Interesting Invention Facts

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It has been determined that less than one patented invention in a hundred makes any money for the inventor.

Benjamin Franklin invented swim fins and the rocking chair, among many other things.

Bulletproof vests, fire escapes, windshield wipers, and laser printers were all invented by women.

The parachute was invented 120 years before the airplane. It was intended to save people who had to jump from burning buildings.

When airplanes were still a novel invention, seat belts for pilots were installed only after the consequence of their absence was observed to be fatal – several pilots fell to their deaths while flying upside down.