Second Industrial Revolution
Steep growth in industry and the production of steel, petrolium, electric power, and the machinery to produce other goods
This man revolutionized the way to manufacture steel by making the process quicker and more efficient
French chemist and biologist whose discovery that fermentation is caused by microorganisms resulted in the process of pasteurization (1822-1895)
electric lamp consisting of a glass bulb containing a wire filament (usually tungsten) that emits light when heated
Orville Wright credited with the design and construction of the first practical airplane. They made the first controllable, powered heavier-than-air flight along with many other aviation milestones, also showing the beginning of the individual progressive spirit.
(physics) a physical theory that certain properties occur only in discrete amounts (quanta)
used rubber for condoms because it was natural (from a tree) but then after world war II, there was a mass distribution of condoms causing a decline in STDs so more money was put into manufacturing better condoms and began to use latex
a movement of world Jewry that arose late in the 19th century with the aim of creating a Jewish state in Palestine
Baron Georges Haussmann
He was the administrator of the plan Napoleon III launched to modernize and beautify the city of Paris.
London's East End
severely overcrowded area in Britain that exemplified the deteriorating quality of urban housing