Who Invented the Super Glue?
The popular adhesive super glue, which is extremely stable, was accidentally invented in 1942 by Mr. Harry Coover. Born in Newark, Delaware, USA, on March 6, 1919, he began working as a chemist at Eastman-Kodak Company in New York. In World War II, he worked with cyanoacrylates looking for a transparent material suitable for the plastic sights of rifles. And it was then that he came across a very sticky material, the methyl cyanoacrylate, with which it was almost... Read full post