Agriculture represents the transition from hunting and gathering to an agricultural economy, allowing people to establish settled societies and increase food production.
2. Invention of Writing
Writing enables the recording and transmission of information and contributes greatly to the development of civilization.
The wheel facilitates transportation and contributes to the development of trade.
4. Machined Metal Production
Processing metals such as copper and iron makes it possible to make tools, weapons and structures.
The printing press enables the rapid dissemination of books and information and affects the scientific revolution.
The discovery of electricity revolutionizes lighting, communications and industrial production.
The internet has revolutionized communication and information sharing around the world.
Antibiotics play an important role in the treatment of infections and revolutionize the field of medicine.
The telephone carries instant communication over long distances.
10. Genetic Engineering
Genetic engineering leads to major advances in the field of biotechnology and enables the modification of genetic material.