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5 Ancient Weapons That Are Simpler than Bows

We all know that humans have one big natural advantage in the natural world: (relatively) high intelligence. Yet, perhaps just as important and arguably a major factor in our evolution, is an ability we take for granted—the ability to throw shit at each other with relative accuracy.

What Was the First Book Ever Printed?

Whether you’re a certifiable bookworm or not, the vast majority of us have benefited significantly from the ready availability of print media in this day and age. But if you’ve always thought that we have the Gutenberg Bible to thank for that, think again: Johannes Gutenberg didn’t invent movable type, and the Gutenberg Bible wasn’t the first book ever printed.
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