Dawn of science

@article{Padmanabhan2010DawnOS,
  title={Dawn of science},
  author={Thanu Padmanabhan},
  journal={Resonance},
  year={2010},
  volume={15},
  pages={498-502}
}
In mankind’s quest for knowledge, spanning the last four thousand years, certain developments stand out as milestones in the progress of science. This new series, intended for the general reader, will highlight such key events in the growth of mathematics, physics, chemistry, biology and engineering in an approximately chronological manner.