Over 10,000 years ago the first chocolate was made from cacao beans by the Mayan Indians. This is just one of the many innovations that are first credited to Indians. From pain medications to chewing gum, the Indians made huge innovations that would impact society for thousands of years. Here is a list of 33 well-known innovations credited to the Indians.
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