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Old May 10 2014, 03:24 AM   #1
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Ok, so I think I've managed to come up with a good idea with a lot of potential. Don't think it's been done before.

Let's see your favourite inventions. Maybe it's the wheel, maybe it's sliced bread. But whatever it is, it should be something that has made a significant impact into our daily lives, whether we realize it or not.


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Here's mine. Wouldn't be here without it
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Old May 10 2014, 04:33 AM   #2
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Gutenberg's printing press
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Old May 10 2014, 04:42 AM   #3
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Old May 10 2014, 10:07 AM   #4
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Great topic. I'll have to give it some thought....
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Old May 10 2014, 10:19 AM   #5
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How about... the wheel?

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Old May 10 2014, 10:56 AM   #6
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Owain Taggart wrote: View Post
Wouldn't be here without it
Hmm, the invention I am thinking of (and without I wouldn't be here either) would violate the "keep Misc PG13" rule
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Old May 10 2014, 12:56 PM   #7
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ve-ry in-ter-es-ting... can't wait to see what people come up with.
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Old May 10 2014, 12:57 PM   #8
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The plough.

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Old May 10 2014, 07:00 PM   #9
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The Dandy Horse, invented by Karl Drais in 1818, forerunner of the bicycle.
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Old May 10 2014, 08:34 PM   #10
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Loving the entries so far! Keep them coming!
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Old May 10 2014, 09:16 PM   #11
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The telegraph.

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Old May 11 2014, 10:01 AM   #12
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Rhubarbodendron wrote: View Post
Owain Taggart wrote: View Post
Wouldn't be here without it
Hmm, the invention I am thinking of (and without I wouldn't be here either) would violate the "keep Misc PG13" rule
Aw, come on, do it. This is for SCIENCE!
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Old May 11 2014, 10:10 AM   #13
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Old May 11 2014, 04:16 PM   #14
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