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What is mankind's single most significant invention or achievement?

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The wheel? The Internet? Mapping the human genome? Some particular medical breakthrough or procedure? Television? Radio? The printed word? Putting a man in orbit? What do you consider as the most… Read More
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banned6y, 4w agoPosted 6 years, 4 weeks ago
The wheel? The Internet? Mapping the human genome? Some particular medical breakthrough or procedure? Television? Radio? The printed word? Putting a man in orbit?

What do you consider as the most significant? Can be anything.
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banned6y, 4w agoPosted 6 years, 4 weeks ago
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the wheel
oops my mistake ment to say the wagonwheel, best thing i've ever eaten

Edited By: whatsThePoint on May 26, 2011 13:38
#2
Speech
Fire
Wheel
#3
Microwave
#4
SAUSAGE
banned#5
Best thing has to be religion, just think how over populated the world would be without it keeping the numbers down
banned#6
Modern era is definitely the internet.
banned#7
Viagra. (it might be very handy one day!)
2 Likes #8
guv
Viagra. (it might be very handy one day!)


or in your case, now.
#9
whatsThePoint
Best thing has to be religion, just think how over populated the world would be without it keeping the numbers down


I prefer AIDS and famine
#10
writing
#11
The most significant is is without doubt Sanitation
#12
Condoms
banned#13
language
#14
Charlie Sheen
#15
Electricity .....

Try living without it !!
1 Like #16
A rooted unlocked modded up Orange San Francisco if you go by the amount of threads started on here
banned#17
mr.potato_head
guv
Viagra. (it might be very handy one day!)


or in your case, now.


sssshhhhhh. You promised not to let on. . . . Especially after all the screams you let out before you found the lube.
#18
It hasn't been discovered/achieved yet. It's called peace.
#19
The Earth.

The time it took to brainstorm, design then construct is phenomenal. Bravo that man, bravo!

Edited By: mr.potato_head on May 26, 2011 13:51
1 Like #20
Internetz

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Internetz, computerz, telephonez, electricitiez

Edited By: numptyj on May 26, 2011 13:53
#21
I'd have to say the Pot Noodle has got to be up there!
banned#22
rangermastiffs
Electricity .....

Try living without it !!


Yes, Harnessing energy for use as Electricity is a good one. The written word surely has to be most significant, but the Internet is right up there considering how quickly it progressed.
#23
The gun ..... has changed the world and effected everyone in it since it was first developed
#24
numptyj
Internetz

Edit
Internetz, computerz, telephonez, electricitiez


A dictionary.
#25
mosskeeto
The gun ..... has changed the world and effected everyone in it since it was first developed

As have most of the above
#26
davidbeckham187
numptyj
Internetz

Edit
Internetz, computerz, telephonez, electricitiez


A dictionary.


Lol y u mad doe.

Also modern medicine and antibiotics have been pretty 1337
banned#27
Hungry Hippos.
#28
numptyj
Internetz

Edit
Internetz, computerz, telephonez, electricitiez


wut no mention of the laminator!
#29
rangermastiffs
Electricity .....

Try living without it !!


The chip butty,now try living without that.:p
#30
sliced bread
#31
Is there anything we couldn't live without now?
1 Like #32
mr socko






(one for the wreslting fans)
banned#33
greg_68
Is there anything we couldn't live without now?


Trying to work out if that is a double negative. :|
1 Like #34
Invention = Concorde

bring it back!
#35
greg_68
Is there anything we couldn't live without now?


Food. Water.
#36
mr.potato_head
greg_68
Is there anything we couldn't live without now?


Food. Water.


That man invented!
#37
numptyj
Internetz

Edit
Internetz, computerz, telephonez, electricitiez

buynerease ? ;)
#38
Wheel and then boat

Edited By: dandoc2 on May 26, 2011 14:26
banned#39
dandoc2
Wheel and then boat


What about aircraft? Would this not go above boat?
#40
greg_68
mr.potato_head
greg_68
Is there anything we couldn't live without now?


Food. Water.


That man invented!


We could live without all man made inventions, it would just be a sad and pitiful existence.

More sad and pitiful than it currently is.

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