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  • 9 Inventors Who Were Killed by Their Own Inventions

    9 Inventors Who Were Killed by Their Own Inventions

    When most of us think of “inventors,” we’re probably thinking about folks like the Wright Brothers, Alexander Graham Bell, or Thomas Edison — folks who changed the world by creating something new and lived to tell the tale. What gets talked about less frequently are the folks that aren’t so lucky: the people that tried…