The stone age
The stone age times were hard indeed in their roles as hunters, collectors, farmers, and tool makers, our ancestors worked with their legs and backs straining against wooden plows in the stony earth. It’s a passion for stone and the desire to continually source and discover new stone from around the world that is at the heart of stone age.
From the dawn of our species to the present day, stone-made artefacts are the dominant form of material remains that have survived to today concerning human technology the term “stone age” was coined in the late 19th century ce by the danish scholar christian j thomsen, who came up with a. The stone age was a broad prehistoric period during which stone was widely used to make implements with an edge, a point, or a percussion surface.
Middle stone age, period in human development between the end of the paleolithic period and the beginning of the neolithic period.