We can thank the turn of the twentieth century for a myriad of things that have changed our lives forever. Lets put on our steam punk appropriate eye goggles and take a quick look at what our lives were like just 112 years ago.
Why just look at all these notable achievements! Both the zeppelin and the escalator were invented. Freud published his work on the interpretation of dreams. Henri Matisse brought Fauvism to the table! And perhaps most significant, muesli was invented.