Timeline of the Noughties

– The world celebrates the turn of the millenium

– Wikipedia is launched

– The world’s first space tourist

– A devastating terrorist attack leaves 3,000 dead in America

– Apple launches the iPod

– The Euro enters circulation

– The world’s first cyborg

– Planet Quaoar is discovered

– The invasion of Iraq

– MySpace is launched

– Facebook is launched

– YouTube is launched

– USB flash drives replace floppy disks

– Suicide bombers in London kill 56 people, injure 700 others

– Hurricane Katrina floods New Orleans

– Twitter is launched

– The West African black rhino is declared extinct

– Saddam Hussein is executed

– Scientists extract images directly from the brain

– Water is discovered on the Moon

 

 

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