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10 Scientists Who Were Their Own Guinea Pigs — Plus Other Science Experiments

People donate their bodies to science all the time, usually after death. Here, we highlight 10 scientists who experimented on themselves while they were still alive.

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    10 Scientists Who Were Their Own Guinea Pigs

    10 Scientists Who Were Their Own Guinea Pigs

    The Scottish author Robert Louis Stevenson gave us a fairly succinct cautionary tale against self-experimentation when he published "The Strange Case …

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