The fascinating stories behind the origins of everything from
Braille to breast enhancement, superglue to stainless steel, and
the post-it note to Pavlov's dog
Have you ever wondered how the ideas for some things come about?
Surprisingly often it is as much down to chance as a single
person's brilliance. This book explores the role of chance and
error in scientific, medical, and commercial innovation, outlining
exactly how some of the most... more...