You’re probably not wondering about it, but most of the things you are using every day is known humanity for centuries. When you realize that the oldest socks in the world are 2.500 years-old, and pants 3.300 years-old, you might feel a little strange.
Instrument (40,000 years old) This 40,000-year-old vulture-bone flute was found in southern Germany. Some scientists believe that music may have given our ancestors a strategic advantage over Neanderthals. (Image credits: nytimes.com)Pants (3,300 years old) The oldest pair of pants in the world is 3,300 years old, and it was found in Western China. (Image credits: M Wagner/German Archaeological Institute)