Why are Germans so inventive?

The shape of the 1916 steel helmet is used by almost all militaries today as is the over 100 year old 9×19mm Parabellum pistol cartridge. Germans invented the world's first submachine gun, general purpose machine gun, assault rifle, jet fighter, jet bomber, rocket fighter, guided missile, etc, etc. Germans were... show more The shape of the 1916 steel helmet is used by almost all militaries today as is the over 100 year old 9×19mm Parabellum pistol cartridge. Germans invented the world's first submachine gun, general purpose machine gun, assault rifle, jet fighter, jet bomber, rocket fighter, guided missile, etc, etc. Germans were the grandfathers of military camouflage patterns. Their weapons, equipment, tanks and tactics were better than those of the Allies.
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