Man's Greatest Achievements

The greatest things the human race has ever done or made.

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21 Developed and Mastered Agriculture and Animal Domestication

Humanity began a new era.

22 Invented the Printing Press

This has changed the history of the whole world. Without the Printing Press, the Bible, and several other books and works would never be in the hands of simple civilians.

23 Discovery and Control of Electricity

Non of the things rated higher than this could have been done without this

24 Created Cars


25 Reaching the South Pole
26 Made a Sheep Clone
27 Discovery of Mathematics
28 Created the Radio

If someone had a good enough receiver then we could have already contacted aliens

29 Creation of United Nations
30 Discovering Calculus

Math... without it we could not reach the moon, we could not even begin to imagine quantum computing, and we could not ever have mastered flight. I mean if you're going do a loop in a plane then you need to calculate the gravitational pull and factor the weight.

Without it, many things today wouldn't exist

31 Discovery of Geometric Shapes and Angles

So interesting

32 The Popsicle

Lad popsicle is sick init

33 Built the International Space Station

Large scale construction at zero g

34 Deep Space Probes

To have an object made on this earth but have it roaming our neighbours Galaxy is quite remarkable. I'm not certain exactly what information is being gathered but any is good I imagine.

35 Split The Atom

To not only find the smallest unit of matter but then split it is truly a testament to human ingenuity and willpower.

36 Created Medicine

Us humans managed to create cometic drugs that have allowed us to live on from illnesses that would have killed people thousands of years ago

37 Creation of the Boeing 747

A true miracle and also probably one of the gratest achivments in avation and man kind

38 General Theory of Relativity
39 The Discovery of the Double Helix Structure of Dna

Watson and crick's work revolutionized human biology. The genome project existed because of these guys

40 The Space Telescope

This will eventually help us find a replacement for earth and eventually save the human race in general

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