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Major Events in Human Cultural Evolution Homebase (? Ma) Stone Tools (2.5 Ma) Language (? 2.5 Ma) Fire (? 1.8 Ma; 500 Ka) Late Paleolithic Cultural Revolution (40 Ka) --------------------------------------------- Agricultural Revolution (8000 BC) Metals- Copper, Bronze, and Later Iron (6000 BC) Writing (3500-3100 BC) Rise of Civilization (3000 BC)
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Unformatted text preview: --------------------------------------------- Scientific Revolution (1543*) Industrial Revolution (late 1700s) Electronic Computer (1942) Nuclear Age (1945) Space Age (1969) Information Age- The Internet (1969) *Publication by Copernicus of The Revolution of the Heavenly Bodies and by Vesalius of On the Structure of the Human Body ....
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This note was uploaded on 11/22/2011 for the course BIOLOGY 190a taught by Professor Staff during the Fall '11 term at UMass (Amherst).

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