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These world-changing products were discovered by accident

Lovemoney Logo By Tom Belger of Lovemoney | Slide 1 of 23: Many amazing inventions took decades of hard work, but a surprising number of major breakthroughs were discovered completely by accident. Here's a rundown of some of the biggest fluke discoveries, looking at how they happened and how they went on to shape the modern world.

The unlikely way huge discoveries were made

Many amazing inventions took decades of hard work, but a surprising number of major breakthroughs were discovered completely by accident. Click ahead for a rundown of some of the biggest fluke discoveries, looking at how they happened and how they went on to shape the modern world.
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