Inside the Design of the New Times Square New Year's Eve Ball

The bright ball that hovers over Times Square on New Year's Eve is special this year. Sure, it's iconic and colorful and mesmerizing as it always is. This year, however, the ball will captivate us all with a brand new crystal coating. And, boy, is it pretty. » 12/31/13 12:00pm 12/31/13 12:00pm