We humans are inventive by nature and we never stop looking for ways to make our lives easier. Striving to better ourselves and the world around us, we have come up with some truly ingenious inventions throughout history, some of which being more or less responsible for how our world looks like in this day and age. Among them, a few inventions stand out as being at the core of our modern society, inventions that have shaped our world into what it is. Let us then take a closer look at the 10 most influential inventions throughout history.
Another genius invention is the electronic computer. Computers were invented in the 20th century and today, these machines are able to perform amazing feats. Not only are they incredibly super fast with computations but they also enable skilled technicians to control complex systems. Think about space exploration, maneuvering aircrafts and ships, processing of large amounts of data, visual imagery and so on. Some things were considered impossible some time back, but today, computers have them possible. Breakthroughs in the medical field, engineering, pharmaceutical, communication and even business have all been made possible – thanks to the geniuses who invented computers.