Category: inventions

The creator of peanut M&Ms was allergic to peanuts. Forrest…

The creator of peanut M&Ms was allergic to peanuts. Forrest Mars was allergic to peanuts, he couldn’t taste his own invention.

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The inventor of the Super Soaker squirt gun, one of the most…

The inventor of the Super Soaker squirt gun, one of the most popular toys in the world, was a NASA scientist who also helped develop the Stealth Bomber and the Galileo mission to Jupiter. His name is Lonnie G. Johnson.

The electric chair was invented in 1881 by a dentist named…

The electric chair was invented in 1881 by a dentist named Alfred P. Southwick, after hearing a story about a drunk man who died after touching a live generator.