19th Century Advancements

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The use of technology has address the way we live. This change became known in the 19th century which was an era of great changes on evolution. Most importantly the 19th century was a time of development in fields on mathematics, physics, chemistry and biology that lay the ground work for the technological advances of the 20th century. The 19th century also brought the era of industrialization. Which started in Great Britain and later distributed around the world. In this essay I will explain the advancement in science, technology and commercial culture that the 19th century have discovered and it have made a difference in our daily life. The discoveries found in the 19th century by Ferninand J. Cohn (1828-1898), Joseph…show more content…
One of the most worldwide technological creation that today work as a great transportation tool was the New York’s first subway line on October 27, 1904 known at that time as the Interboro Rapid Transit that are today known as the 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, and 7 lines. This lines were open after four years of tunneling and over 700 miles of track in the world’s most extensive rapid transit system. By the end of the century there was able to create combustion engines that powered cars, boats and cycle. On December 17, 1903 two bicycle mechanics from Dayton, Ohio, named Orville Wright (1871-1948) and Wilbur Wright (1867-1912) flight in the age of airplane with their flight over the North Carolina coast. All this great technological growth are what create a society of diverse materials. The use of transportation is what helps the human being get to work on a daily basics. In the present day there are no human being without a cellphone or a house phone which help communicate thoughts from one house or place to another. Am truly glad this creation have lasted to my present time and as technology still evolve there are becoming more comfortable to use. The T.V are no longer black and white and if they used to show only few channels are now over million channels in different languages. Another great example of the development in technology is the way knowledge in school is being distributed. The old fashion way of writing in a board is with chalk, now we have smart
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