The Neolithic RevolutionJerichoThe Jericho SkullBushel with ibex motifsÇatalhöyükStonehengeStonehenge, Avebury and Associated Sites (UNESCO/NHK)Nuragic architecture at Su Nuraxi Barumini, SardiniaAnthropomorphic steleJade CongWorking jadeRunning horned woman, Tassili n’AjjerRock-Art Sites of Tadrart Acacus (UNESCO/NHK)Rock-art sites of Tadrart Acacus: backstory
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Brought to you by Smarthistory. The Neolithic Revolution was the most important development in human history. The way we live today—settled in cities, protected by laws, eating food from farms—dates from approximately 10,000 years ago.