Great inventions of your nation

Discussion in 'General Chat' started by Dahlis, Feb 25, 2007.

  1. It's where they met to kill and subjugate each other <A BORDER="0" HREF=""><IMG BORDER="0" SRC="pitlane/emoticons/wink.gif"></A>

    Modern Canadian-style multiculturalism is obviously something else entirely.
  2. He knows what it is, what he and I both are trying to understand is how it is considered an invention at all, since all it consists of is just some metal bounded, plastic covered wire on a pulley. It's not the first time they've been used in conjunction.
  3. Actually they got along quite well. If it's one thing that'll bring peace to the middle east, it's business. It's hard to do business when everyone is killing your guys and you're killing everyone else's.
  4. meh. Too jungle.
  5. black box flight recorder
    rotary washing line
    combine harvester
    bionic ear thing
  6. Australia's all new kinds of lame if everyone has the "rotary washing line" commited to memory <A BORDER="0" HREF=""><IMG BORDER="0" SRC="pitlane/emoticons/wink.gif"></A>
  7. Java has got to be the best, it was created/based off the C language by a Canadian (James Gosling from Calgary).

    Its a lot more simple, and its a very, very popular language.
  8. Production Automobiles
    Integrated Circuits (microchips)
    The Internet
    Synthetic Penicillin

  9. the hills hoist is a stroke of pure genious!
    my top 5:
    esky/portable cooler
    refridgeratior (first used to cool bere at breweries)
    car radio
    38 hour working week

    moare australian inventions:
    black box flight recorder
    Wave Piercing Catamaran
    garage roller door
    polymer banknotes
    cask wine
    the pacemaker
    pre-paid postage
    electric drill
    box kite
    dual flush toilet
  10. Simmo
    and Me
  11. weather machines
  12. probably everytin
  13. Simple question: if Australia didn't / had never existed, would anyone else notice? What would be missing in my life?
  14. double flush toilets OMG
  15. has anyone ever said the Lunar Rover yet?
  16. All of them.
  17. what does that mean?
  18. we helped you guys win ww1 and 2. The whole world would still be under nazi control and corks would be dead. <A BORDER="0" HREF=""><IMG BORDER="0" SRC="pitlane/emoticons/tongue.gif"></A>
  19. Sir Alexander Fleming discovered penicillin.

    He was Scottish.
  20. (L)
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  22. Armenian Alphabet

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