6 Accidental Discoveries You've Probably Never Heard Of

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From insects to infections, and polymers to pacemakers, scientists have discovered some very cool things entirely by accident, thanks to some careful observation and curiosity.

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Wasps
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Strep
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Parasitic aphrodisiac
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CRISPR
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Pacemaker
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https://gizmodo.com/5844558/wilson-gr...
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Polymer
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