10 most significant advancements in technology

Events

The Boat

8200 B.C

The first boat was a canoe made from a hollowed out tree trunk

The Wheel

3500 B.C

The wheel was invented in 3500 B.C and rapidly spread across the eastern hemisphere

Money

700 B.C

The Lydian's became the first western culture to make coins

The steam engine

1698

The steam engine was developed over a period of about 100 years

TheTelephone

1876

The telephones first call was made to Alexander Graham Bells assistant, Mr Watson

Electricity

1879

The first trace of electricity was when the light bulb was invented by Thomas Edison

The Car

1885

The worlds first car was invented by Karl Benz, who was from germany

The Firts Airplane

1903

The first airplane was successfully invented by the wright brothers

Apple

1976

Apple was founded by Steve Jobs in the United States

The Internet

1983

Researchers began to assemble the “network of networks” that became the modern Internet