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From shaving machines to yodel meters: Bizarre inventions from throughout history

Hundreds of thousands of patents are issued by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office for new inventions every year. Some of these creations, such as the lightbulb, personal computer, and automobile, …
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First sushi, now manga — will AI ruin great Japanese inventions?

Back in late 2018, in one of the family’s favourite lunching spots overlooking Tokyo Bay, I had the nastiest mouthful of sushi I can remember. Its awfulness, as it turned out, was groundbreaking. The …
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Here are 10 inventions that Florida can take credit for

Here are 10 noteworthy inventions that came straight out of the Sunshine State. Well, this one almost seems obvious. Florida sees its fair share of rain, but the sun can make a northerner melt on a …
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A new Woodland Trail at Penshurst Place opens for half term, plus an Amazing Inventions Trail

The Woodland Trail is open from Saturday, February 15 andis open until October. The Amazing Inventions Trail opens for half term from Saturday, February 15 to Sunday, February 23, from 10.30am to dusk …
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Happy accidents: Inventions that prove mistakes aren’t always a bad thing

Some of history’s most life-changing inventions (and a classic toy) have come from those aiming for one thing and discovering another. Under different circumstances, these experiments could have been …
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Revolutionary inventions from the year you were born

From 1919 to 2018, inventors have created medical and technological advances that have changed the world and made life safer, healthier, and easier. See brilliant inventions from the year you were …
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