Accidental Inventions That Changed Our World: 50 True Stories of Mistakes That Actually Worked and Their Origins
May 20, 2023
Cooper The Pooper
Discover some of the world's most incredible inventions that were—surprisingly—made by accident.
Have you ever wondered how some of the most popular items that we see and use in our daily lives were made?
Would you be surprised to know that some of these inventions were made by mistake, only to become widely-used and beloved products?
When we think of accidents or mistakes, we automatically think of failure – that you need to throw everything out and start over from scratch, or maybe just give up.
Well, these inventors and creators proved that notion wrong!
In fact, they became the definition of “if you make a mistake, learn from it and adapt yourself to the new situation.”
It’s time to go on an adventure to discover the accidental origin stories behind some of the world’s most popular objects.