significant scientists and events

significant scientists

Archimedes

287 BCE - 212 BCE

inventor mathematition engineer physicist

Charles Darwin

1809 AD - 1882 AD

bioligist
theory of evolution
natural selection

Albert Einstein

1879 AD - 1955 AD

physicist
theory of relativity energy equals mass times the speed of light squared

John Von Neumann

1903 - 1957

inventor of the modern computer

James Watson

1928 - 2013

discovered the structure of DNA

significant events

renaissance

1300 - 1600

also known as the "enlighenment"
many technological advances
many great artists

discovery of electicity

1752

although there were acounts of 'electric' fish befor this this is the year that Benjamin Franklin attached a key to a kite during a storm and had it struck by lightning

discovery of the x-ray

1895 AD

has uses in astronomy
also are used in airport security

significant doctors

Galen

129 - 217

roman phyisician and surgeon

significant medical advances

penicillin

1928

one of the first antibiotics. helped soliders to survive a bactirial infection, befor they would have to amputate it.

wars

syrian war

274 BCE - 200 BCE

yellow turban rebellion

184 - 205

war of 1812

1812 - 1815

Russian civil war

1917 - 1923

world war II

1939 - 1945

iraq war

2003 - 2011