11 Remarkable Products Invented In Wartime


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During World War Two these 11 clever items were invented and we still use all of them today, from radar to superglue to freeze dried coffee. Although the period of wartime was terrible, these products help saved lives and made everyday life a little easier. Here’s a brief look at our top 11….

1. Tabasco hot sauce.

Whilst returning from the Mexican War in the 1850s, a soldier gave his friend in New Orleans some hot Mexican peppers. The man loved them so much that he planted the seeds on his wife’s plantation. The soldier and his wife then decided to make hot sauce from the peppers, resulting in the famous Tabasco pepper sauce.

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