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Ancestors and Technology
After digging to a depth of 100 meters last year,:
Russian scientists found traces of copper wire dating back 1000 years, and came to the conclusion that their ancestors already had a telephone network one thousand years ago.
So, not to be outdone, in the weeks that followed, American scientists dug 200 meters and the headlines in the US papers read:
US scientists have found traces of 2000 year old optical fibre, and have concluded that their ancestors already had advanced high-tech digital continue reading...