Top Ten (Plus 40) British Inventions

Thanks to the Radio Times for this one: the top 50 British inventions.

Reflecting telescope: Isaac Newton, 1668



  1. sounds like a lot of “Joseph Bazalgette” to me

  2. Oh Yes, Dr Bob , I’m sure the Americans and the Germans have already claimed these inventions and the Chinese will.

  3. Haven’t the americans already claimed to have invented most on this list?

  4. Yes indeed, Mike, certainly they have more claim to a place than soda water. Tho would drinkers of whisky and soda agree?

  5. MRI Scanner ?
    Pulse Code Modulation ?

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