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Best Inventions.

Ever.

Male
NotHermit  Male  Derbyshire 11-Aug-2019 12:20 Message #4748327
What are the best inventions ever (in your opinion?)
What still needs to be invented?
Female
RAACH84  Female  Buckinghamshire 11-Aug-2019 16:18 Message #4748339
I can’t think of the best invention so far but the one which would impact the most on the world would be a cheap and easy way to make sea water drinkable.
Male
mancers  Male  Greater Manchester 11-Aug-2019 19:23 Message #4748358
Thermos Flask if you put hot water into it it’ll stay hot, cold and it stays cold, how does it know.?
Female
eurostar  Female  Merseyside 11-Aug-2019 19:40 Message #4748359
cotton buds
Female
eurostar  Female  Merseyside 11-Aug-2019 19:59 Message #4748360
Ice pops

To be invented? Er,,,,a tin opener that lasts longer than a month.lol
Male
tumbled  Male  Gloucestershire 11-Aug-2019 20:08 Message #4748361
Something that stores up all the heat produced in the summer and all the freezing produced in the winter....and then uses all that heat to warm you in the winter....and uses all the freezing stuff to cool you in the summer....
Female
JustLyn  Female  Cheshire 11-Aug-2019 22:15 Message #4748376
The wheel.
Female
wonderoushen  Female  Gwynedd 12-Aug-2019 11:58 Message #4748431
The Washing Machine, after wheels and pottery, basketry, metal working, etc.
Male
Hierophant  Male  East Anglia 12-Aug-2019 12:04 Message #4748433
Air conditioning...
Male
tumbled  Male  Gloucestershire 12-Aug-2019 12:20 Message #4748434
I was going to invent a novelty watch once....

One day, I was asked the time twice....The first time I looked at my watch and said something like 'Just coming up to 12 o'clock'....and the second time was something like 'just gone half past four'

So the watch was going to be something along the lines of not using the conventional numbers and things, but to have an actual marking of 'just coming up to' or 'just gone'...and all sorts of other sayings eg 'in between 10 past and quarter past' etc...

So if anyone asked you the time, and it was exactly on 'just gone half past four' ....then that would be spot on, but if it was 'just coming up to' just gone half past four....then....that would be exciting...

I felt sure that everyone would want one....just for the novelty...

But I haven't had time to do it....Has anyone got the time?
Male
tumbled  Male  Gloucestershire 12-Aug-2019 12:37 Message #4748439
A dream recorder and player
Female
Victoriana11  Female  Buckinghamshire 12-Aug-2019 13:44 Message #4748445
Good inventions (in my opinion)

false teeth
Glasses
prosthetic limbs


Something yet to be invented/discovered:

Cure for the common cold
Male
brisinger  Male  Lancashire 12-Aug-2019 13:47 Message #4748446
ear plugs

3D Printers to personalise the shape of prosthetic limbs to match the specific person
Male
NotHermit  Male  Derbyshire 12-Aug-2019 19:39 Message #4748469
Cure for the Man Flu?
That's it, that's what we need?

I was free from the Man Flu all last winter, but respect to those who suffered.

I like TW's watch idea, a talking watch, a rude talking watch.

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