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Logarithmic timeline
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Logarithmic timeline

This logarithmic timeline, based on logarithmic scale, is able to show all history on one page in ten lines. In this chart, each row is defined in years ago, that is, years before the present date, with the most recent at the top of the chart.

Years Ago Period Events Progress Regression
0-
10
1995-present: 1990s, 2000s See Logarithmic timeline of current events, GPS, DVD, Nanotechnology, Biotechnology more Nuclear war, Global warming, Environmental disaster
10-
100
1900-1995: 20th century Mass society, Communism, Car to spacecraft, Fusion power, Antibiotics, Electronics, more World wars, Nuclear war
100-
1k
1000-1900;, Middle Ages Renaissance, Industrialization Printing press, Americas, Industrial Revolution, more Plague, Famine
1k-
10k
8000 BC-AD 1000;, Bronze Age, Iron Age Civilization, Pyramids, Jericho, Religion Cities, Writing, Wheel, more
10k-
100k
Paleolithic, Holocene Neolithic Cave paintings Agriculture, Art, Dance, Tally stick Ice Age, Neanderthal extinction
100k-
1M
Pleistocene 150K Human, Fire, Language?, Magic, Religion  
1M-
10M
Pliocene, Stone Age ~2M Evolution of Homo sapiens, Hunting - Gathering, tools  
10M-
100M
~Tertiary Grasses   Cretaceous-Tertiary extinction event,
100M-
1B
Paleozoic, Mesozoic Animals, Flowering plants   ~252 mya Permian-Triassic extinction event
1B-
14B
Precambrian Big Bang, Stars and galaxies, Life on Earth   Mass extinctions

See also