Archeologists estimate that humans began using cave drawings to communicate events in their lives as early as 40,000 years ago, a true system of writing didn’t emerge until around 3500 BC when civilizations in and around Mesopotamia began to develop one. More than 5,000 years later, plenty of clay tablets still survive as the oldest verified evidence of a writing system. While the Tărtăria tablets – uncovered in 1961 in a Romanian village – date back to 5500 BC, contain something that appears to be script, there has been no confirmation that it’s an organized style of writing.
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When the snow starts to fall and the chilly wind begins to blow, you just want to stay at home and wrap yourself in blankets, right? No! You want to get out there and make the most of the winter wonderland destinations both near and far. But with so many to choose from, where should you go?
American manufacturers are every bit as creative, and the luxury models are just as high quality, and at lower prices to boot.
Tired of waiting for Bitcoin to reach $1 million so that you can retire? We totally understand, but not really. A far more practical option is to find yourself a job that pays you enough so that you never have to work again.
Think you’re smarter than a 10th grader? Unless you come from one of these 10 countries, consider us skeptical.
You might not have realized this when you woke up this morning, but today is a truly special day for you. Why? Because we’re going to serve up some facts about Ben Affleck that will change your life forever. Or at least provide a few minutes of entertainment.
There’s some characters that pop culture has introduced us to over the last few decades that pretty much everyone knows. But did you know that some of the more iconic characters we know and love could’ve turned out very differently?
Initially, the types of technology that exist in science fiction might sound unrealistic, and then at some point human civilization reaches a stage where it actually becomes possible.
In any event, there are plenty of interesting and unique ideas that different countries incorporate into their festivities.
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When you buy a video game, your goal is to stick it in your console and play it because that’s what normal people do. But if you happened to have bought one of these games and never got around to opening it, you might be sitting on a small fortune.
If you’re a young college student you can, like, totally be forgiven for acting like a ditz. But once you enter the real world, it’s time to start acting like a mature, responsible adult. This means dressing and speaking like a grown up, and making the kind of choices that show you’re a strong, independent adult who wants to be taken seriously.
Christmas can be a testing time of the year, since you have to cherry-pick gifts for everyone around you to prove that you know their deepest, darkest desires. Nobody wants to be the “bad gift” guy, and there’s a few easy ways to avoid that. The obvious solution is to not give anyone any gifts at all, but that’s probably not very nice. Taking the weird route is often a better solution.
Let’s take a look at some colors that’ll really Feng Shui the living bajeezus out of your place in 2020.