Mistakes

Science mistakes that turned out good

 

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We take credit for our successes, but...

http://psycnet.apa.org/journals/psp/34/5/901/

....we blame our mistakes on external factors

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1467-6494.1971.tb00065.x/abstract

Mistakes that turned out good

http://www.inc.com/tim-donnelly/brilliant-failures/9-inventions-made-by-mistake.html

http://www.oddee.com/item_97879.aspx

http://io9.com/5739235/7-scientific-accidents-that-led-to-world-changing-discoveries

http://science.howstuffworks.com/innovation/scientific-experiments/9-things-invented-or-discovered-by-accident.htm