Science

Events

Oldest known Indigenous Australian rock art in Northern Territory

26000 BC

Hieroglyphics

3000 BCE

First recorded use of homing pigeons used to send message - the winner of the Olympic Games to the Athenians.

776 BC

Papyrus rolls made of dried reeds are used

500 BC

Paper was invented.

105 BC

The first records indicating Roman Emperor, Tiberius used mirrors to send messages

37 BC

Movable type printing press, invited in china.

1441 AD

Printing Press invented by Guttenberg. Renaissance begins

1455 CE

samuel morse invents the first long distance electric telegraph using morse code.

1843 AD

Alexander Bell invented the telephone

1874

guglielmo Marconi transmits radio signal from cornwall to newfoundland-the first radio signal across the Atlantic ocean.

1901

the first radios with tuners become available.

1916

television broadcast begins in england.

1927

Computers are first sold commercially.

1951

launch of A intelsat II, First satellite link between Australia and overseas.

1966

Xerox invents the Telecopier - the first successful fax machine

1966

First mobile phone communication network starts in Japan

1979

first fibre-optic cable across the english channel begins service.

1986

American goverment releases control of internet and WWW is born-making communication travel at light speed.

1994

Australia launches a program install optic fibre nationwide.

2009