Em Sock 'Em Robots, swing, Transformers, and Uno. (The Strong National Toy Hall of Fame via AP)

Bubble wrap is in the running to be inducted into the National Toy Hall of Fame.

It was created in 1957 when engineers were trying to make wallpaper.

Those engineers figured out it was better for packing. toy-poll

Other nominees for the National Toy Hall of Fame induction include the game “Dungeons & Dragons,” “Rock ‘Em, Sock ‘Em Robots” and “Uno.”

To vote for your favorite toy, go  to ToyHallofFame.org.

The winner will be announced November 10.

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