HERE COMES THE SCIENCE - timeline of influential events and people


Influential Scientists

They're super influential


Believe me they are

Galileo Galilei

1564 AD - 1642 AD

Galileo discovers Earth is not the center of the universe

like a boss

Gregor Mendel

1822 - 1884

Gregor Mendel discovered the laws of genetic inheritance with his pea plant experiments

Dmitri Mendeleev

1834 - 1907

He created the periodic table of elements

Sigmund Freud

1856 - 1939

Psychology of the Unconcious

Ernest Rutherford

1871 AD - 1937 AD

Rutherford came up with the nucleur structure of the atom in his gold-foil experiment

Influential Events in Science

also pretty darn influential

Discovery of tides being caused by the moon

150 BC

Seleucus of Seleucia discovers that the moon controls the ocean's tide

Discovery of the cell


Robert Hooke discovers the cell

Basis for classical physics


Sir Isaac Newton creates the laws of motion and the law of universal gravitation

Start of modern chemistry


Antoine Lavosier creates the law of conservation of mass

Helical Structure of DNA


Discovered by Watson and Crick, this discovery became the basis of molecular biology

Influential People In Medicine

they're influential specifically in meds!


460 BC

The greek father of medicine, he prescribed the very first "asprin"



Robert Bacon creates the first pair of spectacles

and he has an awesome name

Leonardo Da Vinci


Dissected corpses to find out more about humans

Anton van Leeuwenhoek

1670 - 1683

He discovered blood cells and observed bacteria

Rene Laenecc


Invented the stethoscope

Influential Events in Medicine

There's just so much influence i cant even take it

First Vaccine


Edward Jenner makes the first vaccine ever to treat small pox

Treating Diabetes


Insulin is first used to treat diabetes

Influenza Vaccine


First Influenza vaccine was created

First Pacemaker


First cardiac pacemaker is made by Paul Zoll

first clone


Dolly the sheep becomes the first clone!!!

I want one!!!

Wars during Scientific Breakthroughs

Sadly people can't appreciate science alone and had to kill people :'(

Persian Wars

499 BC - 448 BC

Hippocrates prescribes first aspirin

Roman Servile Wars

135 BC - 71 BC

Seleucus of Seleucia discovers tides caused by the moon in 150 BC

Seventh Crusade

1248 - 1254

Roger Bacon creates first pair of spectacles in 1249

No War


Leonardo Da Vinci dissects corpses in times of peace

Dutch-Porteguese War

1602 - 1661

In 1616, Galileo proved his theory that the earth revolves around the sun

Franco-Spanish War

1635 - 1659

Cell was discovered 1635

King Philip's War

1675 - 1676

Anton Van Leeunwenhoek discovers blood cells

Great Turkish War

1683 - 1699

Basis for Classical Physics by Sir Isaac Newton

The French Revolution

1789 - 1799

Antoine Lavosier starts modern chemistry in 1789

Haitian Revolution

1791 - 1804

1796- Edward Jenner makes the very first vaccine

Spanish-American War of Independence

1808 - 1833

1816- Rene Laenecc invents the stethoscope

American Civil War

1861 - 1865

Gregor Mendel conducted his pea plant experiments 1856-1863

Comanche Campaign

1867 - 1875

Dmitri Mendeleev published the periodic table in 1869
Ernest Rutherford was born 1871

Russian Civil War

1917 - 1923

1922- Insulin is used to treat diabetes

Chinese Civil War

1927 - 1949

Freud puts the finishing touches on his "Oedipus" and "Elektra" Complexes


1939 - 1945

Influenza Vaccine first made

Mau Mau Uprising

1952 - 1960

Paul Zoll makes the first pacemaker in 1952

Cuban Revolution

1953 - 1959

Watson and Crick's helical structure of DNA

The Calm Land!!!


First clone in 1996- Time of Peace