Our Mayans ancestors were still carving symbols into stone but they were working on a alphabet system and advancing in many other ways during this period.
They discovered how to grow corn and proceeded to make this a dietary staple.
They moved farther away from hunting for meat to farming in larger settlements. They focused on pottery and architecture. They built this:
You don't really want to know what went on in there.
And they crafted this:
Which is a depiction of my sister's husband...obviously.
Weird trivial fact: Infants would have objects dangled in front of their eyes in order to permanently cross them because this was considered a sign of great physical beauty.
How's that for a fashion trend?
And you hated bellbottoms.