Timeline of the Universe

If the universe were a year old, then it would have begun on January 1st at 00:00:00:00.

The Solar System would have formed on the 1st of September, and by the 23rd, the first life would have evolved. Non-avian dinosaurs would have lived between the 26th and 31st of December, and the lineage of humans and chimpanzees would have diverged on December 31st at 20:00.

Humans would have evolved at 23:52, and put a person on the Moon by 23:59:59:54.

Timeline entries link to the following categories:
Space & Time, Mind & Multiverse, and Light & Matter.

Last updated 11 August 2018 by Dr Helen Klus

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