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Subject: What are some "accidental inventions"?

Date: Sun Feb 8 13:14:18 1998
Posted by Austin
Grade level: 10-12
School: LCC
City: Montreal State/Province: Quebec
Country: Canada
Area of science: Other
ID: 886965258.Ot

I have been reading up on inventions and I found that many inventions 
were accidents or had other uses prior to their current one. For 
example the Post-it note was actually a failed superglue experiment... 
I was wondering if anyone could help me find other cases such as that.

Re: What are some "accidental inventions"?

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