*Takes a huge breath*
Tarmac, Bikes, Cold-formed steel, Modern canal design, Design of aircrafts, Gas lighting, wave energy, iron-hulled steamships, screw propellers, Intelligence Corps, Coal mining, Cast steel, hot blast oven, steam hammer, wire rope, hollow pipe drainage, Print, Roller printing, postage stamps, UTC time, telephones, teleprinters, television, colour TV, Radar, postcards, worlds first portrait gallery, logarithms, principles behind modern economics, geology and sociology, hypnotism, decimal point, telescope, oil industry, fingerprinting, discoveries of properties of carbon dioxide and noble gases, shot put, hammer throw, caber toss, curling, handball, cycling (see: bikes), golf, shinty, ice hockey, Chloroform, ultrasound scanner, Penicillin, treatment to tuberculosis, fridge, toaster, toilet, vacuum flask, kaleidoscope, lawnmower, clock, targe, Boys' Brigade, colour photography, national parks.
Next time you say Scotland is irrelevant, try and take all these things away from you and see how you do. I bet you'll miss those kaleidoscopes, targes, and shinty!
Edited 12/4/2015 22:26:17