be used to kill microorganisms (which is what it was originally designed for). However, it was a steam-powered model. Below, we are going to talk about the top 10 greatest inventions ever made. Anesthetics allows doctors and surgeons to perform surgeries without the patient feeling any of the horrific pain that otherwise would be felt without the medicine.
When diseases such as smallpox reached North America, they reduced the indigenous population by about 90 percent within a century. Large-scale automated data processing of punched cards was performed for the.S. I have chosen what I think are the greatest modern inventions and listed them from least to most important. In the United States, 73 percent of people the Great Napoleon Bonaparte die of heart failure, cancer, and stroke. Steam Engine, thomas Savery was an English military engineer and inventor who in 1698, patented the first crude steam engine. Immunization / Antibiotics, three centuries ago, almost everyone died of infectious diseases. Feel free to use the comments to add to the list or to debate my choices. However, this doesnt take away from the importance that it has on our society. Due to limited finance, and an inability to resist tinkering with the design, Babbage never actually built his Analytical Engine. Notable others: Laser, Radio, Clock.