But the thing we loved the most was Britain's school system and the NHS.
Ironically, it's the two things we're most proud of (48%) that we often criticise most.
But apparently that's all part of being British too, as our love of moaning is a prerequisite for being a real citizen and our defining characteristic, according to 35% of the pollsters. Also a requirement, and hand in hand with moaning, was our obsession with the weather, which was named by 30% of the respondents.
Tools designed to ensure computer code in smart cars does not crash has been inspired by hungry penguins.
The rounded sleeping capsules send guests drifting into ocean before arriving on desert island by morning.
Sitting on the saddle activates the part of the brain responsible for learning, a study has claimed.
Scientists are appealing for more people to donate their brains for research after they die.
Life on Earth may have arrived from Mars on an asteroid, scientists have claimed.
Lunar mission scheduled at the end of 2017 could find out if beer can be brewed on the moon.
A bottle used to teach children how far litter can travel ended up on Scottish beach after 8,700-mile journey.
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