Top Ten Inventions in the Last 200 Years

The Top Ten

The Internet

This comment would be VERY hard to write if there were no internet.

You wouldn't be reading this without it. And sliced bread honestly isn't that impressive to be honest...

Sometimes would the world be better without the internet. Possibly people did survive without it. What's wrong with reading books, talking to people in real life, you will find board games easier than video games no I'm not on about snakes and ladders. There are many board games out there and talking to people face to face.

Love it, need it, live it!


Love cars so much I die for the bugatti veyron and the ford mustang. How cool would it be to own your dream car. Cars are to die for. Ohh

We would be late for everything without them

Ain't nobody got time fo' walking

Automobiles. Proudly serving the world since 1885.

Light Bulb

Without it: can't see in the dark so there wouldn't be any interior rooms, car can't see in the dark so you wouldn't drive at night, there'd be no monitor for your computer and thus there'd be no internet for this list.

It is amazing because it gives us light and then we don't need torches or candles.

It's a good invention, Thomas Edison you rock dude!

Actually, Joseph Swan invented the first incandescent light bulb - Ajkloth

Edison was not as great a guy, or teachers made him out to be! Great inventions, but incredibly cutthroat;( Lol, I'm not a tesla nut either, just saying

Personal Computer

Empowered indidual, leading to increased productivity and equality

You can't access internet without this one and for mobile phones, it costs very expensive

The personal computer makes so much information easily accessible.



A lot of people would be dead without them!

Antibiotics and all immunity boosting drugs should be bracketed together. Although they work slightly differently, the principle remains the same. Increasing internal fighting power against viruses and bacteria.

Some people will die with out them

Advanced life expectancy

Video Games

This is one of the best things ever it's the best! O I am kind of a nerd :D

... And parents say video games are useless laugh out loud

I like Nintendo!

Geek is the word


As if this wouldn't be in the top 5.

After that, the second greatest invention was the mute button.

It's my life to be honest

I like trains


Airplanes help us to go from country to country... Now day we can go from country to another country and makes new fried or we can study outside our country.

I wanna be plane driver when older

I like turtles

Shrunk the world

Cell Phone

And it's portable & wireless ladies and gentlemen!

I would not do without this xx

Well said...


It helps people write so I agree

Is just not real enough if u don't know what I'm talking about listen to till I collapse

The Contenders


I personally think that a refrigerator is a life saver cause it keeps our food nice and cool

Without a refrigerator food will spoil more easily


Their really good I use them

Certainly not, it allows free sex hence preventing the redirection of sexual energy for greater human accomplishment.

There nice and comfortable

They make me comfortable


I am attached constantly to my mobile; couldn't live without it! :D

Everyone uses it and people use it for school and jobs to research like I am now

This is number two behind internet

Giant step for communication

Solar Panel

They are awesome

This is awesome


GPS would have been impossible without the satellites. Navigation, many app-based services and delivery depend on the GPS., Even modern warfare depends heavily on the GPS.


Refrigeration has saved more lives than surgery

Using the restroom in Air-conditioning is just the best

Refrigeration and aieconditioning put together brought about cooling and freezing. A boon to modern living and medical storage.

Electric Guitar The electric guitar is a type of guitar that unlike an acoustic guitar, is solid body instead of hollow. They use pickups and amps to produce sound that's audible from more than a few feet. They are mainly used in rock and metal music and in those genres are commonly the main instruments. A few notable more.

Electric guitars gave us music. Music gave us The Beatles, Led Zeppelin, Queen, The Rolling Stones, and many more great artists. Therefore, without electric guitars or instruments, we wouldn't have music.

Electric bass, Dude... To get the funk out.

Is there really any doubt?

Handheld Game Consoles

Making nerds hard since 1999

Yay I like Mario

Ya good

Machine Gun

Because its raw asf


gang gang

Atom Bomb

Who does not like explosions! I am talking about testing nothing else...

I like explosions

It destroies things we don't like.


Definitely best invention

The best thing on this list

No they are so overrated


It's a very good invention because I wouldn't go toilet other wise

Good memory saving device

Rock N' Roll
Printing Press

Uh, the printing press was made in the year 1450. It is safe to say it isn't an invention in the past 200 years

Invented way longer than 200 years ago

Yeah, not within 200 years

Original giant step for communication

The Mute Button on a Remote Control

Next to the wheel this is the second best invention. It's all about control...

Weirdly specific


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