Imagine finding a rough, circular rock-like object and spending many minutes, if not hours, trying to pry it open to see what’s inside. Once you finally cracked it open, who would slurp down the slimy, raw interior of an oyster, praying that it wouldn’t kill them? We discuss the many firsts throughout history and the bold civilizations who uncovered these discoveries.
Links for more information:
- Wired: Who Invented the Wheel? And How Did They Do It?
- Slate: Who Figured Out How to Make Leavened Bread?