5 Greatest Scientific Discoveries of 20th Century?
These are my opinion... What's your opinion.
Do you have any related to Cell & Molecular Biology?
Theory of Relativity
– Albert Einstein 1905
if speed of light is a constant , then time & motion are relative to the observer,
and mass and energy are equivalent E = mc2
1911 Rutherford discovers atomic particles;
1938 Otto Hahn & Fritz Strassman split nucleus of atom releasing energy [fission]
Structure of DNA: J.D. Watson & Francis Crick 1953
double helical polynucleotide of ATGC
Greenhouse Effect – Global Warming
awakens us to science of environmental preservation - NOVA site
hits Jupiter 1994
► March 1993 Gene & Carolyn Shoemaker discover comet –
collides with Jupiter*... offers suggestions on how LIFE might have begun
via organic molecule seeding and water dumping by comets