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Why the discovery of the New World took longer than expected.
Columbus At Home...'A Spoon!'
"We've thought and thought, but we're at a loss about what to call ourselves. Any ideas?"
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"You usually don't see the classics wash up on the beach these days."
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"Always the last place you look!"
"Poor dear, she's just discovered all these years she's been the muse for a plagiarist."
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Claire discovers the The Clapper operates on the same frequency as Don's pacemaker.
"Is that bubble wrap? I love bubble wrap."
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"We've done it! We've done it! We've discovered a detergent that takes the chore out of washing and makes all other detergents seem old-fashioned by comparison!"
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"I've come for your exciting research."
"I'll take it."
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As is often the case, many of the world's great discoveries are accidental.
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"By the time I was supposed to resume my hockey career, I had discovered ice dancing."
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"Just tell me about the new continent. I don't give a damn what you've discovered about yourself."
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"Genius is ten per cent inspiration, ninety per cent being the first person on earth."
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'We believe it's one of the oldest fossils ever found.'
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Baby At The Entrance Of The Maze Of Life
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While doing routine recon over the pacific ocean, lietenants Cromwell and Olsen make a startling discovery.
"Forget the paleontology-this is a huge discovery for cheerleading!"
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'May I present Sir Isaac Newton. He claims to have discovered something big.'
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'I'm hoping one day I'll be discovered by the director of Riverdance.'
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'Look, everyone! Ben Franklin has discovered static electricity!'
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'It's a new strain - chicken noodle pox.'
Three Scientists Who Discovered Gravity Before Isaac Newton Did
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