Presentation on theme: "Shannon Hessler AND Dillon Clark. The EKG was introduced to measure the human heart 1900s CATERPILLAR tracks were invented to stop farmers tractors from."— Presentation transcript:
The EKG was introduced to measure the human heart 1900s CATERPILLAR tracks were invented to stop farmers tractors from sinking into the mud. The first electric washing machine was introduced THOR The Wright Brothers have a successful bicycle business before their airplanes. Ford Model T car cost $850 in 1909 Shannon
1910s Automatic Continuous Clothing Closer Ecstasy is invented in GERMANY The Unsinkable Ship sinks in April 1912. Tanks were invented in the early 1910s, and were first used in 1917 in WWI Chlorine gas is used in WWI. Once inhaled, it destroys your lungs. Shannon
1920s T h e r a d I o I s I n v e n t e d ! ! ! ! Wonderbread is the first sliced bread!! (also the nastiest) The polygraph detects changes in your body that suggest you are lying. Using the evaporated ammonia method, it takes 90 min. to cook meat. Disney creates a cartoon with synchronized sound! Shannon
Lobotomies are preformed by taking out the frontal lobe of the brain out to calm people down. 1930s Nylon is invented and used in toothbrushes (????) Hubble telescope is in SPACE Amelia Earhart flies all over the place Shannon
Aqua- Lungs are invented to breath underwater. Velcro is invented by a Swiss scientist 1940s TRYING TO MAKE AN ATOMIC BOMB (BOOM!) Captain Charles E. Yeager is the first man on a supersonic flight. The first microwave successfully melted a candy bar. Shannon
TESTING THE ATOMIC BOMB: the MIKE test Diners Club has the first credit card- like a restaurant tab. First 1955 IBM hard drive weighed one TON! 1950s DNA is looked at through an x-ray. 3-D movies technology is created. Shannon
47 pounds of soil and rock was brought back from the Moon for scientific research. ATMs in 1960 where for paying bills like utility bills, The1968 ATM was different you went and bought cards from the bank that had money on them you then could get money from any ATM any ware, Kevlar is a super strong fiber that is used in many products such as bullet proof vests and gloves. 3D pictures are made with laser technology 1960s Sony launch their first cassette tape back in 1961 Dillon
1970s Shannon and Dillon The ATARI VCS coasted $199 and came with 9 games. The Busicom LE-120A Handy-LE retiled for a total of $395 in 1971. Japan gave the Walkman to celebrates and young people to get people interested in buying them. A man named Dr. Martin Cooper made the first cell phone call he called his rival Joel Engel. Gore-Tex begins selling their revolutionary fabric.
Mount Saint Helens loses 1,314 vertical feet in the eruption. DNA fingerprinting is telling people apart from their unique fingerprints. 1980s A total artificial heart completely replaces the heart. Prozac, the anti- depressant, is created and has 5 million useres within 5 years. Challenger space shuttle launches and horrifically explodes in 1986.
We use GPS everyday, but its hard to imagine the wok that went into putting a satellite in the air so we could find our way through the city. The Hubble Telescopes spectral range spans from ultra-violet light all the way through visible and into near-infrared. Dolly the sheep was the first cloned animal Avian flu is similar to regular flu, but can kill you. It took more than 100 flights to complete the international space station.
Amazing things have happened in the last hundred years. From the first washing machine to GPS, Titanic to Challenger, we have been through a lot. Just imagine what the world will be like a hundred years from now.