If we travel back in time, we can see how the following inventions have influenced the world. Some of the oldest and simplest inventions that changed the way of humans forever are stone tools and the control over fire. The next basic invention was microlith, the smallest of all stone tools, that is as small as a needle.
The bow and arrow and the canoe were the Mesolithic inventions that facilitated man's lifestyle. The next invention that brought about considerable changes in man's lifestyle were pottery and wheel, and thus began man's journey towards civilization. These two inventions were aided by the art of metallurgy, which forged the civilizations of the world.
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5. Surgery is a profession that came into being very late is a misconception. Sushruta, a medical practitioner from India, around 800 BC, performed cataract surgeries, plastic surgeries, successfully in his time.
An Ayurveda practitioner, Sushruta wrote a book Sushruta Samhita, during the course of his practice. In his book he described, 120 surgical instruments, 300 procedures, and 8 categorizes of surgeries. Believe it or not, we do use all the procedures and also the instruments even today.
Apart from these inventions, the Wright brother's airplane, computers, nuclear fission, internal combustion engine are just a few of the many.