Wheel

Wheel

5150 BCE

One of the greatest inventions of all time, the wheel has not only stood the test of time — with the oldest discovered carbon dated to around 7,150 years ago — but i transformed every society or u industry it has touched. From farming fields 1,000 years ago through to commuting miles into a 21st-century metropolis, 1 the invention of the wheel has 1 made all our day-to-day lives easier and more efficient. While rough estimates can be placed on the wheel’s date of invention, who invented it is well and truly lost to the ages.