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Unformatted text preview: 1900 Liberty Hyde Bailey Wright brothers f ight ASHS founded Rediscovery of Mendels paper, beginning of Genetics 1910 Thomas Hunt Morgan & Drosophila, mechanization of Agriculture World War I 1920 Hybrid corn, vitamins Rise of tractor in agriculture 1930 World Depression Dust Bowl 1940 World War II VE,VJ day, Cold War 1950 DNA Structure, Watson Crick, Korean Con f ict Genetic Code 1960 Herbicides Vietnam Era 1970 Man on the moon (1969), Green Revolution, plasticulture Tissue culture, micropropagation 1980 Gene transformation Molecular biology 1990 Gulf War, computors Information revolution Internet 2000 Genomics, directed mutation...
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This note was uploaded on 11/18/2011 for the course HIST 302 taught by Professor Jensic during the Summer '10 term at Purdue University-West Lafayette.
- Summer '10