The Genius of Invention

Michael Mosley is my Justin Bieber

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Michael Mosley is my Justin Bieber

I want to know things and if Michael Mosley, with his very attractive forearms and tantalisingly unbuttoned shirt, is telling me about them, then so much the better...

How Britain can make the most of science

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How Britain can make the most of science

"Although we essentially invented the computer, where is our Apple or Microsoft? We need to invest more and be braver and bolder in backing our scientific ideas"

The 50 greatest British inventions

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The 50 greatest British inventions

We're a nation of inventors, from the worldwide web to the electric vacuum cleaner - here's a rundown of our most influential innovations

What is the greatest British invention?

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What is the greatest British invention?

From the lawnmower to the light bulb and television to the tin can - vote in our poll for your choice, or tell us what fantastic British inventions we've missed...