Ziggurat (Ur, 3rd millennium BC)

Ziggurats were typical terraced step pyramids used as temples in ancient Mesopotamia.

Battleship (HMS Dreadnought, 1906)

HMS Dreadnought revolutionised battleship-building in the 20th century.

Medieval farmhouse

Farmhouses in the Middle Ages were simple, single-storey structures built from earth, mud and wood.

AH-64 Apache (USA, 1975)

The Apache attack helicopter, named after an American Indian tribe, was developed for the United States Army.

Trench network (World War I)

Static warfare was one of the characteristics of WWI

Archaeological excavation (pit house)

Large construction sites provide archaeologists searching for artefacts with a great deal of work.

Nitrogen cycle

Atmospherical nitrogen is bound by bacteria and used by living organisms in the form of various compounds.

RT-2PM Topol Intercontinental ballistic missile (Soviet Union, 1985)

A mobile, nuclear-capable ballistic missile developed at the end of the Cold War.

Supermarine Spitfire (United Kingdom, 1938)

Spitfire was a legendary British single-seat military aircraft used in World War II.

V-2 ballistic missile (1944)

The German liquid-propellant rocket, developed during WWII, was the first known man-made object to reach space.

B-17 Flying Fortress (USA, 1938)

The ´Flying Fortress´ was developed for the United States Army Air Force by Boeing

Continental drift on a geological timescale

The Earth's continents have been in constant motion during the history of the planet.

Sailing ships

Schooners, first built in the Netherlands in the 17th century, were mainly used as merchant ships.

USS Tarawa LHA-1 (1976)

From the 1940s, the increasingly large aircraft carriers became the masters of the oceans.

Bireme (ancient oared warship)

A bireme is a type of ancient warship, with a characteristic pointed bow and two decks of oars, used by many armies.

Fokker Dreidecker I (1917)

The German triplane was perhaps the best known plane in World War I.

North River Steamboat (Clermont) (1807)

Robert Fulton American engineer created the first operational steam-powered ship.

Woolly mammoth

Extinct proboscidea closely related to today's elephants, often hunted by prehistoric man.

Wind power station

Wind power stations convert the kinetic energy of the wind into electricity.

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