The Potter’s Wheel and Metallurgy
Lecture no. 2 from the course: Understanding the Inventions That Changed the World
Taught by Professor W. Bernard Carlson | 33 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Science Course
Step back to the Stone Age and look at the craft of pottery and the development of metals. Although we might think of ancient people as “primitive,” early humans were remarkably observant about the world around them, which led to several complex inventions.