Time since the birth of chemist Rosalind Franklin

Time since the birth of chemist Rosalind Franklin (99 y)

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Time since the birth of chemist Rosalind Franklin (99 y)

  • is 1/2500 of Time since the first modern humans (250,000 y)...more
  • is 1/500 of Time since first humans in Australia (50,000 y)...more
  • is 1/40 of Time since earliest wheeled vehicles (4,000 y)...more
  • is 1/25 of Time since the birth of Socrates (2,487 y)...more
  • is 1/25 of Time since start of building of the Parthenon (2,463 y)...more
  • is 1/20 of Time since the birth of Hero of Alexandria (2,009 y)...more
  • is 1/20 of Time since start of building of the Colosseum (1,945 y)...more
  • is 1/10 of Time since the birth of Omar Khayyam (971 y)...more
  • is 1/4 of Time since the death of Shakespeare (403 y)...more
  • is 2/5 of Time since the birth of Joseph Fourier (251 y)...more
  • is 2/5 of Period of Pluto's orbit (248 y)...more
  • is 2/5 of Time since birth of Sophie Germain (243 y)...more
  • is 1/2 of Time since the birth of mathematician Maria Gaetana Agnesi (201 y)...more
  • is 1/2 of Time since the first iron steamship crossed the English Channel (197 y)...more
  • is 2 x Time since the first man walked on the moon (50 y)...more
  • is 2 x Time since first Boeing 747 entering service (49 y)...more
  • is 4 x One average human generation (25 y)...more
  • is 50 x Lifespan of rat (2 y)...more

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